Eliud Ngetich (16) was soon to leave the lead pack. Like American Pharoah, he led wire-to-wire.
Bill Lehr, above left, of Shelter Island, said he regretted having taught Peter Hawkins how to change a tire. Above right, Peter Hawkins was the 10K’s wheelchair winner, edging out his friendly rival by a fraction of a second.
Meb Keflezighi, who, at 40, is breaking masters records now, will run in the Olympic marathon trials in Los Angeles in February.
The next day Eliud Ngetich won a 5-mile race in Branford, Conn., in 24:01. Jack Graves Photos
Three chances to get into the U.S. Open
Should they win the national playoffs tournament at Yale University in August, Hleb Maslau and Simona Weymar will get into the U.S. Open’s main draw.
Jenna Budd, who’s going to Hofstra University, and Liam McGovern, who will matriculate at Colgate University in the fall, recently received their Paul Yuska awards from East Hampton’s athletic director, Joe Vas.
The Grasshoppers’ spirits were high Monday as they extended the Little League’s American division girls softball “world series” to a third game.
The yoke three-person rescue was one of four demanding events in Sunday’s ocean lifeguard test at Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett.
Marikate Ryan, an East Hampton High School sophomore, became on Sunday the latest in a long line of Ryans to pass the ocean lifeguard certification test. Craig Macnaughton