Pearl River Sports: Girls Lacrosse Faces Nyack

Pearl River will play Nyack at home 4:30 p.m. today.

The last time Pearl River played Nyack in girls lacrosse, the Indians were the top seed in the Section 1 Class C playoffs. They had beaten the No. 9 Pirates twice druing the regular season.

Then Nyack built a five goal lead, but Pearl River rallied for a 16-15 upset.

The teams will meet again 4:30 p.m. today at Pearl River, a fitting return for Pirates Head Coach Laurie Mayernik after a two-week suspension. Mayernik is a Nyack graduate.

Hayes Shines at Mustangs Invitational

Pearl River junior Kelly Hayes won the 1600 meter run in 4:59.78 and took second in the 800 in 2:18.3 Saturday at the McNamara Mustangs Invitational in Forestville, MD.

Pearl River finished 7th overall in the girls team standings with 43 points. Host Bishop McNamara won with 98.5.

Pearl River teams finished second in the Girls Distance Medley (13:50.5), third in the 4X800 relay (9:59.3) and ninth in the 4X400 relay (4:14.20).

Three Pirates placed in the top 10 in the 3200, with Ailiah Durcan fifth, Amy Kuhn eighth and Cristen Ryan ninth. Emma Burnett took fifth in the Discus for Pearl River.

Full results from the meet can be found here

Monday Results

  • Boys lacrosse: -- Peter Moreau and James Stephen each scored three goals for Pearl River (4-6), but it was not enough as Hastings (6-2) rallied from a three-goal deficit. 

Upcoming Schedule

Tuesday's events

  • Golf: Pearl River vs. Nanuet at Broadacres, 3:30 p.m.
  • Tennis: Nyack at Pearl River, 4 p.m.
  • Girls lacrosse: Nyack at Pearl River, 4:30 p.m.


  • Softball: Pearl River at Nyack, 4:45 p.m.
  • Boys lacrosse: Pearl River at Suffern, 5:15 p.m.


  • Golf: Pearl River vs. Clarkstown South, 3:30 p.m.
  • Tennis: Pearl River at Nyack, 4 p.m.
  • Baseball: Nyack at Pearl River, 4:15 p.m.
  • Girls lacrosse: Nanuet at Pearl River, 4:15 p.m.


  • Tennis: Albertus at Pearl River, 4 p.m.
  • Baseball: Pearl River at Nyack, 4:15 p.m.


  • Boys and girls track and field: Pearl River in Gold Rush at Clarkstown South, 9 a.m.
  • Softball: Nanuet at Pearl River, 11 a.m.
  • Boys lacrosse: James O'Neill at Pearl River, noon

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Coaches, parents and other followers of Pearl River athletics, please send scores and information to ryan.buncher@patch.com or upload your pictures directly to stories about games as they are posted on Pearl River Patch. 

Don't forget this can include youth sports as well as updates on local athletes as they compete on the college level.


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