MATCH DAY: Admirals ship into Buffalo

It’s fitting that the Admirals are in town this Memorial Day Weekend to kick-off the 2010 National Premier Soccer League campaigns for both the Erie and FC Buffalo. Kick is at 3 p.m. at Robert E. Rich All-High Stadium, 1885 Main Street in Buffalo.

Coach Jim Hesch has finalized his roster for Game One. The Canisius College coach will be without defender Bennett Kenyon (injury) and midfielder Adam Reekie, who is waiting on an international clearance from FIFA.

Hesch announced two late additions to the roster: University at Buffalo midfielder Rich Wilson (Jamaica) and fullback Kyle Westerholt (City Honors/Canisius College). Here’s the full roster for Opening Day:

No.   Position Player
0 United States GK Dan Panaro
1 United States GK Nick Fetterman
2 United States FW John Grabowski
3 United States FW Steven Procknal
4 Jamaica MF Rich Wilson
5 United States MF Scott Zorn
7 England MF Lee Catchpole
8 United States DF Matt Stuczynski
9 England FW Mike Unwin
10 United States MF Daniel Stevens
11 United States FW Andrew Tiedt
12 United States MF Marc Stencel
No.   Position Player
14 United States DF Eric Steinmetz
16 United States DF Tom Beckvermit
17 United States MF Nathan Stern
18 United States FW Justin Roundy
19 Trinidad and Tobago FW Mbwana Johnson
20 United States MF Andrew Larracuente
21 United States FW Tyler Williams
22 United States DF Billy Gustafson
23 United States DF Jason Gaylord
24 United States DF Kyle Westerholt
XX United States DF Bennett Kenyon
XX England MF Adam Reekie