King’s Bonac crew is battle tested
Jonathan Chunchi, the right wing, at left, is always a threat to score for East Hampton.
Kevron Palmer, at left, has made valuable contributions in coming off the bench this fall. Craig Macnaughton
East Hampton in position to grab the top seed in the county small schools tournament
With his 16:52 on Sunken Meadow’s course last week, Erik Engstrom broke a school record set in 1987 by Artie Fisher.
East Hampton shares the title with Southampton and Pierson-Bridgehampton
Turner Foster, whose father is the head pro at the Maidstone Club, has played number-one for league-champion East Hampton this season although he’s only an eighth grader.
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Ron Jensen, far right, played on the Montauk Rugby Football Club from about 1991 to 2002.
Ron Jensen, wearing the number 3, was remembered as a good player, a fun guy. Mike Jablonski
In an undated photo of the Montauk Rugby Football Club, Ron Jensen can be seen in the back row second from the left. Courtesy of Rich Brierley
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.
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.
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.
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