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High school soccer

Mustangs continue to gallop, Vikings sunk against neighbors

Mount View stays unbeaten with additional solid pitch performances
By Staff | Oct 13, 2020

High school soccer teams from Mount View and Searsport were in action on the pitch in recent days, which proved good news — in terms of the win column — for the unbeaten Mustangs.

The Mustang boys netted an 8-2 victory over Temple Academy of Waterville on Monday, Oct. 12 and 5-2 win over Maine Central Institute of Pittsfield on Saturday, Oct. 10. The Mustang girls also collected a 5-0 win over the Bereans on Monday.

The Viking girls also came up on the short end of a 3-0 decision against Bucksport on Monday.

The following is a recap of reported results:

Boys soccer

Mount View 8, Temple Academy 2

At Augusta Oct. 12, the Mustangs jumped on the Bereans early and often in a lopsided win. Mount View led 3-0 at halftime.

Tyler Russell netted three goals, Ruben Schofield two and Draedyn Furrow, Kevin Kinney and Nick Finley one. Furrow added two assists and Finley and Schofield one.

Marco Ajuaz and Dave Louis scored for Temple Academy.

Mount View held a 28-9 edge in shots.

Ricky Nelson made three saves in goal for the ‘Stangs and Joshua Wiles nine stops in net for the Bereans.

Mount View 5, Maine Central Institute 2

At Thorndike Oct. 10, the Mustangs emerged with a three-goal win over the Huskies. Mount View led 3-1 at halftime.

Reuben Schofield, Noah Hurd, Hayden Porter, Draedyn Furrow and Tyler Russell netted goals for the Mustangs.

Mount View held a 26-11 advantage in shots.

Ricky Nelson made six saves in goal for the Mustangs, while Cameron Weaver made 11 saves in net for the Huskies.

Girls soccer

Mount View 5, Temple Academy 0

At Augusta Oct. 12, the Mustangs remained unbeaten on the campaign and bested the Bereans. Mount View led 4-0 at halftime.

Sage Pound and Gabby Allen pumped in two goals in the win for the Mustangs, while Hannah Coolen added one goal and Gabby Ravin one assist.

Gabby Hanks and Maddy Bisson made two saves on four shots in goal for Mount View, while Bri Hubbard made 14 saves on 23 shots in net for Temple Academy.

“Today our defense really stood out,” said Mount View coach David Page. “We have six new starters between the back line, defensive midfield and keeper and they've been coming along nicely but really put it together today, getting the well-deserved shutout. Mia Rae, Kaylee Anderson, Greta Blake, Maddy Roux and Hailey Wood did an outstanding job of stepping up and winning balls and then distributing them to their teammates. And when we rotated Hannah Ferrera, Hannah Lawrence and Bella Holt in, there was absolutely no drop off. And Gabby Hanks controlled the box back there as keeper, taking numerous long crosses out of the air and making two big saves to earn the shutout. Outstanding win against a really good Temple team today.”

Bucksport 3, Searsport 0

At Searsport Oct. 12, the Golden Bucks pumped in a pair of insurance goals in the second half and blanked the Vikings. Bucksport led 1-0 at halftime.

Ella Hosford, Madison Frazier and Lily Chebelli creased the net in the win for the visitors.

Bucksport coach Mike Garcelon said Viking goalie Sarah Gent "had six or seven amazing saves" on the afternoon, while they made sure to mark Makenzie Alley as "she is outstanding and we wanted to control her."

Gent made a bevy of impressive saves for Searsport, while Victoria Watkins made four saves in goal for Bucksport. The visitors had "at least" 30 shots on goal and held a sizable advantage in corner kicks, Garcelon said.

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