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09/11/17 7:07pm
09/11/2017 7:07 PM

When it comes to going vertical, there aren’t many people who can top Rickie Casazza.

Volleyball is a natural for Casazza, who is 5-11, but has high jumped 6-4 in track and field. The other day Casazza checked to see what his vertical leap is. “I measured 36 inches,” he said.

Add his fine hitting technique to the mix, and Casazza brings a fearsome presence to the net for Shoreham-Wading River High School. READ

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09/11/17 10:52am

The NASCAR Modified Twin 50s Saturday night told a tale of two generations of racing at Riverhead Raceway.

In the first 50-lapper, young up-and-coming talent Kyle Soper of Manorville took home the win while the nightcap saw established veteran and three-time track champion John Fortin Sr. of Holtsville prevail. For Soper it was his fifth career triumph, and Fortin’s 31st. READ

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09/09/17 6:00am

The seed was planted early. Real early.

Echoes of the postgame celebrations of Shoreham-Wading River’s third straight Long Island Class IV football championship were still ringing when coach Matt Millheiser pulled Xavier Arline aside to give him a message. “I want four,” he told the player.