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 Wednesday
1. Softball - Clarence at Lancaster, 4:45 p.m.
No. 3 Clarence (5-0, 3-0) heads to No. 2 Lancaster (6-0, 4-0) for a large schools clash between Class AA and ECIC I rivals
The Legends had its game against Frontier rained out yesterday, but they shut out Hamburg on Monday, 13-0. Erin Colucci went 3-5 with a double and four RBIs, while Madisyn Pepke also went 3-5 and added two RBIs.
The Red Devils also stayed undefeated on Monday with a 2-1 win over Williamsville North. Hannah Marlowe and Emily Schmidt combined for a five-hitter and nine strikeouts in the circle. Alena Swetz drove in the game-winning RBI. Marlowe had a pair of doubles and an RBI to help her own cause.
2. Baseball - Lancaster at Clarence, 5 p.m.
No. 2 large school Clarence (8-0, 6-0) hosts No. 4 large school Lancaster (3-1, 1-1) in the top baseball showdown of the day.
A win today would most likely bump the Red Devils up to No. 1 after its 9-3 win over current top-ranked Williamsville North on Monday. Tyler White went 4-4 at the plate with a pair of doubles, a triple and three RBIs. Pitcher Nick Ciraolo limited the Spartans to five hits in a complete game of work.
The Legends picked up their first ECIC I win of the season with a 10-3 triumph of Hamburg on Monday. Winning pitcher Collin Reformat struck out six batters over four innings. Connor Duck had three hits, including a double, and four RBIs in the winning effort.
3. Girls lacrosse - Frontier at Orchard Park, 5 p.m.
Frontier (5-0, 2-0) and Orchard Park (4-0, 2-0) face off for the top spot in Class A.
The Quakers have been off since they picked up a huge 7-6 win last Friday over five-time defending Class A champ Lancaster. Jessica Peters scored three times, while Madison Stevens was solid between the pipes making 13 saves.
Two goals and two assists from Hayle Tatter helped the Falcons stay undefeated on Monday in a 12-5 win over Niagara Wheatfield.
4. Boys lacrosse - Nichols at St. Francis, 7:30 p.m.
Nichols (5-4, 1-2) and St. Francis (2-4, 1-1) meet in a Monsignor Martin Association contest in the top game on a light boys lacrosse schedule.
The Vikings have an 8-7 overtime win against Bishop Timon-St. Jude and losses to St. Joe's, 17-11, and Canisius, 11-5, so far in the division. The Red Raiders also beat Timon, 10-7, and lost to St. Joe's on Sunday, 16-3.
- Baseball: Olean at Gowanda, 4:30 p.m.
- Baseball: Lew-Port at Grand Island, 4:45 p.m.
- Softball: Grand Island at Lew-Port, 4:45 p.m.
- Softball: Niagara Wheatfield at Lockport, 4:45 p.m.
- Softball: Orchard Park at Frontier, 5 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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