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Friday, April 17, 2015

Welcome to the end of the first week of full #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season. As always, we'll be following the high school playoff action via our team, the home office via... Read More

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Welcome to the first week of full #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season. As always, we'll be following the high school playoff action via our team, the home office via @bufnewspreptalk... Read More

By Keith McShea » Thursday, April 16, 2015

It's been a BIG week for us here as we prepare for Saturday's annual All-Western New York basketball issue. Here's a look at what's coming up: All-WNY first teams announced Friday For the... Read More

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Welcome to the first week of full #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season. As always, we'll be following the high school playoff action via our team, the home office via @bufnewspreptalk... Read More

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Welcome to the first week of full #PrepTalkLive action of the 2015 spring season. As always, we'll be following the high school playoff action via our team, the home office via @bufnewspreptalk... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Just as Section VI unveiled its football schedule for 2015, so too has defending state Catholic champion Canisius. The three-time defending Monsignor Martin Athletic Association champions already... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Tuesday, April 14, 2015

An early version of the Section VI football schedule for the 2015 season has been released. Barring some changes between now and the start of two-a-days in August, there are some intriguing... Read More

Monday, April 13, 2015

Welcome to the first #PrepTalkLive blog post of the 2015 spring season. As usual, we'll be following the high school playoff action via our team, the home office via @bufnewspreptalk on Twitter,... Read More

By Keith McShea » Monday, April 6, 2015

There have been some very big boys basketball nights this season, including all the way to the end of the year at the state Federation Tournament of Champions, where Canisius and Park brought home an... Read More

By Keith McShea » Monday, April 6, 2015

Jamestown two-sport standout Zack Panebianco made a verbal commitment to play basketball at Division II Roberts Wesleyan over the weekend, Red Raiders coach Ben Drake told The News. Panebianco, a... 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.

All-WNY football database

How many first-team All-Western New York picks has your school had? Who made the team this year, last year, or 20 years ago, or 40?

Review every All-WNY first-team selection since the team began in 1958 via our searchable online database, which allows you to find players by name, school, position, or year.