N-O cagers to begin second half of the season

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 21 January 2019 at 8:19 am

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Medina’s Brian Fry and his league leading Mustangs teammates will begin the second half of the Niagara-Orleans League season on Friday.

Currently holding a one game lead, three-time defending champion Medina will begin the second half of the Niagara-Orleans League boys basketball season by hosting Barker at 6:30 p.m. Friday.

The Mustangs, who are 6-0 in the league and 11-1 overall, took over sole possession of first place by downing Wilson (5-1) 70-50 Friday night. The Mustangs also host former N-O member CSAT in a non league game at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Undefeated N-O girls basketball leader Wilson (8-0) will host Akron on Thursday while runner-up Albion (5-1) hosts Roy-Hart.

In Genesee Region League boys basketball action, Lyndonville, which is currently tied for the Division II lead with Elba at 8-1, faces a good challenge on Thursday as the Tigers visit Division I runner-up Attica (5-3). The Tigers, who are 12-1 overall, also host Akron in a non league contest at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Weekly Schedule
Boys Basketball: CSAT at Medina, 6:30 p.m.; Akron at Lyndonville, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball: Medina at CSAT, 6:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Barker at Oakfield-Alabama, 7 p.m.
Swimming: N-O Boys All-League meet at Akron, 5:30 p.m.
Wrestling: Holley-Kendall at Brighton, Lyndonville at Pavilion, 6 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Lyndonville at Attica, Kendall at Alexander, Holley at Wheatland-Chili, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball: Akron at Wilson, 6:30 p.m.; Medina at Barker, Roy-Hart at Albion, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Barker at Medina, Wilson at Akron, 6:30 p.m.; Albion at Roy-Hart, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball: Attica at Lyndonville, Wheatland-Chili at Holley, 7 p.m.
Swimming: N-O Girls All-League meet at Newfane, 5:30 p.m.

Girls Basketball: Medina at Tapestry, 1 p.m.
Wrestling: Medina’s Gary Gross Memorial Tournament, 9 a.m.

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

G-R Boys Basketball Standings
Division I: Alexander 8-1, Attica 5-3, Pembroke 5-4, Oakfield-Alabama 5-5, Byron-Bergen 3-6, Holley 0-9
Division II: Lyndonville 8-1, Elba 8-1, Notre Dame 4-5, Kendall 3-5, Wheatland-Chili 0-9

G-R Girls Basketball
Division I: Oakfield-Alabama 6-3, Attica 5-3, Pembroke 5-4, Alexander 4-5, Byron-Bergen 4-5, Holley 2-7
Division II: Elba 9-0, Notre Dame 7-2, Wheatland-Chili 6-3, Kendall 1-9, Lyndonville 0-9