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07/13/16 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Walker Imwalle pulling a low and inside pitch over the right field fence in a game at Fiske Field last week against the Sag Harbor Whalers.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Walker Imwalle pulling a low and inside pitch over the right field fence in a game at Fiske Field last week against the Sag Harbor Whalers.

The Shelter Island Bucks welcomed the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) leading Westhampton Aviators on Tuesday and bowed 7-3 at a sun-drenched Fiske Field.

Island pitchers recorded 13 strikeouts and allowed twelve hits as the Aviators earned their 20th win of the season against just nine defeats. The Bucks are in last place in the HCBL with an 8-17-1 record. (more…)

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07/05/16 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks right hander Anthony Alicki in action

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks right hander Anthony Alicki in action Sunday against Sag Harbor.

The Shelter Island Bucks bashed their way to a 15 hit, 11-3 victory versus the Southampton Breakers on Thursday, June 30 in a Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League game that was not even that close. The Islanders also benefitted from an excellent start by Ryan Marks (Columbia). (more…)

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06/08/16 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Heading for shelter on the Island. A brief weather delay at Tuesday’s Bucks game at Fiske Field didn’t bother the home team. The Islanders went on to win 4-3 over the Southampton Breakers.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Heading for shelter on the Island. A brief weather delay at Tuesday’s Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League game at Fiske Field didn’t bother the home team. The Bucks went on to win 4-3 over the Southampton Breakers.

After a short delay for a thunderstorm moving over the Island, the Shelter Island Bucks showed some late lighting of their own, winning its first game of the season with a walk-off base hit over the Southampton Breakers Tuesday at Fiske Field. (more…)

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06/06/16 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The Bucks showed hustle and determination in their first two games over the weekend. Above, Jesse Russo slides into third with a successful steal against Riverhead in the Bucks 9-4 loss Friday afternoon.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The Bucks showed hustle and determination in their first two games over the weekend. Above, Jesse Russo of SUNY  Old Westbury slides into third with a successful steal against Riverhead in the Bucks 9-4 loss Friday afternoon.

The Shelter Island Bucks stumbled out of the gate on the first weekend of the 2016 Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) season, dropping two games before their hometown crowd.

The Bucks lost 9-4 to the Riverhead Tomcats Friday afternoon to open the season at Fiske Field and 7-2 to the visiting Montauk Mustangs Saturday. A doubleheader on the road against Riverhead was rained out Sunday. (more…)