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Homeroom Announcements: Thursday's big games & more

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 Thursday

1. Baseball - Lake Shore at Williamsville East, 5:15 p.m.

No. 2 large school Williamsville East hosts No. 7 Lake Shore in a nonleague Class A matchup during the last day of the regular season for Section VI baseball teams.

2. Girls lacrosse - Orchard Park at Lancaster, 4:45 p.m.

Class A rivals Orchard Park and Lancaster battle it out for the regular season division title. The Legends beat the Quakers back on May 1, 12-5.

3. Softball - Depew at Alden, 4:45 p.m.

Of the 24 Section VI postseason scheduled for today, No. 4 small school Alden hosting honorable mention Depew tops the list. The Bulldogs swept the Wildcats in ECIC IV play by 6-5 and 10-3 scores.

4. Track & field

There are two meets on today's schedule:

  • Niagara Orleans League Championships, 4 p.m. at Roy-Hart
  • Orchard Park Quaker Pentathlon Plus Challenge, 4:30 p.m.

5. Boys lacrosse - Grand Island at Niagara Wheatfield, 5 p.m.

Niagara Frontier League rivals Grand Island and Niagara Wheatfield meet in a nonleague contest.

Honor roll
- Baseball: St. Francis at Clarence, 4:45 p.m.
- Girls lacrosse: Eden at East Aurora, 4:45 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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Wednesday's roundup

Rod Watson: Bill to ban high school rifle teams just makes NRA’s case

Basketball standout LaTerrance Reed commits to Northwestern State

High School Extra (May 16): Hilton delivers in a pinch for St. Francis

Boys lacrosse pairings (May 17)

High school scores & schedules (May 17)

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