St. Anthony’s, Kellenberg win crowns in boys’ lacrosse

GREGORY A. SHEMITZ | TLIC
Kellenberg’s Kevin Liddy lifts the championship trophy.

St. Anthony’s High School, South Huntington, won the AAA crown and Kellenberg Memorial, Uniondale, earned the AA title at the diocesan CHSAA boys’ lacrosse championships May 24 at Hofstra University. St. Anthony’s defeated Chaminade, Mineola, 8-6, marking the fourth straight  year the Friars beat the Flyers in the finals. The victory also earned St. Anthony’s the state Catholic AAA championship. Kellenberg beat Holy Trinity, Hicksville, 11-9, in the nightcap to capture its first lacrosse title in school history.

St. Anthony’s players celebrate after the game.