Weekly Feature



July 12, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Bailey’s time is now

Williamsville native makes fifth appearance at Sabres’ development camp

Williamsville native Justin Bailey is not a stranger to participating in the Buffalo Sabres Development Camp.  More...

Williamsville fall sports tryouts set

The 2017 fall sports season at Williamsville East is soon approaching.  More...

Sports brief

A cheerleading camp for students entering kindergarten through fifth grade is being offered from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. from July 18 to 20 at Heritage Heights Elementary, 2545 Sweet Home Road. There is no residency requirement. More...

Fall sports tryouts at Amherst slated

Amherst High School will hold fall tryouts for the 2017 season beginning Monday, Aug. 14.  Varsity and JV sports physicals will be held from noon to 2:30 p.m. in the high school health office.  More...

Amherst resident helps Thunder win lax title

The Tuscarora Thunder Tyke Division Team (birth years 2009-2010), including Amherst resident Alex Dunlop, won the North American Minor Lacrosse Association Championship on Sunday by defeating the Onondaga Redhawks 5-3, at the Onondaga Nation Arena in More...

Girls lacrosse camp set

Hot Shots Girls Lacrosse Day Camp will run for its 20th year July 17-20 at Amherst High School’s athletic fields on Westmoreland Drive.  More...

Sports brief

Current summer baseball players ages 9-17 can extend their season through the fall with Team New Era Fall Elite Travel Teams.Tryouts will be held at New Era’s Depew training facility, 3950 Broadway, based on a player’s current age. More...

Big Red hoops camp planned

The 11th annual Big Red Basketball Camp, one of the only area camps held for players who will be entering kindergarten through seventh grade in the fall, will be run from Aug. More...

TOP GOLFER

— Tyler Delisanti, 11, won the overall title and placed first in the chip portion and second in the drive portion of the 12-, 13-year-old division of the Augusta National Drive, Chip and Putt Q More...

Street hockey tourney set for August

The Buffalo Storm hockey organization is currently seeking additional teams to take part in its upcoming 2017 Outdoor Street Hockey Festival in three of the Town of Cheektowaga parks.  More...

Softball camp set for summer

Clarence varsity softball coach Todd Banaszak and his staff, along with local high school and college coaches, will be running the fourth annual Clarence High School Championship Softball Camp from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. July 31-Aug. More...

North boys hockey, East softball share Team of the Year honor

It was an unforgettable year for the Williamsville North boys ice hockey and Williamsville East softball teams.  More...

Social tennis league slated

USTA Eastern’s Sets in the City Buffalo begins a six-week session from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesdays starting July 12 at West Seneca East Senior High School, 4760 Seneca St.  The cost is $60 per player for a six-match season. More...

South girls golf team seeking players

The Williamsville South varsity girls golf team will begin the 2017 fall season with a practice at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 17 at Audubon Golf Course, 500 Maple Road.  Players should meet at the pavilion near the clubhouse. More...

Dudas’ win streak hits nine games

Glory Days Softball League

The Wallenwein’s Dudas recently pushed their Glory Days Softball League 50+ Division winning streak to nine games after taking down Bobby J’s, 10-3.  More...

Fall sports tryouts at Sacred Heart slated

Sacred Heart Academy will hold fall tryouts for the 2017 season beginning Monday, Aug. 14.  Players must sign up for a sport prior to tryouts. More...

HOCKEY ELITE

— Amherst resident Massimo Santa Maria, right, stands with 2008 birth year Cataractes AAA Elite Stars (Quebec) head coach Pascal Beaudoin after the team defeated the Canadian International Hock More...

Hilbert College to host girls hoops summer camp

The Hilbert College girls basketball team will be holding a summer camp July 16-20.  Registration/check-in is from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Sundays, and each camp concludes at 3 p.m. on Thursdays.  More...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes to host five camps at five churches

The Buffalo branch of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be offering camps in five different sports during each of the Wednesdays in August.  The FCA “1Camp” is open to boys and girls ages 6-12 who are looking to increase thei More...

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

— Stumpf’s Gymnastics’ Sean Turtle, middle, placed 16th in the all-around at the national championships in Kissimmee, Florida. More...

Sports brief

The Lou Gehrig Lasers softball program will be holding open tryouts for the 2018 softball season at 6 p.m. from August 7 to 10 at the Lou Gehrig complex, 50 Dann Road, East Amherst. There is no residency requirement.  More...

Red Devil lacrosse camp slated for Clarence Middle

Red Devil Camps, based out of Clarence but open to anyone in Western New York regardless of residency, will offer young athletes the chance to improve their lacrosse skills via its upcoming annual clinic.  The Red Devils Lacrosse Camp is open to More...

Cross-country camp set

The All-Western New York Cross-Country Camp, a competitive running camp for students entering seventh through 12th grade, will be held from 8:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. July 19, 21, 24, 26 and 28.  Runners will travel to different sites each day. More...