Defense definitely was a problem in the first half
One of East Hampton’s 10 sophomores, Jean Paul Palacios, a midfielder, and his teammates were largely on the defensive in Friday’s nonleaguer here with Half Hollow Hills West.
‘Hopefully, the season will end with a banner’
Erik Engstrom, at left, who was sidelined with a stress fracture last spring, “is very fit now,” his coach, Kevin Barry, said at Monday’s Great Bonac road races in Springs.
Girls soccer and boys volleyball won their initial outings last week
A former East Hampton athletic director and varsity football coach, Dick Cooney, shown above with the present A.D., Joe Vas, took the train from Hampton Bays to see the first half of Saturday’s league opener here with Port Jefferson.
Charles Manning won’t be playing in Bridgehampton this winter
Charles Manning told his coach, Carl Johnson, he would “always be a Killer Bee.”
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The spirit was there
Brandon Johnson racked up 100 yards rushing for the Bonackers in their first game in almost two years. Linebackers Axel Alanis and Mikey Perez had the most tackles.
“one of the toughest Hampton Classic Grand Prix courses”
Karen Polle and With Wings went “medium-fast” in the jump-off after their three opponents had rails down.
Horses are chiefly heir to orthopedic, gastrointestinal, and respiratory problems, all of which can be serious
Dr. Kyla Ortved, one of the Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists’ three full-time surgeons, and the clinic’s practice manager, Jill Nordberg, were at the Hampton Classic Friday.
The Ruggers finished the regular season as the runner-up in the B division
The Montauk Rugby Club, whose slow-pitch softball team recently won the Montauk wood bat league’s playoff trophy, has begun practicing in earnest at East Hampton’s Herrick Park on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.