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In an FEI Longines World Cup-China League open speed class
Shana Menu Altschuler and Wavanta won their show-jumping class among 26 competitors in Beijing recently.
Shana Menu Altschuler and Wavanta, a 14-year-old German-bred gray mare stabled in China, were victors in the FEI Longines World Cup-China League open speed class.

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“The kids know they’re getting better. They’ve just got to get a little older and a little stronger.”
In the Bonackers’ last game of the season, Curt Matthews, a sophomore, gave up just three hits and struck out eight in a 2-0 loss at John Glenn. Craig Macnaughton

‘A great win for Bill Miller’ at Herrick Park
Gehider Garcia of Bill Miller — the league’s leading scorer — contended with Maidstone Market’s Jefferson Ramirez for the ball in a 7-on-7 men’s soccer game on May 10. Craig Macnaughton

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A record time of 1 hour, 36 minutes, and 34 seconds
Erik Engstrom, recently returned from his freshman year at the University of Massachusetts, easily won Saturday’s Hither Hills Half-Marathon. Jack Graves

Things can be expected to be even better next year
East Hampton’s seniors, Fran DeNardo, Zoe Daunt, Sophia Foglia, and Alex Rutkowski, from left with bears, were honored by their coaches, Nicole Fierro and Kathy Amicucci, center, following the regular-season finale with Shoreham-Wading River. Jack Graves

“This is the fastest-growing team sport there is, and East Hampton is at the center of its growth,”
Tournaments for over-40 Grand Masters and over-60 Legends are to be held at the John M. Marshall Elementary School fields here on Saturday and Sunday. Craig Macnaughton