Sports

    Friday’s boys basketball game here with Mount Sinai looked, for a brief moment, as if it would provide East Hampton fans with the same thrill they’d felt 10 days before when Thomas King’s coast-to-coast layup...
The East Hampton High School bowling team needed at least 12.5 points in its match here with Rocky Point Monday to earn a berth in the county tournament, which is to be contested at the Sayville Lanes on Feb. 4.     “Our...
   The East Hampton High School girls basketball team won twice last week to improve its record to 3-4, thus giving it a fighting chance to make the playoffs; the boys swimming team split, losing at league-leading Hauppauge but swamping...

National Qualifier     Besides qualifying for the Y.M.C.A. national swim meet as a member of the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter Hurricanes’ 200 freestyle relay team, Maddie Minetree also qualified for the nationals in the 50-...

Thursday, January 26 GIRLS BASKETBALL, Pierson at Port Jefferson, 4:30 p.m. Friday, January 27 BOYS BASKETBALL, Bridgehampton at Pierson, Sag Harbor, and Greenport at Ross, 6:15 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL, Elwood-John Glenn at East Hampton, 6:15...
    “We got killed on the boards,” Bill McKee, who coaches East Hampton High School’s boys basketball team, said during Biddy hoop practice at the John M. Marshall Elementary School Saturday morning.  ...
    “The brain, then, is a terrible thing. . . ?” this writer said after Dr. Paul Weinhold, a sports psychologist, sat down during a recent visit to The Star.     “A terrible and a wonderful thing,...
   Bobby Vacca, who ought to know, said after the East Hampton High School boys basketball team’s extraordinary fourth-quarter resurgence here against Shoreham-Wading River on Jan. 10 that “the greatest comeback in high...
There was much to write home about when it came to East Hampton swimmers this past week.     The varsity boys team just missed out on winning two meets. “Five more yards and Thomas [Brierley] would have won the 400-yard...