Greece Athena wins Class A state boys soccer title – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Greece Athena wins Class A state boys soccer titleRochester Democrat and ChronicleButler, a Greece Arcadia graduate who lost a state soccer final as a player in 1984, had coached Athena’s girls soccer and basketball teams to sectional titles. His 2004 Athena soccer squad was state runner-up. So Sunday was special for […]

Bright Spot: Greece Special Olympics – 13WHAM-TV

13WHAM-TV Bright Spot: Greece Special Olympics13WHAM-TVCheers and applause rang out when Greece Arcadia Middle School student Maddie Bennett lit the cauldron signaling the start of the Olympics. “Good, it’s … But students from 16 schools shared the spotlight, competing in track and field events. “The … Read more…

Olympia boys relay among winners at state qualifier – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Olympia boys relay among winners at state qualifierRochester Democrat and ChronicleEverything was in place, according to Tre’Maine Moore and Greece Olympia track and field coaches. The Olympia boys 400-meter relay ranked among the fastest … Byron Hearst (Greece Arcadia) 10.80; 2. Kelly Brown (Wilson) 10.91; 400 hurdles: Matt Barton …and more » Read more…

3 area standouts selected in MLB draft – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

3 area standouts selected in MLB draftRochester Democrat and ChronicleAfter a solid senior season at UMass-Lowell, Danny Mendick was hopeful he would hear his name called in the Major League Baseball draft, a 40-round marathon of selections that takes three days to complete. Through two days and 10 rounds, Mendick …and more » Read more…

Twelve A-10 Standouts Taken on Final Day of 2015 MLB Draft – Atlantic 10 Official Athletic Site

Atlantic 10 Official Athletic Site Twelve A-10 Standouts Taken on Final Day of 2015 MLB DraftAtlantic 10 Official Athletic SiteNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Twelve Atlantic 10 Conference standouts were taken in the final day of the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft. A total of 13 student-athletes were selected over the three-day event. Seven different schools […]

Canisius, UB, Bona players drafted by MLB teams – Buffalo News

Canisius, UB, Bona players drafted by MLB teamsBuffalo NewsUp until Wednesday Niagara was the only Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference baseball program to have three players selected in a single Major League Entry Draft. The Purple Eagles now share the distinction with their Bridge rivals. The Oakland A’s on …and more » Read more…

Bona's Klimek selected in 33rd round of MLB Draft – Olean Times Herald

Bona’s Klimek selected in 33rd round of MLB DraftOlean Times HeraldBONAVENTURE — St. Bonaventure righthanded junior pitcher Steven Klimek was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 33rd round of the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday. Klimek was the 1,003rd player chosen in the draft, which has a total …and more » Read more…

Best AGR teams ever, in any sport? 2011 & 2012 baseball – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Best AGR teams ever, in any sport? 2011 & 2012 baseballRochester Democrat and ChronicleWith the names of three area products called in the Major League Baseball draft on Wednesday, I looked back at our All-Greater Rochester teams from the spring of 2011 and 2012. The players drafted Wednesday — Matt Portland […]

Watson, Rush-Henrietta teammates chase down more medals – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Watson, Rush-Henrietta teammates chase down more medalsRochester Democrat and ChronicleTwo of the first-place medals Watson won on Saturday came in the l,500, after which the top finishers from New York State Public High School Athletic Association-affiliated schools and the actual finishing order on the track are acknowledged. Watson …and more » Read […]

Journey begins: Portland, Klimek, Mendick sign with MLB – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Journey begins: Portland, Klimek, Mendick sign with MLBRochester Democrat and ChronicleThis weekend Major League Baseball teams welcomed Matt Portland of Victor, Steven Klimek of Greece and Danny Mendick of Fairport into pro ball. Portland … Klimek, a standout at Greece Arcadia, also played three seasons of NCAA Division I baseball. Read […]