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05/01/18 5:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Beating the ball to the base, senior Luke Gilpin sliding into third with a triple against Bishop McGann-Mercy during the Indian’s home field victory Monday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Beating the ball to the base, senior Luke Gilpin sliding into third with a triple against Bishop McGann-Mercy during the Indian’s home field victory Monday.

Monday the Shelter Island School junior varsity baseball team took the field at home against Bishop McGann-Mercy and came away with an 8-3 victory on one of the coldest days the team has played. (more…)

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10/18/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Stayin’ alive! Sarah Lewis at the net gets up to keep the Blue and Gray battling for the point

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Stayin’ alive! Sarah Lewis at the net gets up to keep the Blue and Gray battling for the point

As an athletic season unfolds, one of the most edifying things for a coach is seeing athletes “get it” and become confident in their knowledge and skills of the game. (more…)

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09/12/17 9:59am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO  The shleter Island volleyball players practicng Monday for an upcoming match against the Pierson Whalers on Wednesday, September 13. From left, Bella Springer, Audrey Wood and Jane Richards.

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The Shelter Island volleyball players practicing Monday for an upcoming match against the Pierson Whalers on Wednesday, September 13. From left, Bella Springer, Audrey Wood and Jane Richards.

The Shelter Island volleyball teams have been in the gym since August 21, so being in school wasn’t new.

However, they brought a stepped up attitude to the court September 6, the first day of school when the visiting Bishop McGann-Mercy Monarchs arrived. (more…)

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10/25/16 8:00am
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO Seniors in the starting lineup slap hands with their supporting cast as they take the court for their final home game. Number 5 Olivia Yeaman, number 15 Julia Labrozzi, and number 4 Nicolette Frasco.

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Seniors — Olivia Yeaman (5), Julia Labrozzi (15) andNicolette Frasco  (4) —  in the starting lineup slap hands with their supporting cast as they take the court for their final home game.

Excitement was high in the Shelter Island gym on Tuesday, October 18 for the ninth annual “Dig Pink” volleyball match.

The gym was decorated with pink and white balloons donated by the Shelter Island Heights Pharmacy and posters created by each player. Concessions and pink ribbons were sold throughout the matches, all in support of those battling breast cancer. The event raised $515 for the Side-Out Foundation, which funds research into stage-4 cancer, the most advanced form of the disease.

The tension was up a notch as the varsity team, fighting for a playoff berth, faced Port Jefferson. (more…)