MAU volleyball recognizes seniors

BENNINGTON — The Mount Anthony volleyball team recognized its seniors before its 3-0 loss to Mount Everett on Wednesday.

The Patriots fell 25-14, 25-23 and 25-23.

Mackenzie Mayhew had three kills, while Emilie O'Brien had a pair of aces and three kills. Amber Metcalfe also added a trio of kills.

Carly Bylina had three assists and two digs.

BBA, MAU golf competes in qualifier

BARRE — The Mount Anthony and Burr and Burton boys golf teams competed in the Division I sectional qualifier at Country Club of Barre on Tuesday.

BBA was eighth overall with a team score of 388, followed by Mount Anthony in ninth with a 394.

BBA was led by John Sebastian Thorn's 83. Carson Cutler had a 97, followed by Ben Swinarton with a 99. Evan Rawson added a 109. Nick Pappas had a 116 to round out the scoring.

MAU's Jack Bushee was the top finisher for the Patriots with an 89. Andrew Marsden added a 91, Garrett Currier had a 98.

Essex won the event by 18 strokes with a 317, followed by Rutland and CVU, who tied for second. South Burlington was fourth and Mount Mansfield was fifth.

Eagles second in qualifier

STOWE — The Arlington boys golf team finished second overall at the Division III state qualifiers in Stowe on Wednesday.

Jack Lane led the way with a 89, followed by Luke Hoeg-Honore with a 95. Mac Barlow had a 98 and Parker Bloomberg added a 105 for a final total of 387.

Stowe won the team title with a 344.

The boys will compete in the state tournament on Oct. 11 at Green Mountain National Golf Course.

Eagles blank Phantoms

PROCTOR — The Arlington boys soccer team scored both its goals in the second half en route to a 2-0 win on the road at Proctor on Wednesday. Matt Ritchie scored the first goal, while Dominic Whalen added the insurance tally. Lewis Whalen had assists on both scores.

Playing without leading scorer Wil Stewart, Arlington coach Todd Wilkins started three freshman and one, Will Moore, had a good game on both sides of the ball.

Goalie Bailey Cross was barely tested and did not have to make a save.

Arlington is 5-4 and hosts Springfield on Friday at the Arlington Rec Park.

Panthers rout Waterford

WATERFORD, N.Y. — Five different players got on the scoresheet for Hoosick Falls girls soccer on Wednesday in a 7-0 win over Waterford.

Taylor Mann scored twice, while Darian Morgan, Sydney Eggsware, Allison Perry, Grace Wysocki and Phobe Thomson added one goal.

Perry's score was her first on varsity. Sam Flohr, Amy Perry and Thomson all had assists.

Hoosick is 8-4-1 and hosts Cambridge tonight.

Panthers edge Corinth

HOOSICK, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls field hockey team downed Corinth, 1-0, on Wednesday.

Emily Schnoop scored 90 seconds into the second half, assisted by Mackenzie Sprague for the only goal of the game.

Zoe Gress had two saves for the Panthers, who are 11-1 overall.

Mountaineers shut out Morrisville

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. — Southern Vermont College went into Morrisville State College and defeated the Mustangs 2-0 Wednesday afternoon in non-conference women's soccer action at Drake Field.

The Mountaineers scored both of their goals in the first half, and they were able to keep the hosts off the scoreboard through the entire match to chalk up the team's fourth-straight shutout.

SVC—which started the season at 0-2—has now won four in-a-row and five of its last six games to sit at 6-4 overall on the year.

Mountaineer freshman Jayne Wierzbicki — who was named the latest NECC Rookie of the Week on Monday—tallied her third-consecutive game-winning goal with a strike in the 25th minute. Naya Cerda then added an insurance tally as she converted on a penalty kick with 7:40 left to go in the first half.

Senior keeper Melissa Mascari chalked up her 20th career clean sheet with the win (6-4)—being aided by a strong performance from the SVC defense which allowed just four shots on net throughout the day. Mascari and the Mountaineers have not allowed a goal in their last 405 minutes of action, and they are currently posting a 0.79 goals against average for the season.

Southern Vermont returns to New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) action this Saturday for its next match as the squad hosts Wheelock College at Everett Field for a 1 p.m. league kickoff.


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