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Schenck’s smash broke a tie and a nose
Rebecca Kuperschmid’s double in the fourth led to two runs scoring, and her one-handed catch in the seventh ended Monday’s game. Jack Graves

“It’s the first time ever that East Hampton has had teams in the Long Island Junior Soccer League.”
Duvan Castro and his under-12 players, rallying above, comprise one of four teams the East Hampton Soccer Fever Club has entered in the Long Island Junior Soccer League. Marcelo Merchan

A 45-17 first-round playoff loss
The Sharks could field only the minimum for the April 8 Empire Geographic Union rugby playoff game in Fairlawn, N.J., with a predictable result. Craig Macnaughton

This Saturday, the boys and girls lacrosse teams are to give a free clinic to kindergartners through eighth graders at the Shinnecock Reservation in Southampton
A botched squeeze play led to a Shoreham-Wading River runner being run down by East Hampton’s catcher, James Foster, in the top of the fourth inning. Bonac’s starting pitcher, Curt Matthews, below, did well, though four or five errors didn’t help his cause. Jack Graves Photos Jack Graves Photos

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Los Criolleros the victors
Antonio Padilla, right, vying with Su Madre’s Bryan Ordones for the ball, and Xavi Piedra Martel, behind him, provided the firepower in Liga Sayausi’s 5-2 championship win at the Sportime Arena in Amagansett Saturday night. Craig Macnaughton

‘It’s a big blow not having Hunter,’ the coach said
Hunter Fromm, East Hampton’s all-county pitching prospect, is out for the season, his coach, Vinny Alversa, said this week, because of a thumb and ligament injury. Jack Graves
Baseball clinics at the high school field Saturday morning drew 28 third through fifth graders in the morning and 20 sixth through eighth graders in the afternoon. Jack Graves

The team had 11 individual cuts (national qualifying times)
Julia Brierley was one of those who swam national-qualifying times at the Y nationals in Greensboro, N.C., last week. Julieanne Purcell

Bageled 9-0
Sam Merritt kept coming at Westhampton Beach’s sluggers, who touched her for a home run, a triple, and two doubles in Monday’s 9-0 loss here. Craig Macnaughton

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Allura Leggard was a quadruple winner for East Hampton on April 5, in the 100, the 200, the long jump, and as the anchor of the 4-by-100 relay team. Jack Graves