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Yani Cuesta would like to grow her beginners group
Ryan Fowkes, East Hampton High School’s top cross-country runner, won Labor Day’s Great Bonac 5K in Springs, in 17 minutes and 31 seconds. A teammate of his, Geo Espinoza, below, was the runner-up. Jack Graves

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Daniel Bluman went clean on Ladriano Z — to his and the large crowd’s delight
Daniel Bluman scored rare back-to-back wins in the Grand Prix Qualifier and in the Grand Prix at the Hampton Classic this past week — on Bacara d’Archonfosse in the qualifier and on Ladriano Z, above, in the Grand Prix. Durell Godfrey
Brianne Goutal, who rode Nice de Prissey clean in the first round, had one knockdown in the jump-off to finish second in the Hampton Classic’s Grand Prix. Later, at the press conference, she said with a smile that she was tired of being a bridesmaid. Sunday’s was her third runner-up finish here. Durell Godfrey
Sue Ellen Marder O’Connor and her sister, Nancy Marder Banfield, switched riding helmets for fancy hats at the Hampton Classic Sunday morning. With Banfield as her coach, O’Connor had three second-place finishes in adult amateur divisions and a fifth-place finish in the adult hunter classic. Jack Graves

Eighty-four came out for boys soccer, necessitating cuts
East Hampton’s boys soccer team “won” a scrimmage here with Pierson on Aug. 30 and defeated Mattituck 5-0 in a nonleaguer Friday before losing 2-0 to a perennial Nassau County power, Jericho, Saturday. Jack Graves
Rebecca Kuperschmid took Half Hollow Hills East’s number-one, Janelle Chen, to three sets in a mandatory nonleague tennis match that Hills East won 7-0 here last Thursday. Jack Graves

Coach McKee said he was not giving up
The above photo was taken during East Hampton’s 36-21 upset of Bayport-Blue Point in last fall’s finale. Craig Macnaughton

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Basketball was the lens through which they were able to examine such issues as race, income inequality, gentrification, the criminal justice system, politics, education, and a seasonal economy
Carl Johnson, who recently retired as Bridgehampton High School’s boys basketball coach, is at the center of the film, the Cummings brothers have said. Craig Macnaughton Photos

Some 200 young local riders ranging in age from 2 to 7 years old and dressed to the nines inaugurated the weeklong show in Bridgehampton.
Isla Mnuchin of East End Stables in East Hampton won a section of the 2-to-4-year-old division on opening day. Jack Graves
Victoria Roman, of East Hampton, Martha’s Vineyard, and Wellington, Fla., was hugged by her leader, John Brennan, after her win in Sunday’s 2-to-4-year-old leadline class. Caroline Lloyd
Josh Brussell, East Hampton High’s boys volleyball coach, said riding had been his 6-year-old daughter Aurora’s idea. Jack Graves
Amanda Derbyshire and Lady Maria BH topped 70 entries in the Hampton Classic’s opening day $30,000 Boar’s Head Jumper Challenge. Durell Godfrey

The East Hamptoner has written his first book, 'Coaching for Life'
Paul Annacone, left, said if Scott Rubenstein, E.H.I.T.’s managing partner, had availed himself 30 years ago of the advice in “Coaching for Life,” he would have defeated him in shuffleboard at Orange Lake. Jack Graves