>Roberts shines in all-star Game
Sweet Home's Steven Roberts put on a show with 12 points and nine assists to earn MVP honors as the West pounded the East, 92-56, in the Niagara PAL/ACE All-Star Game at Niagara Falls High School.
In the girls game, MVP Destiny Harrison of Niagara Falls poured in a game-high 31 points to lead the East to an 81-53 romp over the West. Kenmore East's Kacie Mills led the West with 17 points.
Roberts' playmaking ability stood out in the boys game with most of his passes going to St. Francis-Ontario's Tsing Ksamba, who scored a game-high 22 points, and Sweet Home teammate Terell Rankin, who finished with 21. Niagara Falls' Rahshon Tabb, one of the area's top college prospects in the Class of 2008, had 16 points for the East.
>Timon-St. Jude downs Nichols
Tom Zivian had three goals and five assists as Bishop Timon-St. Jude moved up to 2-3 on the season with an 11-8 victory over Nichols in Monsignor Martin boys lacrosse.
Joe Resetarits had six goals and chipped in two assists, while Jon Domres added four goals in Hamburg's 15-6 victory over Sweet Home.
Emmett and Elijah Printup and Tomas Lester scored three goals each in Niagara-Wheatfield's convincing 11-4 win over Frontier in Class A play.
Most local baseball and softball games were postponed Wednesday because of rain.
A top softball showdown scheduled for today has defending Class A state champion Williamsville South playing at Iroquois at 4:30 p.m. Both teams are 3-0 in ECIC II.
Today's baseball action includes ECIC I matchups of Lancaster at Frontier (4:45 p.m.) and Clarence at Orchard Park (5 p.m.).