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May 16, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

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 Wednesday, May 16 Softball:  Sacred Heart at Akron, 4:45 p.m.  Boys lacrosse:  Amherst at Lewiston-Porter, 5 p.m.; Williamsville North at Lancaster, 5 p.m. Girls lacrosse:  Amherst at Lake Shore, 5 p.m.; Willi More...

East boys lacrosse beats South, wins Williamsville Cup for first time since 2014

For the first time since 2014, the Williamsville Cup is returning to Paradise Road.  The Flames doused Williamsville South, 13-2, on May 7 to win the Williamsville Cup, signifying the best head-to-head regular-season records among East, South an More...

Amherst’s Halt breaks girls pentathlon school record

Morgan Halt broke the Amherst girls outdoor track and field record in the pentathlon with 3,217 points at Saturday’s Williamsville South Track and Field Invitational at Williamsville South.  Jill Schilerfer-Schineggenburger set the previou More...

Sweet Home tennis drops league matches, beats North

Sweet Home’s boys tennis team dropped to 3-7 in ECIC Division II with losses to Williamsville East 4-1, on May 7; Starpoint, 3-2, on May 9; and Hamburg, 3-2 on Friday.  Jonah Murphy was Sweet Home’s only winner against East, winning More...

Sports brief

The Sweet Home football program will be holding a golf tournament fundraiser with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. More...

Amherst drops two of three league games

The Amherst softball team needed to rally from a 5-0 deficit to record an 8-7 win the first time it played Starpoint.  The Lady Tigers had no problems in the rematch, scoring 11 runs in the first three innings in an 11-0 road shutout on May 9. More...

Sports briefs

The Williamsville boys and girls basketball camp for students K-8 will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 25-29 at Williamsville South High School, 5950 Main St. There is no residency requirement. The cost is $225 and includes a T-shirt and a ball. More...

East boys track evens dual record

Williamsville East’s boys outdoor track and field team evened its record at 2-2 with a 72-65 road win over Williamsville South on May 8.  Junior Jameson Reid led the Flames with wins in the high jump, long jump and 110-meter hurdles.  More...

Amherst baseball secures first win of season

It took until its 13th game of the season but the Amherst baseball team is no longer winless.  The Tigers got an overall good effort in their 6-3 road win over Starpoint on May 9.  More...

Amherst boys lax posts victories in three of four

Amherst’s boys lacrosse team (8-7) continued its late-season surge after beating Lockport, 10-6, at home on May 7, and earning road wins over East Aurora, 11-8, on Thursday and North Tonawanda, 11-7, on Friday.  Amherst coach Stefan Henn c More...

South track holds successful invitational

Williamsville South was the place to be on Saturday as over 20 teams competed in the inaugural Williamsville South Track and Field Invitational.  “There were a lot of great performances from what I feel was a very successful meet all arou More...

Sacred Heart lax blanks St. Mary’s

Sacred Heart’s girls lacrosse team posted its first shutout of the year after blanking St. More...

Hamburg snaps Amherst’s win streak

Lady Tigers remain perfect in Class C

Amherst’s girls lacrosse team played well but fell short against reigning Section VI Class B champion Hamburg, losing 9-5, on the road Saturday morning.  The loss snapped the Lady Tigers’ seven-game win streak.  Both teams were More...

Sports brief

The Just Show Up softball skills camp for all girls in kindergarten through eighth grade will be held from 9 a.m. More...

Sweet Home baseball splits last four

Sweet Home’s baseball team opened the week with a very bad 21-5 home league loss against West Seneca East on May 7, and then played well in a 6-5 nine inning home loss against Hamburg on May 9 and beat Starpoint, 4-3, on Friday and Frontier, 8- More...

South baseball rallies past Starpoint

Williamsville South’s baseball team (9-6, 7-5) scored twice in the top of the seventh inning to secure a 6-5 road win over Starpoint on Thursday.  Nick Huber walked, stole second and scored on an RBI single by Nick Torgalski. More...

Scoreboard

Amherst Central Baseball:  def. Starpoint 6-3; lost to West Seneca East 9-1 Softball:  def. Starpoint 11-0; lost to West Seneca East 10-1 Boys lacrosse:  def. Lockport 10-6; lost to West Seneca West 15-7; def. More...

Sweet Home boys track wins seventh straight ECIC II title

Sweet Home’s boys outdoor track and field team continued its domination against ECIC Division II competition, beating Hamburg, 89-52, on the road on Monday to clinch the division title and finish undefeated for the seventh straight year.  More...

Amherst boys tennis clinches tie for ECIC II title

For the second year in a row, Amherst’s boys tennis team tied with Williamsville East for the ECIC Division II title after beating the Flames, 3-2, on Friday.  More...

Sacred Heart softball finishes 3-1 at tourney

Sacred Heart’s softball team won three of four games at the 38th annual James “Ace” Morabito Memorial Invitational Softball Tournament Saturday and Sunday at the Mudville Softball Complex in Herkimer, New York.  More...

East baseball completes league play undefeated

Williamsville East’s baseball team completed an undefeated regular season against ECIC II opponents after beating Hamburg, 6-1, and 9-4 in 11 innings, in a doubleheader on Friday. More...

South softball downs East in league rematch

Teams share ECIC II title

The Williamsville South and Williamsville East softball teams have had their share of great games over the years and the teams’ latest meeting at East on May 9 was no exception.  The Lady Billies posted a 3-1 road win, avenging an 11-0 hom More...

North baseball drops three of four league games

Spartans finish 4-8 in ECIC I

Williamsville North’s baseball team finished 4-8 in ECIC Division I after suffering losses in three of its four games played last week.  More...

East’s Myers takes third in pentathlon

Williamsville East’s girls outdoor track and field team competed in the Williamsville Invitational on Saturday and came away with several season-best performances.  Freshman Kayla Myers placed third in the pentathlon with a score of 2,576 More...

Sacred Heart track loses close meet with Nardin

Sacred Heart’s girls outdoor track team lost a close meet against Nardin, 56-49, on May 9 at John F. More...

North boys lacrosse wins three

Williamsville North’s boys lacrosse team erased a four-game losing skid with victories over Sweet Home, 10-2, on May 8, Lockport, 13-5, on May 9 and the Buffalo Public Schools, 16-1, on Friday.  “It was nice because we had not won a More...

North girls finish ninth at South Invite

Williamsville North’s girls outdoor track and field team placed ninth out of 22 teams with 41 points at Saturday’s Williamsville South Track and Field Invitational.  Chloe Hurrell took fourth in the girls pentathlon with 2,419 points More...

South girls lacrosse downs North

Six different players scored goals in the Williamsville South’s girls lacrosse team’s 9-7 home win over Williamsville North on May 8.  “We played really well,” South coach Rick Hopkins said.  Nina Stephens scored thr More...

Sweet Home girls lacrosse earns wins

Sweet Home’s girls lacrosse team (3-7) won two of its three games played last week, defeating North Tonawanda, 14-7, on May 7 and Lewiston-Porter, 15-1, on May 9.  More...

North softball wins on ‘senior day’

Lady Spartans finish second in ECIC I

Williamsville North’s softball team secured second place in ECIC Division I with a 10-4 home win over Jamestown on Friday. More...

Sports brief

Volleyball camps will be offered in the spring and summer at Daemen College’s Lumsden Gymnasium on Daemen’s Main Street campus.  A setting school for boys and girls grades 7-12 will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. More...