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01/09/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Captain Luke Gilpin. 23. making a strong move to the basket in Shelter Island’s January 6 home loss to Mattituck.

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Captain Luke Gilpin. 23. making a strong move to the basket in Shelter Island’s January 6 home loss to Mattituck.

After graduating eight seniors from last year’s very successful Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team, Coach Jay Card Jr. knew this was going to be a challenging season for his young and inexperienced squad. (more…)

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12/29/16 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Billy Boeklen, working off a pick set by Semaj Lawrence, driving to the hoop.

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Billy Boeklen, working off a pick set by Semaj Lawrence, driving to the hoop.

Now that the season is over, Shelter Island High School boys varsity basketball Coach Jay Card Jr. said he was satisfied his squad accomplished many of its original goals. (more…)

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12/12/16 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Luke Gilpin driving against a Babylon opponent on December 9 in Shelter Island’s 70-28 home loss.

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Luke Gilpin driving against a Babylon opponent on December 9 in Shelter Island’s 70-28 home loss.

After four non-league games, it’s become obvious that the young Shelter Island School varsity basketball team has been outmatched by bigger, stronger, older  more talented teams. (more…)

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11/29/16 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Varsity basketball player Luke Gilpin draws a crowd in traffic as Eric Thilberg cuts to the hoop in Monday night’s home loss to Hampton Bays.

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Varsity basketball player Luke Gilpin draws a crowd in traffic as Eric Thilberg cuts to the hoop in Monday night’s home loss to Hampton Bays.

The Shelter Island School junior varsity and varsity boys basketball teams dropped their home openers in a non-league game against Hampton Bays Monday night.

In the JV game, the Indians were down 13-12 at the end of the first quarter. Center Nick Young had the hot hand, scoring 10 of his team-high 14 points in the opening period. Freshman guard Lucas Quigley Dunning contributed 9 points. (more…)

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02/22/16 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Seniors and Semaj bid adieu. The Shelter Island School varsity basketball team says good bye after the 2015-16 season to, form left, Billy Boeklen, Henry Lang, Peter Kropf, Max Moroz, Jack Kimmelmann, Tristan Wissemann and Semaj Lawrence, who has completed his basketball eligibility.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Seniors and Semaj bid adieu. From left, Billy Boeklen, Henry Lang, Peter Kropf, Max Moroz, Jack Kimmelmann, Tristan Wissemann and Semaj Lawrence, who has completed his basketball eligibility.

Now that the season is over, Shelter Island High School boys varsity basketball Coach Jay Card Jr. said he was satisfied his squad accomplished many of its original goals.

What’s not satisfying is failing to achieve the ultimate goal — a Class D County championship. But the Bridgehampton Killer Bees — the defending New York State champions — were too tough for the Indians in the championship game on February 13. (more…)