Tyjuan Nelson's 28-yard touchdown pass to Josh Herritt with eight seconds left and Herritt's ensuing extra point gave Brentwood a 21-20 Suffolk I win over Patchogue-Medford yesterday that clinched a playoff berth. Patchogue-Medford had pulled ahead with a touchdown with 42 seconds left but missed the extra point. Nelson threw two touchdown passes and rushed for another for Brentwood (4-4).
Connetquot 21, Northport 17: Jack Cassidy found Willie Gonzalez with 5:25 left to give Connetquot its final lead, and Gonzalez's interception on Connetquot's 2-yard line with 30 seconds left iced the game for the Thunderbirds (5-3). Ward Melville 23, Floyd 13: Matt O'Hea connected with Andrew McKenna on a fly route for a 40-yard score to put Ward Melville ahead 23-13 with four minutes remaining. Ward Melville is 5-3.
Lindenhurst 36, Sachem East 13: Ryan Hofmann completed 23-of-36 passes for 340 yards and two touchdowns to lead Lindenhurst (8-0). Longwood 42, Commack 0: Khalil Owens ran for 146 yards and two touchdowns on 18 carries to lead Longwood (7-1). Whitman 33, Central Islip 32: Addison Bermudez's 13-yard touchdown pass to Jordyn Guerrero with 13 seconds remaining led Whitman (3-5). Sachem North 28, Bay Shore 21: Steven Anacreon ran for 161 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries to lead Sachem North (2-6).