High school soccer

Mount View boys keep truckin', Belfast girls nipped in competitive clash

By Staff | Sep 13, 2018

Two games were on the docket on Wednesday, Sept. 12 for Waldo County high school soccer squads, a scenario that saw the Mount View boys remain unbeaten and the Belfast girls winless — albeit after a competitive game.

The Mustangs booted to a 3-0 road win over Winslow, while the Lions were dealt a hard-fought 2-1 home loss to Lawrence of Fairfield.

The games were makeups from Tuesday, Sept. 11.

The following is a recap of both contests:

Boys soccer

Mount View 3, Winslow 0

At Winslow Sept. 12, the Mustangs remained unbeaten on the young season with a shutout of the Black Raiders. Mount View held a 1-0 edge at halftime.

Leading the Mustang offense were Darrett Fowler with two goals, Cassidy Pound with one goal and one assist and Andrew Savoy with an assist.

Ricky Nelson made seven saves on 11 shots in net for Mount View, while J.J. Carey made nine saves on 19 shots in goal for Winslow. The visitors also held a 6-5 edge in corner kicks.

The ‘Stangs jumped to a 1-0 lead after Fowler scored, off an assist from Pound, with 3:57 left in the first half, and added another, unassisted, with 26:42 remaining in the game.

Pound round out the scoring with a late score from Savoy with 2:11 to play.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (4-0, 10.4082 points) is fourth, while Hermon (3-0-2, 19.0816 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Girls soccer

Lawrence 2, Belfast 1

At Belfast Sept. 12, the Bulldogs prowled to their first win of the season with a one-goal win over the Lions.

Junne Robertson-McIntyre scored off a penalty kick for Belfast, while Ashley Rhodes and Taylor Wilkie creased the net for Lawrence.

Shera Hilt made five saves on seven shots in net for the Lions, while Riley Hanson made four saves on five shots in goal for the Bulldogs. The opponents attempted two corner kicks.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Belfast (0-3, no points) is 19th, while Medomak Valley of Waldoboro (3-1-1, 15.9949 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Courier Publications' sports staff can be reached by email at sports@villagesoup.com or by phone at 594-4401.

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