Willsboro 3, Schroon Lake 1
SCHROON LAKE -- The Wildcats couldn't find a way to contain Willsboro in MVAC boys soccer Oct. 8.
Clay Sherman put together two goals and an assist for the Warriors, setting up Alex Hamel less than eight minutes into the first half. Schroon Lake's Anthony Vanderwalker tied things up eight minutes later, but Sherman found the net off a cross from Lucas Strong six minutes before halftime and added an insurance goal early in the second half.
Justin Drinkwine collected six saves for Willsboro while Schroon Lake keeper Justin Saville had 11.
Peru 2, AuSable Valley 0
PERU -- Fouls proved costly for AuSable Valley as they gave way to Peru in CVAC boys soccer Oct. 8.
In a rather evenly played match, both goalies performed exceptionally well. Dan Caron had 13 saves for Peru while Patriots keeper T.J. Burl recorded 15.
Tyler Spear notched both goals for Peru, the first coming on a penalty kick late in the first half. His second was a direct kick midway through the second half.
Chazy 1, Elizabethtown-Lewis 0
CHAZY -- The Lions battled with Chazy through overtime, but ultimately fell in MVAC boys soccer Oct. 8.
Defense was the name of the game in a back-and-forth contest that saw each team log 14 shots on goal. It was Kaleb Snide's goal late in the second overtime that proved to be the game winner.
Austin Santor collected 12 saves for Chazy while the Lions' Devin Drummond grabbed 9. Tanner Cassavaugh and Evan Drew each played well for Elizabethtown.
Keene 2, Johnsburg 0
KEENE -- Keene continued their bid for the division, beating Johnsburg in MVAC boys soccer Oct. 8.
Luke Andrews gave the Beavers the lead midway through the first half, and held on thanks to eight saves from goalie James Bell. Keene outshot the Jaguars 13-8, and Austin Holbrook added an insurance goal with three minutes left to play.
Willsboro 3, Schroon Lake 0
WILLSBORO -- The Warriors found their way to victory against Schroon Lake in MVAC girls soccer Oct. 9.
The Wildcats held Willsboro off through the first half thanks to some nice saves by goalkeeper Mindy Whitty, who finished with 15 saves.
Renee Marcotte found the net in the second half, however, and Marion James's score at the 21-minute mark soon followed. Courtney Blanchard added a third goal with just five minutes left to play.
Willsboro's Megan Jaquish notched two assists and goalkeeper Stevie Burrows had four saves for the shutout.
Westport 2, Wells 0
WESTPORT -- The Eagles continued their winning ways against Wells in MVAC girls soccer Oct. 9.
Christina Sherman put Westport on the board early off an assist from Valintia Rodriguez just five minutes into the contest. Westport played a strong possession game, outshooting Wells 16-4. Willa McKinley added an insurance goal 14 minutes into the second half.
Eagles goalie Allison Sherman collected two saves for the shutout.
AuSable Valley 5, Saranac Lake 0
SARANAC LAKE -- AuSable Valley made their shots count as they defeated the Red Storm in CVAC girls soccer Oct. 9.
Sidney Flint started off the scoring just 10 minutes into the first half. Goals by Sam Ashline and Amanda Hamilton would put the Patriots up 3-0 before intermission.
Johanna Recny found the net in the second half, then added her second assist on another goal by Ashline. Jena Finnegan grabbed 10 saves for the shutout.
Plattsburgh 7, AuSable Valley 3
PLATTSBURGH -- Turnovers once again proved costly for the Patriots as they fell to Plattsburgh in Northern Football Conference action Oct. 10.
AuSable Valley took its first lead of the season in the first quarter off a field goal by James Montefusco. They would hold Plattsburgh to just 98 yards of total offense throughout the game while amassing 195 of their own.
However, two fumbles and three interceptions gave the Hornets plenty of chances to score. Plattsburgh defensive back Anthony Bucci intercepted a throw by Austin Case late in the fourth quarter and scored the lone touchdown for the win.