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Albion U17 girls rally past Greece United

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 11 June 2015 at 12:00 am

Boys U16, Girls U12 squads also post wins

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Mikayla Yaskulski, right, drives in to score the game winning goal for Albion’s U17 team in this evening’s victory over visiting Greece United.

Rebounding from an early two goal deficit, Albion’s U17 girls team rallied to defeat visiting Greece United 3-2 this evening in a Rochester District Soccer League game.

Albion, which played with just one sub, first cut the deficit to 2-1 by half-time on a goal by Ally Page.

Albion then put together a strong second half stretch run surge to claim the win on a pair of late goals by Mikayla Yaskulski.

Yaskulski pulled Albion even at 2-2 when she scored with 10 minutes remaining. She then netted the game winner with less than three minutes to play.

Ally Page, who netted Albion’s first goal, drives the ball up field.

Ellen Narburgh made several big stops in goal for Albion whose defense was anchored by Vivian Rivers and Natalie DiCureia.

“Everyone just played a great game,” said Albion Coach Paul Zeppetella. “We only had the one sub so everyone really came up big for us.

Improving to 2-0, Albion next faces Genesee Valley at York on Monday.

Albion defender Vivian Rivers, right, goes up for a header in traffic.

Albion boys U16

The Albion boys U16 team blanked host Genesee Valley 4-0 at York on Wednesday.

Albion grabbed a 1-0 lead in the first half on a goal by Dakoda Henhawk.

Two second half goals by Hayden Pecoraro and one by Tre Yaskulski then put a lock on the victory.

Defenders Brad Sanford, Devin Olles, Nate Smith and Carson Trupo along with goalie Harrison Brown kept Genesee Valley off the scoreboard.

Albion girls U12

The Albion girls U12 team defeated Penfield 3-1 on Wednesday as Claire Squicciarini scored two goals and Kenzi Hapeman one.