Red Storm runners stay ahead

High School Roundup

CADYVILLE — The Saranac Lake boys cross country team had another strong day on the trails Tuesday, securing victories over Seton Catholic and Beekmantown to improve to 5-0 on the season.

The Red Storm girls defeated Beekmantown 15-50 and lost 28-29 against Seton Catholic for a season record of 4-1.

Saranac Lake sophomore James Catania won the boys race with a time of 17:26 to beat out runner-up Jay Glicksman, of Seton Catholic, who crossed the line in 17:38. Saranac Lake runners occupied the next four spots, with Anderson Gray (17:48) in third, Micah McCulley (17:50) fourth, Jacob Alberga fifth and Peter Fogarty (18:26) in sixth.

The Saranac Lake boys beat Seton Catholic 15-50 in the team scoring and Beekmantown 15-48.

On the girls’ side Katie Samperi led the Red Storm with a second-place finish in 21:08, followed by fourth-place finish for Bella Wissler (22:28) and a sixth place for Gwen Mader (22:53). Seton Catholic’s Lea DeJordy won the race in 20:41.

Saranac Lake returns to action Saturday at the Section VII Invitational at SUNY Plattsburgh.

Bombers take second and third in Rouses Point

ROUSES POINT — Noah Fine (14:48) and Jesse Izzo (14:56) finished second and third overall, respectively, to power the Blue Bombers to two wins.

Plattsburgh registered two wins, and Ian Campbell had a team-best time of 15:30.

Thomas Gilbo finished fifth, clocking in at 15:31.52, to help Northeastern Clinton to its lone victory. Logan VanBuren won the race with a time of 14:43, but the Emus did not register a victory as a team.

For the girls, Nora Graves crossed the finish line first in the race for Plattsburgh and helped her squad collect two wins.

Annie Rose-McCandlish, Harley Cohen, Anya Morgan and Marli Damp finished second through fifth, respectively, for Lake Placid, which finished 2-0 on the day.

Morgan Baker (21:59) powered the EKMW runners.

Paige Letourneau (22:00.81) tallied the best time for Northeastern Clinton.

Boys

Lake Placid 21, Northeastern Clinton 35

Northeastern Clinton 26, EKMW 29

Plattsburgh High 27, Northeastern Clinton 28

Lake Placid 20, Plattsburgh High 37

Plattsburgh High 27, EKMW 28

Top 15

1, VanBuren (EKMW), 14:43. 2, Fine (LPCS), 14:48. 3, Izzo (LPCS), 14:56. 4, Campbell (PHS), 15:30. 5, Gilbo (NCCS), 15:31.52. 6, Skutt (LPCS), 15:31.93. 7, Ledger (LPCS), 15:36. 8, Guay (NCCS), 16:06. 9, Suarez (PHS), 16:32. 10, Nephew (PHS), 16:45. 11, Medina, EKMW, 16:59. 12, Lyon (NCCS), 17:19. 13, LaClair (NCCS), 17:35. 14, Peters (EKMW), 17:37. 15, Garnica (EKMW), 17:46.00.

Girls

Lake Placid 15, Northeastern Clinton 50

EKMW 18, Northeastern Clinton 41

Plattsburgh High 19, Northeastern Clinton 36

Lake Placid 20, Plattsburgh High 43

Plattsburgh High 24, EKMW 35

Top 15

1, Graves (PHS), 32:08. 2, A. Rose McCandlish (LPCS), 32:40. 3, H. Cohen (LPCS), 19:02. 4, Morgan (LPCS), 20:04. 5, Damp (LPCS), 20:21. 6, S. Rose-McCandlish (LPCS), 20:23. 7, Harper (LPCS), 20:27. 8, Harper (LPCS), 20:29. 9, Clermont (PHS), 21:20. 10, Brandmeier (PHS), 21:38. 11, Baker (EKMW), 21:59. 12, Demar (EKMW), 22:00.28. 13, Letourneau (NCCS), 22:00.81. 14, Dandrow (PHS), 22:14. 15, Peters (EKMW), 22:22.

VOLLEYBALL

Masena def. Tupper Lake 25-11, 25-11, 23-25, 25-3

TUPPER LAKE — The Tupper Lake volleyball team made a late run at Massena Tuesday night, but was unable to keep it going into the fourth game of a 3-1 loss.

After dropping the first two games of the match, the Lumberjacks battled back in the third and outlasted Massena 25-23. The Red Raiders put the match out of reach in the fourth game with a convincing 25-3 margin of victory.

Tupper Lake sophomore Sierra LaValley compiled four points, three aces and one dig, while freshman Caydence Tyo registered two points one kill and 40 sets. Senior Gavin Arey had two points and one kill and London Tyo added five points, two aces and two kills.

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Peru def. Saranac Lake 23-25, 26-24, 25-13, 25-16

SARANAC LAKE — Isabel Martin led Peru with a triple-double effort, putting together 10 points, 12 kills and 12 digs, as the Indians topped Saranac Lake 3-1 in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference volleyball Tuesday.

Olivia Bousquet (20 points and 25 assists), Marie Higgins (18 kills and 18 digs) and Molly Timmons (14 points and 14 digs) were all standouts for the Indians.

The Red Storm’s Sydney Andronica totaled a match-high 26 digs.

Peru 3, Saranac Lake 1

23-25, 26-24, 25-13, 25-16

PCS- Higgins 5 points, 1 ace, 18 kills, 18 digs; Prescott 3 points, 1 ace, 6 digs; Bousquet 20 points, 3 aces, 3 kills, 1 block, 25 assists, 7 digs; Rodriguez 1 kill, 1 block; Hayes 1 point, 5 kills; Martin 10 points, 3 aces, 12 kills, 12 digs; Timmons 14 points, 4 aces, 1 assist, 14 digs; Brunell 2 points, 1 dig; Seymour 1 kill, 2 blocks; Clary 2 points, 1 ace, 8 assists; Keefe 1 point, 2 digs; Bouvier 1 kills, 1 digs.

SLCS- Andronica 5 points, 2 aces, 26 digs; Gonyea 3 points, 1 ace, 3 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks; Glover 1 point, 1 ace, 2 kills, 1 block; Gibbs 5 points, 6 kills, 12 digs; Obrien 6 points, 2 aces, 3 assists, 3 digs; K. Gay 13 points, 4 aces, 1 kill, 7 assists, 3 digs; M. Gay 9 points, 1 ace, 3 kills, 2 digs.

AuSable Valley def. Lake Placid 25-17, 25-27, 25-15, 25-16

LAKE PLACID — Ryelyn Brown paced the Patriots with 25 points, and AuSable Valley’s Madison Campbell added 12 assists.

“The girls came together at key times to make plays and get the points,” Patriots coach Peggy McCallister said.

“We just can’t let teams come back, and we cannot afford to give away points. “Lake Placid kept us on our heels with hard serving, and they go for every ball, everywhere on the court and made plays.”

Evelynn Sharp led the Blue Bombers with nine assists.

AuSable Valley 3, Lake Placid 1

25-17, 25-27, 25-15, 25-16

AVCS- Brown 25 points, 2 aces,1 kill, 2 digs; Campbell 4 points, 2 aces, 2 kills, 12 assists; Depo 11 points, 3 aces, 5 assists, 1 dig; Lincoln 5 points, 2 aces, 5 kills, 2 digs; Perez 6 points, 1 ace, 1 dig; Shay 4 points, 1 ace, 1 block, 6 kills, 2 assists, 8 digs; Walton 2 blocks, 10 kills.

LP- Mills 2 digs; Hudson 4 digs; Sharp 3 points, 3 aces, 6 kills, 3 digs, 1 block, 9 assists; Smith 1 point, 1 ace, 3 kills, 5 digs; Armstrong 2 points, 1 dig; Bashaw 3 points, 5 aces, 2 kills, 2 digs, 1 block, 6 assists; Crawford 3 aces, 8 kills, 2 digs; Burns 6 points, 5 aces, 5 digs.

GIRLS SOCCER

Saranac Lake 2, Peru 0

SARANAC LAKE — MeCalyn Sousa notched a 13-save shutout to anchor the Red Storm in net.

Kylee Clark and Serena Stevens both tallied a goal for Saranac Lake.

The Red Storm held a 16-14 advantage in shots.

Saranac Lake 2, Peru 0

Peru 0 0 — 0

Saranac Lake 1 1 — 2

First half- 1, SLCS, K. Clark (G. Clark), no time provided.

Second half- 2, SLCS, Stevens (G. Clark), no time provided.

Shots: Saranac Lake 16, Peru 14.

Saves: Sousa, SLCS, 13. No goalkeeper provided for Peru.

Keene 4, Willsboro 2

KEENE VALLEY — The Beavers scored four first-half goals, which proved to be plenty against the Warriors.

Alyssa Summo found the back of the net twice, while Lura Johnson and Megan Quinn tallied once.

Jenna Ford accounted for both of Willsboro’s goals.

Sophia Johnson turned away six shots for Keene, and Margaret Frechette saved 12 in to anchor the Warriors’ defense.

Keene 4, Willsboro 2

Willsboro 0 2 — 2

Keene 4 0 — 4

First half- 1, KCS, Johnson (Whitney), 9:29. 2, KCS, Summo, 25:41. 3, KCS, Quinn (Cook), 37:10. 4, KCS, Summo, 39:38.

Second half- 5, WICS, Ford (Politi), 18:02. 6, WICS, Ford (Frennier), 29:50.

Shots: Keene 16, Willsboro 10.

Saves: Frechette, WICS, 12. Johnson, KCS, 6.

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