In a year when practice time is at a premium, and teams only have two months together, Josh Forster is thankful his Cattaraugus-Little Valley boys basketball team can draw on last season’s exp…
SALAMANCA — Jarod White posted his fourth-straight double-double Monday with 13 points and 10 rebounds as Salamanca knocked off league leader and previously unbeaten Southwestern.
Even 11 months later, the Ellicottville boys basketball team remembers what a bitter ending tastes like.
ALLEGANY — League foes once again after each joined the CCAA West I division a year apart, the Salamanca and Allegany-Limestone boys basketball teams gave each other a challenge to start the second week of regular season action.
SALAMANCA — Defense mostly won out over offense in the season opener between the Salamanca and Randolph boys basketball teams.
Quoting her high school coach, Tim Nobles, Salamanca girls basketball coach Bryelle Wallin said returning to the court “is line coming back home.”
A new league, a condensed season and all the complications of COVID-19 protocols should make 2021 a challenging campaign for the Salamanca boys basketball team.
The week began with optimism for Western New York wrestling teams, then fear.
At last, basketball arrived at high schools in New York state on Monday, the first day of practice, including in Section 6.
Section 6 has new dates for its recently allowed high school basketball and wrestling seasons, along with adjustments to the remaining athletic calendar.
The Cattaraugus County Health Department is working with school districts to proceed with high- and moderate-risk sports next week.
SALAMANCA — Mike Smith calls him his “partner in crime.”
If you want to know how far the Buffalo Bills have come in quarterback Josh Allen’s third professional seasons, consider the last time they faced Philip Rivers.
As the winter season finally nears for some Section 6 sports — but notably not for basketball, wrestling and hockey — a group of parents based in Western New York is preparing a legal challenge to the state’s restrictions on high school athletics.
Drink it in, Bills fans. You’ve certainly earned it.
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The Ellicottville boys and girls soccer teams had two individuals each who earned Big 30 All-Star recognition, as the Olean Times Herald announced its postseason soccer honors on Saturday.
It started with a social media post and a costume, the spitting image of Randy Quaid’s “Cousin Eddie” from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.
A few years ago, the Salamanca High School baseball program might not have made much use of a new, state-of-the art facility.
Finding himself on the job market in a competitive field, Tyler Dunne did what he might have done under center at Ellicottville Central School decades ago:
After an undefeated regular season, including a league championship, the Ellicottville girls soccer team had a league-high four first-team CCAA East all-stars in postseason honors released last week.
The Ellicottville boys soccer team’s leading scorer, Bryce Butler, earned the top honor in CCAA East postseason awards announced last week, winning player of the year.
Since April, the Salamanca boys basketball team has done all it can remotely to prepare for this winter.
PORTVILLE — Judging by its ferocious start Monday night, the Portville girls soccer team appeared ready and eager to open the playoffs.