The event, a benefit for the Montauk Playhouse’s planned aquatics center, drew 146 entrants
Rod McClave, who retired this year as a pro triathlete, led the Montauk Playhouse’s 5K ocean swim wire to wire.
Locals will play soon on Shelter Island
Cristian Munoz, at right, was declared Tortorella Pools’ most valuable player after clinching the 7-on-7 league’s championship game’s penalty shootout at East Hampton’s Herrick Park on July 23.
“It’s about helping people and having fun,”
Paddleboarding is Amanda Calabrese’s favorite event, though she’s a strong swimmer and runner too.
Connie Mabry’s well-placed high-arc deliveries limited Provisions to eight hits
Connie Mabry pitched Groundworks into the playoff finals last week, striking out the side in the sixth inning of the decisive third game of the semifinal series with Provisions.
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East Hampton’s men’s A team was the runner-up to the perennial men’s champion, Smith Point, by 2 points
East Hampton’s men’s and women’s A teams won the paddleboard relays at East Hampton’s Main Beach tournament last Thursday.
Lucy Kohlhoff, at right, who won the beach flags event for the East Hampton Town women’s A team, has, because of the fall soccer season, had to turn down two invites to world competitions. Craig Macnaughton
T.J. Paradiso won the (2-kilometer) distance run at last Thursday’s Main Beach lifeguard tournament. Jack Graves
East Hampton Football Club’s singular sweep
Maidstone Market’s Ernesto Valverde, with the ball above, and his teammates lost in a shootout with Tortorella Pools in a 7-on-7 semifinal playoff game at East Hampton’s Herrick Park on July 16.
The undefeated East Hampton Football Club celebrated its singular Long Island Soccer Football League season at Corey DeRosa’s house in Sag Harbor Saturday night. Jack Graves
The swimmers had to fight against an outgoing tide in Block Island Sound
It was the fourth straight Sprint triathlon win for Tom Eickelberg, who coaches SUNY Cortland’s swim teams.
A large turnout expected
Lori King, at right, shown with the well-known cold water long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox above, is expected to be one of the contestants in the Montauk Playhouse’s 5K ocean swim Saturday.