What should we expect in 2017? In short, a wide open season with no clear favorites in Suffolk, Nassau or the CHSAA. There are some intriguing storylines this fall and some special players who are certain to light up the pitch.
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What are some of the top storylines and who are the top returning players in Long Island baseball? Eddie G lets us know.
MINEOLA MUSTANGS Coach: Helms Bohringer 2015 record: 9-10 advertisement | advertise on newsday Key players Steven DePalma, P/IF, 6-1, 185, Sr. Ryan DePalma C/3B, 6-0, 210, Sr. Will Walton P/3B, 6-0, 175, Sr. Alex Maher 1B, 5-10, 180, Sr. Brendan Cunningham, P, 6-1, 190, Jr. Outlook: Steven and Ryan
Congrats to the athletes who were named to the 2016 All-Long Island Boys Soccer Second Team and Honorable Mention
John DeRidder and Christian Tartaglia pin their way to Nassau II titles while Locust Valley clinches its sixth straight Nassau II championship.
NASSAU I COLD SPRING HARBOR SEAHAWKS Coach: Danielle Castellane 2015 record: 12-6 Key players Ashley Lynch, attack, Sr. Samantha DeBellis, attack, Sr. Katie Hudson, midfield, Sr. Katie Kotowski, midfield, Jr. Abbey Ngai, goalie, Jr. Outlook: Returning all-Americans Lynch and DeBellis anchor an
NASSAU I SYOSSET BRAVES Coach: John Calabria 2015 record: 18-2 Key players Mac O’Keefe, A, Sr. Lucas Cotler, M, Sr. Matt Benus, M, Jr. Mikey Elardo, M, Sr. E.J. Aronson, D, Sr. Outlook: Experience and depth will be assets for a team likely to make a deep playoff run. Syosset is loaded with Division
To find out who is playing, and who advances, in the Nassau softball playoffs, check back here often
Join us for coverage of the 2015 Newsday Marching Band Festival, including a live stream of tonight's event, plus photos and video of each band's performance.
Lang delivered on his chance, burying a 21-yard field goal with 1:03 left in the fourth quarter to help lift third-seeded Mineola to a wild 16-13 win over No. 2 Locust Valley at Hofstra’s Shuart Stadium.