BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Soccer is alive and well in Buffalo. FC Buffalo opened the 2013 season with a win Friday night, picking up a rain-soaked 2-1 victory over Zanesville FC.
Richie Wilson opened the scoring in the game's 39th minute to give the Blitzers an early 1-0 lead.
Akron, N.Y. native Andy Tiedt found the net early in the second half for a 2-0 advantage, and FC Buffalo would hang on for the win.
FC Buffalo takes on FC Sparta Michigan next Friday at 7:30pm.
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A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
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The Buffalo School Board unanimously approved plans to transform Burgard High School into a Manufacturing Magnet School on Wednesday,
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