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Suffolk Top 10 (as of May 29)

Since all of this week's games are completed I wanted to get the rankings out early for the holiday weekend. Good luck to the teams heading to the county finals Thursday. I'll see you there.

1. Northport (16-2)The Tigers easily defeated Middle Country then pounded on Floyd in the semifinals. They get the rematch they’ve wanted for a year, Bay Shore in the county finals. Northport won...

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Suffolk Top 10 (as of May 22)

1. Northport (14-2)The Tigers cruised past Lindenhurst last week. They open their playoffs Monday when they host Middle Country, who they defeated 20-1 on May 13.2. Hauppauge (17-0)The Eagles closed out the regular season undefeated and opened the playoffs with a dominant performance over Huntington. Jen Porretto had eight goals and two assists against Huntington and may have to replicate that performance...

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Suffolk Top 10 (as of May 15)

 1. Northport (13-2)Clearly the best Class A team in Suffolk, the Tigers rebounded from last week’s 10-goal loss to Garden City by defeating Floyd, 16-10 on the road and thumping Middle Country.2. Hauppauge (15-0)Suffolk’s lone undefeated team, the Eagles defeated two tough opponents in Harborfields and Mt. Sinai last week. Jen Porretto is making a serious challenge to be the top-scorer...

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Suffolk Girls Lax Top 10 (as of May 8)

1. Northport (11-2)

2. Hauppauge (13-0)

3. Floyd (13-1)

4. West Islip (11-2)

5. Sayville (11-2)

6. Bay Shore (10-3)

7. Mt. Sinai (9-3)

8. Comsewogue (10-3)

9. Harborfields (10-3)

10. Half Hollow Hills (9-4)

On the bubble:

Ward Melville (7-6)

Rocky Point (7-5)

Eastport-South Manor (9-4)

Shoreham-Wading River...

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Suffolk Girls Lax Top 10

(As of 5/2)

1. Northport (9-1)

2. Hauppauge (10-0)

3. Floyd (11-1)

4. West Islip (10-1)

5. Sayville (10-2)

6. Bay Shore (7-2)

7. Mt. Sinai (7-2)

8. Comsewogue (8-2)

9. Harborfields (8-3)

10. Ward Melville (6-3)

On the bubble:

Shoreham-Wading River (7-3)

Half Hollow Hills (6-4)

Rocky Point (5-4)

Eastport-South Manor...

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Suffolk Girls Lax Top 10

(As of 4/25)

1. Northport (7-1)

2. Floyd (10-0)

3. West Islip (8-1)

4. Hauppauge (8-0)

5. Bay Shore (5-2)

6. Mt. Sinai (6-1)

7. Comsewogue (8-1)

8. Sayville (9-2)

9. Half Hollow Hills (5-3)

10. Harborfields (7-2)

On the bubble:

Shoreham-Wading River (5-3)

East Islip (7-2)

Eastport-South Manor (5-3)

A rather...

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Suffolk Girls Lax Top 10

(As of 4/17)

1. Northport (7-0)

2. Floyd (8-0)

3. West Islip (6-1)

4. Hauppauge (7-0)

5. Bay Shore (5-2)

6. Mt. Sinai (5-1)

7. Sayville (9-1)

8. Comsewogue (7-1)

9. Shoreham-Wading River (5-2)

10. Harborfields (7-1)

On the bubble:

East Islip (6-1)

Eastport-South Manor (5-2)

Half Hollow Hills (4-3)...

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Suffolk Girls Lax Top 10

(as of April 9)

1. Northport (5-0)

2. Floyd (6-0)

3. West Islip (4-1)

4. Bay Shore (3-1)

5. Shoreham-Wading River (4-0)

6. Hauppauge (5-0)

7. Harborfields (5-0)

8. Mt. Sinai (3-1)

9. Comsewogue (5-1)

10. Sayville (6-1)...

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Long Island girls lacrosse top 10

Oceanside High School senior Lauren Schlitt, center, enjoys

(Credit: Freelance/Photo by James A. Escher)

After wholesale changes in last week's girls lacrosse top 10, there are no changes in this week's rankings, because the 10 teams listed below went a combined 13-0 last week.

Sixteen teams remain in the postseason hunt in Suffolk, and another 12 in Nassau, but those numbers will be whittled down to six in both counties by Thursday evening. All 12 county finalists from last year (quick math:...

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This week's games to watch

(R-L) Manhasset's Halle Majorana works past North Shore's

(Credit: Photo by Lee S. Weissman)

A good mix of local and league rivalries highlight this week's slate of big games.

Tuesday, April 27: Eastport-South Manor (8-1) at Rocky Point (8-0), 4:30 p.m.: ESM has been one of Division II’s best teams this year. The Sharks were tied at halftime against Shoreham-Wading River on Wednesday, before falling 15-9 to the perennial division champions. With 56 points, Tara Gerstacker is...

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