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Morgan Girls’ Soccer Posts 6-0 Shuout Over East Hampton; Men’s soccer wins two-game split

Senior Caeley Ayer scored twice to help Morgan’s women’s soccer team to a 6-0 victory over East Hampton on September 21, improving the Huskies’ record to 4-1-1 this year. Photo by Wesley Bunnell/Harbor News

Women’s football

Morgan’s girls’ soccer team hosted East Hampton for their only game of the week on September 21. The Huskies picked up a 6-0 win over the Bellringers at the Indian River resort to improve their overall season record to 4-1-1.

Junior Maeve Madura scored on a pass from senior Caeley Ayer to give Morgan a 1-0 lead in the 15th minute of the game. Ayer scored from senior Emily Smith to make it 2-0 at halftime.

Ayer scored an unassisted goal for his second of the night and a 3-0 Huskies lead in the 50th minute of the game. Rookie Ainsley Lyon scored from senior Eve Gardner to make it 4-0 in the 70th minute.

Five minutes later, sophomore Melanie Pugo scored from rookie Sadie Passante to stake Morgan to a 5-0 command. Freshman Riley Febbroriello scored an unassisted goal in the 79th minute of the game to arc the 6-0 win. Lyon and Febbroriello’s scores marked the first college goal for each of them in their high school careers.

Junior Samantha Way and sophomore Liliana Novicki both scored time in front of goal for the Huskies. Each goalkeeper made 1 save to combine for the shutout in front of the net.

Morgan’s next contest is a road match against Old Saybrook on Friday, September 30. The game kicks off at 6:30 p.m. at Old Saybrook High School.

boys soccer

Morgan’s boys’ soccer team is now 5-1 this season after winning parts of its two matchups last week. The Huskies picked up a shutout win over North Branford and then suffered a one-goal loss to East Hampton in recent action.

Morgan started his week by posting an 8-0 shutout against North Branford in a home game on September 20. Senior Matt Lopez scored 2 goals for Morgan, while fellow senior Sebastian Kadlof netted 1 with 2 assists in the win. Sophomore Carlos Olivia and rookie Jeremy Medranda both had 1 goal and 1 assist.

The Huskies also received goals from senior Steve Kinser, junior Oscar Serrano and second Gavin Baptista in the win. Senior Joe Morse and rookie Emiliano Miranda both had assists. Junior Jack Bousquet acted as goalie for Morgan in the game.

Then, on September 23, the Huskies faced East Hampton on the road and suffered a 1-0 loss to the Bellringers. East Hampton scored the game’s only goal from a 64th-minute penalty. Freshman Liam Tottem played at net and made 1 save for the Huskies.

Morgan plays a match at Norwich Free Academy on Friday, September 30 at 7 p.m. The Huskies will then return home to host Old Saybrook at the Indian River Complex on Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 3:45 p.m.

Field hockey

Morgan’s field hockey team played home games against two Shoreline Conference opponents last week. The Huskies suffered two losses, including one in overtime, to improve their overall record to 1-4-0-1 this season.

Morgan suffered a 6-0 loss at home to North Branford in their first game of the week on September 19. Then on September 22, the Huskies hosted Westbrook-Old Lyme and lost the contest 2-1 in overtime at the Indian River Complex.

Morgan will play a home game against Old Saybrook at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 29. The Huskies will return to the Indian River complex to host Valley Regional on Monday, Oct. 3 at 4 p.m.

women’s volleyball

Morgan’s women’s volleyball team took to the field to play two games last week. The Huskies have suffered losses in both competitions and are now 1-5 this year.

Morgan suffered a 3-0 road loss to Hale-Ray on September 19. Two days later, the Huskies hosted Coginchaug and lost a 3-2 decision to the Blue Devils.

The Huskies will play a home game against Haddam-Killingworth at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, September 30. Morgan next takes on Old Lyme on the road on Monday, October 3 at 5:30 p.m.

Soccer

Morgan’s football team traveled to Deep River to take on Valley Regional-Old Lyme in a Pequot Conference Sassacus Division contest on September 23. The Huskies suffered a 48-0 loss to the Valley Regional High School Warriors to improve to 1-2 from a 1-2 division record this year.

Morgan’s next contest is a home game against Division opponent Capital-Achievement (1-1) on Friday, September 30. The match kicks off at 6:30 p.m. at the Peters Complex in Clinton.