It’s Scrimmage Saturday

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 27 August 2016 at 4:01 pm
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Photos by Cheryl Wertman – High school football teams across the state tuned up for next weekend’s season openers by competing in scrimmages this morning. Here Albion quarterback Bryce Pritchard rolls out looking to pass against Batavia during the host Purple Eagles four-way scrimmage which also included LeRoy and York.

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Albion running back Tom Mattison breaks loose for a good gain down the sideline. The Purple Eagles will visit Lew-Port in the opener next Friday night.

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Medina/Lyndonville wide receiver Jalin Cooper picks up yardage against Dunkirk during the Mustangs six team scrimmage at Vets Park which also included Barker/Roy-Hart, Newfane, Wilson and Silver Creek.

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Mustangs quarterback Izaiah Rhim lets go with a pass just ahead of a Dunkirk defender. Medina/Lyndonville will visit Barker/Roy-Hart in the B East Division opener next Friday night at Middleport.

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Barker/Roy-Hart running back Aaron Curry picks up yardage against Silver Creek.

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Barker/Roy-Hart running back Brandon Lee Woods breaks away from a Silver Creek tackler. The day’s other area scrimmage activity saw Holley taking part in a four-way event at East Rochester. The Hawks will host Nichols in the opener next Saturday afternoon.