Weekly Feature



July 18, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Sweet Home boys hockey, Sacred Heart girls hoops share Bee’s Team of the Year honor

It was an exceptional year for many sports teams in the Town of Amherst, but none had bigger seasons than the Sweet Home boys hockey and Sacred Heart girls basketball teams.   More...

Lions Football Classic rosters announced

The Kensington Lions Club, along with ADPRO SPORTS, will present the 43rd annual Kensington Lions All-Star High School Football Classic at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, at Williamsville South High School, 5950 Main St., Williamsville.  More...

Sports briefs

Finn Bluemle of Amherst took fourth with an 85 in the boys 13-15 age division at the Conesus Golf Club on July 16. He also placed second with a 79 at the Churchville Golf Club on July 11. More...

Cross-country camp set

The All-Western New York Cross-Country Camp, a destination running camp for students entering seventh through 12th grade, will be held from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. July 25, 27 and 30, and Aug. 1 and 3. More...

VICTORY

— The Lou Gehrig UCLA Bruins defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide, 8-6, to win the Major 35 softball championship on July 11. More...

THE BEST OF THE FALLS

— The Lou Gehrig 10U Red recently defeated North Tonawanda, 11-9, to win the Battle of the Falls title. More...

CHAMPIONS

— The Astros recently defeated the Twins, 11-4, for the Lou Gehrig Major B baseball title. More...

TigerSharks place high, record personal bests at long course meet

The Amherst TigerSharks had solid representation at the Cheektowaga Outdoor Long Course meet held from July 6 to 8 at Cheektowaga Town Park.  Swimmers placed in the top two in events 20 times.  More...

NATIONAL CHAMPION

— James Bassett, a Getzville native and 2014 St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute graduate, recently helped the Merrimack College men’s lacrosse team defeat St. More...

Egan chosen for Team IMPACT fellowship

Daemen College women’s basketball student-athlete Erin Egan of Williamsville has been chosen to fulfill a fellowship with Team IMPACT, a national nonprofit organization that provides an extended support network to children living with serious a More...

Daemen College to hold summer sports camps

Daemen College basketball coach Mike MacDonald and The MacDonald Basketball Academy will host a basketball camp on Daemen’s Amherst campus from Aug. 6 to 10.  The camp hours are from 9 a.m. More...

Dodgers win Lou Gehrig 2A title

The Dodgers capped their run to the Lou Gehrig 2A championship with a 12-11 victory over the Brewers on July 11.  The champs put forward a full-team effort, winning in superior fashion over the Blue Jays and Rockies, and setting the stage for a More...

Hot Shots Girls Lacrosse Camp slated

Hot Shots Girls Lacrosse Day Camp will run for its 21st year July 23-26 at Amherst High School’s athletic fields on Westmoreland Drive.  Under the direction of Janet Battaglia, the camp is open to girls ages 4 to 17 regardless of ability o More...