Sports Results for Week of Jan. 23, 2012
The girls varsity bowlers defeated West Islip 3-0 on Jan. 23 at East Islip Lanes, finishing the regular season undefeated at 12-0. Kristina Freitag led the team with a 225 game and 659 series. Other scorers included Jordan Kruger (232 game, 651 series), Nancy Baione (258 game, 608 series), Kelsey Fryer (202 game, 582 series) and Courtney McGinn (225 game).
This remarkable team has the following county highs for the season: points (456.5), win percentage (95.1), games won (36), matches won (12), high game (1201), high series (3431) and team average (1044.9).
East Islip will play in the Suffolk County playoffs on Saturday, Feb. 4 at Sayville Lanes.
East Islip’s boys bowling team defeated North Babylon 2-1 on Jan. 24. They won 1091-795, 981-1050, 1039-948, led by Jacob Klein (236 game, 649 series) and Nick DeFazio (236 game, 621 series).
The team won again at home on Jan. 26, beating Deer Park 3-0 (1223-954, 1087-934, 1117-913) and raising their record to 11-3. High scorers were DeFazio (a 256 in the first game of his 716 series), Klein (247 game, 700 series) and John Kavanaugh (266 game, 710 series).
East Islip's 1123 points in the Game 1 is the highest game score in Suffolk County this year.
BOYS VARSITY BASKETBALL
East Islip clinched a playoff spot on Jan. 26 at home, beating Centereach 54-37. High scorers were Evan Maxwell (18 points, 16 rebounds) and Brian Johnson (15 points).
GIRLS VARSITY BASKETBALL
Home team Centereach defeated East Islip 44-30 on Jan. 26. Mariah Cullen was East Islip’s high scorer with 15 points.