The Lions scored 3 touchdowns in the 1st half. Jason Brothers caught a touchdown pass and intercepted a pass and returned it for a touchdown.
Elijah Hudson added another score just before halftime when he caught a touchdown pass. Hudson got back into the endzone on the Lions 1st drive of the 3rd quarter to put Albany up 28-0.
Stratford added a pair of touchdowns, but the Lions won the game, and they are going to the Class A Div. II State Championship game.
It's Albany 1st trip to state since 1991.