A pair of stars from Ellicottville earned spring Big 30 All-Star honors from the Olean Times Herald, as the paper announced its baseball and softball awards on Monday.
Ellicottville senior Courtney Sexton was named Co-Pitcher of the Year in CCAA East softball postseason honors recently released by the division.
SALAMANCA — After a winless 2019 and no 2020 season at all, the Salamanca softball team is starting to see some results on the field.
SALAMANCA — Salamanca Little League canceled its official season weeks ago, but after receiving approval to use city fields, is exploring possible returns to play this summer or fall.
While the Class of 2020 missed out on a spring high school sports season, Salamanca High School was still able to present its annual senior athletic awards last week.
The traditional Senior Night, like so many other signifiers of a high school sports season, never came for Salamanca’s spring teams. But the Warriors’ spring seniors got their recognition in t…
After steadily improving to back-to-back 10-win seasons, this was the year the Cattaraugus-Little Valley softball team built for with its strong senior class.
With a roll of the dice and a Zoom meeting, the Allegany-Limestone and Ellicottville softball teams came together for an unconventional Senior Night on Tuesday.
Throughout senior year, teachers and parents of students probably at least once heard some of us say things like, “I want to drop out” or “I hate school.”
For as far back as my memory takes me, I can remember there being a softball in my hands, ready to make it onto the field. Day by day, my best friend taught me everything he could about the ga…
(Editor’s note: This letter is the first of a continuing series in the Salamanca Press, honoring high school seniors in spring sports in their own words. Submissions may be sent to samwilsonsp…
Monday began a period without high school sports, as schools around the Southern Tier joined the many around the country shut down in an attempt to stop the spread of coronavirus.
SALAMANCA — In the coming weeks, the Salamanca City Central School District expects to break ground at Veterans Memorial Park as part of its ongoing capital project.
Lexi Wulf’s junior softball season at Cattaraugus-Little Valley placed her on the fourth all-state team in New York State Class C, in all-star honors announced by the New York State Sports Wri…
ELLICOTTVILLE — Ellicottville/Cattaraugus-Little Valley retained its crown in the District 2 10-12-year-old softball championship, but not without a few scares from Fillmore on Tuesday night.
PORTVILLE — After surviving a few tense late innings with Cattaraugus-Little Valley, the Portville softball team is back to where its season ended a year ago.
Low on varsity playing experience entering the year, Matt Finn sounds patient about his Ellicottville varsity softball team.
ELLICOTTVILLE — The last time Salamanca won a varsity baseball game with its own, non-merged team, none of its 2019 players were in high school.
SALAMANCA — After a couple seasons on the varsity level, necessity pushed Emma Fiske and Jordan Ray into leadership roles for the Salamanca softball team. But second-year coach Keith Jones is …
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ALLEGANY — Just like it had in its first two games of the District 2 Little League all-star playoffs, the Ellicottville/Cattaraugus-Little Valley softball team (ages 10-12) needed just four in…
CATTARAUGUS — Through two games, Heather Kagelmacher’s Cattaraugus-Little Valley softball team appears ready for the postseason.
BUFFALO — Salamanca pitchers Adjaza Brown and her cousin Emma Brown combined for a no-hitter, springing a Section 6 Class C softball first round upset over No. 4 Lafayette (12-1) Thursday.
Last week, The Salamanca Press introduced a new feature, ‘SHS Standout Performers of the Week.’ This space aims to highlight notable achievements by Salamanca High School athletes. The Press w…
CATTARAUGUS — Shaking off a shaky start, the Cattaraugus-Little Valley softball team ended a losing streak Monday and hopes it started another winning one headed into the playoffs.