N-O basketball title race is three-way battle

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 6 February 2022 at 9:50 am

With just two weeks remining in the regular season, the tight back-and-forth  three-way race for the Niagara-Orleans League boys basketball title will continue this coming week with a number of key games.

Front-running Roy-Hart (6-2) will face Akron (3-4) twice first on Wednesday in a make-up game and again on Friday. Runner-up Medina (6-3) will visit third place Newfane (5-3) on Tuesday. Newfane will also visit rival Wilson (4-5) on Friday.

In the Genesee Region League rivals Holley and Kendall will meet at Kendall on Tuesday for the boys’ game and at Holley on Wednesday for the girls’ contest.

Weekly Schedule
Boys Basketball – Barker at Lyndonville, 6:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Lyndonville at Barker, 6 p.m.; LeRoy at Holley, Alexander at Kendall, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Medina at Newfane, Wilson at Albion, Barker at Akron, 6:30 p.m.; Holley at Kendall, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Akron at Barker, 6 p.m.; Newfane at Medina, Albion at Wilson, 6:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Barker at Albion, Akron at Roy-Hart, 6:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Roy-Hart at Lyndonville, 6:30 p.m.; Kendall at Holley, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Elba at Lyndonville, Attica at Holley, Kendall at Alexander, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Albion at Barker, 6 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Albion at Barker, Newfane at Wilson, 6 p.m.; Roy-Hart at Akron, 6:30 p.m.; Kendall at Attica, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Barker at Albion, Akron at Roy-Hart, Wilson at Newfane, 6:30 p.m.; Lyndonville at Elba, Holley at Attica, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Notre Dame at Medina, 4:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Attica at Kendall, 1:30 p.m., Lyndonville at Notre Dame, TBD
Wrestling – Section V and Section VI championships

N-O Basketball Standings
Boys – Roy-Hart 6-2, Medina 6-3, Newfane 5-3, Wilson 4-5, Akron 3-4, Barker 3-5, Albion 1-6
Girls – Wilson 8-0, Newfane 6-2, Akron 5-2, Albion 3-3, Roy-Hart 2-6, Barker 1-6, Medina 1-7