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The first win for Bonac football in almost two years
Jordan Johnson and Brandon Johnson combined to knock the ball loose from a Warrior’s grasp at East Hampton’s 18-yard line in the second quarter. The fumble recovery led to Bonac’s first score. Craig Macnaughton

“The pioneer of triathloning on Long Island”
Steve Tarpinian, an internationally known swim coach, was frequently the first out of the water in triathlons here.

Coach rates his team in state’s top five
The goal by E. Bistrian, at right, early in Saturday’s field hockey game here with Port Jefferson was said by Robyn Mott to be one of the prettiest she’d ever seen. Craig Macnaughton

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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. Craig Macnaughton

‘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. Jack Graves

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. Jack Graves