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November 2, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

Amherst girls soccer rallies over Lew-Port for A-2 crown

It’s unusual for a team to play better when the opposing team scores first, but that is what motivated the Amherst girls soccer team to the Section VI Class A-2 championship Saturday at Williamsville North.  The third-seeded Lady Tigers tr More...

North field hockey repeats in Class A

For the second consecutive year, Williamsville North is the top field hockey team in Section VI Class A.  The top-seeded Lady Spartans (13-5) defended their title with a 3-1 win over third seed Orchard Park Saturday at Sweet Home.  North co More...

South football beats North in final game of season

Williamsville South’s football team ensured a ninth-straight winning season after defeating Williamsville North, 13-12, Wednesday, Oct. 26. More...

East falls to WS West

A lack of execution doomed the Williamsville East football team’s chances of securing a win in its final game of the season, losing to West Seneca West, 7-2, Thursday at Williamsville South.  More...

North girls cross-country finishes sixth at ECICs

Williamsville North’s girls cross-country team finished sixth in ECIC Division I at the ECIC Championships Saturday at Alden High School.  Leading the way for the Lady Spartans was Olivia Moran with a time of 20 minutes, 44 seconds. More...

Sweet Home girls team wins fifth straight ECIC II crown

Nowak takes overall boys title

Sweet Home’s girls cross-country team continued its dominance in ECIC Division II at Saturday’s ECIC Championships at Alden High School.  The Lady Panthers won the race for the fifth consecutive year, improving to 10-0. More...

North girls soccer advances to section final

Williamsville North’s girls soccer team reached the Section VI Class AA final after beating Niagara-Wheatfield, 1-0, in a semifinal game Wednesday, Oct. More...

CALENDAR

Wednesday, Nov. 2 Field hockey: Class A Far West Regional — Williamsville North vs. Fairport, 7 p.m. (Hilton High School) Girls swimming: Sacred Heart at All-Catholic finals, 6 p.m. (ECC Flickinger Center) More...

South loses in title game

The only team the Williamsville South field hockey squad could not defeat during the regular season ended up being the team that ended its season.  The second-seeded Lady Billies lost to top-seeded Iroquois, 2-0, in Saturday’s Section VI C More...

East girls volleyball routs Sweet Home in Class A quarters

The Williamsville East and Sweet Home girls volleyball teams are no strangers to each other in the Section VI Class A playoffs.  The last three years both squads have faced each other in the section final with Sweet Home winning in 2013 and East More...

South boys volleyball drops non-league matches

Williamsville South’s boys volleyball team finished the regular season with a 7-9 overall record after dropping matches against St. Mary’s of Lancaster 20-25, 20-25, 25-17, 8-25 at home Oct. More...

East’s Kramer places 12th in ECIC II

Alanna Kramer was the fastest cross-country runner for the Williamsville East girls cross-country team at Saturday’s ECIC Championships at Alden High School.  Kramer finished 12th in ECIC Division II in a time of 20 minutes, 53 seconds.&nb More...

Sports brief

The Great Lakes Gators travel baseball program is seeking players for its 2017 13U team. Potential players cannot turn 14 years old before May 1, 2017, in order to be eligible.  More...

Big Red Travel Basketball taking registration for winter

Registration for the 10th year of training sessions and team formation for the annual Big Red Basketball Club is underway — but there is still time for interested players to sign up before the program begins in January.  More...

Sports briefs

The Southline Scorpions 13U travel baseball team is in need of two players to complete its 2017 roster. The team will compete in a Sunday travel league and also four tournaments.  More...

Grand Island dethrones East girls soccer

Lady Flames finish 15-4

Williamsville East is no longer the top Class A girls soccer team in Western New York.  The second-seeded Lady Flames fell to top seed Grand Island, 3-1, in the Section VI Class A-1 final Saturday at Williamsville North.  East had beaten Gr More...

Firemen's Bowling

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Sports brief

A Veterans Day basketball camp for boys and girls in grades K-8, hosted by Daemen College basketball coach Mike MacDonald, will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, in the Lumsden Gymnasium on the campus of Daemen College. More...

Amherst plays consistent, routs Riverside

All season the Amherst football team had struggled with consistent play in games, but that was not the case in its home game against Riverside Friday.  The Tigers rushed for 357 total yards and eight touchdowns on their way to a 54-8 victory.&nb More...

Clarence’s Starr selected for induction to State Volleyball Coaches Hall of Fame

Amherst resident began coaching career with Tigers

With his upcoming induction to the New York State Volleyball Coaches Hall of Fame right around the corner, Clarence boys varsity coach Kevin Starr was brought back to his own playing career and the associated crossroad that would have major implicati More...

South cross-country teams finish second in ECIC II

Williamsville South’s boys and girls cross-country teams finished second in the ECIC Division II race at Saturday’s ECIC Championships Saturday at Alden High School.  Harrison Higgins led the South boys in 16 minutes, 48 seconds, and More...

Amherst boys volleyball falls in Division II-B prequarters

Amherst’s boys volleyball team saw its season come to an end on the road against East Aurora in the Section VI Division II-B prequarterfinals Friday.  The Tigers lost 21-25, 25-23, 25-20, 19-25, 9-25. More...

East field hockey falls in Class B semifinals

Williamsville East’s field hockey team fell one game short of reaching the Section VI Class B final, losing to top seed Iroquois, 3-1, in the semifinals Wednesday, Oct. 26 at Orchard Park.  More...

South girls volleyball advances to A-1 semifinals

Williamsville South’s girls volleyball team moved one match closer to playing for a sectional title after downing fourth seed Hutch-Tech, 25-6, 25-19, 25-17 in the Section VI Class A quarterfinals Friday.  “I think we overpowered the More...

Sacred Heart upsets Frontier on senior night

Sacred Heart’s girls volleyball team has been Frontier’s go-to team for senior night for the last few years always with the expectation that Sacred Heart would be easy to defeat.  This year, the Sharks did not want to play their desi More...

SHAQ swimmers excel at opening meets

Several Sweet Home Aquatic swimmers kicked off the short course season at two recent meets at Erie Community College’s Flickinger Center.  Three 12-and-under swimmers swam at the Super Star meet Series Oct. More...

Regals’ hockey team records 4-1 win

The Buffalo Regals’ 19U hockey team downed the Grant River Mustangs, 4-1, Oct. More...

SCOREBOARD

Amherst Central Boys cross-country: fourth in ECIC III at ECICs Girls cross-country: fourth in ECIC III at ECICs Football: def. Riverside 54-8 More...

Publish sports scores in The Amherst Bee

Anyone wishing to have their teams’ soccer or football results for the fall season published in The Bee, whether it is a house, travel, town, recreational or other team, can submit articles in a variety of ways.  A generic electronic form More...