Sports

The Bonackers churned their way to win after win
Jenna Budd, foreground, Amanda Calabrese, and Jasmine Flores, the team’s seniors, swam a celebratory lap at the end of which flowers were presented, before last Thursday’s meet began. Jack Graves

A day for celebrating diversity and possibility
An 11-year-old, Alden Powers (396), topped the Run for Ross’s female entrants and was eighth over all. Jack Graves

A round up of playoff news
East Hampton’s girls team (that’s Katie Brierley, the libero, returning a serve above, with Carley Seekamp in the background) expects to meet John Glenn in the county Class B semifinal. Jack Graves
Alyssa Bahel, maneuvering the ball above, and her East Hampton teammates were 8-5 as of Tuesday, having exceeded their goal of a .500 season. Craig Macnaughton
Brady Yusko and his fellow Bonackers are to play host to the probable top small schools seed, Eastport-South Manor, here Monday. Craig Macnaughton

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Tied with Southampton and Pierson-Bridgehampton

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Two second-half goals bested Forest Park
A chip from Antonio Padilla, at right, helped to get the East Hampton Football Club on the scoreboard in the second half. Craig Macnaughton

Erik Engstrom, finished eighth, in 13 minutes and 6.5 seconds
Erik Engstrom, at left, placed eighth over all in the Manhattan College High School Invitational’s Varsity A race. Ricci Paradiso
Sophia DePasquale, at right, is always in the mix in East Hampton field hockey games. In her wake above was Pierson’s Rachel Miller. Craig Macnaughton

A crushing defeat
Things went south after the Bonackers had taken a 2-0 lead. Jim Stewart

“We struggled with blocking, transition attack, and defense"