Cameron Wright led Moriah to a 32-21 win against AuSable Valley in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference football action Oct 5. Wright ran for 244 yards and three scores in the contest.
Photo by Nancy Frasier.
With AVCS on top 7-0, Moriah got a score from Jessup Calins as he hauled in a 22-yard pass from Cole Gaddor. The conversion gave the locals an 8-7 lead.
After AVCS took a 13-8 lead, Wright scored on a 44-yard run. The conversion gave Moriah a 16-14 edge.
AVCS then answered for a 21-16 lead at the half. After that, it was all Moriah.
Just two minutes into the second half Moriah’s defense caught the AVCS quarterback in the end zone for a safety to make the score 21-18.
On the ensuing possession Wright capped a drive with an 8-yard TD run and the Vikings had the lead for good, 24-21.
Another safety made it 26-21 before Moriah’s Richie Stockwell recovered an AVCS fumble to set up Wright’s clinching 3-yard TD burst.
Schroon 5, Indian-Long Lake 1
Schroon Lake pounded Indian-Long Lake, 5-1, in Northern Soccer League boys action Oct. 4.
Jesse Shaughnessy scored three times to pace the Wildcats.
Jim Bowen and Justin Lough added goals for the winners.
Caleb Maisonville recorded five saves in goal for Schroon.