Sumner Boys’ Soccer Tops Machias 1-0
The Sumner Memorial High School Boys' Soccer Team defeated the Machias Bulldogs 1-0, in a very physical game on Friday, September 9th.
The lone goal was scored by Ian Gatcomb in the 2nd Half.
In the 1st Half, Cole Ingalls cleared the ball off the goal line for the Tigers, after it had gotten past the Sumner keeper.
Connor Eastman came on in the game to replace Angel Valencia in goal for the Tigers, after he was injured in the 1st half. Eastman came up with some big saves to preserve the shutout.
Sumner is 2-0 and will play at Washington Academy on Tuesday, September 13th at 4 p.m.
Machias is now 1-1 and plays at Jonesport-Beals on Monday, September 12th at 4 p.m.
You can nominate someone for the Week 2 High School Athlete of the Week by emailing HERE. Please put High School Athlete of the Week in the subject. Nominations for games September 5-11 need to be received by September 12th. Then tell us why your nominee is deserving! Let us know specifics! How many goals did she/he score? How many yards did they run for? How many yards did they pass for? How fast did they run in the cross country race? What did they shoot in the golf match? We also want to know what school they go to! Please send them by Monday night!
Tuesday we will then compile the nominees and it will be your turn to choose the winner! You can then cast your votes, and voting will close Thursday night at 11:59 p.m. We will then announce the winner online and on air on Friday each week!
We are also looking for reports of High School Soccer, Field Hockey, Football and Golf results. If you can email them HERE we will write recaps nightly. We need the score, who scored the goal, and any highlights. For golf results, if you can send a photo of the scoresheet that would be fantastic! You can even text the photo of the golf scoresheet to 207-469-8660