ROTTERDAM – Top-seeded Lake George fended off No. 4 Mayfield 1-0 in the Section 2 Class C boys soccer semifinals Thursday, Oct. 25, at Mohonasen High School.
Phillip Shambo scored off a rebound in the 24th minute to give the Warriors their lead. Mayfield stormed back with a barrage of shots in the second half, but goalie Mason Flatley made several key saves to preserve the shutout.
Lake George advances to the Class C final, where it will meet No. 2 Maple Hill Monday, Oct. 29, at 4 p.m. at Colonie Central High School. Maple Hill got past No. 3 Stillwater 1-0 in the semifinals on a goal by Seth Roberts off Christian Beber’s corner kick in the first half. Continue reading “Scenes from Section 2 boys soccer playoffs: Lake George edges Mayfield to reach Class C final against Maple Hill”
The top four seeds in the Section 2 Class C boys soccer playoffs advanced to the semifinal round with quarterfinal victories Monday, Oct. 22.
No. 1 Lake George (18-0-0) got past No. 8 Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons 3-1, as Alex Leonelli, Ethan Knauf and Justin Blanco tallied for the Warriors. Lake George goalkeeper Mason Flatley had several saves, including a key stop late in the second half. Wil Lawson notched Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons’ goal. Continue reading “Section 2 Class C boys soccer: Top four seeds advance to semifinals”
The quarterfinal field is set in the Section 2 Class C boys soccer playoffs following Thursday’s opening round.
No. 6 Greenwich (9-6-2) dispatched No. 22 Canajoharie 8-2 in Greenwich. The Cougars (2-14-2) got on the scoreboard first on Walfre Vasquez’s goal three minutes into the first half, but the Witches scored eight unanswered goals to end Canajoharie’s upset bid.
Charlie Gartner recorded a hat trick, and Liam Kelleher contributed a goal and an assist for Greenwich. AJ Rymph, Bill Bink, Hunter Dixson and Connor Smith also tallied for the Witches. Continue reading “Section 2 Class C boys soccer round-up: Greenwich downs Canajoharie; Waterford-Halfmoon advances on penalty kicks”
Daniel Leach recorded a hat trick to lead Mayfield past Schoharie 4-2 Friday, Oct. 5, in a Western Athletic Conference boys soccer game at Gloversville High School.
Leach got Mayfield on the scoreboard late in the first half on a penalty kick, and then he added a goal off a feed from Britain Goodemote to put the Panthers ahead 2-0 at halftime. Continue reading “Western Athletic Conference boys soccer: Mayfield doubles up Schoharie”
Mayfield scored two goals in the first half and held on for a 2-1 victory over Greenwich in its boys soccer tournament Saturday, Sept. 8.
Daniel Leach tallied 14 minutes into the game, and Josh Watson scored off Colbey Hime’s corner kick in the 32nd minute to give the Panthers the lead. Charlie Gartner got one goal back for the Witches before halftime, but Greenwich could not get the equalizer. Continue reading “Boys soccer: Mayfield edges Greenwich in Mayfield Tournament”
WATERFORD – Trevor Lehr scored the winning goal in overtime to lift Mayfield past Waterford-Halfmoon 3-2 in a non-league boys soccer game Friday, Aug. 31.
Colby Brandow gave Mayfield the lead three minutes into the first half, but Waterford-Halfmoon pulled ahead on second-half tallies by Nick Rich and Hunter Guertin. Mayfield received a penalty kick with five minutes left in regulation, and Daniel Leach converted the attempt to tie the score at 2-2.
It was the second overtime loss in as many games for Waterford-Halfmoon.