With talented players on both teams, no one really seemed to have the upperhand. In the second half of the sectional face-off, Minerva-Newcomb found intensity and rallied over the Crown Point Panthers, 5-3, Oct. 23.
However, it was the Bobcats who found the net with 10 seconds remaining in the second of two 10-minute overtimes to advance past the Sentinels to the Section VII/Class C finals with a 1-0 win.
Keene scores seven, six in the first half, in strong performance
The Beavers put 15 shots on net against the Wildcats in the first 40 minutes only to enter halftime with a 1-0 lead. Little changed in the second—except Keene seemed unable to miss.
Boys, girls teams go .500 in sectional quarterfinals
Meghan Sullivan scored in the third overtime of a sudden-death quarterfinal game to give the Hornets the 2-1 win over the Red Storm Wednesday afternoon.
LaChute dinner at K of C Oct. 30
A spaghetti dinner to benefit the LaChute Road Runners Club will be held Thursday, Oct. 30, at 5:30 p.m. at the Ticonderoga Knights of Columbus.
To assure good sportsmanship and appropriate conduct at school sports competitions, coaches should rein in their emotions and set a good example — and school administrators should be on site monitoring the games.
Ticonderoga girls varsity head coach Kathy Tubbs said she was looking for a go-to offensive threat throughout the 2014 season.
The admission prices for the Section VII sectional and regional contests that will begin this week are:
With Moriah starting quarterback Adam Jaquish in street clothes due to a deep thigh bruise, the Vikings turned to their run game more than ever to pound away at the Patriots Oct. 17.
On a rainy day in Beekmantown it was the story of the air offense versus ground. This time the passing attack would prevail, as the Red Storm threw their way to a 27-21 victory over the Eagles and their strong running game on Oct. 18.
NAC girls, LPCS boys atop C tables
The Section VII playoffs are set to begin in classes B, C and D with some familiar faces at the top of the tables.
Brandon Sawyer rushes for 219 yards in win
Brandon Sawyer rushed for 219 yards and two touchdowns as the Indians routed the Chiefs 51-0 on a rainy Saturday afternoon.
While Ticonderoga used their usual running attack to roll past Plattsburgh High Oct. 17, they exploded onto the scoreboard very early en route to a 43-6 victory.
Area football, soccer, cross country teams ranked
A handful of local football, soccer and cross country teams appear in the New York State Sportswriters Association rankings. With sectionals approaching, see which teams are near—or even at—the top of each class.
Late tipped pass, botched punt help Chiefs to 20-12 win over Plattsburgh
- End of the season
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Anthony DiNardo
- Wrestling: Dylan v. Dillon
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Marcus Ramundo
- Wrestling: Dylan Baker v. Luis Weierbach
- Championship weekend
- Girls play Friday
- The best (potential) games in the Section VII playoffs
- The weekend in the Valley
- Section VII Bracketology