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Evans Bancorp. and Community Bank System were named winners of the Raymond James Community Bankers Cup, a first-time recognition created by Raymond James & Associates.

Evans, based in Hamburg, and Community Bank, based in DeWitt, were among 30 banks around the country to receive the award, and were the only two based in New York state.

Raymond James analyzed 300 community banks with total assets between $500 million and $10 billion, and chose the top 10 percent based on their profitability, operational efficiency and balance sheet metrics.