COURTESY PHOTO | Thirty years strong, the Hurl Rock Society at their 2015 meeting last week in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
There are some things we just can’t do anything about. It doesn’t matter how much money or possessions we have accumulated, exercises we do or the food we eat or don’t eat, we are still going to get older.
Since I don’t think or feel like a 76-year-old man, I do things like coloring my hair or walking straight to look the age I feel. It really doesn’t matter because I don’t fool anyone. When people honestly guess my age, they are always nauseatingly close. (more…)
BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO | Jay Sessa holding the Richardson Trophy.
I would like to tell you a story about an 8-year-old boy who came into my life about 50 years ago. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bianca Evangelista following through on the practice course Tuesday.
The Shelter Island School golf team traveled to Island’s End Golf Club Monday, October 12 to play a return match against the Southold/Greenport team. (more…)
The pro, still perfecting the swing.
Today, while searching the house for an old golf book, I found my 1957 high school yearbook.
Once you find these things, there is a law that states: You must reminisce. Following the law, the next two hours were killed looking at page after page. The woman whose picture was next to mine in the book was looking with me. (more…)
BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO Nick Young practicing his tee shots.
After suffering a rough start, the Shelter Island School varsity golf team, almost halfway through the season, is already making a comeback.
Things were looking gloomy as the team dropped their first three matches to open the season. In the match against Southold/Greenport, the team lost a squeaker by just 2 strokes. In that match, our number one, Nick Young, had his best round of the season with a 38. (more…)