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10/31/17 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO All for one. The Shelter Island volleyball teams stayed strong and together over the course of his season.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
All for one. The Shelter Island volleyball teams stayed strong and together over the course of this season.

At the beginning of any sports season, there are always two important questions: Will the new players mesh well with the older players? What will the new leadership look like with the graduation of last year’s top athletes? (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,

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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…)