The Ward Melville athletic department has confirmed that Patriot playoff games will still take place Friday and Saturday despite the challenges the school has faced with power outages and weather concerns.
The playoff schedule is as follows:
- Girls' soccer: No. 4 Ward Melville plays No. 12 Sachem North at 2 p.m.
- Boys' soccer: No. 3 Ward Melville plays No. 14 Smithtown East at 5 p.m.
- Field hockey: No. 5 Ward Melville at No. 4 Smithtown East at 9:30 a.m.
- Football: No. 8 Ward Melville at No. 1 Connetquot at 1 p.m.
- Girls' swimming: Team goes for its 21st straight county championship at Suffolk CC on Saturday afternoon