Astros fall to Bulldogs
On Oct. 10, the varsity Astros lost to the Bedford Bulldogs, 6-1.
Brian Kling, Chris Horan, Dustin Beamon and John Hamilton played well.
Jr. Astros move to 12-1
Pinkerton’s JV boys improved to 12-1 with a 4-1 victory over Bedford last week.
Kyle Hicks scored on a free kick from Jake Konstant. Kenji Dustin made a nice pass to Zach Bell, who blasted a shot to put the Astros up 2-0.
Konstant took a free kick later in the game that was headed in by Kyle Hicks for a halftime score of 3-1. In the second half, Konstant added a free kick goal for the 4-1 final.
Lancers topple Astros
On Oct. 13, Londonderry beat Pinkerton, 2-1, in overtime.
Astro Kyle Hicks scored on a penalty kick three minutes into the game for a 1-0 lead at the half. But that was the only score for the Astros, who had many chances to put the game away early.
Londonderry scored on a corner kick 10 minutes into the second half to result in a tie for regulation. Londonderry’s striker scored the game winning goal for the Lancers in overtime.
Zack Bell was a standout for Pinkerton, playing center back in the game.
Pinkerton gets shutout
The freshman boys’ soccer team cruised to victory, 7-0, on Oct. 11. Andrew Brochu got the scoring started off a great pass from Jason Flood. Ben Curry had two. Stuart Graves, along with a beautiful shot from Julian Noj, rounded out the scoring in the first half.
The boys added two more goals from Hayden Pavao and Brad Ross. Goalie Caleb Pavao didn’t have a shot on him in the second half.
Young Astros down BG
On Oct. 13, the freshman boys overwhelmed a very physical Bishop Guertin team, 9-0.
Andrew Brochu added three goals to his goal tally for the season. Scott Sherman added two goals. John Durant, Noah Davis, Brad Ross and Ben Curry each had a goal apiece.