Sports Results: Week of Oct. 8, 2012
Whitman defeated East Islip’s harriers, 15-40, on Oct. 9 at the Sunken Meadow course.
BOYS VARSITY GOLF
EI visited Bayport-Blue Point on Oct. 10 and came away with a 5-4 victory at the West Sayville course, improving to 6-3 in League V play.
Sayville clinched the league championship by defeating East Islip, 8.5-1.5, at West Sayville Country Club on Oct. 11.
BOYS VARSITY SOCCER
Zack Acocella’s goal with 7 minutes left helped East Islip beat Riverhead, 2-1, on Oct. 9. Goalie Frank Noviello made 10 saves. Nolan Ferrin scored EI’s other goal. Danny Munar and Brady Benitez notched an assist each.
EI settled for a 1-1 tie on Oct. 11 against North Babylon. Troy Revello scored for East Islip, with Benitez assisting. Noviello made 9 saves.
VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY
EI shut out Sayville, 2-0, on Oct. 9, spurred by Nicole Levy’s goal with 9:54 left. Alexa Martino also scored for East Islip; Emily Cassar recorded 1 assist. Goalie Erica Hayden made 2 saves, marking her first career shutout. The game was also the 200th victory for EI coach Christopher Veit.
The next game for East Islip also ended up a shutout, with the Lady Redmen beating West Babylon, 4-0, on Oct. 11. Scorers were Levy (2 goals, 1 assist), Carlee Ancona (1 goal), Martino (1 goal), Elizabeth Vetter (1 assist). Hayden made 4 saves.
The Redmen’s season-long, four-game unbeaten streak came to an end on Oct. 13, as they fell at home to Smithtown West by a 13-10 score.
First-place (Niamh Ash, 19:07) and second-place (Kayla Murphy, 20:21) finishes for EI’s girls cross-country team at their Oct. 9 meet led East Islip to a 15-50 victory over Whitman.
East Islip’s gymnasts beat Floyd on Oct. 12, 134.25-116.40. Rachel Silsdorf won the balance beam (8.4).
GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER
EI defeated Half Hollow Hills West on Oct. 10, with Kayla Saager’s two goals sparking the team’s 3-2 victory. Shannon Cumming also scored for EI. Goalie Kiersten Conway made 3 saves.
GIRLS VARSITY TENNIS
In defeating Bay Shore, 6-1, on Oct. 10, East Islip’s girls varsity tennis team (10-0) won League III. Bridget Kavanaugh and Madison Schrader defeated Emily Hoffman and Chrissy Martin, 6-1, 6-4 in third doubles. Singles winners were Karen Serina (first), Emily Hyland (second), Christina Hyland (third) and Abby Dell’Orto (fourth). Justina Marku and Shelby Clyne won at second doubles.
Visiting EI narrowly lost to Smithtown West, 3-2, on Oct. 9.
At home on Oct. 11, the Lady Redmen downed North Babylon, 3-0. Vanessa Marques had 10 aces and Briana Heffernan had 8 in the 25-6, 25-19, 25-14 League III victory.