High School Softball

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Suffolk Softball Top-10 (April 23)

Sayville's Merissa Selts winds up for the pitch.

Sayville's Merissa Selts winds up for the pitch. (April 2, 2012) (Credit: Alan J Schaefer)

1. Bay Shore (8-0)- Pitcher Michelle DeVito went 3-0 this past week for the Marauders, including a nine-inning effort in a 5-4 win against Commack. Courtney Syrett hit two home runs in Thursday’s 17-4 victory against Patchogue-Medford.
2. Longwood (8-1)- Monday's 4-2 loss to Bay Shore proved that they belonged with Suffolk’s top team.
3. Half Hollow Hills West (7-2)- Francesca Casalino allowed three hits and struck out 17 in Friday’s eight-inning win over Smithtown East, an absolute tour de force from one of Suffolk’s best hurlers.  
4. Smithtown East (7-1)- Following the loss to Hills West, their schedule does not get any easier; Hauppauge awaits on Tuesday.
5. East Islip (7-2) – Courtney Blake threw her third shutout of the season in Friday’s 11-0 drubbing of North Babylon.
6. Babylon (8-0)
7. Hauppauge (7-1)
8. Sayville (8-1)
9. East Hampton (8-1)
10. Commack (7-2)