The junior kicked with approximately 250 meters left, flying past Garifo and across the finish line in 2 minutes, 0.71 seconds on the first day of the Suffolk boys track and field division championships Monday afternoon at Centereach High School. Garifo was second in 2:01.80.
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Mackedon clinched the Suffolk individual boys golf title, shooting a 145 over two rounds at Rock Hill Golf Club, and also led Ward Melville to its second straight team championship. The senior shot a 1-under-par 70 on Tuesday, and a 75 on Thursday, needing a late push on the back nine to beat out
Second-seeded Middle Country’s 7-0 run in the first half of Friday’s 14-9 win over No. 7 Sachem North in a Suffolk Class A quarterfinal at Newfield High School was sparked by Jamie Ortega, who credited her team’s in-practice conditioning for making them faster.
The Sayville senior won the Suffolk individual girls golf championship on Tuesday, after shooting a 164 over two days at Middle Island Country Club. O’Mara had the best round of the tournament with a 9-over 80 on Monday, followed with an 84 on Tuesday.
With the score tied in the bottom of the 10th inning, MacPherson drove a single to rightfield to score Julia Muratore in Sachem North’s 2-1 walk-off win over Sachem East in Suffolk I softball.
Using the clock to their advantage was key in the Lions’ 9-8 Suffolk I victory.
Naujokas led Suffolk to a second-place finish, accounting for a competition-best 1,252 (208.7 average) of the team’s 5,702 pins. Section II (Saratoga) won with 5,778. Naujokas didn’t even know she had the highest pin total.
SUFFOLK I NORTHPORT TIGERS Coach: George Searing 2015 record: 17-2 Key players Finn Goonan, D, Sr. Rob Dosch, D, Sr. John Tabert, M, Sr. Ryan Magnuson, M, Jr. Connor Cronin, M, Jr. Outlook: Defense and midfield are mostly intact for the reigning League I champions. Expect a playoff run behind
Sachem North's James Avanzato scores a game-high nine goals in Saturday's 17-7 win over host Mamaroneck.
BAY SHORE MARAUDERS Coach: Mike Herbst 2015 Record: 11-11 Key players Brian Weissert, SS/P, 6-1, 175, Sr. Hermes Abreu, C, 5-10, 205, Jr. Kevin Otto, OF/P, 6-0, 170, Sr. Chris LaRose, 1B, 6-0, 190, Sr. Joe Chionchio, 6-0, 180, Sr. Outlook: A combination of some of Suffolk’s top talent should make