UV adds another win to season record
BOONVILLE – The Marauders of Sherburne-Earlville traveled to Boonville, New York for the first Center State Conference league match of the season against the Adirondack Wildcats. The boys soccer team returned home with a 7-3 victory to start the conference scheduled 1-0 and their first win of the 2019 season.
The Marauders trailed early in the match when the Wildcats’ Rowan Wysocki converted a rebound save for the first goal of the contest. Minutes later, teammate Ethan Williams tacked on the second goal for Adirondack when he split the defense and ripped a shot towards the goal, putting the ball past S-E keeper John Oley.
Before the end of the first half came to a close, Sherburne-Earlville’s Nathan Morgan found the bouncing, loose ball in the box and headed it past the Wildcats’ goalie Badie Robinson, cutting the Marauders’ deficit down to one.
S-E then went on an offensive runs, tallying six goals in the second half to take home the win.
The scoring rout started when Gabe Irwin’s direct kick cross found Noah Posson’s head in front of the goal. Posson’s header powered past Robinson to tie the game at 2-2.
With 15 minutes left, Brogan Winton gave S-E their first lead of the contest but Williams responded with a goal of his own, tying the game once again.
Over the final 13 minutes of play, Morgan, Andrew Fern, and Keegan Kane capped off the second half scoring rally with four more goals, putting the game out of reach.
The Marauders (1-1-1, 1-0-0) host league rival Canastota Thursday at 4:30 p.m.
Sherburne-Earlville 7, Adirondack 3
S-E 1 6 – 7
ADK 2 1 – 3
Goals-Assists: (S-E) Nathan Morgan 2-1, Andrew Fern 2-0, Noah Posson 1-0, Keegan Kane 1-0, Brogan Winton 1-0, Gabe Irwin 0-1, Dan Scholl 0-1; (A) Ethan Williams 2-0
Rowan Wysocki 1-1.
Shots-Corners: (S-E) 10-2; (A) 9-4..