Aaron Davis had 20 points, 11 rebounds and 11 blocks, his third
triple-double of the season, in Copiague's 59-47 win over East Islip
yesterday in a League III boys basketball game. Russell Brereton had
seven points and Ronnell Giles added six in the third quarter as
Copiague (5-2) used a 20-5 run to take a 42-27 lead.
"Aaron is just an unbelievable shot-blocker," Copiague coach Pete
Cesare said. "He always manages to record the triple-double the hard
way, with all those blocks."
East Islip (2-5) took a 12-5 lead after the first quarter, but
Copiague used a 17-10 run in the second quarter to tie the score at 22
at the half. Cesare added: "We started slow, but in the third quarter we
were able to turn the game our way."
Also in League III, Barry Baker had 28 points, 9 rebounds and 6
assists for North Babylon in its 82-61 win over Newfield. Aldrick
Hodgson had 14 points and Raheem Simmons added 12 points for the
Bulldogs (6-1). Jared Cotter scored 26 points for Newfield (2-5) . . .
David Andrews scored eight points in a 22-9 second quarter as Whitman
beat Bellport, 79-42. Andrews led Whitman with 15 points and Brian Cohen
and Bobby Sanders each had 13 points for the Wildcats (7-0). Bellport is
LEAGUE I: Jim DeStefano scored 21 points, including 6-for-6 from the
foul line in the final quarter, as Smithtown held on to beat
Patchogue-Medford, 58-56. Mike Cruz hit a jump shot midway through the
third quarter to give Patchogue a 45-40 lead. Dan Craine made a
three-pointer early in the fourth quarter to tie it at 51 for Smithtown
. . . Alex Nieves had 23 points and seven assists and twin brother Chris
Murat scored six of his eight points in the fourth quarter to open up a
14-point lead for the Indians (5-2). Vernon Alonzo had 26 points for
LEAGUE II: David Ott had 16 points, 5 steals and 4 rebounds and
Commack shot 5-for-6 from the foul line during the last two minutes to
hold off Lindenhurst, 56-48. Mike Pelan had 17 rebounds and 12 points
for Commack (5-2). Simon Casel had 19 points to lead Lindenhurst (2-5).
Tyrone Stanton had 23 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists as Bay Shore
defeated Central Islip, 89-70. Will Frisby added 18 points and 10
rebounds, and Corey Hinnant had 16 points and nine assists for Bay Shore
(7-0). Ismail West led Central Islip (1-6) with 15 points . . . Jason
Ayala scored 21 points and Joe Coscia added 15 points and 15 rebounds to
lead Centereach to a 69-57 win over Northport (0-7). Ayala (8) and
Efrain Jaiman combined to score 15 points in the second quarter to help
Centereach (5-2) take a 35-23 lead.
LEAGUE IV: Roberto Espinosa opened the third quarter with two
consecutive treys to give Huntington a 38-29 lead en route to a 73-65
win over Comsewogue. Chris Mooney scored nine of his 16 points in the
third quarter for the Blue Devils (3-4), and finished with 10 rebounds
and five blocks. Brent Lawrence had 22 points for Comsewogue (3-4).
LEAGUE V: Tony Perry's layup with 1:30 left proved to be the winning
basket as Islip (2-6) edged Miller Place, 53-50. Perry's layup gave the
Buccaneers a 49-48 lead and a minute later he hit two technical free
throws following a flagrant foul call to extend the lead to three. Perry
finished with 13 points and Reichert, a junior point guard, had 10
assists with only one turnover in 29 minutes. Brian McManus hit four
three-pointers and finished with 15 points for the Panthers (1-6).
Billy Kretz had 24 points on 11-15 shooting to lead Amityville to a
84-39 win over Half Hollow Hills West. Tim Lomot had 14 points and
Telvis Williams added 10 points and 10 rebounds for Amityville (7-1).
Hills West is 4-4.
LEAGUE VIII: David Marvin scored 22 points and Seth Kuhn added 19 as
Stony Brook (6-3) defeated Smithtown Christian, 73-38. Joe Cali had 18
points for Smithtown Christian (0-9).
NON-LEAGUE: Robbie Belles had 29 points in Our Savior New American's
67-38 win over Portledge.
Leland Abrams rolled a 239 game in a 632 series for Westhampton in
of 270, 277 and 256 for an 803 series for Shoreham, including 17
consecutive strikes from the fifth frame of the first game through the
ninth frame of the second game.
East Islip 1024,1063,980 Bay Shore 874,974,910
Mattituck 841,886,827 Eastport 828,740,761
Lindenhurst 964,974,956 Harborfields 859,844,936
Middle Country 1059,976,922 Islip 896,855,860
North Babylon 815,895,740 West Islip 804,723,744
Miller Place 1113,825,981 Port Jefferson 674,597,640
Sachem 1028,969,1037 Smithtown 890,917,922
Ward Melville 995,1160,1066 Rocky Point 998,1013,968
Westhampton 939,981,981 Shoreham-Wading River 869,844,829
Babylon 1021,903,940 Northport 941,1004,904
Longwood 865,999,884 Bellport 957,891,884
Riverhead 900,981,966 East Hampton/Pierson 814,1048,809
Patchogue-Medford 917,895,857 Floyd 841,849,878
East Islip 924,959,862 Middle Country 815,831,895
Sachem 848,869,824 Northport 697,635,799
Commack 21 Brentwood 6