Kevin Bunce continues to be excited about the under-19 rugby side he’s been coaching — a side, by the way, that has yet to be defeated in three or four outings, the latest of which was Saturday at Stony Brook University, where his 7’s team ran over its North Shore Rugby Club’s counterparts 55-5.
Spurred on by a phalanx of Bleacher Creatures, a buoying crowd that included football and girls volleyball players, the East Hampton High School boys volleyball team overcame an 0-2 deficit to force a decisive fifth set in a firstround Class B playoff match at Sayville last Thursday.
The postseason went swimmingly for three of East Hampton High’s 10 fall sports entries this past week as the boys cross-country team outleaned BayportBlue Point, as it were, by 1 point, for its first league and division championships since 2002, as Stephen Kane and Turner Foster finished first and third in the League VIII golf tournament, and as...
As did the varsity, East Hampton High School’s junior varsity football team finished the season Saturday at 26, but, as opposed to the varsity, on a high note, a very high note given its 50-8 rout of Wyandanch.
Ryan Pilla, “the Car Doctor,” who set a world speed record for Mazda MX5s on Utah’s Bonneville Flats in 2011, a four-cylinder record that still stands, recently won for the third straight year a Sports Car Club of America national championship in the same type of car at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville.
Hampton F.C.-Bill Miller, the defending 7-on-7 men’s soccer champion, continued undefeated in fall season play at East Hampton’s Herrick Park Monday night by besting, even though it played most of the game a man down, F.C. Tuxpan 3-1.
Will Stedman, who fondly recalls the mentoring he received in his early years here from Fran Kiernan, Mike Burns, John Geehreng, Chris Cosich, Bill Barbour Sr., and John Ryan Sr., among others, cut his triathletic teeth recently in the Hawaii Ironman.