Panthers let win slip away


HOOSICK, N.Y. >> In a rainy Friday night contest, the Hoosick Falls football team gave up two leads that lead to them losing to Lake George 22-19.

The Panthers took a 7-6 lead going into the second quarter off a touchdown run by Tristan Hunt.

Hoosick Falls later added to their lead in the second quarter when quarterback Aaron Tomczak hooked up with wide receiver David Everard on 17 yard touchdown pass to make 13-6, Panthers.

Lake George came right back with a scoring drive of their own, scoring on a 25 yard touchdown pass and then converted on their two-point conversion to take 14-13 lead into the half.

Hunt rushed for a 25 yard touchdown run to give Hoosick Falls back the lead in the third quarter, but Lake George came back with a touchdown run of their own to take back the lead which they didn't relinquish, dropping the Panthers to 1-3 on the season.

Tomczak finished with 67 yards passing on the day for the Panthers, while Drew Hoag rushed for a Hoosick Falls high 41 yards in the loss.

Hoosick Falls will try to get back on the winning track when they travel to play Tamarac next Friday night.

Patriots finish to a draw with Hartford

BENNINGTON >> The Mount Anthony field hockey came back from a one goal deficit to tie the game and finished to a 1-1 tie with Hartford on Friday afternoon.

Down 1-0 in the first half, Hayleigh Loomis dished out a sweet pass to Hayley Richmond who fired a shot into the cage to tie the game.

The two teams went scoreless the rest of the way, resulting in MAU going to 1-4-2 on the season.

Savannah Rogers racked up four saves in the game for the Patriots.

MAU will next travel to play Fair Haven on Thursday at 4 p.m.

BBA blanks Burlington

BURLINGTON >> Griff Stalcup threw for 253 yards and three touchdowns and Burr and Burton methodically pulled away from Burlington for a 28-0 high school football victory at Buck Hard Field on Friday night.

Stalcup, who also had 67 rushing yards, tossed touchdown strikes to Jay McCoy (38 and 30 yards) and Carter Vickers (30) as the Bulldogs improved to 4-0.

After a scoreless first quarter that saw both teams punt two times each, BBA put its quick-strike offense to work.

A poor snap on a Burlington punt attempt gave BBA the ball inside Seahorse territory and, two plays later, Stalcup scored from 2 yards out.

Late in the quarter, Stalcup fired to a wide-open Jay McCoy, who trotted into end zone for 38-yard score with 2:33 to go.

BBA opened the second half with another scoring drive, Stalcup to McCoy from 30 yards out. BBA completed the scoring when Vickers hauled in a 34-yard Stalcup strike with 9:03 to play in the game.

Kevin Garrison paced Burlington (3-1) with 74 rushing yards.

The Bulldogs have outscored their opponents 200-34 this season.

BBA is now a combined 23-1 in their last 24 games played.

Eagles over power Leland and Gray

ARLINGTON >> Jared Lacoste scored a game-high three goals to lead the Arlington boys soccer team to a 4-1 win over Leland and Gray on Friday night.

After Lacoste got the Eagles on the board first, the senior came back to give Arlington back the lead with his second goal of the contest that came off a nice pass from teammate Will Stewart.

Lacoste's day wasn't done though, as the senior captain himself recorded a hat trick to give Arlington a 3-1 lead.

Stewart got himself a goal later on in the second half to help Arlington seal up it's third win of the season.

With the win, the Eagles improve to 3-3-1 on the season

Arlington will next host Twin Valley on Tuesday at 7 p.m.


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