BENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony athletic department is once again sponsoring a pair of youth soccer nights for the girls and boys area youth league soccer players.
The Boys Youth Night will be Thursday when the MAU varsity boys soccer team plays host to Rutland in a 6 p.m. game.
The Girls Youth Night will be Thursday, Oct. 13 when the Patriot varsity girls soccer team hosts Brattleboro 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.
MAU beats Fair Haven
FAIR HAVEN >> Mount Anthony's Whitten Coyne scored twice late in the first half to gave MAU a 2-1 win in field hokcey on Thursday.
Fair Haven broke the ice first, scoring 10 minutes in on a breakaway. But MAU came with the counter attack, Coyne scoring the first goal off a Chloe Rogers assist, then doing it herself with five minutes left in the first half, stuffing the ball past the Slater goalie.
The Patriots are 2-4-2.
Cambridge blanks Valley
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. >> The Cambridge Indians defeated the visiting Indians of Hoosic Valley 2-0 in Wasaren League play tonight. The game started with Cambridge on the attack, and Hoosic Valley skillfully turning away every opportunity.
Cambridge finally got on the scoreboard when Eli Robertson slotted a ball through the defense to a streaking Daniel Medina in the 30th minute. The rest of the half was played evenly. Cambridge scored again in the 60th minute when Medina found Ian Montgomery on a flat pass across the box that was redirected under a diving Valley keeper. Hoosic Valley turned up the pressure on Cambridge in the final 20 minutes, generating some good runs into the box, but the Cambridge defense and goalie Cody Oldham preserved the 2-0 shutout.
Hoosick first at Wasaren golf tournament
TROY, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls golf team won the Wasaren League championship on Tuesday four shots better than Stillwater and five better than Greenwich. Mechanicville's Tim Coleman shot a 78, winning medalist honors.
Hoosick Falls was at the top of the league all season, finishing match play 13-1 overall.
Catamount Youth Wrestling offering free trial
BENNINGTON >> Starting Oct 3, Catamount youth wrestling will start practice from 5:30 until 7 p.m. on Mondays at the wrestling club on Pleasant Street. They are offering a four week free trial for any new beginner or returning wrestlers K-8th grade. Some optional events are taking place for both beginner and returning wrestlers, starting October 23 at Castleton University where former MAU coach Scott Legacy will be holding a fall clinic and takedown tournament. The clinic is for 4th through 12th graders. On October 29, Catamount will host the Youth Duals at the Mount Anthony Middle School.
For more information contact Wayne Call at 802-952-8932 or email email@example.com.