Hoosick Falls field hockey keeps perfect record
GREENWICH, N.Y. -- After a week off from field hockey games, the Hoosick Falls Central School team showed no signs of slowing down as the girls beat Greenwich 3-1 on Monday.
Two goals by Liz Ryan, and a goal and two assists by Carsen Williams, were enough for the Panthers to see off the Witches in a Wasaren League matchup.
In net, Ashley St. Onge stopped six shots she saw in the game to help the team to the win.
"We had a week off, so we were a little nervous going in," coach Denise Campbell said. "It was pretty nice to come out on top in this one."
Greenwich’s goal came from Mariah Linnett with 1 minute left in the game.
The Panthers improve to 5-0 with the win, with a 3-0 league record.
Hoosick Falls golf tops Cambridge
HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- Hoosick Falls Central School topped Cambridge Central School 4-1 in a golf match Monday afternoon.
The Panthers won the numbers one and two contests, while also taking the fourth and fifth matches.
Eric Bloomer was the medalist with a 37, and he beat Ryan Jeskie 4-and-3.
Andrew Hoag beat Daniel genevick 2-and-1 at the number two matchup. Cambridge’s lone individual win came in the number three matchup, as Brandon Tabor beat Jake Nolan 1-up. Justin Lynch topped Gabe Evans 1-up at the number four matchup, and Will Kennedy beat Ethan Jeskie 3-and-1 in the number five matchup.
Bloomer’s 37 gives him his 10th sectional score of the season, doubling the amount of scores needed to make the cut. Hoag qualified for sectionals by posting his fifth qualifying score against Cambridge. Ryan Jeskie has already qualified for Cambridge, while Genevick is one score away from qualifying.
Cambridge boys fall to Hoosic Valley
SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. -- The Cambridge Central School boy’s soccer team fell 7-0 to Hoosic Valley on Monday afternoon.
Hoosic Valley was led by two goals from Mac Anderson and John Lucas in the win.
Cambridge falls to Schuylerville
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- The Cambridge girl’s soccer team fell to Schuylerville 3-0 on Monday afternoon.
Schuylerville netted all three goals in the second half of play.
Cambridge goalie Courtney Davis made 19 saves for the Indians on the day, while Schuylerville goalie Sara Baker stopped both shots on goal from the Indians.
Marissa McCarthy, Gabriello Capbianco, and Jordyn Rouselle all struck for the Black Horses.
Cambridge falls to 1-1 on the season with the loss, Schuylerville improves to 3-0.
SVC runner named in weekly award
BENNINGTON -- Southern Vermont College runner Herson Canta has been named the New England Collegiate Conference Runner of the Week.
His second-place finish at the Mountaineer Invitiaional on Saturday helped him to secure the award.
Basketball clinic in Arlington
ARLINGTON -- The University of Vermont women’s basketball team will be hosting a free basketball clinic on October 12 for boys and girls grades 2-8.
The clinic will focus on skill development and fundamentals. Current players and coaches will be in attendance at the clinic.
The program will be held in the Arlington Memorial High School Gym.
For more information, contact Ashely Hoyt at email@example.com
Run for the Pin
BENNINGTON -- The Mount Anthony Union High School wrestling team will be hosting a 5K cross country run at Willow Park on October 6. The race, which will begin at 9 a.m., will help raise money for the wrestling program.
To pre-register, you can visit active.com or you can sign up by mail by sending a registration packet to Dan Pierce, P.O. Box 936, Bennington, VT 05201.
The entry fee will be $20, and will include a t-shirt. When pre-registering, please list what size shirt you would like.
Race-day registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and run to 8:30 a.m. at the Willow Park Pavilion.
There will be awards for the youngest boy and youngest girl to finish first, the first man and first woman to cross the finish line, and for the first man and first woman over 50 to cross the line.
For more information, contact Scarlet Watson at 802-379-0772
Youth football night
BENNINGTON -- MAYAA Football Youth Night will be held at Mount Anthony’s Spinelli Field on Friday, Oct. 4 when the Patriot football team plays host to Middlebury at 7 p.m. All boys playing in the area youth football league 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.
A drawing for a free football ball signed by the varsity team will be held at halftime for all MAYAA football players in attendance.
Youth soccer nights
BENNINGTON -- The Mount Anthony Union High School Athletic Department is sponsoring a pair of Youth Soccer Nights for the girls and boys area youth league soccer players.
Boys Youth Night will be Wednesday, Oct. 9 when the MAU Varsity Boys Soccer Team plays host to Rutland in a 6 p.m. game. Girls Youth Soccer Night will be Thursday, Oct. 10 when the Patriot Varsity Girls Soccer team hosts Rutland at 6 p.m. All boys and girls playing in the area youth soccer leagues will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys on these respective nights. Parents are asked to please accompany their children at the game or arrange supervision by a coach or another parent.
At the halftime of each night, there will be a 10-minute exhibition game featuring area youth soccer players. A drawing for a free soccer ball signed by the varsity Patriots will be held after the exhibition game for the youth players in attendance.
5K Pumpkin Brigade
Johnsonville, N.Y. -- The 2nd annual 5K Pumpkin Brigade race will take place on October 26.
The race starts at 10 a.m. at the Johnsonville Fire House.
To register, visit www.active.com and search for the race.
If you register before October 24, the cost will be $20 for adults, and $10 for kids age 15-and-under. There will also be a Kids Run, which will cost $2 or will be free with parent’s paid 5K registration.
Registration will be available on raceday starting at 9 a.m., and the cost will increase by $5.
HOOSICK, N.Y. -- The Hoosac School will host two open gym days for local players interested in playing college basketball. The clinic will be on Saturday, September 21 and Saturday, September 28 at the Hoosac School, with the events running from 4:30-6 p.m.
Athletes in grades 10-12 are eligible to sign up.
You must register with basketball coach Mike Foster via email, at firstname.lastname@example.org, by the Friday prior to the event in order to attend. Only those who are registered will be allowed to participate.
Foster asks that each player bring their own numbered t-shirt, or a reversible practice top.
For more information, contact Mike Foster.
SVC basketball to host skills clinics
BENNINGTON -- Southern Vermont College Basketball will begin hosting Sunday morning skills clinics this week, September 15th, in the Mountaineer Athletic Center on the SVC campus.
Designed for boys and girls in grades 1-12, clinics will be directed by head men’s basketball coach Dan Engelstad, assistant coach A.J. Mahar and staff.
Cost is only $10 per player if signed up by 9 p.m. that Saturday, or $12 at the door. All registrations are cash only.
Adult League Basketball
BENNINGTON -- Any adult interested in playing basketball can contact Jerry at email@example.com for more information and to be added to an email list. The league generally plays three days a week: on Wednesday evenings and on Saturday and Sunday mornings. To offset the cost of insurance there is a $30 fee for the year, or you can pay $2 for each individual game you play.
Benn youth wrestling
BENNINGTON -- Bennington Youth Wrestling will be offering pre season youth clinics, beginning on September 4.
The clinics will run through November 6 and are offered on Wednesday nights from 6-7 p.m.
Clinics include games and technique and will be taught by current Mount Anthony Union High School wrestlers. The entry fee is $30 per wrestler. Call Wayne Call at (802) 952-8932 for more information.