Albion girls to open sectionals at home

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 16 February 2014 at 12:00 am

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Albion’s Mandy Covis (12) and Savannah Allen (32) and their Purple Eagle teammates will open Section VI Class A2 playoff competition at home Thursday.

Seeded No. 2, Albion will open Section VI Class A2 girls basketball playoff action at home at 7 p.m. Thursday.

The Purple Eagles (12-6) will host the winner of Tuesday’s No. 10 Iroquois vs. No. 7 Cheektowaga matchup in a quarterfinal round contest.

Medina, which is seeded No. 12, will open Class B1 playoff action at No. 5 Eden at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

In Class B2, No. 13 Roy-Hart will visit No. 4 Salamanaca at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Niagara-Orleans League champion Wilson is seeded No. 1 in the B2 bracket.

In Class C1, No. 5 Barker visits No. 4 Silver Creek at 7 p.m. Thursday.