HEADING TO THE FINAL — Hamburg Little Loops was led in recent play by the efforts of from left, first row: Austin Georgi, Dylan Mack and Mitchell Schiller. Second row: Andrew Takacs, Dalton Hastreiter, Brandon Okie, Jack Rooney and Justin Penn.
The Hamburg Little Loop Freshman team beat Lancaster on Oct. 26 by 12– 7, and will head to the Empire West Youth Football Championship in Alden on Saturday, Nov. 2. Jack Rooney and Brandon Okie scored for Hamburg. Trailing late in the game 7 – 6, Hamburg marched down the field, to take the lead.
Hamburg’s junior varsity squad beat East Aurora 21 – 6, to advance to the championship game in Alden, as well. Dawson Tyger led the Launchers with 2 touchdowns and the defense helped capture the win for the Launchers. Hamburg’s Varsity Lakers came short, in their bid to advance, but the team enjoyed a solid season.