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11/24/15 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | The All-American volleyball player Kelsey McGayhey, one of the greatest athletes to come out of Shelter Island, flying high for Springfield College in a match this season.

COURTESY PHOTO | The All-American volleyball player Kelsey McGayhey, one of the greatest athletes to come out of Shelter Island, flying high for Springfield College in a match this season.

Kelsey McGayhey is now known, she said, as a “NARP.”

“That’s what we call someone whose career is over — a ‘Non-Athletic Regular Person,’” Ms. McGayhey said from the campus of Springfield College last week, where she will graduate in May.

A more suitable description of her is one of the greatest athletes to ever come out of Shelter Island. (more…)

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11/25/14 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO Kelsey McGayhey, Island class of 2012, has earned All-American honors playing for  powerhouse Springfield College in Massachusetts.

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Kelsey McGayhey, Island class of 2012, has earned All-American honors playing for powerhouse Springfield College in Massachusetts.

Can Shelter Island athletes make the transition from being big fish in a small pond to surviving in the real world? If the volleyball alums are any measure, the answer is a resounding “yes.” (more…)