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Homeroom Announcements: Saturday's big games & more

We know there's no homeroom today. But we're up and ready to go.

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 Saturday

1. Boys basketball - Centercourt Classic at Williamsville South

Some of the top players and teams in Western New York take to the court in the first-ever Centercourt Classic.

  • Franklinville vs. Medina, noon
  • Ellicottville vs. Newfane, 2 p.m.
  • East vs. St. Mary's of Lancaster, 4 p.m.
  • Health Sciences vs. Williamsville South, 6 p.m.

First Centercourt Classic features intriguing matchups, star players

2. Wrestling - Section VI Class Championships

All five of today's class championships start at 9:30 a.m.

  • Class AA at Kenmore West
  • Class A at Sweet Home
  • Class B at Cheektowaga
  • Class C at Falconer
  • Class D at Portville

Defending champions are Clarence (Class AA), Williamsville South (A), Olean (B), Falconer (C) and Maple Grove (D).

3. Boys basketball - Battle at the Border at Niagara Falls

The Wolverines host their annual showcase.

  • V-Aquinas vs. St. Francis (Ont.), 1:30 p.m.
  • North Tonawanda vs. St Paul (Ont.), 3 p.m.
  • Lake Shore vs. St. Joe's, 4:30 p.m.
  • Niagara Falls vs. St. Michael's (Ont.), 6 p.m.

4. Track & field - Rock N' Roll Throwoff, 10 a.m.

The top throwers in Western New York showcase their talents at the Lancaster High School Field House today.

5. Boys swimming - League championships

The ECIC and Niagara Frontier League championships take place all day at Sweet Home and Lockport, respectively. Defending champions are Orchard Park (ECIC AA), East Aurora (ECIC A) and Lockport (NFL).

Honor roll
- Boys basketball: Williamsville North at Jamestown, 2:30 p.m.
- Boys basketball: Cardinal O'Hara at Canisius, 2:30 p.m.
- Girls basketball: Franklinville at Fredonia, 4:30 p.m.
- Boys hockey: St. Francis vs. St. Mary's of Lancaster, 6 p.m. at Holiday Twin Rinks

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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Friday's roundup

Steven Means journeys from vacant lot in Buffalo to Super Bowl

Boys state hockey final four will remain at HarborCenter through 2021

Nichols School will change controversial name of hockey rink

Park keeps its foot on the gas and runs away from Timon

High School Extra: Orchard Park hands Williamsville North hockey first defeat

High school scores & schedules (Feb. 3)

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