Canton Boys JV 4 Potsdam 0 Wednesday, both the JV Boys and JV girls improved their records to 5-0 on the year. The boys JV played at home on Roger Dusharm field against the Potsdam Sandstoners and came away with a 4-0 victory. Josh “Cub” Aldous broke the ice in the first half scoring on a pass from Bradley “Franker” Frank. Ryan “RJ” Jones scored the second goal of the game of a pass from Aldous. In the second half Garret Palmer scored the goal of the game on a cross from Frank. Finishing off the scoring for the young Bears was Michael “Coggs” Cogdill who scored on a Penalty Shot late in the game. “We had another solid game on the defensive side of the field. Cheese had another shutout tonight and the four guys in front of him were a big part of that. Those guys really buy into our system.” said Coach Mike Wentworth Cade Chezum ended the game with 5 saves. Canton will be in action again on Friday night as they will finish up their short season on the turf in Massena.
Game Note: Former Canton Boys JV Soccer coaching legend Wayne Willette once had an 87 game winning streak. In the winning streak his teams went two years without giving up a goal.
Canton Girls JV 2 OFA 0 The JV girls also kept their attempt at a perfect season alive as they beat the Blue Devils 2-0 on the turf in Ogdensburg. Stella Shipman continued her stellar play by scoring the first goal of the game off a pass from Lindsey “Philly” Filiatrault. Hadley “Augie” Alguire scored the final goal of the game off a pass from Abby Woodruff. Ava Hoy finished the game with 6 saves for the Bears. “This was a very physical game and our biggest challenge yet, the girls really battled through, remarked Coach Andy Fanning of his team.
Game Note: Midfielder Lindsey Filiatrault is the daughter of Jeremy Filiatrault, one of Canton Boys Soccer’s All Time leading scorers and a member of the Golden Bears Athletic Hall of Fame.