Newsday swishes and dishes on Long Island's girls basketball scene.
Stephen Haynes has worked at Newsday since 2007 when he started as a summer intern. He began working as a high school reporter in December of that year and has covered everything from fencing to football.
The announcement came a little prematurely. After word of Matt Brisson's intent to retire after this season hit the Internet and spread quickly Friday morning, the coach discussed it with his team.
After 30 years of teaching health and physical education at Sachem East, and a sparkling decade of coaching its girls basketball team, Brisson had decided to call it a career.
The timing of...Read more »
Introducing the newest member of the Lady Dalers…
As the lacrosse season begins and Farmingdale looks to defend its state championship, the Dalers last Friday added to their roster a (adjective) young dynamo.
It matters not that Cailin is only in the sixth grade. Or that she has cerebral palsy.
“She’ll be welcomed as a member of the team,” defender Samantha...Read more »