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Each time the 2009 Hamburg High graduate looks at his right wrist during the course of a road race, he’s not just taking note of his running pace.

Each time the 2009 Hamburg High graduate looks at his right wrist during the course of a road race, he’s not just taking note of his running pace.

Bills linebacker Matt Milano – man of few possessions and much promise Sat, May 25, 2019

Matt Milano has always been reserved and something of a mystery, a man of few words and even fewer belongings, today a multimillionaire pro athlete who fits his full wardrobe into a single suitcase.

Amateur Baseball Fri, May 24, 2019
Bills linebacker Matt Milano – man of few possessions and much promise Sat, May 25, 2019

Matt Milano has always been reserved and something of a mystery, a man of few words and even fewer belongings, today a multimillionaire pro athlete who fits his full wardrobe into a single suitcase.

Even though he’s entering his third season, Zay Jones is participating in spring practices for the first time.

Even though he’s entering his third season, Zay Jones is participating in spring practices for the first time.

Those who have worked with him detail how Ralph Krueger can use his experiences in his quest to bring playoff hockey back to Buffalo.

Those who have worked with him detail how Ralph Krueger can use his experiences in his quest to bring playoff hockey back to Buffalo.

High School Extra: Eagles win pitchers' duel, West Seneca West and Albion baseball win upsets Fri, May 24, 2019

Bryce Hediger pitched a complete game one-hitter for No. 7 Pioneer, but it was No. 2 Lake Shore that advanced in the Class A-2 playoffs after a 2-0 win on Friday. Nate Lockwood pitched seven strong innings for the Eagles and allowed only two hits.…

Torrie Jenkins had her reasons for transferring from Cheektowaga. The St. Mary’s Lancers (19-2) are beyond thrilled the junior chose to bring her talents to the Laverack Avenue school in Lancaster, as the Monsignor Martin Player of the Year in sof…

Torrie Jenkins had her reasons for transferring from Cheektowaga. The St. Mary’s Lancers (19-2) are beyond thrilled the junior chose to bring her talents to the Laverack Avenue school in Lancaster, as the Monsignor Martin Player of the Year in sof…

Jankowski, Steinwachs earn All-America honors Sat, May 25, 2019

Lancaster graduate and current Edinboro University senior Olivia Jankowski and Williamsville North graduate and Baldwin-Wallace senior Chad Steinwachs were both named to All-America teams, their schools announced. Jankowski was named to the Nation…

Bisons dominate IronPigs in best offensive show of year Fri, May 24, 2019

Two five-run innings provided plenty of offense for Buffalo as it downed Lehigh Valley, 15-8, to open a four-game series at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, Pa., Friday night. It was the Bisons’ best offensive performance of the year. The Herd hadn’t …

Bandits face season's end in Calgary Fri, May 24, 2019

There’s no room for error for the Bandits as they get set for Game 2 of the NLL Championship, scheduled for 9 p.m. Eastern time at Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome. Buffalo needs to even the series to force Game 3 back in Buffalo, or else the Rough…

Fri, May 17, 2019
The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.
A Sportsman's Tale: 12-year-old Owen gets his bird Fri, May 24, 2019

By Amber Cress Owen Teijeira of Holland turned 12 years old on April 3.  This was a much-anticipated birthday because he was now a youth hunter. As Owen put it, “my life has changed forever!” Owen has spent most of his young life hunting and fi…

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New era at former Lancaster Speedway begins with Friday's season-opener Wed, May 22, 2019

Thanks to the recent sale and reopening of New York International Raceway Park in Lancaster, plenty of grateful and relieved drag racers will fill the staging lanes when a new era begins there Friday night. Among them will be noted area attorney a…

Bills linebacker Matt Milano – man of few possessions and much promise Sat, May 25, 2019

Matt Milano has always been reserved and something of a mystery, a man of few words and even fewer belongings, today a multimillionaire pro athlete who fits his full wardrobe into a single suitcase.

Amateur Baseball Fri, May 24, 2019
Pickleball keeps growing in Western New York Sat, May 11, 2019

When Pickleball Island opened in Grand Island in October 2017, the facility had three courts. Six months later, it had seven. More than 18 months later, Pickleball Island's seven courts are in constant use and four more courts could be added in th…

Post Time: Stacked field on tap for Met Mile Fri, May 24, 2019

The 144th Preakness is in the books and War of Will has been established as the one to beat in the 3-year-old division. Of course, plenty of racing remains on the calendar, and Maximum Security, Country House and Omaha Beach could re-enter the pic…

Post Time: On to Baltimore Fri, May 10, 2019
John L. Fonagy Jr., 75, bowled eight 300 games Wed, May 22, 2019

March 21, 1944- May 17, 2019 John L. Fonagy Jr. was a bowling prodigy, meriting a mention in Sports Illustrated. In 1964, the sports magazine wrote that the 20-year-old had rolled a 759 three-game series (out of a possible 900) to win a singles…