Buffalo sends Mittelstadt to Colorado for Byram

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Stanley Cup contenders aren’t waiting until the NHL trade deadline day to shore up depth for what they hope is a long playoff run. The league-leading Florida Panthers got deeper on the wing on Wednesday by acquiring Vladimir Tarasenko from Ottawa, Connor McDavid’s Edmonton Oilers added ...

Southwestern beats Portville to advance to Class B FWR

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BUFFALO — The only time the Southwestern girls basketball team advanced to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Far West Regional was in 2005. Since then, the Trojans have suffered heartbreak in the Section VI Class B crossover game eight times. After capturing ...

Record breakers

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ROCHESTER — The 800-meter relay team of Jordan Lockett, Cam Sample, Jacob Winn and Nick Marsowicz turned in a time of 1:31.93 to set a new Fredonia State mark while competing at the Niagara Regional Meet at Nazareth College on Saturday. The team finished in eighth place, behind the 1:29.68 ...

Salamanca holds off Falconer in crossover

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BUFFALO — Lucus Brown wasn’t as assertive as he could’ve been throughout the second half of Tuesday’s Section VI Class B crossover game. The Salamanca senior made a difference at the end. Brown gave the Class B1 champion Warriors a three-point lead with a bucket in the lane, then ...

Adult hockey

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A LEAGUE Justin Giles scored four goals and added two assists to lead 64 on the Rocks past Lakeview Shock 10-2 in the CCHA Round Robin Playoffs. Nick Huyck also scored a hat trick and had three assists for 64 on the Rocks, Joe Caccamise scored a goal and added two assists, and Tom Howlett ...

Indoor soccer

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LAKEWOOD — The Southwestern boys defeated the previously undefeated Warren Blue squad 6-3 to claim the high school varsity boys indoor soccer championship at the YMCA in Lakewood, N.Y. Joaquin Caparroz scored five goals to power Southwestern’s offense in the championship game, while ...