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Our Fall #PrepTalkPreview: Who's back, what's new & much more

Thursday, August 25, 2016

The 2016-17 high school sports season is here, and there is a ton of action coming our way this fall. News Sports Reporters Miguel Rodriguez, Budd Bailey and Jack Goods analyze 12 sports for Western New York's upcoming season. Football goes under the spotlight next week: Our annual high school football preview will be published on Sept. 1. #PrepTalkPreview: Girls…

By Miguel Rodriguez » 8:00 AM

Who’s who: The six-team league includes the Bishop Timon-St. Jude Tigers,... Read More

Monday, August 29, 2016

High schoolsBoys soccerMonday’s gamesNonleagueAlden 6, V-Attica 1A (1-0): Max Penke 3gMaple Grove 3, Frewsburg 1Orchard Park 2, Canisius 1 (OT)OP... Read More

Monday, August 29, 2016

OP booters top CanisiusChase Eagan scored in the second overtime to give Orchard Park a 2-1 nonleague win over visiting Canisius on Monday in boys... Read More

By Sandra Tan » Monday, August 29, 2016

Erie County adopted a law last month that requires coaches of youth contact sports to take concussion safety training so they can recognize when a... Read More

Monday, August 29, 2016

We're #PrepTalkLive on a Monday -- althought school isn't in session yet. There are a number of boys and girls soccer games on the schedule, along... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Monday, August 29, 2016

Who’s who: The 11-team class consists of two divisions. Class AA South... Read More

Sunday, August 28, 2016

High schoolsBoys soccerToday’s gamesNonleagueLockport at I-Prep/Grover, 10:30 a.m.Maple Grove at Frewsburg, 4:30 p.m.Canisius at Orchard Park, 4:30... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Sunday, August 28, 2016

Who’s who: The 17-team class consists of two divisions. Class A South... Read More

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Shots from the action during high school football scrimmage on Aug.... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

High schoolsBoys soccerSaturday’s gamesCOACHES V. CANCER ECIC/NFL CHALLENGEat Sweet HomeKenmore East 5, Hamburg 1KE: Papouch Schmoyer 3g; Frank... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Another title for CanisiusFor the third year in a row Canisius and Eden have met in the finals for the championship of the Clarence Invitational... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Williamsville South football coach Kraig Kurzanski discusses his 2016... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Jamestown football coach Tom Langworthy discusses his 2016... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Hamburg football coach Jeff Tripp discusses his 2016... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Fredonia Westfield Brockton coach Michael Marshall discusses his 2016... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Canisius football coach Rich Robbins discusses his 2016... Read More

By Keith McShea » Saturday, August 27, 2016

We're #PrepTalkLive from Scrimmage Saturday. We follow ALL the high school action, and in all sports, via our team, the home office via... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Saturday, August 27, 2016

Who’s who: The 18-team class consists of three divisions. Class B East... Read More

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Grand Island booters prevailDefending Class A champion Grand Island opened its... Read More

Friday, August 26, 2016

Boys soccerFriday’s gamesNonleagueLancaster 1, Starpoint 0L: David Wolanin gSt. Joe’s 0, Orchard Park 0Coaches v. Cancer ECIC/NFL Challengeat... 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 beat in 2014. One of the most versatile members of the team, he has covered all manner of high school, college and professional events. The former college hockey goalie has contributed to the Sabres beat, written about youth hockey and covered the IIHF World Junior Championship and the men's and women's NCAA Frozen Four.

Budd Bailey has served in a variety of roles in Buffalo sports in the past 35 years, including reporter, talk-show host, baseball announcer, public relations staffer and author. The Syracuse graduate joined the high school coverage team in 2015. He also covers running and the National Lacrosse League's Bandits for The News.

Keith McShea, named deputy sports editor in 2014, 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 been #PrepTalkLive from everything from scrimmages to state championships & helps coordinate The News' All-Western New York selections.

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