Weekly Feature

January 18, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Cardinal O’Hara boys basketball riding four-game win streak

No one expected the last possession to be as meaningful as it was. Cardinal O’Hara had trailed East 73-64 with just 1:32 left in the game. Yet, with time running down, the Hawks had the ball and trailed just 73-72. More...

NT boys hoops focusing on the present

The North Tonawanda boys basketball team has set itself up well. The Lumberjacks are 9-2 overall on the season and lead the Niagara Frontier League with a 6-1 record. More...

Defense fuels Tonawanda girls hoops wins

¦ Schoelerman posts triple-double in squad’s victory over Alden

The best offense truly proved to be a good defense for Tonawanda’s girls basketball team, as the Lady Warriors’ ability to shut down the opposition led to a pair of key ECIC IV victories — including Thursday’s 31-25 conquest o More...

St. Joe’s hockey riding 10-game win streak

St. Joe’s Federation Hockey continued to roll with another three-win week. The team is now riding a 10-game win streak and sits at 12-1-1 and 7-1-1 in league play.  More...

Kenmore West accepting HOF nominations

The Kenmore West Athletic Hall of Fame Selection Committee is accepting nominations for the Induction Class of 2017.  Individuals may be nominated in three categories; Athlete, Coach/Administrator and Honorary. More...

Gymnastics team competes in invitational

The Niagara Team from Gleason’s School of Gymnastics Xcel Team participated in the Graffiti Invitational Meet in Niagara Falls on Jan. 8.  More...

Tonawanda wrestling defeats NT in ‘Battle for the Belt’

The Tonawanda-North Tonawanda non-league wrestling match on Jan. More...

Mount St. Mary hoops riding win hot streak

Going into the holiday break, the Mount St. Mary basketball team was looking to hit its stride. The Thunder started 4-4 before getting two straight wins heading into the Christmas season.  More...

Starters’ injuries have impact on NT girls hoops’ fortunes

Injuries are never a welcome development in the sports world, but when you’re a relatively young team still trying to gel as a unit under a new coach with new systems, they can have the potential to knock a team off track rather quickly.  More...

St. Joe’s wrestling turns in solid week

St. Joe’s wrestling posted another solid week with two dual-meet meet victories. Tuesday, the Marauders took on crosstown rival Kenmore West, earning a 56-26 victory.  More...

SUPLEX CITY

- Robert Hengel of Kenmore West lifts his opponent Isaac Rice of Williamsville North during a 138-pound match at the Williamsville North Tournament Saturday. More...

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS CALENDAR

Wednesday, January 18 Girls basketball: Mt. St. Mary vs. Niagara Catholic 6 p.m.; Cardinal O’Hara vs. Bishop Kearney 6:30 p.m.; North Tonawanda vs. Maritime Charter School 7 p.m. More...