After more than five weeks in a hospital after suffering heatstroke during the Riverhead football team’s opening day practice, junior Nikolas Visco is close to returning home, his mother said. READ
Dan Mahoney had a harried look on his face as he hustled down a walkway toward the field entrance at Islip High School.
Like two trains passing each other on parallel tracks, two lines of high school soccer players heading in opposite directions exchanged high-fives and congratulations on the game they had just played.
Sometimes throwing away the playbook leads to the best result.
Trailing against Centereach Monday afternoon and trying to a mount a rally from two goals down, the Riverhead Blue Waves moved a defender up top, leaving three players in the back. READ
Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead became the first Riverhead Raceway driver in 56 years to win two stock car titles in the same year at Riverhead Raceway on Saturday night.
I am not a gadget person. Never have been. The techiest pieces of equipment I own are my flip cellphone, which only sees action when I’m on the road and want to order takeout, and my Garmin GPS; both are over five years old. READ