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08/16/16 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Misael Carias of John Olinkiewicz Wooden House, left, battling for possession with Felipe Marin of Binder Pools, in Monday’s opening round action of the annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field.

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Misael Carias of John Olinkiewicz Wooden House, left, battling for possession with Felipe Marin of Binder Pools, in Monday’s opening round action of the annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field.

Braving the intense sun and heat on Monday afternoon, 100 players competed on the first day of the annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup, an adult soccer tournament at Fiske Field sponsored by Sunset Beach and the Shelter Island Recreation Department. (more…)

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08/19/15 2:00pm
he champion B&R team members celebrating their victory in the Shelter Island Challenge Cup at Sunset Beach Monday evening with the Simon Gavron Trophy. Tournament organizer Police Chief Jim Read is at right.

he champion B&R team members celebrating their victory in the Shelter Island Challenge Cup at Sunset Beach Monday evening with the Simon Gavron Trophy. Tournament organizer Police Chief Jim Read is at right.

The conclusion of the 2015 Shelter Island Soccer Challenge Cup Monday, August 17, marked a first in the cup’s 13-year history, with B&R winning for a third consecutive year.

The heat of the evening was duplicated by the hot play of B&R, and as the annual summer soccer tournament drew to a close and darkness fell on FiskeField, B&R again retained possession of the Simon Gavron Trophy. (more…)

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08/13/15 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Charlie Binder, left, battling for the ball at Fiske Field Monday during the annual Shelter Island Challenge Cup soccer tournament.

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Charlie Binder, left, battling for the ball at Fiske Field Monday during the annual Shelter Island Challenge Cup soccer tournament.

For the 13th year the Shelter Island Challenge Cup kicked off this week with some familiar teams vying for the coveted Simon Gavron 7-a-side soccer trophy.

Five locally sponsored teams from Sunset Beach, Binder Pools, Wooden House, Elli’s Country Store and SG United met to play in a round-robin format at Fiske Field. Three teams from East Hampton Town, including Bill Miller & Associates, Bateman Painting and B & R also joined the group to make the first round highly competitive with few points separating each team. (more…)

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08/20/14 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Battling for the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup Trophy, left to right:  Jefferson Ramirez (B&R), Alex Austin (SG United), Elyse Vilsaint (SG United) and Diego Marles (B&R).

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Battling for the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup Trophy, left to right: Jefferson Ramirez (B&R), Alex Austin (SG United), Elyse Vilsaint (SG United) and Diego Marles (B&R).

For the second time in the 12-year history of the Soccer Challenge Cup, a back-to- back champion has been crowned. (more…)

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08/17/14 12:00pm

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |  Ryan Golden of Binder Pools, left, and J.P. Ahoua of SG United, competing Monday at Fiske Field.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |
Ryan Golden of Binder Pools, left, and J.P. Ahoua of SG United, competing Monday at Fiske Field.

The 12th annual Challenge Cup kicked off this week with eight teams vying for the coveted Simon Gavron trophy in a tightly contested seven to a side soccer match. (more…)