Wantagh won its first New York State title since 1998 and finished atop the Long Island baseball power rankings. Find out who joins the Warriors.
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Wantagh is atop the Long Island baseball power rankings again after winning its first Long Island title since 2010. Find out who joins the Warriors now.
The Wildcats exuded pride about their accomplishments in 2016 moments after a season-ending 5-0 loss to Marlboro Central in the Southeast Regional Class B final Saturday at Farmingdale State. A win would have sent Wheatley (21-6) to the state semifinals for the first time since 2013.
After allowing two runs and four hits in the first two innings, Ryan retired 15 of the final 16 hitters, including 13 straight, in Wheatley’s 4-2 win over Center Moriches.
Wantagh remains atop the Long Island baseball power rankings, but there are four new teams this week. Find out who they are now.
NASSAU I SYOSSET BRAVES Coach: John Calabria 2015 record: 18-2 Key players Mac O’Keefe, A, Sr. Lucas Cotler, M, Sr. Matt Benus, M, Jr. Mikey Elardo, M, Sr. E.J. Aronson, D, Sr. Outlook: Experience and depth will be assets for a team likely to make a deep playoff run. Syosset is loaded with Division
NASSAU I COLD SPRING HARBOR SEAHAWKS Coach: Danielle Castellane 2015 record: 12-6 Key players Ashley Lynch, attack, Sr. Samantha DeBellis, attack, Sr. Katie Hudson, midfield, Sr. Katie Kotowski, midfield, Jr. Abbey Ngai, goalie, Jr. Outlook: Returning all-Americans Lynch and DeBellis anchor an
WHEATLEY WILDCATS Coach: Paul Paino 2015 record: 21-4 Key players John Ryan, P/1B, 6-4, 220, Sr. Evan Mattioli, OF, 5-10, 170, Sr. Johnny Karikas, C/OF, 5-11, 180, Sr. Antonio Deodato, OF/P, 5-9, 165, Jr. Brandon Rothstein, 2B, 5-8, 150, Sr. Outlook: Ryan, a Hofstra commit, hit .439 last season and
Howes, who scored 17 points in the semifinals, was the floor general who dished out seven assists in No. 1 Oyster Bay’s 54-42 Nassau B boys basketball championship victory over No. 3 Wheatley Thursday at LIU Post.
Carle Place and Wheatley face off with a championship on the line in the Nassau Class C title game, Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. on #MSGV_Live.