CCC men, women fall to HVCC

PLATTSBURGH — Hudson Valley Community College came back in the second half to narrowly defeat Clinton Community College, 2-1, in Region III men’s soccer Sunday.

The Vikings overcame a 1-0 deficit at halftime with goals from Conor VanSise and Rayan Mama Amadou.

Mama Amadou recorded the decisive goal at the 28:11 mark.

Hudson Valley’s Alex Mendel assisted VanSise’s goal, which came just after the start of the second half, tying the game at 1-all.

The Cougars’ goal in the first half was made in the second minute of play by Alex Chapman, with the assist coming from Andrew Follmer.

The Vikings’ Nate Langlois totaled six saves, and Clinton’s Adam Darrah turned away eight shots.

Hudson Valley 2, Clinton 1

Hudson Valley 0 2 —2

Clinton 1 0 —1

First half- 1, CCC, Chapman (Follmer), 1:20.

Second half- 2, HVCC, VanSise (Mendel), 2:12. 3, HVCC, Mama Amadou, 28:11.

Shots: Hudson Valley 10, Clinton 7.

Saves: Langlois, HVCC, 6. Darrah, CCC, 8.

WOMEN

HUDSON VALLEY 8

CLINTON 0

PLATTSBURGH — Sydney Gile earned a hat trick, and Rebecca Fankhanel notched two goals to push the Vikings past the Cougars.

Gile registered her final goal in the third minute of the second half, and Fankhanel recorded the last two goals of the game.

Hudson Valley led at halftime, 5-0, with goals from Gile, Grace Cusack, Moriah’s Juliette Baker and Champlain’s Caitlin Houghton.

Hudson Valley racked up 45 shots, and Bailey Dunn earned a shutout.

Paige Chilton totaled 30 saves for the Cougars.

Hudson Valley 8, Clinton 0

Hudson Valley 5 3 — 8

Clinton 0 0 — 0

First half- 1, HVCC, Houghton (Purkey), 11:00. 2, HVCC, Baker, 16:32. 3, HVCC, Gile, 29:09. 4, HVCC, Cusack, 36:00. 5, HVCC, Gile (Patrick), 38:13.

Second half- 6, HVCC, Gile, 2:09. 7, HVCC, Fankhanel, 14:16. 8, HVCC, Fankhanel (Clough), 22:59.

Shots: Hudson Valley 45, Clinton 3.

Saves: Dunn, HVCC, 3. Chilton, CCC, 30.

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