Arena Football League: Washington Valor @ Albany Empire, May 26, 2018, Times Union Center, Albany, NY

Here photos of the Arena Football League game between the Washington Valor and Albany Empire from May 26, 2018 at the Times Union Center in Albany, NY. 

The Empire cruised to a 48-21 win over the Valor for their fourth consecutive win on Saturday night.

Albany quarterback Tommy Grady threw for 237 yards and 6 touchdowns. Joe Hills was on the receiving end of three of those touchdowns, while Malachi Jones had two. Collin Taylor added a 22-yard touchdown grab late in the game. 

The Empire defense was in lock-down mode all game only allowing 14 points to the Valor. Terence Moore led the way with 8.5 tackles and an interception return for a touchdown. Arthur Hobbs also had an interception in the win. 

Shane Austin finished with 127 passing yards, two touchdowns, and two interceptions in a losing effort for the Valor. 

Albany moves to 4-2 on the season and will host the first place Baltimore Brigade next week at the Times Union Center. 

The Valor remain winless on the season and will travel to Philadelphia to face the Soul next week. 


Rob Keefe is ready (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Tommy Grady warms up before the game (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)


The TU Center scoreboard (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Tommy Grady (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Arthur Hobbs practicing before the game  (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Oshay Dunmore  (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Brandon Stephens practicing one hand grabs  (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

These guys...  (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Tommy Grady (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Washington Head Coach, Benji McDowell (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

TT Toliver sings a little Lionel Richie during warmups (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Shane Austin (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Will Corbin (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Just two gunslingers (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Ryan "Big" Cave (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Oshay Dunmore (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Joe Hills (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Hayworth Hicks Sr. (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Kenny Spencer (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Joe Sykes (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)


Rob Keefe (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Bret Piekarski (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Jordan Williams (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Nick Seither (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Greg Reid talks a lil' smack to the Empire before the game (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

TT Toliver (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Pat Clarke (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Dionte Savage (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Josh Reese focused (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

The fans love Malachi Jones (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Weeeeeeees Mauuuuuuuia!!! (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)
Bret Piekarski (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Showtime! (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Collin Taylor (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Hayworth Hicks Sr. (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Focus. Passion. Reflection. Malachi Jones. (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Willie McGinnis (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Mario Norman (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

The Empire unveil mascots Mac and Jack (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Jack (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Mac (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin walks toward the sideline for the next play (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Valor huddle (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin looks down field (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Shane Austin under center (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Shane Austin drops back in the pocket (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Arthur Hobbs with a 1st quarter interception (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Dancin' (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Tommy Grady hits a wide open Joe Hills... (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

...throws a stiff arm into Svante Davenport (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Boom! (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Davenport hits Joe Hills after he scores - lower angle  (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Davenport hits Joe Hills after he scores - upper angle (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Joe Hills with the spike (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Chris Duvalt watches a kick-off once off the bar (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Jordan Williams recovers "bar kick" for the Empire (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Darryl Cato-Bishop (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

The trenches (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Touchdown! TT Toliver! (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Pat Clarke and Warren Smith Jr. (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Pat Clark with the PAT (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Jordan Williams tries to evade the tackle of Chris Duvalt (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Deep ball to Malachi Jones... (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

The catch - lower angle (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

The catch - upper angle (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Touchdown! Malachi Jones! (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Malachi Jones and Wes Mauia celebrate (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Collin Taylor (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Greg Reid and Tracy Belton tackle Joe Hills (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Joe Hills grabs another touchdown! (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Terence Moore falls into the end zone after a pick-six (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Rob Keefe is pumped! (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Terence Moore runs to the other side of the field to give a fan a souvenir (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Terence Moore (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Greg Carr and Brandon Stephens (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Marrio Norman tackles Jared Dangerfield (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Marrio Norman and Terence Moore brin down Jared Dangerfield (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Rio! (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin gets tackled from behind by Joe Sykes (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin makes a throw (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Arthur Hobbs in position to tackle TT Toliver (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Joe Sykes (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Varmah Sonie and Terence Moore (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Goal line stand (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Joe Sykes with the pass rush (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin looks for a receiver (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin tries to elude defenders (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Shane Austin dives short of the endzone (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Malachi Jones (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Tommy Grady drops in the pocket (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Joe Hills tries to get by Greg Reid (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Collin Taylor (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Collin Taylor in motion (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Joe Hills in motion (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Tommy Grady looks for an open receiver (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

The Empire huddle (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Tommy Grady release a frozen-rope for Malachi Jones (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Malachi Jones with another touchdown (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Touchdown! (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

The spike - upper angle (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

The spike - lower angle (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Collin Taylor gets ready to receive a kick-off (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Collin Taylor (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Shane Austin with a QB sneak (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Shane Austin surveys the field (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Touchdown Valor! (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Jared Dangerfield gets flagged (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Malachi Jones gets out of bounds (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Bret Piekarski gets ready to take on Jake Payne (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Malachi Jones with a stiff arm (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Kenny Spencer (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Kenny Spencer and Collin Taylor (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Another touchdown for Joe Hills! (photo credit: Corey Mansfield)

Joe Hills all smiles after another Empire win (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Joe Hills does an interview for CBS Sports Network (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

Hard fought battle, but always prayers in the end (photo credit: Mike Pelletier)

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