Category Archives: Soccer

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DeMello, FC Buffalo smash Stars

It took far too long for FC Buffalo to find its offensive identity, but when the Blitzers finally clicked, the results were pretty. The Wolves’ 5-1 spanking of the Michigan Stars had The Situation Room and an impressive draw of … Continue reading

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Hanson’s pair of wunderstrikes propels Wolves over Le Rouge

Marcus Hanson and Russell Cicerone, college teammates at the University at Buffalo, would goof off after practice by trying to hit first-time volleys off crosses. It was a lighthearted way to conclude an often intense Stu Riddle-led session. During Wednesday’s … Continue reading

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One for the Situation Room

Although FC Buffalo’s already-faint playoff hopes were blown to smithereens by the barrels of the Fort Pitt Regiment, tomorrow’s match against Detroit City FC is less about standings and more about proving a point to a loyal fan base. On … Continue reading

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Bleeding Blitzers playing for pride

Following Thursday’s 2-0 road loss to Erie, FC Buffalo defender Jake Rinow stewed on the bench, long after his teammates had already trudged to the locker room. You could sense he was coming to grips with a harsh reality: With … Continue reading