All summer long, MSG Varsity brings you a recap of the past year in Long Island’s top high school sports. We’ll publish a new “Year in Review” article every Thursday. Next up, we look back at the year that was in Long Island girls soccer.
Center Moriches High School Girls Soccer Photos
It was not the fairytale ending they dreamed for themselves. But the players from the Center Moriches girls soccer team walked off the field to adoring fans, raucous applause and the respect of everyone who had just witnessed them giving it their all.
Nolan's penalty kick with 1:15 remaining in the first overtime period propelled Center Moriches to a 3-2 win over Carle Place in the Class B Long Island championship Saturday at Adelphi University.
Junior forward Casey Luongo scored twice in the second half to lead top-seeded Center Moriches to a 4-0 victory over No. 2 Babylon Saturday night in the Suffolk Class B girls soccer final at Diamond in the Pines in Coram.
Suffolk girls soccer brackets 2014 Class AA First round @ Higher seeds Monday, Oct. 27, 2 p.m. No. 15 East Islip at No. 2 Smithtown West No. 14 Huntington at No. 3 Ward Melville No. 13 Hills West at No. 4 Hauppauge No. 12 Smithtown East at No. 5 West Islip No. 11 Sachem East at No. 6 Lindenhurst, 4
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CORTLAND, N.Y. -- The bus ride was silent during the long ride to Cortland. Center Moriches had heard about its opponent Marcellus -- how it had beaten teams by double digits, how it outscored opponents by over 100 goals in just 20 games, how its passing game was among the best in the state.
Suffolk County's best girls soccer players were honored.
Babylon and Center Moriches were suspended at 1-1 due to darkness in the Suffolk Class B final.
Emily Fey's penalty kick clinches 'B' title for Center Moriches after both teams were equal at 1-1 heading into penalty kicks and the games being stopped due to darkness a day earlier.