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Crotty Competes at Junior Nationals


By Sean Crotty FLITE Team News Once the sun was able to burn the fog off, Sun Valley, ID heated up with some dual mogul action during Duals Day at Junior Nationals. HoliMont FLITE team athlete Lexi Crotty, coming into Junior Nationals ranked 45th in Dual Moguls, had to navigate a bracket with the Top Qualifying skier in it. Crotty ... Read More »

ECS Winter Sports Awards

On Monday, March 13, various members of the Ellicottville High School winter sports teams were honored with end-of- season accolades at the Winter Sports Banquet. This year’s list of individual award winners are as follows, listed by sport: Girls Basketball Team MVP: Marissa Hamilton Team Defensive MVP: EmmaLea Erlandson Team Heart and Hustle: Evelyn Cortez CCAA East 2 1st Team: ... Read More »

From Sneakers to Cleats


By Indrek Kongats “Take me out to the ball game” was coined over 109 years ago and is still going strong, sung loud and proud at each and every baseball game across the nation. Spring arrived at 6:29 a.m. March 20 as the sure sign that the baseball and softball seasons are once again upon us. The New York Yankees ... Read More »

Outdoor Adventure: First Trout of the Season


By Indrek Kongats Chasing trout is a very rewarding pursuit and catching the first trout of the new season is always memorable. Catching your first one on a fly rod is unforgettable! Fly fishing can be confusing, mystifying and difficult to master, but at the same time, everyone can agree that watching someone proficient at it is pleasing to the ... Read More »

Season Wraps up for ECS Basketball


By Indrek Kongats Ellicottville Eagles basketball has come to an end with the Lady Eagles dropping their second round playoff game to the eventual Class D Champions, the Panama High School Lady Panthers. On the boys side, the Eagles also lost in the second round playoff game to the eventual Class D Champions, the Franklinville Panthers. Although the season ended ... Read More »

Register Now for EVL Races


By Alicia Dziak Before you know it, spring and summer will be here, which means race season in Ellicottville. If you like a little healthy competition, sign up now for one of two awesome races coming to Holiday Valley in May and June. The Happy Half, 5K and Beer Mile returns to Ellicottville on May 13. With different events to ... Read More »

Cummings & Mangan take Gold & Silver at Kandahar Champs

By Caitlin Croft U14/U12 and select U10 athletes headed to Gore Mountain in North Creek, NY for Kandahar Champs. It consisted of one training day and one day of racing. The first run was a Kombi run, which is a blend of Slalom and Giant Slalom; run two was a Giant Slalom. U14 State Championships were held at West Mountain ... Read More »

EVL Tourney Raises Money for Cystic Fibrosis June 3-4


Three-Point Challenge June 2      By Kohl Halloran The fifth year of the annual EVL Tourney has finally been started up. This event has been held every summer for the past four years in an effort to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis. Every year, this event gets bigger and bigger and we can not wait to see what this year has ... Read More »

Winter Carnival is Almost Here!


By Alicia Dziak Head to Holiday Valley March 11-12 for the biggest family-friendly party of the season. It’s Winter Carnival time— get ready to have some fun! Winter Carnival is held in conjunction with the village’s Mardi Gras weekend, and what Mardi Gras celebration is complete without a parade or two? On Saturday, don’t miss the annual Mardi Gras parade ... Read More »

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