Earning a spot in the postseason has become the expectation around Riverhead. When the No. 7 Blue Waves took the field Tuesday for their first round matchup against No. 10 Connetquot, it marked the third straight year, and fifth out of seven, playing in the postseason.
What amounted to a play-in game for a play-in game has left the North Fork Ospreys out.
Much like the game of musical chairs that was played by youngsters in between innings at Jean W. Cochran Park in Peconic Friday night, the Ospreys have been left without a place in the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League playoffs. For the first time in 10 years, they will not be in the postseason. READ