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Massapequa 43, East Meadow 29

Massapequa High School wide receiver Nick Balzano races

Massapequa High School wide receiver Nick Balzano races downfield in the second quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012) Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa defeated East Meadow 43-29 Saturday at Roslyn High School in a Nassau County Conference I varsity football quarterfinal playoff game.

Massapequa High School running back Nick Capuana, left,
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School running back Nick Capuana, left, gets congratulated by wide receiver Harry Lowe after rushing for a 14-yard touchdown in the second quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012)

East Meadow's Brian Kavanagh breaks up a pass
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East Meadow's Brian Kavanagh breaks up a pass intended for Massapequa wide receiver Nick Balzano in the third quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa quarterback Paul Bentz throws a pass in
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa quarterback Paul Bentz throws a pass in the second quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School wide receiver Harry Lowe evades
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School wide receiver Harry Lowe evades East Meadow Rob Bergmann and hops into the end zone for a touchdown with 6:55 remaining the fourth quarter of a Nassau County Conference I varsity football quarterfinal played at Roslyn High School. Trailing by one point before the reception, Lowe's touchdown gave Massapequa a 34-29 lead. The ensuing two-point conversion attempt was successful. They went on to win by a score of 43-29. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School running back Paul Dilena, left,
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Massapequa High School running back Paul Dilena, left, fights for yards on a snow-filled field during the first quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012)

East Meadow quarterback Chris Buschi throws a pass
Photo Credit: James Escher

East Meadow quarterback Chris Buschi throws a pass under pressure for a touchdown in the third quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School wide receiver Nick Balzano races
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School wide receiver Nick Balzano races downfield in the second quarter. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School quarterback Paul Bentz looks for
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School quarterback Paul Bentz looks for an open receiver. (Nov. 10, 2012)

East Meadow's Bobby Bender reels in a catch
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East Meadow's Bobby Bender reels in a catch for a 75-yard touchdown. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School wide receiver Nick Balzano, left,
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School wide receiver Nick Balzano, left, gets mobbed by teammates after making a catch for a touchdown. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School running back Nick Capuana, left,
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School running back Nick Capuana, left, gets congratulated by wide receiver Harry Lowe after rushing for a 14-yard touchdown. (Nov. 10, 2012)

Massapequa High School quarterback Paul Bentz looks for
Photo Credit: James Escher

Massapequa High School quarterback Paul Bentz looks for an open receiver. (Nov. 10, 2012)

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