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Hadley-Luzerne Rallies Past Golden Horde
The Hadley-Luzerne girls soccer team struggled to find their legs after a double overtime game on Wednesday night, but captured their second wind late as they rallied to defeat Granville 4-2 in an Adirondack League match.
Carolina Lott-Diamond gave the Eagles a 1-0 lead on a shot from 20 yards out that slipped between the crossbar and the fingertips of Golden Horde goalie Kiera Rice.
Granville equalized on an own goal after a ball lofted into the box by Laura Arnhold was headed in by a Hadley-Luzerne defender.
The Golden Horde took a 2-0 advantage at the half on a goal from Hannah Ingleston.
The Eagles dominated possession in the second half. They regained the lead on back-to back- gaols from Hannah Johnson. On both goals Johnson was left alone on the back post and fired the ball past Rice.
Hadley-Luzerne put the game away late on a header by Lott-Diamond to make it 4-2.
Both Rice and Hadley-Luzerne goalie Madison Lent played strong games in goal.
MSJ Edges Fair Haven in Boys Soccer
The MSJ boys soccer team had a fight on their hands in the first half, but put things together in the second half as they defeated Fair Haven 3-1 at LaPlaca Field Thursday.
Ryan Jones hafd the hot hand......or foot for the Mounties as he recorded a hat trick, scoring all three MSJ goals.
Jace Hetrick gave the Slaters a quick 1-0 win, socring just 15 seconds in.
Jones got the equalizer for the Mounties with his first goal of the contest at the 30:36 mark. That left the game even at 1-1 at halftime.
Jones hit the back of the net for the second time with 9:52 remaining to give MSJ the 2-1 lead.
Jones gave MSJ a little insurance when he knocked home a pass from Tyler Cory.
Peter Carlson stopped eight shots for MSJ. Kole Matta had seven saves for Fair Haven.
MSJ is 8-0. Fair Haven is 0-7-1.
New York Scoreboard
High School Volleyball
Hadley-Luzerne 3 Fort Plain 2
High School Boys Soccer
Hadley-Luzerne 4 North Warren 0
Fort Ann-Hartford 4 Whitehall 1
Fort Edward 3 Fort Ann-Hartford 1
Fort Edward 4 Whitehall 1
North Warren 5 Bolton 0
Corinth 3 Hadley-Luzerne 2
High School Boys Soccer
The Sharon Academy 4 West Rutland 1
Otter Valley 8 Bellows Falls 1
High School Field Hockey
Brattleboro 5 Springfield 1
High School Girls Soccer
Stratton Mountain School 4 Green Mountain 2
With the Border Country Sports Blog, I'm Keith Harrington.
Photo Credit-Stacie Arnhold