SPORTS RECAP: Week of 10/4/17
Boys record loss, tie and win; football moves to 5-0
The Penn Yan boys varsity soccer team fell to Wayne in an away game, Saturday, Sept. 30. The final score was 2-0.
The Mustangs tied Waterloo, Thursday, Sept. 28. The final score was 0-0. Penn Yan had 20 shots on goal, five corner kicks, and three saves.
Penn Yan's soccer team topped Geneva, 3-1, Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Fabian Martinez-Sanchez, Austin Blumbergs and Alex Thiesmeyer each scored once. Martinez-Sanchez also assisted once. The Mustangs earned eight total shots on goal, with three corner kicks and five saves.
The Mustangs' varsity football team posted a victory against Waterloo, 46-20, Friday, Sept. 29.
Dylan Stape scored two touchdowns with 148 total rushing yards. He also had four receptions for 81 yards and a touchdown. Desmond Battin scored another touchdown, with four carries for 13 yards. Receiving, Battin caught three passes for 96 yards and two touchdowns.
Will Rogers was 10 for 22 passing, earning 217 yards and three touchdowns. He intercepted the Waterloo ball for another touchdown on a 40 yard run. Brennan Prather scored a two-point conversion, with two receptions for nine cards.
Leading the defense was Conner Fingar with 15 tackles, while Jack Peterson posted nine tackles and one sack. Jakob Lass had six tackles, one sack, and one fumble recovery. Stape also had five tackles.
The Penn Yan varsity volleyball team beat Waterloo in three sets, Thursday, Sept. 28. The final scores were 26-24, 25-17, 25-19.
Emily Wunder had 20 kills, 10 assists and 15 digs. Sydney Bloom posted seven kills, 16 assists and 15 digs. Akiya Brewer added 14 digs and two kills.
The Mustangs defeated Bloomfield, 25-7, 25-9, 25-22, Monday, Sept. 25.
Wunder had seven kills, 13 aces, eight assists and two blocks. Bloom contributed eight kills, eight assists and nine digs.
Elissa Callaway posted five aces and eight digs. Natalie Colon earned five aces and four digs, while Jessica Rossi had five aces.
The Penn Yan varsity cross country teams hosted Red Jacket and Red Creek, Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Maci Nicholson placed first individually (23:14). Jaina Doyle was third (24:51), followed by Gracie Murphy in fourth (25:19). Mary Ingram took 10th (28:58).
Ben DeMoras was second overall (20:19). Ayden Mowry took fourth (21:12). Peyton Silliman placed fifth (21:38), while Connor Moore was 10th (23:39).
The Penn Yan varsity golf team topped Palmyra-Macedon, 253-257, Thursday, Sept. 28. Kevin Smith led with a 47.
The Mustangs lost to Waterloo 247-254, Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Max Brodmann led with a 45, including a birdie on the sixth hole. Clay Koivuniemi followed with a 47. Clark Simmons added a 53 and Peter Nicholson had a 54.
The Penn Yan girls varsity soccer team fell to Palmyra-Macedon, 5-0, Friday, Sept. 30.
The Lady Mustangs were beat by Mynderse, Wednesday, Sept. 27. The final score was 3-0.
Penn Yan's girls soccer team lost to Midlakes, 3-2, Monday, Sept. 25. Mariah Hoover and Hayley Andersen both scored with assists from Triana Burgos-Farnan and Joddie Decker respectively. Goalie Ashley Sisson had six saves.
The Penn Yan varsity tennis team topped Naples, 4-1, Thursday, Sept. 28.
Shelby Woodard topped Kara Cusson, 6-1, 6-3. Molly Pullen beat Payton Mann, 6-1, 6-2. Claire Pullen and Lexi Marble defeated Emma Brace and Kharyl Judith, 7-5, 6-1. Sam Denson and Grace Worth won against Virginia DiGiacinto and Chloe Wright, 7-5, 3-6, 7-5.
The Mustangs topped Wayne, 4-1, Wednesday, Sept. 27.
Jenna Curbeau won against Andrea Banke, 1-6, 7-6(7-4), 6-2. Woodard defeated Veronika Jurczuk, 6-7(6-8), 7-6(7-5), 6-4. Molly Pullen topped Mia Newman, 6-1, 6-2. In doubles, Marble and Claire Pullen beat Raeah Syed and Emma Sutton, 6-4, 6-1.
Hammondsport volleyball takes homecoming win
HAMMONDSPORT--The Hammondsport varsity volleyball team topped Campbell Savona in three sets, 25-4, 25-13, 25-13, Friday, Sept. 29.
Elissa Martinez had six aces, while Brianna Pratt contributed 21 setter assists. Julia Bennett and Shelby Sherman had 14 and six kills respectively.
The Lakers defeated league rival Canisteo-Greenwood, 14-25, 25-12, 25-19, 25-13, Monday, Sept. 25.
Sherman and Martinez had six and five aces respectively. Coach Erica Webster added Bennett "dominated at the net" with 10 kills and four solo blocks.
The Hammondsport boys varsity soccer team was beat by Bradford, 2-1, in a home game, Thursday, Sept. 28. John Wells scored for the Lakers in the first half.
The Lakers' soccer team fell to Canisteo-Greenwood, Monday, Sept. 25. The final score was 1-0.
The Hammondsport girls varsity soccer team lost to Bradford, 4-3, Friday, Sept. 29.
Destiny Hammond, Brittany Stores, and Madison Wright each scored. Tea Flynn assisted once. In goal, Megan Allen had 21 saves.
The girls soccer team lost to Arkport, Wednesday, Sept. 27. The final score was 6-0.
The Lakers suffered a loss to Addison, Monday, Sept. 25. The final score was 6-0. In goal, Allen posted 23 saves.
The Hammondsport cross country teams competed in the McQuaid Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 30.
For the boys, Thomas Kressly placed 18th (16:40.5) in the unseeded varsity race (A-3). Tyler Hill was 114th (18:24.8), while Mike Beam was 142nd (18:48.3). Eli Hill finished 234th (20:14.7).
Morgan Sherman placed 183rd (24:35.6) for the girls in the unseeded varsity race (A-3). Becca Randall took 230th (25:51.7). Emma Thompson followed in 232nd (26:00.0). Paige MacDonald placed 276th (27:09.7).
Soccer faces Whitman, Honeoye; volleyball wins
DUNDEE--The Dundee boys varsity soccer team lost to Marcus Whitman, Thursday, Sept. 28. The final score was 13-0. In goal, Dundee had 11 saves.
The Scots' soccer team was beat by Honeoye, Tuesday, Sept. 26. The final score was 9-0.
The Dundee varsity football team lost to Red Jacket, 38-14, on the road, Saturday, Sept. 30.
Joshua Cramer scored a touchdown, with two carries for 52 yards. Ryan Prior had the other touchdown, with 37 yards over five caries. Sam Richards had 75 yards on 10 tries. Quarterback Kyle Cratsley also added 13 yards over five carries.
Cratsley and Richards led the defense with eight tackles each. Preston Cole followed with seven tackles and a sack. Austin Brace and Billy Bowers each posted five tackles.
Dundee's girls varsity soccer team lost to Bloomfield, Monday, Sept. 25. The final score was 6-0. Goalie Karynna Rutledge had 26 saves.
The Scots' varsity volleyball team won against Honeoye in three sets, Thursday, Sept. 28. The final scores were 25-12, 25-21, 25-15.
Elizabeth Medina posted two attacks, one assist and three aces. Sarah Boudinot had one dig, one assist and six aces. Mackenize Strait earned three attacks with one ace.
Watkins Glen takes first at Elmira; volleyball wins
ELMIRA--The Watkins Glen girls varsity swim team was first at the Elmira Invitational Class B, Friday, Sept. 29 to Saturday, Sept. 30. The Senecas were seventh overall.
Lexi Castellaneta was second in diving, followed by Jena Slater in seventh and Madelyn Suddaby in 14th. Peighton Cervoni placed fourth in the 100 freestyle (56.95) and sixth in the 50 freestyle (26.27). Ali Gibson took 10th in the 50 freestyle (26.85) and 12th in the 100 freestyle (1:00.21).
Amanda Wilbur was 12th in the 100 butterfly (1:06.87), while Sarah Swinnerton finished 16th in the 100 breaststroke (1:20.27). Isabella Fazzary was 18th in the 200 freestyle (2:20.48).
Maddy Kilcoyne placed 19th in the 100 butterfly (1:11.20). Jill Cantieni finished 20th in the 100 freestyle (1:01.77). The 200 freestyle relay team (Elizabeth Kilcoyne, Gibson, Cantieni, and Cervoni) was seventh in 1:48.57.
The Watkins girls swimmers lost to Lansing, 95-90, Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Castellaneta took first in diving. Wilbur placed first in the 100 butterfly (1:07.78) and second in the 200 IM (2:34.42). Swinnerton was first in the 100 breaststroke (1:23.16). Cervoni took second in the 50 freestyle (26.98) and second in the 100 freestyle (59.23).
The Watkins Glen varsity volleyball team beat Newark Valley in three sets (25-16, 25-21, 25-16), Thursday, Sept. 28.
Hanley Elliott had seven assists, one kill and three service points. Megan Hazlitt contributed three aces, seven kills, three blocks and four service points. Amber Benjamin added one assist and five service points, while Katie Losey posted two kills and five service points. Kelsey Keenan earned three aces, one kill, and five service points.
The volleyball team topped Waverly in five sets, Wednesday, Sept. 27. The final scores were 25-20, 22-25, 25-22, 19-25, 25-22.
The Senecas lost to Thomas A. Edison in four sets, Monday, Sept. 25. The final scores were 25-18, 19-25, 24-26, 19-25.
Elliott posted three assists and 10 service points. Hazlitt had one ace, five kills, four blocks and seven service points. Jazmin Shea added one ace, one assist, one kill and six service points. Emmie Bond earned four aces, six kills, one block, and six service points. Losey had four kills, two blocks, and five service points.
The Watkins Glen varsity cross country team took third at the McQuaid Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 30.
Gabe Planty led in seventh (15:40.2) individually. Aaron Planty took eighth (15:46.7), while Sean Holland placed 26th (16:24.8). Max Evans was 39th (16:43.1). Sam Thorsland finished 59th (17:12.5), followed by Tanner Ryan in 75th (17:34.8).
For the girls, Kai Sutterby took 13th (19:58.2). Makenzie Kellogg placed 50th (20:56.5).
The boys varsity cross country team beat Thomas A. Edison, Spencer-Van Etten/Candor and Notre Dame, Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Gabe Planty led in second place (19:02.7), while Aaron Planty took third (19:02.9) and Evans fourth (19:46.1). Holland was fifth (19:46.7). Thorsland placed sixth (19:47.8).
Sutterby and Kellogg finished in 24:06.0 and 24:21.0 respectively for the girls.
The Watkins Glen girls varsity soccer team topped Newark Valley, 3-2, in a home game, Friday, Sept. 29.
Hannah Morse led with two goals. Isobel Scheffey scored once and Julia Reilly assisted once. In the goal, Cierra Barber had 27 saves.
"We struggled early but are playing terrific soccer right now," said Coach Scott Morse. "There are still things we need to continue to work on (too many corner kicks for our opponents) and improve but the girls have worked so hard and never quit believing they could be a winning team."
The Senecas beat Odessa-Montour, 5-2, Wednesday, Sept. 27.
Morse earned three goals and one assist. Scheffey and Hannah Matusicky both scored once.
Reilly and Taylor Kelly each had one assist. Goalkeeper Barber had 13 saves.
Watkins blanked Newfield, 7-0, in an away game, Monday, Sept. 25.
Morse and Danielle Leszyk both led with two goals and one assist. Scheffey, Makenna Fraboni and Ryanna LaMoreaux all scored once.
Kiersten Stiles, Matusicky and Fraboni each had one assist. Barber posted 13 saves in goal.
Watkins' boys varsity soccer team fell to Spencer-Van Etten/Candor, 4-2, Thursday, Sept. 28.
Jake Johnson scored the Senecas' first goal, with an assist from Nate Wickham. Tristan Yuhasz had the second goal. Watkins posted 14 shots on goal and three corner kicks.
The Watkins Glen team suffered a loss to Trumansburg, Tuesday, Sept. 26. The final score was 6-1.
Yuhasz scored the Senecas' goal. Simon Wigmore had 11 saves in goal.
Seneca Indians come up short in away game
SALAMANCA--A last minute play resulted in the Seneca Indians varsity football team losing to Salamanca, Saturday, Sept. 30. The final score was 34-28.
The combined Watkins/Odessa team was tied with Salamanca at the end of the first quarter, 6-6. However, the Seneca Indians had a 18-13 lead at halftime, only to have the opposing team leading 20-18 after the third.
Both teams scored back-to-back in the final quarter. The Seneca Indians had the advantage at 11:02 in the fourth with a Joe Chedzoy touchdown run. Salamanca then scored at 8:44, followed by Wyatt Brower making a defensive tackle in the endzone for a safety, moving the score to 28-27, Seneca Indians.
Salamanca was then forced to free kick to Watkins/Odessa, but recovered the ball with 3:02 left on the clock. After a nine play drive, Salamanca scored with 36 seconds left in the game.
The Seneca Indians finished offensively with 317 yards. Zach Elliott had 195 yards and three touchdowns. Joe Chedzoy added 136 yards and one touchdown, while Casen Weeden posted 16 yards.
Odessa-Montour girls lose; swimmers finish 15th
ODESSA--The Odessa-Montour girls varsity soccer team lost to Spencer-Van Etten/Candor, Friday, Sept. 29. The final score was 2-0.
The girls lost to Watkins Glen, Wednesday, Sept. 27. The final score was 5-2.
Kennedey Heichel and Alexis Saunders each scored once.
The Indians lost to Elmira Notre Dame, 6-0, Monday, Sept. 25. Odessa-Montour took two shots on goal. Gillian Clark had a save and Grace Vondracek made three saves in goal. The Indians had one corner kick compared to Notre Dame's eight.
The Odessa-Montour girls varsity swim team placed 15th in the Elmira Invitational, Friday, Sept. 29 to Saturday, Sept. 30.
The 200 freestyle relay team of Kara Reese, Lydia Lynch, Megan Adams, and Tori Reese finished 14th (2:04.79). The 200 medley relay team of Kara Reese, Tori Reese, Lynch, and Hailey Hoose took 14th (2:17.11). The 400 freestyle relay team of Hoose, Taryn Hoyt, Taylor Cain, and Julia Paulisczak placed 16th (5:31.11).
Tori Reese was ninth in the 100 breaststroke (1:16.28) and 19th in the 200 IM (2:30.89). Lynch was 35th the 100 butterfly (1:24.90).
Kara Reese took 33rd in the 100 backstroke (1:17.99) and 39th in the 50 freestyle (30.17). Adams placed 37th in the 500 freestyle (6:52.42).
The Odessa swim team lost to Dryden, 54-36, Thursday, Sept. 28.
Tori Reese was first in the 200 IM (2:36.09) and first in the 100 breaststroke (1:17.42). Hoose took first in the 100 freestyle (1:08.43).
Adams placed second in the 500 freestyle (6:53.16). Kara Reese finished second in the 100 backstroke (1:20.77).
The Indians girls swim team fell to Southern Cayuga, 59-35, Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Hoose was first in the 100 freestyle (1:09.99). Tori Reese took second in the 200 IM (2:34.51), second in the 100 backstroke (1:21.79), and second in the 100 breaststroke (1:16.37).
Lynch finished second in the 100 butterfly (1:22.34). Emilee Chaffinch was second in the 200 freestyle (2:48.46). Adams placed second in the 500 freestyle (7:06.71).
The Odessa-Montour boys varsity soccer team beat Spencer-Van Etten/Candor, 1-0, in double overtime, Saturday, Sept. 30. Curtis Harris scored for the Indians.
The Indians lost to Elmira Notre Dame, 5-1, in a home game, Thursday, Sept. 28. Harris scored for Odessa.
The Odessa-Montour varsity volleyball team fell to Spencer-Van Etten, 25-9, 25-19, 25-15, Friday, Sept. 29.
Izzy Foote had one ace, four digs and five service points. Cheyenne Barrett earned one ace, three digs and three service points. Jacy Knapp and Taylor Alton both recorded three digs and two service points.
The Indians lost to Newark Valley, Monday, Sept. 25. The final scores were 25-15, 25-12, 25-19.
Pixie Kinner had two aces, one dig and five service points. Hannah Rose posted one ace, one kill, one dig and three service points, while Barrett added four digs and three service points. Foote had one kill, four digs, and two service points.