Sports

‘It’s a big blow not having Hunter,’ the coach said
Hunter Fromm, East Hampton’s all-county pitching prospect, is out for the season, his coach, Vinny Alversa, said this week, because of a thumb and ligament injury. Jack Graves
Baseball clinics at the high school field Saturday morning drew 28 third through fifth graders in the morning and 20 sixth through eighth graders in the afternoon. Jack Graves

Bageled 9-0
Sam Merritt kept coming at Westhampton Beach’s sluggers, who touched her for a home run, a triple, and two doubles in Monday’s 9-0 loss here. Craig Macnaughton

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Allura Leggard was a quadruple winner for East Hampton on April 5, in the 100, the 200, the long jump, and as the anchor of the 4-by-100 relay team. Jack Graves

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Danny Bedoya was applauded on exiting the game
Try as he might, Port Jefferson Fusion’s 6-foot-5-inch goalie, Matt Gavin, could not catch up with a shot by Xavi Piedra Martel (6) that treated the East Hampton Football Club to a 1-0 lead midway through the first quarter of Sunday’s Division 1 game at the Ross School. Jack Graves Photos
Cristian Gonzalez (16) and his East Hampton Football Club teammates applied continuous pressure throughout Sunday’s match here.

Katie Helfand’s crew bageled William Floyd Monday 7-0
Sam Merritt, left, pitched a shutout at Amityville Monday, and Ravi MacGurn and his East Hampton High School boys tennis team teammates continued last week to master their opponents in league and nonleague play. Jack Graves

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In the off-season Nick Haas has introduced the game to scores of Project Most kids from Springs and East Hampton.
Nick Haas, an assistant pro at the Atlantic Golf Club who gives simulator lessons at the East Hampton Indoor Tennis Club in the winter, has, with the help of 10-year-old James Bradley (standing, second from left), introduced the game to about 50 Project Most kids since the start of the year. Jack Graves

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Wins over West Islip, Westhampton Beach, and Shoreham-Wading River
Lily Mongan, who’s trying out the high jump, is one of 14 ninth graders on East Hampton High School’s girls track team coached by Yani Cuesta. The girls have their first meet Wednesday at home with Shoreham-Wading River. Jack Graves
Boys lacrosse was back at East Hampton Friday in the form of the South Fork Islanders’ jayvee, which routed their Copiague peers 15-0. Jack Graves