Kendall booters win, Albion bows in tourney

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 10 September 2016 at 7:02 pm



Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Albion’s Catherine “Lexi” Wolck works for control of the ball against Jennifer Mandarano of York during this afternoon’s Kendall Tournament championship game which saw the Purple Eagles drop a 3-1 decision to the Golden Knights.

The host Lady Eagles rallied for a pair of second half goals to nip Bishop Kearney 2-1 this afternoon in the consolation game of the Kendall Tournament which saw York edge Albion 3-1 in the championship contest.

TT ReQua scored both goals for Kendall which improves to 3-1.

In the championship game, York snapped a 1-1 tie on second half goals by Katie Mandarano and Jennifer Mandarano to claim the tourney title.

Albion had knotted the contest at 1-1 on a goal by Nicki Eldred with two minutes to go in the first half off an assist from Sarah Gregori.

Now at 2-4 overall, the Purple Eagles next host defending champion Wilson Monday in a Niagara-Orleans League contest.


Albion’s Emily Blanchard battles with York’s Lauren Kennedy for control of the ball.