East Hampton High’s boys tennis and track teams pushed to the fore
Katie Brierley, with the ball, and her East Hampton High School girls lacrosse team teammates were bested 18-10 by Westhampton Beach here Friday, which dropped them to 1-4 on the season. Winless Deer Park is to play here today.
Erik Engstrom grabbed the lead early in the second lap and won in a walk. Jack Graves
Montauk Rugby Club was outscored 35-10 by the New York Rugby Club
Brenden Mott, above, and Connor Miller gave the Montauk Rugby Club hope in the final minutes of the first half of Saturday’s playoff game here, but the New York R.C. wound up winning 35-10.
The New York Rugby Club’s defense was said to have been more organized than Montauk’s, an example of which can be seen above. The mostly obscured ball carrier was Ryan Borowsky. Jack Graves
“It came from us all talking, with our frustration that the high school sports, aside from soccer, were not doing what we wanted them to do — programs weren’t being built."
Tom Cooper and his fellow Bonac Booster Club officers will an open meeting at the high school next Thursday at 7 p.m.
The third time Carl Johnson has been Suffolk’s coach of the year
Carl Johnson, gesturing at left, has been named by Newsday as its coach of the year in Suffolk. It’s the third time Johnson has been so honored.
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Track season begins
Gabby McKay’s leap of 14 feet 6 inches was good for second, and was 1 inch behind her teammate Cecilia Blowe in the long jump here on April 1.
‘Florida’s biggest hill is the overpass over 95’
Having ridden about 500 miles in eight days and having averaged 7,000 feet of daily climbing, Caroline Cashin and Dan Farnham could still manage to smile.
A 10-0 win by Babylon
Sam Duchemin, Pierson’s senior pitcher, has deserved better thus far, but her teammates’ errors have not helped the Whalers’ cause.
Katie Helfand expects her lineup to do well
Julian MacGurn, above, a junior, Jack Louchheim, a seventh grader, and Julian’s brother, Ravi, an eighth grader, provide Katie Helfand, the East Hampton High boys tennis coach, with a strong top three