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Lyndonville hosts N-O boys 5th and 6th grade basketball tournament

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 2 March 2014 at 12:00 am

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Albion’s Liam Ward looks for room to drive against Roy-Hart defenders Noah Draper and Blake Halstead during early round action of the Niagara-Orleans boys 5th and 6th grade basketball tournament Saturday at Lyndonville.

Both Lyndonville High gyms were kept busy Saturday with competition in the Niagara-Orleans 5th and 6th grade boys basketball tournament.

Newfane took top honors in the tourney downing Albion 44-36 in the championship game.

In the semifinals, Newfane nipped Medina 26-23 and Albion trimmed Akron 44-40.

In the opening round, Albion defeated Roy-Hart 43-19, Akron downed Lyndonville 33-26 and Newfane topped Wilson.

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Albion’s Xavier Cornick drives against Roy-Hart defender David Todd.