NYSPHSAA Class B Championship
At Middletown High School, 11 a.m.
Yorktown Huskers (16-6) vs. Jamesville-DeWitt (20-2)
Road to the final: Yorktown beat John Jay 8-5 in the Section 1 final then beat Burnt Hills 16-9, Highland 17-3 and Shoreham-Wading River 7-6. Jamesville-DeWitt beat Auburn 15-7 in the Section 3 final, then beat Massena 20-4, Horseheads 15-2 and Webster-Thomas 13-9.
NYSPHSAA titles: Huskers 7. Red Rams 4.
Previous championship meetings: Yorktown 10, Jamesville-DeWitt 9 (2014), Yorktown 10, Jamesville-DeWitt 6 (2003).
Noteworthy stat: The Huskers are 1-4 when they give up at least nine goals. The Red Rams are scoring an average of 17.1 goals per game in the playoffs.
Leading scorers: Yorktown – Jamison Embury 26G 38A, Kyle Casey 40G 23A, Justin Cavallo 40G 15A; Jamesville-DeWitt – Ryan Archer 61G 50A, Griffin Cook 62G 33A, Grayson Burns 64G 16A.
Committed: Huskers – Liam Donnelly (Rutgers) Sr. G; Tyler Makar (St. Joseph’s) Sr. D; Justin Cavallo (Albany) Jr. A; Kyle Casey (Albany) Jr. M; Jose Boyer (Notre Dame) Jr. D; Anthony Altimari (Delaware) Jr. M/FO; Brett Makar (Maryland) So. D; Red Rams – Griffin Cook (Syracuse) So. A; Michael Schwedes (Tampa) Sr. D; Grayson Burns (Bucknell) Sr. A; Sam Mueller (Hobart) Sr. D.
Outlook: It’s a classic matchup, a high-powered Jamesville-DeWitt offense vs. a tenacious Yorktown defense. The Huskers are coming in off their best game of the season. The Red Rams will likely have to show more patience than they have all season long.
The other games: Class C – Penn Yan vs. Cold Spring Harbor, 1:30 p.m.; Class A – Victor vs. Ward Melville, 4 p.m.