The Albany Empire to Host The Carolina Cobras Next Saturday August 7th

ALBANY, NY - The Albany Empire are set to host The Carolina Cobras this Saturday August 7th for the first round of the playoffs. 

The Empire avenged their only loss this season, beating the Jacksonville Sharks 58-56 in tonight’s win. Newcomers Jeramie Richardson and Varmah Sonie made their presence recognized on both sides of the ball. Richardson rushed for 77 yards on 17 attempts and scored 3 touchdowns. Sonie commanded the defense, with 2 interceptions and a forced fumble. 

The winner of next Saturday’s game will compete for the championship on August 14th. With Albany being the number one seed, if they win on the 7th the championship will be played in 


Team President Jeff Levack said “The Carolina Cobras are playing great football right now, and we are going to need every single Empire fan at the Times Union Center this Saturday to support the Empire players as continue our road to the ring”

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at the link below!