Albion Faculty nips Troopers in benefit basketball game

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 28 February 2014 at 12:00 am

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Charlie Croff puts up shot for the Albion faculty squad against Trooper Ward Wilson of the New York State Police team during this evening’s game at Albion High which benefits the Albion Middle School FFA.

With a large crowd on hand, the Albion faculty squad nipped the New York State Police Troopers team 60-59 this evening in a benefit basketball game at Albion High proceeds from which go to the Albion Middle School FFA.

The scoring of Charlie Croff led the way for the Albion faculty squad whose lineup also included Mark Hryvniak, Mike Jones, Chad Owen, Tim Archer, Brad Pritchard, Matt Brooks, Bruce Blanchard, Keith Akers, Brennan Meakin, Pat Uvenio, Jeff Radder, Eric Christianson, Brandon Burris and Lucian Price.

The lineup for the New York State Police squad included Investigators Angel Benitez-Santos, Michael Sims, Rick Noecker and Scott Mills; Lieutenants Kevin Reyes and Kurt Schmitt and Troopers Dan Hollands, Ryan Dulkiewicz, Kevin Bentley, Gary Radford, Kevin Jobity, Ward Wilson, Ryan Hadsall, Matt Luft and John Dycha.

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Pat Uvenio puts up a shot for the Albion Faculty squad as Trooper Ryan Hadsall defends.