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It was a busy postseason Thursday. Football games included the start of the Chuck Funke Memorial Classic while boys and girls soccer played quarterfinal Sectional VI games.

It was a busy postseason Thursday. Football games included the start of the Chuck Funke Memorial Classic while boys and girls soccer played quarterfinal Sectional VI games.

Homeroom Announcements: Friday's big games & more Fri, Oct 20, 2017

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 Friday 1. Football - Friday Night Lights The Section VI playoffs officially get underway with 1…

Bills Notebook: Deonte Thompson could provide immediate help at wide receiver Thu, Oct 19, 2017

The Buffalo Bills have a new team leader in receptions among wide receivers. Deonte Thompson comes to the Bills after spending the first five weeks of the 2017 season with the Chicago Bears. During that time, he made 11 catches for 125 yards and o…

Sabres Notebook: Ryan Vinz returns to crease; Lehner on long list of absent players Thu, Oct 19, 2017

As the Sabres wrapped up practice Thursday, they gathered in a circle at center ice. Coach Phil Housley noticed someone was missing. He quickly shouted to emergency goaltender Ryan Vinz, who not only joined the group but was pushed to the center o…

High school scores & schedules (Oct. 20) Fri, Oct 20, 2017

FootballMonsignor MartinCanisius 38, St. Francis 9St. Francis 0 3 0 6 -9Canisius 21 14 3 0 -38C: Jamison 75 run (Vandeberg kick)C: Nicholas 35 run (pass failed)C: Nicholas 23 run (Nicholas run)C: Johnson 14 run (Vandeberg kick)SF: FG Miller 29C: Nich…

Big 4 Roundup: St. Bonaventure wins another Little Three Golf Championship Thu, Oct 19, 2017

For the second straight year, St. Bonaventure's golf team defeated rivals Canisius and Niagara to take the Little Three Championship. The Bonnies took their 40th overall title in 64 editions of the championship. Senior Patrick Sheerer took medalis…

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Bandits sign Mitch Jones, Tim Edwards to one-year deals Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Two players from last year's roster are returning to the Bandits, as Buffalo signed forward Mitch Jones and transition player Tim Edwards to one-year deals. Jones is expected to have a large role in the offensive unit after an enormous summer in t…

Bucky Gleason: Talking about 'The Process' never fails, even when teams do Tue, Oct 17, 2017

Aaron Judge surprised nobody last week when he was asked about his shortcomings after the Yankees took down the Indians in the American League Division Series. Judge was 1 for 20 in the five games and struck out 16 times, a record for one player in a…

Outdoors calendar Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Oct. 18 – Environmental Forum sponsored by WGRZ entitled “What happens when animals are injured?” Three  wildlife rehabilitators will present. The presentation will held at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo starting at 7:30 p…

The Fishing Beat Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Outdoors Calendar (Oct. 11) Wed, Oct 11, 2017
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Blair, Canisius further raise profile in shutout of Monmouth Thu, Oct 19, 2017

Melvin Blair's eyes got really, really big. A lofted ball forward met the chest of Canisius striker Filippo Tamburini, with Blair lurking a few paces behind, eager to have a try at goal. Tamburini's layoff was exceptional, and the Jamaican midf…

Larry Ott: Emerling scores win as Majchrzak family celebrates milestone day Sun, Oct 15, 2017

On a day when the local auto racing community responded in a positive way at Wyoming County International Speedway to honor the memory of the late Jim Pierce Sr., standout driver Patrick Emerling scored still another large win Saturday, this time in …

Post Time: Breeders’ Cup looms, big weekend at Woodbine Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Breeders’ Cup Notes Working towards a climactic Breeders’ Cup (BC) in three weeks, where some major match-ups are looming in several of the most important divisions in racing. The Win and You’re In races are complete and the fields will star…

Running Calendar Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Sunday, Oct. 15 Niagara Falls International Marathon, 9 a.m., marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K, Various starting locations. Ridge Walk & Run, 9 a.m., 25K Trail, 10K Trail, 5K Trail, Wellsville Campus, Alfred State College. Lou Reuter Sch…

Racket Sports: Maureen Rasp-Glose defies her age in tennis Mon, Oct 2, 2017

Even at the age of 7 Maureen Rasp-Glose possessed outstanding athletic skills, skills that continue to serve her well on the tennis court at the age of 64. She competed in a baseball league (hard ball!) and football with boys 8-10 years old. "Even …

Homeroom Announcements: Friday's big games & more Fri, Oct 20, 2017

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 Friday 1. Football - Friday Night Lights The Section VI playoffs officially get underway with 1…