LL_Game-Day-CROPPED16We are now in state tournament play throughout the nation’s No. 1 hotbed for lacrosse, the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut tristate region. For updated brackets for all three states, click here.

Long Island, however, still has to crown its county champions prior to the Long Island Championships (state quarterfinals) on Saturday, June 1 at Stony Brook University.

Today, Nassau County’s three representatives in the LIC will be determined as Section 8 holds its championship games in a tripleheader at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium.

The day begins at 3:30 p.m. with Woodstick 2 as top-seeded Garden City takes on No. 2 Manhasset in a rematch of the April 27 123rd Woodstick Classic, won by ‘Set, 9-7.

It’s another 1 vs. 2 matchup in Class C as Cold Spring Harbor faces Friends Academy at 6 p.m.

The 8 p.m. Class A final features No. 1 Massapequa against third-seeded Port Washington.

You can watch all three Nassau title games live on MSGVarsity.com.

The premiere telecast of the Class B game will be on Friday, May 31 at 10 p.m. on MSG Varsity Channel 14 (Optimum). The Class A premiere telecast is Friday, May 31 at 4 p.m. The Class A premiere telecast is Saturday, June  at 7 p.m.

It’s Day 1 of the Suffolk County finals with one of the three Section 11 class championships set for today as defending Class C state champ Shoreham-Wading River, the top seed,  faces No. 3 Bayport-Blue Point at Dowling College at 7:30 p.m. You can watch it live on MSGVarsity.com.

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Today’s schedule/Postseason schedule


* CHSAA boys

* CHSAA girls

* Section 1 (Westchester, Rockland, Putnam and Dutchess counties) boys, girls (click on “Game schedule” tab and use the pull-down menu)

* Section 2 (Albany area) boys, girls

* Section 3 (Syracuse area) boys, girls

* Section 4 (Binghamton area) boys, girls

* Section 5 (Rochester area) boys, girls

* Section 6 independents

* Section 8 (Nassau County) boys, girls (click on “Game schedule” tab and use the pull-down menu)

* Section 9 (Orange and Ulster counties) boys, girls

* Section 10 (Potsdam area) boys, girls

* Section 11 (Suffolk County) boys, girls (click on “Schedule” tab and use the pull-down menu)

* New York City boys

* New York City girls


* CIAC (Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference) boys

* CIAC (Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference) girls


* NJ boys

* New Jersey boys (Public/Parochial)

* New Jersey (Public) girls

* New Jersey (Parochial) girls


* NE boys

* NE girls


* Beyond the tristate region/boys

* Beyond the tristate region/girls

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14 Responses to “Tuesday, 5/28: Nassau title tripleheader at Hofstra; Shoreham-Wading River vs. Bayport-Blue Point in Suffolk C final”

  1. LaxLessons.com says:

    Garden City leads 2-0 after one. Goals by Dale Stasco and Justin Guterding.

    • LaxLessons.com says:

      Guterding has four goals in the game and 49 for the season. Garden City leads Manhasset 6-1 at the half.

      • LaxLessons.com says:

        Manhasset controls time of possession in the third but has nothing to show for it. GC leads 7-1 after three closing in on its eight straight county crown.

  2. LaxLessons.com says:

    Friends has jumped out to a 2-0 first-quarter lead over CSH.

    • LaxLessons.com says:

      We have a good one at Hofstra. Friends scores a last-second goal to end the second quarter and leads CSH 3-2 at the half.

  3. LaxLessons.com says:

    Final:: Friends 9, CSH 4 in the Nassau County Class C title game.

  4. LaxLessons.com says:

    From Twitter.com/joe_lombardi:

    Here are the 10 Hudson Valley AAs named tonite:

    Here they are:

    Jack Lambert-John Jay
    Peter Conley-Mamaroneck
    Nick Mariano-Yorktown
    Trevor Koelsch-Yorktown
    Brian Prestreau-Yorktown
    Austin Fusco-Yorktown
    Luke Palmadesso-Yorktown
    Connor Vercruysse-Yorktown
    J.D. Colarusso-Arlington
    Jack Grass-Bronxville

  5. Vin says:

    Congrats to all but it’s a team sport and it’s all about WINS in May and June. Good luck to all of the Section 1 teams tomorrow. Represent

  6. rlaxfamily says:

    Congrats to all. Vin is correct…team first. All in Section I get it done!

  7. lax4lax says:

    St. John the Baptist beats Fordham Prep 9-7 to win the downstate Catholic AA Championship

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