Sports Briefs 08.08.13

Local sports notes

Miss Amelia’s
    The Miss Amelia’s 2-mile road race, a benefit for the Old Montauk Athletic Club’s grants program and the Amagansett Historical Association, is to be held Sunday at 9 a.m., starting near the Amagansett railroad station. The course will take runners up Old Stone Highway and Deep Lane to Town Lane, and thence to Windmill Lane and the finish line at Miss Amelia’s Cottage.

For Mets Fans
    The former New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner Ira Berkow is to sign and talk about his new book, “Summers at Shea: Tom Seaver Loses His Overcoat and Other Mets Stories” at the East Hampton Library’s Authors Night Saturday at 5 at the Gardiner Farm on James Lane.