Weekly Feature

September 14, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

First-half surge leads Chief gridders to win

A sound effort in the first half went a long way for Iroquois’ football team in its game against Hamburg Friday as the Chiefs were able to ultimately pull off a 30-13 victory despite not adding to the scoreboard in the fourth quarter. More...

Iroquois girls volleyball tops Central in opener

Iroquois’ girls volleyball team kicked off its season in style, knocking off Cheektowaga in Thursday’s divisional opener before knocking off Lake Shore on Monday to improve to 2-0 in the ECIC III standings.  In between, the Lady Chie More...

Blue Devil harriers dominate in season openers

East Aurora’s boys and girls varsity cross-country teams have kicked up a lot of dust in getting their 2017 campaigns up and running — and a lot of people are taking notice.  More...

PUNCHING POINT

— East Aurora’s Jordan Cincotti punches the ball over the net for a point during the Blue Devils’ 3-1 loss to non-league foe Cardinal O’Hara on Thursday. More...

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS CALENDAR

Thursday, September 14Boys soccer: East Aurora at Maryvale, 5 p.m.; Iroquoisat Pioneer, 5 p.m.Boys volleyball: East Aurora vs. Sweet Home, 6 p.m.;Iroquois at Depew, 5 p.m. More...

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCOREBOARD

East AuroraFootball: lost to Burgard/MST 38-0Boys soccer: def. Canisius 1-0Girls soccer: def. Cheektowaga 9-0, def. Lake Shore 9-1, lost to Pioneer 2-0 More...

Fall touch football league clinic slated

The North Tonawanda Department of Youth, Recreation amd Parks will hold an introductory clinic for its fall touch football league for fourth- to sixth-grade boys and girls at noon Saturday, Sept. More...

Sports briefs

Daemen College basketball coach Mike MacDonald will host the Little Dribblers Basketball School at St. Benedict in Amherst Saturday mornings from Sept. 23 to Nov. 11. The school runs from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. More...

EA boys soccer coach earns 300th victory

¦ Program also now sits atop WNY’s all-time wins list

East Aurora boys soccer coach Kevin Beale credited many different factors in being able to collect his 300th career coaching win Sept. More...

EA/Holland golf squad cruises to five victories

East Aurora/Holland’s golf team picked up right where it left off last fall, posting victories in each of its first five matches to hit the midpoint of the 2017 campaign with a 5-0 record.  More...

Iroquois boys soccer posts split to start school year

Iroquois’ boys soccer team moved to 1-2-1 on the season this past week after earning a split in its first two games upon the return to the classroom for the 2017-18 school year.  More...

EA/Holland gridders blanked by Burgard

Mental breakdowns and mistakes took away chances for East Aurora/Holland’s football team to do more than just hang with Burgard/MST Saturday, coach John Swiniuch conceded, as the Blue Devils ultimately did themselves no favors in what was a 38- More...

SO CLOSE

— Iroquois’ Tyler Birdd reacts as his 10-foot putt hits the cup but doesn’t drop during the Chiefs’ 254-290 victory over Springville Monday at Elma Meadows. More...

RIVALS COLLIDE

— East Aurora’s Madison Dziulko, middle, tries to fend off Iroquois’ Ella Sturm as they both make a play for the ball during the crosstown rivals’ clash on the field hockey fi More...

Consensus has McDermott falling in return to Carolina

Week one was a success for both the Buffalo Bills and the Bee’s weekly prognosticators. All five participants picked the Bills to beat the Jets, which they did by a score of 21-12.  More...

Sports brief

The Bee now has a Twitter account dedicated solely to sports, @BeeSportsLive, where followers can catch up on stories they may have missed, see live tweeting from games where the reporters are in attendance and more. More...