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June 23, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

First Team’s majority reached state playoffs

2016 All-Bee Softball

Great teams typically comprise great players, and the 2016 All-Bee Softball Team is no exception. More...

State semifinalist Depew’s Seelig tabbed All-Bee Coach of the Year

Sometimes, for a coach, the toughest thing to do is to make a strategic or lineup change, even if things aren’t going as well as planned. More...

Bartus recognized as ‘W’ Club Athlete of Year

West Seneca West senior and future Penn State men’s volleyball team member Cameron Bartus was recently announced as the recipient of the Varsity “W” Club Athlete of the Year award for the 2015-16 school year. More...

East baseball holds team awards banquet

West Seneca East’s baseball team recently held its awards banquet last week at Ilio DiPaolo’s to put the finishing touches on its 2016 campaign. More...

All-Bee Softball Teams named; selection process explained

The Bee’s sports staff decided to once again honor some of the area’s best softball players with the fifth annual installment of the All-Bee Softball Team. More...

East’s Sambrotto competes at national track championships

West Seneca East freshman Ray Sambrotto placed 15th overall in the Freshman Boys One Mile finals with his time of 4 minutes, 37.09 seconds at the New Balance National Outdoor Track Championships, held Saturday in Greensboro, North Carolina. More...

Sports participation policies outlined

West Seneca School District students who are planning to participate in a sport for the 2016-17 school year have a number of steps that must be completed prior to the start of the school year. More...

Grasshopper ‘C’ Astros edge Cubs

West Seneca Youth Baseball

The West Seneca Youth Baseball Association’s Route 16 Astros skipped past the Allstate Sainsbury Agency Cubs, 15-13, in a recent Grasshopper “C” Division contest. More...

Depew’s Karsen Cotton repeats as All-Bee Pitcher of the Year

Karsen Cotton has built quite the reputation among softball circles near and far over the past few years. More...

East’s Kelly voted Player of the Year

West Seneca East sophomore Anilese Kelly knows what’s going through a pitcher’s mind when staring down a batter of her caliber, having been at the other end of that showdown countless times during her career. More...

Vonsik Memorial golf outing slated for July 14

Proceeds benefit West’s ‘Underdog’ scholarships

West Seneca West Varsity “W” Club advisor Joe Cantafio never personally met Skip Vonsik, but he’s told Vonsik’s story so many times that you’d practically think the two were best friends growing up. More...

Sports briefs

Current summer baseball players ages 9-14 can extend their seasons through the fall with Team New Era Fall Elite travel teams, which will be holding tryouts at Team New Era’s Depew training facility, 3950 Broadway. More...

Sports brief

Cardinal O’Hara High School, 39 O’Hara Road, Town of Tonawanda, will be the host site of an All-Star Soccer Clinic, from 9 to 11 a.m. July 18 to 22, for boys and girls who will be in the fifth through eighth grades in the fall. More...

East names May’s Athletes of the Month

West Seneca East’s Varsity “E” Club and Girls Athletic Association recently announced that Josh Katashuk, Shannon Borowiak, Sam Jacobs and Monica Lewicki were their respective Athletes of the Month for May. More...

Comfort Windows uses offense to top Wallenweins

Glory Days Softball

The Comfort Window Panes put on an offensive display to defeat the Wallenweins Dudas, 19-10, in recent Glory Days Softball 50+ Division action. More...

Sports brief

Villa Maria College will host two basketball camps this summer, one for boys in grades 4-9 and one for girls in grades 4-12. More...