Albion football squad faces two game week

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 3 October 2021 at 4:30 pm

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Albion’s Jacob Hughson, shown here making a tackle during a recent game against Wilson, and his Purple Eagle teammates face a busy week with game at Burgard on Tuesday and at home against Cheektowaga on Saturday.

Returning to action after a 10 day Covid quarantine, the Albion varsity football team is facing a busy two game week.

The Purple Eagles will visit Burgard at 7 p.m. Tuesday and then host Cheektowaga at 7 p.m. Saturday in a pair of B North Division contests.

Albion is currently 2-0 in the division and 3-0 overall while Burgard is 1-2, 2-2 and Cheektowaga 1=1, 1-3.

Roy-Hart/Barker/Lyndonville likewise faces a pair of football games this week as the Silverbacks visit Lew-Port at 7 p.m. Tuesday in a B North contest and then host Pioneer at 7 p.m. Saturday in an interdivisional game.

Medina will continue defense of its C North title by visiting Wilson at 7 p.m. Friday. The Mustangs are 2-0 in the division and 4-0 overall while the Lakemen are 2-1, 3-2.

Weekly Schedule
Boys Soccer – Akron at Roy-Hart, Batavia at Albion, 6:30 p.m.; Kendall at Wheatland-Chili, Attica at Holley, 7 p.m.
Golf – Barker and Newfane at Akron, 4 p.m.
Field Hockey – Sacred Heart at Roy-Hart, 4:30 p.m.; Medina at Kenmore, 7 p.m.
Volleyball – Kendall at Perry, 6 p.m.; Pembroke at Holley, 6:30 p.m.

Football – Albion at Burgard, Roy-Hart/Barker/Lyndonville at Lew-Port, 7 p.m.
Girls Soccer – Akron at Wilson, 4:30 p.m.; Lyndonville/Medina at Alexander, 6:30 .m.; Byron-Bergen at Kendall, 7 p.m.
Field Hockey – Wilson at Akron, 4:30 p.m.

Boys Soccer – Akron at Wilson, 4:30 p.m.; Newfane at Medina/Lyndonville, Roy-Hart at Albion, 6:45 p.m.; Holley at Pembroke, Byron-Bergen at Kendall, 7 p.m.
Girls Soccer – Newfane at Akron, 4:30 p.m.
Cross-Country – Wilson at Barker, Roy-Hart at Akron, Medina and Albion at Newfane, 4:45 p.m.

Boys Soccer – Akron at Newfane, 4:30 p.m.
Girls Soccer – Lyndonville/Medina at Kendall, 5 p.m.; Holley at Oakfield-Alabama, 7 p.m.
Golf – Newfane at Roy-Hart, 4 p.m.
Field Hockey – Newfane at Medina, Akron at Barker, 4:30 p.m.
Volleyball – Wheatland-Chili at Lyndonville, Holley at Byron-Bergen, Newfane at Medina, Albion at Roy-Hart, Akron at Wilson, 6:30 p.m.

Football – Medina at Wilson, 7 p.m.
Boys Soccer – Albion at Akron, 4:45 p.m.; Roy-Hart at Medina/Lyndonville, 6:45 p.m.; Kendall at Attica, 7 p.m.; Byron-Bergen at Holley, 7:30 p.m.
Girls Soccer – Akron at Albion, 6:45 p.m.
Volleyball – Lyndonville at Newfane, 6:30 pm.

Football – Cheektowaga at Albion, Pioneer at Roy-Hart/Barker/Lyndonville, Akron at Tonawanda, 7 p.m.
Girls Soccer – Lyndonville/Medina at Eastridge, 11 a.m.; Wheatland-Chili at Holley, 5 p.m.

Volleyball – Kendall at Holley,  1 p.m.