Friday October 5, 2012

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP

CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- After a strong start by Cambridge Central School, Greenwich posted four unanswered goals in the first half to pick up a 4-0 win in Wasaren League girls soccer Thursday.

Alexis Case scored three times for the Witches, who failed to score after halftime thanks to a resilient defense and 11 saves from Cambridge (1-9) goalkeeper Chantelle Roewer.

Cambridge is in action again this Saturday and Monday at the Maple Hill tournament.

Hoosick blasts Horde

GRANVILLE, N.Y. -- Grace Delurey and Alice Hayden netted hat tricks Thursday as Hoosick Falls Central School cruised to a 10-0 victory against Granville in Wasaren League girls soccer.

Jordyn Haynes also tallied twice and Alyssa Giordano once.

Mackenzie Hinchcliffe served up four assists while Rachel Pine and Anna Restino collected solo assists for the Panthers (11-1 overall, 10-0 league)

Goalkeeper Hannah Fricke (two saves) converted a late penalty kick for the final tally after being moved to a field position. Delurey added two assists as well.

Amy Baker stopped 14 shots for the Golden Horde.

Hoosick Falls, which has outscored opponents 57-7 this season, is off until Wednesday when it hosts Cambridge.

MAU game moved

BENNINGTON -- Mount Anthony Union High School's football game on the road against Champlain Valley on Saturday has been moved to the turf field at Burlington High School at 2 p.m.

Raiders rout BBA

RUTLAND -- Catherine DiPalma and Jenna Keith each had two goals and two assists for Rutland in a 7-0 field hockey win against Burr and Burton Academy on Thursday.

BBA (0-8) goalkeeper Cassie Bowen stopped 14 Rutland (6-2-1) shots

SVC sweeps Regis

WESTON, Mass -- The Southern Vermont College women's volleyball team improved to 2-0 in the New England Collegiate Conference after a commanding 3-0 win against Regis on Thursday night.

The Mountaineers (14-1 overall) swept the three sets 25-16, 25-7, 25-3.

Senior Ashliy Veliz had a match-best nine kills for SVC, while Jessica Alvarez added eight and Danielle Healis five -- both with no errors. Alvarez also finished with 11 digs.

MAU Nordic seeks gear

BENNINGTON -- Mount Anthony Union High School's Nordic Ski Team needs donations of gently used cross country ski racing equipment: Skis, poles, gloves, pants and jackets.

Interested donors can stop by the team's bake sale at the Bennington Battle Monument on Monday. Or they can contact coach Bruce Smith at 802-447-7511 or Alicia Romac at 802-442-2401.

Homecoming 5K at CCS

CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- The Cambridge Tribesman Booster Club is hosting a Homecoming 5K Run/Walk fundraiser on Oct. 20.

All proceeds from the race will benefit Cambridge sports programs.

The race will start at Cambridge Central School at 9 a.m. There will be a Kids Fun Run starting at 8:30 a.m.

Pre-registration runs until Oct. 15 and is $15 for adults, $8 for students and free for fun runners.

Prizes will be awarded for the top finishers. For more information, contact Tim Best at tim.best@cambridgecsd.org

MAYAA signup

BENNINGTON -- MAYAA Basketball sign up for fifth and sixth graders will run through Nov. 5. Forms are available at the office of your local elementary school or at the Beverage Den & Willy's Variety. Parents can also sign their children up by going to www.mayaabasketball.com.

UVM basketball camp at Arlington High School

ARLINGTON -- Former Arlington Memorial High School star and Vermont Catamount Ashley Hoyt is hosting a free basketball clinic on Saturday, Oct. 13. The clinic will be run by the UVM women's basketball team and held at Arlington Memorial High School for kids ages 7-12 from 9:30 a.m. to noon.

For more information, contact UVM assistant coach Courtnay Pilypaitis at courtnay.pilypaitis@uvm.edu

Girls Youth Soccer Night at Mount Anthony

BENNINGTON -- The Mount Anthony Union High School Athletic Department is once again sponsoring a Girls Youth Soccer Night on Oct. 15 when the Patriot Varsity Girls Soccer team hosts Pittsfield at 6 p.m.

All girls playing in the area youth soccer leagues will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.

Parents are asked to please accompany their children at the game or arrange supervision by a coach or another parent.

At halftime, there will be a 10-minute exhibition game featuring area girls youth soccer players. A drawing for a free soccer ball signed by the varsity Patriots will be held after the exhibition game for the girls youth players in attendance.