Fairfield University-bound senior midfielder Pete De Salvo, shown in action during the Gaels’ 10-9 win Saturday over Bishop Timon-St. Jude of Buffalo, helped Iona Prep hang on after building a 10-6 lead and win a second straight state title. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps.com)
Among the highlights from Saturday:
* Iona Prep won a second straight state title, holding on to defeat Timon St. Jude of the Buffalo area 10-9 after leading 10-6 in the second half. Steve Trizano had four goals for the Gaels.
* FCIAC champion Greenwich was eliminated from the state tournament, falling to Fairfield Prep 9-7.
* Defending Class M Connecticut state champion Darien escaped with a 10-9 win over Wilton to advance to the semifinals.
* John Jay’s 15-game win streak ended with a 7-6 loss to 2009 New York State Class B finalist Niskayuna in the state quarterfinals.
* Lakeland/Panas and Put Valley advanced to the state quarterfinals. The Rebels won their second straight overtime game, beating Shenendehowa 10-9 in Class A while the Tigers handled Glens Falls 12-3 in Class C.
Glad you asked.
Here’s the rundown of Tuesday’s New York state quarterfinals and Connecticut semifinals.
New York state quarterfinals
Hofstra University bracket (Long Island championships)
Class B: Comsewogue (17-1) vs. Garden City (16-3), 3:30 p.m.
Class C: John Glenn-Elwood (11-6) vs. Manhasset (17-0), 6 p.m.
Class A: West Islip (18-1) vs. Farmingdale (16-2), 8: 30 p.m.
Middletown High School bracket (Section 1/Section 2 winner vs. Section 9 champion)
Class B: Niskayuna (16-4) vs. Saugerties (13-2), 3:30 p.m.
Class C: Putnam Valley (17-4) vs. Red Hook (12-4), 5:30 p.m.
Class A: Lakeland/Panas (17-3) vs. Warwick Valley (17-1), 8 p.m.
at Brien McMahon
Staples (18-0) vs. Fairfield Prep (14-4), 7:15 p.m.
at West Haven
Cheshire (16-2) vs. Glastonbury (14-4), 7:15 p.m.
Darien (16-2) vs. New Canaan (15-3), 5 p.m.
New Fairfield (15-2) vs. Conard (13-5), 7:15 p.m.
Ledyard (18-0) vs. Monday’s St. Joseph’s-Trumbull (13-6)/Somers (9-8) winner at West Haven, 5 p.m.
Weston (16-2) vs. Stonington (13-5) at Brien McMahon, 5 p.m.
Connecticut state tournament schedule, brackets
New York state tournament schedule, brackets
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