Recent Stories: Sports

Star Staff
April 28, 2016
Theresa Roden’s I-Tri (transformation through triathlon) program for teenage girls in schools that span William Floyd and Montauk is to benefit from a spin with Roland Walker at the Sag Harbor Gym on May 15.

Theresa Roden’s I-Tri (transformation through triathlon) program for teenage girls in schools that span William Floyd and Montauk is to benefit from a spin with Roland Walker at the Sag Harbor Gym on May 15. 

Roden has said that “all bikes must be reserved in advance.” Those interested in participating have been asked to call her at 902-3731.

Jack Graves
April 28, 2016
Noah Avallone, 8, who recently became a national champion in the sport, first snowboarded, his father, Mike, said, “at the age of 18 or 20 months, at Third House here in Montauk. We strapped him in and pushed him down the hill and he stayed on, and he had a big smile on his face.”

Noah Avallone, 8, who recently became a national champion in the sport, first snowboarded, his father, Mike, said, “at the age of 18 or 20 months, at Third House here in Montauk. We strapped him in and pushed him down the hill and he stayed on, and he had a big smile on his face.”

Jack Graves
April 28, 2016
Mountaineering is not something to be undertaken idly, and so Lisa Ruiz, who is soon to climb Denali (formerly Mount McKinley) in Alaska, the highest peak in North America, climbed Mount Rainier last month to reacclimate herself to the sport, and has been training on treadmills and stairs this past year toting a 60-pound backpack.

Mountaineering is not something to be undertaken idly, and so Lisa Ruiz, who is soon to climb Denali (formerly Mount McKinley) in Alaska, the highest peak in North America, climbed Mount Rainier last month to reacclimate herself to the sport, and has been training on treadmills and stairs this past year toting a 60-pound backpack.

Jack Graves
April 28, 2016
The East Hampton High School boys tennis team clinched the league title — and remained undefeated in league play — in a 4-3 squeaker over Westhampton Beach here on April 20.

The East Hampton High School boys tennis team clinched the league title — and remained undefeated in league play — in a 4-3 squeaker over Westhampton Beach here on April 20.

Star Staff
April 28, 2016
Local Sports Schedule

Thursday, April 28

BASEBALL, Elwood-John Glenn at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 29

SOFTBALL, Comsewogue at East Hampton, noon.

Saturday, April 30

SOFTBALL, East Hampton at Islip, noon. 

Monday, May 2

BOYS TENNIS, William Floyd at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.

Jack Graves
April 21, 2016
Bill McKee, 60, who began coaching the East Hampton High School boys basketball team six years ago, succeeding Ed Petrie, whose assistant he’d been since 1988, is retiring.

Bill McKee, 60, who began coaching the East Hampton High School boys basketball team six years ago, succeeding Ed Petrie, whose assistant he’d been since 1988, is retiring.

Jack Graves
April 21, 2016
Paul Annacone, the former world tour professional from East Hampton, who following his successful tennis career went on to coach Pete Sampras, Roger Federer, Tim Henman, and Sloane Stephens, said during a conversation at The Star this week that he will take an active part in his and his brother Steve’s camps in Sag Harbor, East Hampton, and Montauk this summer.

Paul Annacone, the former world tour professional from East Hampton, who following his successful tennis career went on to coach Pete Sampras, Roger Federer, Tim Henman, and Sloane Stephens, said during a conversation at The Star this week that he will take an active part in his and his brother Steve’s camps in Sag Harbor, East Hampton, and Montauk this summer.

Jack Graves
April 21, 2016
Nick Lemon, who’s nearing his second anniversary with the Gubbins Running Ahead stores here, continued his local winning streak in all manner of distances by running away with Saturday’s Katy’s Courage 5K in Sag Harbor, in a time of 15 minutes and 10 seconds.

Nick Lemon, who’s nearing his second anniversary with the Gubbins Running Ahead stores here, continued his local winning streak in all manner of distances by running away with Saturday’s Katy’s Courage 5K in Sag Harbor, in a time of 15 minutes and 10 seconds.

Jack Graves
April 21, 2016
Spring has sprung and adding to the joy of it all has been the recent resurgences of East Hampton High’s girls lacrosse and softball teams.

Spring has sprung and adding to the joy of it all has been the recent resurgences of East Hampton High’s girls lacrosse and softball teams.

Star Staff
April 21, 2016
Local Sports Schedule

Thursday, April 21

BASEBALL, East Hampton at Miller Place, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 22

BOYS TENNIS, East Hampton at Ross School, 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 24

MEN’S SOCCER, Forest Park vs. East Hampton Football Club, Ross School, 2 p.m.

Monday, April 25

Jack Graves
April 14, 2016
The East Hampton High School boys tennis team improved to 5-0 in league play here Monday, defeating Shoreham-Wading River 5-2; the girls lacrosse team enjoyed its first win of the season, besting Center Moriches 12-11; the boys track team lost a close one to Sayville, a meet that ended with the visitors taking two of the three relays by comfortable margins, and Mount Sinai, the top-ranked small school in Suffolk, played small ball in shutting out Bonac’s baseball team 6-0.

The East Hampton High School boys tennis team improved to 5-0 in league play here Monday, defeating Shoreham-Wading River 5-2; the girls lacrosse team enjoyed its first win of the season, besting Center Moriches 12-11; the boys track team lost a close one to Sayville, a meet that ended with the visitors taking two of the three relays by comfortable margins, and Mount Sinai, the top-ranked small

Jack Graves
April 14, 2016
Playing before a crowd of several hundred, probably the largest gathering one would encounter at an athletic contest here, six indoor soccer teams contended in three futsal finals at the Sportime Arena in Amagansett Saturday night.

Playing before a crowd of several hundred, probably the largest gathering one would encounter at an athletic contest here, six indoor soccer teams contended in three futsal finals at the Sportime Arena in Amagansett Saturday night.

Star Staff
April 14, 2016
The Katy’s Courage 5K, named in memory of the late Katy Stewart, who died of cancer at the age of 12 six years ago, will be held in Sag Harbor on Saturday, beginning and ending on West Water Street. Check-in is from 7 to 8:15 a.m. The race is to start at 8:30.

Katy’s Race

The Katy’s Courage 5K, named in memory of the late Katy Stewart, who died of cancer at the age of 12 six years ago, will be held in Sag Harbor on Saturday, beginning and ending on West Water Street. Check-in is from 7 to 8:15 a.m. The race is to start at 8:30.

Star Staff
April 14, 2016
Local Sports Schedule

Thursday, April 14

BASEBALL, Mount Sinai at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 15

SOFTBALL, East Hampton at John Glenn, nonleague, 4:30 p.m.

GIRLS LACROSSE, East Hampton at Hampton Bays, 6 p.m.

Saturday, April 16

Jack Graves
April 14, 2016
Sunday was a good day for the East Hampton Football Club as its Division 1 Reserves and its main entry in the Long Island Soccer Football League’s first division enjoyed wins over Oceanside United at the Ross School.

Sunday was a good day for the East Hampton Football Club as its Division 1 Reserves and its main entry in the Long Island Soccer Football League’s first division enjoyed wins over Oceanside United at the Ross School.

Jack Graves
April 7, 2016
East Hampton High’s boys tennis team stood atop the League VII standings as of earlier this week, with a 2-0 league record, the baseball team was 1-2, and the softball and girls lacrosse teams had yet to win.

East Hampton High’s boys tennis team stood atop the League VII standings as of earlier this week, with a 2-0 league record, the baseball team was 1-2, and the softball and girls lacrosse teams had yet to win.

Jack Graves
April 7, 2016
Spencer Schneider, a 56-year-old corporate lawyer and long-distance swimmer whose 17.3-mile September swim around Montauk Point from Ditch Plain to Lazy Point was authenticated in January by the Marathon Swimmers Federation, said during a conversation Saturday that it had, because of the wind and tide on the last leg, taken him four hours longer than he had thought it would.

Spencer Schneider, a 56-year-old corporate lawyer and long-distance swimmer whose 17.3-mile September swim around Montauk Point from Ditch Plain to Lazy Point was authenticated in January by the Marathon Swimmers Federation, said during a conversation Saturday that it had, because of the wind and tide on the last leg, taken him four hours longer than he had thought it would.

Jack Graves
April 7, 2016
East Hampton High School’s girls and boys track teams went to invitational meets Saturday, meets run in the rain and wind and cold, with the girls’ results being the more notable inasmuch as the 4-by-100-meter relay team, the long jumpers, triple jumpers, and walkers all medaled.

East Hampton High School’s girls and boys track teams went to invitational meets Saturday, meets run in the rain and wind and cold, with the girls’ results being the more notable inasmuch as the 4-by-100-meter relay team, the long jumpers, triple jumpers, and walkers all medaled.

Star Staff
April 7, 2016
Josh Lamison of the Bridgehampton Killer Bees, Charles Manning of Long Island Lutheran (formerly of the Killer Bees), Brandon Kennedy-Gay of East Hampton, and Tristan Wissemann of Shelter Island were listed among Long Island’s top seniors on longislandbasketball.com this week.

All-Long Island

Josh Lamison of the Bridgehampton Killer Bees, Charles Manning of Long Island Lutheran (formerly of the Killer Bees), Brandon Kennedy-Gay of East Hampton, and Tristan Wissemann of Shelter Island were listed among Long Island’s top seniors on longislandbasketball.com this week.

Star Staff
April 7, 2016
Local Sports Schedule

Thursday, April 7

BOYS TRACK, Sayville at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.

GIRLS TRACK, East Hampton at Sayville, 4:30 p.m.

BASEBALL, East Hampton at Bayport-Blue Point, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, April 8

BOYS TENNIS, Eastport-South Manor at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.

Jack Graves
March 31, 2016
Tom Cohill and Craig Brierley worked Friday at the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter’s pool on fine-tuning techniques in anticipation of next week’s Y.M.C.A. nationals in Greensboro, N.C., after which their six female qualifiers, who pursue a grueling practice schedule pretty much the year round, said they were ready.

Tom Cohill and Craig Brierley worked Friday at the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter’s pool on fine-tuning techniques in anticipation of next week’s Y.M.C.A. nationals in Greensboro, N.C., after which their six female qualifiers, who pursue a grueling practice schedule pretty much the year round, said they were ready.

Christine Sampson
March 31, 2016
It’s not often in sports you have a win-win situation for all the players involved. But the Hamptons Gym Corp.’s donation of about $250,000 worth of fitness equipment to East Hampton High School is just such a scenario.

It’s not often in sports you have a win-win situation for all the players involved. But the Hamptons Gym Corp.’s donation of about $250,000 worth of fitness equipment to East Hampton High School is just such a scenario.

Jack Graves
March 31, 2016
East Hampton High School’s baseball team, which ought to be strong when it comes to pitching this spring, eked out several scrimmage wins recently, the latest by a 6-4 score over Southampton here Saturday.

East Hampton High School’s baseball team, which ought to be strong when it comes to pitching this spring, "won" several scrimmages recently, the latest by a 6-4 score over Southampton here Saturday. 

Jack Graves
March 31, 2016
In season and league openers with their Shoreham-Wading River counterparts this past week, East Hampton High’s girls and boys track teams came up just short — the girls losing by 6 points and the boys by 10.

In season and league openers with their Shoreham-Wading River counterparts this past week, East Hampton High’s girls and boys track teams came up just short — the girls losing by 6 points and the boys by 10.