Top high school players for the week ending May 17, 2014

Wantagh junior Brenna Connolly looks to make a

Wantagh junior Brenna Connolly looks to make a pass during the first half of a non-league varsity girls' lacrosse game vs. West Babylon. (March 18, 2013) Photo Credit: James Escher

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Lynbrook, lacrosse

He had several key takeaways that resulted in points in the second half of the a 9-7 win over Long Beach in a Nassau Class B quarterfinal. He did not allow the player he defended to score a goal in the game.


Wantagh, lacrosse

Dished five assists then scored the winner with 12 seconds left as the Warriors edged Plainedge, 8-7, in a playoff game.

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Hills West, tennis

The twins battled back to win the Suffolk doubles championship, 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (8-6) at Floyd.


Seaford, baseball

He went 4-for-4 with a two-run homer and four runs scored in a second-round victory over Plainedge and hit a two-out, two-run single in the sixth en route to a 4-1 win over Bellmore JFK in a first-round game.


Oceanside, softball

Hit a walk-off two-run homer in the 10th inning of a 7-6 semifinal win over Mepham to send the Sailors to the county final.


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Cold Spring Harbor, lacrosse

The junior had a goal and a career-high seven assists in the Seahawks' playoff win over Island Trees.


Wheatley, baseball

He went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in a Class B semifinal clincher over East Rockaway and went 2-for-2 with a grand slam and five RBIs in Game 1.

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Shoreham-Wading River, baseball

He hit the game-winning single to defeat Westhampton in the second round of the Class A playoffs. He had the go-ahead two-out single in the bottom of the eighth and pitched 22/3 innings of scoreless relief in the regular-season finale against defending state champion Bayport-Blue Point.


East Meadow, softball

She homered and tossed a shutout in an 8-0 semifinal win over Massapequa. Shapiro tossed a two-hitter and struck out 13 in a 10-1 win in Game 2 to advance to the county final.


Smithtown West, baseball

He hit a two-out, three-run homer in a 4-1 win over Lindenhurst in a Class AA elimination game. Prior to that, he struck out five while allowing two runs in a complete game, beating Eastport-South Manor in a first-round losers' bracket playoff game.

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