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03/26/18 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Shelter Island Councilman Jim outside the Glens Falls, New York Civic Center after being inducted into the New York State Basketball Hall of fame on Sunday.

COURTESY PHOTO Shelter Island Councilman Jim outside the Glens Falls, New York Civic Center after being inducted into the New York State Basketball Hall of fame on Sunday.

Shelter Island Councilman Jim Colligan was inducted into the New York State Basketball Hall of Fame Sunday. He received his honor at a ceremony at the Glens Falls, New York Civic Center. (more…)

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02/07/18 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Walter Richards bringing the ball up on the break against Southold Monday night

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Walter Richards bringing the ball up on the break against Southold Monday night

Coming off a lopsided road loss against the powerhouse Greenport Porters on February 2, the Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team hosted the Southold Settlers three days later and played a high-scoring thriller, only to go down in defeat, 73-63. (more…)

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02/01/18 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Keith Taplin battles for position under the boards as Luke Gilpin goes strong to the hoop in the boys varsity home loss against Pierson Monday night.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Keith Taplin battles for position under the boards as Luke Gilpin goes strong to the hoop in the boys varsity home loss against Pierson Monday night.

After an inspirational road win against Ross on January 24, the Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team took a 81-54 loss to the visiting Pierson Whalers Monday night. (more…)

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02/16/17 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Seniors on the cheerleading team were honored at their last home game. From left, with their families, are Julia Labrozzi, Sophia Strauss and Zoey Bolton.

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Seniors on the cheerleading team were honored at their last home game. From left, with their families, are Julia Labrozzi, Sophia Strauss and Zoey Bolton.

A bright future awaits the girls basketball team next year

BY CINDY BELT | CONTRIBUTOR

The final game of the Shelter Island girls’ basketball season — the senior send off —was on February 13.
Seniors Domily Gil, Melissa Frasco, Amira Lawrence and Genesis Urbaez were honored for their leadership roles on the team and presented with flowers.

Although Coach Mike Z. Mundy was out of town for the game, he said, “I want to congratulate Genesis, Melissa, Amira and Domily on a great athletic career. Those four girls were a pleasure to coach. I wish them all the success on their future.” (more…)