High schools: Frontier Regional ties WMass boys soccer champion Belchertown in opener

  • Belchertown’s Owen Raines battles Frontier’s Connor Waitkus for the ball during the first half of the team’s 1-1 draw Tuesday in Belchertown. COURTESY J. ANTHONY ROBERTS

  • Belchertown’s Owen Raines, left, and Frontier’s Tenzin Tsundue battle for control of the ball in the first half Tuesday at Belchertown High School. The Orioles and Red Hawks tied 1-1. COURTESY J. ANTHONY ROBERTS

Published: 9/3/2019 11:18:58 PM

Matt Sicard made a splash in his varsity debut. The Frontier Regional freshman scored an equalizing goal in the second half against Belchertown on the road Tuesday, ending the Western Massachusetts Division 3 final rematch tied at 1-1. Payton Sladeski assisted the tally.

Nick Jarvis made 10 saves for the Red Hawks (0-0-1).

Zach Lajeunesse put the Orioles (0-0-1) ahead shortly after halftime when he converted a penalty. Matthew Tilton stopped six shots for Belchertown. The Orioles hit the crossbar several times.

Easthampton 2, Southwick 2 — Caden Hebert scored a goal with three minutes left in regulation to earn the Eagles a draw.

Javier Simms scored the Eagles’ first goal earlier in the game and was assisted by Hebert. Zack Kuglar had four saves for the Eagles (0-0-1).

Westfield Tech 4, Smith Vocational 0 — Race Drobiak filled in for an injured Louis Kollmeier and made 15 saves in his first varsity appearance in goal.

Kollmeier was injured Friday, which pressed him into duty for the Vikings (0-1).

Field hockey

Belchertown 1, Northampton 1 — Ashley Messier put the Orioles (0-0-1) ahead with less than 10 minutes remaining from Hailey Boutin.

The Blue Devils (0-0-1) tied the game with only a few minutes left on the clock.

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