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The Longwood infield surrounds starting pitcher Chris Weiss (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

The Longwood infield surrounds starting pitcher Chris Weiss (21) (4th from left) to offer support in the top of the 6th. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood vs. Ward Melville

Longwood defeated Ward Melville, 8-0, in a Suffolk League I baseball opener Monday.

Longwood's Camden Orolongio celebrates at second base after
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Longwood's Camden Orolongio celebrates at second base after hitting a three-run double in the bottom of the fifth inning during a game against Ward Melville. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood's second baseman (24) with an RBI grounder
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Longwood's second baseman (24) with an RBI grounder through the shortstop's legs in the bottom of the 5th. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood's Camden Orolongio scores on a passed ball
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Longwood's Camden Orolongio scores on a passed ball as relief pitcher Kevin Wiltse (17) covers home in the bottom of the 5th. (March 25, 2013)

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Longwood starting pitcher Chris Weiss delivers a pitch
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Longwood starting pitcher Chris Weiss delivers a pitch during a game against Ward Melville. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood's Ken Johntry with the two-out single to
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Longwood's Ken Johntry with the two-out single to left-center in the bottom of the 5th. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood shortstop Andruw Gazzola (5) scoops up a
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Longwood shortstop Andruw Gazzola (5) scoops up a grounder hit by Ward Melville's Ryan Shields (23) and throws to first for the final out of the game. (March 25, 2013)

Ward Melville relief pitcher Kevin Wiltse delivers in
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Ward Melville relief pitcher Kevin Wiltse delivers in the bottom of the 5th inning. (March 25, 2013)

Ward Melville ceter fielder Billy Theiss snags a
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Ward Melville ceter fielder Billy Theiss snags a fly ball for the third out in the bottom of the 6th inning. (March 25, 2013)

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Longwood pitcher Chris Weiss (21) gets a fist
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Longwood pitcher Chris Weiss (21) gets a fist bump for encouragement by second baseman (24) in the top of the 6th inning. (March 25, 2013)

The Longwood infield surrounds starting pitcher Chris Weiss
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The Longwood infield surrounds starting pitcher Chris Weiss (21) (4th from left) to offer support in the top of the 6th. (March 25, 2013)

Ward Melville starting pitcher Joe Flynn (24) delivers
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Ward Melville starting pitcher Joe Flynn (24) delivers a pitch during a game against Longwood. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood shortstop Andruw Gazzola (5) puts the tag
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Longwood shortstop Andruw Gazzola (5) puts the tag on Ward Melville's Billy Theiss (4) in the top of the third as Theiss tries to steal second. (March 25, 2013)

Ward Melville's Ryan Shields goes for a high
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Ward Melville's Ryan Shields goes for a high fastball in the top of the 5th. (March 25, 2013)

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Ward Melville's Chris Coman expresses dissatisfaction that his
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Ward Melville's Chris Coman expresses dissatisfaction that his scoring drive to right was ruled a foul ball in the top of the 4th. (March 25, 2013)

Ward Melville starting pitcher Joe Flynn (24) delivers
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Ward Melville starting pitcher Joe Flynn (24) delivers a pitch during a game against Longwood. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood starting pitcher Chris Weiss (21) delivers a
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Longwood starting pitcher Chris Weiss (21) delivers a pitch during a game against Ward Melville. (March 25, 2013)

Longwood's Aaron Floyd (18) makes contact in the
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Longwood's Aaron Floyd (18) makes contact in the bottom of the third. (March 25, 2013)

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