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Thursday, May 21, 2015

The #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season has hit the postseason. The Monsignor Martin boys lacrosse championship is today, and News Sports Reporter Miguel Rodriguez is there. There... Read More

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season has already hit the postseason. The Monsignor Martin softball championship is today, and News Sports Reporter Miguel Rodriguez is... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Just a reminder that the Monsignor Martin boys lacrosse final between Nichols & Canisius is at 5 p.m. Thursday at St. Joe's Robert T. Scott Athletic Complex. On tap for today, Wednesday,  is... Read More

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season has already hit the postseason. The Section VI boys lacrosse playoffs begin today with quarterfinal action, while the Monsignor Martin softball... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Monday, May 18, 2015

Section VI softball officials unveiled the seeding for this spring's tournament Monday night, and the event begins with pre-quarterfinal games Tuesday for some teams. Niagara Frontier League... Read More

By Keith McShea » Monday, May 18, 2015

The #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season has already hit the postseason. The Section VI boys golf championships are today, while the Monsignor Martin Association boys lacrosse... Read More

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Section VI championship pairings Monday at River Oaks Golf Club, 9 a.m. 1a: Ben Reichert (Wmsv. North), Ian Wagner (Medina), Devin Donoghue (North Tonawanda), Dylan Glatz (Jamestown). 1b:... Read More

By Keith McShea » Friday, May 15, 2015

Wow -- there is just one month to go until the biggest night in Western New York high school sports. The 2014-15 high school sports year sure has sprinted along from fall to spring, and while... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Thursday, May 14, 2015

It’s time for playoffs already. The boys’ lacrosse seeds for Section VI and the Monsignor Martin Association have all but been settled with playoff action beginning Thursday night in the... Read More

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

In the fourth full week of #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season, it seems actual spring weather is here to stay. As always, we'll be following the high school action via our team,... Read More

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About the reporters

Miguel Rodriguez, a Buffalo native and University of Rochester graduate, began his career at The News in 2003 as a sports copy editor and joined the high school sports beat in 2014. One of the most versatile members of the sports department, he has covered all manner of high school, college and professional events, including the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The former college hockey goalie has contributed to the Sabres beat, covered youth hockey and reported from the IIHF World Junior Championship and the men's and women's NCAA Frozen Four.

Keith McShea, named deputy sports editor in 2014, has covered high school sports at The News since his hiring in 1999. The 1995 University at Buffalo graduate and Long Island native (North Babylon Bulldogs) has covered — and live blogged — everything from scrimmages to state championships & helps head The News' All-Western New York selections.

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