Bees score win over Purple Eagles

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 1 October 2016 at 6:24 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Albion’s Brad Sanford battles for control of the ball with Ryan Richardson of Byron-Bergen/Elba during the host Purple Eagles loss to the Bees this afternoon. The Purple Eagles wore pink socks in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.


Albion’s Elliott Neidert looks to advance the ball up field as Aaron Gaytan comes in to defend for Byron-Bergen/Elba.

Byron-Bergen/Elba bested host Albion 4-2 this afternoon in a non league boys soccer game as the Bees earn victory No. 10 on the season.

Jordan Miller scored a pair of goals to spark the Bees attack.

Albion tied the game at 1-1 in the first half as Nate Fearby scored off an assist from Noah Goudreau.

However, Byron-Bergen/Elba scored the next two goals to regain the lead for good.

Albion’s other goal came late in the second half as Goudreau tallied off an assist from Connor McQuillan.

Albion is now 3-8-1 overall.