Bryce Gifford scored 6:23 into the first half and the Fredonia Hillbillies (1-0) never looked back en route to a 4-0 non-league win during boys' soccer action Tuesday.
"It was a good way to start the season," Fredonia head coach Jeff Walker said. "We controlled the middle of the field well. The entire team played well and everyone contributed."
Matt Civilette scored 13:31 into the first half for a 2-0 lead while Morghon Thompson and Julius Woma each scored a goal.
OBSERVER?Photo by Craig Harvey
Cassadaga Valley’s Reece Bly chases down a loose ball during Tuesday’s non-league boys’ high school soccer game against Fredonia.
Nick Hart picked up the shutout in net for the Hillbillies, who will be back in action on Friday, when they travel to take on Portville.
Ellicottville 4, CLCS 1
ELLICOTTVILLE - Ellicottville (1-2) picked up its first win of the season with a 4-1 victory over Chautauqua Lake in CCAA Division 3 boys soccer action on Tuesday.
The Eagles got on the board early as Alex Steinbroner scored just three minutes into the game, assisted by Pat Snyder, and Conner Green made it 2-0 one minute later on an assist from Liam O'Rourke.
The Thunderbirds trimmed the lead to 2-1 when Justin Andriaccio scored an unassisted goal with six minutes left in the first half, but Green netted his second of the game in the second half, assisted by David Toner to increase the lead. Steinbroner finished off the scoring by the Eagles with one minute left as Green earned the assist.
Jeremy Bordini had three saves for Ellicottville to get the win in goal.
Ryan Linnecke collected 10 saves for Chautauqua Lake (0-1).