1.     Kellenberg (5-1): The Firebirds had just one game last week and defeated Our Lady of Mercy, 65-45. Senior Emma O'Connor had 16 points, nine assists and five blocked shots and sophomore Khadijah Donaldson had 18 points and nine rebounds. Wih point guard Katie Cunningham also, the Firebirds have a good core that gives them a good chance to repeat as CHSAA champions in a very competitive league.

2.     St. Anthony’s (10-1): The Friars defeated St. John the Baptist 46-40 last Tuesday. Kerrin Maurer scored 12 points and Micky Impellizeri had 10 points, 15 rebounds, six assists and five steals in the win. The Friars then beat St. John Villa (Staten Island), 67-51, on Sunday. The Friars play at Kellenberg on Tuesday.

3.     North Babylon (4-1): The Bulldogs went 2-0 with a 90-22 win over Half Hollow Hills East as senior guard Bria Hartley scored 27 points. Hartley scored 35 points and surpassed 1,500 career points in a 69-47 win over Moore Catholic (Staten Island) on Sunday. The UConn-bound Hartley has 1,512 career points.

4.     Sachem East (6-3): The Flaming Arrows dominated two solid League I opponents last week. They beat Commack, 69-35. Meagan Doherty returned after missing nearly a month with a partially torn left MCL. Then they went to Ward Melville and beat a hot team, 63-37. Kristen Doherty scored 29 points in the win.

5.     St. John the Baptist (3-7): The Cougars opened the week with a 46-40 loss to St. Anthony's. The good news is junior guard Alexis Smith returned on Friday after missing seven games with an ankle injury. She had 21 points and six steals in a 50-40 win over St. Mary's. The Cougars have as good as chance as any team to win the CHSAA.  

6.     Long Island Lutheran (10-1): The Crusaders continue to win games, but suffered a huge blow. Freshman Taylor Brown tore her right ACL on Wednesday and is out for the season. LIL beat Molloy, one of the top teams in the city, 59-46 on Wednesday. Jessica DeNicola had 16 points, nine rebounds and four blocked shots. Then the Crusaders defeated West 50th Street, a PSAL A finalist last season, 44-33 on Saturday. DeNicola had 18 points and seven rebounds in a 46-41 win over Lower Merion (Pa.) in the NY/PA Challenge on Sunday.

7.     Holy Trinity (7-3): The Titans opened the week with a 66-54 win over St. Mary's. Katie Poppe had 31 points, 14 rebounds and six assists in the win. Then the Titans lost on Sunday to Nazareth Academy (Pa.), 51-46, in the NY/PA Challenge.

8.  St. Mary’s (6-3): The Gaels dropped two league games losing to Holy Trinity, 66-54 and to St. John the Baptist, 50-40.

9.     Ward Melville (8-2): The Patriots seven-game winning streak was snapped with a 63-37 loss to Sachem East.

10.  Division (8-0): Kristen Stuart had 15 points and 12 rebounds in a 58-47 win over Wantagh and then Division defeated Garden City, 37-32 in overtime. Nicolette Parmese scored 16 points in the win.

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On the bubble: Whitman (8-1), Garden City (7-2), Mattituck (7-2), Northport (7-1), Kings Park (9-1), Harborfields (8-2),  Uniondale (6-4), Baldwin (7-2), Commack (6-3), Farmingdale (8-1)