Mattituck wins Suffolk Class C girls V-ball title
Claire Finnican had 18 kills, Dominika Kupiszewska had 10 aces and Jackie Drake added 11 assists for No. 1 Mattituck in a 25-12, 25-19, 25-8 win over No. 3 Pierson/Bridgehampton Tuesday in the Suffolk Class C girls volleyball finals at St. Joseph's College. Mattituck (10-8), which won for the second time in three years, will play Carle Place at 1 p.m. Saturday at C.W. Post for the Long Island Class B championship. W. Melville 3, Smithtown East 2: Haley Blunt had 27 kills and 21 digs, Alexa Stonish had 36 digs and five aces and Meghan Murtagh added 14 kills and four blocks for No. 2 Ward Melville in a 25-20, 14-25, 25-22, 19-25, 25-18 win over No. 3 Smithtown East in a Suffolk Class AA semifinal at Ward Melville. Leighanne Brazier had five blocks and 10 kills and Emily Astarita added 15 kills and three blocks for Ward Melville (16-1), which will play Lindenhurst at 8 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph's in the final. Lindenhurst 3, West Islip 0: Jenna Clemens had 11 digs and five kills, Liz Gorman had seven blocks and five kills and Kayla Morgan added 16 digs for No. 1 Lindenhurst (16-1) in a 25-15, 27-25, 25-16 win in a Suffolk Class AA semifinal at Lindenhurst. Bellport 3, Eastport-S. Manor 0:Samantha Parente had 19 kills and 10 blocks, Hannah O'Neil had nine kills and six blocks, Kelly McPartland had 20 digs and Katie Cohen added 19 assists for No. 1 Bellport (19-0) in a 25-14, 25-23, 25-17 win in a Suffolk Class A semifinal. Bellport will play East Hampton in the finals at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph's. East Hampton 3, Westhampton 0:Kimberly Valverde had 26 digs and four aces, Kirsten Brierley had seven kills and Raya O'Neal added 31 assists for No. 2 East Hampton (16-0) in a 25-10, 25-15, 25-8 win in the Suffolk Class A semifinals.Floral Park 3, Manhasset 0: Harley Pietroforte had nine kills and six blocks, Gina Garcia had 10 kills and two blocks and Kerry MacDonald added 23 assists and three aces for No. 1 Floral Park (15-2) in a 25-21, 25-23, 25-18 win in the Nassau Class B final. Floral Park will play Saturday against the winner of Glenn-Mount Sinai in the Long Island championship 3 p.m. at C.W. Post.
Carle Place 3, E. Rockaway 0:Joanna Koronios had 13 kills and 14 digs, Tori Hytell had four aces and 26 digs and Nicole Grande had three aces and 21 assists for No. 2 Carle Place (17-1) in a 27-25, 25-15, 25-19 victory over top-seeded East Rockaway in the Nassau Class C final at C.W. Post. Jill Flecker had five kills and three blocks in the win.