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August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Sports

St. Joe’s Davis leads North over South

All-Star Football Classic

Nigel Davis put on a show at the 39th annual Kensington Lions Club/ADPRO All-Star High School Football Classic Wednesday, July 30 at Depew  High  School’s  Frank Constantino  Sports  Complex.  The recent St.  More...

Inaugural memorial run, fun walk slated for late coach

Greg Stang touched the lives of thousands of young men and women during his 35 years as a teacher and track and cross country coach at Williamsville North High School. Mr. Stang died Dec. 23, 2013.  More...

Buffalo girls squad finishes 2-3 at Summer Hoops Festival

A team of girls basketball players from Buffalo finished 2-3 at the Buffalo Coaches Association of New York’s fourth annual Summer Hoops Festival Friday through Sunday in Johnson City, New York.  As a replacement to the Empire State Games, More...

Williamsville schools set fall starting dates

Sports verifications for all fall 2014 varsity, JV and modified sports in the Williamsville Central School District will be conducted by appointment only Mondays to Thursdays through Thursday, Aug. More...

Sports brief

Williamsville’s Max Fogel (ice hockey), East Amherst’s Bailey Weigel (women’s basketball/women’s lacrosse) and Amherst’s Ed Doherty (men’s lacrosse) of Potsdam State College were named to the State University of Ne More...

Junior Thunderwolves to hold baseball, softball tryouts

The Niagara Junior Thunderwolves travel baseball and softball teams will be holding tryouts throughout the month of August.  The organization provides year-round baseball/softball training on the campus of Niagara County Community College, as we More...

HEAT OVERPOWERS LIGHTNING

— The 14U Lancaster Heat travel softball team won the gold championship at the Can Am Tournament July 27 in Watertown, New York. More...

Gentner memorial golf tourney set

The 2014 Gerry Gentner ‘66 Memorial Western New York Golf Tournament will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at the Glen Oak Golf Course, 711 Smith Road, East Amherst.  The cost is $100 per person or $400 for a foursome. More...

BLUE DOMINANCE

— The Lou Gehrig 12U Blue team recently won the Hamburg Xtreme Summer Madness Tournament. More...

Tryouts slated for WNY Sting

The WNY Sting travel softball organization recently finalized its tryout schedule for the 2015 season.  The Sting competes in the Niagara Frontier Softball League, as well as in numerous tournaments both locally and out of the area throughout t More...

Sports briefs

Amherst graduate Ashley Fields, a soon-to-be redshirt junior on the women’s track and field team at Baylor University, was named to the dean’s list for the 2014 spring semester.   More...

St. Benedict’s Parish to hold annual golf outing

The St. Benedict Parish’s annual golf outing will tee off on Friday, Aug. 8 at Grover Cleveland Golf Course on the corner of Main and Bailey, Buffalo.  Registration begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

THE CHAMPS

— Amherst residents Erin O'Connor-Sage, left, and Amy Stohl were crowned 7.0 women's doubles division champions at the Buffalo Series 2014 City Open Tennis Tournament held July 25-27 at the Mil More...

Fall baseball league seeking teams

The Western New York Boys of Summer fall travel baseball league is accepting team registrations at the 11 through 16-year old age levels, based on players’ 2015 playing ages, for its upcoming season. More...

Hoops team wins two of three at tourney

A team of boys basketball players from Buffalo went 2-3 at the Basketball Coaches Association of New York’s fourth annual Summer Hoops Festival Friday through Sunday in Johnson City, New York.  More...

South girls golf team looking for players

The Williamsville South varsity girls golf team will begin its fall season at 3:15 p.m. More...

CHAMPIONS

— The Cardinals defeated the Tigers, 11-10, on July 17 to win the Mel Ott Division A title. More...

Lou Gehrig Red wins tourney

The Lou Gehrig Red scored three runs in the top of the sixth inning and played solid defense to defeat Lancaster Red, 13-12, to win the 8U Iron Horse Classic.  Seeded fifth, Lou Gehrig Red went 2-1 through round-robin play, beating Canandaigua, More...

Amherst sets fall starting dates

Sports physicals for Amherst High School modified, JV and varsity students are slated from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Monday, Aug. More...

CHAMPIONS

— The Lou Gehrig Blue Ironhorsemen recently defeated the Lou Gehrig Red, 8-2, to win the 15U Southtowns Slugfest – BB Wood Bat Tournament. More...

Buffalo Wings baseball holding tryouts

The Buffalo Wings travel baseball program has announced that tryouts will be held for its 2015 11U team.  There are three days of tryouts including Saturday, Aug. 16, Sunday, Aug. 17 and Saturday, Aug. 23. More...

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