The Medomak Valley soccer teams continued to ascend the ranks in Class B South and did so in shutout fashion — against an area high school pitch rival — on Saturday, Oct. 2 against Oceanside of Thomaston.

The Panther boys got a penalty kick in the second half and earned a 1-0 win over the Mariners in Waldoboro, while the Panther girls prowled to a 4-0 road victory in Thomaston.

Oceansiside’s Hayden Jacques, left, and Alex Bartlett, along with Medomak Valley’s Jaiden Starr. Photo by Holly Vanorse Spicer

Previously this season, the Panthers defeated the Mariners in 8-0 affairs, so Saturday’s games proved more competitive.

The following is a recap of both contests:

Girls

Medomak Valley 4, Oceanside 0

At Thomaston Oct. 2, the Panthers prowled past the host Mariners. Oceanside led 2-0 at halftime.

Kytana Williamson, Sara Nelson, Alyssa Creamer and Zaniah Puchalski creased the net in the win for Medomak Valley, while Creamer and Cameron Baines logged assists.

The Panthers held a 26-0 edge in shots and 11-0 advantage in corner kicks.

Oceanside’s Ben Jones. Photo by Holly Vanorse Spicer

Addison McCormick earned the shutout in net for Medomak Valley, while Jillian Barnard made 20 saves in goal for Oceanside.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B South, Medomak Valley (9-1, 96.2143 points) is fourth, while Cape Elizabeth (8-0, 191.7460 points) is first in the 16-team region.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Oceanside (1-6, 13.5714 points) is 14th, while Hermon (5-0, 138.9522 points) is first in the 15-team region.

Boys

Medomak Valley 1, Oceanside 0

At Waldoboro Oct. 2, the Panthers got the lone score off a penalty kick and edged the Mariners. The game was scoreless after 40 minutes.

The penalty kick goal came off the foot of Addison Mellor with 17:38 remaining.

Oceanside’s Ben Tripp, left, and Medomak Valley’s Zan Nguyen. Photo by Holly Vanorse Spicer

Medomak Valley held a 15-3 edge in shots and 9-1 advantage in corner kicks.

Eli Pluecker made three saves in net for the Panthers and Isaiah Meklin 14 stops in goal for Oceanside.

“We played a great game and had our opportunities,” said Oceanside coach Travis Doughty. “I said the boys would take a turn and you’re seeing it unfold. Two weeks ago we lost 8-0 to them. There’s plenty of work to be done, but this group is ready to compete and picking up on the system they’re being taught.”

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B South, Medomak Valley (8-2, 73.4554 points) is eighth, while Erskine Academy of South China (8-0-1, 178.3580 points) is first in the 16-team region.

Medomak Valley’s Vishal Mellor. Photo by Holly Vanorse Spicer

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Oceanside (2-7, 16.1727 points) is eighth, while Presque Isle (209.2060 points) is first in the 15-team region.

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