Sports

    Katie Brierley, the junior libero on East Hampton High School’s girls volleyball team, left Sunday for Australia, where she is to play for the United States 16’s team this week, after which she’ll spend three...
   Thomas Brierley, a 17-year-old Atlantic Beach lifeguard who wants in the near future to become an elite triathlete, won Sunday’s I-Tri youth triathlon at Maidstone Park, edging his training partner and fellow lifeguard, Teague...
    The East Hampton Little League’s traveling all-star 10-to-11-year-old girls softball team remained in contention for a state playoff berth earlier this week, having won one and lost one in Islandwide pool play.  ...
Three Races, Three Wins     Owen Dawson, a Penn State miler and half-miler who is working this summer at the Gubbins Running Ahead New Balance store here, is indeed running ahead.     As of earlier this week, Dawson,...
Thursday, July 18 BEACH VOLLEYBALL, co­ed games, Gurney’s Inn, Montauk, from 6 p.m. Saturday, July 20 TENNIS, Pro-Am tournament to benefit the Retreat, Hampton Racquet Club, Buckskill Road, East Hampton, 4-6 p.m. POLO, opening day,...
    The air-conditioned Sportime arena in Amagansett played host to a hotly contested 5-on-5 men’s basketball tournament Saturday that was won by Brian Marciniak’s Team One, whose roster also included Kelly O’Halloran,...
   The East Hampton Little League’s 10-to-11-year-old girls softball team, managed by Rich Swanson and coached by Matt Ward, won the District 36 championship this past week, overwhelming Westhampton Beach’s entry by scores of...
   Saturday’s Swim Across America event at Fresh Pond in Amagansett raised about $100,000 for cancer research, Gerry Oakes, chairman of the organization’s volunteer Nassau-Suffolk committee, said afterward.
   There is a new net game at the East Hampton Indoor-Outdoor club and it is a fun one for the young and old, especially the old because the court is considerably smaller than a tennis court.     This writer, after...