Clinton, Williamsville Win State Semifinals; Clinton Wins State Title

2019-2020 Upstate NY Girls Hockey Standings

SECTION X DIVISION
x-Salmon River
Potsdam
Massena
Alexandria-Th.Islands
Canton
 W-OW-T-OL-L    Pts.     Non League
  8   0   0   0   0     24        7-0-2-0-0
  6   0   0   0   2     18        8-0-0-0-4
  3   0   0   0   5       9        6-1-0-0-5
  1   1   1   0   5       6½     0-0-0-0-4
  0   0   1   1   6       2½     0-0-1-1-7
SECTION VII DIVISION
x-Beekmantown
Plattsburgh
Saranac Lake Placid
Malone
 W-OW-T-OL-L    Pts.     Non League
  5   0   1   0   0     16½     5-0-0-0-3
  3   0   0   1   2     10        8-0-0-1-4
  1   1   1   0   3       6½     2-0-3-0-5
  1   0   0   0   5       3        3-0-0-0-7
SECTION III DIVISION
x-Clinton
Ithaca
Skaneateles
Oswego
 W-OW-T-OL-L    Pts.     Non League
  3   0   2   0   1     12        6-0-1-0-2
  2   0   3   0   1     10½     4-0-1-0-3
  2   0   1   0   3       7½     3-0-0-0-5
  1   0   2   0   3       6        6-1-0-0-2

 

Standings Points: Win=3pts. OW=2pts. Tie=1½ pts., OL=1.
 


 The Plattsburgh Lady Hornets captured the NYSPHSAA Section VII girls ice hockey championship. The Hornets outlasted the Malone Huskies 2-1 to win the title at SUNY Plattsburgh.  Morgan Reed scored at 4:38 of the opening period to give the Hornets a 1-0 lead.  Olivia Cook tied the game at 6:12 in the first period to tie the game for Malone.  Reylyn Giroux scored from Gillian Boule for the game winner at 12:50 of the third period.  (Photo provided)

 

Sectional & New York State Playoff Games

 NCSN Girls Hockey Scoreboard

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2020

N.Y. State Girls Hockey Championship - L. Placid
Clinton (III) 1, Williamsville (VII) 0

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2020

N.Y. State Girls Hockey Semifinals - Lake Placid
Clinton (III) 1, Salmon River (X) 0
Williamsville (VI) 7, Plattsburgh (VII) 0

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2020

Section VII Championship - at SUNY Plattsburgh
(#2) Plattsburgh 2, (#4) Malone 1

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2020

Section X Championship - at SUNY Potsdam
(#1) Salmon River 4, (#2) Potsdam 3

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30, 2020

Section III Championship - at Cicero Twin Rinks
(#1) Clinton 4, (#3) Skaneateles 1

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2020

Section X Playoffs - Home of Higher Seed
(#1) Salmon River 3, (#4) Alexandria 0 (semifinal)
(#2) Potsdam 9, (#3) Massena 1 (semifinal)
Section VII Semifinals - Home of Higher Seed
(#4) Malone 3, (#1) Beekmantown 2 (semifinal)
(#2) Plattsburgh 3, (#3) Saranac Lake Placid 0 (semi)

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2020

Section III Semifinals
(#1) Clinton 2, (#4) Oswego 0 (semifinal)
(#3) Skaneateles 3, (#2) Ithaca 1 (semifinal)

TOP-SEEDED CLINTON WINS SECTION III CHAMPIONSHIP


The Clinton Warriors girls high school team claimed the 2019-2020 Section III hockey championship, defeating the Skaneateles Lakers 4-1 in the title game.  Ella Greico led the Warrior attack with a pair of goals, while Drew Kopek and Mia Lobata each chimed in with a goal and an assist. Ari Williamson, Hailey Kwiatkowski and Bella Callahan each contributed an assist. Goaltender Hailey Millington collected 10 saves in 11 shots on goal. Rebecca Cain scored the Lakers’ lone goal from Campbell Torrey. Goalie Evie Sheridan made 27 saves on 31 shots.  (Photo provided)

potsdam OUSTS massena
9-1 IN SEMIFINAL victory


Massena’s Millie King (22) blocks a shot from Potsdam’s Keely Towne (20).  Potsdam broke open a close 1-0 game early in the second period when Kennedy Emerson scored just nine seconds into the period.  Emerson finished with three goals and one assist, while Daniella Emerson and Karli Green each finished with two goals and an assist in leading the Sandstoners to a 9-1 romp over Massena in the Section X semifinals. (Andrew Baker photo). Game Gallery

Massena’s Hannah Chilton (17) works to line up a shot in front of Potsdam goaltender Ava Johnson (30).  Johnson racketed up 10 saves in the first two periods to hold off the Raiders.  Massena’s Hannah Chilton scored her team’s only goal in the third period.  Potsdam blew open the game with five goals in the middle period and three goals in the third.  The Sandstoners now face Salmon River for the Section X title.

#4-SEEDED MALONE UPSETS TOP-SEEDED BEEKMANTOWN

MALONE 3, BEEKMANTOWN 2
The fourth-seeded Malone Huskies came away from host and top-seeded Beekmantown with an upset 3-2 victory in the Section VII semifinals.  It marked the first-ever playoff victory in the history of the Huskies' girls high school hockey program. Malone's Vail St. Hilaire provided momentum by scoring with just :04 seconds left in the first period, on a set up from Whitney St. Hilaire.  Olivia Cook picked up an assist on Courtney Boyea's goal at 3:33 of the second period, staking Franklin Academy to a 2-0 lead.  Beekmantown's Baley Carter scored just six minutes later to trim the lead to 2-1.  Cook reestablished a two-goal lead on an unassisted goal with 2:59 left in the middle frame.  Carter tallied at 5:39 of the third period.  Both of her goals were assisted by Brooke Ruest.  Gina Norcross turned aside 23 of 25 shots to preserve the Huskies' win.  Malone will face #2-seeded Plattsburgh for the Section VII title.  The Hornets shut out Saranac Lake Placid 3-0.

 

 

WILLIAMSVILLE, CLINTON WIN SEMIs; clinton wins title

CLINTON 1, WILLIAMSVILLE 0 (State Championship)
The Clinton Warriors (III) beat a very talented Williamsville (VI) team 1-0 to win the New York State Girls Ice Hockey Championship.  Abby Kurdziolek fed Lopata for the game-winning goal, while Senior Hailey Millington had a 24-save shutout in state championship win.  The Warriors finish the season  13-2-3 overall with an eight-game winning streak and 14 game unbeaten streak 

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LINTON 1, SALMON RIVER 0 (State Semifinal)
The Clinton Warriors (III) are headed to the NYS Finals with a 1-0 win over previously unbeaten Salmon River (X).  Sophomore Abby Kurdziolek (Whitesboro) scored a 2nd period goal with an assist from freshman Drew Kopek (RFA). Senior Hailey Millington had a nine-save shutout in win.  The Warriors improve to 12-2-3, including seven straight wins and unbeaten in their last 13 games.

WILLIAMSVILLE 7, PLATTSBURGH 0 (State Semifinal)
Williamsville (VI) racked up four goals in the first 12 minutes of the game, then added two more in the second period to jumpstart a 7-0 win over Plattsburgh (VII) in the state semifinals.  Emma Roland produced a hat trick, while Elizabeth Jackson added a goal and an assist for the winners.  Mia Wendell turned aside 14 shots in the shutout.  The Warriors will play Williamsville for the New York State Championship. 

plattsburgh edges malone in SECTION VII CHAMPIONSHIP


 The Plattsburgh Lady Hornets captured the NYSPHSAA Section VII girls ice hockey championship. The Hornets outlasted the Malone Huskies 2-1 to win the title at SUNY Plattsburgh.  Morgan Reed scored at 4:38 of the opening period to give the Hornets a 1-0 lead.  Olivia Cook tied the game at 6:12 in the first period to tie the game for Malone.  Reylyn Giroux scored from Gillian Boule for the game winner at 12:50 of the third period.  Malone keeper Gina Norcross stopped 26 shots, while Plattsburgh's Ava Julian made 19 stops. (Photo provided)

salmon river defeats potsdam for section x title


The Salmon River Shamrocks are the NYSPHSAA Section X girls ice hockey champions. Salmon River hung on to beat Potsdam 4-3 to win the Section X Girls Ice Hockey Championship. The Salmon River boy's hockey team traveled to celebrate the victory and can be seen in behind. (Andrew Baker photo)  Game Gallery and Video

Potsdam’s Isabel Boyd (7) races into the zone, fighting through a stick check from Salmon River’s Makhia Snyder (14).

Salmon River’s Hannah Johnson (2) drags the puck towards the net under pressure from Potsdam’s Megan Reichhart-Saber (8).  After a scoreless first period, Autumn Benedict fed Hannah Johnson who fired inside the far post to give the Shamrocks a 1-0 lead. Karahwenhawe White set up Olivia Moulton who snuck the puck in the bottom-left corner to advance Salmon River’s lead to 2-0. Rylee Garrow's centering pass was deflected to Makhia Snyder at the far past where she tucked the puck into the net. Shamrocks led 3-0. On the breakaway, Potsdam's Kennedy Emerson wove in and roofed her shot, getting Potsdam on the board at 3-1 through two periods. On a rush, Emerson again fired a hard slapshot off the goalie's pads that trickled into the net, cutting the Shamrocks’ lead to 3-2. Karli St Ann fed White through the slot, giving Salmon River an insurance goal at 4-2. Emerson completed a hat trick with a goal to the far side post for the final goal.

salmon river ADVANCES PAST ALEXANDRIA BAY 3-0


Salmon River’s Jaryn Chubb (11) takes a shot while falling in front of the Alexandria Bay goal.  The shot was blocked by a diving save from Islanders' goalie Jenna Christopher (30) to keep the Shamrock lead at 1-0 early in the second period. Salmon River advanced to the Section X Championship game by defeating Alexandria Bay 3-0 in the semifinal at Fort Covington.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery

Salmon River’s Hannah Johnson (2) wins the faceoff from an Alexandria Bay forward and snipes a shot onto the Islanders' goal . Christopher recorded 60 saves in the game, including 29 shots turned aside in the second period. Karli St, Ann, Talynn Wylie and Hannah Johnson scored the goals for the Shamrocks who now advance to face Potsdam for the title.

 

Games of Weeks 1-8: Nov. 20, 2019-Jan. 25, 2020

 NCSN Girls Hockey Scoreboard

SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, 2020

Non League
Potsdam 3, Ithaca 1
Salmon River 3, Plattsburgh 2

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020

Beekmantown 1, Saranac Lake Placid 0
Non League

Clinton 5, Alexandria 2

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2020

Non League
Oswego 3, Alexandria Bay 2

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020

Salmon River 4, Massena 2
Plattsburgh 2, Malone 1
Potsdam 7, Alexandria 2
Non League
Oswego 3, Canton 2 (OT)

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2020

Saranac Lake Placid 2, Malone 0

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2020

Salmon River 2, Potsdam 1
Non League
Clinton 5, Canton 2

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, 2020

Non League
Clinton 6, Massena 0

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17, 2020

Salmon River 3, Canton 1
Clinton 3, Skaneateles 0
Beekmantown 3, Plattsburgh 1
Non League
Ithaca 2, Massena 0

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 2020

Skaneateles 2, Ithaca 1
Non League
Oswego 2, Alexandria Bay 0

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2020

Potsdam 6, Canton 2
Non League
Massena 4, Saranac Lake Placid 2
Salmon River 2, Malone 0

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14, 2020

Salmon River 6, Massena 0
Ithaca 1, Clinton 1 (OT/Tie)
Oswego 4, Skaneateles 3

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2020

Canton 1, Alexandria Bay 1 (OT/Tie)
Plattsburgh 1,  Saranac Lake Placid 0

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 11, 2020

Non League
Clinton 3, Potsdam 1
Skaneateles 2, Plattsburgh 1

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 2020

Salmon River 3, Alexandria Bay 0
Non League
Massena 3, Malone 1
Potsdam 3, Ithaca 1
Beekmantown 2, Skaneateles 1

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 9, 2020

Non League
Canton 1, Saranac Lake Placid 1 (OT/Tie)

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2020

Skaneateles at Alexandria, ppd. weather

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2020

Ithaca 3, Oswego 0
Non League

Malone 7, Canton 2
Potsdam 1, Saranac Lake Placid 0
Plattsburgh at Salmon River, ppd. to 1/9

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2020

Massena 5, Canton 1
Clinton 4, Skaneateles 0

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 4, 2020

Non League
Massena 3, Plattsburgh 2

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2020

Massena 6, Alexandria Bay 0
Beekmantown 3, Malone 1
Oswego 1, Ithaca 1 (OT/Tie)
Non League
Potsdam 3, Plattsburgh 2

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2020

Oswego 2, Clinton 2 (OT/Tie)

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2019

Saranac Lake Placid Tournament
Saranac Lake Placid 4, Canton 3 (consolation)
Plattsburgh 1, Ithaca 0 (championship)
Non League
Clinton 5, Malone 2
Beekmantown 4, Massena 3

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2019

Saranac Lake Tournament
Plattsburgh 6, Canton 1 (semifinal)
Ithaca 3, Saranac Lake Placid 0 (semifinal)
Non League
Massena 5, Malone 2
Oswego 4, Potsdam 2
Salmon River 1, Clinton 1 (OT/Tie)

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2019

Potsdam 4, Massena 3
Non League
Plattsburgh 7, Canton 0

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2019

Salmon River 3, Potsdam 1
Beekmantown 2, Plattsburgh 0

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2019

Beekmantown 5, Malone 1
Skaneateles 1, Ithaca 1 (OT/Tie)
Non League
Oswego 5, Canton 1

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2019

Non League
Massena 4, Saranac Lake Placid 1

 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2019

Non League
Potsdam 3, Malone 1
Salmon River 2, Saranac Lake Placid 2 (OT/Tie)
Oswego at Alexandria Bay, postponed

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2019

Alexandria Bay 2, Canton 1 (OT)

 

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2019

Non League
Oswego 3, Saranac Lake Placid 0

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2019

Oswego Tournament
Malone 3, Skaneateles 1
Saranac Lake Placid 1, Ithaca 1 (OT/Tie)
Non League
Massena 4, Plattsburgh 3 (OT)
Potsdam 4, Bellows Free Academy 3
Canton at Clinton, ppd. weather

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2019

Salmon River 5, Alexandria Bay 1
Ithaca 1, Clinton 0
Oswego Tournament
Saranac Lake Placid 3, Skaneateles 1 (semifinal)
Oswego 2, Malone 0 (semifinal)
Non League
Potsdam 2, Essex VT 0
Beekmantown 4, Massena 3

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2019

Skaneateles 2, Oswego 1

 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2019

Potsdam 6, Canton 0

 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2019

Malone 2, Saranac Lake Placid 1
Non League
Salmon River 6, Beekmantown 1

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2019

Massena 4, Canton 2

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2019

Non League
Skaneateles 4, Potsdam 2
Massena 4, Oswego 2
Salmon River 4, Beekmantown 1
Plattsburgh 8, South Burlington 0

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2019

Non League
Salmon River 3, Oswego 0
Skaneateles 6, Massena 1
Potsdam 6, Beekmantown 4
Clinton 3, Alexandria Bay 0

  

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2019

Saranac Lake Placid 2, Plattsburgh 1 (OT)

 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2019

Potsdam 7, Massena 4
Salmon River 7, Canton 1

 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2019

Plattsburgh 5, Malone 2
Beekmantown 2, Saranac Lake 2 (OT/Tie)
Clinton 5, Oswego 0

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2019

Alexandria Bay 2, Massena 1

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2019

Non League
Beekmantown 4, Skaneateles 2
Plattsburgh 7, Hanover 1

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2019

Non League
Plattsburgh 3, Rice 0
Beekmantown 4, Clinton 2

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2019

Non League
Salmon River 3, Skaneateles 0

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2019

Potsdam 4, Alexandria Bay 1
Non League
Salmon River 2, Ithaca 0

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2019

Non League
Ithaca 4, Malone 0
Plattsburgh 5, Middlebury 0
Saranac Lake at Alexandria Bay, postponed

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2019

Non League
Ithaca 4, Canton 0
Plattsburgh 5, CVU 2
Beekmantown at Alexandria Bay, postponed

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2018

Non League
Malone 3, Potsdam 1

Salmon River RACKS UP 7-1 VICTORY OVER CANTON BEARS


Salmon River’s Kayla Cunningham (green) takes a shot while Canton’sQuinn Woodward (15) blocks.  Salmon River led 3-1 after the first period, then expanded the lead with two goals in each of the second and third frames, defeating Canton 7-1. (Jacob McNamara photo)  Game Gallery

Canton’s Katherine Smith dekes the puck past Salmon River’s Karahkwenhawe White.  Cunningham led Salmon River with three goals, while and both Brycelan Sunday and Hannah Johnson netted a pair of scores.  Carli Cartier had 25 saves for Salmon River, while Sarah Rodee had 13 stops and Mackenzie Wiggins had 17 saves for Canton.

 

 

shamrocks nip potsdam 2-1 for regular-season title


Salmon River’s Kayla Cunningham (22) fires the puck onto the Potsdam goal, but the shot was blocked by goalie Ava Johnson (30) to keep the game scoreless in the first period.  The Shamrocks scored two goals in the second period, then held off a frantic comeback attempt to beat the Sandstoners 2-1, remain unbeaten and clinch the NAC regular-season title.  (Cody Jenne photo)  Game Gallery 

Potsdam’s Kennedy Emerson (18) blasts a shot on the side of the Salmon River goal, but the puck was deflected off the stick of Shamrock goalie Carli Cartier in the second period. Salmon River goals were scored by Kara White and Emma Ransom, while Potsdam' lone goal was scored by Anna Nelson in the third period.  Both keepers had stellar games, with Johnson stopping 24 shots and Cartier 23.

green's goal lifts Potsdam to 1-0 win over sara-placiD


Potsdam's Danielle Emerson (11) and Saranac Lake Placid's Rylee Preston (7) tangles along the boards, while Madelyn Gay (10) steals the puck.  Kailey Green scored the only goal on a breakaway in the first period.  Potsdam defeated Saranac Lake Placid 1-0. (Jacob McNamara photo) Game Gallery

Saranac Lake's Rylee Preston (7) tries to swat the puck from Potsdam's Megan McCarthy (5).  Potsdam goalie Ava Johnson had five saves and Madilyn Tessier collected three saves in the shutout.  Saranac Lake Placid goalie Ferebee had 26 saves.

WILMSHURST HAT TRICK LEADS Massena PAST Canton 5-1


Canton's Lucy DeCoteau (13) flips the puck off the boards around Massena's Kylie Letham (12) to move the puck into neutral ice and into Massena territory. The Red Raiders racked up three goals in the first period and tacked on another pair in the middle frame, en route to a 5-1 win over Canton.  (Jacob McNamara photo)  Game Gallery

Canton's Quinn Woodward (15) races up ice against Massena's Lindsey LaDue (19).  Meg Wilmshurst led Massena with a hat trick and an assist, while Brooke Terry contributed one goal and four assists.  Quinn Woodward scored the Bears' lone goal.

 EMERSON HAT TRICK LEADS POTSDAM PAST MASSENA 4-3


Potsdam’s Kennedy Emerson (18) carries the puck up ice to unleash a shot on Massena’s goal.  The Potsdam sharpshooter delivered three goals for a hat trick, including the game winner in guiding the Sandstoners to a 4-3 win over the Red Raiders.  (Jacob McNamara photo)  Game Gallery

Potsdam’s Karley Greem (12) maneuvered down the ice while Massena’s Audrey Hurlbut (9) pressures for possession. Top Scorers of the game included Kennedy Emerson who scored a hat trick for Potsdam and Kylie Letham who scored the Sandstoner’s 4th goal. Massena’s top scorer was Margaret Wilmshurst who scored 2 goals and one assist. Mackenzie Garrow from Massena blocked 26 shots on goal while Ava Johnson blocked 11.

BARNES' GOAL LIFTS ALEX BAY TO 2-1 o.T. WIN OVER CANTON


Canton’s Lucy DeCoteau (13) carries the puck up the ice while Alexandria’s Julianne Angus (17) gets the defensive angle.  Kamryn Barnes scored the game winner with less than a minute left in overtime giving the Lady Islanders a 2-1 win over Canton. (Jacob McNamara photo)  Game Gallery

Alexandria’s Ashlee Ferency flips the puck off the boards, but Canton’s Quinn Woodward knocks it down. After Canton's Katie Fobare won the faceoff, Lucy DeCoteau floated a screen shot, finding the far side of the net, giving Canton a 1-0 lead in the first period. Early in the third period, Alexandria Bay's Kamryn Barnes stole the puck at the blue line and bounced a shot that found its way into the net to tie the game 1-1.  Barnes also scored the game winner in overtime for Alexandria. 

 strong 2nd period lifts LAKERS over red raiders 6-1


Massena’s Mackenzie Garrow (31) stands tall, saving the backhand shot from Skaneateles’ Adriana Barbuto (28) at the bottom of the circle.  Skaneateles took the lead with a goal by Rebecca Cain in the first period.  With a strong second period, the Lakers would rack up three more goals.  Skaneateles defeated Massena 6-1.  The Lakers’ were led by senior defenseman Ioanna Christou with two goals and two assists. (Kevin Fisher photo) Game Gallery

Lakers’ Lizzy Sachar (22) fires the puck from the hash marks, but Mackenzie LaClair (13) stepped in front of the puck to block the shot late in the first period.  Kylie Latham scored Massena's lone goal, assisted by Ainsley Cromie.

Ithaca FIRES EARLY GOALS TO SPOIL CANTON OPENER 4-0


Ithaca’s Kayla Smartwood (11) lines up a shot on Canton goaltender Mackenzie Wiggins (30). The Little Red opened up the scoring early to score all four goals in the first two periods.  Ithaca spoiled the Golden Bears' season opener with a 4-0 at the Canton Pavilion.  (Andrew Baker photo)  Game Gallery

 Canton’s Phoebe Zagrobelny (6) poke checks the puck away from Smartwood (11).