LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP
GRANVILLE, N.Y. -- The Cambridge Central School girls soccer team rolled to a 6-0 victory over Granville on Wednesday.
Sarah Cuddihy recorded a hat trick to help lead the Indians to victory. Lilly Snyder, Hannah Van De Water, and Molly Gates each had one goal for the Indians.
Stephanie Saddlemire, Morgan McLenithan, and Olivia Mooney each had an assist for the Indians on the day.
In net, Courtney Davis stopped two shots for the Indians.
Cambridge moves to 2-2-1 on the year with the win.
Panthers still perfect
NORTH WARREN, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls Central School field hockey team won two games in two days, topping Schuylerville 4-0 on Tuesday and then beating North Warren 7-0 on Wednesday.
On Wednesday, Burdick netted twice while Carsen Williams added a goal and two assists. Ryan, Ashley St. Onge, Brooke Davendonis, and Caytlyn Springer each added a goal in the win.
Schneider also tallied two assists, while Ryan and Elise North-Kirkman added one assist apiece.
Against the Black Horses on Tuesday, Williams struck a hat trick to propel the team to a win, while Ally Burdick added a goal of her own. Liz Ryan had two assists, and Olivia Schneider and Maddy Ryan each added one.
The Panthers are now 9-0 on the year, and 7-0 in the league at the halfway point of the season.
B.F. tops BBA in field hockey
BELLOWS FALLS -- The Burr and Burton field hockey team travelled to Bellows Falls on Wednesday for a field hockey game, and the Bulldogs were sent home with a loss, falling 4-0.
Bellows Falls would score two goals on either side of the half, with Mariah Barnett and Cassidy Sanbrelli striking in the first half before Sarah Wells and Anna Clark finished off the scoring.
Quinn Murphy started in net for the Bulldogs after sickness knocked out the team’s two main goalies. She registered 15 saves in the spot appearance.
"Bellows Falls was an excellent team. Our team played very well for where we are, we just were not able to convert on the day," coach Barb Miceli said.
Miceli also noted that Emily Crabtree and Sarah Marcus played well for the Bulldogs in the loss.
BBA falls to 1-5 on the year.
BBA downed by ‘Canes
MANCHESTER -- The Burr and Burton Academy boys soccer team fell to Hartford on Wednesday 3-0 at Applejack Field.
A penalty kick by Jed Sass in the first half gave Hartford a 1-0 lead heading into the break, then an own goal by BBA and a goal by Connor Brooks finished things off for the Hurricanes.
BBA coach Peter Mull said that Wes Lord and Johnny Weeks played good games for the Bulldogs in the loss.
BBA goalie Adam Maitland made 7 saves in the losing effort.
BBA falls to 3-4-1 on the year with the loss.
‘Neers notch first W
COBLESKILL, N.Y. -- The Southern Vermont College women’s soccer team notched its first win of the season by beating SUNY Cobleskill 1-0 on Wednesday.
Kaitlyn Forant struck the lone goal for the Mountaineers in the win, netting in the 72nd minute.
Kaite Raymond played well in net for the Mountaineers in the win, stopping 7 shots during the game.
Bat Brats golf tournament
BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Bat Brats will be hosting a 4-person golf scramble at Mount Anthony Country Club on Sunday, October 13.
The Bat Brats are a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the positive aspects of amateur softball. The group manages two travel softball teams on a strictly volunteer basis.
The tournament is $80 per person.
For more questions, or to register a team, call Tera Dicranian at 802-447-4847.
3rd annual Jeff Charbonneau Classic
MANCHESTER -- The Friends of Hockey will host its 3rd annual Jeff Charbonneau Classic at Manchester Country Club on Sunday, October 20.
The event will benefit the Burr and Burton Academy varsity hockey program, and is in rememberance of Jeff Charbonneau, a 2005 graduate of BBA who tragically passed away in 2010.
The Classic will be a shotgun scramble format, with play starting at noon that Sunday.
Entry fee is $100 per person, which will include the round of golf, a cart, and dinner.
To sign up, contact Dennis Filippi at email@example.com. Checks can be sent to Dennis Filippi c/o Burr and Burton Academy, PO Box 498, Manchester, Vt, 05254. Checks should be made out to BBA-Friends of Hockey.
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 from 9:30 a.m. to noon.
For more information, contact Ashley Hoyt at firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com, 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 29th, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.