Sauquoit Girls Fall Short 6-3

Sauquoit Valley girls varsity soccer team came up short in their push for a state title.


The Indians fell behind as Section Two’s Waterford-Halfmoon sent in five goals in the first half of Sunday’s Class C championship game in Cortland. The Fordians won 6-3 to earn their first state title.


Kaitlyn Corr scored twice and Addison Lazerk once as the Indians finished 19-3-1.


Coached by Courtney Roberts, Sauquoit moved on to the championship game by scoring two goals in the second half against Section Five’s Byron-Bergen. The Bees scored their only goal early in the second half to tie the game.


Scoring for the Indians were Olivia Kalil a few minutes into the second half to take the lead. Addison Lazarek hit the game-winner with about 10 minutes left.


Sauquoit’s other appearance in the state title game came in 2008 under Coach Tim Clive.



The full story is in this week's edition of the newspaper.