Potsdam Clinches Central; P-H Nips Jackets; Others Win Big

Final Standings & Non League Stats

EAST DIVISION              W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
Tupper Lake
St. Lawrence Central
St. Regis Falls
14-0-0   26    1-0-1
11-3-0   22    2-0-0
  8-3-3   19    0-0-1
  6-7-1   13    1-1-0
  5-7-2   12    1-1-0
  5-8-1   11    0-1-1
3-10-1     7    0-2-0
0-14-0     0    0-2-0
Salmon River
10-2-2   22    2-0-0
10-3-1   21    1-1-0
10-4-0   20    2-0-0
  9-5-0   18    1-1-0
  8-5-1   17    1-0-0
4-10-0     8    0-2-0
2-12-0     4    0-1-0
1-13-0     2    0-1-0
WEST DIVISION              W-L-T  Pts  Non-Lg
13-0-1   27    1-0-1
11-2-1   23    1-0-1
10-4-0   20    1-0-0
  9-5-0   18    0-0-1
  5-9-0   10    0-0-0
  3-9-2     8    0-2-0
2-10-2     6    0-0-0
0-14-0     0    0-0-0

Hermon-DeKalb goalie Chelsea McKay jumps and snags the ball on a Heuvelton corner kick. Lexi Weidner jump-started the Bulldogs with goals in the 14th and 16th minutes, on assists by Shelby Williams and Alexandria Steele, en route to a 4-0 win over the Demons to complete an undefeated regular season.  (Foote photo)  Game Gallery


Games of Week 8: October 21-26, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


East Division
Colton-Pierrepont 7, St. Regis Falls 0
Chateaugay 8, St. Lawrence Central 1
Parishville-Hopkinton 1, Madrid-Waddington 0
Central Division
Malone 4, Norwood-Norfolk 0
Massena 4, Salmon River 0
Potsdam 6, Ogdensburg 0
West Division
Hammond 4, Morristown 0
Lisbon 5. Harrisville 0
Heuvelton 4, Hermon-DeKalb 0



East Division
Brushton-Moira 1, Madrid-Waddington 1 (OT/Tie)
Central Division
Canton 1, Gouverneur 0



East Division
Parishville-Hopkinton 8, St. Lawrence Central 2



East Division
Brushton-Moira 6, St. Regis Falls 0
St. Lawrence Ctl. 1, Colton-Pierrepont 1 (OT/Tie)
Chateaugay 5, Parishville-Hopkinton 0
Central Division
Malone 1, Canton 0
Massena 2, Potsdam 0
Gouverneur 3, Salmon River 1
West Division
Edwards-Knox 2, Morristown 1
Lisbon 3, Hammond 1
Heuvelton 2, Harrisville 0

Potsdam Clinches Central Title Beating O.F.A. 6-0

Potsdam’s Nettie Rishe (18) scores an uncontested goal, while Ogdensburg fullback Kristen Snyder (27) and goalie Jordan Marcellus scramble to get to the ball. Nettie netted four goals to help the Sandstoners build a commanding 5-0 lead, en route to a 6-0 victory and the Central Division regular-season crown.  (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

Ogdensburg’s Mollee Ahrens (15) fights to get upfield, but Potsdam’s Stephanie Kearing (5) steps in her path and takes the ball away. Along with Nettie Rishe’s four goals, Hannah Dreschel and Kallie Grant punched in single scores as the Sandstoners rolled past Ogdensburg 6-0. The win allowed Potsdam (10-2-2 Central, 12-2-2 overall) to leapfrog past idle Canton and into first-place to end the regular season. The top five teams in the division finished just five points apart. Potsdam keeper Breanne Sapp needed just four saves to collect her 14th shutout of the season. Ogdensburg finished its regular season at 2-12, 2-13 overall.

P-H Panthers Nip Jackets
1-0 To Finish 2nd in East

Parishville-Hopkinton’s Megan Sullivan (7) blocks out Madrid-Waddington’s Tess Knight (2) stopping the Jacket’s progression up the field. The Panthers’ Kodi Perkins notched the game’s only goal in the first half to deliver Parishville-Hopkinton a 1-0 victory and a second-place East finish to close regular-season play. (Surber photo) Game Gallery

Madrid-Waddington goalie Ariana Ramsey tries to get a hand on the ball, but can’t quite corral it. However, Parishville-Hopkinton’s Samantha Stone (12) gets fingers on it and gets called for a hand ball, revoking the point she otherwise would have scored. Parishville-Hopkinton posted a 1-0 victory on a pretty first-half goal. After the Jackets were hit with a tripping call near the sideline, P-H’s Nicole White lofted the ensuing direct kick into the box where Kodi Perkins punched home the header for the game’s only goal. Marlee Wilson stopped all six shots between the pipes for the Panthers, while Ramsey stopped 17 shot for the Jackets. P-H closed the regular season at 11-3 East, 13-3 overall. M-W came in at 5-8-1 East, 5-9-2 overall.

Central Div. Tight After Massena Upsets Potsdam

Massena’s Bailey Dillabough (24) boots the ball for a goal past Potsdam keeper Breanne Sapp late in the first half for a 1-0 lead. Massena got an insurance marker in the second half to upset the Sandstoners 2-0. The victory tightened the race to five teams within four points at the top of the Central.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Massena’s Courtney Hart (13) steals the ball off of a Potsdam throw in at midfield. The Lady Raiders stymied the Sandstoners’ bid at clinching the Central Division title with a 2-0 upset victory. Instead, the Massena win significantly tightened the division with five teams all within four points of the top. Iastha Porter led the Raiders with a goal and an assist. Bailey Dillabough launched the Raiders’ scoring in the first half. Raider keeper Bailey Young posted the shutout. Potsdam slipped to 9-2-2, 11-2-2 overall. The Sandstoners still lead the division by one point with one regular-season game remaining. Massena improved to 8-5, 9-6 overall.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

BULLDOGS CLOSE Unbeaten Season Beating Demons 4-0

Heuvelton’s Alexis Weidner (1) scored three goals and assisted on another in a 4-0 win over Hermon-DeKalb. Heuvelton took a commanding 3-0 lead at the half and coasted to their 14th regular season win (13-0-1 West, 14-0-2 overall). Hannah Thornhill logged the Bulldogs’ other goal. Eliza Jane Hamilton chipped in an assist on Weidner’s third goal in the 69th minute. Heuvelton keeper Paige McCormick collected seven saves, while the Demons’ Chelsea McKay turned out 14 shots.

Lisbon Shuts Out PIRATES
To Finish 2nd in West

Lisbon’s Maddy Vine slides to send a cross into the box past Harrisville’s Emory Matott (18). Vine scored a pair of goals, including a terrific “Beckham Bender” that hooked on the corner kick and directly into the net. She also assisted on a third goal in the Golden Knights’ 5-0 win over the Harrisville Pirates.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

Lisbon’s Madeline Caufield (4) can’t get a shot off as she gets knocked off the ball in the Harrisville box in front of Pirate goalie Abigail Lafaver. Lafaver stopped nine shots, but Beth Crowley collected a hat trick to lead the Lisbon scoring, in addition to Maddy Vine’s two goals in the 5-0 win. Alyshia Murray and Raleigh Mee passed out assists. Knights’ keeper Jackie Sovie needed just two saves for the shutout.

Canton Climbs To First in Central, Beating Wildcats

Canton’s Lauren Smith (8) fights her way up the field with Gouverneur’s Megan Drake (20) on the chase. Smith assisted on the game’s only goal, scored by Emily Pinckney with 12 minutes remaining in the first half to lift the Golden Bears to a 1-0 victory and into first place in the tight Central standings. (Tyler Perry photo)  Game Gallery

Gouverneur’s Emily Bush (14) and Canton’s MacKaylee Boak (10) tangle for possession of the ball. Despite outshooting the Wildcats 20-6, Canton managed only a 1-0 victory in their final game of the regular season. Goalkeeper Taylor Andrews kept the Wildcats in the contest with several spectacular stops among 19 saves. Gouverneur had a chance in the final 30 seconds on a close corner kick, but was unable to convert. Katie Clemmer made six saves for the Bears. Canton improved to 10-4 Central, 12-4 overall and moved into first place with 20 points, along with Potsdam. However, with the Bears have a slight advantage with 10 wins, while Potsdam has nine. The improved Wildcats closed the regular season at 8-5-1 Central, 9-5-1 overall.

Larries & Colts Scramble To 1-1 Overtime DEADLOCK

St. Lawrence Central’s Meghan Grow (18) chases a cross into the box past Colton-Pierrepont’s Abbie Johnson (14). The Larries’ Krista Watkins slipped the ball past Colts’ keeper Kaytlin Miller to even the game 1-1 in the second half. Morgan Doyle connected from Madison Gregg for the Colts in the 1-1 final.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

Colton-Pierrepont’s Madison Gregg (11) has the ball knocked away by the St. Lawrence Central goalkeeper. Gregg assisted on the Colts lone goal by Morgan Doyle to tie the contest, countering a Larries’ goal by Krista Watkins, assisted by Megan Grow. The Colts’ keeper stopped eight shots, while the Larries’ stopper turned in seven saves. The Colts are 4-8-1 East, 5-9-1 overall after the tie. The Larries are 5-8 East and 5-10 overall.


Games of Week 7: October 14-19, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


East Division
Colton-Pierrepont 2, Madrid-Waddington 0
Central Division
Gouverneur 6, Norwood Norfolk 1



East Division
Tupper Lake 2, St. Regis Falls 0
West Division
Hermon-DeKalb 5, Edwards-Knox 1



East Division
Brushton-Moira 1, St. Lawrence Central 0
Parishville-Hopkinton 4, Colton-Pierrepont 3
Chateaugay 3, Madrid-Waddington 0
Central Division
Potsdam 0, Gouverneur 0 (OT/Tie)
Massena 4, Ogdensburg 0
Malone 5, Salmon River 0
Canton 2, Norwood-Norfolk 0
West Division
Lisbon 3, Edwards-Knox 0
Heuvelton 3, Hammond 0
Hermon-DeKalb 2, Harrisville 1
Morristown wins over Clifton-Fine (F)



East Division
Chateaugay 4, Tupper Lake 0
Parishville-Hopkinton 3, Brushton-Moira 0
St. Lawrence Central 3, St. Regis Falls 0
Central Division
Potsdam 1, Malone 0
Gouverneur 3, Ogdensburg 0
Massena 4, Norwood-Norfolk 0
Canton 4, Salmon River 0
West Division
Heuvelton 5, Hammond 0
Lisbon 5, Edwards-Knox 1

Heuvelton Captures Share of West Title VS. HAMMOND

Hammond's Mikayla Horton (10) gets off a shot inside the 18-yard box, but the ball is tipped away by Heuvelton fullback Kylie Piercey (22) in front of keeper Paige McCormick. Heuvelton confined the Devils to just three shots in a 3-0 win, clinching at least a tie for the West Division regular-season title.  Game Gallery  NCSN Broadcast

Heuvelton's Hannah Thornhill (13) pokes the ball over Hammond goalie Cassi Whalen and into the net for the Bulldogs' third score and her second. Heuvelton won 3-0 to earn at least a share of the West Division regular-season title.  Maddie St. Pierre assisted on Thornhill's opening goal and scored the middle marker.  Alexis Weidner picked up assists on the second and third goals.  Heuvelton keeper Paige McCormick pulled in three saves.  Whalen stopped 12 shots.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery  NCSN Broadcast

Dufrane Goal Powers B-M Panthers Past Larries 1-0

St. Lawrence Central’s Hailey Weegar (7) and Brushton-Moira’s Paige DeBeer (15) scramble for possession of the ball in Thursday’s game at Brasher. Jenna Dufrane smacked the game’s only goal on a setup from Madison Rowe to deliver the B-M Panthers to a 1-0 victory in the taut East Division contest.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

St. Lawrence Central’s Ashley Cayea (15) and Brushton-Moira defender Madison Rowe (14) go toe-to-toe for the ball. Rowe assisted on Jenna Dufrane’s goal that lifted the Panthers to a 1-0 East Division triumph. Both goalkeepers faced 13 shots. Brushton-Moira’s Ashley DeBeer stopped all 13 shots that she faced in the shutout victory.

Another Potsdam Shutout Needed To Tie Wildcats 0-0

Gouverneur’s Danielle McCormick (16) and Potsdam’s Nettie Rishe (18) battle over control of the ball near the Wildcats’ goal. Potsdam collected its 12th overall shutout, and 13th of 13 in regulation this season. However, Gouverneur was up to the challenge in battling the first-place Sandstoners to a scoreless tie.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Gouverneur’s Megan Drake (20) battles past heavy defense from Potsdam’s Ally Miller (3) for a chance on the Potsdam goal. The two teams tangled for 100 minutes of scoreless soccer. With both goalies logging shutouts, Potsdam keeper Bre Sapp logged four saves, while Gouverneur’s Taylor Andrews reeled in 12 saves. First-place Potsdam remained two points ahead in the Central Division at 9-1-2. Gouverneur is 6-4-1 in the division.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Massena Girls Fly Past Norwood-Norfolk 4-0

Norwood-Norfolk keeper Megan Plumb punches the ball out of harm’s way on a dangerous Beckham-style, hooking corner kick from the Massena Red Raiders. Despite 21 saves by Plumb, Massena scored two goals in each half to produce a 4-0 win. Massena improved to 6-5 Central, 7-6 overall.  (Camron Waters photo)  Game Gallery

Norwood-Norfolk’s Kylee LaShomb (21) challenges Massena’s Paige Brothers (11) for control of the ball in the midfield. Bailey Dillabough and Serena Hall tallied first-half goals. Hall and Isatha Porter booted second-half scores, while Porter provided two assists in the Raiders’ 4-0 win. Massena keeper Bailee Young stopped three shots. N-N's Megan Plumb was peppered with 25 shots and stopped 21.


Games of Week 6: October 7-12, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


Central Division
Massena 2, Malone 0


East Division
Chateaugay 6, Colton-Pierrepont 0
Tupper Lake 2, St. Lawrence Central 1
Brushton-Moira at Madrid-Waddington, resch. 10/23
Central Division
Malone 4, Ogdensburg 0
Massena 2, Gouverneur 0
Canton 1, Potsdam 0 (OT)
Salmon River 2, Norwood-Norfolk 0
West Division
Heuvelton 5, Edwards-Knox 0
Hammond 5, Hermon-DeKalb 2
Lisbon 3, Morristown 0
Harrisville wins over Clifton-Fine (F)



East Division
Parishville-Hopkinton 13, St. Regis Falls 1
Chateaugay 4, Brushton-Moira 0
West Division
Edwards-Knox at Hermon-DeKalb, ppd. till Oct. 24



East Division
Madrid-Waddington 5, St. Regis Falls 0
Central Division
Potsdam 4, Salmon River 0
West Division
Heuvelton 5, Morristown 1
Edwards-Knox wins over Clifton-Fine (F)



East Division
Colton-Pierrepont 2, Tupper Lake 1
Chateaugay at Brushton-Moira, postponed
St. Lawrence Central at Parishville-Hopkinton, ppd.
Central Division
Norwood-Norfolk 2, Gouverneur 1
Canton 3, Ogdensburg 0
Massena at Malone, postponed
West Division
Hammond 3, Harrisville 1
Lisbon wins over Clifton-Fine (F)
Edwards-Knox at Hermon-DeKalb, ppd. to 10/9

Potsdam Logs 11th "Goose Egg" vs. Salmon River 5-0

Potsdam’s Ally Miller (3) fires a shot around the Salmon River’s goalie, but just misses the lower-right side of the net. The Sandstoners continued to shut down Central Division opponents, posting their eleventh straight shutout in eleven games this season by blanking of Salmon River Shamrocks 4-0.  (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

Defended by Potsdam’s Emma Frary (11), Salmon River’s Miranda David (2) gets a foot on the ball to send the ball upfield amidst the four-player scramble. Breanne Sapp stopped four shots to preserve her eleventh-straight shutout. Ally Miller buried a penalty kick for a goal and assisted on another in pacing Potsdam’s 4-0 home win. Kalie Grant, Kayla Phillips and Annette Rishe all scored single markers. Potsdam improved to 8-0-1, 10-0-1 overall. Salmon River dropped to 3-6, 3-8 overall.

Canton Dents Potsdam Twine, Dishes First Loss O.T.

Potsdam goalie Bri Sapp rushes out of her net to grab a loose ball in front of Canton’s Mari Kait Mace (16). Kali Frank became the first player in 12 games this season to dent the twine behind Sapp. Frank scored an unassisted goal with 3:57 left in the second OT as Canton also dished Potsdam’s first loss.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

Canton’s McKaylee Boak (10) shields the ball away from Potsdam’s Nettie Rishe (18). Canton outshot Potsdam 13-10, but neither team was able to score in regulation. For Potsdam, it marked the 12th straight game no one scored a goal in the first 80 minutes. Kali Frank’s unassisted goal in the second overtime not only became the first score against Potsdam this season, but Canton keeper Katie Clemmer was also working on a ten-save shutout in dishing the Sandstoners their first loss of the season (8-1-1 Central, 10-1-1 overall). Sapp collected 12 saves for Potsdam. “We knew Potsdam had not been scored on yet this season, so we were out to dent the twine today,” Canton Coach Greg Kiah told North Country SportsNet. “And to get the win too is big for us.” The Bears improved to 7-3, 9-3 overall.

Leroux, Herne Push Salmon River to 2-0 Win vs. Flyers

Norwood-Norfolk goalie Megan Plumb makes the save on a close-range shot from Salmon River forward Tisotenhariio Herne (12). However, Herne scored a goal just a minute into the second half to provide the Shamrocks with an insurance marker to help seal a 2-0 win over the Flyers. Becca Leroux scored the other goal.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Norwood-Norfolk’s Gabi Cole (11) battles the ball away from a Salmon River forward at mid-field. Becca Leroux scored an unassisted goal at 23:01 of the first half. Tisotenhariio Herne scored on a setup from Jenna Thompson just one minute into the second half to propel the Shamrocks to a 2-0 win over the Flyers. Wraven Sunday hauled in eight saves to preserve the shutout. Megan Plumb grabbed 10 saves for the Flyers. 




Games of Week 5: September 30-October 5, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


East Division
Parishville-Hopkinton 3, Tupper Lake 0
West Division
Hermon-DeKalb 3, Morristown 0



East Division
Brushton-Moira 1, Colton-Pierrepont 1 (OT/Tie)
Chateaugay 15, St. Regis Falls 0
Madrid-Waddington 2, St. Lawrence Central 1
Central Division
Canton 3, Massena 1
Salmon River 1, Ogdensburg 0
Potsdam 6, Norwood-Norfolk 0
West Division

Edwards-Knox 1, Harrisville 0
Heuvelton 4, Lisbon 0
Hammond wins over Clifton-Fine (F)



East Division
Chateaugay 3, Tupper Lake 0
Central Division
Gouverneur 3, Malone 2
West Division
Morristown 5, Clifton-Fine 0


East Division
Madrid-Waddington 1, Colton-Pierrepont 0



East Division
Colton-Pierrepont 6, St. Regis Falls 0
Tupper Lake 0, Brushton-Moira 0 (OT/Tie)
Chateaugay 5, St. Lawrence Central 2
Parishville-Hopkinton 3, Madrid-Waddington 2
Central Division
Malone 6, Norwood-Norfolk 0
Potsdam 4, Ogdensburg 0
Massena 3, Salmon River 0
Gouverneur 2, Canton 1
West Division
Lisbon 4, Hermon-DeKalb 0
Hammond 4, Edwards-Knox 1
Heuvelton 8, Clifton-Fine 0
Harrisville 0, Morristown 0 (OT/Tie)

Colts Rally For Late Goal To Tie B-M Panthers 1-1

Colton-Pierrepont keeper Kathryn Miller dives into the shadows to corral a ball in her crease, one of 10 saves for the game. The Colts' Madison Gregg (11) pumped home the game-tying goal with two minutes remaining to force extra periods, then eventually hold off Brushton-Moira for a 1-1 overtime tie.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery

Brushton-Moira's Madison Rowe (14) tries to work the ball around oncoming Colton-Pierrepont attacker Andrea Aldous.  Rowe scored in the 55th minute on a setup from Jenna Dufrane. Aldous assisted Madison Gregg's goal as the Colts tallied the equalizer with just two minutes left in regulation.  The Colts and Panthers battled to a 1-1 overtime tie.

Potsdam Stays Unbeaten, BEATING O.F.A. IN 4-0 SHUTOUT

Potsdam’s Nettie Rishe (18) steals the ball away from an Ogdensburg forward and begins to advance toward the net. Rishe scored two goals, while Savarah Aidun and Kalie Grant each chipped in a goal in a 4-0 road win over the Blue Devils. Potsdam remained unbeaten, proving their record to 8-0-1.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Potsdam goalkeeper Breanne Sapp leaps high to stop the ball from going in off a high corner kick. The Potsdam Sandstoners downed the Blue Devils in Ogdensburg 4-0.  The Sandstoner net continues undented this season behind a strong defense and goaltender Breanne Sapp. Sapp has worked the crease all nine games and has yet to allow a goal this season, including Monday’s 4-0 shutout over the Ogdensburg Blue Devils. The Sandstoners, 6-0-1 in the Central Division, are 8-0-1 overall after working a scoreless with Malone two weeks ago. Nettie Rishe tallied two more goals, while Kalie Grant and Savarah Aidun provided single markers and Ally Miller dished out two assists in the Sandstoners’ win. O.F.A. fell to 2-6, 2-7 overall. 

Daley Goal Launches 3-0 Canton Victory vs. Massena

Canton’s Tori Daley (13) makes a cross to Canton’s Bailey Hurlbut (21) who gathers the cross finishes by putting the ball into the far side of the net, catching Massena’s goalie Bailie Young out of position. The Bears racked up two more goals to improve to 5-3 Central in completing a 3-0 win over Massena.   (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

Massena gets a well-placed corner kick to Carlie Leary (19) for a shot on the Canton goal , but Bears’ goalie Katie Clemmer snatches the save to keep the score at 1-0 at the time. Canton went on to defeat the Raiders 3-0. Canton improved to 5-3 Central, 7-3 overall. Massena missed a chance to gain in the division, falling to 3-5, 4-6 overall.

The Pryce is Right For Jackets in 1-0 Win vs. Colts

Pileup inside the 18: Madrid-Waddington’s Blake Orosz (10) collides with a Colton-Pierrepont defender and goalie Morgan Doyle in the goal crease. Desiree Pryce connected for the game’s only goal, on a setup from Mary Young, lifting the Yellow Jackets to a 1-0 victory over the Colts in East Division action.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

Madrid-Waddington’s Desiree Pryce (16) beats the Colts netminder for the lone goal of the game. Ariana Ramsey stopped four shots to register the shutout for the Jackets. Morgan Doyle stopped 11 of 12 shots she faced between the pipes. Madrid-Waddington improved to 3-5-0 in the East Division, 3-6-1 overall. The Colts slid to 2-5 East, 3-6 overall.

Second-Half Surge Lifts Lisbon Past H-D DEMONS 4-0

Hermon-DeKalb’s Bridget Rust (13) sweeps across and steals the ball from a Lisbon forward before she could make a run at the net. The Golden Knights scored with 12 seconds remaining in the first half, then tacked on three quick goals over an eight-minute span in the second half in defeating the Green Demons 4-0.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

A Lisbon defender punts the ball out of reach of Hermon-DeKalb’s Rebecca Matthews (7). Beth Crowley led the Golden Knights with two goals and an assist in a 4-0 win over the Green Demons. Maddy Vine contributed in all three second-half scores with a goal and two assists. Maeve Bowdish contributed the remaining goal. Hanna Richardson also had an assist. H-D goalie Chelsey Mackay was kept busy stopping 10 shots. Lisbon keeper Jackie Sovie turned aside four shots in preserving the shutout. 


Games of Week 4: September 23-28, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


Non League
Chateaugay 0, Heuvelton 0 (OT/Tie)



East Division
Brushton-Moira 5, St. Regis Falls 0
Tupper Lake 1, Madrid-Waddington 0
St. Lawrence Central 3, Colton-Pierrepont 1 (OT)
Central Division
Malone 3, Canton 1
Gouverneur 3, Salmon River 1
Potsdam 1, Massena 0
Ogdensburg 3, Norwood-Norfolk 1
West Division
Lisbon 5, Harrisville 0
Heuvelton 3, Hermon-DeKalb 1



East Division
Chateaugay 4, Parishville-Hopkinton 1
West Division
Hammond 5, Morristown 1



East Division
Madrid-Waddington 4, St. Regis Falls 0
West Division
Harrisville 1, Clifton-Fine 0
Non League
Canton 5, St. Lawrence Central 0



East Division
Brushton-Moira 4, St. Lawrence Central 1
Chateaugay 6, Madrid-Waddington 0
Central Division
Malone 2, Salmon River 0
Potsdam 2, Gouverneur 0

Massena 2, Ogdensburg 0
Canton 4, Norwood-Norfolk 0
West Division
Edwards-Knox 3, Morristown 2 (OT)
Hermon-DeKalb 6, Clifton Fine 0



West Division
Heuvelton 8, Harrisville 0

Two Overtime Goals Propel Larries Past Colts 3-1

St. Lawrence Central’s Lindsey Thayer (3) fires for the game-winning goal in the first overtime. After a 1-1 tie through the first half, both teams were held scoreless in the second half. The Larries netted two overtime goals in producing a 3-1 East Division victory over the visiting Colton-Pierrepont Colts.  (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

Colton-Pierrepont’s Kendra Gilbert (8) boots the ball upfield while tightly marked by the St. Lawrence Central defense.  Thayer scored both goals in overtime that boosted the Larries to their second win of the season in a game shortened by 5:21 due to a Colts’ injury and near darkness. Thayer also figured into the Larries’ regulation goal when she assisted on Hailie Weegar’s marker. The Larries improved to 2-4, 2-6 overall. Andrea Aldous tucked home the lone goal for the Colts who slipped to 1-4 East, 2-5 overall.


St. Lawrence Central keeper stops one of several shots to the goal in Wednesday’s non-league game against Canton. Natalie Giglio connected for two goals, while Mimi Husinec scored on a penalty kick and both Lauren Smith and Lindsay Proulx notched unassisted goals as the Bears beat the Larries 5-0.  (Pignona photo)  Game Gallery

St. Lawrence Central’s Lindsey Thayer (3) rushes the ball up the field with room to maneuver toward the Canton net in a non-league game at SUNY Canton. Natalie Giglio scored twice, including once on a direct kick, in guiding the Bears to a 5-0 win.   Canton improved to 6-1 overall. 

Heuvelton & Chateaugay Girls Struggle To 0-0 Draw

Heuvelton’s Olivia St. Pierre (21) takes control of the ball upfield against Chateaugay’s Hannah Cook. In a non-league matchup of East and West Division leading teams, the two Bulldog squads played to a 0-0 overtime tie. Chateaugay is now 6-0-1 overall, while Heuvelton is 6-0-2.  (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

The goalies each pitched a shutout in a tightly-defended game in a Battle of the Bulldogs. Heuvelton goalie Paige McCormick was kept busier with nine saves, while Chateaugay keeper Kendra Boyea stopped four shots.

Potsdam Remains Unbeaten With 1-0 Win vs. Massena

The Sandstoners’ Jenny Tardelli (9) and Massena’s Paige Brothers (11) tangle for control of the ball, during Friday’s Central Division encounter in Potsdam. The Stoners stayed undefeated atop the Central Division at 5-0-1 and 7-0-1 overall, following a 1-0 shutout victory over the Red Raiders. (Camron Waters photo)  Game Gallery

Potsdam’s Kaleigh Kingsley (10) just barely keeps the ball in at the sideline against Massena’s Bailey Dillabough (24). The Sandstoners’ Nettie Rishe delivered the game’s only goal in the 24th minute of the game, then Potsdam defense and goalie Bre Sapp (six saves) closed the deal with a 1-0 shutout of the Raiders who slipped to 2-4 Central, 3-5 overall.

O.F.A. Blue Devils' Hat Trick Sinks Norwood-Norfolk 3-1

Norwood-Norfolk’s Frankie Phillips (23), dribbling the ball upfield, gets double-teamed by Ogdensburg’s Alicia Shaver (12) and Courtney Barley (23). The Blue Devils gained their second victory this season (2-5-0 Central, 2-6-1 overall) with a 3-1 victory at Norwood-Norfolk. The Flyers fell to 0-6 Central, 0-7 overall.  (Camron Waters photo)  Game Gallery

Norwood-Norfolk’s Aleah Palmer (10) turns the ball upfield under the watchful mark of Ogdensburg’s Chora Young (20). Palmer scored the lone goal for the Flyers (0-6 Central, 0-7 overall) who fell short to Ogdensburg 3-1. Alicia Shaver’s boot had the touch, notching a hat trick with all three goals for the Blue Devils who improved to 2-5 Central, 2-6 overall.

BEARS Shut Out Norwood-Norfolk 4-0 in Central

Norwood-Norfolk goalie Megan Plumb leaps in an attempt to make a save, but the ball sails just over her fingertips and Canton nets the goal. Canton’s Emily Pinckneya buried two goals, while Kali Frank tapped in a goal and delivered a pinpoint assist in the Golden Bears’ 4-0 victory over the Flyers.  (Jeffrey Pignona photo)  Game Gallery

Norwood-Norfolk’s Gabi Cole (11) maneuvers past a Golden Bear during Tuesday’s game at Canton. The Bears scored a pair of goals in each half. Emily Pinckney converted a pass from Lindsay Proulx to open the scoring in the 31st minute. Tori Daley banged home the second goal from Kail Frank with just 2:30 remaining in the first half. Pinckney delivered a penalty kick for the third marker in the 58th minute. A minute later, Frank polished off a feed from Daley for the 4-0 win. Canton netminder Katie Clemmer collected five saves. Megan Plumb was stellar in net with 17 stops, including several sharp saves that kept the Flyers in the contest.


Games of Week 3: September 16-23, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


Madrid-Waddington Tournament
Lisbon 0, Madrid-Waddington 0 (OT/Tie)
     (Lisbon wins shootout 4-2/consolation)
Hammond 1, Tupper Lake 0 (championship)

Non League
Massena 3, Indian River 1



East Division
Parishville-Hopkinton 3, Colton-Pierrepont 0
St. Lawrence Central 2, St. Regis Falls 0 
Central Division
Gouverneur 3, Ogdensburg 0
Massena 3, Norwood-Norfolk 0
Canton 5, Salmon River 0
West Division
Clifton-Fine at Morristown, rescheduled to 10/2



Dan Rose Tournament - Semifinals
Tupper Lake 1, Madrid Waddington 0
Hammond 2, Lisbon 1
Central Division

Canton 5, Ogdensburg 1
Malone 0, Potsdam 0 (OT/Tie)
West Division
Hermon-DeKalb 3, Harrisville 0
Non League
Parishville-Hopkinton 4, Salmon River 3



West Division
Heuvelton 7, Edwards-Knox 0



East Division
Brushton-Moira 2, Madrid-Waddington 0
Chateaugay 4, Colton-Pierrepont 0
Tupper Lake 2, St. Lawrence Central 1
St. Regis Falls at Parishville-Hopkinton, canceled
Central Division
Malone 10, Ogdensburg 0
Gouverneur 2, Massena 1
Potsdam 1, Canton 0
Salmon River 3, Norwood-Norfolk 0
West Division
Hermon-DeKalb 2, Hammond 0
Lisbon 3, Morristown 1
Edwards-Knox at Heuvelton, ppd. till tomorrow


Canton gets its second goal of the game on a header in front from Emily Pinckney (18) that beat the sprawling Salmon River keeper and tucked just inside the post.  Kali Frank punched in one goal and assisted on two others to lead the Canton Golden Bears past Salmon River 5-0 in a Central matchup.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

Canton’s Tori Daley (13) controls the ball while defended by Salmon River’s Taylor Francis (10).  Emma Collins added a goal and an assist as the Canton Golden Bears defeated Salmon River 5-0 in a Central Division matchup in Canton. Molly Curtis, Tori Daley and Mary Kate Mace also tallies single markers for the Bears who improved to 3-1 Central, 4-1 overall. The Shamrocks dropped to 2-2, 2-4 overall.

Chateaugay Still Unbeaten With 4-0 Win Over Colts

Chateaugay’s Danielle Charland (12) got her shot to squeeze past Colton-Pierrepont keeper Kathryn Miller to give the Bulldogs a early 1-0 advantage.  Haylee Tower, Hannah Cook and Breanna Cook netted the other goals in Chateaugay’s 4-0 victory. The Bulldogs improved to 3-0 in the East, 4-0 overall.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

Chateaugay’s Hannah Cook chases down the loose ball before a Colton-Pierrepont player could get to it. Danielle Harland and Hannah Cook netted a goal and dished out two assists each to lead the Bulldogs. Kennedy Boyea needed just four saves to complete the shutout. Colts’ goalie Kathyn Miller logged 15 saves.  (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery

hammond Nips Tupper Lake
1-0 For Tournament Title

The Tupper Lake Lumberjacks tangled with the Hammond Lady Devils for the championship of the Madrid-Waddington Dan Rose Tournament. Hammond squeezed out a 1-0 victory to claim the title. The Devils continued their strong start, improving to 5-1 overall. Tupper fell to 3-4.  (Tyler Perry photo)  Game Gallery

Hammond’s Cassie Whalen turned in 12 saves in net, while teammate Courtney Bova supplied the only goal needed to deliver the championship of the Dan Rose Memorial Tournament. Hammond beat Tupper Lake 1-0 in the closely-fought contest.  (Tyler Perry photo)  Game Gallery

Lisbon Outlasts M-W in PKs in Tourney Consolation

Madrid-Waddington’s Hannah Marcellus (21) races to get the ball against Lisbon’s Maeve Bowdish (16). The Jackets and Knights battled to a scoreless draw through regulation and two overtimes. Lisbon outscored Madrid-Waddington 4-2 in penalty kicks to win the consolation of the Dan Rose Memorial Tournament.  (Tyler Perry photo)  Game Gallery

A battle of defenses and goalies needed to be decided in penalty kicks after a scoreless tie between Lisbon and Madrid-Waddington in the consolation of the Dan Rose Tournament. Lisbon out dueled the Jackets 4-2 on penalty kicks to claim the tournament’s third spot. Lisbon goalie Jackie Sovie collected eight saves during regulation and overtime, while Marlina Bush scooped up 11 saves for the Jackets. Lisbon improved to 4-1-2 overall, while the Jackets dropped to 1-3-1 overall.

Carbone Leads Gouverneur Past Ogdensburg 3-0

Ogdensburg goalkeeper Jordan Marcellus comes way out of her net trying to prevent a breakaway attempt from Gouverneur's Morgan Bohn (11). Gouverneur beat O.F.A. 3-0 in Central action.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery

Gouverneur's Noelle Carbone (4) weaves her way around Ogdensburg defender Alisha Shaver (12).  Carbone scored two goals in the first 23 minutes of play, jump starting the Wildcats’ eventual 3-0 win at Ogdensburg on Friday afternoon. Carbone also assisted on the third goal when Belle Hall blasted home a rebound in front of the O.F.A. net. Gouverneur keeper Taylor Andrews collected nine saves in preserving the shutout. The Wildcats improved to 2-1 Central, 3-1 overall, while the Blue Devils slipped to 1-4 Central, 1-5 overall.

Rishe's Goal Sends Potsdam Past Canton 1-0 IN CENTRAL

The game’s lone goal: Nettie Rishe’s strike was perfectly placed just out of the reach of leaping Canton goalkeeper Katie Clemmer. With the 1-0 victory, host Potsdam remained undefeated at 3-0 Central, 5-0 overall, and knocked Canton from the ranks of the unbeaten at 1-1 Central, 2-1 overall.

Potsdam’s Abby Gruneison (4) fends off a loose ball from Canton’s Natalie Giglio (15). Defenses and goalkeeping dominated the game. Potsdam defeated Canton 1-0 on Nettie Rishe’s goal in the first half. Potsdam netminder Bre Sapp turned aside nine shots, while Canton’s Katie Clemmer stopped 10 shots on goal. (Eric Foote photo)  Game Gallery


Games of Week 2: September 9-14, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


Harrisville Tournament
7, Harrisville 0 (second round)



East Division
Chateaugay 6, Brushton-Moira 1
Colton-Pierrepont 3, Tupper Lake 1 (OT)
Madrid-Waddington at St. Regis Falls, postponed
Parishville-Hopkinton 3, St. Lawrence Central 1
Central Division
Malone 2, Massena 0
Potsdam 4, Salmon River 0
West Division
Hermon-DeKalb 4, Edwards-Knox 1
Heuvelton 7, Morristown 0
Lisbon 13, Clifton-Fine 0
Harrisville Tournament
Gouverneur 1, Harrisville 0



West Division
Hammond 4, Harrisville 2



East Division
Brushton-Moira 4, Colton-Pierrepont 2
Chateaugay 12, St. Regis Falls 0
Madrid-Waddington 3, St. Lawrence Central 0
Parishville-Hopkinton 3, Tupper Lake 1
Central Division
Malone 6, Gouverneur 1
Canton 3, Massena 2 (OT)
Salmon River 1, Ogdensburg 0
Potsdam 9, Norwood-Norfolk 0
West Division
Hammond 5, Clifton-Fine 0
Hermon-DeKalb 2, Morristown 0



West Division
Harrisville 1, Edwards-Knox 0

Malone Shuts Down Massena For 2-0 Soccer Win

Malone’s Gabrielle Collins (2) blocks Massena’s Abby Laclair (14) from trying to take the ball. Malone got on the scoreboard first at the 26-minute mark when a free kick deflected off a Massena player in the penalty area and ended up an own-goal. Abigail Collins scored from Maureen Fountain just nine minutes later to open a 2-0 lead before the half, and prove to be the final score. Malone’s Jamie Lavoie stopped all nine shots she faced in logging the shutout. For Massena, goalie Bailee Young turned aside 10 shots.  The Huskies have allowed just two goals in their last three games. The Raiders fell to 0-2 Central, 0-3 overall.  (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

Daley O.T. Goal Launches Canton Season vs. Massena

Canton halfback Natalie Giglio (15) clears the ball out of goal range, away from Massena midfielder Abby Laclair (14). In a well-played seesaw opener, Kali Frank netted both Canton goals during regulation, then assisted on the game winner in the second overtime, as the Bears defeated Massena 3-2.  (Shonn Surber photo)  Game Gallery

Massena defender Nicole Morgan (6) fends off Canton halfbacks Tori Daley (13) and Emma Collins (20). Daley nailed the game-winning goal at 2:46 into the second overtime to life the Golden Bears to a 3-2 win over the Raiders. Massena missed two opportunities in the final seven minutes to tie the contest. Massena’s Mia Germano set up Natalie Hurlbutt for the second time in the game to tie the contest in the final 6:25 of regulation. Canton goalie Katie Clemmer turned aside 10 shots on goal, while Massena’s Bailey Young made 12 stops. 

Massena’s Lestha Porter (15) dribbles the ball downfield while Malone’s Katie Lamica (20) attempts a takeaway.


Games of Week 1: August 30-September 7, 2013

 NCSN Girls Soccer Scoreboard


Jeffers Memorial Tournament in Potsdam
St. Lawrence vs. Madrid-Waddington (consol.) ppd.
Potsdam 1, Colton-Pierrepont  0 (championship)
Parishville-Hopkinton Tournament

Parishville-Hopkinton 12, St. Regis Falls 0 (cons.)
Brushton-Moira 2, Tupper Lake 0 (championship)



Parishville-Hopkinton Tournament
Brushton-Moira 2, Parishville-Hopkinton 1 (league)
Tupper Lake 1, St. Regis Falls 0
West Division
Hammond 5, Edwards-Knox 2
Morristown 1, Harrisville 1 (OT/Tie)
Lisbon 1, Hermon-DeKalb 0
Heuvelton 8, Clifton-Fine 1
Non League
Chateaugay 4, Salmon River 1



Jeffers Memorial Tournament in Potsdam
Colton-Pierrepont 1, St. Lawrence Central 0 (semi)
Potsdam 2, Madrid-Waddington 0 (semifinal)



Cring Tournament in Ogdensburg
Heuvelton 5, Norwood-Norfolk 0 (consolation)
Lisbon 1, Ogdensburg 0 (championship)
Non League
Parishville-Hopkinton 7, St. Regis Falls 0



Cring Tournament in Ogdensburg
Lisbon 2, Heuvelton 2 (OT/Tie-league game)
     (Lisbon wins shootout 4-3)
Ogdensburg 1, Norwood-Norfolk 0 (league game)



Saranac Central Tournament
Malone 2, Northeastern Clinton 1 (consolation)


Saranac Central Tournament
Saranac Central 6, Malone 1 (semifinal)
Non League
Indian River 2, Massena 0


Heuvelton’s Kristin Harper (15) controls the ball while being chased by a Clifton-Fine defender. Heuvelton broke away from a 2-0 halftime lead with six straight goals, including five within a 12-minute span of the second half, before settling for an 8-1 win over the Clifton-Fine Eagles.  Game Gallery

Heuvelton’s Olivia St. Pierre (21) chases a Clifton-Fine in a race for the ball. Alexis Weidner pocketed three more goals, bringing her early-season total to seven, while Logan Tallman added a goal and three assists to pace the Bulldogs. Kylie Pierce, Alex Steele, Hannah Thornhill and Ashlyn Foster also scored for Heuvelton. Erica Daniels prevented a shutout by notching the lone goal for Clifton-Fine in the 68th minute. Clifton-Fine goalie Crane made 12 saves. (Camron Waters photos) 

Gregg Goal Lifts Colts To 1-0 Win Over St. Lawrence

Colton-Pierrepont’s Eve Whalen (12), Kendra Gilbert (8) and Sadie Knight (15) crash the St. Lawrence goal looking for a loose ball in front of the St. Lawrence Central goal. The Colts’ Madison Gregg scored the game’s only goal in the second half in a 1-0 win over the Larries in the Jeffers Tournament semifinals.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery

Colton-Pierrepont’s Andrea Aldous (6) tries to break away from three St. Lawrence defenders while challenged from behind by the Larries’ Lindsey Thayer (3). Aldous assisted on the game’s lone goal from Madison Gregg for a 1-0 win in the Jeffers Memorial Tournament semifinals.  The Colts outshot the Larries 7-1 in the game.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Lisbon Wins in penalty kicks IN SEMIS; WINS CRING TITLE

Lisbon goalie Jackie Sovie stretches out, trying to reach the ball that squirted away after her initial save. However, Heuvelton was unable to capitalize on the free ball. After a 2-2 tie through double overtime, the Knights outscored the Bulldogs 4-3 to advance to the championship of the Cring Tournament at O.F.A.  Lisbon would go on to defeat host Ogdensburg 1-0 in the championship game.  (Bob LaRue photo)  Game Gallery

Lisbon's Beth Crowley (blue) collides with Heuvelton's Olivia St. Pierre (21) who connects in midair to chip the ball upfield.  After a 1-1 tie in regulation, both teams scored in the first overtime, resulting in an official 2-2 tie.  Alexis Weidner scored both goals for Heuvelton. Maddie Vine tallied both goals for the Knights.  Lisbon advanced to the Cring Tournament title game to face host Ogdensburg by outlasting the Bulldogs 4-3 in a shootout.  Goalies Jackie Sovie and Paige McCormick were stellar in net during the shootout.  However, it was Hanna Richardson's laser to the low-right corner on the ninth penalty kick that lifted Lisbon to the title game.  Other Lisbon shootout goals came from Beth Crowley, Maeve Bowdish and goalie Sovie. Heuvelton’s shootout goals were netted by Hannah and Rachel Thornhill and Alex Steele. Lisbon would go on to defeat host Ogdensburg 1-0 in the championship.  Heuvelton beat Norwood-Norfolk 5-0 in the consolation. (Jeffrey Pignona photo)  Game Gallery



Brushton-Moira Edges Tupper 2-1 in Tourney Final

Tupper Lake and Brushton-Moira midfielders battle for possession of the ball in the Tupper Lake end. B-M’s Kenzie Traynor netted a goal in the first half and Jenna Dufrane provided the game-winner in the second half as the Panthers beat the Jacks 2-1 to capture the Parishville-Hopkinton Tourney title.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

The Brushton-Moira defense held Tupper Lake to just two shots in front of Panthers’ goalie Ashley Debeer in forging a 2-0 victory in the championship of the Parishville-Hopkinton tournament. B-M’s Kenzie Traynor was named Tournament MVP. Traynor netted a goal in the first half, while Jenna Dufrane provided the Panthers with some breathing room with a second scored with about three minutes left to help secure the win. 


Parishville-Hopkinton’s Kodi Perkins (18) chest bumps the ball back into play off a throw in at midfield. The Panthers went on to capture a 12-0 victory over St. Regis Falls in the consolation of the Parishville-Hopkinton Tournament.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

St. Regis Falls midfielder Hanna Northrup (9) battles the ball away from Parishville-Hopkinton forward Taylor Scovil (20). Kodi Perkins dented the net for three goals and assisted on another. Olivia Collins had a pair of goals, Nicole White chipped in a goal and two assists. Also scoring single markers for the Panthers were Kelsey Putnam, Taylor Scovill, Ali Stone and Marissa Paradis. Panthers improved to 2-1. Saints fell to 0-3.

Jeffers Semifinal: Potsdam Shuts Out M-W Jackets 2-0

Potsdam’s Abby Gruneisen (4) and Madrid-Waddington’s Mary Young (11) battle for possession of the ball at midfield early in the second half. The Sandstoners defeated the Yellow-Jackets 2-0 in the semifinals of the John Jeffers Memorial Tournament at Potsdam Central. Gruneisen assisted on Potsdam’s first goal.

Potsdam’s Emma Frary (11) steals the ball from Madrid-Waddington’s Desiree Pryce (16) and looks upfield for an open teammate. The Sandstoners opened their 2013 campaign by picking up a 2-0 win over the visiting Yellow Jackets in the Jeffers Memorial Tournament at Potsdam. Abby Gruneisen netted a goal and dished out one assist in the win. Kalie Grant also netted a goal, while Kelsey Green contributed an assist. Breanna Sapp collected four saves between the pipes to preserve the shutout for the Sandstoners who outshot the Jackets 7-4.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Blue Devils Outlast Flyers in Cring Semi, FALL IN FINAL

Ogdensburg's Rylie Luckie (11) chips the ball away from Norwood-Norfolk's Chora Young (20) near midfield during Tuesday's season opener at the Gerald Cring Tournament in Ogdensburg. Luckie scored the game's only goal, assisted by Taylor Smith, to lift O.F.A. to a 1-0 victory in the tournament's semifinal contest, which also counted as the first league game in the standings.  Both the Flyers and Blue Devils were shut out in second-round games. (Jeffrey Pignona photo)  Game Gallery

Ogdensburg goaltender Kirsten Snyder beats Norwood-Norfolk's Kylee LaShomb (21) for the ball in the first half of Tuesday's contest.  Snyder made four key first-half saves to keep the attacking Flyers at bay.  She tracked down eight shots in all.  The Flyers' Megan Plumb turned aside six shots in net.


By Bob LaRue, North Country SportsNet
August 31: The Franklin Academy Huskies bounced back from a rough first outing by shading Northeastern Clinton 2-1 in the consolation game of the Saranac Central Chiefs Tournament.  Abby Collins lasered both goals for Malone, including one set up by twin sister Gabrielle.  Jamie Sample scored the lone goal for NEC.  Jamie LaVoie (nine saves) and Meg O'Connor (eight saves) worked in tandem to preserve the Huskies' first win.  In the opening round, Malone fell to Saranac Central 6-1, after trailing 2-1 at the half.   Abby Collins scored the lone Malone goal, set up by Hannah Perry.