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West Babylon 16, East Islip 10

West Babylon's Reggie Robinson (32) celebrates a touchdown

West Babylon's Reggie Robinson (32) celebrates a touchdown in the second half. (Sept. 17, 2011) Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

West Babylon, previously winless in 14 trips to East Islip, won on the road against the Redmen for the first time in 54 years.

West Babylon running back Reggie Robinson's (32) run
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West Babylon running back Reggie Robinson's (32) run around the right side. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon's Reggie Robinson breaks through the line
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West Babylon's Reggie Robinson breaks through the line of scrimmage for a gain as East Islip defensive back Pete Hannaberg tries to strip the ball in the second half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon's Reggie Robinson (32) celebrates a touchdown
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

West Babylon's Reggie Robinson (32) celebrates a touchdown in the second half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon's Michael Richardson (4) comes dow with
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West Babylon's Michael Richardson (4) comes dow with a long pass reception on the left sideline in the second half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon's Rashaad Cooper (23) nearly steals the
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West Babylon's Rashaad Cooper (23) nearly steals the ball from intended East Islip receiver Joe Modica (31) in the first half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

East Islip varsity football head coach Sal J.
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East Islip varsity football head coach Sal J. Ciampi. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon varsity football head coach Al Ritacco.
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West Babylon varsity football head coach Al Ritacco. (Sept. 17, 2011)

East Islip receiver Frank James (83) drops a
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East Islip receiver Frank James (83) drops a sure touchdown pass late in the second quarter as West Babylon's Michael Richardson (4) defends. (Sept. 17, 2011)

East Islip's Tyler Rigo (2) begins a run
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East Islip's Tyler Rigo (2) begins a run back on the kickoff in the second half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon's Lelaje Sidberry's (9) cuts back after
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West Babylon's Lelaje Sidberry's (9) cuts back after receiving a short pass. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon quarterback Clifton Melhado (5) readies a
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West Babylon quarterback Clifton Melhado (5) readies a pass in the first half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

East Islip quarterback Pete Hannaberg (5) is swarmed
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East Islip quarterback Pete Hannaberg (5) is swarmed by the West Babylon defense after a short gain in the first half. (Sept 17, 2011)

East Islip quarterback Pete Hannaberg (5) with the
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East Islip quarterback Pete Hannaberg (5) with the run up the middle as West Babylon's Nick Brower (55) goes for the strip in the first half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

West Babylon's quarterback Clifton Melhado (5) with the
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West Babylon's quarterback Clifton Melhado (5) with the gain around the left side in the first half. (Sept. 17, 2011)

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