Former University at Buffalo wrestling coach Ed Michael has been inducted to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, the school announced.
Michael, an Ithaca-native and the all-time winningest coach in UB history, was honored with a lifetime service to wrestling award. The award is given annually to coaches and contributors who have given lifetime service in their communities and to the young people they have coached, taught, motivated and inspired.
During his 21 seasons at UB, Michael had a career record of 213-106-3. In addition, his 1973-74 team finished with a school-best 22-1 record. The Bulls' 1977-78 NCAA Division III National Championship is the only NCAA Championship for UB in any sport.
MEN'S GOLF: Niagara took home the top-spot in the Little Three Tournament held at Niagara Falls Country Club. With a score of 313, the Purple Eagles held off St. Bonaventure (321) and Canisius (341). Niagara's John Heffernan was the medalist at 73.
WOMEN'S SOCCER: Niagara and St. Bonaventure settled for a 0-0 double overtime tie. Bona outshot Niagara, 26-11, but goalkeeper Rayanne Roman (Lockport) made 15 saves to keep the Purple Eagles in it. Niagara moves to 2-5-1 (1-0 in MAAC), while the Bonnies are now 3-2-1.
WOMEN'S TENNIS: Buffalo State's Nicole Becker (Kenmore East) won her fourth-singles match, but the Bengals fell to Brockport, 7-2.
WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL: Amy Davidzik (Lancaster) had 10 kills as Genesee Community College defeated NCCC in straight sets, 15-2, 15-2, 15-9.