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November 8, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Clarence, East Aurora land multiple players on top squad

All-Bee Boys Soccer

Clarence and East Aurora always field outstanding boys soccer teams and the trend continued this season.  Neither squad suffered a loss to a Section VI team on their way to sectional championships as Clarence won the Class AA title and East Auro More...

North’s Kircher tabbed Girls Coach of the Year

For the past 10 years, Doug Kircher has made the drive from Rochester to Williamsville to coach the Williamsville North girls soccer team. Judging by the team’s performance over the past decade, it has been worth it.  More...

EA’s Schiltz named Boys Player of the Year

Bryce Schiltz’s first goal of his four-year high school career for East Aurora’s boys soccer team came against Iroquois inthefirstgameofhisfreshman season. His ability to find the back of the net never stopped. More...

A SPECIAL MOMENT

- The KAT Varsity Raiders took on the Black Rock Riverside Varsity Raiders in an end-of-the-year bowl game Sunday, Oct. 29. More...

NT boys volleyball season ends in II-A semis

North Tonawanda’s boys volleyball team was unable to fulfill its season-long quest of avenging its semifinal-round exit from the 2016 postseason, as the second-seeded Lumberjacks were eliminated from the Section VI Division II-A bracket by thir More...

Strong finishes coaching career in sectional semis

Kenmore West girls volleyball coach Kelly Strong finished her long career this past week with a loss in the semifinal round of the Class A playoffs. The Lady Blue Devils fell to Niagara-Wheatfield, 3-0. More...

Sports briefs

New York Inferno Fastpitch is looking for a few players. The 14U Gold Futures is looking for a 2003-2004 pitcher, utility player and hitters. The 16U Showcase Platinum and Gold teams are looking for pitching and hitters. More...

Mount St. Mary soccer falls to Nichols in semifinals

A solid Mount St. Mary soccer season came to an end last Monday when the Thunder fell to Nichols 1-0 in the semifinal round of the Monsignor Martin playoffs. More...

Five programs represented on First Team

All-Bee Girls Soccer

A vast array of talented players from five schools make up the 2017 All-Bee Girls Soccer Team.  More...

All-Bee Soccer squads’ selection process explained

Given the tremendous success of last year’s squad, The Bee’s sports staff is once again proud to recognize some of the area’s top talent with the 2017 installment of the All-Bee Soccer teams.  More...

Will East’s Ford named Girls Player of the Year

Tess Ford has been a steady presence in the midfield years for the Williamsville East girls soccer team but with the graduation of the school’s all-time leading scorer, Marissa Birzon, the five-year starter took her game to a whole new level th More...

EA’s Beale named Boys Coach of the Year

East Aurora has been a dominating force in boys soccer for decades, but Kevin Beale — the 2017 All-Bee Boys Soccer Coach of the Year — said it is a testament to the East Aurora community that begins with the Town of Aurora Arsenal youth s More...

Sports briefs

Daemen College Basketball coach Mike MacDonald and the MacDonald Basketball Academy will host a Veterans Day Basketball Clinic for boys in grades pre-K through eight on Nov. 10.  More...

St. Joe’s football moves on to semis with win over Lancers

In a chippy game filled with a plethora of penalties, the St. Joe’s football team edged out St. Mary’s, 34-13, on Saturday afternoon to move on to the semi-final round of the Monsignor Martin playoffs.  More...

WINNER WINNER

- Pictured is the St. Joe’s Novice 8 boat. Novice teams from West Side Rowing Club battled it out at the Hogan Fries Regatta last weekend. The St. More...

Local hockey players to compete in Icing the Fed tournament

High school hockey players in Western New York will have a chance to get a head start on hockey season. Players from about a dozen Federation Hockey teams will play in the inaugural Icing the Fed 3-on-3 Tournament at Riverworks Nov. 16.  More...