Sports Briefly…

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county teams for Saturday, April 26:


Baseball: North East at Youngsville, 11 a.m.

Meadville at Warren, noon

Softball: Fairview at Warren, 11 a.m.

Track: McDowell Invitational, 9 a.m.


The Warren County Horseshoe League will hold a workbee at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 28, and Monday, May 5, at the fairgrounds. All pitchers and anyone interested in joining the league are asked to help. League play will begin on Monday, May 12.

Chautauqua Trap

The Chautauqua County Trap League started off its season Thursday night with Celoron edging Randolph, 343-342, and Carroll beating Busti, 334-328. Perfect 50’s were shot by high vet Bob Faga and Rob Becker (Celoron) and Kim Milford (Randolph).

Tracie Carlson (Randolph) was high lady at 47×50, high sub-junior Dalton Becker (Celoron) at 48, high juniors Ben Paddock (Busti) and Andrew Hvizdzak (Randolph) at 47 each, high senior vet Gary Sickles (Randolph) 48, and high super senior vet Howard Arnold (Randolph) at 49.

CELORON (343): Bob Faga 50; Rob Becker 50; Vern Brown 49; George Powley 49; Rich Foster 49; Dave Anderson 48; Derek Dubois 48

RANDOLPH (342): Kim Milford 50; Howard Arnold 49; Gary Sickles Jr. 49; Skip Frazier 49; D.M. Bifaro 49; Nate Milford 48; Tom Boire 48

CARROLL 334): Ken Anderson 49; Jim Nowacki 49; Ed McCullough 48; Marty Nelson 48; John Foster 47; Dave Straight 47; Lynn Schnarrs 46

BUSTI (328): Charlie Brown 49; Ben Paddock 47; Hod Edgreen 47; Reed Johnson 47; Craig Broberg 46; Dick Starks 46; Jim Bessey 46


The Warren at Fort LeBoeuf baseball game scheduled for Friday was postponed. It will be made up at 4 p.m. Tuesday, with junior varsity to follow.

The East at Warren softball doubleheader postponed on Friday will be made up at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Farm Colony Complex.

The Warren at Titusville boys tennis match postponed on Friday will be made up at 3 p.m. Saturday in Titusville.

The Sheffield at Brockway softball game postponed on April 16 is now 3 p.m. Thursday, May 8.

The Sheffield at East Forest game postponed May 13 has been canceled.

Schedule change

Youngsville softball will travel to Union City for a 4 p.m. game on Monday, with junior varsity to follow.

Golf results

Here are Thursday’s Conewango Valley Country Club Men’s Day results:

First flight: Joe Nelson 34, Tony Pellegrino Sr. 37, Tyler Martin 37

Second flight: Bob Gray 39, Mike Barber 42, Chad Vicini 42

Third flight: John Bevevino 43, Rich Laws 43, Jasen Diley 45, Matt Duliba 45, Alec Conarro 45

Fourth flight: Bob Metzgar 44, Larry Loughlin 45, Brett Cappa 45

Fifth flight: Pat Farrell 50, Bob Follett 52

College news

Youngsville High School graduate Abel Robinault recorded an NCAA Championships provisional-qualifying time for California University of Pa. in the 5,000-meter run Thursday at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia.

Robinault finished in third place while running in the college flight of the 5,000 meters on Thursday night. He shattered his personal record in the event by nearly 20 seconds after posting a time of 14:28.60. Robinault now holds the third-best time in the PSAC this spring.