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Some errant luck, along with strong play by their opponent, sent the East Hampton High School Bonackers to their second straight shutout loss at home Saturday, despite matching up well with Center Moriches, who are now 3-2.
Hleb Maslau, the Ross School Tennis Academy pro, who earlier in the summer had put himself in position to qualify for the U.S. Open in men’s singles, men’s doubles, and, with his fellow Ross School pro, Simona Weymar, in mixed doubles, fell short at the national playoffs at Yale University, but Frank Ackley, Maslau’s coach, said during a recent...
Early last month, Chasen Dubs, who at the age of 14 is still too young to be a certified lifeguard here, and Amanda Calabrese, who encouraged him last year to try out for the United States’ international junior surf lifesaving team, represented this country in the threeday World Surf Rescue Challenge on Australia’s Sunshine Coast.

Note: There follows the continuance of a talk the sportswriter and young-adult novelist Robert Lipsyte of Shelter Island gave recently as part of the Tom Twomey lecture series at the East Hampton Library.
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Thursday, October 8 GIRLS TENNIS, Mattituck at East Hampton, 4 p.m. GIRLS SWIMMING, Stony Brook vs. East Hampton, Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter, 5 p.m. BOYS VOLLEYBALL, Commack at East Hampton, 5 p.m. Friday, October 9
The East Hampton High School football team was shut out at home Saturday, despite some brilliant play by Brandon Johnson on both sides of the ball, as well as on special teams. The 22-0 loss snapped a two-game winning streak and evened the Bonackers’ record at 2-2.