Panthers blank Lions, remain entrenched in playoff pictureGenthner, Obuchon, Wallace lead hosts' offense
Waldoboro — At the midway point of the regular season, the Medomak Valley girls soccer team again has found itself in the midst of the Eastern Class B playoff picture.
On the heels of a 2-0 win over Belfast Thursday afternoon, Sept. 20, the Panthers are 4-2-1 and seventh in the regional standings. The Panthers' only losses are to local rivals Oceanside and Camden Hills, a pair of squads they are looking up at in the standings.
On Thursday against the visiting Lions, Lexi Genthner had a goal and an assist for the winners, while Heidi Obuchon also creased the net and Elise Wallace added an assist for the Panthers.
Amanda Hendrickson-Belloguet made five saves on five shots in goal for the hosts, while Breann Cummings made six saves on 10 shots in net for the Lions. Medomak Valley held a 3-2 edge in corner kicks.
In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Medomak Valley (4-2-1, 16.9643 points) is seventh and Belfast (1-6, 1.7857 points) 15th. Hermon (7-0, 40.2551 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.
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