The soccer pitches for Midcoast high school teams were, for the most part, loaded with happy feet on Sept. 18 with squads proving to be in strong midseason form with their play in a handful of games.

Among the day's winners were the Camden Hills and Oceanside boys and girls, who posted victories over Maine Central Institute of Pittsfield and Leavitt of Turner, respectively.

However, the Medomak Valley boys lost and Panther girls tied against Maranacook of Readfield, while the Vinalhaven squads ventured across Penobscot Bay and fell to host Richmond.

The following is a recap of reported results:

Boys soccer

Camden Hills 3, Leavitt 0

At Turner Sept. 18, the Windjammers blanked the host Hornets and prevailed by three goals.

Eric Blohm, Peter Vannorsdall and Ben Welt scored goals for Camden Hills, while Marshall Spear made three saves in goal for the visitors. The 'Jammers also held a 5-3 edge in corner kicks.

"We got a win in some tough weather conditions today," said Camden Hills coach Ryan Hurley. "We're looking forward to an intense rivalry game with Oceanside this weekend at homecoming."

The Windjammers also continued their regular-season success under third-year coach Hurley. The team is unbeaten in 35 regular-season games since Hurley took over, including posting a 32-0-3 regular-season mark during that time.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Camden Hills (5-0-1, 27.5000 points) is second, while Winslow (5-0-2, 29.2857 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Maranacook 4, Medomak Valley 1

At Waldoboro Sept. 18, the Panthers could not keep up with the talented Black Bear offense and fell by three goals.

Boone Olsen gave Medomak Valley the lead with a goal with 22:05 left in the first half, but Tyler Lang scored for Maranacook minutes later to tie the game. Erling Vingelsgaard added a pair of goals — one on a penalty kick — later for the Black Bears, while Chris Beckwith also creased the net for the visitors.

Ryan Ripley made eight saves on 12 shots in goal for the Panthers, while A.J. Freeman made three saves on five shots in net for the Black Bears.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Medomak Valley (2-4, 4.4643 points) is 15th, while Winslow (5-0-2, 29.2857 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Richmond 3, Vinalhaven 0

At Richmond Sept. 18, the islanders could not penetrate the Bobcat defense and were blanked on the road.

Eddie Stewart had two goals to lead Richmond, while Randy Moody added another in the win.

Scott James made nine saves in net for the Vikings, while Dustin Sullivan made four saves in goal for the Bobcats. Richmond also held a 5-4 edge in corner kicks.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Western Class D, Vinalhaven (2-3, 4.5408 points) is sixth, while Greenville (5-1, 17.9337 points) is first in the 11-team region. The top seven teams qualify for the playoffs.

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Girls soccer

Camden Hills 2, Leavitt 0

At Rockport Sept. 18, the Windjammers earned their fifth win in six games with a shutout of  the Hornets.

Caroline Matteo and Emma Gutheinz both had goals for the winners, while Rachel Pease made four saves in net. Camden Hills outshot Leavitt 13-4 and held a 3-2 edge in corner kicks.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Camden Hills (5-1, 19.6429 points) is fifth, while Hermon (7-0, 38.4694 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Oceanside 3, Maine Central Institute 0

At Pittsfield Sept. 18, the Mariners took a 2-0 halftime lead and added an insurance goal in the second 40 minutes in a shutout win over the Huskies.

Makenna Brooks and Emma Spencer had a goal and an assist for Oceanside, while Rachel Frye also creased the net and Caitlin Raye addedan  assist.

Kennadi Grover made five saves in goal for the Mariners, while Rheanna Lawn made 15 saves in net for the Huskies. Oceanside held an 18-5 edge in shots and 5-1 advantage in corner kicks.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Oceanside (6-1, 33.9286 points) is second, while Hermon (7-0, 38.4694 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Medomak Valley 0, Maranacook 0 (2OT)

At Readfield Sept. 18, the Panthers and Black Bears battled for 90 minutes and settled for a scoreless stalemate.

Medomak Valley keeper Amanda Hendrickson-Belloguet made 10 saves on 17 shots, while Elizabeth D'Angelo made 12 saves on 17 shots for the Black Bears.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Medomak Valley (3-2-1, 13.3929 points) is seventh, while Hermon (7-0, 38.4694 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Richmond 9, Vinalhaven 0

At Richmond Sept. 18, the winless Vikings were outmatched by the unbeaten Bobcats and fell in decisive fashion.

Noell Accord (4 goals), Sadie Gosse (2 goals, 3 assists), Emily Leavitt (goal), Kelsea Anair (goal), Marlena Carter (goal), Kayla Beaulieu (assist) and Taylor Clapp (assist) played part in Richmond's offensive attack.

Ashley Hamilton made five saves in net for the islanders, while Accord made one save for the Bobcats. Richmond outshot Vinalhaven 27-1 and held a 10-1 advantage in corner kicks.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Western Class D, Vinalhaven (0-4, no points) is seventh (last), while Richmond (6-0, 20.3061 points) is first in the seven-team region. The top five teams qualify for the playoffs.

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