The North Country saw some close soccer this week with several competitive games in both boys and girls play. The Minerva-Newcomb Lady Mountaineer, however, added another win after their first in several years earlier this month. Not close at all, they hammered Crown point 9-0 on Oct. 3. The Lady Jags are no longer perfect after their loss to Greenwich on Sept. 28 at the Dome of the Adirondack Sports Complex.
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CROWN POINT - Indian Lake/Long Lake staged quite the celebration as Matt Moore scored in the second overtime to lift Orange past Crown Point on Sept. 28.
Despite the rainy and a soaked field, Moore took advantage of a turnover at the top of the 18 and challenged Crown Point goalie Max Mesones, one-on-one.
The victory put Indian Lake/Long Lake at a 3-2 overall record.
Freshman Mike Gould gave Crown Point an early lead with his goal off a corner kick.
Orangeman Zach Mitchell tied it up off a Panther's turnover.
Both Mesones with 27 saves and Orange goalie Zach Rulan with 20 played spectacular.
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NEWCOMB - The Mountaineers didn't let the The National Sports Academy (NSA) take their win easily on Sept. 28.
Marcus Brodersson scored two goals for NSA.
Tatsuki Miyazato netted the Mountaineers' first goal off an assist from Morgan Winslow, while Jonas Urwyler brought in the second.
The Mountaineers' keeper, Dylan Saville, saved eight shots for the lose.
JOHNSBURG - Elizabethtown outshot the Jaguars 19-5 in their lose on Sept. 28. The Lions sprung to an early 5-0 lead, while Alec McKee managed to net a goal late in the game to advert a shutout.
Tanner Cassavaugh and Michael Gowdy netted two goals apiece, while Evan Drew tallied two goals and an assist. Brandon Quain, Ben Goff and Hunter Mowery also scored for the Lions.
Dylan Wolfe had 10 saves for the Jaguars.
WESTPORT - The Johnsburg Jaguars fell behind early in their loss against Westport on Sept. 30.
With the score at 2-0, Johnsburg rallied and invited an overtime with two goals in the second half. The teams were competitive with a 19-14 shot record in Westport's favor.
Kevin Conner started things off for Johnsburg with an impressive speed duel against his man on the outside to score.
Even Richards tallied the second goal with 8:30 remaining in the game on an assist from Conner.
After a handball violation, the Jaguars lost to a penalty kick by Bo McKinley
Dylan Wolfe made 12 saves for the Jaguars.
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CROWN POINT - Tony Rodriguez scored two goals and tallied an assist to lead Crown Point past the Mountaineers on Sept. 30.
Juan Mosqueci added a goal and two assists for the Panthers. Will Glebus and Nathan Tabor also scored for Crown Point.
Unassisted, Tim Fabin scored the lone goal the Mountaineers, while Dylan Saville made 14 saves.
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INDIAN LAKE - Evan Richards scored late in the first half for and the rest of the contest remained competitive, but scoreless, giving Johnsburg a win over Indian Lake/Long Lake on Oct. 2
Sean O'Neill's assist came right over the Orange defense to the feet of Richards. The ball ricocheted off a defender before finding the goal.
Dylan Wolfe was outstanding in the goal with 13 saves for the Jaguars.
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INDIAN LAKE - Emma Nye clinched the Keene victory over Indian Lake/Long Lake on a penalty kick in overtime on Sept. 29.
Nye contributed two more goals and Amanda Boyale also tallied for the winners.
Amanda Boyale also scored for Keene.
Carli Reynolds scored all three goals for the Orange, while Allison Pine made 17 saves in the goal.
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KEENE - Emma Nye lead Keene past the Lady Orange for the second time this week on Oct. 1.
She scored both goals for the Beavers.
The Orange's lone goal came from and unassisted shot by Carli Reynolds to tie it up at the half.
Nye's game winner came in the second half, off an assist from Amanda Boyle.
MINERVA - Wells split two goals apiece between Heather Abbott, Liz Perkins and Desi Gallop to beat the Mountaineers on Oct. 2.
The Indians' picked up a three-goal lead at the half and despite Minerva\Newcomb outshouting them 12-10, they were unable to catch up.
Minerva-Newcomb's Charlie Egli tallied two goals and Larissa Roy scored one. Keeper Marlena Peter had five saves for the Mountaineers.
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CROWN POINT - The Mountaineers tallied their second win of the season as they shutout Crown Point on Oct 3.
Proving there first win in several years a few weeks ago was not a fluke, Charlotte Egli played a role in each of the mountaineers 9 goals. She tallied six goals and three assists.
Larissa Roy helped lead the Mountaineers with a goal and three assists.
Marlena Peter came out of the goal to contribute to the scoring effort with a goal. Renna Yandon also tallied a goal for the winners.
Peter made six saves to secure the shutout.
QUEENSBURY - Dani DeGregory led the way with a goal and an assist as Greenwich handed Johnsburg its first loss of the season on the turf at the Adirondack Sports Complex on Sept 28.
Sam Linnett contributed the other goal for the Witches.
Cassandra Prouty had five saves in goal for the Jaguars.
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CHESTERTOWN - Kelly Blackhurst scored twice to lead the Lady Jags to a shutout over North Warren on Sept. 30.
Emily Burns and Kelsey Williford each scored once for the winners.
Sarah Erickson made 21 saves for North Warren, but their offense couldn't get a shot off on Johnsburg goalie Cassandra Prouty.
Johnsburg remains undefeated in the Adirondack League.
GRANVILLE - Johnsburg waited until the final 10 minutes of their contest against Granville to explode with three goals for the win on Oct. 2.
Kelsey Williford tallied two goals, while Emily Burns added a goal and an assist.
It only took about three minutes for the Lady Jags to assert a 2-0 lead.
Cassandra Prouty secured the shutout with two saves in the Jaguar goal.