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The ball takes funny bounces on the gridiron, and, alas, it did so in the climactic moments of Saturday’s Hampton Cup game as Lorenzo Marfoglia, a Mariner lineman, punched the ball from Jacen Tuthill’s grasp as East Hampton’s quarterback was about to score the touchdown that would have won the game for the Bonackers, and which, moreover, would...
East Hampton High School’s boys soccer and golf teams entered this week with winning records — the soccer team at 3-2 and the golf team at 2-1.
Some newcomers can be found on the sidelines at Bonac home football games this season, but they’re not suiting up to play.
The Lansdowne and Montauk Rugby Clubs’ Division III sides played to a 20-20 tie at East Hampton’s Herrick Park on Saturday. In reporting the outcome, Charlie Collins said, “It was a very testy match between old foes . . . the Sharks led Lansdowne for most of the match, but were unable to put it away.”
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Larry Brown, the Hall of Fame basketball coach, the only one ever to win N.B.A. and N.C.A.A. championships, met with Joe Vas, the East Hampton School District’s athletic director, on Tuesday and reportedly told him he wants to be “a resource” for the boys basketball program here.
Larry Brown, who won an N.B.A. championship with the Detroit Pistons and has a house in East Hampton, has expressed interest in coaching at the high school, and there's an open position.
East Hampton’s men’s soccer and rugby teams began their seasons this past weekend, with wonderful results.