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Our top high school sports photos: October 2021

Take a look at some of our favorite shots from high school sports fields and courts across Long Island as the fall season continues in October 2021.

St. Anthony's Nicholas Lourenco gets tripped up while
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

St. Anthony's Nicholas Lourenco gets tripped up while going after the ball during a CHSAA boys soccer game against Chaminade in Mineola on Tuesday, October 19, 2021.

St. Anthony's Dominic Algieri heads the ball into
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

St. Anthony's Dominic Algieri heads the ball into the net for his second goal of the game at a CHSAA boys soccer game against Chaminade in Mineola on Tuesday, October 19, 2021.

Chaminade goalkeeper Matthew Canade makes the save during
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Chaminade goalkeeper Matthew Canade makes the save during a CHSAA boys soccer game against St. Anthony’s in Mineola on Tuesday, October 19, 2021.

Goal for Lauren Black of Floral Park to
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Goal for Lauren Black of Floral Park to get things started giving against Lynbrook during a Nassau Class A second round playoff game on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in Floral Park.

Lauren Black of Floral Park looms large on
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Lauren Black of Floral Park looms large on the field, scoring Floral Parks two goals and propelling them to victory during a Nassau girls soccer Class A second round playoff game against Lynbrook on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in Floral Park.

Alexa Kidd of Ward Melville, right, moves a
Credit: James Escher

Alexa Kidd of Ward Melville, right, moves a ball downfield as Angela Shedlow #12 of Whitman gives chase during a Suffolk Division I field hockey match at Walt Whitman High School on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021.

Mepham's Dylan Tyler Dunn prevents a Garden City
Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Mepham's Dylan Tyler Dunn prevents a Garden City interception during the Nassau Conference II football game on Oct. 16, 2021

Longwood's Tyson Taylor and Commack's Christian Baldi during
Credit: David L. Pokress

Longwood's Tyson Taylor and Commack's Christian Baldi during their football game at Commack High School Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Commack's Tristan McMahon catches the ball while defended
Credit: David L. Pokress

Commack's Tristan McMahon catches the ball while defended by Longwood's Jayden Rivette during the Commack vs. Longwood football game at Commack High School Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Longwood's Tyson Taylor flies into the end zone
Credit: David L. Pokress

Longwood's Tyson Taylor flies into the end zone for a first quarter touchdown against host Commack on October 16, 2021.

New Hyde Park's Nicholas DePompeis against Carey on
Credit: Pablo Garcia Corradi

New Hyde Park's Nicholas DePompeis against Carey on October 16, 2021.

Angelo Puerto-Quintanilla of Lawrence gets the kick off
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Angelo Puerto-Quintanilla of Lawrence gets the kick off and into the net during a Nassau Conference A5 boys soccer game against North Shore in Lawrence on Friday, October 15, 2021.

East Islip's Ryan Bauco catches the ball in
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

East Islip's Ryan Bauco catches the ball in stride during a Suffolk Division III football game against host Sayville on Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Sayville's Kyle Messina reaches into the end zone
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Sayville's Kyle Messina reaches into the end zone for the touchdown during a Suffolk Division III football game against East Islip in Sayville on Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Macklin Murtha of Sayville pulls in the interception
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Macklin Murtha of Sayville pulls in the interception during a Suffolk Division III football game against East Islip in Sayville on Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Nicotine Granola of St. Anthony's High School peeks
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Nicotine Granola of St. Anthony's High School peeks through her racket during a CHSAA girls team tennis semifinal on Thursday, October 15, 2021.

Jameson Smith of Bayport-Blue Point runs the ball
Credit: Jim McIsaac

Jameson Smith of Bayport-Blue Point runs the ball for a touchdown in the first quarter against Shoreham-Wading River on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021.

Gaige Ciccotto of Syosset does a pirouette to
Credit: James Escher

Gaige Ciccotto of Syosset does a pirouette to make a reception during a Nassau Conference I football game against Oceanside at Syosset High School on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021.

The Syosset dance team entertains the crowd during
Credit: James Escher

The Syosset dance team entertains the crowd during halftime of a Nassau County Conference I football game between Oceanside and host Syosset High School on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021.

Lia Howard of Massapequa reacts after scoring a
Credit: James Escher

Lia Howard of Massapequa reacts after scoring a goal to extend the Chiefs' lead over Syosset to 2-0 midway through the second half of a Nassau Conference AA1 girls soccer game at Massapequa High School on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021.

Northport teammates huddle against Patchogue-Medford during a Suffolk
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Northport teammates huddle against Patchogue-Medford during a Suffolk high school field hockey game on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.

Northport’s Olivia McKenna shoots to score past Patchogue-Medford’s
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Northport’s Olivia McKenna shoots to score past Patchogue-Medford’s Julia Tully during a Suffolk high school field hockey game on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.

Sophia DeBonis (3) and Maeve Voltz (23) of
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Sophia DeBonis (3) and Maeve Voltz (23) of Bay Shore go for the block on Commack during a Suffolk League I girls volleyball match in Bay Shore on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.

Northport’s Olivia McKenna passes the ball defended by
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Northport’s Olivia McKenna passes the ball defended by Patchogue-Medford’s Lilliauna Tepper during a Suffolk high school field hockey game on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.

Northport’s Olivia McKenna drives the ball to the
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Northport’s Olivia McKenna drives the ball to the goal protected by Patchogue-Medford’s goalkeeper Gail Comiskey during a Suffolk high school field hockey game on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021.

Mackenzie Wehrum #97, Garden City goalie, makes a
Credit: James Escher

Mackenzie Wehrum #97, Garden City goalie, makes a save during the second quarter of a Nassau Conference I field hockey match against host Manhasset on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.

Rocky Point's Lindsey Lucia (19) breaks up a
Credit: Bob Sorensen

Rocky Point's Lindsey Lucia (19) breaks up a scoring chance for East Islip's Kate Alexander (9) in the first half during the Suffolk High School girls soccer game on Tuesday Oct 12, 2021 at East Islip High School.

Miller Place goalkeeper Kirstin Elliott grabs the ball
Credit: George A Faella

Miller Place goalkeeper Kirstin Elliott grabs the ball for the save on the Rocky Point corner kick on October 8, 2021 at Miller Place.

Rocky Point midfielder Alexandra Kelly redirects the high
Credit: George A Faella

Rocky Point midfielder Alexandra Kelly redirects the high pass across the field as Miller Place's Lauren Molinaro defends on October 8, 2021 at Miller Place.

St. Anthony's bagpipe band comes out onto the
Credit: George A Faella

St. Anthony's bagpipe band comes out onto the field before the start of the CHSFL game against Stepinac, Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Huntington.

Seaford's Jack Murphy stretches for the ball while
Credit: David L. Pokress

Seaford's Jack Murphy stretches for the ball while defended by Clarke's Sean Welsh during the Seaford vs. Clarke football game at Seaford High School Saturday, October 9, 2021.

Mepham wide receiver Michael Cucinella scores a touchdown
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Mepham wide receiver Michael Cucinella scores a touchdown against Baldwin during a Nassau Conference II high school football game on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.

Baldwin's Jean-Pierre Cedric is tackled by Mempham's Dominick
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Baldwin's Jean-Pierre Cedric is tackled by Mempham's Dominick Novello during a Nassau Conference II high school football game on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.

Sachem East's Erica Urbancik (right) battles Emilia Retzlaff
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Sachem East's Erica Urbancik (right) battles Emilia Retzlaff of Ward Melville for possession during a Suffolk Division I girls soccer game in East Setauket on Thursday, October 7, 2021.

Joe Iadevio of Plainedge speeds by the defense
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Joe Iadevio of Plainedge speeds by the defense as he runs a 90yd punt return for a touchdown during a Nassau Conference III football game against Bethpage on Saturday, October 9, 2021 in North Massapequa.

Bethpage quarterback, Sean Smith, gets ready to call
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Bethpage quarterback, Sean Smith, gets ready to call the play during a Nassau Conference III football game on Saturday, October 9, 2021 in North Massapequa.

The Plainedge Red Devils enter the stadium for
Credit: Dawn McCormick

The Plainedge Red Devils enter the stadium for a Nassau Conference III football game against bethpage on Saturday, October 9, 2021 in North Massapequa.

Jake Trovato of Lindenhurst stretches for the end
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Jake Trovato of Lindenhurst stretches for the end zone in the final seconds of the Suffolk Division II football game against host Northport on Saturday, October 9, 2021.

Luca Cutolo of Syosset, front, breaks up a
Credit: James Escher

Luca Cutolo of Syosset, front, breaks up a pass intended for Farmingdale wide receiver Jordan Smikle during the fourth quarter of a Nassau County Conference I football game at Syosset High School on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.

Syosset wide receiver Robert Trapeo makes a one-handed
Credit: James Escher

Syosset wide receiver Robert Trapeo makes a one-handed catch on a third-and-long situation in the second quarter of a Nassau Conference I football against visiting Farmingdale on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.

The Oceanside fans ready for the game during
Credit: Dawn McCormick

The Oceanside fans ready for the game during a Nassau Conference I football game against Massapequa on Saturday, October 2, 2021 in Oceanside.

Ward Melville goalkeeper Elyse Munoz goes up for
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Ward Melville goalkeeper Elyse Munoz goes up for the save during a Suffolk Division I girls soccer game against Sachem East in East Setauket on Thursday, October 7, 2021.

Peyton Costello of Ward Melville shoots on goal
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Peyton Costello of Ward Melville shoots on goal during a Suffolk Division I girls soccer game against Sachem East on Thursday, October 7, 2021.

Mike Powers of MacArthur, left, makes a header
Credit: James Escher

Mike Powers of MacArthur, left, makes a header under pressure from Dominic Saraceni of Mepham during a Nassau Conference A1 boys soccer game on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021.

MacArthur goalie Tyler Behrmakes a save during a
Credit: James Escher

MacArthur goalie Tyler Behrmakes a save during a Nassau Conference A1 boys soccer game against host Mepham High School on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021.

East Islip's Nicole Palmer (9) plays the ball
Credit: Bob Sorensen

East Islip's Nicole Palmer (9) plays the ball over the net in the third game during the Suffolk girls volleyball match between East Islip and Kings Park on Wednesday Oct 6, 2021 at East Islip High School.

Bayport-Blue Point's Emily Cortese stick handles away from
Credit: George A Faella

Bayport-Blue Point's Emily Cortese stick handles away from two Miller Place defenders in the first half on October 5, 2021.

Paige Fragoso of Syosset makes the header during
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Paige Fragoso of Syosset makes the header during a Nassau Conference AA-1 girls soccer game against Port Washington on October 5, 2021.

Emmanuel Kasiotis of Valley Stream Central reacts after
Credit: James Escher

Emmanuel Kasiotis of Valley Stream Central reacts after assisting on a goal scored by Luke Scarangella (not in picture) to draw even with Baldwin 1-1 midway through the second half of a Nassau Conference AA boys soccer game on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021.

William Floyd LB Dylan Harris gets called for
Credit: George A Faella

William Floyd LB Dylan Harris gets called for pass interference on Whitman WR Rasahan Thompson in the first half of the Division I football game, Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Mastic Beach.

Whitman LB Liam Vilanti takes the kickoff back
Credit: George A Faella

Whitman LB Liam Vilanti takes the kickoff back to the William Floyd 3 yard line, during a Division I football game, Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Mastic Beach.

Mepham's Dominick Novello gets caught by Joey Forchelli
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Mepham's Dominick Novello gets caught by Joey Forchelli of MacArthur during a Nassau Conference II football game in Bellmore on Saturday, October 2, 2021.

James Napoli of MacArthur dives over Mepham's Dominick
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

James Napoli of MacArthur dives over Mepham's Dominick Novello and into the end zone during a Nassau Conference II football game in Bellmore on Saturday, October 2, 2021.

Max Barone of Shoreham-Wading River dives into the
Credit: Peter Frutkoff

Max Barone of Shoreham-Wading River dives into the end zone for the touchdown during a Suffolk Division IV football game against Mt. Sinai in Shoreham on Friday, October 1, 2021.

The Massapequa football team breaks  prepares for
Credit: Dawn McCormick

The Massapequa football team breaks  prepares for their game against Oceanside on Saturday, October 2, 2021 in Oceanside.

The Oceanside and Massapequa captains watch the coin
Credit: Dawn McCormick

The Oceanside and Massapequa captains watch the coin toss at the start of a Nassau Conference I football game on Saturday, October 2, 2021 in Oceanside.

Luke Ciolino of Massapequa blocks the pass of
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Luke Ciolino of Massapequa blocks the pass of Charlie McKee of Oceanside during a Nassau Conference I football game on Saturday, October 2, 2021 in Oceanside.

Oceanside head coach Marianna Winchester hugs Syosset sisters
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Oceanside head coach Marianna Winchester hugs Syosset sisters Bella (8) and Emma Romano after the girls presented her with a gift honoring her son on Friday, October 1, 2021 in Oceanside.

Bella Romano of Oceanside looks to get control
Credit: Dawn McCormick

Bella Romano of Oceanside looks to get control of the ball during a Nassau Conference AA-1 soccer match against Oceanside on Friday, October 1, 2021 in Oceanside.

Caroline Kelly of Manhasset, right, and teammates Alexis
Credit: James Escher

Caroline Kelly of Manhasset, right, and teammates Alexis Morton celebrate a point won in second doubles during a Nassau County girls tennis match against Cold Spring Harbor at Manhasset High School on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.

Lindenhurst's Johnny Aquino (83) pulls in a touchdown
Credit: Bob Sorensen

Lindenhurst's Johnny Aquino (83) pulls in a touchdown pass while being covered by Bellport's Tyler Morell (12) in the second quarter during the Suffolk High School Division II football game between Bellport and Lindenhurst on Saturday Oct 2, 2021 at Bellport High School.

Half Hollow Hills East's Louis Mathurin in the
Credit: Bob Sorensen

Half Hollow Hills East's Louis Mathurin in the first quarter during the Suffolk Division II football game at West Islip on Friday Oct 1, 2021.

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