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Weather postpones season for now
Rain, snow pushes back opening pitch for locals.
Warriors look to defend Section VI title, return to state semifinal
One more game.
Tonawanda baseball coach John Frank recently dubbed that phrase as the Warriors’ motto for the 2011 campaign.
And if they live by it, Frank said he’s confident his squad can pick up right where they left off.
Allen, Lady Warriors ready to battle
The 2011 Tonawanda girls softball team is comprised of seven seniors and six juniors.
Yet the lone eighth grader on the roster is poised to be the difference maker for the Lady Warriors this season.
Things looking up for NT lacrosse
It may sound cliché, a phrase recycled by coaches time and time again.
But first-year North Tonawanda boys lacrosse coach Todd Faddoul has no problem sticking to it.
Get better every day.
NT’s Larson headed to Pikeville
Following the 2010 bowling season it wasn’t a question of if, but where North Tonawanda standout Brianna Larson would decide to compete at the collegiate level.
Last weekend she made her choice, signing to bowl for Pikeville (Ky.) College , one of the top programs in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Pernick named Hilbert manager
Tonawanda native Jim Pernick was recently named interim manager for the struggling Hilbert College men’s baseball team.
GIRLS LACROSSE: Thunder boast yet another championship-caliber squad
It’s a new year, but the Mount St. Mary’s lacrosse squad has the same goal in mind.
The Thunder will need to overcome the loss of six seniors, but under the leadership of captains Jenny Grimm and Emily Terranova, head coach Marissa Dauria believes a seventh straight Monsignor Martin Association League championship is well in reach.
Lalka and Hess are the News' 2011 Co-Players of the Year
Man-to-man. Zone. Box-and-one.
Whatever it was opposing coaches drew up, quite frankly, it didn’t matter.
Tonawanda’s Jesse Lalka and Clayton Hess had an answer for it all — each other.
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