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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.
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The East Hampton High School boys basketball team, which is, by the way, a pleasure to watch, sustained its first setback of the season here Tuesday night, losing 65-60 to St. John the Baptist, a nonleague opponent, but there was no shame in the loss.
The East Hampton and Bridgehampton High School boys basketball coaches, Bill McKee and Carl Johnson, were feeling pretty good earlier this week after their teams began the season at 2-0 thanks to back-to-back wins in the Kendall Madison Tip-Off round-robin tournament at East Hampton High School.