CVAC football set for Week 2

PLATTSBURGH — Week 2 of the Champlain Valley Athletic Conference football season begins with a pair of games at 7:30 p.m.

But only two teams will remain unbeaten after Saturday’s contests are complete.

TODAY

PERU (0-1) AT MORIAH (0-1), 7:30 P.M.

The Indians are looking for a fast start after being held scoreless for 47 minutes, 26 seconds in their 12-7 loss to Ticonderoga.

Peru’s Austin Carpenter ranks fourth in conference receiving with 96 yards.

The Vikings were shut out in the second half, as they fell to Saranac, 20-12.

Maddox Blaise totaled 133 yards on 27 attempts, and the junior tops the CVAC in rushing.

AUSABLE VALLEY (0-1) AT PLATTSBURGH HIGH (0-1), 7:30 P.M.

The Patriots’ Evan Snow completed 12 of 17 passes for 267 yards and three touchdowns in AuSable Valley’s 27-18 loss to Beekmantown.

Snow has the conference’s top receivers at his disposal in Luis Perez (5-151, 2TD) and Eli Douglas (7-116, TD).

The Hornets mustered only 65 yards and were held off the scoreboard in a 12-0 loss to Saranac Lake.

Quarterback Liam Perkins anchors Plattsburgh’s offense, and he has five completions for 24 yards.

SATURDAY

AT PLATTSBURGH HIGH

BEEKMANTOWN (1-0) VS. TICONDEROGA (1-0), 11 A.M.

The Eagles rushed for 201 yards and four touchdowns on 41 attempts, holding off AuSable Valley for a 27-18 win.

Beekmantown’s Connor McGinnis, Kaden Myers and Garrett Stevens combined for 187 yards on the ground.

Terrence Benedict completed 13 passes for 219 yards and a score in the Sentinels’ 12-7 win over Peru.

Monty Benedict paced Ticonderoga’s defense with a pair of interceptions.

SARANAC (1-0) AT SARANAC LAKE (1-0), 1:30 P.M.

Bryce Smith’s 73-yard pix-six with 5:12 left sealed the Chiefs’ 20-12 win over Moriah.

Saranac’s Conner Burns ranks third in conference passing with 145 yards on eight completions.

The Red Storm’s defense pitched their first shutout in four years in a 12-0 win over Plattsburgh High.

Rhett Darrah threw for 119 yards, and Ben Munn rushed for a pair of touchdowns in the first quarter.

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