Boys Soccer Roundup: Northville, Middleburgh play to draw in WAC contest

Northville's Jacob Frank (12) is defended by Middleburgh's Brendan Ryan (8) during Wednesday's Western Athletic Conference boys soccer contest in Northville. (Photo contributed by Shannon Fitzgerald)

NORTHVILLE — Levi Morgan scored the lone goal for Northville in a 1-1 tie with Middleburgh in a Western Athletic Conference boys soccer contest Wednesday.

Jacob Frank assisted on the goal for the Falcons, who outshot the Knights by a 13-4 margin.

Andrew Johns scored the lone goal for Middleburgh (5-6-4 overall, 4-4-3 WAC).

Daniel VanNostrand made one save for Northville (9-4-2 overall, 7-2-2 WAC), while Michael Terrell finished with five stops for Middleburgh.

Before their final regular-season home game, Northville seniors Josh Bedell, Gavin Clute and Morgan were honored.

Northville's Gavin Clute (11) and Middleburgh's Devin Lacko (3) chase down a loose ball during Wednesday's Western Athletic Conference boys soccer contest in Northville. (Photo contributed by Shannon Fitzgerald)

The game also was Northville’s annual pink out game in which the players wore pink uniforms and raised money for the American Cancer Society.

The game was halted with five minutes to play in the second half due to darkness.

Northville is scheduled to travel to Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville on Friday for a 7 p.m. contest. It will be the final regular-season game for both teams.

Fort Plain 1, Fonda-Fultonville 0

FONDA — Ethan Schoch scored the game’s only goal in the 78th minute to lift Fort Plain to a Western Athletic Conference victory over Fonda-Fultonville at John G. Boshart Field.

Jacob Sisco made 12 saves for FFCS (4-9-1 overall, 3-7-1 WAC), which was outshot by a 13-2 margin.

Fort Plain (6-8-1 overall, 5-5-1 WAC) is slated to host Berne-Knox-Westerlo on Friday at 4:15 p.m.

Fonda-Fultonville is scheduled to travel to Duanesburg on Friday for a 4:15 p.m. contest.

Mayfield 5, Berne-Knox-Westerlo 2

MAYFIELD — After falling behind 2-0 in the first few minutes of the game, Mayfield rallied for a Western Athletic Conference victory over Berne-Knox-Westerlo.

Colby Brandon netted three goals for the Panthers, while Trevor Lehr had a goal and two assists. Dawson Leach posted a goal and an assist for Mayfield, while Britain Goodemote and Kenny Dennis each had an assist.

Luke Valachovic and Zeke Pulliam scored for Berne-Knox-Westerlo (3-6-2 WAC).

Mayfield (6-9 overall, 6-5 WAC) is slated to travel to Scotia to face Mekeel Christian Academy in its regular-season finale Friday at 4:15 p.m.

OESJ 6, Mekeel Christian 2

ST. JOHNSVILLE — Playing Mekeel Christian Academy for the second time in three days, Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville posted another victory over the Lions, this time in a Western Athletic Conference contest.

The Wolves posted a 3-2 win over Mekeel Christian in the consolation game of the Maple Hill Tournament on Monday.

Wednesday’s rematch saw OESJ get two goals from Ian Hayes and Andrew Snell on its way to the win.

Jacob Snell and Max Cristianson also scored for the Wolves (9-5 overall, 8-3 WAC), while Andrew Snell, Mason Snell and Jordon Simzer each had an assist.

Len’s Lima scored both goals for Mekeel Christian (4-6-1 WAC).

Travis LaFountain made three saves for OESJ, while Ilan Martuscello made nine stops for the Lions.

Schoharie 12, Canajoharie 3

SCHOHARIE — Noah Fagnani finished with seven goals to lead Schoharie to a Western Athletic Conference victory over Canajoharie.

Quin Barton scored twice for the Indians, while Dustin Bengtson had a goal and two assists. Bailey Smart and Danny Bernhardt also scored for Schoharie (11-1 WAC), Derek Dietz had four assists and Ethan Drinon added two assists.

Cody Haig, Jacob Nowalk and Alex Blanchard scored for Canajoharie, while Braden Greenslete had two assists.

Bailey Smart and Jeremy Rehberg each made four saves to share the win in goal for Schoharie.

Max Prime made eight stops for Canajoharie (2-13 overall, 2-9 WAC).

Bishop Gibbons 11, Duanesburg 2

DUANESBURG — Connor Barber finished with six goals and an assist to lead Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons to a WAC victory over Duanesburg.

Nicholas Gosh had two goals and two assists for the Golden Knights, Nick Kownack had a goal and an assist, and Jessica Quinn had a goal and two assists.

Colin Campbell also scored for Bishop Gibbons, while Dovante Diegel, Andrew Mautone, Evan Sawitzki and Jasai Browning each had an assist.

Nick Perillo and Luke White scored for Duanesburg (0-11 WAC).

Bruce Campbell made 14 saves for the Golden Knights (3-8 WAC).

Northern Soccer League

Newcomb 7, Wells 0

NEWCOMB — Logan Bush and Alvero Santafe each had two goals to lead Newcomb to a Northern Soccer League Division III victory over Wells.

Ben Lamas, Eric Bush and Lam Tran also scored for Newcomb.

Logan Bush also had two assists for the Huskies, while Tran, Santafe and Lamas each had one assist.

Ethan Armstrong made just one save to post the shutout in goal for Newcomb, which outshot the Indians by a 24-2 margin.

Tyler Bolebruch made nine stops for Wells (1-10 overall, 1-10 NSL).

Center State Conference

Herkimer 4, Dolgeville 0

HERKIMER — Gaven Miller scored twice and had an assist to lead Herkimer to a victory over Dolgeville.

Anthony Briggs and Nicholas Lyga also scored for the Magicians.

Zachary Williams made two saves to post the shutout in goal for Herkimer (7-6-2 overall)

Dolgeville slipped to 4-9-1 overall with the loss.


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