We brought to you the best academic high schools in Western New York going into the 2017-2018 school year and the overall top ranked districts in the area, but which school district has the best athletic program?

Western New York has brought home countless New York State Championships brought to the area, but these rankings are based on the past four years from Business First rankings including total state championships both boys and girls teams combined.

Keep in mind these are both Section VI (Buffalo area) + Section V (Rochester).

Who is at #1 in the power rankings?

  • 25

    Cheektowaga Warriors

  • 24

    Allegany Gators

  • 23

    Alden Bulldogs

  • 22

    Pine Valley Panthers

  • 21

    Falconer Golden Falcons

  • 20

    Sweet Home Panthers

  • 19

    Tonawanda Warriors

  • 18

    Amherst Tigers

  • 17

    Akron Tigers

  • 16

    Iroquois Chiefs

  • 15

    Batavia Blue Devils

  • 14

    Eden Raiders

  • 13

    Chautauqua Lake Thunderbirds

  • 12

    Panama Panthers

  • 11

    Fredonia Hillbillies

  • 10

    Frewsburg Bears

  • 9

    Williamsville East Flames

  • 8

    Lancaster Legends

  • 7

    Williamsville South Billies

  • 6

    East Aurora Blue Devils

  • 5

    Hamburg Bulldogs

  • 4

    Williamsville North Spartans

  • 3

    Orchard Park Quakers

  • 2

    Maple Grove Red Dragons

  • 1

    Clarence Red Devils