Vestal, N.Y. — For the primary time this season, Solvay is at the shedding finish of a soccer recreation.
The Bearcats (10-1) suffered a 48-15 loss to Chenango Forks (11-0) in Saturday’s Elegance B state regional at Vestal Prime Faculty.
A dominant efficiency by means of junior fullback Lucas Scott — who completed with 4 dashing touchdowns — led the Blue Devils to their 11th consecutive victory.
“Our group by no means give up,” stated first-year Bearcats trainer Dan Salisbury. “We ran right into a buzzsaw, however we by no means stopped training and we by no means stopped taking part in. That’s all you’ll ask for.”
Solvay was once led by means of senior quarterback Brock Bagozzi, who totaled 276 passing yards and two passing touchdowns. His rankings have been thrown to junior wideout Justin Scott. He additionally threw 3 interceptions.
“He’s going to be dissatisfied at himself, I don’t have to mention the rest,” Salisbury stated. “He’s exhausting on himself, however he had an ideal season. They gave some disguised coverages and we didn’t get it to our receivers.
“Everyone makes errors. I were given a penalty throughout the sport, so everyone makes errors.”
In spite of Saturday’s loss, this season has been not anything wanting fantastic for a Solvay group that hasn’t produced a successful season since 2007. The Bearcats captured their first sectional name in 17 years with a defensive win over Oneida remaining weekend.
Satirically, the remaining time Solvay made it this a ways into the postseason was once in 2002, which led to a sectional championship over Oneida and a state match loss to Chenango Forks, 35-21.
“We win in combination, and sadly, from time to time you lose in combination, however they did keep in combination till the tip. I’m very happy with this staff,” Sailisbury stated.
Chenango Forks, ranked No. 1 in New York, has accumulated 5 state championships and 6 runner-up finishes in 14 journeys to the Elegance B and C state match since 2000. With the win, the Blue Devils advance to subsequent Saturday’s state semifinal spherical to stand Western New York Maritime Constitution Well being Sciences of Phase VI.
The sport can be performed at Cicero-North Syracuse Prime Faculty at three p.m.
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