sports

“I was desperate to keep playing — I was so passionate about the sport. I tried to get friends of mine out here interested, and I also went out to the bars at the Montauk docks and got a lot of fishermen to play. That’s how we came to be called the...
    East Hampton High’s girls and boys basketball teams began playing this past week, and their nonleaguers with Pierson went well, the boys winning 40-31 here last Thursday and the girls winning 47-33, “or something...
    Although Steve Tseperkas, who coaches East Hampton High School’s wrestling team, did not enter competitors in seven weight classes at the Frank (Sprig) Gardner tournament here Saturday, either because of lack of experience...
    The East Rockaway High School boys basketball team, intrigued by the idea of playing in a tiny gym much like the ones in its district’s elementary schools, traveled out to Bridgehampton Saturday for a nonleaguer in the Bee...

Thursday, December 15 BOWLING, Southampton vs. East Hampton, East Hampton Bowl, 3:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL, Mount Sinai at East Hampton, league opener, 6:15 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL, East Hampton at Mount Sinai, league opener, 4:30 p.m. Friday,...
    Jeff Thompson, who coaches the East Hampton High School boys swimming team, was pleasantly surprised when on the first day of practice he saw that 30 hopefuls, twice last year’s number, were facing him.   ...
    The Maidstone Market’s 7-on-7 men’s soccer team lost the first two games it played in this fall’s season, one to Tuxpan and one to Hamptons Arsenal, each by 1-0 scores, but when it came down to crunch time, the...
    At well-attended holiday dinners at the Beachhouse restaurant on Friday and Monday, the Montauk Rugby Club, the Old Montauk Athletic Club, East Hampton’s Ocean Rescue Squad, and Spokespeople, an organization that advocates...

Thursday, December 8 BOWLING, East Hampton at Eastport-South Manor, 4:30 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL, Pierson at East Hampton, nonleague, 6:30 p.m. Friday, December 9 GIRLS BASKETBALL, Pierson-Bridgehampton at Hampton Bays tournament, and Ross at...
Blessed with a perfect day, Montauk attracted another record-smashing turnout.
    Mario Olaya, the center midfielder on East Hampton High School’s boys soccer team and League VI’s player of the year, wound up a stellar four-year varsity career Saturday by scoring the winning goal in the...
    Last year, though it didn’t win much, the East Hampton High School boys basketball team made things interesting, and Bill McKee, Bonac’s coach, now in his second year at the helm since Ed Petrie’s retirement,...