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02/12/18 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Seniors were bid farewell at ceremonies before Friday’s home game against Smithtown Christian. From left, cheerleader Isabella Sherman, Wesley Congdon, Danny Boeklen and Luke Gilpin.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Seniors were bid farewell at ceremonies before Friday’s home game against Smithtown Christian. From left, cheerleader Isabella Sherman, Wesley Congdon, Danny Boeklen and Luke Gilpin.

A Friday, February 9 home game against Smithtown Christian marked the end of the Shelter Island School varsity basketball season.

The junior varsity’s season ended earlier in week.

For senior athletes Ray Wesley Congdon, Daniel Boeklen and Luke Gilpin, the Friday night game was the last of their high school careers. (more…)

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02/07/18 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Walter Richards bringing the ball up on the break against Southold Monday night

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Walter Richards bringing the ball up on the break against Southold Monday night

Coming off a lopsided road loss against the powerhouse Greenport Porters on February 2, the Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team hosted the Southold Settlers three days later and played a high-scoring thriller, only to go down in defeat, 73-63. (more…)

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02/01/18 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Keith Taplin battles for position under the boards as Luke Gilpin goes strong to the hoop in the boys varsity home loss against Pierson Monday night.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Keith Taplin battles for position under the boards as Luke Gilpin goes strong to the hoop in the boys varsity home loss against Pierson Monday night.

After an inspirational road win against Ross on January 24, the Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team took a 81-54 loss to the visiting Pierson Whalers Monday night. (more…)

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01/11/18 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tristan Wissemann, center, flanked by Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Famers Walter Richards, left, and Cori Cass, at Monday’s halftime ceremony that retired Wissemann’s jersey number. The three Shelter Island School players broke the 1,000-point mark in their varsity careers.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tristan Wissemann, center, flanked by Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Famers Walter Richards, left, and Cori Cass, at Monday’s halftime ceremony that retired Wissemann’s jersey number. The three Shelter Island School players broke the 1,000-point mark in their varsity careers.

On Monday evening, Tristan Wissemann received one of the highest honors a Shelter Island basketball player can achieve. (more…)