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August 8, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Town of Amherst sports teams post successful seasons

With the 2018-19 high school sports year starting on Monday, let’s look back on how successful the 2017-18 sports year was in the Town of Amherst.  Teams won division, Section VI — and in a few cases, state championships — and More...

CEBA Sharks to hold tryouts for ’19 squad

The Cheektowaga CEBA Sharks collegiate baseball team will be holding tryouts for its 2019 team at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, and Thursday, Aug. More...

Sacred Heart to hold tryouts

The 2018 high school fall sports season is rapidly approaching.  Sacred Heart Academy will be holding tryouts for the following sports.  • Field hockey – Aug. More...

Fall sports tryouts at Sweet Home slated

Sweet Home High School will hold fall tryouts for the 2018 season beginning Monday, Aug. 13.  Sweet Home will be holding physicals for girls at 5:30 p.m. and boys at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, at the high school, 1901 Sweet Home Road. More...

Daemen College to hold sports camp

Young athletes looking to get a taste of sports offered during the Olympics will have two chances to see what they’re all about over the next few weeks.  More...

Williamsville schools set fall sports tryout dates

The 2018 fall sports seasons at Williamsville East, North and South High Schools is approaching.  Tryouts for the fall season will begin Monday, Aug. 13. More...

PANTHER PRIDE

— Nine players from the Sweet Home JV baseball team play on opposing teams for Mel Ott Little League. More...

Section VI Hall of Fame announces Class of 2018

The Section VI Hall of Fame will once again grow in size this December when it enshrines its Class of 2018 during a ceremony in the Southtowns. The Class of 2018 induction ceremony is scheduled to begin with a cash bar and dinner at 5:30 p.m. More...

Amherst sets fall sports tryout dates

Amherst High School will hold fall tryouts for the 2018 season beginning Monday, Aug. 13.  Physicals for grades 7-12 will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, and Monday, Aug. 13, at the high school, 4301 Main Street.   More...

Junior Thunderwolves baseball to hold tryouts

The Niagara Junior Thunderwolves baseball program will be holding tryouts for its 2019 season throughout August.  More...

Track star Fields returns to Amherst as keynote speaker for athletic kickoff

Ashley Fields, an Amherst Central High School alumni who earned national, state and local track honors, and went on to earn All-America status with the women’s track and field team at Baylor University, will be the keynote speaker for the Amher More...

Sports brief

The Clarence School District is seeking lifeguards, as well as an assistant diving coach for both the girls and boys swimming teams, for the upcoming school year. Both positions are scheduled to start Aug. 13. More...