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Congratulations to the undefeated Blue Waves JV football team!

Congratulations to the Riverhead JV football team on its undefeated (8-0) season! Way to go, Blue Waves!

Blue Waves football season ends with tough loss to Smithtown West

An interception and 85-yard touchdown run sealed the Waves' fate Saturday afternoon.

Riverhead comes up with big homecoming win against Copiague

Riverhead (3-3) needed to come away with the win today, and that’s exactly what they did.

Football Mercy defeats Greenport 30-14

Monarchs quarterback Ryan Razzano connected for three touchdown passes, including one to wide receiver John Urrico, who made a spectacular catch in the second quarter.

Football: Riverhead falls to Hills West, 26-6

The Riverhead Blue Waves lost their last home game of the season today to Half Hollow Hills West, 26-6.

Photos: Riverhead notches dramatic first win of season in homecoming game, 27-26

It was quite the barn burner at Mike KcKillop Memorial Field today, as the Riverhead Blue Waves defeated the Copiague Eagles 27-26.

Photos: West Islip defeats Riverhead 41-0

Riverhead struggled against West Islip yesterday, losing 41-0.

Football Photos: Monarchs fall to Porters, 40-0

The McGann-Mercy Monarchs fell to the Porters 40-0 in the 2016 season opener on the Monarchs' home field last night.

Football card discounts: Here’s all the offers at local businesses this year

Riverhead High School’s football discount card is now available at locations around town, offering year-round savings at two dozen local businesses.

With the help of father-figure coach, former Blue Wave Zikel Reddick turns things around in California

With the help of a beloved coach, Riverhead Blue Wave running back gets a fresh start at California prep school, where he posts good grades in the classroom and great stats on the gridiron, making All-State and getting looks from D1 universities.