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Bulletin board for June 28

Maryland-Baltimore County senior defender Ethan Murphy, a West Seneca East graduate, earned United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Scholar All-America honors as well as America East Conference All-Academic honors for the second straight season. The political science major boasts a 3.78 grade-point average.

Murphy finished second on the Retrievers this past season in ground balls (52, a single-season personal high) and ended his career with 117. He also caused 16 turnovers.

The two-time team captain represented UMBC in the USILA/LAXWORLD North-South Division I/II game in May and also traveled with the team during a trip to Japan this past month in which UMBC won all six games it played.

Murphy will attend the University at Buffalo law school in the fall.


Peter Maduri and Kaylee Hart were presented Classic Bowler of the Year Awards at the annual meeting of the Tonawandas USBC Association earlier this month. Maduri averaged 239 during the 2012-13 season. Senior Bowler of the Year honors went to John Culverwell Jr. and Cindy Carroll, who had the high average (230) among women. Cody Regian was honored in the 180-210 average division and Adam Berg in the 179-and-lower division. Among the women, Kathey Toney was honored in the 180-200 division while Danita Harrison took the honors for 179 and lower. Richard J. Saulter was honored as Youth Bowler of the Year. Danita Harrison, Sue Reinke, Wende Gane and Jim Russo were re-elected to 3-year terms to the board of directors. The Association also announced that $3,460 was raised in its Ninth Annual Bowl for the Cure event at Manor Lanes II. Equal donations of $1,730 were made to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the Roswell Park Cancer Institute.


BASKETBALL: The program at Williamsville East has limited openings for its night camp. It will run from 6-8 p.m. at Williamsville East High School on July 15-18 and Session II will be July 29 to Aug. 1. The cost is $60 per session or $110 for both. For information email

COACHING: Holland Central School has the following coaching vacancies: Girls varsity and JV field hockey and girls modified and JV soccer. Contact Linda Poplewski at 537-8202 for a coaching application.

HOCKEY: Northtown Center will host a two-day clinic on Aug. 10-11 for players for birth years 2003-06. Former NHL player Jason Dawe and Amherst coach Mark Mobus will run the clinic. The cost is $55. Visit for information. ... St. Joe’s is looking for additional coaches for the 2013-14 season. Send a letter of interest and resume to Athletic Director Peter Schneider at ... Floor hockey summer leagues are looking for more teams. Call 694-6743.

OBSTACLE COURSE: Barber Beast on the Bay is an extreme obstacle course chanllenge for adults of all fitness levels with 4,6, 8, 12 and 12+ mile routes. The events will take place Sept. 7 at Presque Isle State Park, Erie, PA. All proceeds go to the Barber National Institute. Visit for more info.

RUNNING/WALKING: A basket auction and sale to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the 3F Club, 904 Swann Road, Lewiston. A skeet shooting demonstration will be held at 2 p.m.

SOCCER: The Jamestown Savings Bank Arena will offer an indoor skills camp on July 15-19, 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-3:30 p.m. The cost is $300. Register at or 484-2624. ... The Abby Wambach Soccer camp will take place July 27-28 at Victor High School in suburban Rochester. Register at

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