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09/26/17 10:00am
BRYAN GALLAGHER PHOTO Freshmen varsity cross country runners, with medals, after a meet September 23 at Sunken Meadow State Park. From left, Tyler Gulluscio, Jason Green, Domingo Gil, Brandon Payano, Matthew Strauss, Theo Olinkiewicz and 8th grader Pacey Cronin. Not pictured, freshman Nicholas Mamimashvili.

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Freshmen varsity boys cross country runners, with medals, after a meet September 23 at Sunken Meadow State Park. From left, Tyler Gulluscio, Jason Green, Domingo Gil, Brandon Payano, Matthew Strauss, Theo Olinkiewicz and 8th grader Pacey Cronin. Not pictured, freshman Nicholas Mamimashvili.

The calendar says fall has arrived, but has it?

After the cross country season got off to a fast start the first week, Mother Nature had different plans for cross country this past week. (more…)

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09/21/17 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO At the net, fighting for every point, #12 Lyng Coyne, #5 Isabelle Topliff and #19 Amelia Clark,

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At the net, fighting for every point, #12 Lyng Coyne, #5 Isabelle Topliff and #19 Amelia Clark,

The mantra of the Shelter Island School volleyball teams is to “play well and have fun,” and another focus is “progress, not perfection.” The team has taken both of those to heart. (more…)

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09/20/17 2:00pm
CHRISTINE GALLAGHER PHOTO The first race of the year for the Shelter Island High School boys cross country team at Pierson September 12. From left, Jason Green, Michael Payano, Kal Lewis, Joshua Green, Tyler Gulluscio, Jack Lang, Brandon Payano, Matthew Strauss, Roi Carbajal, Jonas Kinsey, Alberto Morales and Theo Olinkiewicz. Not shown, Pacey Cronin, behind Lewis.

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The first race of the year for the Shelter Island High School boys cross country team at Pierson September 12. From left, Jason Green, Michael Payano, Kal Lewis, Joshua Green, Tyler Gulluscio, Jack Lang, Brandon Payano, Matthew Strauss, Roi Carbajal, Jonas Kinsey, Alberto Morales and Theo Olinkiewicz. Not shown, Pacey Cronin, behind Lewis.

On September 12, the Shelter Island High School boys and girls cross country teams ran their first official dual meet of the season against the Pierson High School teams. (more…)

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09/13/17 10:00am
CHRISTINE GALLAGHER PHOTO The Shelter Island School cross country teams. Front row:from left, Francesca Frasco, Matthew Strauss, Theo Olinkiewicz, Domingo Gil, Nicholas Mamisashvili, Brandon Payano, Tyler Gulluscio, Jason Green, and Lindsey Gallagher. Middle row, from left, Emma Gallagher, Lauren Gurney, Justine Karen and Isabella Sherman. Back row, from left, Emma Martinez Majdisova, Pacey Cronin, Alberto Morales, Roi Carbajal, Michael Payano, Jack Lang, Jonas Kinsey, Joshua Green and Kal Lewis.

CHRISTINE GALLAGHER PHOTO The Shelter Island School cross country teams. Front row, from left, Francesca Frasco, Matthew Strauss, Theo Olinkiewicz, Domingo Gil, Nicholas Mamisashvili, Brandon Payano, Tyler Gulluscio, Jason Green, and Lindsey Gallagher. Middle row, from left, Emma Gallagher, Lauren Gurney, Justine Karen and Isabella Sherman. Back row, from left, Emma Martinez Majdisova, Pacey Cronin, Alberto Morales, Roi Carbajal, Michael Payano, Jack Lang, Jonas Kinsey, Joshua Green and Kal Lewis.

BY JUSTINE KAREN

For some, autumn means it’s time to don a sweater and go apple picking. To others, it warns of the approach of a rapid fire holiday season. But to the current 21 members of the Shelter Island School cross country teams and their coaches, Bryan Gallagher and Toby Green, fall ushers in a new season of competition. (more…)