Highlights & scores: high school football & soccer, along with college volleyball

It was football under the lights Thursday as Beaver River hosted Watertown.
It was football under the lights Thursday as Beaver River hosted Watertown.(WWNY)
Published: Apr. 9, 2021 at 7:03 AM EDT
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BEAVER FALLS, N.Y. (WWNY) - It was a football thriller in Beaver Falls Thursday night between Beaver River and Watertown.

First quarter: Sam Bush hits Zacchaeus LaComb for the 8-yard touchdown. Beavers go on top 6-).

Watertown answers on their first possession when Kane Roberts takes the handoff and barrels 60 yards down the sideline for the score: 8-6 Watertown.

Back come the Beavers. Conner Edick takes the handoff and plows in from 5 yards out: 14-8 Beaver River.

Watertown regains the lead when Roberts finds paydirt from a yard out: 16-14 Cyclones.

Watertown wins 58-52 in quadruple overtime.

The Carthage Comets hosted Watertown in boys’ soccer.

The Cyclones explode in the second half. Aidan Reff finds the back of the net. Watertown’s on top 2-0.

Soon after, Carter Bennem sets up Riley Connell who tickles twine with the goal, expanding the Cyclones’ lead to 3-0.

Evan Burnett then slices his way through the Comets’ defense for the goal. Watertown’s on top 4-0.

Aidan Reff closes out the scoring with the blast.

Watertown goes on to beat Carthage 5-0.

In women’s college volleyball, SUNY Canton hosted Jefferson Community College.

The Cannoneers get off to a strong start, breaking a 20-all tie to outlast SUNY Canton 25-22.

The second set would go to extra serves. After tying at 23- and 25-all, JCC outlasts Canton 27-25.

In the third set, Canton begins to turn it around 25-15, despite a diving try by Massena native Tatum Lafrance.

Bailey Nadeau sets up Lafrance for the point.

Canton wins the fourth set 25-13.  It’s 2-2.

Michaela Decapua with the finish for the Roos. SUNY Canton wins the fifth set 15-9 and wins the match 3-2.

Thursday’s local scores

High school football

Watertown 58, Beaver River 52 (4OT)

Boys’ high school soccer

Watertown 5, Carthage 0

Women’s college volleyball

SUNY Canton 3, Jefferson 2

Women’s college lacrosse

SUNY New Paltz 20, SUNY Potsdam 6

SUNY Canton 11, Cazenovia 9

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