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After a string of upsets, Glenn's season came to an end Sunday with a 3-0 loss to Williamsville South in the NYSPHSAA state Class B final. Williamsville South won, 25-16, 25-23, 25-23, to deny Glenn its third state championship in four years.
Daunted as a freshman, three years at the varsity level have matured Familusi into one of the most feared hitters. Now a senior, Familusi's eight kills against Lynbrook sparked Glenn in its 25-16, 25-10, 25-22 Long Island Class B title win Sunday at SUNY Old Westbury.
Kings Park defeated South Side, 3-2, at SUNY Old Westbury to win a fourth straight Class A Long Island Championship and the team's 67th straight victory over Long Island competition. Amanda Gannon had 19 kills, 24 digs and three blocks, and Jaclyn Wilton added 16 kills, 23 digs and two aces to lead Kings Park (20-0) in its 24-26, 25-14, 25-17, 24-26, 25-16 win.
Reimer had 24 kills and four blocks and Doorhy had 26 assists to lead Mattituck to a 3-0 win over East Rockaway for the Long Island Class C championship Sunday at SUNY Old Westbury. The Tuckers won, 25-21, 25-18, 25-18, for their second straight L.I. title and their fourth in five seasons.
The No. 2 Cyclones (15-1) had the No. 1 Warriors (13-1) on their heels from that moment, and went on to win the match, 19-25, 25-19, 14-25, 25-12, 25-17, to capture the county title.
Kings Park earned a 3-0 victory over Westhampton to secure its fourth straight Suffolk Class A girls volleyball title on Wednesday night at Suffolk Community College.
Embracing the role of David rather than Goliath, No. 3 Glenn defeated No. 1 Bayport-Blue Point in five games in the Suffolk Class B final at Suffolk Community College.
Defending county champions Kings Park takes on No. 2 seed Westhampton Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Suffolk Class A girls volleyball championship held at Suffolk Community College on #MSGV_Live
Nassau's Class C champion will be crowned as Carle Place takes on East Rockaway in the county championship at 6:30 p.m. on #MSGV_Live.
Carolanne Habeeb implored her mom to get a mammography in 2008. Soon after spearheading Massapequa's first "Dig Pink" fundraiser, the girls volleyball coach thought it would be hypocritical if she didn't urge her own mother to get screened for breast cancer.
The Clippers ultimately were undeterred, returning to the form they opened the match with to win the next two games in their 25-13, 14-25, 25-18, 25-23 non-league victory.
Determined not to let the match go to a fourth game, Sayville's girls rallied to win the third and defeat the visitors, 25-20, 26-24, 26-24, in a League VI match.
Amanda Gannon had 16 kills, Kathleen Benson had eight kills and Emily Stephens had seven blocks to lead Kings Park to a 25-16, 25-22, 25-17 non-league win over host Bayport-Blue Point.
Led by DeTullio, who broke out with 31 digs, and Shabbir, who had 11 digs and 20 kills, the Cyclones (8-1) quickly returned to form, defeating Bellmore, 16-25, 25-19, 25-12, 26-24, in Conference A-I.
On Monday, the girls volleyball teams from Locust Valley and Glen Cove joined forces for the annual Dig Pink match at Locust Valley to support breast cancer research.
With a relatively inexperienced group, developing as it goes, the junior's role has expanded from simply being the setter to now, an emotional sparkplug. And Seaford is off to a 7-2 start.
The target once again is on Gannon, now that she is a senior superstar for the Kings Park girls volleyball team. After winning a third consecutive Long Island Class A title, Kings Park graduated its other two All-Long Island players, so naturally, the spotlight redirects to a certain 5-11 outside hitter.
The two-time Super Bowl champion and former college coach spoke to the captains, coaches and athletic administrators about tolerance, diversity and respect in athletics at the Nassau Sportsmanship Summit.
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