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.