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Ward Melville teammates congratulate goalie Emma Jehle after their 15-14 win against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville 15, Northport 14

Ward Melville hung on to beat Northport, 15-14, Wednesday in a Suffolk Class A girls lacrosse quarterfinal.

Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilley takes the draw
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Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilley takes the draw with Northport's Vinchenza Patrone in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilley dodges Northport defender
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Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilley dodges Northport defender Victoria D'Amato in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game?

Ward Melville defender Erin Machione looks to pass
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Ward Melville defender Erin Machione looks to pass the ball against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

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Ward Melville attacker Yuna Hur juggles to maintain
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Ward Melville attacker Yuna Hur juggles to maintain possession against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Maddy Wollmuth is defended by
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Ward Melville midfielder Maddy Wollmuth is defended by Northport's Vinchenza Patrone in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville attacker Yuna Hur controls the ball
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Ward Melville attacker Yuna Hur controls the ball against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

From left, Alex Vignona, Ally Tilley, Yuna Hur,
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From left, Alex Vignona, Ally Tilley, Yuna Hur, Emily Rogers-Healion and Maddy Wollmuth of Ward Melville celebrate a goal against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville attacker Kelsey Catalano scores on Northport
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Ward Melville attacker Kelsey Catalano scores on Northport goalie Kristen Brunoforte in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

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Ward Melville teammates celebrate their 15-14 win against
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Ward Melville teammates celebrate their 15-14 win against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville teammates congratulate goalie Emma Jehle after
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Ward Melville teammates congratulate goalie Emma Jehle after their 15-14 win against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Maddy Wollmuth is defended by
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Ward Melville midfielder Maddy Wollmuth is defended by Northport's Cortney Fortunato in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilly is defended by
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Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilly is defended by Northport's Vinchenza Patrone in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville's Maddy Wollmuth, left, celebrates a goal
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Ward Melville's Maddy Wollmuth, left, celebrates a goal with Ally Tilley against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

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Ward Melville attacker Emily Rogers-Healion controls the ball
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Ward Melville attacker Emily Rogers-Healion controls the ball against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Emily Rogers-Healion steps before she
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Ward Melville midfielder Emily Rogers-Healion steps before she turns to score on Northport goalie Kristen Brunoforte in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville's Samantha Scarfogliero battles for a ground
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Ward Melville's Samantha Scarfogliero battles for a ground ball with Northport's Allie Pavinelli in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilly controls the ball
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Ward Melville midfielder Ally Tilly controls the ball against Northport in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

Ward Melville midfielder Emily Rogers-Healion shoots and scores
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Ward Melville midfielder Emily Rogers-Healion shoots and scores through traffic against Northport goalie Kirsten Brunoforte in a Suffolk girls lacrosse Class A semifinal playoff game. (May 22, 2013)

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