Undoubtedly when the Black team’s players heard that Tyler Jarvis, the Sportime roller hockey league’s leading points scorer, was not to suit up on May 26 for the Red team, its rival for the spring season crown, they breathed easier.
What used to be a billiards parlor has been since February home to a 2,400-square-foot strength, movement, and conditioning gym known as Muv­Strong, overseen by Gordon Trotter and Mike Delalio in the One-Stop complex off Springs-Fireplace Road.
Jamie Loeb had begun pitching batting practice to this year’s version of the Montauk Mustangs late Saturday morning when the Montauk School’s sprinkler system went on.
Nina Piacentine broke her own school record in the 1,500-meter racewalk, and East Hampton’s boys 4-by-100 team (Danny Soto, Alberto Gallegos, T.J. Paradiso, and Robert Weiss) was a runner-up as well at division track meets this past week.
Ed Petrie, the man who gave this town, and Sag Harbor before that, so much to cheer about over his half-century career as a high school boys basketball coach, died on Sunday at Southampton Hospital at the age of 82.
Local sports notes this week include the return of Richie Daunt of Montauk, whose planned Golden Gloves debut this past winter was derailed.
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A rite of spring, the Bonac on Board to Wellness 5K, in which hundreds of kids, freed from academic constraints, dash through village streets to East Hampton’s Main Beach, took place on May 20.
Southold High’s baseball team swept the Pierson Whalers in the county Class C championship series this past week, though the Whalers put up a fight.