MCS to host Cohen and Nelson this weekend


The Margaretville Central School girls’ and boys’ varsity soccer teams will compete in the Cohen Classic and Nelson Invitational this week on the MCS field.
The opening round of the Cohen Classic will be played on Thursday, Sept. 19 with the Roxbury girls’ team squaring off against Downsville starting at 5:30 p.m. The MCS girls’ team plays Coleman at 7:30 p.m.
The 25th Nelson Invitational gets underway on Friday, Sept. 20 at 5:30 p.m. with Tri-Valley playing Downsville. The Margaretville boys’ team will play its match against Coleman with a 7:30 p.m. tipoff.
The consolation games and finals will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21. The girls’ consolation game starts at 1 p.m. and boys’ consolation game gets underway at 3 p.m.
The girls’ championship match begins at 5 p.m. and boys’ title game starts at 7 p.m.
Portable lights will be set up at MCS to illuminate the night contests.
In honor of the 25th anniversary of the Nelson Invitational, the school is hosting an Alumni Game at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21.
Anyone interested in participating in the Alumni Game should contact Athletic Director Jeremey Marks at 845 586-2647, ext. 25 or e-mail: