10/04/14 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bang-bang play at first during the Over the Hill softball game Sunday. From left, Mike Goodleaf, Kevin Dunning and George Kneeland.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Bang-bang play at first during the Over the Hill softball game Sunday. From left, Mike Goodleaf, Kevin Dunning and George Kneeland.

Powered by two home runs from Ken Lewis, and one each from Ian Weslek and Darrin Binder, plus the complete game pitching of right-hander Gunnar Wissemann on the SALT team, managed by Ed Brown and Skip Tuttle, manhandled the Sweet Tomato’s squad 22-14 at Fiske Field on Sunday. (more…)

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09/30/14 8:00am
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Setter Kenna McCarthy placing one perfectly for her teammates in the Shelter Island varsity volleyball team's win against Mercy Monday .

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Setter Kenna McCarthy placing one perfectly for her teammates in the Shelter Island varsity volleyball team’s win against Mercy Monday.

When I was a kid, there was a certain stereotyping involved in sports.

The slower baseball player was usually made into the catcher. The big kid always played on the line in football. And in volleyball, if you were short, you were the setter. All these crucial positions, perhaps not coincidentally, are underrated and under-appreciated by the casual sports fan. (more…)