Brown had 16 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks and was more aggressive in the third quarter, helping the Knights create separation from Copiague following a first half that didn’t see either team have more than a two-point lead.
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Uniondale vs. Copiague Boys Basketball 1/14/17.
It’s a battle for county bragging rights when Copiague meets host Uniondale in the finale of the Nassau/Suffolk Challenge Saturday at 6 p.m. live on News12Varsity.com.
The senior forward had 30 points, 10 rebounds, and five blocks Thursday to lead Copiague to a 59-52 win over Northport in League II.
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Sachem East vs Copiague Girls Basketball - Suffolk Class AA
SUFFOLK I NORTHPORT TIGERS Coach: George Searing 2015 record: 17-2 Key players Finn Goonan, D, Sr. Rob Dosch, D, Sr. John Tabert, M, Sr. Ryan Magnuson, M, Jr. Connor Cronin, M, Jr. Outlook: Defense and midfield are mostly intact for the reigning League I champions. Expect a playoff run behind
COPIAGUE EAGLES Coach: Bill Bennett 2015 Record: 1-17 Key players Thorin Sanchez, CF, 6-0, 160, Sr. Josh Lester: C, 5-10, 160, So. Javier Benitez, P, 6-1, 165, Jr. Eddie Vargas, SS/P, 5-8, 150, So. Vinny Ruggiero, 3B, 5-8, 155, Jr. Outlook: Hard-throwing lefty Franklin Parra, a sophomore transfer
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Roe continued to control Myrtyl for the final seconds of his match and came away with a hard-fought 1-0 win, moving him into Sunday’s semifinal round of the Dr. Robert Fallot Memorial Suffolk County wrestling championships at Hofsta’s Mack Sports Complex.