February 25, 2015 RSS feed / Sports

Shooting woes prevent Lady Warrior cagers from topping Eden in regular-season finale

The members of Tonawanda’s girls basketball team did just about everything coach Jay Hall could’ve asked them to do in Feb. 18’s regular-season finale with Eden. More...

Bulldogs advance in small school hockey sectionals

The Kenmore East Bulldogs are well on their way in the Section VI small school hockey playoffs. The Bulldogs defeated West Seneca West Sunday, 5-2 in the small school quarterfinals. Russ Riggio scored two goals for Kenmore East. More...

THE NEXT STEP

Will Boerema, first row, center, an Amherst resident and senior at St. Joe’s, recently signed a national letter of intent to play soccer at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. More...

Cathcart breaks O’Hara scoring record

Donel Cathcart made history for the Cardinal O’Hara Hawks, breaking the school’s single season boys basketball scoring record. More...

CALENDAR

Wednesday, February 25Boys basketball: Orchard Park at Kenmore West, 7 p.m.; Kenmore East at GrandIsland , 7 p.m.; TBA at Tonawanda, 7 p.m.Girls basketball: Mt. St. Mary’s at Buffalo Seminary, 4:30 p.m. More...

Sharks 19U Baseball seeks pitchers

The Cheektowaga Sharks 19U travel baseball team is in need of a few pitchers to complete its roster for the 2015 CEBA League-Collegiate Division season. More...

Jacks clinch top seed in boys hoops

The North Tonawanda Lumberjacks clinched the top seed in the Section VI A-1 boys basketball brackets as well as a share of the Niagara Frontier League title with a Feb. 18 win over Grand Island. More...

NT’s Benton plays well in return to hoops lineup

North Tonawanda’s girls basketball team got some much-needed reinforcements Wednesday with freshman starting shooting guard Taylor Benton’s return to the lineup following a three-week hiatus due to a broken finger. More...

Sports briefs

The Southtowns Stars Amateur Hockey Association is hosting a March Classic Tournament starting on Friday, Feb. 27, and running through Sunday, March 1, with a three-game guarantee. More...

Simon breaks St. Joseph’s hoops coaching win record

Marauders defeat St. Francis for playoff berth

Mark Simon is now the winningest basketball coach in St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute history. The Marauders defeated St. More...

Lady Blue Devils hold third seed in Class AA playoffs

Boys to face Orchard Park in opening round

After winning a Niagara Frontier League title, the Kenmore West Lady Blue Devils will hold the third seed in the Section VI Class AA girls basketball playoffs. More...