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He Jet-Skied the Distance for Julia

After Tom Cronin and Toby Green, both Shelter Islanders, circumnavigated Long Island, a distance of about 250 miles, last Sept. 11 on Jet Skis, Green suggested that their next run be to Key West, so they turned the trip into a world record attempt and a fund-raiser.

Jul 25, 2019
Ocean Swims and Sprint Triathlon Drew Double-Dippers

There was a double dip athletic-wise in Montauk last weekend — the 5K, one-mile, and half-mile ocean challenge swims for the Montauk Playhouse Foundation on Saturday and the Lighthouse sprint triathlon the next day.

Jul 25, 2019
Top Seeds Win in 7-on-7 Semifinals

Heading into the Wednesday evening league's championship game at Herrick Park, it was hard to pick a favorite between the East Hampton Soccer Fever and Maidstone Market 7-on-7 men’s soccer teams.

Jul 25, 2019
25 Years Ago in Bonac Sports: 07.25.19

The day the N.F.L. pros came to visit East Hampton High, and the story of the Bonacker who became Denver's TV sports guy, covering the Broncos and John Elway.

Jul 25, 2019
The Lineup: 07.25.19

A lifeguarding tourney at Main Beach on Thursday, Jordan's Run in Sag Harbor on Sunday, and lots of slow-pitch softball.

Jul 23, 2019
Preteen Wins Turbo Tri at Long Beach

An 11-year-old triathlete from Brooklyn, Macy Putka, who started off in the third wave, wound up winning the I-Tri program’s 10th youth triathlon at Noyac’s Long Beach on Saturday in 35 minutes and 59.27 seconds, besting a record turnout of 145 entrants.

Jul 18, 2019
Badminton Is Dick Baker’s Game Now

Baker, fresh from a fifth-place finish in the badminton tournament at the national senior games in Albuquerque, played golf, basketball, and baseball at East Hampton High School, whose Hall of Fame he’ll enter this fall as a member of Bonac’s 1965-66 championship boys hoop team.

Jul 18, 2019
Rell Sunn’s Spirit Remembered at Ditch Plain Surf Contest

Surfers from 7 to 70 took to the waters at Ditch Plain Beach in Montauk on Saturday for the 21st annual Rell Sunn Surf Contest, with all proceeds going to local families “encountering financial hardships due to debilitating illnesses or other tragic circumstances.”

Jul 18, 2019
7-on-7 Soccer Showdown Looming

Going into the July 17 playoff semifinals in the 7-on-7 men’s soccer league, top-seeded East Hampton Soccer Fever, which was undefeated, and second-seeded Maidstone Market, which had one loss, seemed headed for a showdown in the championship game that’s to be played at East Hampton’s Herrick Park on July 24.

Jul 18, 2019
A Record Jet Ski Attempt

Two Shelter Islanders, Toby Green, the high school’s boys cross-country and track coach, and Tommy Cronin, set forth on Jet Skis from Wades Beach there on June 30 with two goals: to set a Guinness world unassisted Jet Ski distance record and to raise $50,000 on behalf of Cronin’s 8-year-old great-niece, who has a rare skin disease.

Jul 18, 2019