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A Riverhead DB prepares to make the tackle (Credit: George A. Faella)

A Riverhead DB prepares to make the tackle on West Babylon QB Clifton Melhado. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead 42, West Babylon 0

Riverhead shut out West Babylon in Suffolk football to open the 2012 season.

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20 gets the handoff,
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20 gets the handoff, and breaks free for a big gain. (Sept. 8, 2012)

West Babylon RB Devon Smith-Martin #21 looks for
(Credit: George A. Faella)

West Babylon RB Devon Smith-Martin #21 looks for running room against Riverhead. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20 breaks through midfield,
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Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20 breaks through midfield, and heads for the end zone for the touchdown. (Sept. 8, 2012)

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West Babylon RB Chris Lubin #20 is swarmed
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West Babylon RB Chris Lubin #20 is swarmed by the Riverhead defense for a loss of yards. (Sept. 8, 2012)

A Riverhead DB prepares to make the tackle
(Credit: George A. Faella)

A Riverhead DB prepares to make the tackle on West Babylon QB Clifton Melhado. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead QB Ryan Bitzer #10 throws downfield to
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Riverhead QB Ryan Bitzer #10 throws downfield to his reciever. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20 looks behind him
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Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20 looks behind him as he heads for the end zone for the touchdown. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead LB Matthew Hejmej #7 intercepts the pass
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Riverhead LB Matthew Hejmej #7 intercepts the pass intended for West Babylon WR Michael Gorman #1. (Sept. 8, 2012)

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Riverhead WR Quinn Funn #8 looks to grab
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Riverhead WR Quinn Funn #8 looks to grab the pass. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead WR Jeffrey Pittman #22 makes the catch
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Riverhead WR Jeffrey Pittman #22 makes the catch against West Babylon. (Sept. 8, 2012)

West Babylon QB Clifton Melhado #5 tries to
(Credit: George A. Faella)

West Babylon QB Clifton Melhado #5 tries to avoid the sack by the Riverhead defense. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead WR Jeffrey Pittman #22 and TE Jaron
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Riverhead WR Jeffrey Pittman #22 and TE Jaron Greenridge #11 celebrate a first quarter touchdown. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead TE Andrew Kinard #4, sidesteps the hit
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Riverhead TE Andrew Kinard #4, sidesteps the hit of West Babylon LB Anthony Penna #12. (Sept. 8, 2012)

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Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20, goes up the
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20, goes up the sideline for a big gain. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead WR Quinn Funn #8, beats out the
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Riverhead WR Quinn Funn #8, beats out the West Babylon defender, and goes into the end zone for the touchdown. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead WR Quinn Funn #8, beats out the
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Riverhead WR Quinn Funn #8, beats out the West Babylon defender, and goes into the end zone for the touchdown. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20, goes up the
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Riverhead RB Jeremiah Cheatom #20, goes up the sideline for a big gain. (Sept. 8, 2012)

West Babylon RB Devon Smith-Martin #21 has nowhere
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West Babylon RB Devon Smith-Martin #21 has nowhere to go on the kick return. (Sept. 8, 2012)

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