Tyrell Tryon of Westport looks to clear the ball away from Sam Politi of Willsboro. The Eagles were scheduled to start sectional play against Wells, while the Warriors will play in Elizabethtown-Lewis Oct. 26.
Photo by Keith Lobdell.
continued For the Eagles, Zachary Myers has thrown for 518 yards and 10 touchdowns, with Quenton Barber hauling in 237 yards and two touchdowns and Haydin Fountain has 217 receiving yards and eight touchdown catches. The Eagles also have a trio of rushers, led by Dustin Pickering (416 yards, two TD), Devin Fessette (377 yards, 4 TD) and Michael Guerin (195 yards, 2 TD).
The Section VII boys and girls soccer tournaments begin this week, with championship play starting Thursday, Nov. 1 and running through Saturday, Nov. 3.
The Northeastern Clinton boys received the top seed with a 14-0-0 record. They were followed by Peru (10-3-1), defending sectional champion Beekmantown (10-3-2), Saranac (6-6-2), Plattsburgh High (3-10-2) and Saranac Lake (1-9-1). The semifinal round will be held Saturday, Oct. 27, in Chazy, with NCCS playing the winner of the opening round game between PHS and Saranac at 5 p.m. and Peru facing the winner of the Beekmantown-Saranac Lake quarterfinal at 7 p.m. Those winners will play for the championship at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, also at Chazy.
In the girls draw, Beekmantown enters as the top seed with a record of 12-0-2. Northeastern Clinton in the second seed at 12-2-1, followed by Saranac (10-5-1), Plattsburgh High (9-4-2), Saranac Lake (2-12-0) and Peru (3-11-0).
The semifinal round will be held in Chazy Oct. 26, with Beekmantown facing the PHS-Saranac Lake winner at 5 p.m. and Northeastern Clinton against the Saranac-Peru winner at 7 p.m. The girls championship game will start at 5 p.m. Nov. 2, also at Chazy.
The Lake Placid Blue Bombers earned the top seed in their class with a 9-7-0 regular season and open with a semifinal matchup against the AuSable Valley Patriots (2-11-0) at Plattsburgh High School Friday, Oct. 26, at 5 p.m.