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  •        The East Hampton Football Club continued its winning streak at the Ross School Sunday by defeating Brishna, a tough men’s soccer team from Queens whose players are of Afghan ancestry, 4-3, thanks largely to three goals by the elusive Luis (Piri) Correa.

           The game had particular importance inasmuch as it was a third-round contest in the State Cup, a tournament that will continue in the spring.

  •        Despite the cold weather on Thanksgiving Day (in contrast to recent years), which probably persuaded a number of runners not to come, the Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 3 and 6-milers in Montauk drew a big crowd.

           There were 445 finishers in the 3-miler, which was won in 16 minutes and 46.6 seconds by Nicholas Berglin, 16, of Hampton Bays, and 55 in the 6-miler, which was won by 25-year-old Daniel Widlowski in 34:46.9.

  •        “I think they may have had the better of it,” Howard Wood, who coaches East Hampton High School’s girls basketball team, said following Saturday morning’s scrimmage here with Pierson-Bridgehampton.

  •     There are some days when you feel that you’re up to anything, at the top of your game.

  •     As a bitter northwest wind swept across the field, the East Hampton Football Club swept through its opponent, O.F.I. Crete, of Astoria, Queens, 8-0 in a men’s soccer game played at the Ross School Sunday afternoon.

        The rout of the West Division’s runner-up team improved East Hampton’s record in the Long Island Soccer Football League’s third division to 7-0-0. John Romero’s powerful squad has outscored its opponents 38-4 since its first season of play in the L.I.S.F.L. began.

  •     Marina Preiss capped an eventful East Hampton High School career with seventh-place finishes in the state’s girls swim meet’s 50 and 100-yard races in Ithaca Saturday.

        John McGeehan, East Hampton’s coach, said on his way back from Ithaca that Preiss had swum the 100 in 51.76 seconds in a preliminary heat on Friday. “That 51.76,” he said, “was a best-ever time for her in that event, which seeded her third in the finals.”

  •     Gracing the entrance to Jim Shelly’s Georgica Services Ltd. station on Springs-Fireplace Road the other day were a 2002 red Thunderbird, a silver 1973 Citroen SM, a shiny black Porsche, a Mercedes-Benz 280SL, and an Austin-Healey 3000Mk III.

        Inside, on the office’s walls were posters from sports car racing’s vintage days.

        So, he was asked, had he been a lover of classic sports cars since his teenage days in Pottstown, Pa.?

  •     As fall sports were about to give way to winter ones at East Hampton High School last week, Joe Vas, the district’s athletic director, was happy to report that all 11 of East Hampton’s fall teams were scholar-athlete ones given their 90-plus averages.

        The two with the highest aggregate G.P.A. in that group were field hockey (96.388) and girls swimming (96.072).

  •     The house at the end of the block, where Madeline Bastis, a Zen priest, once told me that when it came to reporting on the New York marathon, I should write about all the finishers from here, not just the top ones — to wit, that attention should be paid — is being torn down.

        At first I thought how sad, but now, having got out her file and reading through it a bit, I imagine her saying, in Zen fashion, “Let it go, Jack, let it go.”

  •     Debbie Jayne, who took eight Pierson High School field hockey teams to state Final Four tournaments during her 30-year tenure in Sag Harbor only to wind up disappointed every time, can rest easy now given the fact that the 2013 Whalers on Sunday won the school’s first state championship by defeating Cazenovia (its nemesis in this game three years ago) 1-0 on Kasey Gilbride’s corner play goal with 32.9 seconds remaining in double overtime.

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