Canton Girls Advance to Class C Vball, Class B Girl Soccer finals
Updated: Oct 30, 2019
CANTON - Canton Central carried a strong finish in the regular season into the postseason in Girls Volleyball and Soccer on Tuesday at home.
In volleyball the Bears swept Gouverneur 25-6, 25-16 and 25-11 in the Class C semi-finals of the Section 10 Tournament. In Girls Soccer Canton moved into the Class B title by prevailing in a penalty kick shootout 4-3 .
Second seeded Canton now advances to meet top-seeded Potsdam High School the Class C Volleyball Championship game at SUNY Potsdam on Tuesday. The third seeded Girls Soccer team also faces Potsdam in the Class B finals scheduled for Saturday at SUNY Potsdam.
Top seeded Potsdam advanced in a 2-0 win over Salmon River. Volleyball: Top performers for Canton in volleyball were: Gretchen Warner; 5 kills, 1 point, 4 aces; Abby Todd: 10 points, 1 ace; Sydney Lorenc; 2 kills, 5 points, 3 aces and Kelsea Whittier Kelsea Whittier: 7 assists, 2 digs.
Girls Soccer: Jennifer Haycook scored from Etta Coburn in regulation and the scoring connection both buried pks in the shootout for Canton. Hannah Reed and Hailee Duvall also scored in the shootout for the Bears who received eight saves in goal from Abby Dent.
Riley Storrin scored unassisted for Gouverneur's goal in regulation and Storrin also scored in the shootout from Laney Smith.
Schoria Jackson had 7 saves for Gouverneur.
Taylor Benda stopped four shots in a shutout as Potsdam advanced past Salmon River. Laura Dudek scored the first goal from Kennedy Emerson and Louisa Moosburger scored the second goal unassisted.
SECTION 10 VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT
WEDNESDAY Class B Semi-final 5 p.m.. - (3) Malone at (#2) Salmon River. Class D Semi-final 5 p.m. starts: (4) Brushton-Moira at (1) Chateaugay, (#3) Madrid-Waddington at (#2) Tupper Lake. TUESDAY, Nov. 5 SUNY Potsdam 4 p.m. - Class D Championship: MW or Tupper vs. B-M or Chateaugay.4:00 5:30 p.m. Class C Salmon-Malone winner vs. (1) OFA. Section X Class C Championship - SUNY Potsdam 7 p.m. - Class C Championship (2) Canton vs. (1) Potsdam.