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September 12, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Young Marauders soccer squad leans on defense to start 5-1

Youth and a lack of experience have not at all slowed down the St. More...

Tonawanda football drops close one to Dunkirk

Tonawanda football lost a heartbreaker to Dunkirk Friday night, 24-22. The Warriors led the Marauders in the final minute of the game, but a 4-yard touchdown run with 26 seconds left snatched a potential victory away from Tonawanda.  More...

Kenmore East tennis gaining valuable exposure

The Kenmore East girls tennis team came into the season with only four girls returning to the lineup. The other seven girls are completely new to the high school tennis scene.  More...

Mount St. Mary volleyball team starts 2-1

The Mount St. Mary volleyball team has won two of its first three matches of the 2018 season.  The Thunder started the season with a 3-1 loss to Lockport. More...

Sports Brief

The Mount St. More...

Marauders cross-country prepared for 2018 season

The St. Joe’s cross-country team returns a strong group of guys from last year and is ready to begin the 2018 season. They have a couple of seniors and a quartet of strong juniors. More...

Sports brief

The Daemen Basketball Sunday School, led by Daemen College head basketball coach Mike MacDonald and the MacDonald Basketball Academy, will be held for boys in grades 5-8 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Sundays, Sept. 16 through Nov. 4.  More...

CALENDAR

Wednesday, September 12 Boys soccer: St. Joe’s at Grand Island 4:30 p.m.; North Tonawanda at Lockport 4:45 p.m. Girls soccer: Kenmore East vs. Mount St. Mary 6:30 p.m.; North Tonawanda vs. Newfane 4:45 p.m. More...

Sports brief

Daemen Basketball Coach Mike MacDonald will host the Little Dribblers Basketball School at St. Benedict in Amherst on Saturday mornings from Sept. 22 to Nov. 10. The school runs from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. More...

New Sweet Home boys cross-country coach hopes to build lifelong runners

Eva Basehart hopes to build lifelong competitive runners in her first year as Sweet Home’s boys cross-country coach.  “I am very focused on running form and smashing personal records,” Basehart said. More...

Brighton Golf League announces winners of Nine-Hole Championship

The Brighton Park Women’s Tuesday Golf League announced winners of the annual Nine-Hole Championship, which took place Aug. 14 and 28.  Adrienne Sakavicius won the low gross overall in the senior division with a score of 112. More...

FOX BLOCKS

— North Tonawanda’s Noah Fox-Stoddard elevates for a block attempt as Williamsville South’s Matt Angelo tries to get a kill during the Lumberjacks’ 28-26 pool-play triumph in More...

Kenmore East football showing improvement

The Kenmore East football team is making progress.  More...

North Tonawanda gets dramatic win over Sweet Home

The North Tonawanda football team got its first win of the second Eric Jantzi era in dramatic fashion Friday night. More...

NT girls volleyball clobbers CSAT for year’s first victory

A lopsided 25-5, 25-5, 25-20 triumph over CSAT on Sept. More...

North Tonawanda girls soccer wins sixth straight T-NT Cup

For the sixth consecutive year, The T-NT Cup for girls soccer is staying at North Tonawanda.  The Lady Lumberjacks built a 3-0 lead at halftime and a 6-0 lead into the second half on their way to a 6-1 home win over Tonawanda on Sept. 4.  More...

St. Joe’s golf team features experienced squad

The St. Joe’s golf team will be led by a familiar face in the 2018 season. Dan Misko has co-coached the team since 2015 with Andrew Bennett but will be the long headman this year. He leads a team that has plenty of returning talent.  More...

O’Hara football gets first win in blowout fashion

Cardinal O’Hara football was impressive this weekend, getting its first win of the season with a 41-12 blowout over Bishop Kearney. More...

O’Hara cross-country adds to depth

The Cardinal O’Hara cross-country team will enter the season with five runners back from last year’s team.  The Hawks had a solid 2017 season, finishing fourth at All-Catholic Championships, which is first among small schools. More...

St. Joe’s football falls in overtime

St. Joe’s football suffered a difficult loss to an out-of-state opponent Friday night. The Marauders lost to McDowell Prep of Erie, Pennsylvania, on an overtime field goal, 24-21.  More...

SCOREBOARD

Kenmore East Football: Lost to Williamsville East 26-25 Boys volleyball: Lost to Niagara-Wheatfield 3-0 Girls volleyball: Defeated Lew-Port 3-0 More...

Bee staffers expect Chargers blowout wins over the Bills

Bills predictions

I guess you would call that start inauspicious. The Bills suffered one of their worst losses in franchise history, falling to the Ravens 47-3. The Bills were outclassed in every facet of the game. More...

Herberger earns spot in Kenmore East Athletic Hall of Fame

Amanda Herberger was, by extreme definition, a two-sport scholar-athlete for the Bulldogs. She earned seven varsity letters at Kenmore East High School, graduating in 2002.  More...

Catalano to lead Mount St. Mary cross-country

The 2018 Mount St. Mary cross-country team will have a different look to it. Seven girls from last year’s squad have since moved on to graduation. More...