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11/13/17 10:00am
ROBERT O’ROURKE PHOTO Kal Lewis

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Kal Lewis

Kal Lewis, known on Shelter Island as a talented high school athlete, has widened his horizons.

The Shelter Island High School  sophomore is now known statewide, taking the 2017 New York State Class D boys championship cross country title on November 11. (more…)

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10/26/16 4:30pm
ROBERT O’ROURK PHOTO Familiar ground for boys cross country leader Kal Lewis running last year at Sunken Meadow State Park, where the Island’s teams competed again this week.

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Familiar ground for boys cross country leader Kal Lewis running last year at Sunken Meadow State Park, where the Island’s teams competed again this week.

Since Coach Bryan Gallagher is away for work this week, he was unable to attend Tuesday’s meet.

Nonetheless, as any competitive runner will tell you, cross country waits for no one. Indeed, that is particularly true of Shelter Island’s teams. (more…)

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09/15/16 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO The Shelter Island School girls and boys varsity cross county team. Front row from left: Emma Martinez Majdisova, Lily Garrison, Caitlin Binder, Abigail Kotula, Isabella Sherman, Lindsey Gallagher, Lauren Gurney, Francesca Frasco and Emma Gallagher. Back row from left: Brandon Payano, Walter Richards, Jack Lang, Michael Payano, Joshua Green, Kal Lewis, Tyler Gulluscio and Jonas Kinsey. Not pictured: Justine Karen, Will Garrison, Darien Hunter, Roi Carbajal, Domingo Gil Jr. and Pacey Cronin.

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The Shelter Island School girls and boys varsity cross county team. Front row from left: Emma Martinez Majdisova, Lily Garrison, Caitlin Binder, Abigail Kotula, Isabella Sherman, Lindsey Gallagher, Lauren Gurney, Francesca Frasco and Emma Gallagher. Back row from left: Brandon Payano, Walter Richards, Jack Lang, Michael Payano, Joshua Green, Kal Lewis, Tyler Gulluscio and Jonas Kinsey. Not pictured: Justine Karen, Will Garrison, Darien Hunter, Roi Carbajal, Domingo Gil Jr. and Pacey Cronin.

Another school year is under way and the Shelter Island School varsity boys and girls cross country teams are back and ready to run. After last season’s successes, with both teams earning both league and Class D county titles, this season couldn’t happen soon enough for the athletes. (more…)