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Zoey Liu ’18 Wins Tennis Championship

Zoey Liu ’18 Wins Tennis Championship

May 25, 2017
Filed under Sports

Zoey Liu '18 won 1st Place, Singles, at the Monsignor Martin All-Catholics Tennis Championship on Saturday, May 20. It is her second year in a row winning this. Congratulations Zoey!

SEM Crew Rows to Victory at States

SEM Crew Rows to Victory at States

May 15, 2017
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SEM Crew team participated in the New York States Rowing Championship in Saratoga Springs, NY the weekend of May 13. The team raced four different boats: Novice 4, Junior Varsity 4, Lightweight 4, and the Varsity 4. Three of the four teams placed in their finals. The Varsity 4 placed 7th scholastic...

Ping Pong and Chess Updates

Ping Pong and Chess Updates

Aerin Wagner, Contributor
May 1, 2017
Filed under Sports, Student Life

SEM’s Ping Pong club began for this year by Betty Kwon ‘18, and they have been actively competing in different tournaments.  The club was very popular throughout the school, and had thirty members sign up, in addition to the President and Vice President. On March 18, they went to the MatchPoint TTC Spring ...

Basketball All-Catholic Honorees

April 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

Seniors Grace Gallagher (1st Team) and Sam Burlow (2d Team) are basketball All-Catholic honorees. Congratulations to them and to all of SEM basketball for a history-making season. #GOSEM Read the roster in the Buffalo News here. ...

Winter Sports Recap

Grace Gallagher, Sports Contributor
March 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

As the winter months come to an end in Buffalo so does the winter sports season at SEM. For the past four months SEM has been competing with four sports: basketball, bowling, squash, and fencing. Here's a look back on all of the accomplishments each team has had. BOWLING SEM's varsity bowling ...

Fencing Finds Success in Rochester Competition

Fencing Finds Success in Rochester Competition

March 6, 2017
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SEM's Red-Tailed Hawk fencers went to the 2nd Annual Sean T. Horan Team Invitational at RIT on Saturday, March 4. All the other teams were colleges: RIT, Univeristy of Rochester, UB, Hobart and William Smith and Syracuse University. The teams were: Epee - Olivia Miller, the coach and former co...

Come One and All to Play SEM Spring Sports!

Come One and All to Play SEM Spring Sports!

Isabelle Schlehr '17, Sports Editor
March 1, 2017
Filed under Sports

Includes Lacrosse, Tennis, Crew, Sailing and ABC

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SEM Varsity Basketball defeats Niagara Catholic at our Senior Game

Tessa Pszonak, Contributor
February 27, 2017
Filed under Sports

The SEM varsity basketball team had its senior game vs. Niagara Catholic on February 15, in good news,  it ended with a 38-25 win. "The team started off a little slow in the first three quarters. It wasn't until the fourth quarter when everyone realized how bad the senior wanted to win this game"...

Buffalo Seminary Enjoys Latest Basketball Win

Buffalo Seminary Enjoys Latest Basketball Win

February 27, 2017
Filed under Sports

By The Buffalo News  It was a more competitive regular season than what has been typical for Buffalo Seminary’s basketball team, but victories remained difficult to come by for the program. According to coach Eva Cunningham, her team lacked composure late in games throughout an 8-10 regul...

Senior Bowler Reflection

Senior Bowler Reflection

Isabelle Schlehr '17, Sports Contributor
February 20, 2017
Filed under Sports

Seniors Jenna, Maddy and LucyMarie reflect on their last game as a SEM bowler.

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Squash Wins Division V Championship for 3d Consecutive Year

Squash Wins Division V Championship for 3d Consecutive Year

Betsy Bloom '08, Advancement & Communications Associate
February 13, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Buffalo Seminary squash team continued its winning streak at this year’s U.S. High School Team Championships, February 10-12 in Hartford, CT. Following their 2015 & 2016 Division V championship wins, the Red-Tailed Hawks claimed the title for the third year in a row. Under the guidance of c...

SEM Fencers in Syracuse

SEM Fencers in Syracuse

Isabelle Schlehr '17, Sports Editor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Sports

SEM fencers went to Syracuse for their first tournament of the season!

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