SPRINGFIELD CENTER, N.Y. — The Owen D. Young Wildcats trailed 2-0 at home at halftime Friday but rallied to tie Cincinnatus in regulation then beat the Lions 3-2 in overtime to advance in Section III’s Class D playoffs.
The Wildcats will meet top seed Poland for a semifinal match at Sauquoit Valley Tuesday at 5 p.m.
Cincinnatus (16-2-0) built its lead with a pair of Matt Lindley goals in the first half. Bradlee Edick and Ryan Crouse each had a goal for the Wildcats (13-2-1) in the second half and Edick notched the winner eight minutes into the first period of overtime play.
Goalkeepers Andrey Drozdov of Owen D. Young and Josh Heath of Cincinnatus each made four saves.