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The Dowling Sports Complex will host the Long Island Championships on Sunday (so the Suffolk teams, technically, are home) and the game schedules are in reverse alphabetical order. The Class C game starts first, followed by the "B" and then "A."
Class A: Bay Shore vs. Farmingdale, 5 p.m.
Bay Shore captured its second Suffolk championship in three years with an...Read more »
Here are some of the leftover items from the Nassau Class B game, which Garden City won, 14-12, over Wantagh. You can read the game story here. Catherine Dickinson scored six goals, Alexandra Bruno added five goals and an assist, and Jenna Fuchs had a goal and four assists. Trojans senior defender Liz Stutzmann
The strategic change in the defense in guarding Kaleigh Crag (who scored seven...Read more »
Here are some leftover notes and quotes from North Shore’s 14-13 win over Cold Spring Harbor in the Nassau Class C final on Wednesday at Adelphi. You can check out the game story here – if you haven’t already – and then scroll down for the good stuff we couldn’t squeeze into the paper. Amanda Johansen had seven goals and two assists to lead North Shore. Coming from behind to beat Cold Spring Harbor:...Read more »
And so the stage is set… North Shore will face Cold Spring Harbor in the Nassau Class C final at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Adelphi. Amanda Johansen’s goal with 54 seconds left lifted North Shore over Seaford, 13-12, Thursday night in a semifinal. North Shore had rallied from down two in the final minutes. Johansen had seven goals and two assists to lead No. 2 North Shore (13-3). Tess Korten and Micaela...Read more »
Catherine McTiernan scored a season-high six goals to lead Garden City in a 17-5 win over Long Beach on Wednesday in a Nassau Class B semifinal at Adelphi. (Again, if I ever start an article like that – so bland – anyone mentioned in said article has my permission to slap me.)
“It’s do-or-die time,” McTiernan said of her motivation. She scored five of her goals in a 12-3 first half. “It’s...Read more »
Eastport-South Manor made program history on Tuesday, advancing to the county final for the first time with an 8-7 win over Sayville in a Suffolk Class B semifinal. Allison Gionta’s goal with a little under eight minutes remaining gave ESM an 8-3 lead over No. 3 Sayville. The Golden Flashes rallied late and Kimmy Marra’s score with 1:14 left pulled them within a goal. A Sayville foul on the ensuing...Read more »
The quarterfinals will be played on Thursday, May 17. No. 8 Lynbrook at No. 1 Garden City, 4:30 p.m. No. 5 Plainedge at No. 4 Long Beach, 7 p.m. No. 6 South Side at No. 3 Wantagh, 4:30 p.m. No. 7 Hewlett at No. 2 Manhasset, 5 p.m. * The winners will advance to the semifinals on May 23 at Adelphi University.
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Class A - First Round
Friday, May 18
No. 9 Half Hollow Hills at No. 8 Middle Country, 2 p.m. - Winner advances to play No. 1 Ward Melville
No. 12 Patchogue-Medford at No. 5 East Islip, 4 p.m. - Winner advances to play No. 4 Northport
No. 11 William Floyd at No. 6 West Islip, 4 p.m. - Winner advances to play No. 3 West Babylon
No. No. 10 Smithtown West...Read more »
Nassau Class A
Wednesday, May 16
No. 8 East Meadow at No. 1 Farmingdale, 4:30 p.m. No. 5 Syosset at No. 4 Oceanside, 4:30 p.m. No. 7 Hicksville at No. 2 Massapequa, 4:15 p.m. No. 6 Baldwin at No. 3 Port Washington, 4:30 p.m. The winners advance to the semifinals on May 22.
Nassau Class B
Monday, May 14
No. 16 Mepham at No. 1 Garden City, 4:45 p.m. No. 9...Read more »
Thanks to Section VIII coordinator Christine Morrow, I am able to report the Nassau playoff seedings before they are posted on the BOCES site. CLASS A: All games are scheduled for Wednesday May 18 (1) Farmingdale hosts (8) MacArthur @ 4:30 (2) Massapequa hosts (7) East Meadow @ 4:45 (3) Port Washington hosts (6) Long Beach @ 4:45 (4) Baldwin hosts (5) Sysosset @ 4:30 CLASS B: The top four...Read more »