Barker field hockey team heads to state semifinals with confidence
The Barker field hockey team earned its second consecutive trip to the state semifinals last weekend, with a grueling 1-0 victory over East Rochester. The Lady Raiders face Cazenovia at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, with the chance to reach the state championship game for the first time since 2000.
Holley wrestling team hopes to continue success in 2013-14
Veteran coach John Grillo and the Holley Hawks eye another strong wrestling campaign in the 2013-14 season. The team may have lost a few key pieces, but it returns plenty of capable replacements.
Sabres announce overhaul of changes
The Buffalo Sabres announced sweeping changes to the organization on Wednesday morning. General manager Darcy Regier and coach Ron Rolston have been relieved of their duties, while Pat LaFontaine has been announced as president of hockey operations. Ted Nolan has been named interim head coach.
Medina/Lyndonville merger proves successful in fall season
Last year, the Medina and Lyndonville school districts decided to merge for football and boys soccer, adding cross country and track and field for 2013. The merger has been a success so far, highlighted by the boys soccer team's recent march to the 2013 Section VI Class B-1 title.
Is Deer Hunting Getting Too Technical?
Check out Doug Domedion's latest column, where he contends that there is no place for expensive deer-hunting gadgets in our hunting society.
Bills' Fred Jackson and Aaron Williams visit Lockport
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson and safety Aaron Williams made an appearance at an event hosted by the Niagara County Deputy Sheriff's Association Corrections and Dispatchers, in conjunction with the New York State Deputies Association, on Tuesday evening at the NCDSA Union Hall in Lockport.
Barker field hockey upends East Rochester in state quarterfinal
After a back-and-forth first half, the Barker field hockey team asserted control late in Saturday's Class C Far West Regional against East Rochester. The Lady Raiders scored on a goal by Erin Greenwald, assisted by Gabby Clare, with less than six minutes remaining. Barker moves on to face Cazenovia at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in the Class C state semifinals, at Cicero-North Syracuse HS in Cicero.
Barker cross country fares well in state meet
Led by Hayden Hathaway's 28th-place finish, the Barker boys cross country team wrapped up its fall season with a strong showing at the Class D state meet in Queensbury on Saturday afternoon.
Bills fall to Steelers, 23-10
The Buffalo Bills jumped out to a fine start against Pittsburgh but couldn't keep it up. Quarterback EJ Manuel struggled mightily, and the Bills fell, 23-10, to drop to 3-7 on the season.
All-N-O field hockey team announced
The Niagara-Orleans League all-league field hockey team was annnounced this week, highlighted by three first-team selections from Barker — Heather Mason, Olivia Denny and Melissa Grosshans. Check out the full list of all-league players, as well as player bios for Barker's star trio, provided by Lady Raiders head coach Jeff Costello.
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