Quarterfinal match-ups are now set in Class B, as eight boys soccer teams advanced to the next round of the Section 2 playoffs Wednesday, Oct. 17.
Top-seeded Schalmont (14-1-2) shut out Colonial Council rival Cohoes 4-0 in Rotterdam. Dom Scalice tallied twice for the Sabres, who shook off a slow start to pull away with three second-half goals. Zach Metzold and Dylan Martin also scored goals.
Goalkeeper Jordan Prouty made 12 saves for No. 16 Cohoes (3-15-0). Continue reading “Section 2 Class B boys soccer playoffs: Schalmont, Ichabod Crane among first round winners”
Tamarac closed out its regular season by shutting out Saratoga Central Catholic 1-0 Saturday, Oct. 13, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Rocco DiCarlo scored off an assist from Alex Bassey, and goalkeeper Tyler Nemjo made 10 saves to post the shutout for the Bengals. Spa Catholic netminder Preston Gardner stopped 12 shots.
Tamarac entered Saturday’s game off a 4-1 non-league loss to Schuylerville Friday, Oct. 12. Max Ali tallied the Bengals’ goal, while Mike Lanfear scored twice to lead the Black Horses. Nick Budesheim and Zach Saddlemire also notched goals for Schuylerville.
WATERFORD – Hunter Guertin increased his team-leading goal total to 27 for the season as he led Waterford-Halfmoon to a 6-1 victory over Tamarac Saturday, Oct. 6, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Guertin recorded a natural hat trick to lead off the game, scoring the Fordians’ first three goals in the opening 27 minutes. The senior striker added his fourth goal midway through the second half.
Jason Cordts tallied in the final minute of the first half off a pass from Nate Powell, and Jack O’Brien launched a 25-yard shot that bounced off the goal post and into the net for the Fordians’ final goal.
Xander Gliosco notched Tamarac’s lone goal with nine minutes left in the second half.
Hunter Guertin recorded a hat trick to lead Waterford-Halfmoon to a 4-2 victory over Hoosic Valley Friday, Oct. 5, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Jaycen Janusz contributed a goal, and goalkeeper Bobby Valigorsky made 14 saves for the Fordians. Isaac Carlo tallied for Hoosic Valley off a free kick. An own goal against Waterford-Halfmoon with 30 seconds left gave the Indians their other goal. Continue reading “Wasaren League boys soccer: Hunter Guertin’s hat trick leads Waterford-Halfmoon to victory; Greenwich shuts out Saratoga Central Catholic”
GREENWICH – Tamarac rallied from an early two-goal deficit to defeat Greenwich 4-2 Wednesday, Oct. 3, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Charlie Gartner assisted on AJ Rymph’s goal and then notched one of his own to give the Witches their lead within the first 15 minutes. An own goal against Greenwich and Alex Bassey’s marker pulled Tamarac even before halftime.
Max Ali put the Bengals ahead in the second half with a penalty kick, and Dylan Briccetti added an insurance goal off a direct kick.
Tamarac goalkeeper Tyler Nemjo stopped six shots, while Greenwich netminder Sam Whiting was credited with three saves.
In a game that featured 31 shots on goal, Cambridge held on for a 3-2 victory over Tamarac Monday, Oct. 1, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Austin Hackman scored one goal and assisted on two more to lead Cambridge to victory. Jordan Brown and Alex Hummel also tallied for the Indians, and goalkeeper Parker Robertson made 12 saves.
Max Ali and Dylan Briccetti each had a goal and an assist for Tamarac. Goalie Tyler Nemjo stopped 14 shots.
Tyler Nemjo’s performance in goal helped Tamarac fend off Stillwater 2-1 Saturday, Sept. 29, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Nemjo stopped 15 of the 16 shots he faced to pick up the victory for the Bengals. Alex Bassey and Xander Gliosco tallied for Tamarac, with Dylan Briccetti picking up an assist.
Jack Rubenstein scored Stillwater’s lone goal, and goalkeeper Tim Buchal had six saves. Continue reading “Wasaren League boys soccer: Tyler Nemjo helps Tamarac defeat Stillwater; Waterford-Halfmoon shuts down Berlin”
Tamarac hung on for a 3-2 victory over Hoosic Valley in a Wasaren League boys soccer game Thursday, Sept. 27.
Alex Bassey’s goal off Dylan Briccetti’s assist in the second half proved to be the game winner for the Bengals. Briccetti and Max Ali converted penalty kicks for Tamarac’s other two goals. Continue reading “Wasaren League boys soccer: Tamarac fends off Hoosic Valley; Stillwater stifles Greenwich”
Tamarac made two first-half goals stand in a 2-1 victory over Berlin Saturday, Sept. 22, in a Wasaren League boys soccer game.
Goalkeepers Andrew Minbiole and Tyler Nemjo stopped a combined 21 shots on goal by Berlin to help the Bengals pull out the victory. Dylan Briccetti and Ethan Brown scored Tamarac’s goals in the first 40 minutes.
Kasey Billert converted a penalty kick for the Mountaineers.
Saratoga Central Catholic posted a 3-1 victory over Tamarac in a Wasaren League boys soccer game Wednesday, Sept. 19.
Dante Marin, Nick Condry and Luke Apy tallied for the Saints, and goalkeeper Preston Famiglietti made seven saves.
Ethan Brown tallied for Tamarac, which received 20 saves from goalie Andrew Minbiole.