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Chaminade boys golf wins CHSAA team title

Ken Doyle of Chaminade tees off on Hole

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Chaminade is CHSAA boys golf champion again.

The Flyers completed the program's second straight unbeaten season, going 12-0 in league play and 13-0 overall. It is also the team's sixth league title in seven years.

Chaminade also captured the league postseason title with a victory in Tuesday's CHSAA championships.

"The whole team just came together and played well to take home the...

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Familiar faces win on Day 1 of county meet

Shoreham-Wading River's Ryan Udvadia places first in the

(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Day 1 of the Suffolk boys Division Championships featured some familiar faces in the winner's circle, capping the county championship careers of some and continuing the legend of others.

Shoreham-Wading River’s Ryan Udvadia proved yet again that he is in a class by himself in Division III distance running. The senior won the 3,200 meters in nine minutes, 44.44 seconds Tuesday at Longwood.

“I...

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Seaford's batterymates setting the playoff tone

Seaford's Jake Doyle

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Lucas Hall and Jake Doyle are more than batterymates and junior captains.

“They’re seniors with just an extra year, a bonus year,” Seaford coach Mike Milano said. “That is what they are.”

In other words, Hall and Doyle don’t want to waste any time. They want to make this season one to remember.

As Doyle tells Hall, “Just go big, or go home,” Hall said. “You never know who is watching...

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First county champs crowned at Day 1 of Suffolk Girls Division Championships

Connetquot's Erin Melly takes first place in the

(Credit: Richard T. Slattery)

Day one of the Suffolk Girls Division Championships are in the books and, although most events were semifinals that set up a Wednesday smorgasbord of finals, the first few 2014 county champions were determined Monday at Connetquot High School. 

Northport’s Jackie Thorne, a sophomore, won the Division I 800-meter crown in 2 minutes, 14.16 seconds. Thorne used her kick on the second lap...

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15 LI players named lacrosse All-Americans

Massapequa's Ian Kirby scores against Syosset in a

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Long Island will be well represented in the ninth annual Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic this summer, which features the nation’s best senior players.

Eight boys and seven girls from the Island were named Monday as 2014 Under Armour All-Americans.

The boys game, which will be broadcast live on ESPNU, is at 5 p.m. July 12 at Towson University’s Johnny Unitas Stadium. The girls...

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Oyster Bay rallies for first playoff win

Oyster Bay's Nicole Hauser.

(Credit: James Escher)

The Oyster Bay girls lacrosse team found itself in an unfamiliar position on Wednesday: Facing a deficit late in a game, their backs to the wall, and feeling pressure. Add to it a scenario they were totally unaccustomed to: It was the playoffs.

So when the Lady Baymen trailed Clarke by four in the second half, in the program’s first ever postseason game, it was only natural to wonder if the...

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Perro shines in return to the mound for North Shore

North Shore pitcher Ryan Perro.

(Credit: Adrienne Daley)

Two weeks ago, Ryan Perro had soreness in his pitching arm and elbow.

When he mentioned it to Scott Lineman, the North Shore coach immediately told his ace righthander to shut it down, get some rest and be ready for the postseason.

Perro was more than ready. He was brilliant in his return during the Vikings' Nassau Class A fourth-round game against No. 15 Hewlett.

Perro tossed...

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Katie Reilly passes her way to Suffolk regular season points title

Huntington girls lacrosse player Katie Reilly

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Huntington scored 231 goals this season.

Katie Reilly had a direct hand in over half of them.

The Huntington sophomore established herself as one of the top playmakers in girls lacrosse, and finished the regular season as Suffolk county’s leader in both points (120) and assists (79).

While Reilly scored 41 goals this season, she stood out for her ability to create for others, a...

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West Islip, Eastport-South Manor, Mt. Sinai top seeds in Suffolk girls lacrosse tournaments

West Islip's Lindsay Darrell (left) gets by Ward

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The field is set for this season’s Suffolk girls lacrosse tournaments.

Undefeated West Islip earned the top seed in Class A after finishing the league season 14-0.

With an attack led by Lindsay Darrell, Vanessa Costantino, Riley Hill, and Emily Piciullo, the Lions are deserved favorites to win the county.

No. 2 Hauppauge, No. 3 Northport and No. 4 Middle Country join West Islip...

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Boys lacrosse playoff live stream schedule

St. Anthony's Head Coach Keith Wieczorek rallies his

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Both the Long Island and state championship boys lacrosse will stream live on MSG Varsity's website and app this year. Several of the county championships will, too.

Games will also be available on Channel 614 as well after their completion. Replays of select games will air on Channel 414.

Tuesday, May 20 at 5:30 p.m. Nassau Class C semifinal #1

Tuesday, May 20 at 8 p.m. Nassau...

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