Mechanicville’s Jeff Luce was named the most valuable offensive player, and teammate Justin Pugliese was selected as the most valuable defensive player by the Wasaren League boys soccer coaches when they announced the league’s all-star teams Saturday, Oct. 27.
Luce currently leads all Section 2 offensive players with 33 goals, to go along with eight assists. Pugliese led a Mechanicville defense that allowed a total of 20 goals this season, including seven shutouts.
Cambridge’s Parker Robertson was named the Wasaren League’s most valuable goalkeeper. The junior stopped 83 percent of the shots he faced to help the Indians finish with a 7-7-2 record. Continue reading “Wasaren League announces boys soccer all-stars”
STILLWATER – Mechanciville rallied for a 2-1 victory over Waterford-Halfmoon in the Wasaren League Championship Saturday, Oct. 13, at Stillwater High School.
Tyler Galarneau scored on a rebound off Hunter Guertin’s direct kick to give the Fordians a 1-0 lead in the first half. Mechanicville’s Kevin Charette tallied midway through the second half to tie the score at 1-1, and Jeff Luce scored on a breakaway with two minutes left in regulation to put the Red Raiders ahead for good.
Mechanicville goalkeeper Zach White had four saves, while Waterford-Halfmoon netminder Bobby Valigorsky stopped 12 shots.
Scott Travis tapped in the winning goal four minutes into overtime to lift Stillwater to a 3-2 victory over Tamarac Monday, Sept. 17, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Travis was responsible for all of the Warriors’ goals. He headed in the first one off a corner kick from Grant Baker that tied the score at 1-1. Travis repeated the process a short time later, this time heading in a crossing pass from Jake Zdonick for a 2-1 Stillwater lead. Continue reading “Wasaren League boys soccer: Stillwater edges Tamarac in OT; Waterford-Halfmoon shuts out Saratoga Central Catholic”
Hunter Guertin had a foot in all three Waterford-Halfmoon goals in a 3-0 victory over Hoosic Valley Thursday, Sept. 13, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Guertin sent a crossing pass into the penalty box to Tyler Galarneau, who knocked the ball into the goal to give the Fordians a 1-0 lead at the 18-minute mark. Guertin tallied in the 31st minute to double Waterford-Halfmoon’s lead, and then he sent a crossing pass to Jason Cordts midway through the second half for the Fordians’ final goal. Continue reading “Wasaren League boys soccer: Waterford-Halfmoon defeats Hoosic Valley; Greenwich shuts down Hoosick Falls”