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March 27, 2014 RSS feed / Sports

North, OP earn lion’s share of First Team nods

2013-14 All-Bee Boys Hockey

Williamsville North’s and Orchard Park’s boys hockey teams had some of the Western New York Varsity Hockey Federation’s best players this winter, as evidenced by the Spartans and Quakers taking up two-thirds of the First Team spots More...

Many sources of inspiration guide boys’ Coach of the Year Crozier

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Kenmore’s Orlowski named Girls Coach of the Year

Jeff Orlowski has coached hockey for 20 years but never coached girls hockey until Kenmore started a team four years ago.  It’s been a winning formula, as under Orlowski’s direction, Kenmore has won the past three Section VI titles i More...

West names winter’s final top athletes

West Seneca West’s Varsity “W” Club and Girls Athletic Association recently named Pete Walsh, Greggory Hart Jr., Casey Dynarski, Andy Bartz, Jen Green and Emily Marchitte their respective final Athletes for the Month for the winter More...

CALENDAR

Friday, March 28 Baseball: West vs. Olmsted, 4:45 p.m. Boys lacrosse: East vs. North Tonawanda, 5 p.m.  Saturday, March 29 Boys lacrosse: East at Amherst, 1 p.m.   More...

All-Bee Hockey Teams named; selection process explained

Being selected for an All-Bee Team is an honor that the recipients are proud to receive, not just because it looks good, but also because opposing coaches see how valuable a player each recipient is to his or her team — which is why The Bee has More...

Hilbert to hold hoops camps

Hilbert College will hold its annual boys and girls summer basketball camps, from June 29-July 3 and July 13-17 for boys, and from July 6-10 for girls.  Registration/check-in is on Sundays between 2:30-4 p.m. More...

Amateur Sports Development Fund accepting applications

The Board of Directors of the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame is announcing that applications are being accepted for funding from its Amateur Sports Development Fund.  The deadline to submit an application for funding — available at ww More...

Spring sports previews to begin next week

The Bee will begin previewing the spring sports teams in next week’s edition by publishing a preview of the boys and girls lacrosse teams. More...

Marauders’ team leader Perna named boys’ inaugural Most Valuable Player

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First Team recipients loaded with experience

2013-14 All-Bee Girls Hockey

The 2014 All-Bee Girls Hockey team looks similar to last year’s inaugural squad.  Four of the six selections — West Seneca’s Erin Gehen, Monsignor Martin Association’s Rachel Lenard, Williamsville’s Rachel Grampp an More...

Kenmore’s Pray named girls’ inaugural MVP

When the stakes are high, Kenmore goalie Lauren Pray always delivers.  The inaugural All-Bee Girls MVP has excelled in many high-pressure situations with the Kenmore Federation girls ice hockey team this season, none bigger than the stop she mad More...

Town Wreckers capture swim league championship

The Orchard Park Town Wreckers Swim Team won its third consecutive Niagara Swim League Championship on March 8-9 at the Aquatic Center on the campus of SUNY Fredonia. More...

Indians’ indoor track squad celebrates successful season

West Seneca West senior indoor track team co-captain Adam Sorrentino placed eighth out of the 28 accepted throwers in the boys emerging elite weight throw — surpassing his predicted finish by double digits behind a toss nearly three feet better More...

Bowman Cup date slated

The 10th annual Scotty Bowman Showcase — consisting of three all-star hockey games between players from Buffalo and their rivals from Rochester — is currently scheduled to take place starting at 6 p.m. More...

Buffalo Junior Sabres set tryout dates

The Buffalo Junior Sabres hockey organization will be holding tryouts for the Pee Wee Minor and Major teams Monday, March 10 at the First Niagara Center and the Bantam Minor, Bantam Major, 16U and 18U teams Monday, April 7 and Tuesday, April 8 at the More...

Hockey clinics slated for FNC

The First Niagara Center will be the host site when the HarborCenter holds nine Academy of Hockey development clinics from late March through early April for travel players at the AAA and AA levels.  Included among the co-ed clinics will be two More...