February 16, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

East hockey falls short in finale against Williamsville South

West Seneca East’s hockey team lost a back-and-forth battle with Williamsville South, 6-5, in Sunday’s regular-season finale to enter the playoffs with a 4-11-1-1 overall record. More...

Sectional-qualifying swims highlight East’s, West’s efforts at Class meets

West Seneca West’s and East’s boys swimming teams turned in some solid times at their respective Class Championship meets Saturday at Maryvale, with a number of individuals and relays posting times that were fast enough to qualify for the More...

West hockey drops to fourth for playoffs with loss in finale

West Seneca West’s hockey team inexplicably came out flat to start Sunday’s regular-season finale against Amherst, and that sluggish start — which led to a 3-2 loss — cost the Indians the playoffs’ second seed. More...

West grad Mary Janak earns WVIAC academic honors

West Seneca West graduate and Seton Hill University freshman Mary Janak was among nine members of the Griffin cross country team recently awarded U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic honors for the 2011 season. More...

Scoring woes keeps West girls hoops out of win column

West Seneca West’s girls basketball team has continued to put forth its best effort every time it takes to the floor, but unfortunately for the Lady Indians, scrappy defensive play can only take them so far. More...

High School Sports Scoreboard

West Seneca EastBoys basketball: def. Starpoint 53-50, lost to Hamburg 56-43Girls basketball: lost to Starpoint 48-34, lost to Hamburg 53-27, def. More...

Adey ties 19-year-old West indoor track record

Junior William Adey tied a 19-year old West Seneca West boys indoor track high-jump record by clearing a personal best 6-foot-1 to help the Indians place third in that event in the Team Challenge meet, held Feb. 4 at Fredonia State College. More...

Win over South gives Lady Trojan cagers momentum for finale

West Seneca East’s girls basketball team will take some positive momentum going into tonight’s regular-season finale against crosstown rival West Seneca West, after beating Williamsville South in Monday’s divisional finale, 35-28. More...

Volleyball tournament on tap

The Buffalo Niagara Court Center, 425 Meyer Road in West Seneca, will be holding its annual St. Patty’s Day Adult Volleyball Tournament beginning at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, March 10. More...

ONE LAST TOURNAMENT

— West Seneca West’s Peter Walsh, at top in the left photo, and West Seneca East’s Joe Schaumloeffel, in the back in the right photo, work to extend their seasons during Saturday&rs More...

Buffalo Titans AAU hoops tryouts set

The Buffalo Titans AAU basketball program will hold tryouts for its 14U, 16U and 17U teams’ 2012 seasons from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at the Buffalo Niagara Court Center, 425 Meyer Road in West Seneca. More...

Inexperience closing out games costs West boys hoops

West Seneca West boys basketball coach Dan Chavanne knows that he has a young, inexperienced team this season, so when the Indians found themselves in position to close out Williamsville North February 7, he can’t honestly say he was surprised More...

THEY KNOW WHAT THEY’RE TALKING ABOUT

— West Seneca West Middle School once again served as the location Friday and Saturday for one of the biggest football clinics in New York, the annual Jim McNally Clinic. More...

Sports briefs

The WNY Sting 10U recently defeated the Cheektowaga Crabapples, 11-1, in a Sahlen’s Sports Park 2012 Winter Softball League contest. More...