Albion, Medina to host football sectional openers

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 24 October 2021 at 4:03 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Medina’s Iverson Poole, left, and Albion’s Javon Jones, right, and their Mustang and Purple Eagle teammates will begin Section VI playoff action with home games on Friday night.

Albion and Medina will both open Section VI football playoff action by hosting quarterfinal games on Friday at 7 p.m.

Albion (5-2) will host Olean (4-4) in a Class B game while Medina (8-0) will open defense of its Class C title by entertaining N0. 8 Eden (4-4).

Class B Quarterfinals
B South No. 4 Pioneer at B North No. 1 Maritime
B. South No. 3 Olean at B North No. 2 Albion
B North No. 4 at B South No. 1 Iroquois
B North No. 3 at B South No. 2 West Seneca East

Class C Quarterfinals
No. 8 Eden at No. 1 Medina
No. 7 Southwesternx at No. 2 Depew
No. 6 Akron at No. 3 Fredonia
No. 5 Lackawanna at No. 4 Salamanca

Field Hockey Sectionals
Section VI Class C playoff competition gets underway on Monday with a pair of quarterfinal round games.

No. 4 Roy-Hart will host No. 5 Newfane at 3:30 p.m. and No. 3 Medina will entertain No. 6 Eden at 6:30 p.m. The Newfane/R-H winner will face No. 1 Akron and the Eden/Medina winner will take on No. 2 Barker both at 6 p.m. Thursday at Williamsville North.

Section V Soccer Playoffs
Kendall’s boys and girls team have both advanced to the Class C2 semifinals.

The No. 9 seeded Kendall girls will face No. 4 HAC at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Brockport.
The No. 6 seed Kendall boys will face  No. 2 Bradford/Dundee game on at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Canandaigua.

Section VI Soccer Playoffs
Roy-Hart’s boys and girls teams have likewise both advanced to the Class B2 semifinals.

The No. 3 Roy-Hart boys will face No. 7 Falconer/Cassadaga Valley, on Monday at 5 p.m. at Amherst
The No. 3 Roy-Hart girls will face No. 7 Southwestern on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Williamsville North. No.12 Akron will also face No. 1 Fredonia  at 7:30 p.m. at Williamsville North

Section VI Volleyball Playoffs
Class B2
No. 8 Albion at No. 1 Springville, 6 p.m.
Class C1
No. 11 Medina at No. 6 Cleveland Hill, 6 p.m. (winner at No. 3 Akron Friday); No. 9 Olmsted at No. 8 Newfane (winner at No. 1 Roy-Hart on Friday)
Class C2
No. 6 Wilson at No. 3 Lafayette