Emotional speech helps West Islip overcome deficit, win Class A LIC
GalleriesWest Islip 11, Syosset 4
Admittedly, West Islip was half bad. "We got shocked. We were like, 'What happened?' " Lions senior midfielder Nick Aponte said of his team's 4-2 halftime deficit against Syosset.
"We didn't play with a lot of energy," coach Scott Craig said.
The shock treatment came in the form of a fiery halftime speech by student-coach Dylan Ilario.
"What he said gave me the chills," Aponte...