Wildcats Are LI Champions

Backline defender Eduardo Alfaro (3) played stellar defense all year and has really stepped it up for the Playoffs.
Backline defender Eduardo Alfaro (3) played stellar defense all year and has really stepped it up for the Playoffs.
Captain versus captain provided a tough matchup, but Witman Hernandez (17) scored 2 goals and was unstoppable.
Captain versus captain provided a tough matchup, but Witman Hernandez (17) scored 2 goals and was unstoppable.
Sean Zagorski (left) picked a great time to score his first goal of the season, which ended up being the game winner.
Sean Zagorski (left) picked a great time to score his first goal of the season, which ended up being the game winner.
Fabrizio Chamorro launches a shot passed the goalie. Fabrizio added a goal and an assist to catapult the Wildcats into the State semifinals.
Fabrizio Chamorro launches a shot passed the goalie. Fabrizio added a goal and an assist to catapult the Wildcats into the State semifinals.
Whitman midfielder Jonathan Consolo (11) was a big contributor securing ball possession for Whitman.
Whitman midfielder Jonathan Consolo (11) was a big contributor securing ball possession for Whitman.
The Long Island Champions celebrate for a moment, but they all agree there is still unfinished business.
The Long Island Champions celebrate for a moment, but they all agree there is still unfinished business.

The Boys Varsity Soccer Team captured the Long Island Championship for the first time in school history with a 4-1 win over Hicksville last night. Witman Hernandez scored 2 goals which raised his season total to 22 goals. Sean Zagorski picked a great time to score his first goal of the season which ended up being the game winner. Fabrizio Chamorro added a goal and an assist as well. Chipping in for the Wildcats with assists was Michael Lorello and  Jon Consolo. The back line of Eduardo Alfaro, Blake Aronsen, Bobby Cerrito, Noel Reyes, and Sean Zagorski played stellar defense. Austin Salas made five saves to secure the win. The Wildcats will play in the state semifinals on Saturday at 4:15pm vs Hilton High School at Middletown High School.

Thank you Phil Orlando for these great action shots!

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Newsday story has a interesting take...you may access it here:


http://www.newsday.com/sports/high-school/boys-soccer/sean-zagorski-witman-hernandez-lead-whitman-to-first-long-island-championship-1.11076470