EASTHAM — The Nauset High School boys soccer team is looking to finish the season strong as it eyes a potential home playoff matchup, while junior Jack Martin advanced to the Division 2 state championship as an individual golfer.
The boys moved up three spots in the MIAA Division 3 power rankings to 15th place after a week with one win and one draw. The tie came in a highly competitive goalless contest with Division 1 Barnstable High School on Thursday night — their second draw of the season with the Red Hawks. The Warriors moved up to a 9-1-6 record with Tuesday’s 3-0 victory over Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School. They are now unbeaten in their last nine outings (3 wins, 6 draws).
The girls soccer team, which is number 17 in the power rankings, picked up two more wins this week to move to 12-2-1 on the season. They eased past Barnstable 7-0 on Thursday before battling Newton South to a 0-0 stalemate on a rainy Saturday morning. Senior Olivia Avellar then scored four goals in an 8-0 win over Dennis-Yarmouth on Tuesday.
Nauset golf saw its season come to an end with a seventh-place finish at the MIAA Division 2 South Sectionals at Easton Country Club on Tuesday morning. The Warriors posted a team score of 334, which missed the cut by nine strokes. Bishop Stang placed first with a score of 306. Matthew Oliveira of Bishop Stang and Owen Hamilton of Duxbury were co-medalists with rounds of 1-over 72.
Junior Jack Martin, who led the Warriors with a 6-over 77, finished tied for fourth and qualified as an individual for the state championship to be held at Thorny Lea Golf Club on Monday.
Nauset volleyball halted a two-game slide with a 3-0 win over Monomoy Regional High School. The Warriors won a close opening set 25-18 before racing away from the Sharks in the next two, allowing a combined 20 points. The team then dropped a 3-1 decision to Sturgis East Charter School on Monday.
The Warriors field hockey team suffered a fourth straight defeat, falling 7-0 to Barnstable on Thursday. They played Sturgis East Charter School on Wednesday. The girls are currently 40th in the power rankings, and with a 5-8-2 record are on the outside looking in at the postseason.
The Nauset football team is still searching for its first win of the season following a 35-26 home loss to Dighton Rehoboth Regional High School on Friday night. The Falcons led 21-12 at halftime before holding off a late rally by the Warriors.
Coed unified basketball lost to Monomoy Regional High School, 55-40, on Tuesday.
Thursday, Oct. 26
Coed unified basketball: Nauset visits Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School for a 2:30 p.m. game.
oys soccer: The Warriors head to Bridgewater-Raynham for a 4 p.m. match.
Girls soccer: Nauset hosts Bridgewater-Raynham Regional at 4:30 p.m. on Senior Night.
Friday, Oct. 27
Field hockey: Nauset closes out the regular season with a 4 p.m. game at Plymouth North High School.
Football: The Warriors travel to Falmouth High School for a 6 p.m. tilt with the Clippers.
Volleyball: Nauset heads to Dennis-Yarmouth Regional for the final regular season game at 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 28
Boys and girls cross country: The Warriors go to the Cape and Islands League Championship hosted by Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School. Time to be determined.
Girls soccer: Nauset hosts Pembroke High School for the team’s regular season finale at noon.
Boys soccer: The Warriors close out their regular season with a match at Pembroke at 12:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 30
Boys golf: Nauset’s Jack Martin will compete as an individual at the MIAA Division 2 state championship at Thorny Lea Golf Club. Tee times start at 9 a.m.
Coed unified basketball: The Warriors play at Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School at 4 p.m.