Walter Banfield, a member of the Marder family who, while reared in southern Virginia, has spent his summers in Springs, recently won the United States’ lightweight under-23 singles rowing title and competed in the world championships in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Before the season began, local cross-country coaches agreed to hold three crossover meets here, the first on Shelter Island, the second on Pierson’s course in the environs of Sag Harbor’s Mashashimuet Park, and the third — and the only one to draw all four teams, Shelter Island, East Hampton, Pierson, and the Ross School — at Cedar Point County...
Well, it’s all come down to this. Which is to say that the East Hampton High School and McGann-Mercy football teams are to do battle under the lights at the Riverhead Catholic school tomorrow night to see in all likelihood which will finish the season with a win.
East Hampton High’s boys soccer team, which had outscored its last three opponents 17-1 all told going into this week’s action, was to have played Southampton here Tuesday to determine whether it would get a home game in the first round of the county playoffs, which for the Class A schools are to begin next Thursday.
Rebecca Kuperschmid, who plays number-one singles for the East Hampton High School girls tennis team, assured herself of a berth in the coming county individual tournament by making it to the quarterfinal round of the division tourney this week.