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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Plainedge deals Hewlett first loss
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Hewlett quarterback Zach Richman moved past Plainedge's John Johnson during the third quarter of last Saturday's Conference III showdown.

“He shed a lot of tackles today,” Plainedge coach Rob Shaver said of Soriente, who also threw a two-point conversion pass. “I think he had just one big run, but all the others were at least five yards.”

Hewlett cut the deficit to 21-14 by halftime. Schweitzer ran for 29 yards on a misdirection to set up an 11-yard touchdown run by Richman, but the hosts didn’t score again after senior David Ben-Yosef’s extra point.

“We’ll see how we bounce back,” Iaquinta said. “After a loss is when you find out about a team’s character.” 

The Bulldogs totaled 117 points in the first three weeks as Richman threw for nine touchdowns with no interceptions. Next up is a trip to Glen Cove this Saturday for a 3 p.m. kickoff.



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