“It’s about helping people and having fun,”
Paddleboarding is Amanda Calabrese’s favorite event, though she’s a strong swimmer and runner too. Craig Macnaughton

Connie Mabry’s well-placed high-arc deliveries limited Provisions to eight hits
Connie Mabry pitched Groundworks into the playoff finals last week, striking out the side in the sixth inning of the decisive third game of the semifinal series with Provisions. Jack Graves

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East Hampton’s men’s A team was the runner-up to the perennial men’s champion, Smith Point, by 2 points
East Hampton’s men’s and women’s A teams won the paddleboard relays at East Hampton’s Main Beach tournament last Thursday. Durell Godfrey
Lucy Kohlhoff, at right, who won the beach flags event for the East Hampton Town women’s A team, has, because of the fall soccer season, had to turn down two invites to world competitions. Craig Macnaughton
T.J. Paradiso won the (2-kilometer) distance run at last Thursday’s Main Beach lifeguard tournament. Jack Graves

East Hampton Football Club’s singular sweep
Maidstone Market’s Ernesto Valverde, with the ball above, and his teammates lost in a shootout with Tortorella Pools in a 7-on-7 semifinal playoff game at East Hampton’s Herrick Park on July 16. Craig Macnaughton
The undefeated East Hampton Football Club celebrated its singular Long Island Soccer Football League season at Corey DeRosa’s house in Sag Harbor Saturday night. Jack Graves

The swimmers had to fight against an outgoing tide in Block Island Sound
It was the fourth straight Sprint triathlon win for Tom Eickelberg, who coaches SUNY Cortland’s swim teams. Jack Graves

A large turnout expected
Lori King, at right, shown with the well-known cold water long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox above, is expected to be one of the contestants in the Montauk Playhouse’s 5K ocean swim Saturday. Jack Graves

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