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08/11/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Action from the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field Monday. Binder Pools forward Christian Barrientos setting up for a shot on goal defended by Bateman Painting’s Gonzalo Presedo, while goalkeeper Christian Rios prepares to block the attempt.

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Action from the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field Monday. Binder Pools forward Christian Barrientos setting up for a shot on goal defended by Bateman Painting’s Gonzalo Presedo, while goalkeeper Christian Rios prepares to block the attempt.

Athletes are often superstitious about games and events in life, looking for any edge and avoiding situations that may hurt their chances. (more…)

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08/02/17 2:00pm
LESLIE CZELADKO PHOTO James Read Jr. of Binder Pools on the move Monday at Fiske Field against the Sunset Beach defense.

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James Read Jr. of Binder Pools on the move Monday at Fiske Field against the Sunset Beach defense.

The 15th annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup kicked off Monday with nine teams striving for the desired trophy in tightly contested seven-a-side soccer contests.

The weather this year could not have been better; low humidity and comfortable temperatures added to the quality of play and a few late summer rains made the field conditions near perfect. (more…)

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08/16/16 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Misael Carias of John Olinkiewicz Wooden House, left, battling for possession with Felipe Marin of Binder Pools, in Monday’s opening round action of the annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field.

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Misael Carias of John Olinkiewicz Wooden House, left, battling for possession with Felipe Marin of Binder Pools, in Monday’s opening round action of the annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field.

Braving the intense sun and heat on Monday afternoon, 100 players competed on the first day of the annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup, an adult soccer tournament at Fiske Field sponsored by Sunset Beach and the Shelter Island Recreation Department. (more…)

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08/20/14 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Battling for the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup Trophy, left to right:  Jefferson Ramirez (B&R), Alex Austin (SG United), Elyse Vilsaint (SG United) and Diego Marles (B&R).

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Battling for the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup Trophy, left to right: Jefferson Ramirez (B&R), Alex Austin (SG United), Elyse Vilsaint (SG United) and Diego Marles (B&R).

For the second time in the 12-year history of the Soccer Challenge Cup, a back-to- back champion has been crowned. (more…)