Sports

The East Hampton High School boys basketball team prevailed 65-62 in an overtime thriller here Saturday afternoon with Bayport-Blue Point, the team that deprived the Bonackers of a share of the league title in the regular-season finale last February.
But for some pins that stuck in the coach’s craw, the East Hampton High School wrestling team might well have made the finals of Saturday’s Doc Fallot tournament in Hampton Bays.
Bill Herzog, who by his own estimate has “retired 10 times,” came out of his latest retirement recently to coach winter boys track in the absence of Luis Morales, the former coach and one of Herzog’s former protégés, who is now a physical education instructor and coach at Greenport High School.
Monday, December 28 WRESTLING, East Hampton at Sal DiFazio holiday tournament, Half Hollow Hills East High School, 9 a.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL, Coaches vs. Cancer tournament, Pierson vs. Westhampton Beach, Hampton Bays High School, 11 a.m.; East Hampton...
New Year's Day will be celebrated with polar bear plunges from Montauk to Wainscott.
Evidently having internalized, at least to some degree, what Jason Lezak, a former Olympian, had said concerning swimming techniques at the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter’s pool recently, the Y’s youth swim team, the Hurricanes, did very well, its coach, Tom Cohill, said, at a three-day meet this past weekend at Eisenhower Park in Nassau County.
The East Hampton High School dance club was founded in 2002, though this is the first year that its competition team members are to receive varsity letters.
Glen Cove Avellino came in to Sunday’s men’s soccer game here with the East Hampton Football Club eager to avenge last year’s 3-1 loss and to preserve its undefeated record, which it did, much to the locals’ chagrin.
East Hampton High School’s wrestling coach, Steve Tseperkas, entered only nine competitors in Saturday’s Frank (Sprig) Gardner tournament that the high school has played host to since 1975 — a tournament that memorializes “the father of Long Island wrestling.” Five of them placed.