Chazy's Caitlyn LaPier, 24, defended by Elizabethtown-Lewis' Shonna Brooks, 7, scored the opening goal against the Lions in the Eagles 2-0 win Sept. 13.
The Chazy Eagles varsity girls soccer team scored on what was meant to be a cross in the 25th minute of its Sept. 13 game against the Elizabethtown-Lewis Lady Lions, giving them all the edge they would need in a 2-0 victory.
“I was trying to cross the ball,” Caitlyn LaPier said after the game. “It went off my foot kinda funny and curled into the goal.”
“Our focus was to score in the first 10 minutes and set the tempo in the game,” Chazy head coach Karin Trombley said. “We outshot them and had more opportunities, but their defense did a great job as a unit.”
The Eagles did not score again until the 80th minute, more specifically, eight seconds remaining in the game, when Hannah Laurin scored on an assist from Kinan Latremore on a two-on-one breakaway after a quick throw-in.
Amber Polomsky assisted on the LaPier goal.
Jennifer McGinn made 17 saves for the Lions, who had a couple chances to score, but were unable to take advantage.
“They are a very good team and we knew that our opportunities would be limited,” Lions head coach Steve Denton said after the game. “We did as good as we could possibly do against them. We pushed up towards the end to get some chances.”
Second half goal gives Indians win
Alexis Bushey scored from distance in the 58th minute, giving the Peru Lady Indians the advantage they needed after a 1-1 halftime deadlock against the Plattsburgh High Lady Hornets Sept. 13.
Ashley Carpenter assisted on the game-winner, while Kenna Agoney scored the opening goal of the game for the Indians in the 28th minute off an assist from Ashley Sardella.
Kiley Wilkins scored the lone tally for the Hornets in the 26th minute, assisted by Marle Curle.
Karlie Neale made 13 saves for the Hornets, while Dani Dayton had 12 stops for the Indians.
Cougars rally against Red Storm
After 71 minutes scoreless, the Saranac Lake Lady Red Storm scored first, but the Northeastern Clinton Lady Cougars scored more.
MacKenzie Cotter put the Red Storm ahead in the 72nd minute off a direct kick, but Michaela McDonough scored on a Molly Roush assist in the 75th minute.
The tie was the broken in the 79th minute, when Mallory Honan connected on an assist from Paige Southwick.
Regan Kieffer made 15 saves for the Red Storm, while Cougars goalie Celine Bouvier had nine.
Beekmantown rolls past Chiefs
The Beekmantown Lady Eagles scored seven goals in the first half en route to a 9-2 win over the Saranac Lady Chiefs Sept. 13.
Jessica Huber (two assists) and Kallie Villemaire (one) each recorded a hat trick in the game for the Eagles, while Stephanie Clookey, Shanae Jodoin and Katie rounded out the scoring.
Ellen Thew scored both goals for the Chiefs on assist from Amelia Jenks and Sara LoTemplio.
Warriors score first goals in win
Kyli Swires and Hannah Bruno put the Willsboro Lady Warriors on the board for the first time in 2011 as they scored a 2-1 in over the Northern Adirondack Lady Bobcats Sept. 13.
Swires scored off a Serene Holland assist in the 27th minute of play, while Bruno scored on an unassisted goal in the 76th minute.
Magan Magee tallied the lone goal for the Bobcats, unassisted, in the 78th minute.
Jesslin Golovach recorded nine saves for the Bobcats.
Bombers play to scoreless tie
Payton Barney made five saves for the Lake Placid Lady Bombers, but her teammates were unable to find the mark on 20 shot attempts as they played to a 0-0 tie with the Moriah Lady Vikings Sept. 13.
Chiefs sweep meet, PHS boys and NCCS girls score wins
While Jeriqho Gadway and Emma Deshaies crossed the finish line first wearing the colors of the Plattsburgh High boys and girls cross country teams Sept. 13, while the Saranac Chiefs scored team wins over both the Hornets and Northeastern Clinton Cougars.
Gadway finished in a time of 18:23, followed by a Saranac trio of Josh Wade (18:32), Davey Dormann (19:34) and Heath Andre (19:43).
The Chiefs scored a 19-42 team win over the Cougars and a 22-38 win over the Hornets. PHS won their matchup against the Cougars, 24-32.
In the girls meet, Deshaies crossed the line in a time of 21:56, with the Cougars duo of Samantha Smith (22:51) and Justine Rabideau (23:12). Saranac took the next three spots with Morgan Kelly, Tracy Rush and lexi Blockson finishing with times of 24:20, 23:30 and 23:55, respectively.
Saranac scored a 25-34 win over NCCS and a 22-39 win over PHS, while NCCS edged PHS, 25-31.
Lady Red Storm sweep three team event
The Saranac Lake girls cross country team scored three wins against AuSable Valley, Beekmantown and Ticonderoga Sept. 13, while the Lady Patriots scored a pair of wins, as did the Beekmantown boys team.
The Lady Red Storm had four of the top 10 runners in the four team race, including winner Elena Biedeck (22:14), third place Zoe Tyler (25:38), sixth place Grace Sullivan (26:30) and seventh place Kaliegh Woodruff (27:00).
Shania Malias scored a ninth place finish for the Patriots (27:12), while Maile Sapp finished second in the race with a time of 22:36.
The Red Storm scored a 15-42 win against the Patriots, a 15-50 win against the Eagles and a 15-50 win against the Sentinels. The Patriots scored a 15-50 win over both the Sentinels and the Eagles.
In the boys meet, the second through fourth place finishes went to a trio of Eagles in Matt Simpson, Colin Quakenbush and Jordan Went, who recorded times of 18:50, 19:35 and 19:45, respectively. The Eagles also had John Graziane finish in sixth place (19:47), followed by seventh-place finisher Brandon Couture (19:54).
The Eagles scored a 15-50 win over the Patriots, and a 14-48 win against the Red Storm.