sports

Athletes took to the water and to the roads Saturday in Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton, their efforts in keeping with spring’s irrepressible advance.
Julian MacGurn, the junior who plays first singles for the East Hampton High School boys tennis team, wound up as the runner-up to Shoreham-Wading River’s Chris Kuhnle in the Division IV tournament played at William Floyd High School this past week.
A win over Ross improved the Bonackers' record to 14-0 over all and apparently marked the first East Hampton victory against the league champion in five of the seven years that the private school has fielded a team.
“We did well in track, but unfortunately the sport is track and field,” Kevin Barry, who assists Luis Morales in coaching East Hampton High’s boys track team, said following April 28th’s 92-48 loss here to Sayville.
The last time the East Hampton and William Floyd boys tennis teams met, on April 25, the match went down to a three-setter at third doubles, the Bonackers emerging as a 4-3 winner.
With the coming of spring, action in the outdoor men’s soccer leagues has resumed, and, given the quality of East Hampton’s entries, in the Long Island Soccer and Football League and in the Suffolk Men’s Soccer League, the news continues to be pretty good.
While there wasn’t much to write home about when it came to East Hampton High’s varsity lacrosse, baseball, and softball teams last week, Vinnie Alversa’s jayvee baseball team gave that program reason to hope given its exciting 5-4 come-from-behind win here Friday over the Bayport-Blue Point jayvee, which feeds into a varsity that has won two...
Football Party
Thursday, May 7 GIRLS TRACK, Mount Sinai at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m. BOYS TRACK, East Hampton at Mount Sinai, 4:30 p.m. SOFTBALL, East Hampton at Westhampton Beach, 4:30 p.m. BOYS LACROSSE, East Hampton at Kings Park, 5 p.m. Friday, May 8