Sports

The year 2014 here in sports belonged to soccer, as the tide turned against football, though encouraging results in East Hampton’s middle school and youth program held out the promise that the sport may revive here in time.
Thursday, January 1 POLAR BEAR PLUNGES, Gurney’s Inn, Montauk, plungers to meet in spa lobby at 11 a.m.; East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue Squad plunge, to benefit East Hampton Food Pantry, Main Beach, East Hampton, 1 p.m., registration...
East Hampton High’s boys swimming team faced some big-school (League 1) competition last week at the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter, and while Craig Brierley, the boys coach, couldn’t report entirely positive results against Sachem East...
Lori King, a long-distance swimmer and part-time Amagansett resident, Ed Cashin, Mike Bahel, and Annette MacNiven, a late mountain-biker and youth swim coach, were honored at the Old Montauk Athletic Club’s recent holiday dinner at the South...
This time at its holiday dinner, which was held recently at the South Fork Country Club in Amagansett, the Montauk Rugby Club had something to celebrate — a 6-0 fall season in the Empire Geographical Union’s Division III, into which it...
There will be three Polar Bear Plunges here on New Year’s Day, beginning with the one at Gurney’s Inn in Montauk, which is to be followed by plunges at East Hampton’s Main Beach and at Wainscott’s Beach Lane. The plungers...
Saturday, December 27 BOYS BASKETBALL, Pierson at Shoreham-Wading River, nonleague, 12:30 p.m., and Anthony Parlato memorial tournament, first round, Greenport vs. Bridgehampton, Center Moriches High School, 5 p.m. Monday, December 29 GIRLS...
Colton Kalbacher on Saturday became East Hampton’s first Frank (Sprig) Gardner tournament champion in four years, capping a sweep of the tough 152-pound class with an 8-0 victory over the county’s sixth-ranked wrestler, Ward Melville...
The Bridgehampton High School boys basketball team, the Killer Bees, served notice on League VIII Friday by routing Pierson 77-50 in what was the league opener for both teams. Dan White’s Whalers had expected to do better, but were done in...