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Glen Cove Sacks Hewlett, 33-12

Big Red won its first playoff game Saturday, continuing an impressive winning streak.

Glen Cove won its first Division III playoff game at home Saturday versus Hewlett, maintaining a lead throughout the game to end 33-12.

The first half ended with Glen Cove up 13-6. A third quarter Glen Cove touchdown plus one made the score 20-6.

Hewlett answered with a touchdown of their own but missed the kick, making it 20-12.

Glen Cove recovered a Hewlett fumble and scored again in the fourth quarter, bringing the score to 26-12. Another touchdown and goal point left the final score at 33-12.

The win is the second-seeded team's eighth of the season, having ended the regular season 7-1 to match the 1998 squad's record number of regular season wins.

Suzanne Anderson November 11, 2012 at 03:11 PM
Our High School kids were a true example of community spirit at the game yesterday. Congratulations to our boys! The mayor invited the community to Soccerfest yesterday while at the same time our High School kids were rising to the challenge of missing almost 2 weeks of school but yet everyone - the team, cheerleaders, kickline and our AMAZING band all pulled of a victory that will now send us off to HOFSTRA!!! I'm glad I was there to support our high school kids. Come cheer on our kids this Friday, 7:30 pm at Hofstra! GO BIG RED!
Suzanne Anderson November 11, 2012 at 03:27 PM
I forgot to mention our Varsity Soccer boys....who also pulled off an incredible victory in the playoffs on Friday to win the honor to go to tthe second round of playoffs at Adelphi yesterday against defending state champs Jericho. Our Big Red boys lost the game but we are proud of their accomplishments this season!!!!
Lynn Kassar November 11, 2012 at 04:07 PM
Congratulations to the Glen Cove Varsity Football Team! Another big win in the first rounds of playoffs..come support these incredible boys Friday November 16th at HOFSTRA 7:30pm as they advance to the semi-finals! GO BIG RED!
anar November 11, 2012 at 05:40 PM
Way to go Big Red! It has been years since Glen Cove Football has made an appearance at the Big 4 at Hofstra, but this team is doing things not seen before in Glen Cove. After that week 1 loss, 8 wins in a row to get to Hofstra is incredible. Great job Kopecky and the rest of that coaching staff now beat Plainedge!!!
Debra Manzione November 12, 2012 at 12:16 PM
Looking forward Hofstra! Congratulations to players and coaches. Now let's get the carpools going and show our support by crowding the stands with cheering fans. We are proud of you! Deb Manzione
Vin NY November 12, 2012 at 12:55 PM
Now lets get those math and reading scores up
jim November 12, 2012 at 04:50 PM
Nice job Vin way to take a positive accomplishment and bash the school you are a disgrace
Gerri November 12, 2012 at 10:13 PM
AMAZING,AMAZING,AMAZING Congratulations Glen Cove H.S. Big Red Football ! If you weren't there you missed an exciting football game, so lets all go to Hofstra and cheer these amazing boys and their coaches on,they need our support !! LETS GO BIG RED ! As for Vin, Get a Life !

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