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September 28, 2013

Spartans top B-G, 35-20, in football

The Daily Star

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Josh Feyerabend rushed for two touchdowns and threw for another to lead host Unatego to a 35-20 Section Four Football Conference victory over visiting Bainbridge-Guilford on Friday night.

Feyerabend finished with 70 passing yards and 38 rushing yards for the Spartans, who took a 21-13 lead into halftime.

Tanner Winchester opened the scoring with a 50-yard touchdown run less than two minutes into play. Feyerabend followed with the first of his four extra points, then scored on a 50-yard run of his own with 8:02 left in the opening quarter.

Feyerabend also scored on a 31-yard run and hit Winchester for a 48-yard TD pass in the third quarter for the Spartans (3-1, 2-0), who received a 20-yard TD run from Kellen Komenda in the second period.

Winchester finished with 71 receiving yards and 68 rushing for Unatego, which got a team-best 75 rushing yards on nine carries by Corbin Henry.

Dylan Moffit amassed a game-high 129 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 32 carries for the Bobcats, who also got a 15-yard TD run from Pedro Aparicio (126 yards on 17 carries).

Unatego hosts Delhi at 7 p.m. next Friday.

Owego 42, Oneonta 14

Skylar Thompson broke free for a 66-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, but Oneonta High fell to 0-4 this season with a Division III road loss in the Section Four Football Conference.

Mat Robinson followed Thompson’s big run with the first of his two extra points as the Yellowjackets tied the score at 7 with 4:01 left in the opening quarter.

Owego scored the next 13 points before Noah Sheehan caught a 10-yard touchdown pass from Jake Crotser 6 seconds into the second quarter. Robinson kicked the extra point to pull Oneonta to 20-14.

The Indians took a 28-14 lead into halftime, then outscored Oneonta, 14-0, in the second half.

The Yellowjackets, who are 0-3 in Division III, host their homecoming game against Ithaca at 3 p.m. Oct. 5.


Oneonta 7, CV 1

Ian Oliver scored three first-half goals to lead visiting Oneonta High to a victory in the Southern Tier Athletic Conference.

Theo Malone had two goals and an assist for the Jackets, (7-2, 7-2), who got a goal and an assist apiece from J.D. Courtney and Kragh Delello.

Oneonta hosts Johnson City at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Cooperstown 10, LF 0

Park Summers had three goals and an assist to lead host Cooperstown to a Center State Conference victory.

Summers scored an unassisted goal from 20 yards 1:02 into the game for Cooperstown, which outshot Little Falls, 28-1.

Jordan Manikas contributed two goals and an assist for Cooperstown (4-3, 4-2), which plays Worcester in the consolation game of the Chic Walshe Tournament 10 a.m. Saturday at Davenport.

CV-S 1, Franklin 0

Ben Drugatz scored with 26:52 left to lead host Cherry Valley-Springfield to a Tri-Valley League win.

Wyatt Crowley started the decisive play with a direct kick to the box, where Drugatz flicked the ball past Franklin goalie Turner Thies (nine saves) with a header.

Jeremy Pickett made two saves in the shutout for the Patriots (8-1, 8-0), who host a non-league game against Owen D. Young at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Schenevus 3, Morris 1

Jacob Darling scored three times to lead host Schenevus to a Tri-Valley League victory.

“Jacob had a good day,” Schenevus coach Jim Huntington said. “I’ve been moving him around, and he goes where I put him. He’s a good defender, too, but I flopped him back up top.”

Darling scored twice before Mike Murphy cut Morris’ deficit in half on an unassisted goal with about 25 minutes left. Darling then capped the scoring five minutes later for the Dragons (5-4-2, 5-3-1), who host Worcester on Monday.

Edmeston 9, RS 1

Linton Wainright had two goals and two assists for Edmeston, which cruised to a Tri-Valley League triumph at home.

Austin Plows scored inside the first minute for the Panthers (6-3, 5-3), who took a 4-1 lead into halftime. Edmeston also received a goal and two assists from Clayton Lyon, as well as one of each from Logan Vibbard.

Edmeston visits Gilbertsville-Mount Upton on Wednesday.

Margaretville 8, Jefferson 0

Kyle Short finished with two goals and two assists to lead Margaretville to a road win in the Delaware League.

Sam Gil contributed two goals and one assist for the Blue Devils, who got a combined shutout in goal from Eric Mathiesen (four saves) and Dylan Bush (four saves).

Davenport 7, Jefferson 0

Kyle Moorby scored twice and Michael Libby had a goal and an assist as Davenport thumped Jefferson at home Thursday.

Chris Kopf (two saves) and Kyle Wamsley (one save) shared the shutout in goal for the Wildcats (9-1, 4-1), who host South Kortright at 2 p.m. Saturday in the championship game of the Chic Walshe Tournament.


Unatego 3, Greene 1

Kayla Komenda had a goal and an assist, leading host Unatego to a Midstate Athletic Conference victory.

The Spartans jumped to a 2-0 lead inside the first five minutes. Mary Rommer converted a pass from Tanner Reed three minutes in, and Cassidy Newman followed with an unassisted goal about a minute later.

Komenda gave Unatego (7-2, 5-0) a 3-0 lead with 14 minutes to go before halftime, chesting a cross from Torri Halaquist and running the ball into the goal.

Unatego hosts Delhi at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Editor’s note: Unatego coach Sue Herodes said Halaquist had two assists in Wednesday’s game at Unadilla Valley. Halaquist’s assists were not reported by the home team.

Delhi 4, UV 3

Makayla Ruchar scored two goals, including the winner in overtime, to lead host Delhi to a victory in the MAC. Stephanie Bishop assisted Ruchar on the decisive goal.

Ruchar also converted a pass from Adelena Sackett to give the Bulldogs a 3-2 lead, but Michaela Williams tied it at 3 for Unadilla Valley to set up two mandatory overtime periods.

Taylor Davis and Sierra Badger scored in the first 10 minutes of the second half to give the Storm a 2-1 lead.

Melissa Conrad and Casey Steffens also scored for Delhi (6-3, 4-2), which visits Davenport on Monday.

Sidney 2, B-G 1

Bethany Karl snapped a 1-all tie with 9:17 left as Sidney earned a MAC victory at home.

Karl redirected a corner kick to the far post from Mackensie Gravelin to beat Bainbridge-Guilford goalie Megan Ferrara (eight saves) for the decisive goal.

Katie Kirk also scored for the Warriors (5-4, 4-1), who received eight saves from Jolene Krom.

Morgan Shew’s tying goal came 7:05 into the second half for the Bobcats, who matched Sidney with 12 shots.

Sidney hosts Walton on Tuesday.

Walton 3, Oxford 1

Heather Ogden, Katie Maguire and Julia Steitz scored for Walton in a MAC victory at home.

Janine Velardi made nine saves for the Warriors (1-9, 1-5), who held a 17-11 advantage in shots.

Walton visits Sidney on Tuesday.

Schenevus 2, Morris 1

Mimi Teft and Sarah Mellor scored first-half goals to lead visiting Schenevus to a Tri-Valley League victory over 2012 co-Section Four Class D champion Morris.

Teft converted a pass from Sierra Bentley to open the scoring with 25:14 left in the first half. Mellor made it 2-0 on an unassisted goal with 6:28 to go before halftime.

Alexis Forgit assisted Allison DiStefano on Morris’ goal, which came with 27:05 remaining.

Mary Hernandez made nine saves for Schenevus, which won despite getting outshot, 16-3.

The Mustangs (7-2-1, 6-2-1) play Worcester at 4 p.m. Saturday in the championship game of the Chic Walshe Tournament at Davenport.

Worcester 1, Edmeston 0

Kristina Walsh scored seven minutes into Worcester’s Tri-Valley League win at home.

Edmeston goalie Catherine Johnson swatted away a 25-yard direct kick by Jamie Thompson, then recovered to thwart a rebound attempt from the far post. The ball ended up finding Walsh, who tapped in an 8-yarder for the decisive goal.

Johnson and counterpart Kerrin O’Shaughnessy made three saves apiece. Each team also took six shots.

Worcester plays Morris in the championship game of the Chic Walshe Tournament at Davenport at 4 p.m. Saturday.

Windham 2, Downsville 1

Natalie Vining scored the final goal with 3:14 left in the second of two mandatory overtime periods as Windham earned a Delaware League victory on the road.

Vining’s goal came off a double-assist from Mattie Seamans and Brianna Jaeger. Seamans opened the scoring with 17:27 gone in the first half, lifting a 20-yard into the upper corner.

Kaileen Townsend tied it for Downsville on a rebound goal with 3:38 left in the first half.

Jane Rion made 11 saves for the Warriors (3-3, 2-3), who play Hunter-Tannersville in the title game of the H-T Tournament at 4 p.m. Saturday.

Downsville (5-2, 1-2) hosts Jefferson on Monday.

Milford 4, G-MU 0

Addy Lawson had a goal and an assist as visiting Milford won in the Tri-Valley League on Thursday.

Emilie Mertz, Hannah Saggese and Kaley Chase also scored for the Wildcats, who got a combined shutout from Rukiye Henderson (three saves) and Monica Renwick (one save).


Oneonta 109.5, SV 70.5

Madison Beckemeyer and Lucy Bischoff won two events apiece, leading a swimming sweep for host Oneonta High in the Southern Tier Athletic Conference.

Beckemeyer touched first in the 200-yard freestyle (2:20.27) and the 500 free (6:18.14) for the Yellowjackets, who received wins from Bischoff in the 50 free (27.47) and the 100 backstroke (1:11.13).

Madison Allen (200 individual medley, 2:36.66); Sarah Brackett (100 butterfly, 1:14.36); Abby M. Miller (100 free, 1:04.00); and Claire Garfield (100 breaststroke, 1:22.31) also won for OHS, which swept the three relays.

Oneonta (5-1, 4-1), which did not compete in the diving event, visits Owego on Thursday, then hosts Cooperstown for Senior Night on Oct. 7.


Oneonta 3, CF 0

Brittney Herrick finished with 13 kills and two blocks to lead visiting Oneonta to a 25-3, 25-17, 25-15 sweep of Chenango Forks in the Souther Tier Athletic Conference.

Rachel Griffing contributed 10 digs and four aces for the Jackets (7-1, 7-1), who received 17 assists from Krissy Wells.

Oneonta hosts Norwich on Tuesday.

Sidney 3, Greene 1

Alyssa Cranston had 13 kills and two blocks to lead host Sidney to a 24-26, 25-16, 25-15, 25-22 victory in the MAC.

Paige Redmond contributed 13 assists and six aces for the Warriors (8-1), who received 11 digs from Jilleen Livingston.

Sidney will compete in the 19-team Johnson City Tournament, which starts at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

B-G 3, Oxford 0

Morgan Bullis had six kills to lead host Bainbrige-Guilford to a MAC win, 25-17, 25-17, 25-22.

Rebecca Reyes finished with six assists for the Bobcats (7-2), who will compete in the Johnson City Tournament on Saturday.