Niagara Gazette


September 19, 2013

Area Sports: Golf, youth football, youth fall baseball

Niagara Gazette — Ron Burakowski and Ryan Henesey won a playoff to earn the title as overall winners of the Member-Guest Golf Tournament at River Oaks Golf Club in Grand Island last weekend.

The one-day, two-person event shamble net best ball format also produced six winning pairs in their respective flights: Dave McKay and Glen Gast, Art Ciechoski and Mark Rydza, Steve Hemedinger and Brian Juntanen, Bill Williams and Jay Raepple, Tom Tedesco and Frank Tedesco and Ron Whipple and Peter Weisneborn.

• At Niagara Frontier Country Club, Sandra Brown was the Class A winner in this week’s Wednesday 18-Hole League, shooting a 73 to top her flight in low net scoring. Margie Bullis led Flight B with a 69, while Marie Olson led Flight C with her score of 57.

Kathy Penale led Flight A in the Tuesday Nine Hole League’s weekly event, odd/even, with her score of 21. Gerry Donovan scored a 24 to lead Flight B, while Gail Walker led Flight C with her score of 27.

Last week, in the league’s low gross results, Becky Orsi led Flight A with her score of 43 while Sue Millville led the flight in low putts with 13. June Helfrich led Flight B in low gross with a 53, while Fran Hall was the low putts leader with 15. In Flight C, Marie Olson led in low gross with her 57 while Leiba Wolfgang led in low putts with 15.


The Buffalo Stars youth hockey program, based in Holiday Twin Rinks in Cheektowaga, is offering a complimentary full set of hockey equipment, except for skates, to the first 12 participants who register for a beginner hockey program that is scheduled to begin October 2.

Registrations are being accepted now until next Wednesday, September 25, at Holiday Twin Rinks from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Interested families may also register online at

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