Today in sports: SWR girls look to bounce back in volleyball

10/11/2011 11:00 AM |
Emma Houlihan, Shoreham-Wading River girls volleyball

ROBERT O'ROURK FILE PHOTO | Emma Houlihan leads Shoreham-Wading RIver against Mattituck this afternoon.

At the midway point of the League VII season, the Shoreham-Wading River girls volleyball team is sitting at .500 with a 3-3 record. Overall the Wildcats at 4-4.

The Wildcats begin the second half of the league season this afternoon on the road at Mattituck beginning at 4 p.m. In their first meeting of the season Sept. 12 the Wildcats won 3-1. Mattituck is also 3-3 in league.

It’ll be the second time of the season Mattituck coach Frank Massa coaches against his daughter, Maddie, who is a senior for the Wildcats.

The Wildcats opened the league season with three straight victories, but have since lost their last three, all against the current top teams in the league. Hampton Bays, Bayport-Blue Point and Mount Sinai all knocked off the Wildcats in three games.

Be sure to check back for a full recap of Tuesday’s game.

The rest of the schedule is as follows:

BOYS CROSS COUNTRY

Deer Park (0-2) at Riverhead (1-2) (Indian Island), 4 p.m.

SWR (4-0) at John Glenn (3-1) (Sunken Meadow), 4:30 p.m.

GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY

Huntington (1-1) at Riverhead (1-1) (Indian Island), 4 p.m.

Westhampton (1-2) at SWR (2-1) (Sunken Meadow), 4:30 p.m.

FIELD HOCKEY

Riverhead (2-5) at William Floyd (1-5), 4 p.m.

SWR (8-1) at Port Jefferson (1-7), 4 p.m.

BOYS GOLF

McGann-Mercy (2-7) at Hampton Bays (1-8) (LI National), 4 p.m.

Ward Melville (7-0) at SWR (4-0) (Baiting Hollow), 4 p.m.

BOYS SOCCER

Mount Sinai (4-4) at SWR (5-2-2), 4 p.m.

Babylon (1-7-1) at McGann-Mercy (2-7), 4:30 p.m.

GIRLS SOCCER

Mount Sinai (4-1-2) at SWR (4-2), 4 p.m.

GIRLS TENNIS

Center Moriches (0-12) at Riverhead (8-4), 3:30 p.m.

Ross (1-7) at McGann-Mercy (11-2), 4 p.m.

Southold/Greenport (4-8) at SWR (9-4), 4:30 p.m.

130 Comment