Weekly Feature



March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

First Team boasts multiple returning honorees

All-Bee Girls Hockey

There are a few things the six First Team all-stars on the 2016-17 All-Bee Girls Hockey Team have in common, but one of the bigger things is the fact that many of them were First Team selections last season, which just goes to show how talented the t More...

Williamsville’s Hopkins voted Coach of the Year

Hockey has been a way of life for Williamsville girls coach Rick Hopkins for as long as he can remember, going all the way back to when he played for his father, Dick, for eight years. More...

Hot Shots Girls Lacrosse Camp slated

Hot Shots Girls Lacrosse Day Camp will run for its 20th year July 17-20 at Amherst High School’s athletic fields on Westmoreland Drive.  Under the direction of Janet Battaglia, the camp is open to girls ages 4 to 18 regardless of ability o More...

Sports brief

North American Youth Sports will hold its annual basketball tournament at multiple sites throughout Buffalo from March 31 through April 2.  More...

Bowman Cup showcase slated for March 22

Roster nominations sought

The annual Scotty Bowman Showcase for some of the area’s top high school upperclassmen and Junior-level players will take off for the 13th year beginning at 5 p.m. More...

Eden 14U volleyball squad wins year’s third tournament

The Eden 14U volleyball team earned its third tournament title in six tries Sunday when it was crowned champion at the Pace Bootleggers Spring Invitational Tournament, held at Victor Junior High School in Rochester.  More...

HEAVENLY HOOPSTERS

The Queen of Heaven Lady Eagles varsity basketball team recently finished its season in grand fashion, winning 16 in a row and making school history by winning its first-ever Diocesan championship over St. Amelia’s of Tonawanda. More...

Registration underway for Junior PGA season

The Western New York PGA Junior Golf Tour is gearing up for another successful season this summer by holding membership and tournament registration drives, both of which are already underway.  Membership information can be obtained by visiting w More...

Sports briefs

The Elma Meadows women’s golf club is currently seeking new members for the upcoming golf season. Club members, who can choose either 9- or 18-hole options, will play on Thursdays at Elma Meadows starting in May. More...

League’s top scorer named Player of the Year

It’s only appropriate that Julia Mings played for the combined Clarence/Amherst/Sweet Home girls hockey team — affectionately known as “CASH”— because when it came to scoring goals during this season, the 2016-17 All-Bee More...

West names February’s top athletes

Advisers for West Seneca West’s Varsity “W” Club and Girls Athletic Association recently announced that Parker Welling, Kyle Ziemba, Nate Ryniec, Sean McCarthy, Zach Walters, Jordan Hauser, Kaitlyn Ziemba and Mia McClain were their More...

MOVING ON

West Seneca East senior Ryan Kostek, front row middle, is flanked by parents Kellie, left, and Ed Kostek while recently signing his national letter of intent to continue his academic and football careers starting next fall at Alfred University. More...

All-Bee Girls Hockey Team 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...

Sports Development Fund accepting applications

The Board of Directors of the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame is accepting applications for funding from its Amateur Sports Development Fund.  The deadline to submit an application for funding is May 1. More...

Bantam Warriors claim 14U mixed hockey title

The Cheektowaga Warriors Bantam 14U Mixed hockey team clinched the top spot in its division heading into the 2017 WNYAHL playoffs, which was a positive omen for the squad that would ultimately claim the WNYAHL Championship.  More...

Arsenal soccer registration slated

The Aurora Arsenal Soccer Club is currently holding registration for its upcoming 2017 house league season. More...

Publish scores in The Bee

Anyone wishing to have their team’s basketball, hockey or other winter sports results published in The Bee, whether it is a house, travel, town, recreational or other team, can submit articles in a variety of ways.  More...