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Homeroom Announcements: Monday's big games & more

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 Monday

1. Girls soccer - East Aurora at Pioneer, 7 p.m.

Pioneer (5-0, 3-0) and East Aurora (4-0-1, 4-0) look to continue their winning success in this battle of ECIC III rivals.

The Panthers have been dominant this season, scoring 37 goals and giving up four (no more than one in a game). Fourth-year senior Meghan Root has the most goals (18) and points (41) in Section VI.

The Blue Devils tied Class AA Orchard Park, 1-1, last Tuesday and have outscored the rest of their opponents, 27-6. Fourth-year seniors Maggie Crosson (seven goals, seven assists) and Makenna Crosson (five goals, three assists) lead the team in points.

2. Boys soccer - Williamsville South at Hamburg, 7 p.m.

Hamburg (2-0-3, 2-0-1) hosts ECIC II foe Williamsville South (3-2, 1-1) under the lights.

Eight players have two or more goals for the Bulldogs. Senior captain Cullen Ingraham has four goals and six assists, freshman Dylan Miskell has four goals and two assists, and junior Kyle Ingraham has three goals and five assists.

The Billies are led by seniors Abdul Salem and Sampo Tuuri, who have four and three goals, respectively.

3. Girls volleyball - Orchard Park at Lancaster, 6 p.m.

ECIC I rivals Orchard Park (2-0) and Lancaster (1-1) renew pleasantries on the Legends' home court.

The Quakers have a pair of ECIC I wins over Jamestown and Frontier so far this season. Sadie Joba and Amanda Renaldo are two of the top players on the team.

The Legends have a win over Williamsville North and a four-set loss at Clarence in league play. They also fell in the final of the St. Mary's of Lancaster Tournament to the host Lancers in a thrilling best-of-three final.

4. Boys volleyball - Grand Island at St. Joe's, 6:30 p.m.

Grand Island (2-0) visits St. Joe's (1-0) for a public-private showdown.

The Vikings are coming off a North Tonawanda Tournament championship in which they won all 10 sets they played. Dylan Russo and Matt Logel were named to the all-tournament team.

The Marauders won their one and only match of the season in four sets to Niagara Wheatfield last Thursday. Jacob Balcerzak led the way with 10 kills and six aces.

5. Field hockey - Sweet Home at Williamsville North, 7 p.m.

Class A Williamsville North (2-0) welcomes Class B Sweet Home (1-0) in an interdivisional ECIC matchup.

The Spartans have 6-1 and 2-0 wins over Pioneer and Williamsville East, respectively. Jordan Cooper has a team-high three goals on the season, while Emma Roland has five assists.

The Panthers won their lone game so far against Williamsville South, 2-0. Brielle Brodnicki scored both goals and Priscilla Gil  had four saves in the shutout.

Honor roll
- Boys soccer: Orchard Park at Clarence, 5 p.m.
- Girls soccer: Mount Mercy at Hamburg, 5 p.m.
- Girls soccer: Alden at Depew, 6 p.m.
- Girls volleyball: Williamsville South at Williamsville East, 6 p.m.

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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