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Calverton teen sets records in national powerlifting competition

What began as a pandemic hobby has turned 16-year old Andrew MacGray into a powerlifting record holder — and an opportunity to compete on an international stage this year.

Blue Waves, coming off their best finish in program history, take home honors at coaches’ association awards dinner

The Riverhead Blue Waves Suffolk County Division I championship field hockey team took home numerous awards from the Suffolk County Field Hockey Coaches Association’s annual awards dinner last night.

Blue Waves advance in field hockey playoffs with shut-out win over West Islip

The Blue Waves advanced in the field hockey playoffs today with a 3-0 win over West Islip on Riverhead’s home field.

Centereach blows past Riverhead, 41-0

It was a rough day on the gridiron for the Riverhead Blue Waves, who were shut down by the Centereach Cougars.

For first time in 20 years, Riverhead girls cross country wins league championship

The Riverhead High School girls cross country team has won a league championship for the first time in 20 years.

Riverhead routs Deer Park 41-0 for big homecoming day win

Game-action photos from the Riverhead Blue Waves homecoming game victory over Deer Park 41-0.

Smithtown East Bulls topple Riverhead Blue Waves, 35-19

The Blue Waves fought hard but fell to Smithtown East in Saturday's game at Coach Mike McKillop Memorial Field.

McGann-Mercy claims Class C title with 18-1 victory over Southold

McGann-Mercy swept Southold to win the Suffolk Class C Championship yesterday in Southold.

Penny’s complete game shutout lifts McGann-Mercy in Class C finals opener

Sarah Penny pitched a complete-game gem, fanning 11 and giving up just four hits and no walks as McGann-Mercy defeated Southold 3-0 in the opening game of the Class C finals yesterday.

Waves defeat Middle Country 13-12, to snare first-ever semifinal berth

The Blue Waves are heading to the girls lacrosse semifinals for the first time in program history, after today’s 13-12 win over over Middle Country on a goal by Delu Rizzo with 30 seconds left in the game.