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Thomas Nelson, who was named to the all-tournament teams in both holiday tourneys, led the Bonackers against Mattituck with 23 points and 21 rebounds
Brendan Hughes, shown in action in the Holiday Classic’s first-round game with the Dalton School, scored 19 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in this past weekend’s 82-67 win over Mattituck. Craig Macnaughton

Craig Brierley, who coaches East Hampton High’s boys swimming team, said he thought his 31-strong squad had a legitimate chance to win a first-ever league championship
Rob Rewinski, a Pierson junior who’s a recent convert from freestyle to the butterfly, is an example of the versatility Craig Brierley is looking for from his charges. Craig Macnaughton
East Hampton has two strong breaststrokers in Joe Gengarelly, of Pierson, above, and Tyler Menold, who was named as the team’s swimmer of the meet following an 89-73 win here over Smithtown on Dec. 17. Craig Macnaughton


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The self-described “Mrs. Mickey” grew up in East Hampton Village and was introduced to the game at an early age
Valinda Valcich, seen teeing off at Montauk Downs above, called her recent double eagle on the par-5 seventh hole there her Christmas present. Jack Graves

Lock and Anderson receive rugby awards
The Old Montauk Athletic Club’s athlete of the year was the triathloner David Powers of Wainscott, pictured with his 11-year-old daughter, Alden. Jack Graves

When we saw him wearing that Number 6 jersey, the jersey of the national team’s captain, we all — all of us white guys — shouted, ‘Nelson! Nelson! Nelson!’ ”

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