The “core four” are, from left, Ian Lynch, Cameron Yusko, John Nolan, and Zach Grossman. Missing from the photo are John Pizzo and Jim McMullan. Jack Graves

Jim Abran
Jim Abran, Montauk’s number-eight, anchored a formidable forward pack. Jack Graves

Grossman led the way with an opening­-round 72
Zach Grossman, the defending Long Island junior champion, led East Hampton’s team into the county tourney’s second day three strokes off the pace. . Jack Graves

The girls program’s nine wins at the varsity level were the most it had enjoyed since girls lacrosse debuted here a decade ago. Jack Graves

They all immediately said, ‘What is it you need?’
Maykell Guzman, driving in a run with a triple above, was the winning pitcher in East Hampton’s 12-0 rout of Amityville here last Thursday, capping a series sweep. Jack Graves

East Hampton’s seniors engaged in a synchronized slide after last Thursday’s 17-0 playoff-clinching win over Elwood-John Glenn. Jack Graves

Maggie Pizzo (1), scoring against Kings Park, above, the Seekamps, Carley and Amanda, and Jenna Budd must bring a smile to their coach Matt Maloney’s face when he thinks not only about this season but about the future. Jack Graves