Category Archives: Soccer

Girls soccer: A look at the preseason matchups

The Varsity 845 girls soccer season gets underway on Friday, August 25, when Colonie visits Washingtonville in the first non-league contest. Onteora travels to Watervliet the next evening, and Wallkill travels to Pine Bush on Tuesday, August 29, with the first meeting of two local squads. In the meantime, there’s a host of scrimmages with [...]

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Eldred’s Kelty leads local All-State girls soccer players

Eldred senior striker Lynzee Kelty, who scored over 100 goals in her high school career, was named to the All-State Class D first team. James I. O’Neill’s Hannah Salus and S.S. Seward’s Erin Sgombick were second team players in Class B and C, respectively. Visit newyorksportswriters.org/reference for the full list of All-State players. Class AA Third team: [...]

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State final four results for soccer, field hockey

Boys soccer State tournament At Middletown High School Class AA Semifinals No. 4 New Rochelle (1) 4, No. 2 Calhoun (8) 3 (OT) No. 1 Fairport (5) 0, No. 3 Bethlehem (2) 0 (2 OT; Fairport wins shootout 4-3) Final No. 4 New Rochelle (1) 2, No. 1 Fairport (5) 1 Class A Semifinals No. [...]

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Section 9 soccer brackets

Girls soccer Class AA Quarterfinals Wednesday, October 26 No. 1 Monroe-Woodbury, bye No. 5 Kingston at No. 4 Washingtonville, 2 p.m. No. 6 Newburgh at No. 3 Minisink Valley, 2 p.m. No. 7 Valley Central at No. 2 Warwick, 2 p.m. Semifinals Friday, October 28 Kingston-Washingtonville winner at No. 1 Monroe-Woodbury, 2 p.m. Newburgh-Minisink Valley [...]

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Girls soccer standings

Here are the Section 9 girls soccer standings through Thursday’s matches. An incorrect version got online earlier Thursday (sorry about that), but these should suffice. Girls soccer 2016 (through October 6) Standings Division;Overall Team;W-L-T;W-L-T OCIAA Division I Monroe-Woodbury;6-0-0;11-0-1 Kingston;5-1-0;6-5-0 Newburgh;2-4-0;4-9-0 Middletown;0-4-1;1-9-1 Pine Bush;0-4-1;0-10-1 OCIAA Division II y-Warwick;4-0-0;10-1-1 Minisink Valley;2-1-1;9-3-1 Washingtonville;1-2-1;8-3-2 Valley Central;0-4-0;5-6-1 OCIAA Division III [...]

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Soccer: First Look Wednesday

The boys and girls soccer teams from Section 9 will see their first organized scrimmage action on Wednesday, Aug. 24. On the girls side, Monroe-Woodbury will host Goshen, Cornwall, Washingtonville, Middletown, New Paltz and Oneonta at 9 a.m. Also, Marlboro hosts Valley Central at 9 a.m.; Wallkill hosts Newburgh Free Academy at 10 a.m.; and [...]

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Creating a better planet through soccer

A week ago soccer trainer David Copeland Smith was working with a handful of Olympians. He’s spent the past week working with the future of the sport. Smith and his staff from Beast Mode Soccer LA have been conducting a week-long clinic for 57 players from the travel program Nirvana FC, under the guidance of [...]

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Girls soccer: OCIAA league schedules

OCIAA Division I (2015 standings: Monroe-Woodbury 8-0; Pine Bush 5-3; Kingston 3-4-1; Newburgh 2-5-1; Middletown 1-7) Wednesday, September 14 Middletown at Monroe-Woodbury, 4 p.m. Newburgh at Kingston, 4:30 p.m. Friday, September 16 Monroe-Woodbury at Newburgh, 4 p.m. Kingston at Pine Bush, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 20 Newburgh at Middletown, 4 p.m. Pine Bush at Monroe-Woodbury, [...]

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Boys soccer: OCIAA league schedules

OCIAA Division I (2015 standings: Monroe-Woodbury 7-1; Newburgh 6-1-1; Kingston 4-3-1; Middletown 2-6; Pine Bush 0-8) Tuesday, September 13 Middletown at Monroe-Woodbury, 4 p.m. Newburgh at Kingston, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, September 15 Monroe-Woodbury at Newburgh, 4 p.m. Kingston at Pine Bush, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, September 17 Newburgh at Middletown, 10 a.m. Pine Bush at Monroe-Woodbury, [...]

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NSCAA All-State boys soccer teams

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America recently released its All-State boys soccer team for the 2015 season. Local players to be so honored are listed below. Large schools (Classes AA and A) First team Will Helbeck, Monroe-Woodbury, Sr., Mid. Second team Darwin Banegas, Newburgh Free Academy, Sr., Mid. Third team Patrick Feeley, Monroe-Woodbury, Sr., [...]

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