Ed Petrie, the man who gave this town, and Sag Harbor before that, so much to cheer about over his half-century career as a high school boys basketball coach, died on Sunday at Southampton Hospital at the age of 82.
Following the East End Classic invitational girls track meet here on May 18, Yani Cuesta, who coaches Bonac’s girls team, said it served as a good warm-up for the division meet in which her charges were to have competed at Northport Tuesday.
Zach Grossman, a former star golfer at East Hampton High School who won the South Fork Country Club’s men’s championships in 2007, 2009, and 2011, was cited this past week by the National Collegiate Athletic Association as an academic all-American.
Thursday, May 21
GOLF, Section XI team and individual state qualifier tournament, Rock Hill Golf and Country Club, Manorville, from 7:30 a.m.
TENNIS, county team tournament semifinal matches at sites of higher seeds, 4 p.m.
Friday, May 22...
For Mike Bahel, the owner of Body Tech and an inveterate long-distance runner, Sunday’s Hither Hills off-road half-marathon wasn’t a particularly big deal. About a month ago, in Pennsylvania, he’d run the Hyner Challenge 25K (15.5 miles) — twice.