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October 10, 2013

Yellowjackets clinch division title with 2-1 win at Windsor

The Daily Star

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Kragh Delello scored the winning goal with six minutes to play in the second half to lift Oneonta High to a 2-1 Southern Tier Athletic Conference boys soccer victory at Windsor on Wednesday.

The Yellowjackets (10-2), the defending STAC champions, clinched the East Division title.

Delello beat two defenders after receiving a throughball from Ian Oliver and scored from 15 yards.

Peter Paluch scored eight minutes into play to give the Yellowjackets a 1-0 lead. Paluch headed in a crossing pass from Delello.

Sebastian Wells tied the score two minutes later for the Black Knights. He scored from close range after receiving a cross from Jason Schmidt.

Oneonta (10-2) will play at Johnson City on Friday.

Margaretville 4, Windham 0

Roberto Sarabia finished with a goal and two assists to lead host Margaretville to a Delaware League victory.

Sarabia made it 1-0 just four minutes in on a 20-yard shot. Ten minutes later Matt Van Valkenburg scored from 12 yards off an assist from Sarabia.

Victor Mendoza and Cooper Reither also scored for the Blue Devils, who held a 23-5 advantage in shots.

Luke Rasmussen made 15 saves for Windham.

Margaretville (14-0, 8-0) will play at Downsville on Friday.

Stamford 1, Roxbury 0

Glen Cioccari scored the winning goal with four minutes left in the second half to lead host Stamford to a Delaware League victory.

Cioccari settled a pass from Tyler Townsend before scoring to the far post from 10 yards.

Jacob Davis made five saves for Roxbury.

Stamford (7-4-1, 5-2) will play at Gilboa on Friday.

Delhi 4, Afton 2

Mitch Reed scored three goals to lead visiting Delhi to a Midstate Athletic Conference win.

Josh Shepard opened the scoring on a penalty kick 26 minutes into the first half. Reed made it 2-0 five minutes later after volleying in a bouncing ball from 10 yards.

Afton made it 2-1 seven minutes later, when Conor Graven-Briggs converted a breakaway.

Late in the first half, Reed scored off an assist from Will Merill to make it 3-1.

Graven-Briggs finished with two goals and Joe Shearer made 15 saves for the Crimson Knights.

Afton (1-11-1, 1-10-1) will host Bainbridge-Guilford on Friday for their Senior Appreciation night.

Davenport 5, Downsville 0

Mike Libby scored three goals to lead Davenport to Delaware League victory on the road.

Libby scored four minutes into play on a 15-yard shot. Teammate Eric Merwin made it 2-0 15 minutes later scoring from 5 yards. Merwin finished with two goals and Cody Wamsley contributed two assists for the Wildcats, who were outshot, 10-6.

Chris Kopf made four saves for Downsville (7-6, 4-3), which will host Margaretville on Friday.

Franklin 3, Laurens 0

Derek Beers scored three times in under six minutes to lead Franklin to a Tri-Valley League road victory.

Beers opened the scoring with 16:22 left in the first half. He made it 2-0 on a direct kick with 13:02 and capped the scoring on a penalty kick with 10:40 remaining in the half.

Zach Schinski made 10 saves for the Leopards (1-11-1, 1-10-1), who'll travel to Gilbertsville-Mount Upton on Friday.

Edmeston 2, Unatego 0

Linton Wainright scored goals 2 ½ minutes apart early in the first half as visiting Edmeston earned a non-league victory.

Wainright's first goal on a penalty kick after a Unatego player was called for a handball in the box. His second goal came from 20 yards after he dribbled in from the midfield.

“They did a nice job possessing in the midfield,” Unatego coach Eric Miller said. “We weren't able to get the ball to our forwards.”

The Spartans (8-4-2) will travel to Sidney on Friday.

Gilboa 8, H-T 3

Mike Smith scored three goals as visiting Gilboa won in the Delaware League.

Early in the second half, Christian Cooper headed in a corner kick from Hunter Grace to give Gilboa a 4-1 lead.

Hunter Perry, Grace, Ben Standhart and Peter Kuzma also scored for Gilboa.

Jake Davis, Jordan Coiro and Joey Radcliffe had goals for Hunter-Tannersville (2-10, 1-6), which will host South Kortright today.

CV-S 7, Worcester 0

Six players scored for the visiting Patriots, who cruised to a Tri-Valley League victory.

Elijah Lyon opened the scoring 10 ½ minutes into play. Patrick Reid made it 2-0 off an assist from Wyatt Crowley 14 minutes before halftime.

Ryan Jaquay, Dustin Collins, Crowley and Jake Spencer also scored for Cherry Valley-Springfield, which benefited from an own goal.

Tim Mould made 10 saves for Worcester (1-11-2), which will host Milford on Friday.