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05/31/18 7:02pm
05/31/2018 7:02 PM

Immediately after East Rockaway put the finishing touches on its third straight Long Island softball championship, Bishop McGann-Mercy assistant coach Bob Fox could be heard telling the Monarchs to keep their heads up. It was only later, during the team’s postgame meeting in the outfield, when they received the go-ahead to let it all out.

“He told us that it was OK to show our emotions, so at that point all of us just started crying,” said junior catcher Jordyn Stromski. READ

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05/29/18 2:08pm

Defending NASCAR Modified and Figure Eight champion Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead double-dipped Saturday night at Riverhead Raceway. He won a 40-lap NASCAR Modified and a 15-lap Figure Eight race. His Modified triumph, the 49th of his career, leaves him one win shy of tying the late Jim Malone Sr. for second on the all-time win list at the track. (more…)

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05/29/18 9:26am

Shoreham-Wading River senior Katherine Lee completed a double in the girls track and field division championships.

Lee finished first in the 1,500 meters on the second and final day of the meet last Wednesday at Connetquot High School. She ran a time of 4 minutes, 45.37 seconds in the Division III final. A teammate, junior Alexandra Smith, was fifth in 4:58.13. READ

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05/28/18 7:35pm
05/28/2018 7:35 PM

With no Ryan Mullahey, there was no win for Shoreham-Wading River in Game 1 of the Suffolk County Class A baseball finals.

Well, the connection wasn’t that clear-cut, but it surely didn’t help Shoreham not to have Mullahey available for Monday’s Memorial Day matinee against visiting Rocky Point. Had Mullahey, the team’s No. 2 pitcher, not been ejected in Shoreham’s previous game and been forced to serve an automatic one-game suspension, he would have been on the mound Monday. Instead, both sides went with their No. 3 arms — Rocky Point’s Ryan Maciaszek and Shoreham’s Aidan Crowley. READ