Eagles play Colonels to a tie in consolation game
BENNINGTON >> In Saturday's consolation game of the John James Tournament, the Arlington boys soccer team played to a 1-1 tie with Brattleboro.
Down 1-0 with 11 minutes to go in regulation, Alex Paustian slapped in a goal off a direct kick to tie the game and force overtime.
In both 10 minute overtime periods, each team missed out on numerous scoring opportunities and finished the game to a draw.
Arlington is now 1-3-1 on the season.
The Eagles will next travel to play West Rutland on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.
Indians roll past Warrensburg
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. >> It was another impressive victory for the Cambridge football team to start the season.
The Indians rolled for 49 first half points in route to a 63-6 victory over Warrensburg.
Quarterback Zack Rowland threw three touchdown passes in the win for Cambridge.
Maurice Seymore rushed for two touchdowns on the day for the Indians.
Colton Dean and Jonas Butz each caught and ran for a touchdown for Cambridge in the win.
Brendon Holcomb and Ryan McLenithan both scored a touchdown in the game for Cambridge as well.
The Indians offense rushed for a total of 302 yards in the win.
With the win, Cambridge improves to a perfect 3-0 to start the season.
The Indians will look for their fourth straight win to start the season when they host Salem om Saturday at 1 p.m.
MAU slips past Rutland
RUTLAND >> With under 10 minutes to go in a scoreless game, Emma Arlotta fired a shot into the back of the net to give the Mount Anthony girls soccer team the lead and ultimately a 1-0 victory over Rutland on Saturday.
It was an evenly played match between both teams, but it was the Patriots that were able to punch one in to improve to 3-2 on the season.
Senior goalkeeper Erika McCarthy made two huge saves in the contest to help the Patriots hold on to win the game.
The Patriots will next travel to play Stratton Mountain on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.
Bulldogs play to draw with St. Johnsbury
ST JOHNSBURY >> The Burr and Burton field hockey team played to their third tie of the season, playing St. Johnsbury to a 0-0 draw on Saturday.
Molly Dingley finished with a game-high six saves for the Bulldogs.
BBA is now 1-2-3 on the season.
The Bulldogs will next travel to play Fair Haven on Wednesday at 4 p.m.
Patriots blanked by Wasps
BENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony field hockey team gave a tough Woodstock team all they can handle on Saturday, but ran out of gas near the ends of both halves and fell to a 4-0 defeat.
The Wasps scored two goals in both the first and second half to send the Patriots to 1-3-1 on the season.
MAU will travel to play Rutland in their next contest on Tuesday at 4 p.m.
SVC drops conference opener
BENNINGTON >> The Southern Vermont College women's soccer team lost 4-0 to Lesley in their New England Collegiate Conference opener on Saturday afternoon.
Lesley jumped out to an early on the Mountaineers thanks to Karlie Rubin who scored three goals in the first half to give Lesley a commanding 3-0 lead at halftime.
Jordan Mitchell added another goal for Lesley in the second half to seal up the win and drop SVC to 3-3-1 on the season.
The Mountaineers will try to get back on the winning track when they travel to play Clark on Wednesday at 2 p.m.
Mountaineers blank Green Mountain
POULTNEY >> In their non-conference matchup against Green Mountain on Saturday, the Southern Vermont College men's soccer team came out victorious, shutting out the Eagles 3-0.
Paddy McGovern had a great day on the field for the Mountaineers, scoring all of the game's three goals in the SVC win.
Chris Jimenez had two saves in goal for the Mountaineers in the win.
With with the win, SVC improves to 3-2 on the season.
The Mountaineers will look to win a season-high three straight games when they host Lyndon St. on Tuesday at 4 p.m.
SVC splits Saturday matchups
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. >> On the second day of the Best Western Plus-Ground Round Cardinal Classic, the Southern Vermont College women's volleyball team pulled out a 3-2 victory over Elms before falling 3-0 to host SUNY Plattsburgh in a pair of non-conference matches at Memorial Hall on Saturday.
The Mountaineers win over the Blazers was the team's second five-set victory this year and served as a good preview of the league contest to come between the two on October 13.
SVC is now 3-8 on the season.
The Mountaineers are next in action on Tuesday with a 7 p.m. match at SUNY Cobleskill, the first of two non-conference meetings with the Fighting Tigers this season.
Fifth place finish for SVC at Johnson State Invitational
JOHNSON >> On Saturday, the Southern Vermont College men's cross country team ran against a challenging field at the Johnson State College Invitational, placing fifth overall in the crew's third meet of the year.
Marc Brandmeyer was the only Mountaineer to finish in the top 10 with a seventh place finish, while teammate Noah Froh placed in the top 20, placing 17th in the race.
SVC posted 107 team points as Clarkson University won the meet with a staggering 28 squad points, having five runners come through in the top 10.
Next up for the Mountaineers is Williams College's Purple Valley Classic, the 8k race at Mount Greylock Regional High School on Saturday at 12:10 p.m.
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