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Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, releases from the (Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, releases from the starting block in the preliminaries of the 50 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

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Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, releases from the
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, releases from the starting block in the preliminaries of the 50 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

Chaminade's Kieran Serratta breaks the plane of the
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Chaminade's Kieran Serratta breaks the plane of the water on his second dive on March 1, 2013.

St. Mary's Mei-Lyn Bautista, right, shoots a jumper
(Credit: James Escher)

St. Mary's Mei-Lyn Bautista, right, shoots a jumper contested by Kellenberg's Kathleen Meyer during the first quarter. (March 1, 2013)

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Amityville's Travis Dickerson drives the ball defended by
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Amityville's Travis Dickerson drives the ball defended by Northport's Austin Marchese in the Suffolk boys basketball championship game at Ward Melville High School. (March 1, 2013)

Jordan Frielingsdorf from Smithtown competes at the Suffolk
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Jordan Frielingsdorf from Smithtown competes at the Suffolk boys diving championships. (Feb. 15, 2013)

Smithtown West's Ben Bonhurst prepares to throw the
(Credit: Daniel De Mato)

Smithtown West's Ben Bonhurst prepares to throw the shot put at the Suffolk Boys Large School Track Championships. (Feb. 2, 2013)

Rocky Point's Daniel Soranno (10) hits a jumper
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Rocky Point's Daniel Soranno (10) hits a jumper over Mount Sinai's Coles Williams (4) in the first half of a nonconference boys basketball game. (Dec. 6, 2012)

Smithtown East's Sam O'Malley (red singlet) wrestles Northport's
(Credit: Daniel De Mato)

Smithtown East's Sam O'Malley (red singlet) wrestles Northport's Will Rimonetti (blue singlet) at 170 pounds. (Dec. 12, 2012)

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Lutheran's Mical-Ryan Boyd takes a shot as Farmingdale's
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Lutheran's Mical-Ryan Boyd takes a shot as Farmingdale's Curtis Jenkins goes for the block. (Dec. 11, 2012)

Farmindale's Dalique Mingo drives past Lutheran's Tim Quashie.
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Farmindale's Dalique Mingo drives past Lutheran's Tim Quashie. (Dec. 11, 2012)

St. Anthony's forward Kalifa Davy shoots a layup
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

St. Anthony's forward Kalifa Davy shoots a layup on a breakaway during a game against St. John the Baptist. (Dec. 18, 2012)

Hicksville's Nick Ptrucelli shoots a layup while Baldwin's
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hicksville's Nick Ptrucelli shoots a layup while Baldwin's Michael Abrahams defends him. (Dec. 21, 2012)

Northport guard Allie Pavinelli is fouled by Longwood's
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Northport guard Allie Pavinelli is fouled by Longwood's Tiffany Ruiz at the Suffolk Shootout girls basketball tournament. (Dec. 27, 2012)

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Garden City guard Spencer Bais drives to the
(Credit: James Escher)

Garden City guard Spencer Bais drives to the basket in the second quarter of a non-league varsity boys' basketball game vs. East Meadow. (Dec. 31, 2012)

Anointing Onuoha from Valley Stream North takes sixth
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Anointing Onuoha from Valley Stream North takes sixth in the girls varsity long jump with a jump of 17-05.75 during the Hispanic Games at the Armory in New York. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Farmingdale's Alexis Panariello, center, looks to maintain possession
(Credit: James Escher)

Farmingdale's Alexis Panariello, center, looks to maintain possession while pressured by Massapequa's Carmela Gampero, left, and Rachel Sieber. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Half Holllow Hills West's Jamir Blackman drives past
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Half Holllow Hills West's Jamir Blackman drives past Deer Park's Rome Jenkins in the Suffolk boys basketball game. (Jan. 5, 2013)

East Islip's Chris Chambers takes down William Floyd's
(Credit: George A. Faella)

East Islip's Chris Chambers takes down William Floyd's Devin Doran, top, in the 195 pound weight class. (Dec. 29, 2012)

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A competitor from Connetquot clears the high jump
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

A competitor from Connetquot clears the high jump at the Suffolk boys crossover track meet. (Jan. 7, 2013)

Connetquot's John Stallworth, left, wins the 55 meter
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Connetquot's John Stallworth, left, wins the 55 meter hurdles in 8.16 seconds and Half Hollow Hills East's Calvin Manchenko, right, places second in 8.17 seconds at the Suffolk boys crossover track meet. (Jan. 7, 2013)

Sachem East's Jake Restrepo wins 8-3 against Connetquot's
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Sachem East's Jake Restrepo wins 8-3 against Connetquot's Greg Cherry in the 138-pound finals. (Jan. 12, 2013)

Long Beach gymnast Anisa Robertson begins her performance
(Credit: James Escher)

Long Beach gymnast Anisa Robertson begins her performance on the balance beam. (Jan. 14, 2013)

Ward Melville's Alexa Antipas, left, reacts to her
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Ward Melville's Alexa Antipas, left, reacts to her win against Commack's Kaitlyn Ferrara. (Jan. 14, 2013)

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Ward Melville's Brandon Hart drives the lane against
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Ward Melville's Brandon Hart drives the lane against Floyd's Brian Samuelson. (Jan. 12, 2013)

Ward Melville's Brandon Hart drives the lane against
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Ward Melville's Brandon Hart drives the lane against Floyd's Brian Samuelson. (Jan. 12, 2013)

Smithtown West guard Ryan Hickey, left, looks to
(Credit: James Escher)

Smithtown West guard Ryan Hickey, left, looks to drive past North Babylon's Melshawn McPherson in the third quarter of a Suffolk III game. (Jan. 17, 2013)

Sachem North's Gabriella Czerw clears four feet, eight
(Credit: Daniel De Mato)

Sachem North's Gabriella Czerw clears four feet, eight inches in the high jump at the Art Mitchell Classic. (Jan. 19, 2013)

St. Mary's Devonte Green, right, blocks a shot
(Credit: James Escher)

St. Mary's Devonte Green, right, blocks a shot by Kellenberg's Richie Ragusa in the fourth quarter. (Jan. 19, 2013)

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Mical-Ryan Boyd of Long Island Lutheran drives to
(Credit: Errol Anderson)

Mical-Ryan Boyd of Long Island Lutheran drives to the basket against Bayside's Gagandeep Sing. (Jan. 21, 2013)

Deer Park's Aaren Edmead scores a layup ahead
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Deer Park's Aaren Edmead scores a layup ahead of Half Hollow Hills West's Justin Leonard, right, and Steven Gurin in the Suffolk boys basketball game. (Jan. 22, 2013)

Copiague's I'Asia O'Garro takes the steal in for
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Copiague's I'Asia O'Garro takes the steal in for two points against Huntington. (Jan. 22, 2013)

East Islip's Mike Simonetti #12 goes up for
(Credit: Daniel De Mato)

East Islip's Mike Simonetti #12 goes up for the jump shot over Riverhead's Ryan Bitzer #10. (Jan. 24, 2013)

Smithtown East's Haley Anderson puts in the layup
(Credit: George A. Faella)

Smithtown East's Haley Anderson puts in the layup against Smithtown West. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Massapequa's Megan McCabe looks to grab a rebound
(Credit: James Escher)

Massapequa's Megan McCabe looks to grab a rebound in the third quarter of a Nassau AA-I game against Uniondale. (Jan. 25, 2013)

St. Anthony's Kevin Jackson (black singlet) wrestles Sachem
(Credit: Daniel De Mato)

St. Anthony's Kevin Jackson (black singlet) wrestles Sachem East's Jakob Restrepo (red singlet) at 145 pounds. (Dec. 5, 2012)

Sam O'Malley (white headgear) from Smithtown East wrestles
(Credit: Daniel De Mato)

Sam O'Malley (white headgear) from Smithtown East wrestles Tom Flanagan (red headgear) from Connetquot in the 152-pound weight class. (Jan. 5, 2013)

DIX HILLS - JANUARY 22, 2013: Sports feature
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

DIX HILLS - JANUARY 22, 2013: Sports feature story of Shoreham - Wading river High School senior Corey Cairo who plays goalie for the junior hockey team, the Long Island Royals. Photographed at the Dix Hills Ice Arena.

JFK High School senior Melissa Kropf performs her
(Credit: James Escher)

JFK High School senior Melissa Kropf performs her balance beam routine during a varsity gymnastics meet vs. Bethpage at Jamaica Elementary School. She scored an 8.95 in the event. (Jan.28, 2013)

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