St. John’s University-bound Ryan Fitzgerald, who had five goals including the game-winner in Putnam Valley’s win over Rye in the Section 1 Class C title game, leads the Tigers into today’s first-round state playoff game against Section 2’s Glens Falls at 3:30 p.m. at Yorktown High School. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com)
You can look forward to lots of big games today, gang. Iona Prep plays for its second straight Catholic state championship, state tournament action begins for Section 1 teams and continues for Connecticut teams.
Iona Prep (15-6) will play in the Catholic state championship game for the second straight year against Timon St. Jude (14-5) of the Buffalo area on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Iona Prep.
Section 1’s three class champions — John Jay (Class B), Putnam Valley (Class C) and Lakeland/Panas (Class A) — start state tournament action with a first-round tripleheader at Yorktown High School against the champions from the Albany region.
Here’s the schedule:
Class B: John Jay (18-1) vs. Niskayuna (15-4), 1 p.m.
Class C: Put Valley (16-4) vs. Glens Falls (11-6), 3:30 p.m.
Class A: Lakeland/Panas (16-3) vs. Shenendehowa (18-1), 6 p.m.
For info on the Section 2 teams involved in today’s action, check the links below:
The winners of today’s games advance to the state quarterfinals on Tuesday, June 8 at Middletown High School. The downstate semifinals are on Thursday, June 10 at Hofstra and the state finals are Saturday, June 12 at Stony Brook University. (See brackets below.)
Connecticut state tournament action continues with quarterfinal games. In Class A, FCIAC champion Greenwich, the No. 12 seed, visits No. 4 Fairfield Prep and top-seeded Staples hosts Simsbury.
Five-time defending Class M champion Darien, the No. 2 seed, hosts Wilton at 4 p.m. No. 3 New Canaan hosts No. 11 Daniel Hand at 4 p.m. Top-seeded New Fairfield faces No. 9 Avon at 4:30 p.m.
Among the Class S games, No. 2 Weston host No. 7 Old Lyme.
For the complete schedule and brackets, see the links below.
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