High School Boys Soccer

Leftovers: Hills East vs. West Islip

West Islip goalkeeper Sean McAllister makes a leaping

(Credit: James Escher)

Today's 1-1 tie between Hills East (6-0-1) and West Islip (5-0-2) was a very well played and competive game. Both teams turned up the intensity in the second half and overtime was also quite exciting. Here are the quotes from after the game which did not make it into the game story.

Hills East coach Tiziano Carcone:

On the slower pace of the first half compared to the second half:


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Hicksville looking like contender again

Massapequa's Nick Fetzer, left, and Hicksville's Ian Gallagher

(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

While Hicksville has a big void to fill with the graduation of Tim Parker, Newsday's Long Island Player of the Year last season, the Comets will be in contention again for the Nassau Class AA championship.

The Comets were undefeated before losing in the semifinals on penalty kicks. The Comets return nine starters and have a lot of depth. Hicksville didn't allow many goals last seasons and...

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Mike Gallagher wins award

Chaminade coach Mike Gallagher was named the Regional II NSCAA-Adidas and New York State coach of the Year. Chaminade won the NSCHSAA championship for the third time in five seasons and won the CHSAA state title for the fourth time. The Flyers didn't allow a goal in four postseason games.  Chaminade went 18-1-3.  ...

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Carle Place wins in overtime to advance to final

Dylan Klein scored from 15 ards out off the right side four minutes into the second  overtime for No. 2 Carle Place in a 2-1 win over No. 3 Locust Valley tonight in a  Nassau Class B semifinal.  

Lisandro Martinez tied the score at 1 for Locust Valley in the 56th minute after Adam Cabrera put the Frogs (10-3-2) ahead off a through ball from Stephen...

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