Originally Posted by Anonymous
I think LI teams are tired of playing each other at these showcases. I understand that a lot of great kids come from Long Island but to play each other does not make sense. Maybe if you meet in a playoff or final that would work but I think these kids want to face kotjer kids from different states even if it means winning or losing some. just my opinion but I think most people feel the same way, even teams from other states.

Nothing is worse then traveling down to Maryland and your opponents in 3 out of 5 games vs teams from LI..:)