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Matt BeltCappellino beats the throw, sliding safely into second.
On Monday, April 21, a nice crowd filled the bleachers at Fiske Field to watch the Shelter Island Boys JV team defeat Southold 11-4. A majority of the fans were Shelter Island students cheering on their classmates, and it was good to see the students supporting the sports teams that work hard and represent the school and community. (more…)
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | The Bucks are appealing to the community for host families to house players.
Six weeks to go and eight beds to find.
That’s the challenge for Shelter Island Bucks General Manager Dave Gurney. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Meb Keflezighi, winner of the Boston Marathon, the night before his historic victory with Liam Adipietro.
The next race for the winner of the Boston Marathon will be run along the streets and roads of Shelter Island.
Meb Keflezighi, who ran an historic race in Boston Monday, becoming the first American man in almost 30 years to win the most famous footrace race in the world, had already accepted an invitation to run in the Shelter Island 10K on June 21. (more…)
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Safe! Peter Kropf hustling down the line in Shelter Island High School baseball team’s 16-8 home opener victory against Stony Brook.
The Shelter Island boys’ baseball team started the season by sweeping the Stony Brook Bears, taking the series 3-0. Shelter Island scored double figures in all three games and while they were behind early in the third game, they came back with 11 runs in the final three innings to secure the win. (more…)
REBECCA MUNDY PHOTO | A night of honors. From left, Matthew Dunning (All County Academic), Nathan Mundy (All League), Riley Willumsen (holding the team’s Class D Suffolk County championship plaque), Coach Mike Mundy (Class D Coach of the Year), Matt BeltCappellino (All League) and Tristan Wisseman ( All Conference and All Tournament team).
On Thursday, April 10, Polish Hall in Riverhead was filled with basketball players, coaches and families at the Suffolk Boys’ Basketball Coaches Association awards dinner. (more…)