Recent Stories: Sports

Jack Graves
June 25, 2015
Had there been an athletics awards dinner — as has perennially been the case — at East Hampton High School in early June (the school board did not budget for it), it would have become evident that the success rate of the school’s teams declined somewhat throughout the course of the school year.

Had there been an athletics awards dinner — as has perennially been the case — at East Hampton High School in early June (the school board did not budget for it), it would have become evident that the success rate of the school’s teams declined somewhat throughout the course of the school year.

June 25, 2015
The Montauk Mustangs, whose record was 7-8 as of Tuesday, were riding a three-game win streak as of that day, putting them in the Hampton Collegiate Baseball League’s playoff hunt.

The Montauk Mustangs, whose record was 7-8 as of Tuesday, were riding a three-game win streak as of that day, putting them in the Hampton Collegiate Baseball League’s playoff hunt.

Jack Graves
June 25, 2015
Hleb Maslau, a 24-year-old Ross Academy pro, turned a tennis “trifecta” recently, winning the men’s singles, the men’s doubles, and the mixed doubles at a New England sectional tournament in New Haven, Conn., a pre-precursor to the U.S. Open.

Hleb Maslau, a 24-year-old Ross Academy pro, turned a tennis “trifecta” recently, winning the men’s singles, the men’s doubles, and the mixed doubles at a New England sectional tournament in New Haven, Conn., a pre-precursor to the U.S. Open.

Star Staff
June 25, 2015
The sports lineup for the week of June 25

Thursday, June 25
LITTLE LEAGUE, American division “world series,” game three, if necessary, Pantigo fields, 5:30 p.m.
MEN’S SLOW-PITCH, Surf Sharks vs. Uihlein’s, 7:45 p.m., and Coast Guard vs. Gig Shack, 9, Hank Zebrowski field, Edgemere Road, Montauk.

Friday, June 26

Star Staff
June 18, 2015
Local sports history

June 7, 1990

Buckley’s Irish Pub, a team made up largely of Irish-American players who live in the Sag Harbor area, gained an exciting 5-3 win over Eastport at the John M. Marshall Elementary School field in East Hampton on Sunday to win the regular-season title in the Peconic Senior Soccer League.

Jack Graves
June 18, 2015
Other than the 35 lifeguard trainees who had shown up for what John Ryan Sr. calls “the Joe Dooley test,” which, if they passed, would certify them as ocean lifeguards, there weren’t many at the Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett Sunday morning.

Other than the 35 lifeguard trainees who had shown up for what John Ryan Sr. calls “the Joe Dooley test,” which, if they passed, would certify them as ocean lifeguards, there weren’t many at the Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett Sunday morning.

Jack Graves
June 18, 2015
Stony Hill, the little stable that could, remains the only one out here to offer scholarships to young riders, and to that end on Saturday evening a fund-raiser, which is to include a dressage exhibition by the Amagansett stables’ owner, Wick Hotchkiss, a gold medalist in that demanding discipline, a jumping exhibition by the Brazilian-born John Paul Jimenez, who has been Stony Hill’s head hunter-jumper trainer since last August, choreographed appearances by two pony drill teams trained by Ashley Lynott, and a “high-octane” barrel race.

Stony Hill, the little stable that could, remains the only one out here to offer scholarships to young riders, and to that end on Saturday evening a fund-raiser, which is to include a dressage exhibition by the Amagansett stables’ owner, Wick Hotchkiss, a gold medalist in that demanding discipline, a jumping exhibition by the Brazilian-born John Paul Jimenez, who has been Stony Hill&rsquo

Star Staff
June 18, 2015

Little League

The top-seeded Dodgers, led by Owen Ruddy’s grand slam home run, defeated the fourth-seeded Marlins 16-2 and the Phillies defeated the Pirates 5-3 in first-round Little League playoff games at the Pantigo fields last Thursday.

Star Staff
June 18, 2015
Local sports schedule

Thursday, June 18
COLLEGIATE BASEBALL, Sag Harbor Whalers vs. Montauk Mustangs, Montauk School, 5 p.m.
LITTLE LEAGUE, third game(s) of first-round playoff series, if necessary, Pantigo fields, East Hampton, 5:30 p.m.

Jack Graves
June 18, 2015
For the second time in the past five years a woman won on Saturday the Robert J. Aaron memorial triathlon in Montauk.

For the second time in the past five years a woman won on Saturday the Robert J. Aaron memorial triathlon in Montauk.

Jack Graves
June 18, 2015
Besides the Stony Hill Stables Foundation benefit, which is to include jumping and dressage exhibitions and barrel racing, Saturday’s other sporting events will include the Turbo Tri triathlon for competitors 17 and up at Maidstone Park in Springs and the Shelter Island 10K, a perennially popular road race.

Besides the Stony Hill Stables Foundation benefit, which is to include jumping and dressage exhibitions and barrel racing, Saturday’s other sporting events will include the Turbo Tri triathlon for competitors 17 and up at Maidstone Park in Springs and the Shelter Island 10K, a perennially

Jack Graves
June 11, 2015
You want democracy? Well, you couldn’t find a better example of egalitarianism than what’s transpired in East Hampton Little League this season.

You want democracy? Well, you couldn’t find a better example of egalitarianism than what’s transpired in East Hampton Little League this season.

Jack Graves
June 11, 2015
In men’s soccer action last week, Los Revuelos defeated Liga S.B. 5-4 in penalty kicks at the Sportime Arena in Amagansett Saturday night to win the seasonal futsal championship for the second time this year.

In men’s soccer action last week, Los Revuelos defeated Liga S.B.

Star Staff
June 11, 2015
Local sports notes

Montauk Triathlon

Merle McDonald-Aaron said Monday that the Montauk Triathlon, in its 33rd year, has drawn a field of about 450. It has had as many as 600 in the past, “but there are so many races now,” she said. “We used to be the first, but there have already been some, and it takes triathletes at least a week to recuperate.”

Star Staff
June 11, 2015
Local sports schedule

Thursday, June 11
COLLEGIATE BASEBALL, Montauk Mustangs vs. Southampton Breakers, Stony Brook Southampton field, 5 p.m.
LITTLE LEAGUE, first games of best-of-three National Division playoff series, Marlins vs. Dodgers, and Phillies vs. Pirates, Pantigo Road, East Hampton, fields, 5:30 p.m.

Jack Graves
June 10, 2015
Rich King, who coached the East Hampton High School boys soccer team to the state Class A final in Middletown last fall, will oversee a soccer camp for boys and girls at the high school between Monday, June 22, and Thursday, June 25.

Rich King, who coached the East Hampton High School boys soccer team to the state Class A final in Middletown last fall, will oversee a soccer camp for boys and girls at the high school between Monday, June 22, and Thursday, June 25.

Jack Graves
June 10, 2015
Although East Hampton High School’s varsity baseball, boys lacrosse, and softball teams did not do well in the season past, hope is being kept alive at the youth level.

Although East Hampton High School’s varsity baseball, boys lacrosse, and softball teams did not do well in the season past, hope is being kept alive at the youth level.

Christine Sampson
June 8, 2015
In the first game, alumni were split into two teams to play each other, and in the second game, those who had played for a championship title in years past challenged the current varsity team.

"The Hive" was alive with Bridgehampton School pride Friday night, when 30 alumni from p

Jack Graves
June 4, 2015
What used to be a billiards parlor has been since February home to a 2,400-square-foot strength, movement, and conditioning gym known as Muv­Strong, overseen by Gordon Trotter and Mike Delalio in the One-Stop complex off Springs-Fireplace Road.

What used to be a billiards parlor has been since February home to a 2,400-square-foot strength, movement, and conditioning gym known as Muv­Strong, overseen by Gordon Trotter and Mike Delalio in the One-Stop complex off Springs-Fireplace Road.

Jack Graves
June 4, 2015
Nina Piacentine broke her own school record in the 1,500-meter racewalk, and East Hampton’s boys 4-by-100 team (Danny Soto, Alberto Gallegos, T.J. Paradiso, and Robert Weiss) was a runner-up as well at division track meets this past week.

Nina Piacentine broke her own school record in the 1,500-meter racewalk, and East Hampton’s boys 4-by-100 team (Danny Soto, Alberto Gallegos, T.J. Paradiso, and Robert Weiss) was a runner-up as well at division track meets this past week.

Jack Graves
June 4, 2015
Undoubtedly when the Black team’s players heard that Tyler Jarvis, the Sportime roller hockey league’s leading points scorer, was not to suit up on May 26 for the Red team, its rival for the spring season crown, they breathed easier.

Undoubtedly when the Black team’s players heard that Tyler Jarvis, the Sportime roller hockey league’s leading points scorer, was not to suit up on May 26 for the Red team, its rival for the spring season crown, they breathed easier.

Jack Graves
June 4, 2015
Jamie Loeb had begun pitching batting practice to this year’s version of the Montauk Mustangs late Saturday morning when the Montauk School’s sprinkler system went on.

Jamie Loeb had begun pitching batting practice to this year’s version of the Montauk Mustangs late Saturday morning when the Montauk School’s sprinkler system went on.

Star Staff
June 4, 2015
Local sports schedule

Friday, June 5
TRACK, state qualifier meet for boys and girls, Port Jefferson High School, 3 p.m.
COLLEGIATE BASEBALL, Montauk Mustangs vs. North Fork Ospreys, Cochran Park, Peconic, 7 p.m.
ULTIMATE DISK, pickup games, Herrick Park, East Hampton, 7-10 p.m.

Star Staff
May 28, 2015
Local sports history

May 3, 1990

As expected, the East Hampton High School girls track team, which remains undefeated in its league, lost a nonleague meet on April 24 to Miller Place, but did respectably.