Alden's Barczykowski wins Connolly Cup:
On Saturday, December 1st at the annual banquet for the Connolly Cup at Ilio DiPaolo's restaurant, Corey Barczykowski was selected the 41st recipient of the award.
The Alden Sr. RB rushed for 2,252 yards and 28 touchdowns in leading the Bulldogs to an 11-1 record while reaching the Class B State Semi-Finals before losing to eventual State Champion Maine-Endwell.
Barczykowski finished his career with 4,284 yards, making him the number 4 all-time rushing leader in Western New York.
In his two years with the Varsity team, the Bulldogs were 21-2. Barczykowski also recorded 60 tackles.
Rich Robbins of Canisius was selected the Buffalo Bills' Coach of the Year.
Canisius won its first Buffalo News Large School Title, while Alden won its 3rd Consecutive Small Schools Poll.
All-WNY 1st-Team Selection:
Class AA - 8
Class A - 5
Class B - 5
Class C - 1
Msgr. Martin - 6