High School Softball
Newsday's high school writers keep you updated on the big games and stories in high school softball.
The dream season continues for MacArthur’s Kristen Brown. One day after capturing the Long Island championship, Brown was named the Gatorade New York Softball Player of the Year. She is the first Long Island winner since Olivia Galati won in 2009 with St. John the Baptist. Brown is now a finalist for the Gatorade National Softball Player of the Year, which will be announced later in the month....Read more »
2011 NYSSCOGS/NYSSWASoftball State Rankings - week 5 (May 9-15, 2011)Poll editor: Perry L. Novaksports@oneidadispatch.com,firstname.lastname@example.org
Class AA1: 14-0 C-NS-31: 17-0 Bay Shore-113: 18-1 Tottenville-PSAL4: 12-2 North Rockland-15: 12-3 Corning-46: 15-2 MacArthur-87: 13-3 Shenendehowa-28: 14-2 Valley Central-99: 10-3 Ketcham-110: 14-3 Hauppauge-1111: 19-4 St. Joe Sea-CHSAA12: 9-3 Williamsville...Read more »
This week on MSG Varsity's LI Softball Weekly we discuss aces in Farmingdale, power hitters at MacArthur, an East Islip team that always seems to be strong and a sparkplug for Hauppauge. I also try out wearing a black shirt and pink tie (I'm a writer; not a fashion expert). Click the highlighted text in each description for articles written about these teams this year:
1. Isabella Corrao,...Read more »
Whole lotta leftovers from the last two days. Lots of quotes and miscellaneous items. Read up!
Carle Place catcher Leanne Iannucci-- On beating Oyster Bay to go up 1-0 in the three-game series: “It was good. We all played well, and it was good to get it going offensively and get some hits.”-- On her home run that made it 3-0: “I saw the pitch so...Read more »