"Right down to the wire"
Kaelyn Ward, left, finished a record-breaking career with a team-leading 25 at Islip on Friday. Last Thursday at Islip, Thomas King and his fellow Bonackers just missed advancing to the county playoffs’ second round, losing by 3 points. Durell Godfrey and Jack Graves Photos

A believer in well-rounded athleticism
Steve Redlus welcomes the challenge.

The regular season ended on up notes for both
Courtney Dess, one of the girls team’s two seniors, scored 7 of her 9 points in the all-important fourth quarter. Jack Graves

The 28-year-old Montauk resident was hired as the director of Sportime’s well-appointed multisport arena in Amagansett
Mike Ritsi’s working in his field and happy to be doing so. Jack Graves

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Career night for Garces
Rolando Garces, in action against Shoreham-Wading River above, went on to score a career-high 33 points at Elwood-John Glenn two days later. Jack Graves

"There were a lot of personal bests”
The seniors Andrew Winthrop, Sergio Betancur, Christian Figueroa, and Adam Heller (not pictured) were honored before East Hampton’s last home meet at the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter last Thursday. Laura Mott

King, whose calm demeanor and sound decisions in crunch time — preferring drives in the lane to 3-point attempts — won the day for Bonac
Thomas King, lofting a jump shot above, took the game over in the final minutes. Jack Graves

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