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The East Hampton High School boys tennis team was 3-0 (2-0 in league play) as of this week, following wins over West Islip, Westhampton Beach, and Shoreham-Wading River.
Joe McKee, East Hampton High School’s varsity football coach, said this week that he’d “like to get a little more out there” concerning the recent decision by East Hampton to move up from Conference IV to III, as Section XI had ordained, based on new enrollment figures in grades 9 through 11.
Tom Cohill, who coaches the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter’s youth swim team, the Hurricanes, reported on their return last week from the state Y meet in Ithaca that the team, which finished fourth among the 40 Y teams entered, had numerous top-three finishes in a lot of age groups.
Yes, she was competitive, Pearl Ramirez, an up-and-coming 11-year-old gymnast, said with a bright smile during a conversation the other day at The Star.
Joe McKee, who coaches East Hampton High’s varsity football team, is to oversee East Hampton’s “first annual combine day for kindergartners through 11th graders” on the high school’s turf field on April 8, a Saturday.
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Don Reese, who for the past half-dozen or so years has headed up East Hampton’s youth football and basketball programs, said during a conversation at The Star Monday that, despite criticisms leveled at him following his fifth-and-sixth-grade team’s recent tournament championship win at the South­ampton Recreation Center, he was not an elitist.
Joe Vas, the East Hampton School District’s athletic director, said during Monday’s baseball scrimmage here with Southampton that he had made the decision to accept the Section XI-mandated move up from Conference IV to the “black-and-blue” Conference III, a move dictated by new enrollment numbers, though he wanted to hear that night at a meeting...
The Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter’s youth swim team, the Hurricanes, placed fourth among 40 teams at the state Y meet in Ithaca this past weekend.
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Asked what it was about hockey, Peter Schaeffer of Amagansett, a recent Rangers’ honoree who saw them play for the first time at the age of 9, said, unlike baseball, “You can’t read a book when you’re watching hockey — hockey grips you.”