The Oceanside soccer teams earned a split of their homecoming games against visiting Belfast on Saturday, Sept. 29, as the Mariner girls and Lion boys netted high school pitch victories in a pair of tight, well-played, competitive contests.

The Mariner girls emerged with a 2-0 win over the Lions, while the Lion boys erased an early deficit and prowled to a 2-1 victory over the hosts at Sam Pendleton Field.

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The following is a recap of the games:

Girls soccer

Oceanside 2, Belfast 0

At Thomaston Sept. 29, the Mariners netted a shutout win over the Lions. Oceanside led 1-0 at halftime.

Cyra Fait and Hope Butler netted goals for Oceanside.

The Mariners held a 22-3 edge in shots and 11-0 advantage in corner kicks.

Raechel Joyce made two saves in net for Oceanside and Shera Hilt five saves in goal for Belfast.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Oceanside (5-3-2, 45.4847 points) is fifth, while Belfast (1-8, 3.8776 points) is 19th. Hermon (9-0, 55.9184 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Boys soccer

Belfast 2, Oceanside 1

At Thomaston Sept. 29, the Lions clawed past the host Mariners. The squads were tied 1-1 at halftime.

Vincent Bonarrigo and Luke Hamlin netted goals for Belfast, while Koyla Philbrook scored the lone goal for host Oceanside.

Belfast held a 12-6 edge in shots and 6-1 advantage in corner kicks.

Max Lewis made two saves in net for the Lions, while Alec Sirois made 10 saves in goal for the Mariners.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Belfast (4-4-1, 11.8622 points) is 18th, while Oceanside (0-10, no points) is 21st. Caribou (6-1-1, 65.4337 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

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