Brandon Laurin scored the game-winning goal in extra time as the Chazy Eagles advanced to the Section VII/Class D finals with a 1-0 win against the Elizabethtown-Lewis Lions.
Photo by Keith Lobdell.
The top two seeds in Class C volleyball will meet for the title, as the top-seeded Plattsburgh High Lady Hornets and second-seeded AuSable Valley Lady Patriots advanced Nov. 2.
The Hornets swept past the fourth-seeded Northeastern Clinton Lady Cougars with wins of 25-17, 25-9, 25-17.
Kianna Dragoon had 25 assists and three kills, while Deanna LaBarge had 12 digs and six kills, Katie Cantwell added 12 kills, Taylor Witkiewicz seven kills, Katie Dwyer 11 digs and Kayla Boise 10 digs.
Vada Loya had 15 digs four the Cougars, while Tori Duprey added 10 digs and Kelly Rogers combined eight digs with three kills.
The Patriots found themselves trailing 1-0 and 2-1 against the Saranac Lake Lady Red Storm in their semifinal contest, but were able to win the final two games in a 24-26, 25-29, 24-26, 25-13, 25-17 five-set thriller.
Noelle Miller scored 20 kills for the Patriots to pace the offense, while defensive specialist Jacquie Joey had 27 digs, five aces and five kills. Miranda Sheffer also had five aces to go with seven kills and 15 digs.
Emily Fountain had 13 assists for the Red Storm, with Nikkie Trudeau adding five aces and 12 digs, Shannon Stevens 22 digs and Nicole Viscardo 10 digs.