“She’s a distance runner and she needs those miles — because of all the bad weather she didn’t get them,”

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A wildly exciting 89-81 win
Thomas Brierley’s 400-yard freestyle relay teammates were there to greet him after he out-swam his fellow Sayville-Bayport anchorman to win the season finale 89-81. Craig Macnaughton

They’re fighting more aggressively these days
Juan Mancilla, at left, recently spent a month training in Juan Manuel Marquez’s gym in Mexico City. His sparring partner, and younger brother, Luis, is at right. Jack Graves

The East Hampton High School boys basketball team remained on track to make the county playoffs
Thomas Nelson, driving to the hoop above in Friday’s game here with Mount Sinai, has been East Hampton’s leading rebounder this season. Jack Graves

These wins give him 93 for his career
This headlock in the third period of last Thursday’s wrestling match here with Elwood-John Glenn capped a comeback win for Axel Alanis at 195 pounds. Jack Graves
Lucas Escobar added five wins to his total this past week. He needs seven more to join Eric Kaufman in East Hampton High’s “century club.” Jack Graves

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Kevin Barron’s Whalers had come to play
Erica Selyukova, at left, was a force under the boards for the league-champion Whalers in Monday’s game with Southold. Craig Macnaughton

The league championships will be on Feb. 8
The senior captains, Lucas Escobar, at left, with his mother, Theresa, and Richie Browne, at right, with his mother, Carol, were cited by their coach, Steve Tseperkas, following the Mount Sinai-East Hampton wrestling match. Escobar’s record as of that night was 25-1; Browne’s was 16-9. Jack Graves Photos