NYS Class B boys soccer brackets
Sunday, November 20 (at Middletown HS)
(Sec. 8) Wheatley 0, (Sec. 2) Broadalbin-Perth 1
Wheatley had more and better scoring opportunities, but Broadalbin-Perth took advantage of one of its few to defeat Wheatley 1-0 in the state Class B finals at Middletown High School. Ben Bellandi put on a display of deft dribbling getting passed two Wheatley defenders and then hooking a shot to the left corner for the lone goal with 13:14 left in the game. Wheatley had a chance to tie one minute later and the shot went wide. Wheatley finished the season 15-4-2 and this was the first loss of the season against a Class B team. Broadalbin-Perth is 19-0-3.
Saturday, November 19 (at Middletown HS)
(Sec. 8) Wheatley 1, (Sec. 3) Clinton 0
Daniel Solomon scored off a pass from Jonathan Kowalczyk with 16:54 left to lead Wheatley over Clinton Central, 1-0, in the boys Class B state semifinals. Eric Orologio had nine saves in the shutout. Wheatley (13-3-2) advances to the championship against Broadalbin-Perth at 10 a.m. on Sunday at Middletown High School. Clinton finishes 20-1.
(Sec. 2) Broadalbin-Perth 2, (Sec. 6) Akron 1
(Sec. 8) Wheatley 2, (Sec. 1) Blind Brook 1
BJ Schiela converted a penalty kick in the 49th minute to break a 1-1 tie and bring Wheatley back from a 1-0 deficit to win the Class B Regional Final. Wheatley advances to the State semifinal against Clinton, Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at Middletown High School.
(Sec. 3) Clinton 3, (Sec. 4) Oneonta 1
(Sec. 2) Broadalbin-Perth 5, (Sec. 7) Beekmantown 1
(Sec. 5) Bath Haverling 2, (Sec. 6) Akron 3
Tuesday, November 8
(Sec. 8) Wheatley 1 (2OT), (Sec. 11) Mattituck 0
Jonathan Kowalyczk scored 47 seconds into the second overtime off an assist from Dan Solomon as Wheatley (11-3-2) beat Mattituck in the Class B Long Island Finals at Diamond in the Pines. Wheatley advances to the southeast regional final to be played on Saturday against Section 1's Blind Brook.
(Sec. 1) Blind Brook def. (Sec. 9) Burke Catolic
(Sec. 7) Beekmantown def. (Sec. 10) Salmon River