New York High School Basketball - Islip nips East IslipJanuary 30, 2019: Islip Terrace, NY 11752
Islip Buccaneers (Islip, NY) backers were pleased Wednesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host East Islip Redmen (Islip Terrace, NY), 49-44 in a league bout.
With the victory, Islip upgrades its record to 13-7 on the campaign. The Buccaneers host Rocky Point (Rocky Point, NY) to play the Eagles in a Section 11 A-4 bout on Friday, February 1. The Eagles come into the bout with a record of 4-17. Rocky Point lost 46-33 in their recent league bout against Eastport-South Manor (Manorville, NY)
Next up, the Redmen play the Harborfields Tornadoes (Greenlawn, NY) in a Section 11 A-4 bout, on Friday, February 1. East Islip will attempt to upgrade on its 10-7 season record. The Tornadoes come into the bout with a 12-6 record after their 54-51 non-league loss to Half Hollow Hills West (Dix Hills, NY).