Eric Valley Guides Medina To Section 6 Class C Title
The coaching tree of Ogdensburg's Valley Family is going strong at Medina Central in Section 6. Eric Valley, son of Tom and Kathie Valley of Ogdensburg, led Medina to the Section 6 Class Championship on Friday night in a 21-13 win over Southwestern. Tom Valley writes the column From the Valley which appears in several newspapers and the Oldschoolsportsnny.com website.
Eric Valley is the nephew of Mike and Tim Valley who combined for several varsity and junior varsity championships at Ogdensburg Free Academy.
Medina ended a 33 year playoff title drought by edging Southwestern.
Brian Fry who scored all three Medina touchdowns and also had a huge day on defense with two pass interceptions and two fumble recoveries.
The outcome wasn’t decided until the final seconds when the Mustangs came up with a huge defensive stop.
“That was a huge play at the end,” said Medina Coach Eric Valley to the media after the game. “The defense played lights out. It just feels amazing.”
Mustangs finished n undefeated 6-0 season.