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Bulletin Board for Nov. 8

Sports Collectors Corner in the Walden Galleria will host a private signing with Buffalo Bills rookie linebacker Kiko Alonso on Nov. 12. For more information call 681-9600.


Colgate’s Jenna Panepinto (Kenmore West) was named to the All-Patriot League second team in women’s soccer. Jenna’s sister, Lexi, scored the clinching goal in a shootout Tuesday to give the Raiders a victory over Bucknell in Hamilton in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League playoffs. Jenna also scored in the shootout, which decided the winner after the teams played 110 minutes of scoreless soccer. Jenna Panepinto is a sophomore defender who had two goals and four assists for Colgate this season, including the game-winner in a 1-0 victory over Lehigh. Lexi started all 17 games and had one goal in a 3-0 victory over Cornell and two assists.


Casal’s School of Fighting Arts in Niagara Falls will host Fight Night V at 6 p.m. Nov. 16.

There will likely be 25 amateur boxing bouts scheduled for the card, which takes place at 1767 Maryland Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. and tickets cost $10. Tickets can be purchased at Casal’s or by calling 990-3112.


Western New York’s largest sports card and memorabilia show will be held Nov. 24, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the Hearthstone Manor, 333 Dick Road, Depew. The event will feature more than 100 tables of merchandise and appearances by Andre Reed, Mike Robitaille and Jim Lorentz. Cost is $3. For information, go to www.wnysportscardexpo.com.

FOOTBALL: The John F. Kennedy League’s 50th championship game is Sunday, 11 a.m. at the Buffalo Bills Field House, One Bills Drive, Orchard Park. The public is welcome. The Hall of Fame Awards Banquet will be held Nov. 16 at the Lake Erie Italian Club, 3200 South Park Ave., Lackawanna. Tickets available at Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant, 3785 South Park Ave., Blasdell.

HOCKEY: South Towns Club Hockey has openings for varsity and JV players who were either cut by member teams or who go to schools without hockey. Email rmaxick@verizon.net for information or an application. … The West Side Street Hockey Program Non-Checking (indoors) League is accepting registrations at Royal Printing Company, 351 Grant St. near Potomac, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Registration fee is $6. Games will be played at the Asarese-Matters Center, Grant and Bradley streets. Boys age groups are: 8-10, 11-12, 13-14 and 15-16. No experience or equipment is needed. For information, call Tovie Asarese at 885-7692 or visit www.westsideplayarea.com. … The Buffalo Stars will offer a Try Hockey Now Beginner Program at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at Holiday Twin Rinks in Cheektowaga. Participants should arrive by 3. The program is open to boys and girls ages 4-9, and one trial session is free. There are a limited number of free equipment packages – not including skates – available for those who register and pay in full. For information, visit www.buffalostars.com or contact Dave Lynch at 253-3157.

The Bulletin Board appears Tuesday and Friday. Information must be submitted by mail (c/o Buffalo News, Sports Dept., One News Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14240), fax (849-4587) or email (sports@buffnews.com). There is no charge.

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