All high school sports postponed through Saturday

11/01/2012 12:39 PM |

GARRET MEADE FILE PHOTO | Kaan Ilgin and the Mattituck boys soccer team will have to wait a little longer for their first playoff game.

All high school sports in Suffolk County have been postponed through Saturday  — including football playoffs that were scheduled to begin Friday night, Section XI announced Thursday morning.

Exact dates for games are still to be determined and more information will be available Friday.

Many schools across the county are closed through the end of the week, making it nearly impossible to coordinate scheduling of any games. Boys soccer playoffs were supposed to begin Wednesday with Mattituck hosting Southampton and Southold facing Greenport. The Mattituck girls soccer team was scheduled to play Friday at Babylon.

The cross country county championship originally scheduled for Friday may have to be moved to a different location. Sunken Meadow State Park may not be accessible due to many down trees, according to an e-mail sent by Tony Toro, the cross country girls coordinator. Section XI will determine the date and location.

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