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Homeroom Announcements: Sunday's big games & more

We know there's no homeroom today. But we're up and ready to go.

Get yourself ready for today's #PrepTalkLive action with everything you need to know about the day ahead in high school sports.

What to watch for Sunday

1. Girls hockey - Federation Championship

1-Williamsville and 2-Orchard Park/Frontier/Lake Shore wrap up the girls hockey season Sunday in the Federation Championship at HarborCenter at 8 p.m.

Williamsville needed overtime to beat Amherst/Sweet Home/Clarence, 4-3, in the semifinals 10 days ago. Holly Schmelzer scored on a breakaway 94 seconds into overtime. Williamsville's lone loss came to Kenmore/Grand Island in the Section VI semifinals.

FLOP beat last year's champion, Monsignor Martin, 2-0, in the semifinals.  Frangelica Bautz and Mary Kromer scored for FLOP. Maggie Spyche made 20 saves for the shutout.

Williamsville went 2-0-1 against FLOP this season. Two 3-2 wins and most recently a 3-3 tie on Jan. 26.

2. Boys hockey - Club Hockey Championships

The 33rd Super Sunday Club Hockey Championships are set at KeyBank Center.

The tripleheader begins at noon with the Mixed schools championship game between Dunkirk/Fredonia and Iroquois. The 2 p.m. Small schools championship pits Starpoint against St. Mary's of Lancaster. The event ends with the 4 p.m. Large schools championship game between rivals Canisius and St. Joe's.

3. Girls basketball - Monsignor Martin semifinals at Villa Maria

Class A
Cardinal O’Hara vs. St. Mary’s of Lancaster, 6 p.m.
Sacred Heart vs. Mount St. Mary, 7:45 p.m.

Reigning Class A champ Cardinal O'Hara takes on the reigning Class B champ in St. Mary's for the right to play in next Saturday's 4 p.m. final. The Hawks won earlier this season against the Lancers, 76-35. Meanwhile, Sacred Heart and Mount St. Mary split their regular season meetings. The Sharks won at home, 51-44, while the Thunder also defended their home court, 46-41.

Class B
Mount Mercy vs. Buffalo Seminary, 2:30 p.m.
Nardin vs. Park, 4:15 p.m.

The winners in Class B move on to next Saturday's 2 p.m. final. Mount Mercy beat Buffalo Seminary, 40-24, on Feb. 8. Nardin topped Park, 64-40, on Jan. 13 in their only regular season meeting.

Playoff schedules
- Section VI boys basketball
- Manhattan Cup
- Section VI girls basketball
- Boys hockey

Today's schedule can be found at our high school scoreboard.

#PrepTalkLive updates: While we follow ALL the high school action via our Prep Talk team, we encourage YOU to also tweet updates from the games you are attending with the hashtag #PrepTalkLive attached.

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Saturday's roundup

Manhattan Cup semifinals
Class A: Canisius, St. Francis win thrillers to reach final
Class B: Nichols in a familiar play St. Mary's in final

Section VI track & field championships
Story: Finnish exchange student Kunnas vaults to Section VI title
Photo gallery: Section VI Championships at Houghton College

NYSPHSAA wrestling championships
Story: Lew-Port's Alsous wins state title at 285 pounds

Welch Watch: Cheektowaga semifinal moved to Tuesday night

High school scores & schedules (Feb. 26)

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After school

- The 10th News basketball polls of the season, and last before the end of the season, will be released Sunday night

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