State Semifinals: M-W Jackets Early Lead Fades, Defeated 3-1

2018 SECTION X BOYS SOCCER
Final Standings/Non League Records

EAST DIVISION          W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
x-Madrid-Waddington
Chateaugay
Brushton-Moira
Colton-Pierrepont
Parishville-Hopkinton
Norwood-Norfolk
St. Lawrence Central
St. Regis Falls
12-2-0   24    2-0-0
11-3-0   22    0-1-0
  9-5-0   18    0-2-0
  8-6-0   16    2-0-0
  8-6-0   16    0-1-1
  5-9-0   10    1-1-0
3-11-0     6    0-2-0
0-14-0     0    0-1-0
CENTRAL DIVISION   W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
x-Canton
Ogdensburg
Massena
Salmon River
Malone
Potsdam
  8-2-0   16    4-1-0
  6-3-1   13    1-4-0
  5-4-1   11    2-3-1
  4-4-2   10    3-3-0
  2-7-1     5    3-3-0
  2-7-1     5    2-3-1
WEST DIVISION         W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
x-Heuvelton
Harrisville
Lisbon
Edwards-Knox
Hammond
Morristown
Hermon-DeKalb
11-1-0   22    3-1-0
  9-2-1   19    1-3-0
  7-3-2   16    2-1-0
  5-6-1   11    0-3-0
  5-7-0   10    2-2-0
2-10-0     4    1-2-0
1-11-0     2    0-4-0
INDEPENDENT            W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
Gouverneur   0-0-0     0  3-11-1

Heuvelton's Jonathan Trathen (21) chips the ball off the goalpost and crossbar, then into the net, on a feed from Noah Steele for the Bulldogs' only goal of the game late in the first half.  Heuvelton fell to Section VII's Chazy 8-1 in the New York State quarterfinals. (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

 

Section X Boys Class A Playoffs

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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2018

N.Y.S. Class A Regional Semifinal - Liverpool HS
Fulton (III) 4, Malone (X) 0

 

WEDNESDAY,OCTOBER 24, 2018

Section X Class A Championship at Potsdam HS
(#2) Malone 1, (#1) Massena 0 (OT)

Malone goalkeeper Jake VanSteenburg makes a leaping stop to keep the game scoreless early in the second half.  VanSteenburg collected 12 saves, while Massena goalie Casey Hooper turned aside four shots.

Malone captures Class A TITLE with 1-0 OVERTIME WIN

Malone’s Hans Schumacher (7) and Massena’s Luke Bronchetti (2) meet in the air to head the ball. Scoreless through the first and second half of play, the game ended in sudden victory at 4:45 in the first overtime on a goal scored by Hans Schumacher, assisted by Dawson Scharf to give the Huskies the 1-0 win over Massena for the Section X Class A Championship. (Zachary Matthie photo)  Game Gallery
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FULTON 4, MALONE 0
The Fulton Red Raiders scored two goals in each half in beating the Malone Huskies 4-0 in the New York State Class A regional opener. Malone Coach Christopher Yaw noted that the game stayed closed at 1-0 until 19.7 seconds left in the half, when the Raiders got their second score.  Cameron Stuart scored two goals, Collin Bennett and Mark Talents chipped in a goal each, and Connor Wilde provided two assists in the Fulton win. The Malone Huskies closed out their season at 6-11-1 overall. Fulton advances to host the regional final against Section II’s Queensbury.

 

Section X Boys Class B Playoffs

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THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2018

N.Y.S. Class B Regional Semifinal - Potsdam HS
Chalmont (II) 1,Canton 0 (OT)

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2018

Section X Class B Championship at S.L.U.
(#1) Canton 2, (#3) Salmon River 1

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2018

Section X Class B Semifinals
(#1) Canton 2, (#4) Potsdam 0
(#3) Salmon River 3, (#2) Ogdensburg 0

canton RALLIES PAST salmon river 2-1 for class b title


Canton’s Andy Downs (3) pops the ball up, then bounces a shot that would miss  just wide of the net in a close Section X Class B title game.  The Golden Bears rallied after giving up the opening goal, to capture a 2-1 victory over Salmon River to win their first title since 2013.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

Salmon River’s Cameron Cartier (3) charges up the field, feeding up the ball that would contribute to a 1-0 lead in the first half.  The Shamrocks' Kade Cook dished to Kayden Conners who eluded the defense to pump in the game's first goal.  However, Ryan Aldous would net the tying goal from Antonio Vecchio, then score the game-winner unassisted, as Canton went on to beat Salmon River 2-1.  Both goalies, Jack Finnerty of Canton and Salmon River's John Miller posted five saves each.  The Shamrocks closed their season at 8-8-2.

canton downs potsdam 2-0 to advance to title game


Potsdam goalkeeper Jacob Pittman (31) dashes across to block the shot from a Canton forward early in the first half to keep the game scoreless. The Golden Bears earned the shutout victory over the Sandstoners 2-0 to advance into the Section X Class B Championship game where they will face the Salmon River Shamrocks. (Cody Jenne photo) Game Gallery

Potsdam midfielder Keenan Hassett (7) drives the ball between two Canton defenders toward the Golden Bears goal midway through the first half.  Canton goalie Jack Finnerty collected four saves in the shutout.  Antonio Vecchio scored in the 28th minute, then Ryan Aldous in the 71st minute to guide the Bears.  Potsdam closed its season at 4-10-2.

 Canton FALLS IN TOUGH O.T. BATTLE TO SCHALMONT 1-0

Canton's Antonio Vecchio (16) fires the ball to a teammate upfield, during Thursday's New York State Class B regional semifinal, held at Potsdam High School.  In a scoreless battle that lasted into overtime.  Canton fell 1-0 to Schalmont on the game's only goal with 9:17 left in the first overtime.  (Zachary Matthie photo)  Game Gallery Canton's Nick James (18) launches the ball down the sideline past a Schalmont defender.  The Sabres' Devin Renaud netted the game's only goal.  Cantongoalie Jack Finnerty made several key saves against a steady Schalmont attack, keeping the game scoreless through regulation.

salmon river advances over Ogdensburg in 3-0 win


Ogdensburg goal keeper Nicholas Sholette (0) leaps to block the shot from Salmon River forward Cameron Cartier (3) keeping the Shamrocks to just a 2-0 lead midway through the second half.  Cartier, Makenzie Oakes-Lazore and Clayton Jones all earned a goal lifting the #3 Shamrocks to a 3-0 upset victory over the #2 Blue Devils to advance into the Section X Class B Championship game.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Ogdensburg's Joel Conant (22) leaps over Salmon River defender Cameron Cartier (3) to head the ball toward the Shamrocks' goal late in the second half.  Shamrock keeper John Miller logged seven saves for the shutout.  OFA finished out its season at 8-8-1 overall.

 

Section X Boys Class C Playoffs

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2018

N.Y.S. Class C Semifinal - Middletown HS
Lansing (IV) 3. Madrid-Waddington (X) 1

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2018

N.Y.S. Class C Regional Final - Plattsburgh HS
Madrid-Waddington (X) 1, Seton Catholic 0

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2018

N.Y.S. Class C Regional Semifinal - Potsdam HS
Madrid-Waddington 1, Maple Hill (II) 0

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2018

Section X Class C Championship at Potsdam HS
(#1)
Madrid-Waddington 2, (#2) Brushton-Moira 0

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2018

Section X Class C Semifinals
(#1) Madrid-Waddington 3, (#4) St. Lawrence Ctl. 0
(#2) Brushton-Moira 3, (#3) Norwood-Norfolk 1

M-W wins championship in 2-0 win over Brushton-Moira

Madrid-Waddington’s Peyton Chambers and Brushton-Moira’s Gage Martin (2) swing at the ball in midfield looking to gain possession for their team.  Brody VanBuren scored off a corner kick from John McCall at 16:43 for a 1-0 lead.
VanBuren provided an insurance goal when he scored on a punt from 35 yards out, assisted by Jesse Lamere. The Yellow Jackets ruled as Class C champions with a 2-0 win over Brushton-Moira.  (Zachary Matthie photo) Game GalleryBrushton-Moira’s Kalub Langdon (7) and Madrid-Waddington’s Brennan Harmer (7) battle in the air for containment. M-W keeper Nate Moulton kept the Yellow Jackets in the tight game early, finishing with six saves. 

M-W JACKETS advance past St. lawrence central 3-0

Madrid-Waddington’s John McCall (6) chips the ball to the left corner of the net past St. Lawrence Central goalkeeper Jarrett St. Hilaire (00) to increase the lead 3-0 late in the second half. Madrid-Waddington worked the ball around well and found the opening to score the third goal. Madrid-Waddington advanced past St. Lawrence Central  3-0.  (Zachary Matthie photo)  Game GallerySt. Lawrence Central goalkeeper Jarret St. Hilaire (00) jumps in front of Madrid-Waddington’s Brody Vanburen (21) to snatch away the corner kick.  McCall netted two goals, while Jesse Lamere pumped in a marker for the #1 Jackets who will play for the Class C title vs. Brushton-Moira.  The #4 Larries finished their season at 3-14 overall.

aFTER EARLY GOAL, m-w BOYS FALL IN N.Y. CLASS C SEMIFINAL

LANSING 3, MADRID-WADDINGTON 1
After Madrid-Waddington scored on a goal by John McCall just 2:37 into the game, Section IV’s Lansing tied the game midway through the first half, then struck for two more unanswered goals in the second half, in a 3-1 win over the Yellow Jackets in the New York State Class C semifinals. McCall’s goal that sailed into the top-left corner of the net, came off a right-wing run that ignited the Jackets’ hopes of staying with the defending state champions. In a battle of the state’s top-ranked Lansing and #2 Madrid-Waddington, the Jackets had their chances. However, Eli Bartholomew broke the Jackets’ streak of postseason shutouts in the 19th minute when he beat All-State goalie selection Nate Moulton for the first time in four playoff games. Bartholomew went unmarked to drill a laser shot to break the tie, then redirected a header into the net on a corner kick for the lone scores of the second half. Madrid-Waddington finished its Section X and Region II championship season at 18-3 overall.

1-0 again: m-w jackets earn final-4 spot on penalty kick

MADRID-WADDINGTON 1, SETON CATHOLIC 0
In a back-and-forth defensive battle, with heart-rending near misses for 64 minutes, the New York State Class D Region II championship came down to one trip and one penalty kick. Madrid-Waddington’s John McCall was tripped in the box during a strong run toward net, inflicting a penalty kick against Section VII’s Seton Catholic with just over 16 minutes left in regulation. Jesse LaMere drove a precision shot into the Knights’ net for a 1-0 lead. Earlier, Seton’s best chance was a volley that bounced off the crossbar, but stayed out of the net. The Yellow Jacket defense closed ranks in front of goaltender Nate Moulton who stopped eight shots, en route to his 12th shutout of the season. Madrid-Waddington (17-2 overall) defeated Seton Catholic 1-0 to win the Region II championship and advance to the New York State Final Four against Section IV’s Lansing at 11:15 a.m. on Saturday at Middletown High School.

LAMERE NETS LONE GOAL IN JACKETS' 1-0 STATE VICTORY

Madrid-Waddington celebrates after Jesse Lamere (9) scores a goal late in the first half to give Madrid-Waddington a 1-0 lead over Maple Hill.  Lamere's score would stand up through the second half, despite a barrage of shots from the MH Wildcats for a 1-0 win in the New York State Class C regional semifinal.  (Zachary Matthie photo)  Game Gallery Madrid-Waddington's Cade VanBuren (5) stops the ball and sends tit back on the offensive.  Jackets' goalie Nate Moulton collected 11 saves in the win,. Lamere's goal from Nick Burns late in the first half would be the only score of the contest and advances the Jackets to face Section VII's Seton Catholic on Saturday at 1:00 p.m., at Plattsburgh High School.

B-M PANTHERS SURGE IN 2ND HALF TO BEAT FLYERS IN SEMI

BRUSHTON-MOIRA 3, NORWOOD-NORFOLK 1
After a scoreless first half, it was Gage Martin who scored twice, just six minutes apart to thrust the host Brushton-Moira Panthers into a 2-0 lead in the Section X Class C semifinals. Martin booted goals in the 47th and 53rd minutes, while Josh Langdon provided an insurance goal to lift the #2 seeded Panthers to a 3-1 win over the #3-seeded Flyers. B-M advances to face Madrid-Waddington for in the Class C title game. Tyler Trimboli scored the lone goal for the Flyers, who closed out their season at 6-11 overall.

 

Section X Boys Class D Playoffs

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THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2018

N.Y.S. Class D Regional Final - Potsdam HS
Chazy (VII) 8, Heuvelton (X) 1

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2018

Section X Class D Championship at Potsdam HS
(#1) Heuvelton 3, (#2) Chateaugay 2

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2018

Section X Class D Semifinals at Potsdam HS
(#2) Chateaugay 2, (#3) Colton-Pierrepont 0
(#1) Heuvelton 2, (#4) Harrisville 1

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2018

Section X Class D Quarterfinals - at Higher Seed
(#4) Harrisville 1, (#5) Lisbon 0 (OT)
(#3) Colton-Pierrepont 4, (#6) Parishville-Hopkintn. 0
(#2) Chateaugay 7, (#10) Hermon-DeKalb 0
(#1) Heuvelton 5, (#8) Hammond 0

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2018

Section X Class D Opening Round - at Higher Seed
(#6) Parishville-Hopkinton 7, (#11) St. Regis Falls 0
(#8) Hammond 2, (#9) Morristown 1
(#10) Hermon-DeKalb 1, (#7) Edwards-Knox 1
       (Hermon-DeKalb advances on penalty kicks 4-2)

BULLDOGS' 2ND-HALF GOALS BEAT Colton-PierREpont 2-0


Chateauguay's Nate Roach (8) drills the ball into the left side of the net in the middle of the second half as an insurance marker in the Bulldogs' 2-0 victory over Colton-Pierpont in the Section X Class D semifinals.  (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

Colton-Pierrepont goalie Rob McMillen scoops the close-range shot from Chateauguay's Aided Tam (13).  Roach broke the scoreless tie just six minutes into the second half, then delivered an insurance score with 20:24 remaining to seal the win.  The Colts closed out the 2018 campaign at 11-7 overall.  Brandon Bombard needed just one save for the shutout, behind a relentless Bulldogs defense.

COLTS BEAT RIVAL PANTHERS 4-0 IN CLASS D SEMIFINALS

Colton-Pierrepont middie chests the ball AT midfield, while Parishville-Hopkinton’s Peyton Snell (10) challenges on defense in the second half of play. Sixth-seeded Parishville-Hopkinton played down two players midway through the second half, after two red cards were handed out to the players. The Colts’ Aiden Knight, Tim Farns, Ben McKinley and Billy LaPierre each scored a goal in the 4-0 victory in the Section X Class D quarterfinals.  Game GalleryColton-Pierrepont’s Billy LaPierre (11) traps the ball along the sideline and drives the ball to the middle off the field between two Parishville-Hopkinton defenders.  The Colts’ goalie Rob McMillen ended the game with nine saves for the shutout. Parishville-Hopkinton’s Tanner Rosenbarker and Alec Hayes combined for eight saves for Parishville-Hopkinton. Colton-Pierrepont advances to the next round against #2-seeded Chateaugay. Parishville-Hopkinton finished its season at 8-8-1.

P-H PANTHERS RACK 7 goals in first half to beat saints

St. Regis Falls' Daymien Moore(3) heads down the ball to gain possession in front of Parishville-Hopkinton's Lawson Snell.  The sixth-seeded Panthers racked up seven goals, all within a span of just over 22 minutes in the first half and cruised to a 7-0 win over 11th-seeded St. Regis Falls.  (Zachary Matthie photo)  Game Gallery
Parishville-Hopkinton's Jacob Fisher (12) chests down the ball.  Caleb Knowles, Peyton Snell and Harrison Snell each netted two goals and an assist in the first-half onslaught.  Stuart Ayers chipped in a goal, while Lucas Snell dished out an assist.  Alec Hayes grabbed eight saves in the shutout.  The Panthers travel to Colton-Pierrepont in the quarterfinals.

Heuvelton falls to chazy in class d state quarterfinal


Heuvelton's Jonathan Trathen (21) chips the ball off the goalpost and crossbar, then into the net, on a feed from Noah Steele for the Bulldogs' only goal of the game late in the first half.  Heuvelton fell to Section VII's Chazy 8-1 in the New York State quarterfinals. (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

Chazy’s Justin Collins (16) fires the ball just inside the lower-right corner of the net from 25 yards out to extend the Eagles' lead to 2-0.  Preston Laurin got the ball rolling in the second minute with a tip in the crease that seemed to set the tone and started a run of five first-half goals for the Eagles.  The momentum and the shutout was interrupted after the first four goals when Noah Steele broke free along the left wing, crossed the ball into the 18, were Trathen's shot ricocheted off the pipes and into the net.  Heuvelton closes a stellar season at 17-3.

Heuvelton WINS "D" TITLE; outlasts Chateaugay 3-2

Heuvelton’s Keegan Kelley (22) fires a shot off a rebound past Chateaugay goalkeeper Brandon Bombard to score the first goal of the game at 9:00 of the first half.  Heuvelton scores three unanswered goals in the first half of play to give them a 3-0 lead. Chateaugay came back with two goals in the second , but could not punch in the equalizer.  (Zachary Matthie photo)  Game GalleryHeuvelton’s Noah Steele (10) and Chateaugay’s Jonah McDonald (5) meet in the air, as Steele heads the ball back to a teammate.  Steele, Keegan Kelley and Jonathan Thrathen each scored a goal to lift Heuvelton a 3-2 win over Chateaugay and become the Section X Class D champions.  Goalie Jed Crayford stopped eight shots on goal  Chris Cook scored both goals for Chateaugay, while Brandon Bombard had 15 saves.

Heuvelton NIPS HARRISVILLE 2-1 IN WILD CLASS D SEMIFINAL


Heuvelton's Mauricio Gelinski (12) toes the ball high and into the back of the net to give the Bulldogs early 1-0 lead over Harrisville in in the Section X Class D semifinals.  After Harrisville tied the game 1-1 on a goal by Dalton Church, Noah Steele restored the Heuvelton lead with a scrambling goal with less than a minute remaining in the half.  The lead held the rest way in  a 2-1 win. (Sam Wangerin photo) Game Gallery

Harrisville goalie Nathaniel Woodward rises to grab the close-range shot keep the score 1-1.  In a wide-open back-and-forth contest, both teams created ample chances to score and take command, but the second half produced no goals.  Harrisville closed a respectable season at 11-6-1.  Heuvelton will face Chateaugay in the Class D finale.

heuvelton surges in 2nd HALF TO BEAT HAMMOND 5-0


Hammond goalkeeper Lukas McQueer leaps to block a shot from Heuvelton forward Jonathan Trathen (21) to hold the Bulldogs to just a 1-0 lead late in the first half. The Bulldogs surged in the second half adding four goals to capture the 5-0 victory and advancing into the Section X Class D semifinals.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery 

Heuvelton’s Mauricio Gelinski (12) battles his way through Hammond defenders toward the Red Devil goal midway through the second half. Heuvelton’s Noah Steele netted the hat trick, firing three goals and one assist. Jacob Martin and Jordan Sawyer also scored for the Bulldogs. Keegan Kelly and John Trathen each earned assists in the game. Jed Crawford collected three saves to earn the shutout.

overtime quarterfinal win: pirates survive knights 1-0

HARRISVILLE 1, LISBON 0
After going scoreless through 80 minutes of regulation, Harrisville’s Joe Peabody scored the game-winning goal in the 93rd minute (2:17 left in the first overtime), to lift the #2-seeded Pirates to “sudden victory” over #5 Lisbon in the Section X Class D quarterfinals. Nate Woodward reeled in eight saves for the Pirates. Lisbon's Hayden McBath turned aside nine shots.

HERMON-DEKALB UPSETS E-K COUGARS IN SHOOTOUT KICKS


Hermon-DeKalb goaltender Andrew Mathews (32) leaps and grabs the ball off the corner kick to prevent a goal, keeping the game tied at 1-1 in the second half. In the opening round of the Section X Class playoffs, #10-seeded Hermon-DeKalb would advance after surviving a Cougar barrage in overtime, outshooting #7 seed Edwards-Knox on penalty kicks 4-2.  (Sam Wangerin photo)  Game Gallery

Edwards-Knox’s Parker Harper (14) drills the ball into the upper-right corner of the net to score of a direct kick to tie the game 1-1 with 7:30 left in regulation. Brandon Eggleston scored for Hermon-DeKalb, assisted by Peyton Hamilton midway through the first half. Eggleston also dove for a key save during penalty kicks. Andy Tahonica booted the game-winning goal in the 4-2 shootout , advancing the Green Demons to the Class D quarterfinals. Edwards-Knox finished its season at 5-10-1.

HAMMOND NIPS MORRISTOWN 2-1 IN CLASS D OPENING RD.

HAMMOND 2, MORRISTOWN 1
Absent six starters, the bench stepped up for #8 Hammond in a 2-1 win over #9 Morristown in the opening round of the Section X Class D playoffs.  Hammond Coach Kevin Toland said, "Bench stepped up and played with heart and prevailed."  After a scoreless first half, Hammond's Cooper Bennett scored from John Boland, then Brandon LaRock tallied from Nate Jewett.  Aaron Woodcock scored the goal for Morristown.  Hammond advances to face top-seeded Heuvelton in the quarterfinals.  Morristown finishes the season 3-13 overall.