"Grand Island High School Sports Briefs for week ending September 7, 2006"
Seven different players scored for Grand Island in a 12-0 win over Niagara-Wheatfield in a Niagara Frontier League girls' soccer opener. Catie Hilliard and Sarah Sukmanowski each had three goals while Alexa Amato had two. Allie Weiser was credited with the shutout for the Vikings.
Grand Island opened the NFL girls tennis season with a 3-2 home triumph over Kenmore West. Blue Devils senior Lauren Bates defeated Brittany Stallard, 6-0, 6-1, in first singles. Vikings senior Courtney Donner beat Tara Lemen, 6-2, 6-2, in second singles.
SECTION VI FEDERATION
Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006
Class A North
Albion 12, Grand Island 7
Friday, 7:30 p.m. Class A North Football
Grand Island at Williamsville South
Grand Island 3, Niagara Wheatfield 0
Erik Billica - 1 goal
Josh Snyder - 1 goal
Brandon Bettinger - 1 goal
Dan Gadawski - shutout
Nick Shermik, Kiel Clarke, Mike Asbach - strong defense