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Though David Austin and Brian Huang have had plenty of experience fencing with each other, the stakes were never higher than they were on Saturday.
After years of facing off in practice as teammates, Commack senior Austin defeated junior Huang in the men’s saber final at the Jeff Wolfe Holiday Fencing Tournament at Brentwood High School.
“It’s better training to face him competitively,...Read more »
Erik Molina, a senior midfielder on the Brentwood boys soccer team, is one of six high school national finalists for Futbol Mundial’s Best of the Best contest for the 2013 season.
Futbol Mundial, a soccer-related magazine, recognizes 10 players (six in high school, four in college) of Hispanic descent who display leadership and “significant mental and physical strength and fortitude to overcome...Read more »
With goals from six different players Wednesday afternoon, Brentwood defeated Floyd, 6-0, to capture the League I title in the last game of the regular season.
It’s Brentwood’s eighth League I title since 2003, but "this one in particular was really special because we were so young and we didn't know if we had enough," longtime coach Ron Eden said.
Having a talented young team...Read more »
The Brentwood High School athletic department and the Brentwood Athletic Booster Club will hold Casey Ellin Day on Thursday at 4 p.m. at Ray Perez Soccer Field when the Brentwood boys soccer team hosts Sachem East.
Ellin, who played for Brentwood in 2003-04, fractured his C4, C5 and C6 vertebrae in his back on June 1 and was paralyzed from the neck down. A release from the Brentwood School...Read more »
Here's the weekly installment of top Long Island boys soccer performers for the period of Sept. 16 -23.
This week, the list is dedicated to players who made an impact on defense, excluding goalkeepers. The goalies, along with top scorers and defenders, will be acknowledged next week, and going forward, we will recognize each facet weekly in an effort to not miss many performances.
Alejandro...Read more »
East Islip junior Billy Wharry entered Monday’s game against Brentwood with moderate expectations.
After all, his team’s opponent was ranked 23rd in the country and hadn’t lost to East Islip since the 2002 playoffs, according to coach Ray Lang.
“I know Brentwood is a great team so I didn’t know how well we’d actually play, to be honest,” said Wharry, a first-year varsity starter, on...Read more »
Brentwood, the defending Long Island Class AA champion, returns this season ranked No. 23 in the Student Sports Fab 50 Fall Boys Soccer Preseason National Rankings, which were released on Aug. 12.
In their last 10 seasons, the Indians have seven undefeated league championships, eight county titles, seven Long Island titles, two state titles and one national title.
Head coach Ron Eden...Read more »
Watch out for Brentwood’s Alexia Douglas.
The sophomore sprinter made waves with her performance at the state championships, held in Middletown on June 8. A 12.12 second finish in the 100 meters earned her the Division I state title.
“It’s a little bit overwhelming,” she said after winning. “But I’m very happy for myself, my team and my coaches. I worked hard and it turned out right.”
When...Read more »