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Honce's three TD passes lead Bellport

Bellport's Justin Honce is tackled by Islip defenders.

Bellport's Justin Honce is tackled by Islip defenders. (Oct. 1, 2011) Photo Credit: Daniel Goodrich

Justin Honce completed 12 of 21 passes for 162 yards and threw three touchdown passes to lead Bellport to a 26-21 win over Islip Saturday in Suffolk III. According to coach Joe Cipp, Honce is the first Bellport quarterback to throw for three TDs in a game since 2000. He also became the school's all-time leader in passing yards.

Alejandro Morales had six receptions for 100 yards and a touchdown. Armand Correa caught a 9-yard TD pass in the third quarter to give Bellport a 26-14 lead.

With Bellport (2-2) ahead 26-21 with less than three minutes remaining, Islip quarterback Joe Sabbatino broke a 50-yard run but was stripped at the 1-yard line by Bellport defensive back Nate Chavious. Defensive back Kevin Wilson recovered the ball for a touchback, and Bellport ran out the clock to secure the win. Chavious also scored on a 53-yard run in the first quarter and finished with 11 rushes for 80 yards. Islip is 2-2.

Miller Place 32, Rocky Point 0: Matt Hinchy completed 11 of 14 for 186 yards and two TDs, and Adin Greenfield had 119 total yards and two TDs for Miller Place (3-1). Miller Place held Rocky Point to 146 yards and forced two turnovers. Alex Greenidge and Colin Ferrall each had eight tackles and Ryan Kelly added seven tackles, including three for a loss. Chris Puchalski had six tackles, including three for a loss, and two pass deflections. Rocky Point is 0-4.

Kings Park 47, Eastport-South Manor 16: Joe Guercio was 12-for-14 for 133 yards and three TDs to lead Kings Park (2-2). Dominic Montemurro had 17 carries for 74 yards and a TD and had two receptions for 28 yards and a TD for the Kingsmen. Michael Thorne had 11 tackles, a sack and an interception, and Steven Lee had 10 tackles. Eastport-South Manor is 2-2.

Sayville 34, Huntington 21: Steve Ferreira completed 14 of 30 for 250 yards and three TDs for Sayville (4-0). John Haggart rushed for 174 yards and a touchdown, and Zach Sirico ran for 129 yards and a score. Tom Dieckhoff had five catches for 134 yards and a touchdown. Matt Ali had 13 tackles and three sacks, and also deflected a pass that led to Rob Newell's interception in the fourth quarter. Huntington is 1-3.

Comsewogue 53, East Hampton 13: Anthony Marone gained 137 yards and had three TDs on seven carries, and Ade Nelson had 64 yards and two TDs on four carries for Comsewogue (3-1). Carlos Acosta-Nunez had 11 tackles and a sack, and James Mitsos six tackles and a sack. East Hampton is 0-4.

Westhampton 23, Harborfields 2: Brandan Eckart had 12 carries for 114 yards and two TDs, and Dan Gomez had six carries for 62 yards and a TD to lead Westhampton (3-1). Brian Higgins, Connor Raynor, and Brian Corrigan each had a sack, and Brandon Moloney, Brian Curry and Michael Crennan each had an interception for the Hurricanes. Harborfields is 2-2.

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