Lancaster vs Lockport
On August 31st 2018 the Lions of Lockport made their way down Transit Road to meet the Legends. It was the 30th meeting between the 2 schools with Lancaster holding a 20-10 advantage in the series. Lancaster and Lockport have met in Orchard Park in 1999 for the Section VI Championship game. Lancaster would come out on top of that game 21-14.
Lancaster football open with blowout win over Lockport
Lancaster vs Niagara Falls
Lancaster hosted the Niagara Falls Wolverines on Friday Oct. 5th at Foyle-Kling Field. It was the 15th match-up with the Wolverines with Lancaster holding a 11-4 series lead. The first game between these 2 schools was in 1921, Niagara Falls would prevail 27-0 and again in 1922 by a score of 37-0. Last year the Legends traveled up the 190 to Niagara Falls for a matchup in Week 4. Lancaster was able to come away with a 41-8 victory.
Lancaster vs Depew
On Friday Oct. 12th the Lancaster Legends welcomed the Wildcats of Depew High School. This meeting was the 91st time the two schools have met in the series with Lancaster holding a 52-33 lead. There have been 6 ties in the series with the most recent one being in 1989, 0-0. There were 4 times when the squads would face off twice in one year, 1919, 1925, 1926, and 1932. There have been breaks in the game as well. From 1921-24, 1933-1940 the schools did not play one another. From 1941 to today, Lancaster and Depew have been playing continuously.
In 1963, the coaches agreed to schedule the game at the end of the season so the players would have their rival to look forward to. From 1964 on, the game has been the last game of the season for both schools. This year was slightly different as Lancaster had a game the following week against OP.
Michael Mangone 90 East Design