Far West Regional Championship Game Recaps
Bradley scores in final seconds to lift Warriors over LeRoy
Salamanca Press Preview: "The Warriors’ season came down to one play, one pass and one catch by an unlikely hero. Payton Bradley, Salamanca’s sophomore tight end, before Saturday, had only three receptions for 50 yards this season. But he was there when it mattered most, scoring the game-winning touchdown that gave Salamanca its first football Far West Regional win since 2001."
Isaac-To-Bradley Touchdown Pass Sends Warriors To State Semifinals
Post Journal Preview: "Payton Bradley was winless last season as the quarterback at Cattaraugus-Little Valley. Now he’s a hero in Salamanca. The Warriors sophomore tight end caught a 16-yard touchdown pass from Maddox Isaac with 6 seconds remaining as Salamanca beat Le Roy 21-13 in the Class C Far West Regional on Saturday afternoon at Williamsville South High School."
LeRoy loses heartbreaker with 6 seconds left to Salamanca in state football quarterfinals
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Preview: "It took almost 10 years for LeRoy to return to regionals. And they had a chance to win it. Saturday's New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C Far West Regional between LeRoy and Section VI's Salamanca appeared to be headed to overtime. That's when Salamanca's Maddox Isaac and Payton Bradley connected for the game-winning touchdown with six seconds left, handing LeRoy a heartbreaking 21-13 loss at Williamsville South."
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Paul Gotham - @PickinSplinters
Paul Gotham on X: "Third down from the 15 with :10 seconds in the clock, Maddox Isaac finds a wide open Payton Bradley. After a two-point conversion Salamanca has its first lead of the day. Salami a 21 Le Roy 13 (final) https://t.co/WAupjXxvpA" / X (twitter.com)
NYS FOOTBALL: LeRoy drops heartbreaker to Salamanca in Class C Far West Regional final
The Daily News Preview: "Le Roy’s championship season came to a crashing halt in Saturday’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association Class C Far West Regional final, with a game-winning 16-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Maddox Isaac to a wide-open Payton Bradley helping push Salamanca in front, 21-13 with just 6 seconds remaining in the contest. The Warriors (10-2) sealed the 8-point win with a stop on Le Roy’s brief final drive, advancing to the state semifinal, where they will meet Waverly of Section IV next weekend."