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01/18/17 4:30pm
CHRISTINE GALLAGHER Lindsey Gallagher winning the 300-meter dash at an indoor track meet in Brentwood January 4, setting a Shelter Island School record.

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Lindsey Gallagher winning the 300-meter dash at an indoor track meet in Brentwood January 4, setting a Shelter Island School record.

The Shelter Island School boys and girls winter track teams recently competed at meets at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood.

On January 4, junior Lindsey Gallagher, junior Hayley Lowell-Liszanckie and freshman Emma Gallagher were first to race in the 300-meter dash. Lindsey Gallagher set a school record (“SR”) with a time of 43.83 and Emma Gallagher and Hayley Lowell-Liszanckie improved as well, setting new personal records (“PR”) with times of 46.53 and 64.75, respectively. (more…)

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01/17/17 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Emma Martinex sets the ball with Frances Regan (16) and Lydia Shepherd (22) in the home match against East Moriches.

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Emma Martinez Madjisova sets the ball with Frances Regan (16) and Lydia Shepherd (22) in the home match against East Moriches.

As the junior high early winter sports season draws to a close, it’s a pleasure to see the young athletes getting comfortable on the court.

JH girls volleyball Coach Brian Becker said, “Things are starting to click and the girls have come a long way since the start of the season —if we look back to start of season when we were happy to just hit the ball. Now we are actively working on getting three hits.” (more…)

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01/09/17 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Amira Lawrence driving the baseline during the January 5 home victory over Greenport/Southold.

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Amira Lawrence driving the baseline during the January 5 home victory over Greenport/Southold.

The Shelter Island School girls junior varsity basketball team played a closely contested game against the Greenport/Southold Clippers on January 5, winning 25-24, advancing to a 4-4 record at the half-way point of the season. (more…)

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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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01/04/17 4:30pm
CHRISTINE GALLAGHER PHOTO The Shelter Island School girls winter track team with the baton after establishing the school record in the 4 x 200 meter relay earlier this season. From left, Hayley Lowell-Liszanckie, Francesca Frasco, Emma Gallagher, Lindsey Gallagher and Lauren Gurney.

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The Shelter Island School girls winter track team with the baton after establishing the school record in the 4 x 200 meter relay earlier this season. From left, Hayley Lowell-Liszanckie, Francesca Frasco, Emma Gallagher, Lindsey Gallagher and Lauren Gurney.

Hello. Yes, we are still here.

It’s been three weeks since our last report and we do have some events to speak about. The girls were scheduled to race on December 17 but the meet was cancelled due to the first and only overnight snow on Long Island this season. The girls next race was Wednesday, January 4, but the results will not be posted until after the Reporter’s press deadline, so we’ll report on that next week. (more…)