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From left to right, Sachem North players Kevin (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

From left to right, Sachem North players Kevin Bragaglia, Malik Pierre, Trent Crossan, Bryan Gresalfi and Anthony Ross. At front, Bryan Morris. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North football practice

Scenes from Sachem North football practice on Aug. 20, 2013.

Sachem North running back Malik Pierre poses for
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North running back Malik Pierre poses for a photo. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North center Bryan Gresalfi poses for a
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North center Bryan Gresalfi poses for a photo. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North's Anthony Ross poses for a photo.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North's Anthony Ross poses for a photo. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Sachem North kicker Bryan Morris poses for a
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Sachem North kicker Bryan Morris poses for a photo. (Aug. 20, 2013)

From left to right, Sachem North players Kevin
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

From left to right, Sachem North players Kevin Bragaglia, Malik Pierre, Trent Crossan, Bryan Gresalfi and Anthony Ross. At front, Bryan Morris. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North Football head coach Dave Falco poses
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North Football head coach Dave Falco poses for a photo. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North quarterback/defensive back Trent Crossan poses for
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North quarterback/defensive back Trent Crossan poses for a picture. (Aug. 20, 2013)

LAKE RONKONKOMA - AUGUST 20, 2013: Kevin Bragaglia
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

LAKE RONKONKOMA - AUGUST 20, 2013: Kevin Bragaglia with the ball. An evening football practice session at Sachem North High School in lake Ronkonkoma.

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Sachem North running back Kevin Bragaglia poses for
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North running back Kevin Bragaglia poses for a photo. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North's Malik Pierre puts his helmet on
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North's Malik Pierre puts his helmet on after a break. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North's Malik Pierre runs back the ball
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North's Malik Pierre runs back the ball on a defensive recovery. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North's Malik Pierre goes for the strip
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Sachem North's Malik Pierre goes for the strip of the ball. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North kicker Bryan Morris practices field goal
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North kicker Bryan Morris practices field goal kicking. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Sachem North center Bryan Gresalfi takes a water
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Sachem North center Bryan Gresalfi takes a water break. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North practice begins with stretching. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North practice begins with stretching. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North's Trent Crossan, left, and Malik Pierre
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North's Trent Crossan, left, and Malik Pierre are seen in a lighter moment on the field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform blocking drills. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform blocking drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Footballs lay on the field during Sachem North
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Footballs lay on the field during Sachem North practice. (Aug. 20, 2013)

A Sachem North coach shows the proper technique
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A Sachem North coach shows the proper technique for blocking at the line of scrimmage. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform tackling drills. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform tackling drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform blocking drills. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform blocking drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Sachem North's Malik Pierre runs defensive drills. (Aug.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North's Malik Pierre runs defensive drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Center Bryan Gresalfi works hard during a drill.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Center Bryan Gresalfi works hard during a drill. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players take a water break. (Aug.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players take a water break. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players and coaches huddle. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players and coaches huddle. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Sachem North's Trent Crossan hits the blocking pads.
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Sachem North's Trent Crossan hits the blocking pads. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North practice begins with stretching. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North practice begins with stretching. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North's Kevin Bragaglia stands on the sidelines.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North's Kevin Bragaglia stands on the sidelines. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players take a water break. (Aug.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players take a water break. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North DB Malik Pierre follows the play
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North DB Malik Pierre follows the play in the backfield. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Sachem North players perform tackling drills. (Aug. 20,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform tackling drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players practice drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players practice drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North kicker Bryan Morris practices his craft.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North kicker Bryan Morris practices his craft. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players perform drills. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North players sprint around the field before
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players sprint around the field before stretching. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Sachem North players suit up for practice. (Aug.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North players suit up for practice. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Sachem North coaches instruct players on shedding blocks.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Sachem North coaches instruct players on shedding blocks. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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