Penn Yan wins 23rd and Victor wins in Two Overtimes

- Wednesday: DAY IN REVIEW: Penn Yan won their 23rd Section Five Title tonight with an 8-6 win over Aquinas. The Mustangs will now travel to Section 6 (All High Stadium) for a 10 AM game against Akron (17-1) on Saturday. It took two overtime periods for Victor to win their fifth consecutive Championship as Alexander Mabbett scored the game winner with a pass form Joey Pezzimenti for the 10-9 win over Webster Thomas.

Penn Yan took an early 6-1 lead and held off the late advances by Aquinas. The Little Irish scored five of the last seven goals to pull within two. The Final Aquinas goal was scored with 7:21 remaining and the final seven minutes were back and forth play with Penn Yan holding the ball and Aquinas trying to force their shots. Story Continues...

Penn Yan vs Aquinas Finals

Alexander Mabbett scored with a feed from Joey Pezzimenti 1:59 into the second overtime period to give Victor the 10-9 win over Webster Thomas. This is the fifth consecutive championship win for the Blue Devils. Victor started off the game strong and took an early 5-2 in the second quarter. They continued to put up points and increased their lead to 7-3 with 9:50 remaining in the third quarter. After that Thomas put started to move. They scored four straight goals before Victor added their 8th. The Titans continued to push all the way through the fourth and into the two overtime periods. Both teams had shots at the cage in overtime and it was edge of your seat lacrosse for both periods. Story Continues...

Thomas vs Victor Finals

Next up for the winners are a trip to Buffalo on Saturday where they will face the Section 6 Champions in the "Western Regional" quarter final games of the New York State Tournaments. The games will be played at All High Stadium. The schedule is:

  • Class D - 10:00 AM - Penn Yan vs Akron
  • Class A - 12:30 PM - Penfield vs Lancaster
  • Class B - 3:00 PM - Victor vs Hamburg
  • Class C - 5:30 PM - Geneva vs West Seneca East

Game Results

Report   6Aquinas8Penn Yan
Report   9Thomas10Victor