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Belchertown girls soccer team qualifies for postseason

  • Olivia Pruett, center, of Northampton, moves the ball beside Karley Hodge, left, of Belchertown, and Lauren McGrath Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Olivia Pruett, center, of Northampton, moves the ball beside Karley Hodge, left, of Belchertown, and Lauren McGrath Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Bryanna Veroneau, left, of Belchertown, and Charlotte Maurer, of Northampton, battle for the ball Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Bryanna Veroneau, left, of Belchertown, and Charlotte Maurer, of Northampton, battle for the ball Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Brittany Moreau, left, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Katie Butler, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Brittany Moreau, left, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Katie Butler, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Brittany Moreau, left, of Belchertown, goes to the ball against Winnie Brown, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Brittany Moreau, left, of Belchertown, goes to the ball against Winnie Brown, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Stephanie Jordan, of Northampton, top, heads the ball against Brittany Moreau, of Belchertown, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Stephanie Jordan, of Northampton, top, heads the ball against Brittany Moreau, of Belchertown, Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Sage Loomis, right, of Northampton, begins a pass as Brittany Moreau, of Belchertown, approaches Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Sage Loomis, right, of Northampton, begins a pass as Brittany Moreau, of Belchertown, approaches Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Brittany Moreau, right, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Lily Glading-DiLorenzo, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Brittany Moreau, right, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Lily Glading-DiLorenzo, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Breanne Moreau, left, of Belchertown, passes beside Hannah Finn-Erb, of Northampton, center, and Tea Spellacy Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Breanne Moreau, left, of Belchertown, passes beside Hannah Finn-Erb, of Northampton, center, and Tea Spellacy Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Breanne Moreau, left, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Winnie Brown, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

    Breanne Moreau, left, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Winnie Brown, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.
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  • Olivia Pruett, center, of Northampton, moves the ball beside Karley Hodge, left, of Belchertown, and Lauren McGrath Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Bryanna Veroneau, left, of Belchertown, and Charlotte Maurer, of Northampton, battle for the ball Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Brittany Moreau, left, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Katie Butler, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Brittany Moreau, left, of Belchertown, goes to the ball against Winnie Brown, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Stephanie Jordan, of Northampton, top, heads the ball against Brittany Moreau, of Belchertown, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Sage Loomis, right, of Northampton, begins a pass as Brittany Moreau, of Belchertown, approaches Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Brittany Moreau, right, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Lily Glading-DiLorenzo, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Breanne Moreau, left, of Belchertown, passes beside Hannah Finn-Erb, of Northampton, center, and Tea Spellacy Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS
  • Breanne Moreau, left, of Belchertown, moves the ball against Winnie Brown, of Northampton, Tuesday in Northampton.<br/>JERREY ROBERTS

The Belchertown girls soccer team not only became the first to clinch a Western Massachusetts Tournament berth, it did so in the minimum amount of games.

The Orioles remained perfect on Tuesday afternoon with a 5-1 victory at Northampton. With the win, the three-time sectional Division 2 champions secured their first Division 1 postseason appearance.

Kayla Henry and Breanne Moreau each had a goal and an assist for the Orioles (9-0). Bryanna Veroneau, Christina Delude and Téa Spellacy added a tally each, while Brittany Moreau assisted twice.

Keepers Sarah LaClair and Ashley Cavanaugh made two stops apiece in the win.

Lauren McGrath scored from Charlotte Maurer for the Blue Devils (2-5-2), who received 13 saves from Rose Katz-Berger.

Hopkins Academy 6, Ware 0 — Jai Ruiz scored three goals, while Mary Cook (two assists), Mackenzie Sullivan (assist) and Kayla Jacque each had one as the Golden Hawks (5-5-1, 1-2-1) won on the road.

Ally Jenks and Lacey Waskiewicz each had one assist, while Kate Sullivan made 16 saves for the shutout.

Boys soccer

Smith Academy 2, Greenfield 0 — Jack Dadmun and Derek McMahon each scored as the Falcons (6-1-2) cruised in Hatfield.

Quinn Rickert and Joe Afflitto each had one assist, while Cam Woodward made three saves, including one on a breakaway to preserve the shutout.

Granby 5, Turner Falls 0 — Jack Whitacre, Matt Bleakley, Devin Begeron, Bobby Cavette (assist) and Weishawn Li each had a goal as the Rams (4-6-1) rolled over the Indians.

Zach Funk had three assists and Brett Sullivan made two saves for a shutout.

Athol 2, South Hadley 0 — The Tigers (5-6-1) played for the fifth time in eight days and fell at home.

Christian Zuchowski made 10 saves for South Hadley, which went 3-2 during that span.

Gateway 3, Mahar 1 — Curtis Dowers scored a hat rick for the Rams (7-2-1) in their win.

Nick McClafflin and Calvin Dowers each had one assist.

Mike Arel made two saves in the first half and Spencer Rock made three saves in the second.

Southwick 6, Easthampton 2 — Alex Reynolds scored two goals in the 39th minute of the second half but the Eagles (0-9) fell short of victory on the road.

Ryan Revaz had one assist, wihle keeper Brady Parker made 15 saves.

Hopkins 3, Monson 0 — Tyler Szymkowicz had two goals, including one off a penalty kick, and the Golden Hawks (9-1-1) topped the Mustangs on the road.

Evan Delaney (goal, assist) and Paul Delamy (assist) also helped the Golden Hawks in the win.

Ben Pitta also played well for Hopkins and had seven saves.

Commerce 8, Smith Vocational 3 — Tomaz Oliviera posted a hat trick for the Vikings (2-5-2, 2-2 Tri-County North), who lost in Springfield.

Jeff Goralski assisted twice and Shannon Ryan once for Smith Voke.

Will Ingram stopped five shots in the loss.

Holyoke Catholic 3, Mohawk 0 — John Hannoush scored twice with an assist for the Gaels (4-3-2) in the independent home shutout.

Ryan Lukomski added a goal and Collin Neffinger had an assist for Catholic.

Tom Heavren made five saves in the win.

Girls volleyball

Chicopee 3, Easthampton 2 — The Eagles (3-7, 1-2 Southern) took the first two games but were unable to lock down the win at home.

Jordan Burt had 11 kills, two digs and a block for Easthampton, which fell 20-25, 23-25, 25-21, 25-23, 15-11.

Ruthenee Nhem had 10 assists, while Hajar Akanour added four kills, three aces and two digs.

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