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Brian Cannon's next goal? County title for Northport

Northport's Brian Cannon looks for the open man

(Credit: George A. Faella)

Brian Cannon wants to be remembered after this season as one of the best lacrosse players to graduate from Northport.

And there’s a specific way the senior attacker would like to achieve that.

“Northport has not won a county championship in a while,” Cannon said. “It’s all about helping the team get to that goal. And by doing well as a team, I think after that, my own individual success...

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Northport girls shine in first race of season

Northport's Brigid Brennan takes first place in the

(Credit: George A. Faella)

Northport made an early statement this weekend at the Villa Bears Running Classic at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx. The Tigers not only won the overall race, which featured schools from all over the state, but they also topped St. Anthony's, Sacred Heart and Kellenberg in the process. "A win in the first race is always nice," coach Eric Visconti said. "St. Anthony's and Monroe Woodbury...

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Northport sets county record at Nationals

Northport's Mike Brannigan (378) stays just ahead of

(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

A Suffolk county record fell last weekend at the New Balance National Championships, held at North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, N.C.

Northport’s 4 x 1-mile team, composed of Mike Brannigan, Tim McGowan, Chris Odin, and James Dickinson, finished third in 17 minutes, 20.11 seconds. The finish earned Northport All-American status.

The time broke the Suffolk County record of...

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