BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island volleyball action in the home gym Tuesday.
The Shelter Island junior varsity volleyball team is making a statement. After zipping out to a record of 2-0 in the early season, the team dropped the next two matches. After a weekend to reflect, players stepped up their game, winning all three matches the last week of September. (more…)
Moving into the first third of the season, Shelter Island volleyball is seeing some successes, as well as identifying areas that need improvement. We are a team that does many things fairly well, but looking toward the heart of the season, we’ll be challenged to grow and adapt. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
All for one. The varsity volleyball team are one for all.
Shelter Island volleyball version 2018 is stronger than 2017. We have more players and a more reliable offense. Our servers are good and defense is relatively unshakable. (more…)
Shelter Island volleyball is back and the teams are on the right track.
In action since August 20, Shelter Island’s volleyball team has 24 athletes between the varsity and JV squad, with the potential of two others joining now that school is in session.
This is by far the highest number of athletes we’ve had in the gym in years. With “Big Sisters” and “Little Sisters” paired between varsity and JV, we are also enjoying a positive, supportive learning environment. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Running hard up the line, Sarah Lewis beats the throw to first in the Shelter Island junior varsity softball team’s April 20 home game against Hauppauge.
Shelter Island School’s junior varsity softball team’s season, nearly three-quarters of the way through, has been one of extremes.
Wins are often by 10 runs or more; the same with losses. But on April 19, a windy, gray, spitting-rain day, Islip and the Islanders battled through several scoreless innings before the bats of the Blue and Gray were able overcome the Buccaneers’ able gloves. (more…)