High school boys and girls soccer

Islanders blank Lakers, Mariners lose in pitch play

Vinalhaven-North Haven girls, Oceanside boys fall in field games
By Staff | Oct 02, 2017

Oceanside and Vinalhaven-North Haven soccer squads were in action on the pitch Friday and Saturday, Sept. 29-30, a schedule that resulted in a mixed bag of results.

The Vinalhaven-North Haven boys booted to their third win of the season with a 2-0 win over Rangeley on Saturday and the squads battled to a scoreless, double-overtime stalemate on Friday.

The Oceanside boys were dealt an 8-0 loss by Gardiner on Saturday, while the islander girls fell 2-0 to the Lakers on Saturday and battled to a scoreless double-overtime tie on Friday.

The following is a recap of both contests:

Boys soccer

Vinalhaven-North Haven 2, Rangeley 0

At Rangeley Sept. 30, the islanders got a pair of first-half scores by Henry Noyes, which proved enough for a shutout victory over the Lakers. Vinalhaven-North Haven led 2-0 at halftime.

Noyes scored with 38:21 left in the first half, off an assist by M.J. Augusto, and added another at the 36-minute mark off a penalty kick.

Joe Hopkins minded the net for the islanders, who held a 3-1 edge in corner kicks.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class D South, Vinalhaven-North Haven (3-4-1, 18.6813 points) is seventh, while Greenville (8-0-1, 63.0867 points) is first in the 17-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Gardiner 8, Oceanside 0

At Gardiner Sept. 30, the Tigers held the Mariners winless with a shutout victory. Gardiner led 4-0 at halftime.

Leading the Tiger offense were Jackson Tweedy (3 goals), Cameron Babcock (2 goals), Casey Bourque (2 goals) and Marshall Clements (goal).

Gardiner held an 18-12 edge in shots and 6-5 advantage in corner kicks. Alic Shorey made five saves in net for the Tigers and Caleb Powell seven saves for the Mariners.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Oceanside (0-9-1, 2.4235 points) is 20th, while Mount View of Thorndike (8-1, 53.7245 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

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