Potsdam Season Ends in N.Y. State Semifinal Loss to North Salem

2016 SECTION X BOYS SOCCER
Final Standings/Non League Records

EAST DIVISION          W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
x-Parishville-Hopkint.
Chateaugay
Madrid-Waddington
St. Lawrence Ctl.
Brushton-Moira
Colton-Pierrepont
Norwood-Norfolk
St. Regis Falls
11-2-1   23    2-0-0
10-2-2   22    1-0-1
10-4-0   20    1-1-0
  6-7-1   13    0-2-0
  6-7-1   13    0-3-0
  4-8-2   10    2-0-0
  4-9-1     9    1-1-0
1-13-0     2    1-2-0
CENTRAL DIVISION   W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
x-Ogdensburg
Malone
Canton
Potsdam
Massena
Salmon River
Gouverneur
10-0-2   22    3-1-0
  8-2-2   18    2-0-2
  7-5-0   14    0-2-0
  7-5-0   14    1-3-0
  3-8-1     7    1-3-0
  2-9-1     5    2-2-0
2-10-0     4    1-3-0
WEST DIVISION         W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
x-Lisbon
Harrisville
Edwards-Knox
Hammond
Heuvelton
Clifton-Fine
Hermon-DeKalb
  9-1-2   20    2-1-0
  9-2-1   19    4-0-0
  8-1-3   19    2-2-0
  6-5-1   13    2-2-0
  4-7-1     9    2-2-0
1-11-0     2    0-0-0
1-11-0     2    0-4-0

Madrid-Waddington’s Jesse LaMere (3) chases the ball, while closely challenged by Chazy’s Tristan Connors in the NYS Class D quarterfinal. After a scoreless in regulation, Connors assisted on the Eagles' score late in the first sudden-victory overtime to beat the Jackets 1-0 and move on to the Final Four. (Cody Hartle photo). Game Gallery

 

Section X Boys Class A Playoffs

 NCSN Boys s Soccer Scoreboard

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2016

NYSPHSAA Class A Tournament - Opening Round
Queensbury (II) 5, Massena (X) 0

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2016

Section X Class A Championship - Potsdam CS
(#2) Massena 1, (#1) Malone 0

 


massena wins class a title for third straight year 1-0


The Massena Red Raiders celebrate their 1-0 victory over the Malone Huskies to capture the Section X Class A Boys Soccer Championship for the third straight year. The Raiders scored the lone goal 17 minutes into the game when Josh Underwood, assisted by Logan Sharlow, fired a shot past the Malone goalie on a breakaway.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Malone’s William Bilow blasts a close-range shot on the Massena goal.  However, the shot was blocked by Red Raider goalie Casey Hooper (0) keeping Massena in a slim 1-0 lead midway through the second half.  Massena sophomore goalkeeper Casey Hooper completed shutout with a nine-save effort. Ethan Dumas turned away four shots for the Huskies, who finished a strong season at 10-3-4 overall.  Massena will now advance to the NYSPHSAA Class A Tournament where they will face the Section II Champion in the regional semifinal.

 

Section X Boys Class B Playoffs

 NCSN Boys s Soccer Scoreboard

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016

New York State Class B Quarterfinal - Colonie HS
Ichabod Crane 3, Ogdensburg 0

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016

Section X Class B Championship - SUNY Canton
(#1) Ogdensburg 2, (#2) Canton 1

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016

Section X Class B Semifinal
(#2) Canton 1, (#3) Salmon River 0

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016

Section X Class B Semifinals - at Higher Seed
(#1) Ogdensburg 3, (#4) Gouverneur 0

#2 Canton edges #3 Salmon River 1-0 in "c" semifinal


Canton forward Nick Martinez (11) approaches a rebound against defensive pressure from Dylan Cook (17) in front of the net.  The senior struck a hard shot on the ground off the rebound and tucked it away to give Canton a 1-0 advantage over the Shamrocks, midway through the second half. The lone goal decided a defensive battle in the Section X Class B semifinal. The Bears advance to face Ogdensburg for the title on Saturday at 3:00 at SUNY Canton.  (Francesco Palumbo photo)  Game Gallery

Senior sweeper Bryan Noble knocks away a through-ball in front of Salmon River’s Dillon St. Ann-Spinner (13), while Canton keeper Jake Mattice looks on.  The Bears' defense allowed just five shots on goal, all saved by Mattice in the shutout.  The Bears fired ten shots on goal.  The Shamrocks finished their season at 4-13-1 overall.

MOORE'S TWO GOALS LIFT O.F.A. TO "B" CHAMPIONSHIP


Canton keeper Jack Finnerty rises in the scrum to haul in an Ogdensburg shot on net during a scramble in the second half of the Section X Class B boys soccer championship at SUNY Canton. Noah Moore scored both goals in O.F.A.’s 2-1 win over Canton in the Section X Class B boys soccer championship. (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery

Canton’s Nick Martinez (11) scrambles to get the ball around Ogdensburg defender Brody Shepard (16) looking to attack the Blue Devil net for a possible tying goal. Ogdensburg’s Noah Moore lifted two long-range direct kicks that found the back of the net in delivering the Blue Devils to the Section X Class B championship with a 2-1 victory over the Canton Golden Bears. The first goal in the 24th minute, just under the crossbar. The second kick came from 40 yards away to the left and hooked just inside the right goalpost. The shot seemed to mesmerize the Canton defense, with no one reacting to the ball until after it sailed into the net. O.F.A. keeper Justyn McCormick registered eleven saves, seven in the first half under relentless Canton pressure. The Bears had several solid chances around the net that missed the mark. The Blue Devils will draw a bye in the opening round of the New York State Class B playoffs, then advance to the quarterfinal against the winner of the Section II-VII matchup.

Blue devils dash past wildcats in 3-0 shutout

 Ogdensburg midfielder Noah Moore (11) steals the ball from Gouverneur forward Joshua Berry (13) early in the first half. The Blue Devils scored two goals midway through the first half and one in the second half of the 3-0 semifinal game to advance to the Section X Class B Championship. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Gouverneur forward Jake LaCava (17) battles his way through defenders from Ogdensburg and storms toward the Blue Devil goal.  The #19 state-ranked Blue Devils scored three first-half goals, while the Blue Devil defense and goalie Justin McCormick (four saves) registered its ninth shutout of the season in a 3-0 win in the Section X Class B semifinals. Jake Love scored on a breakaway setup from Max Arens to provide the first goal just eight minutes into the contest. Easton Garvey gathered in long punt from McCormick and scored on another break at the 28-minute mark for a 2-0 lead. Ryan Spamen fed Zach Roberts for the third score in the 37th minute. Gouverneur keeper Kurt Knight stopped 14 of 17 shots. The Wildcats finished up their season at 3-14.

 

Section X Boys Class C Playoffs

 NCSN Boys s Soccer Scoreboard

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2016

N.Y.S. Boys Class C Semifinal - at Middletown NY
North Salem (I) 7, Potsdam (X) 0

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016

New York State Class C Quarterfinal - Colonie HS
Potsdam (V) 2, Maple Hill (II) 1 (OT)

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016

Section X Class C Championship - SUNY Canton
(#1) Potsdam 2, (#3) Norwood-Norfolk 1 (OT)

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2016

Section X Class C Semifinal - at Higher Seed
(#3) Norwood-Norfolk 2, (#2) St. Lawrence Central 0

FIRST-HALF GOALS LEAD N-N FLYERS PAST LARRIES IN SEMIS


Norwood-Norfolk's Brandon Palmer (7) tangles with St. Lawrence Central's Andrew Lantry (11) for the midfield header.  The Flyers scored two first-half goals, then held off the Larries in the second half for a 2-0 win in the Section X Class C semifinals.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery

Norwood-Norfolk's Ty Cotter angles his way through the Larries' defense to get a shot on St. Lawrence Central goalie Zach St. Hilaire.  Norwood-Norfolk’s Trent Tatum delivered a cross from deep in the right corner to the crease where Cory Rowsam hammered the ball off a St. Lawrence Central fullback and into the net, putting the Flyers ahead 1-0 midway through the first half. Later in the period, Ty Cotter with the moves in the crease delivered a shot off the outside of his foot for N-N’s second goal. Flyers’ keeper Seth Gilbert did the rest with an eight-save performance to anchor the Flyers’ 2-0 win in the Section X Class C semifinal. St. Lawrence ended its season at 6-10-1 overall.

POTSDAM SHOCKS UNBEATEN MAPLE HILL IN QUARTERFINAL

POTSDAM 2, MAPLE HILL 1 (OT)
Potsdam’s Dan Caamano drove home the “golden goal” in the third minute of sudden-victory overtime as the Sandstoners shocked Section II champion and previously-unbeaten Maple Hill 2-1 in the New York State Class C quarterfinals. After Maple Hill took a 1-0 lead, David Lucht delivered a through-ball to set up Jake Keleher on a breakaway with just seven minutes remaining in the game. Keleher (16 goals) made no mistake, punching in the game-tying goal. Keleher assisted in Caamano’s game winner, also on a breakaway. Potsdam’s defensive backfield was credited for keeping the territory protected around keeper Carter Brown who collected six saves in the victory.

potsdam wins class c TITLE BEATING N-N FLYERS 2-1 IN o.t.


Potsdam’s Nolan Towne (10) battles the ball around Norwood-Norfolk defender Will Livernois (18), then storms his way toward the Flyers' goal early in the first half. Norwood-Norfolk and Potsdam battled to a 1-1 tie through regulation.  The Sandstoners scored on a penalty kick in the second minute of overtime to win the Section X Class C Championship 2-1.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Norwood-Norfolk's Trent Tatam (3) battles the ball away from Potsdam defender Charlie Helenbrook (4) at midfield.  After a scoreless first half, Norwood-Norfolk's Beau Catimon scored from Tatam in the 50th minute. Terry Rice put Potsdam on the scoreboard, evening the game at 1-1 through regulation.  At 1:36 of the first sudden-victory overtime, Potsdam was awarded a penalty-kick opportunity after Daniel Caamano was dragged down in front of the net.  Jacob Keleher drilled home the PK to the top-right corner of the net for the game winner.  Potsdam's Carter Brown turned away six shots in net, while N-N's Seth Gilbert turned in eight saves.  After winning its third-straight Section X Class C title, Potsdam will draw a first-round bye in the New York State Class C playoffs, then travel to face the winner of the Section VII-Section II opener.

 

Section X Boys Class D Playoffs

 NCSN Boys s Soccer Scoreboard

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016

New York State Class D Quarterfinal - Potsdam CS
Chazy 1, Madrid-Waddington 0 (OT)

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016

Section X Class D Championship - Potsdam CS
(#6) Madrid-Waddington 1, (#1) Parishville-Hopk. 0

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2016

Section X Class D Semifinals - Potsdam CS
(#6) Madrid-Waddington 2, (#2) Lisbon 0
(#1) Parishville-Hopk, 3, (#4) Chateaugay 2 (OT)

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016

Section X Class D Quarterfinals - Ogdensburg
(#6) Madrid-Waddington 2, (#3) Harrisville 0
(#2) Lisbon 1, (#7) Hammond 0
Section X Class D Quarterfinals - Potsdam CS
(#4) Chateaugay 2 (#5) Edwards-Knox 0
(#1) Parishville-Hopkinton 1, (#9) Colton-Pier. 0 (OT)

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016

Section X Class D Opening Round - Higher Seed
(#9) Colton-Pierrepont 1, (#8) Brushton-Moira 0
(#7) Hammond 2, (#10) Heuvelton 1
(#6) Madrid-Waddington 6, (#11) Clifton-Fine 1
(#5) Edwards-Knox 4, (#12) St. Regis Falls 0
(#4) Chateaugay 6, (#13) Hermon-DeKalb 0

M-W Jackets fend off LISBON
2-0 in CLASS D semifinals


Madrid-Waddington's Colby McCall (9) chips a ball in the middle of the field while facing pressure from Lisbon’s Colton Stemples (20).  The Yellow Jackets struck twice in the first half and held up defensively to down the Golden Knights 2-0. M-W advances to the Section X Class D Championship.  (Francesco Palumbo photo)  Game Gallery posted shortly

M-W’s Caleb Lawrence (18) attempts to make a touch pass around the lunging effort of Lisbon’s Braiden Martin (23).   Lawrence deflected the first goal off a Lisbon defender in the 7th minute.  Loring Hill score the insurance marker in the 27th minute.  Nate Plumley and Shea Putney picked up assists. M-W keeper Nate Moulton needed just one save to complete the shutout.  Lisbon closed its season at 12-3-2.

Chateaugay storms past edwards-knox to advance


Chateaugay’s Jamie Rabideau (3) fires a shot high on the net past the Edwards-Knox goalie Alex Champagne to score the first goal of the game midway through the second half taking a 1-0 lead over the Cougars. The Bulldogs scored an additional goal in the closing minutes of the half to capture the 2-0 victory. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Chateauguay's Nathan Roach (22) battles the ball away from Edwards-Knox midfielder Royce Lottie (25) to regain possession.  Rabideau dented the twine midway through the second half, and Cullen Jones delivered the knockout punch with a breakaway goal that targeted the upper-right corner of the net for an insurance score, carrying the Chateaugay Bulldogs to a 2-0 win over the Edwards-Knox Cougars in the Section X Class D quarterfinals. Austin Harrigan turned aside three E-K shots in the shutout. Chateaugay faces Parishville-Hopkinton in the semifinals. Edwards-Knox wrapped up a productive season at 11-4-3 overall.

Yellow Jackets top EAGLES 6-1 in CLASS D OPENING ROUND

The Madrid-Waddington Yellow Jackets took the home win in the opening round of playoffs on Saturday morning. Opening scoring on two corner kicks in the first half, the Jackets’ offense quickly found themselves with a 2-0 lead. They held on to win 6-1 over St. Regis Falls. (Francesco Palumbo photo) Game Gallery

Loring Hill provided two picture-perfect crosses for headers in the first half – one to Jake Robinson and the other to Colby McCall – that provided a 2-0 spark that touched off a 6-1 win for the sixth-seeded Madrid-Waddington Yellow Jackets over the #11 Clifton-Fine Eagles in the Section X Class D opening round. Robinson produced a hat trick, while Jesse LeMere fired home a penalty shot just before the half, then netted a 25-yard blast in the second half. Nate Rusaw started the game in net for the Eagles, but came out to produce Clifton-Fine’s lone marker. Rusaw had five saves, while David Martin stopped 14 shots as the Eagles closed out at 1-13 overall.  (photo gallery shortly)

c-p colts upset BRUSHTON-MOIRA 1-0 to advance 


Brushton-Moira’s Kyle Wilcox (9) slides to keep possession of the ball away from Colton-Pierrepont midfielder Blake Scovil (15). The Colts earned a goal in the second half to upset the Panthers to capture the 1-0 victory. The Panthers will now advance to the Section X Class D Quarterfinals on Tuesday. (Devon Delaney photo) Game Gallery

Brushton-Moira’s Conner Bellows leaps to head the ball back to teammates.  Ninth-seed Colton-Pierrepont was the only visiting team and lower seed to travel home with a victory in the opening round of the Section X Class D boys soccer playoffs. Tim Farns scored the game’s only goal with six minutes remaining to lift the Colts to a 1-0 victory over #8-seeded Brushton-Moira. Aiden Knight collected six saves in the shutout. For Brushton-Moira closed the season at 6-11-1 after a strong second half of the season. Goalie Cameron Wheeler stopped nine of ten shots.

HAMMOND edges heuvelton 2-1 in class d opening rd.

HAMMOND 2, HEUVELTON 1
HHammond came from behind to beat Heuvelton 2-1 in the Section X Class D opening round. The Bulldogs’ Noah Steele, on a booming punt from keeper Trent Weston (12 saves), scored on a breakaway with 36 seconds remaining in the first half to establish a 1-0 lead at the break. Hammond’s Jon Boland set up goals by Brett Gleason in the 62nd minute and the game winner by Keegan Donovan with just 67 seconds left in the game. Hammond keeper Coleman Pease scooped up 14 saves, despite the muddy conditions with three days of rain.

Madrid-Waddington falls to chazy 1-0 in overtime


Madrid-Waddington’s Jesse LaMere (3) chases the ball, while closely challenged by Chazy’s Tristan Connors in the NYS Class D quarterfinal. After a scoreless in regulation, Connors assisted on the Eagles' score late in the first sudden-victory overtime to beat the Jackets 1-0 and move on to the Final Four. (Cody Hartle photo). Game Gallery

Madrid Waddington’s Grant VanBuren (19) clears the ball from a Chazy defender midway through the second half.

Madrid-Waddington EDGES P-H PANTHERS 1-0 FOR TITLE


Parishville-Hopkinton's Garrett Hayes (11) battles the ball away from a Madrid-Waddington defender to regain possession near the Yellow Jackets goal.  Sixth-seeded Madrid-Waddington scored in the second half to capture the 1-0 victory over the top-seeded Panthers to earn the Section X Class D Championship. (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Parishville-Hopkinton defender Shaw Keleher (6) attempts to stop a Madrid-Waddington forward who blasts the shot on goal that was stopped by Panthers' keeper Kobe Wells who made six saves overall.  M-W's Jake Robinson scored on a direct kick that curled toward the near post, but the rain-slick ball slipped through Wells' hands and just crossed the goal line.  Nate Moulton needed just one save to protect the shutout behind the Jackets' tight defensive web.  Madrid-Waddington advances to face Section VII champion Chazy in the New York State Class D quarterfinals on Saturday, November 5th at 3:00 p.m.  The Panthers' strong season ended at 15-3-1.

P-H Panthers Pounce in O.T. for 3-2 win vs. CHateaugay


Chateaugay’s Matthew Cartier (14) slides perfectly in time to cut off an attack from Parishville-Hopkinton’s Harrett Hayes (11) along the right sideline. P-H's Eric Leroux scored the winning sudden-victory goal at 0:52 of the second overtime to send the Panthers to the Section X Championship Class D title game. (Francesco Palumbo photo)  Game Gallery posted shortly

P-H's Eric Leroux scored the game winner in overtime.


Chateaugay's Josh Secore (10) several Panthers scramble to regain footing to recover a loose ball off a corner kick in the first half.  After a scoreless first half, Shaw Keleher opened scoring, converting a pass from Kenny Parker for Parishville-Hopkinton. Chandler LaPlante netted back-to-back goals to give #4-seeded Chateaugay a 2-0 lead with just over ten minutes remaining. However, Garrett Hayes dented the twine with 4:08 remaining to pull the top-seeded Panthers back into a tie 2-2 and forcing overtime, before Leroux netted the winner. Parishville-Hopkinton will face Madrid-Waddington for the Class D championship. The Bulldogs wrapped up their season at 13-3-3.

parishville-hopkinton wins 1-0 in overtime OVER COLTS


Parishville-Hopkinton’s Shaw Keleher (6) breaks away from the Colton-Pierrepont defense and fires a shot on goal. The shot was blocked by the Colts' goalie Aiden Knight (13) keeping the game scoreless midway through the first half.  After a scoreless 80 minutes of regulation, Keleher scored the game winner in the fifth minute of sudden-victory overtime for a 1-0 win in the Section X Class D quarterfinals. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Parishville-Hopkinton’s Josh Collins (16) slides through the Colton-Pierrepont a midfielder to regain possession of the ball near the Panthers' goal.  Kobe Wells pulled in three saves to protect the shutout. Colton-Pierrepont drew the curtain down on its 7-9-2 season.

HAMMOND edges heuvelton 2-1 in class d opening rd.

LISBON 1, HAMMOND 0
Andrea Battistini punched in the only goal to lift #2-seeded Lisbon past 7th-seeded Hammond 1-0 in the Section X Class D quarterfinals. Nick Spooner stopped four shots in the shutout. Colman Pease turned out seven saves for Hammond, which ended its season at 9-8-1 overall.

MADRID-WADDINGTON 2, HARRISVILLE 0
Shane Tiernan scored the go-ahead goal in the second half and Jake Robinson provided an insurance marker with just over a minute remaining in the game to propel the #6-seeded Madrid-Waddington past Harrisville 2-0 in the Section X Class D quarterfinals. Nate Moulton collected four saves in the shutout behind a stingy Yellow Jacket defense. Madrid-Waddington faces Lisbon in the semifinal round, while Harrisville closed out its strong season at 13-3-1 overall.

E-K Cougars gain early lead, advance in playoffs

Edwards-Knox’s Jarette Bullock (23) and a St. Regis Falls defender fight for possession of the ball in the mud. The Cougars gained a big lead early, scoring twice in the first twelve minutes of the game, en route to a 4-0 win and to move on in the Section X Class D playoffs.  (Cody Hartle photo).  Game Gallery
Edwards-Knox and St. Regis Falls players chase a throw-in by a Cougars’ player in the first round of playoffs.  Jordan Jeanette posted two goals, while James Richt and Tyler Jandreau scored single markers in Edwards-Knox’s 4-0 win. Jared Bullock and David Hart supplied assists for the fifth-seeded Cougars. Jim Smith posted the three-save shutout. Sage Allen collected nine stops for the Saints, who closed out the season at 1-16 overall.

chateaugay holds hermon-dekalb for 6-0 victory 


Chateaugay forward Chandler LaPlante (2) drives the ball past the Hermon-DeKalb Michael Pankey (32) to score a goal in the first half of the game. The Bulldogs jetted past the Green Demons to in a 6-0 shutout to advance to the Section X Class D quarterfinals.  (Devon Delaney photo) Game Gallery

Chateauguay Austin Harrigan launches the ball long distance to centerfield for the Bulldogs in the first half.  Chateaugay’s Jamie Rabideau knocked in two goals, while Chandler LaPlante chimed in with a goal and an assist to lead the Bulldogs to a 6-0 win in the rain-soaked and misty conditions of the Section X Class D opening round. With Chateaugay’s persistent attack, goalie Austin Harrigan needed just one save late in the game to preserve the shutout. Hermon-DeKalb keeper Kodi Wentzel (14 saves) and Brandon Eggleston (eight saves) were kept busy throughout the contest. The Green Demons closed out their campaign a 1-16 overall.