Sports

Homecoming Weekend
The homecoming football game, played under the lights, will cap a sports-crammed saturday. Chris Cordone

Tom Eickelberg, 22, of Babylon was the winner;
Tom Eickelberg, 22, of Babylon was the winner.

‘I gave him his head all the time . . . I never fell off’
Harry de Leyer, last seen at the Hampton Classic five years ago.
Harry de Leyer, last seen at the Hampton Classic five years ago, thinks a movie may be made of “The Eighty-Dollar Champion.” Jack Graves

Paul Jones - Montauk Rugby
Paul Jones, with the ball above, has been described by Rich Brierley as “the key to our rotation.” Jack Graves

The players appeared as if they meant business, but their fitness level could be improved, according to their coach. Jack Graves



No matter the horse, McLain Ward was a winner of the Classic’s major money classes, including, on Pjotter van de Zonnehoeve, at right, the $30,000 Nicolock Open Jumper Challenge on Saturday, and, at the left, on Antares F, the $250,000 FTI Grand Prix on Sunday.
No matter the horse, McLain Ward was a winner of the Classic’s major money classes, including, on Pjotter van de Zonnehoeve, at right, the $30,000 Nicolock Open Jumper Challenge on Saturday, and, at the left, on Antares F, the $250,000 FTI Grand Prix on Sunday. Durell Godfrey