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.
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.
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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
“We’re thrilled we’re competing.”
“but while we lost we certainly didn’t roll over.”
Lilah Minetree, according to Bonac’s coach, John McGeehan, was “outstanding” in the Sayville meet.
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The 4-1 win improved East Hampton’s league-leading record to 7-0-0.
Nick Tulp, East Hampton’s goalie, had seven shutouts going into yesterday’s game with Miller Place.
‘He ran for the ages,’ said Robert Arcs
Alden Powers of Wainscott, who’s 10, finished 13th among the 102 Andy’s Run participants in 22 minutes and 26.49 seconds.
Andy Neidnig and Dr. George Sheehan, fourth and fifth from left, ran on Manhattan College’s cross-country and track teams in the late 1930s. Neidnig was the A.A.U. mile champion in ’38 and ’39. Dr. Sheehan later became one of long-distance running’s chief proselytes. Both are in Manhattan College’s Hall of Fame.
On Monday, Preiss won the 50-yard freestyle, in 24.92 seconds, won the 100 free, in 54.02, and anchored the winning 400 free relay in 53.44
Shannon Ryan was pitted against her sister, Marikate, in the 100-yard breaststroke.
Samantha Gray, who had scored Harborfields’ goal in regulation, was to clinch the shootout when East Hampton’s goalie, Leonella Acevedo, couldn’t quite clear the rebound of Gray’s initial one-on-one shot. Craig Macnaughton
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William Allen, 23, was the winner in 1 hour, 26 minutes, and 46 seconds
Chris Carney and his wife, Elisa, were the duathlon’s coed relay winners.