Weekly Feature



June 7, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Crean leads track team with sectional sweep of sprint events

The Orchard Park girls track team continued an impressive season with a string of strong performances at the Section VI State Qualifier Meet at Niagara Falls High School this past weekend.  “I think we did awesome,” Orchard Park coa More...

Lancaster defeats Orchard Park in girls lacrosse final for 12th title in 14 years

The Lancaster girls lacrosse team was briefly knocked off its perch atop Class A in 2017. The Lady Legends lost in the finals to Frontier by one goal, ending a streak of five straight titles.  More...

Golfing duo plays well at state meet

A pair of Orchard Park golfers helped lead the Section VI Team to a fourth-place finish at the NYSPHSAA Championship Tournament Sunday and Monday at Cornell University.  More...

Daemen College to hold summer sports camps

The Daemen College women’s basketball team will hold summer camps on campus for girls ages 7-17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 25 to 29 and from July 16 to 20.  Early drop-off and late pickup are available at no extra cost.  More...

OP resident earns collegiate honor

Orchard Park resident Sarah Kubik, a junior at St. John Fisher College, just completed another outstanding season for the nationally sixth-ranked Cardinals.  She finished the season with 10 home runs, 31 RBIs, 37 runs, 42 hits and 23 walks. More...

JFK basketball programs to hold week-long camps

John F. Kennedy’s boys and girls basketball programs will be holding their respective week-long camps early this summer.   More...

Puskar punches ticket to state track meet

Cal Puskar extended his high school career for one more week. The Orchard Park senior won both the 800 and 1600-meter events at the Section VI State Qualifier Meet at Niagara Falls High School this past weekend. More...

Lancaster boys top Orchard Park for first-ever Section VI Title

When the Lancaster boys lacrosse team fell behind 7-2 to Orchard Park in the second quarter of the Section VI Class A Championship, Dave Mazur had a message for his team: don’t quit on each other. More...

Glory Days Softball League

Dudas edge Classic Awning in battle of unbeaten

The Wallenwein’s Dudas defeated Classic Awning in a recent Glory Days Softball League 50+ Division battle of the unbeaten squads, 12-5, despite Classic Awning ending Dudas pitcher Greg Merkle’s string of shutout innings at 14 by scoring t More...

Senior Wood Bat Softball kicks off 2018 campaign

The new, non-profit and independent Senior Wood Bat Softball League, with teams whose rosters feature players from Clarence, Tonawanda, East Aurora, Cheektowaga, West Seneca, Orchard Park and Depew, began its season Saturday morning at Cheektowaga To More...

Sports briefs

The Town of Cheektowaga, in conjunction with the Buffalo Storm, will be holding a youth street hockey league this summer from June 18 through August 13. More...

Hilbert College to host summer hoops camps

The Hilbert College boys and girls basketball teams will be holding summer camps.  The boys week of camp will be held June 24-28 and July 8-12. The girls camp runs July 15-19 and July 29-Aug. 2.  More...