Soccer wrap: VUHS boys, OV girls win
ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school soccer action late last week, the Vergennes boys won, the Otter Valley girls split two games, and the OV boys and VUHS girls were defeated.
The Mount Abraham boys and girls’ teams hosted MUHS on Saturday; see stories.
On Saturday the Commodores got a first-half goal from Josias Salomao and eight saves from Cam McLaughlin in a 1-0 win at Missisquoi. Goalie Kyle Gilbert stopped two shots for MVU (3-2-2). VUHS move to 2-4 and will host MUHS on Tuesday.
On Wednesday host Green Mt. Union improved to 5-1 with a 3-0 win over the Otter girls. Leah Pinkowski had a strong defensive game for OV.
On Friday the Tigers bounced back with a 5-0 victory over visiting Twin Valley. Olivia White scored three times for OV, and Julia Eastman picked up a goal and an assist. Mia Politano also scored as the Otters improved to 2-5.
On Saturday host Mill River topped the OV boys, 3-1. MRU freshman Tyler Corey notched a hat trick. Reilly Shannon converted a breakaway for the Otters, who fell to 1-5.
Host Rice hung on for a 2-1 win over the VUHS girls on Friday. Rice got both its goals early in the second half before Emily Rooney put VUHS on the board shortly afterward. Rice goalie Maddie Houston made six saves, while Kate Gosliga stopped three shots for the 2-3-1 Commodores.
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