1. East Aurora (times three). Girls cross country seeks seventh state championship in last eight years, boys seek third straight title at Elma Meadows Saturday. Boys soccer (20-0) backs up No. 1 WNY small school & No. 2 state poll rankings by dominating sectional final.
2. Orchard Park (times four). Football team ruled The Ralph (again), Section VI AA champion girls soccer is No. 2 in the state, No. 1 WNY large school girls volleyball swept to AA title and No. 1 WNY boys volleyball team goes for title tonight.
3. Clarence (times four). Girls swimming delivered an expected dominant performance of seven wins, including a relay sweep, at sectionals. Boys cross country (third title in four years) and girls cross country (fourth straight title) swept Section VI Class A races. Boys soccer (19-0) backed up No. 1 WNY ranking (and No. 2 in state AA poll) with shootout AA win.
4. Canisius (times four). While No. 1 large school football team rested with quarterfinal bye, soccer and volleyball teams won Monsignor Martin championships and junior Billy Christ won the All-Catholic cross country title.
5. Sweet Home football. Players needed two hands to show consecutive titles at The Ralph (six).
6. Alden football. No. 1 small school since 2010, Section VI Class B champ three straight years.
7. Williamsville East (times two). Boys soccer is 20-0 and No. 2 in state Class A poll after winning sectionals. Girls swimming had WNY top 10 times in seven events and only ECIC loss was to powerhouse Clarence.
8. St. Mary’s girls volleyball. Season-long No. 1 WNY small school Lancers swept their way to second straight Monsignor Martin title.
9. Iroquois field hockey. Season-long No. 1 Chiefs (16-0-2) plays for Section VI Class B title today.
10. East Aurora swimming. Section VI Class B champions had six times in the WNY top 10s and will send its medley relay and freshman breaststroker Sydney Atendido to states.
Honor roll: Lockport runner-ups times three (Class A cross country boys and girls and AA boys soccer — all were edged by Clarence); Randolph and Cleveland Hill football; Eden and Frontier girls volleyball; Williamsville South, Akron, Holland, Sacred Heart and City Honors (14th straight city title) girls soccer; Barker, Alden and St. Joe’s boys cross country; Maple Grove, Fredonia and Mount St. Mary girls cross country; Nardin swimming; Lancaster girls gymnastics; Ellicottville girls soccer and football; Maple Grove and North Collins boys soccer.