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Winning streak extended
R.J. Notel, with the ball above, rushed for 136 yards and two touchdowns, and led the defense as well, with 12 tackles and a blocked extra-point kick. Jack Graves
Thomas Nelson’s interception soon after Jordan Johnson’s touchdown kickoff return provided the spark that the Bonackers needed.
Jordan Johnson, a sophomore, gained 76 yards on seven carries, and returned a kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown. Jack Graves Photos

East Hampton High School’s golf team finished the season tied for first place with Southampton, each at 9-1
From the left, the league championship golfers, with their coaches, Ralph Naglieri and Claude Beudert, are Stephen Kane, Josue Palacios, Regis O’Neill, Turner Foster, Matt Griffiths, Ryan White, Jack Bistrian, Tyler Menold, and Nathan Wright. Jack Graves

The win improved the Bonackers, who long ago clinched a playoff berth, to 11-1 in league play
Nick West scored two goals from acute angles in East Hampton’s 5-0 win over Shoreham-Wading River here on Oct. 16. Craig Macnaughton
Brady Yusko’s jump serve was a formidable weapon in Monday’s match with Connetquot. Jack GravesBrady Yusko’s jump serve was a formidable weapon in Monday’s match with Connetquot.Jack Graves

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“Had a school of 30-pounders in front of me with no one around. Wow!”
Steve Kramer of Montauk caught this 20-pound striped bass using a Hopkins lure that belonged to the late Percy Heath. Dalton Portella

The cup represents a long tradition
Burke Gonzalez, a member of the offensive line that had its way with Southampton, celebrated, along with his teammates, the big homecoming win. Craig Macnaughton
The Hampton Cup, introduced into the East Hampton-Southampton rivalry in 1982, remains here. Craig Macnaughton
Caoimhe McKeon and Thomas Nelson were crowned East Hampton High School’s homecoming queen and king. Craig Macnaughton
Donte Donegal, vaulting an Amityville player above, and Nick West, at left, were shut out Friday by Bayport-Blue Point. Jack Graves
Sayville managed to get the better of East Hampton in Monday’s net duels. East Hampton, said its coach, Kathy McGeehan, had 14 blocking errors in the 25-15, 25-22, 23-25, 25-19 loss. Craig Macnaughton
Wildcat runners prevail, but East Hampton did not go quietly
Cedar Point Park offers sweeping views of Gardiner’s Bay, but it’s safe to say the cross-country runners did not take them in. Jack Graves
From the left, Liana Paradiso, Dana Cebulski, Jackie Messemer, Marissa Gilbert, Devon Brown, Anna Hoffman, and Alex Vecchio. Another member, Julia DeSousa, is not in the photo. The team finished the regular season at 2-3. They're to run in the division (county) meet at Sunken Meadow Tuesday.Jack Graves

Two teams were inducted into East Hampton High School’s Hall Of Fame
Sandy Fleischman Richman, who won the state girls tennis title in her senior year here, suffered an elbow injury that effectively derailed what would have been a pro tour career. Jim Stewart Photos
Eric Kaufman, of the class of 1987, compiled a 102-12-1 record in wrestling while here, leading the team to three straight league championships before going on to Cornell, where he was the Ivy League’s rookie of the year. Jim Stewart