Nassau County Class C champion Cold Spring Harbor is among the teams from the region in a pursuit of a state title.
State tournament action is on hold in New York and Connecticut till Saturday.
New Jersey’s Group championships are today.
So we thought this would be a good time to run down what’s ahead as we head into next week’s championship games.
Here goes, gang:
Saturday’s Regional finals
Long Island championship games
at Stony Brook University
Class A: Farmingdale (Nassau/Section 8 ) vs. West Islip (Suffolk/Section 11), 5:30 p.m.
Class B: Garden City (Nassau/Section 8 ) vs. Shoreham-Wading River (Suffolk/Section 11), 8 p.m.
Class C: Cold Spring Harbor (Nassau/Section 8 ) vs. Bayport-Blue Point (Suffolk/Section 11), 3 p.m.
Section 1 vs. Section 2 games
at University at Albany
Class A: Mahopac (Section 1) vs. Shenendehowa (Section 2), 1 p.m.
Class B: Yorktown (Section 1) vs. Burnt Hills (Section 2), 3:30 p.m.
Class C: Bronxville (Section 1) vs. Glens Falls (Section 2), 6 p.m.
Wednesday, June 8 Downstate Semifinals
at White Plains High School
Class A: Section 8/11 quarterfinal winner (Long Island champion) vs. Section 1/2 quarterfinal winner, 3:30 p.m.
Class B: Section 8/11 quarterfinal winner (Long Island champion) vs. Section 1/2 quarterfinal winner, 5:30 p.m.
Class C: Section 8/11 quarterfinal winner (Long Island champion) vs. Section 1/2 quarterfinal winner, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 8 Upstate Semifinals
at St. John Fisher College, Rochester
Class A: Ithaca (Section 3) vs. Pittsford (Section 5)/Clarence (Section 6) quarterfinal winner, 3:30 p.m.
Class B: St. Lawrence Central (Section 10)/Jamesville-DeWitt (Section 3 winner) vs. Irondequoit (Section 5)/Niagara-Wheatfield (Section 6) winner, 5:30 p.m.
Class C: Salmon River/Potsdam Central (Section 10)/Cazenovia (Section 3) winner vs. Penn Yan (Section 5)/Silver Creek (Section 6), 8 p.m.
Saturday, June 11 State Finals
at Cicero-North Syracuse High School, Syracuse
Class A: 11 a.m.
Class B: 1:30 p.m.
Class C: 4 p.m.
No. 8 Simsbury at No. 1 Newtown, 3 p.m.
No. 12 Greenwich at No. 4 Fairfield Prep, 3 p.m.
No. 7 Brien McMahon at No. 2 Staples, 3 p.m.
No. 14 Conard at No. 6 Ridgefield, 3 p.m.
No. 9 Fairfield-Ludlowe at No. 1 Darien, 3 p.m.
No. 13 Guilford at No. 5 Wilton, 3 p.m.
No. 7 New Canaan at No. 2 East Lyme, 3 p.m.
No. 11 Branford at No. 3 New Fairfield, 3 p.m.
No. 8 Old Saybrook at No. 1 Somers, 3 p.m.
No. 12 St. Joseph at No. 4 Ledyard, 3 p.m.
No. 7 Granby at No. 2 Stonington, 3 p.m.
No. 11 Ellington at No. 3 Joel Barlow, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, June 8 Semifinals
Sites, Times TBD
Newtown/Simsbury winner vs. Fairfield Prep/Greenwich winner
Staples/Brien McMahon winner vs. Conard/Ridgefield winner
Darien/Fairfield-Ludlowe winner vs. Guilford/Wilton winner
East Lyme/New Canaan winner vs. New Fairfield/Branford winner
Somers/Old Saybrook winner vs. Ledyard/St. Joseph winner
Stonington/Granby winner vs. Joel Barlow/Ellington winner
Saturday, June 11 State Finals
at Brien McMahon High School, Norwalk
Class L: Newtown/Simsbury/Fairfield Prep/Greenwich winner vs. Staples/Brien McMahon/Conard/Ridgefield winner
Class M: Darien/Fairfield-Ludlowe/Guilford/Wilton winner vs. East Lyme/New Canaan/New Fairfield/Branford winner
Class S: Somers/Old Saybrook/Ledyard/St. Joseph winner vs. Stonington/Granby/Joel Barlow/Ellington winner
Meanwhile, New Jersey’s Group championships, scheduled for yesterday, were postponed till today because of the threat of severe storms.
Of note, in Group 2, Summit carries a 66-game win streak into its game against Chatham.
Here’s the rundown
Group 1: Mountain Lakes vs. Glen Ridge, at Livington
Group 2: Chatham vs. Summit, at Ridge
Group 3: Moorestown vs. Ridge, at Ridge
Group 4: Bridgewater-Raritan vs. Hunterdon Central, at Watchung Hills
Non-Public A: Delbarton vs. St. Augustine, at Livington
Non-Public B: Immaculata vs. Montclair Kimberley, at Watchung Hills
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