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Southern Tier Xpress 2015-2016

October 2, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Southern Tier Xpress Fall To Vengeance In Overtime, 2-1"

September 29, 2016 - The Post-Journal -"Xpress Yourself"

September 18, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Break Out"

September 17, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Miscues Hurt Xpress In 4-2 Loss At Northwest Arena"

September 9, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Open Season Tonight At Lockport"

September 4, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Open Their 2016-17 Season At Lockport On Friday Friday"


Northwest Arena Rebranding

September 30, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Northwest Bank Arena Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony"

August 30, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Jamestown Savings Bank Arena Renamed Northwest Arena As Part Of Rebranding Effort"


Kraft Hockeyville/24 Hour James(Hockey)town

March 1, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Seeing Red"

March 1, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Jamestown Skating Club, Chautauqua Mall Team For Fashion Show"

February 28, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Puck Drops On 24-Hour Hockey Event"

February 17, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Jamestown Savings Bank To Light The Arena Red For 24 Hours In Support Of Heart Care"

February 14, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Hockey Town: Teresi Purchases First Tickets To JSBA Event"

February 4, 2015 - WCA Hospital - "Heart Patient, Brian Cersosimo"

January 22, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Prink the Rink"

January 20, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA To Compete In 'Hockeyville' Contest"


Southern Tier Xpress 2015-2016

March 12, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Lose In Final Game Of Season"

February 17, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Red The Rink Set For Friday"

February 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Southern Tier Xpress Hosts Hockey Game For Area Students"

December 22, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Bring A Smile To WCA Pediatric Patients"

December 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Andriaccio’s Goal Helps Xpress Knock Off Pittsburgh, 3-1"

December 6, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Late Goals Derail Xpress In 7-6 Loss"

December 5, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Fall 6-3 To Toledo"

December 1, 2015 - The Post Journal - "‘Pink The Rink’ Raises Over $5K For Roswell"

November 23, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Suffer Another Road Loss To West Michigan"

November 22, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Fall On Road To West Michigan"

November 15, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Better Effort Not Enough As Xpress Fall, 4-3"

November 14, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Boxed In: Southern Tier Short-Handed Too Often In 2-1 Loss"

November 9, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Southern Tier Falls Behind Early In 3-1 Loss At Metro"

November 8, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Power Play Carries Xpress To Win"

November 2, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Shootout Win"

November 1, 2015 - The Post Journal - "McCutcheon Gives Xpress Shootout Win"

October 22, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Lose Two In Toledo"

October 18, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Offer Little Resistance Vs. Metro"

October 16, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Host First-Place Metro This Weekend"

October 12, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Southern Tier Suffers Road Setback To Vengeance, 5-2"

October 11, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Back On Track: Third-Period Goal Sends Xpress To 1-0 Win Over Pittsburgh"

October 4, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Six Power-Play Goals Help Send Wolves To 8-1 Victory Over Xpress"

October 3, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Chartier Scores Twice To Lead Xpress To Win"

September 28, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Aptakin’s OT Goal Propels Xpress On Road"

September 20, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Geloneck Stops 52 Shots, But Xpress Fall, 3-0"

September 19, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Can’t Hold Early Lead In Loss At Wooster"

September 13, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Highs And Lows: Gerace Scores First Goal, But Xpress Fall To West Michigan"

September 12, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Strong Finish Propels Xpress"

September 9, 2015 - The Post Journal - "A Closer Look At A Few Of The Xpress Players"

September 6, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Third-Period Collapse Dooms Xpress In Opener"

September 5, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Mayor Supports Southern Tier Xpress"

September 5, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Open Today"

August 5, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Arena GM To Focus More On Hockey"

June 28, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Locals Zweig, Tota Prepare For Xpress Camp"

June 18, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Tab Gerace With No. 1 Pick, 10th Overall"

June 18, 2015 - The Post Journal - "West Ellicott Native Calls It A ‘Big Honor’ To Be Top Choice"

June 9, 2015 - Press Release - "Xpress announce signings and roster additions"

May 30, 2015 - The Post Journal - "Xpress Will Have New Head Coach: Ramm Replaces Galiardi For 2015-16 NA3HL Season"


Southern Tier Xpress 2014-2015

May 27, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Weisgerber Commits to Mercyhurst"

April 3, 2015 - Press Release - "Desrosier Commits to St. Olaf College"

March 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Long Train Running"

March 8, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Season Ends In Overtime"

March 6, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Fall in 1-0 Series Hole at Metro"

February 24, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Drop Final Game At Toledo"

February 24, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Representatives Held Scoreless In First Prospects Game"

February 24, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Southern Tier Ready For Postseason Run"

February 22, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Posts Plague Xpress"

February 21, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Derailed"

February 16, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Complete Sweep In Cincinnati"

February 15, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Dominate: Down Cincinnati, 9-3, Improve To 25-16-1 On Season"

February 8, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Win In OT"

February 7, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Late Third-Period Goal Helps Xpress Continue Hot Streak"

February 6, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "‘Enough Is Enough’ - Xpress Rebound Continues, Have Little Trouble With Cleveland"

February 6, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Hooky For Hockey"

January 26, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress’ Losing Streak At Six"

January 25, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Drop Fifth Straight In Cleveland"

January 24, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Suffer Controversial OT Setback"

January 23, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Players Visit Patients At WCA"

January 20, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "No One Flies Alone"

January 19, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Fall To Cherokee Saturday At JSB Arena"

January 17, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Derailed At Home: Fall To Toledo, 6-1, Play Cherokee Again This Afternoon At JSB Arena"

January 15, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Offer Unique Look Inside First Season In City"

January 12, 2015 - The Jamestown Gazette - "Southern Tier Xpress: Winning at More than Hockey"

January 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Penalties Mar Xpress’ 11-5 Loss To Metro"

January 11, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Southern Tier Jumps Metro Into Third Place"

January 8, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA Weathers Storm for Benefit Game"

January 8, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Train Kept A-Rollin:Highlights And Happenings"

January 5, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "So Close: Xpress Lose Dogfight To Cleveland"

January 4, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Top Cleveland, Now In Second Place In East"

December 25, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Fan-Friendly Entertainment: Southern Tier Xpress, Prospect League Baseball, New Stateline Management Build Momentum Into New Year"

December 22, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Roll To Easy Win Over Cincinnati: Complete Weekend Road Sweep Of Swords, 8-2"

December 21, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Roll by Swords"

December 14, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Rout Cherokee, 10-0, In NA3HL"

December 13, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Sneak By Toledo"

December 10, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Come Home With Two Midwest Victories"

December 9, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Andriaccio Nets Two Goals In Xpress Win"

December 8, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Drop Opener Of Midwest Road Trip"

December 5, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Westbound Train"

November 24, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Suffer 3-1 Loss At Pittsburgh"

November 20, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Youth Hockey"

November 20, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress U-16 Team Goes 2-2 At Rochester Tournament"

November 16, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Complete Weekend Sweep"

November 15, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Gibson, Sunde Lead Xpress To 5-2 Win Over Swords"

November 10, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Desrosiers Lifts Xpress To Victory"

November 9, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Post Win Over Swords"

November 3, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Fall To Vengeance, 3-2"

November 2, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Third Period Sinks Xpress"

October 26, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Derailed By Jets, 8-5"

October 25, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Post 7-5 NA3HL Victory Over Metro Jets"

October 24, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Helping Hands To Raise Funds For New Truck"

October 20, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Junior Lumberjacks Hand Xpress 7-1 Loss"

October 19, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "There's No Place Like Home"

October 12, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Fail To Impress In Loss"

October 6, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Suffer Road Setback To Metro"

October 4, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Southern Tier U-16 Team Plays At Showcase"

September 29, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Working OT"

September 28, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Quick Starters"

September 25, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Enjoy Weekend Off Ice"

September 16, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Jump On Vengeance Early In Sunday Victory"

September 14, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Swords Turn Dull, Xpress Rally For 5-2 Win"

September 11, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Home Sweet Home"

September 8, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Fall To Pittsburgh, 4-2"

September 7, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Perfect Start"

September 6, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "No Average Train Ride"

August 31, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Falconer Fire Department, Southern Tier Xpress Exercise Teambuilding"

August 21, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress U-16 Team Ready For Its Season"

August 13, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Name 26-Man Roster"

July 25, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Seeking Booster Members"

July 12, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "The Xpress Lane"

July 11, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Select Andriaccio In NA3HL Draft"

July 11, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Season Ticket Drive Under Way"

May 21, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Galiardi, Wolfe Named Xpress Coach, Assistant"

April 8, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "It’s All In The Name — Southern Tier Xpress"


Xpress Notes by Brian Cersosimo, General Manager of the JSBA

November 5, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "More Consistent, Xpress Have Lot To Look Forward To"

September 1, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress To Open Season Saturday"

August 26, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Finalize Roster For Upcoming Season"

August 18, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Training Camp Brings Xpress Back Into Spotlight"

July 16, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Gearing Up For Another Season"

July 9, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Looking For The Place To Be This Summer? Try JSB Arena"

May 5, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA Preparing For Busy Summer Ahead"

March 11, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Despite Loss, Xpress Wrap Up Successful Season"

March 3, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Playoff Week Begins"

February 18, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Plenty Of Activities On Tap For JSB Arena"

February 3, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Big Hockey Week at JSBA"

January 21, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Could Jamestown Be Hockeyville?"

January 2, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Many Keys To Success Of Southern Tier Xpress Hockey In 2014"

December 16, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "‘Spectacular’ Things Happening At Arena"

November 11, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Sure Appreciate Their Many Arena Fans"

October 24, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Holding Together We Can Food Drive Challenge"

October 17, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Support For Xpress Has Been ‘Fantastic’"

October 7, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Roster Boasts Twins"

September 30, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Arena Excitement: Fans Are Responding To Xpress Fast Start"

September 16, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "The People Who Make The Xpress Move"

September 8, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "It's One Of Those Opinionated Days"

September 1, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Xpress Tie It All Together"


Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular 2014

February 19, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Progressive Skating, Gymnastics Spectacular To Air On ABC"

February 8, 2015 - The Buffalo News - "The spotlight shines on a reborn and rebranded Jamestown"

January 8, 2015 - Team USA - "John Orozco: Combining Summer & Winter Sports"

December 14, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Power & Grace: Skating And Gymnastics Spectacular Captivates Arena Crowd"

December 11, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Pair Perfect: Skating And Gymnastics Spectacular Returns To JSBA Saturday"

December 11, 2014 - GoErie.com - "Top skaters, gymnasts perform in Jamestown, N.Y."

December 8, 2014 - Jamestown Gazette - "Skating and Gymnastics Spectacular is Back!"

November 3, 2014 - Jamestown Gazette - "Skating and Gymnastics Spectacular Returns"

October 27, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "‘The Voice’ Winner, Danielle Bradbery Excited For Dec. 13 JSBA Performance"

October 20, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Aussie Invasion: Simpson Looking Forward To New Experience In Jamestown"

October 4, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Davis, White Excited For Jamestown Performance: Duo To Appear At JSBA Dec. 13"

June 19, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Gold Stars: Davis, White To Headline Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular"

March 24, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Australian Pop: Skating And Gymnastics Spectacular To Feature Cody Simpson"

A Special Thank you to Greg Peterson at the Post-Journal for 3 years of coverage on the Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular! Check out his exclusive Youtube Interviews with performers from the show!


Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular 2013

December 15, 2013 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA Hosts Second Annual Skating And Gymnastics Spectacular"

December 8, 2013 - The Post-Journal - "Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular Returns Saturday"

November 29, 2013 - The Post-Journal - "Skating, Gymnastics Return To JSBA: Four-Time World Champion Browning Joins Star-Studded Cast"

June 27, 2013 - The Post-Journal - "Skating, Gymnastics Spectacular To Return: Tickets For December Show On Sale Today"


Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular 2012

December 16, 2012 - The Post-Journal - "A Night To Remember: Arena Undergoes Transformation Before It’s Ready For Prime Time"


Misc.

December 7, 2016 - The Post-Journal - "Arena To Host Santa Express Saturday"

December 10, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Derek Davis Band To Headline Annual JSBA Christmas Concert Dec. 19"

December 8, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

December 2, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Winner Of NYS Comedy Contest To Headline Stand-Up Comedy At JSBA"

December 1, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

November 25, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

November 19, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

November 19, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Turnbuckle Tussle: JSBA To Host Big Time Wrestling Event Dec. 3"

November 10, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

November 3, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "New Session Starts Wednesday"

November 3, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

October 30, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Youth Hockey"

October 27, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

October 27, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Youth Hockey"

October 23, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Pride Conference Offers Education, Fun And Food"

October 22, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

October 10, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Youth Hockey"

October 6, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

September 15, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Learn To Skate Begins Wednesday"

August 20, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Bronze Medalist"

August 19, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Jamestown Skating Club Receives Style Tips"

August 16, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Kaye Trainer Makes Ice Fun, Safe For All"

August 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Gala Of The Royal Horses Comes To Jamestown"

August 2, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Lovin’ Every Minute Of It: Seinfeld Well-Received At Ice Arena Shows"

July 18, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "McFall Following Dad’s Lead"

April 28, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA To Host Wine Tasting Event"

April 13, 2015 - Jamestown Gazette - "For the Love of Lucy: Lucy Stirs Art World Again"

April 13, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Careers In Business Day: JBC Hosts Over 220 Area High School Students"

April 5, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Safety Village Event A Success"

March 26, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA To Host Interactive Ice Skating, Dancing Event Saturday"

March 25, 2015 - The Jamestown Gazette - "Beauty and Grace: Skate & Dance Spectacular"

March 25, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

March 17, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

March 17, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "McFall Brothers Hockey Clinics To Start Tonight"

March 15, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Good Behavior Awarded With Hockey Game"

March 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "JSBA To Present ‘Chuggington LIVE!’ At Reg Lenna April 7"

February 25, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Learn-To-Skate Sessions Continue"

February 24, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

February 20, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Lots Of Laughs: JSBA Comedy Series Seeks To Establish Year-Round Entertainment In Jamestown"

February 16, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Raiders Headed To Super Sunday"

February 16, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Puck Skills"

February 15, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Rotarian Rendezvous: Area Clubs To Meet For ‘Light Up Rotary’ Event"

February 12, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Home Ice Advantage: Cersosimo Reflects On First Year As Arena GM"

February 7, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Senior Moments"

January 24, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Jamestown Resisdent Praises Pink the Rink"

January 22, 2015 - The Post-Journal - "Adult Hockey"

December 11, 2014 - The Post-Journal - "Homecoming: Rohm Returns For Hometown Show At Jamestown Savings Bank Arena Club Dec. 23"