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It wasn’t the closing moments of a New York State Class A Federation semifinal victory, but it almost felt like it on the bench before Jamesville-DeWitt closed out a 62-31 win Saturday afternoon at the Glens Falls Civic Center.
The Mary Louis Academy had four players in double figures to defeat Baldwin, 59-49, in the New York State Federation Class AA girls basketball semifinals on Friday afternoon at the Glens Falls Civic Center.
South Shore took an important, and historic, step Friday afternoon by beating Long Island Lutheran, 58-53, in the New York State Federation Class AA semifinals at Glens Falls Civic Center.
Kelsey Quain stepped into a starring role to keep Ossining hopes for a fifth straight state championship alive with a huge second half in a state semifinal win over Our Lady of Mercy from Rochester.
The 5-foot-11 junior had a game-high 20 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in a dominant performance, while Zhaneia Thybulle added 14 points and six assists, most on passes to Nwabudu.
The Lady Bruins relied on stifling defense to limit Central Islip to just one point the rest of the way to cruise to a 56-31 win to win the Long Island Class AA title at SUNY Old Westbury Saturday afternoon.
Mount Sinai’s Brooke Cergol knocks down a 3-pointer as part of a comeback effort in the fourth quarter. The Mustangs trail 52-43 with less than two minutes remaining against Elmont.
Central Islip meets Baldwin for the Long Island Class AA title Saturday at 2:30 p.m. from SUNY Old Westbury and live on News12Varsity.com.
Lauren Hackett helped lead St. Anthony's to a second straight NYCHSAA Class AA title. Find out where the Friars are in this week's Long Island girls basketball power rankings.
*Start time has been delayed to approximately 8:30pm* The NSCHSAA Class AA title will be decided when St. Mary’s faces defending champion St. Anthony’s Tuesday from St. Joseph College and live on News12Varsity.com.
The top-seeded Bruins ratcheted up the defensive intensity and beat second-seeded Massapequa, 37-29, at Hofstra’s Mack Sports Complex Saturday afternoon.
The Nassau Class A title is on the line when top-seeded Elmont faces No. 2 North Shore Saturday at 11 a.m. from Hofstra’s Mack Sports Complex live on News12Varsity.com.
Central Islip’s Chanel Taylor drives aggressively to the rim and gets the bucket plus the foul to even the score against Commack, 35-35, with 1:01 left in the third quarter.
Commack’s Gabby Becerra makes her first of two baskets to close the third quarter against Central Islip. Becerra’s driving layup makes it 37-35 in the final minute of the third quarter.
The Suffolk Class AA title is up for grabs when top-seeded Commack faces No. 3 Central Islip in the Suffolk Class AA final Thursday at 5:30 p.m. from Stony Brook’s Island Federal Credit Union Arena live on News12Varsity.com.
Central Islip’s Naabea Assibey-Bonsu bangs down another 3-pointer, this time giving the Musketeers their first lead since the first quarter. With 2:20 remaining, Central Islip leads Commack 53-52.
Bonsu scored 22 of her game-high 26 points in the second half, helping the Musketeers rally from a 27-16 halftime deficit. She scored eight points after picking up her fourth foul with 4:54 left in the final quarter.
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Central Islip has entered the Long Island girls basketball power rankings after reaching the Suffolk Class AA final. Find out who joins Musketeers now
Third-seeded Sewanhaka meets second-seeded North Shore with a berth in the Nassau Class A final on the line Saturday evening at LIU Post. Watch live on News 12 Varsity!
The Musketeers stepped up the defensive intensity on Harris in the second half en route to a 63-53 win in the Suffolk Class AA semifinals at Stony Brook’s Island Federal Credit Union Arena Saturday afternoon.
A berth in the Suffolk Class AA final is on the line when top-seeded Commack faces No. 5 Hauppauge in the semifinals Saturday at 10 a.m. from Stony Brook’s Island Federal Credit Union Arena live on News12Varsity.com.
A berth in the Suffolk Class AA final is on the line when third-seeded Central Islip faces No. 7 Hills West in the semifinals Saturday at noon from Stony Brook’s Island Federal Credit Union Arena live on News12Varsity.com.
As Baldwin continues to roll toward another county title, find out where the Lady Bruins are in this week's Long Island girls basketball power rankings
Jill Spagnuola's late layup ensured Commack remains undefeated. Find out where the Cougars are in this week's Long Island girls basketball power rankings.
Amanda Pugliese and Elio Velez preview another great CHSAA matchup - St. Ray's vs. Molloy, which you can watch live Wednesday at 7:30 pm on News 12 Varsity.
Visiting Manasquan returned to the Jersey Shore with a scintillating 71-67 victory in a game that left those lucky enough to be at LuHi Sunday afternoon breathless and wishing there was a rematch on the horizon.