Sports

Brett Mauser, the league’s president, has said the wood bat league, founded eight years ago by Rusty Leaver, “has grown by leaps and bounds."
Jamie Loeb, the Mustangs’ assistant coach, threw B.P. Saturday morning after having stanched with overturned buckets Montauk School’s automated sprinkler system. Jack Graves
Dylan Mouzakes, a Pace University junior and one of the Mustangs’ two returnees, allowed no earned runs in the collegiate wood bat team’s season opener at the Montauk School Sunday. Jack Graves

Nina Piacentine’s finish earned 8 points for the team, which wound up 9th among the 16 entries.
Nina Piacentine, who set a school record in the 1,500-meter racewalk at this past week’s division meet, is ranked ninth in the county going into this weekend’s state qualifier. Jack Graves

In a 52-year career, he taught not just basketball skills but character
Ed Petrie on the court and on the job in 2008 Doug Kuntz

Sports Briefs 05.28.15
Richie Daunt is going to fight at the Suffolk Theater in Riverhead on June 5. Jack Graves

Local sports history

Kevin Harvey topped the field of 710 runners and walkers
The mad dash to the beach began at the entrance to the Reutershan parking lot in East Hampton Village. Jack Graves

‘They deserved it,’ said Pierson Coach Tortorella
Ryan Chisholm, who’d seen only brief action on the mound this season, didn’t allow any earned runs in his four innings of work at Sag Harbor’s Mashashimuet Park last Thursday. Jack Graves

East Hampton’s place-winners that day included Allura Leggard, Tyra Stewart, and Gabby McKay
Danielle Futerman cleared 8 feet 6 inches in the East End Classic’s pole vault competition, setting a school record. Jack Graves
Dana Cebulski, at left, who’s still recovering from a foot injury, placed second in the East End Classic’s 800-meter race to Southampton’s Hannah Connolly-Sporing, at right. Jack Graves

Ed Petrie, New York State's winningest public high school boys basketball coach, always had his eyes on the scoreboard. Mr. Petrie died on Sunday at the age of 82. Gordon Grant
Coach Ed Petrie in 2007Gordon Grant
Gordon Grant

Zach Grossman was cited this past week by the National Collegiate Athletic Association