Girls Soccer Team Wins Suffolk Class B Title

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The Babylon Panthers (13-3-1) girls soccer team edged the top-seeded Center Moriches Lady Red Devils, 1-0, on Nov. 9 at Center Moriches High School to win the Suffolk Class B title.

Babylon, heading into the game ranked No. 2 in the Suffolk Class B bracket, snapped a scoreless tie with 25 minutes left in the second half when junior striker Shelby Fredericks found the back of the net on a crisp feed from Carolanne Murphy. Senior goalkeeper Hannah McGlinchey made 17 saves for her fifth shutout of the season and first of the playoffs.

The Panthers advance to the Long Island Class B championship game, Nov. 13 at 3 p.m. at Dowling.