Albion girls down Medina to extend win streak; Roy-Hart trims Barker

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 16 February 2022 at 9:03 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Madison Hughson puts up a shot for Albion against Medina defender Hilda Santiago-Bautista during the Purple Eagles win over the visiting Mustangs this evening.

Making it four wins in a row, Albion downed visiting rival Medina 40-25 in a Niagara-Orleans League girls basketball game this evening.

Sydney Mulka led Albion with a game high 14 points as Abby Scanlan added 9, Aurora Serafin 7, Kenzie Snook 4. Madison Hughson 3 and Olivia Krenning 2.

Rylee VanNostrand scored 13, Stella Poler 8 and Tatyana Baity 4 for Medina.

Steadily pulling away, Albion built up leads of 11-4 after one period, 20-11 at the half and 36-17 after three quarters. Mulka scored 8 in the third period.

Albion improves to 7-4 and Medina 1-10.

The Purple Eagles close out the N-O season on Thursday by hosting Roy-Hart while Medina entertains Wilson.

Albion’s Abby Scanlan pulls up to take a shot against Medina defender Aleigha Mitchell.

Roy-Hart 50, Barker 47
Roy-Hart made it three N-O wins in a row by edging Barker 50-47.

Ava Owens scored 18, Claire Halstead 16 and Kara Choate 8 to lead the way for Roy-Hart.

Alyssa Thompson scored 16, Anna Bowerman 14 and Mia Herman 13 for Barker.

Roy-Hart is now 5-6 in N-O action while Barker finishes at 1-11.

Newfane 37, Akron 36
Newfane trimmed Akron 37-36 to finish the N-O campaign at 9-3.

Jensen McGhee led Newfane with 11 and Sophia Jones paced Akron with 10.

Akron, which finishes the N-O season at 6-6, led 20-16 at the half. Newfane rallied to take a 30-26 lead at the end of the third quarter.

Medina’s Stella Poler puts up a shot as Paige Newton defends for Albion.