Complete News-Review coverage of championship weekend

06/04/2011 2:03 PM |

GARRET MEADE FILE PHOTO | McGann-Mercy will play in the Long Island championship game Sunday, one of several big area sporting events this weekend.

It’s a big weekend for area sports teams and Times/Review Newsgroup will be providing wall-to-wall coverage on each of our websites.

Coverage of the big championship weekend kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday at Hofstra University, where the Mount Sinai girls lacrosse team will face North Shore in the Mustangs’ first-ever Long Island Championship game appearance. Times/Review web editor Grant Parpan will live blog all of the action from start to finish on Northshoresun.com.

Grant will also be live blogging three L.I. Championship baseball games on Sunday when Mattituck (10:30 a.m.), Shoreham-Wading River (1:30 p.m.) and Mercy (4:30 p.m.) all try to secure a berth in next weekend’s State Championship tournament up in Binghamton.

Game coverage from the Shoreham-Wading River boys lacrosse team’s L.I. title game at 8 p.m. Saturday night from Stony Brook University and coverage of Saturday afternoon’s boys and girls track state qualifiers will also help to give local sports fans plenty to read this weekend.