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12/07/17 5:59am
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Sal Loverde, coach of the Riverhead High School boys winter track team, has a message to deliver: Look out for the Blue Waves.

“The story of this year’s team is we are a youthful program that is going to be on the rise, without question,” he said. READ

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11/03/17 11:04pm
11/03/2017 11:04 PM

The heat was on — literally and figuratively.

For cross-country runners, the Section XI Championships, a state qualifying meet, are akin to a pass-or-fail test.

“Final exam time,” said Bishop McGann-Mercy coach Les Williams. READ

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11/25/16 5:57am
11/25/2016 5:57 AM


Different? Oh, yes. Running is much different in track and field than in football. For one thing, no one’s trying to hit you.

As a quarterback for the Bishop McGann-Mercy Diocesan High School football team, Ryan Razzano was running to avoid being hit by 300-pound linemen. On the track, he is running to beat the clock.

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04/14/16 5:00pm
04/14/2016 5:00 PM

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The Bishop McGann-Mercy Diocesan High School boys track and field team has a lot more than two future college athletes in Alex Frabizio and Dale Kelly. That duo also serves as de facto assistant coaches and recruiters.

Even more impressive yet may be the words their coach had to say about them.