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01/08/18 12:06pm
ISABELLA SHERMAN PHOTO Francesca Frasco handing off the baton to Lindsey Gallagher en route to a first place finish in the 4 x 200 meter relay at Suffolk County Community College's Brentwood campus.

ISABELLA SHERMAN PHOTO Francesca Frasco handing off the baton to Lindsey Gallagher en route to a first place finish in the 4 x 200 meter relay at Suffolk County Community College’s Brentwood campus.

This past week Mother Nature certainly put the “winter” in winter track.

In Shelter Island School’s second season offering varsity boys and girls winter track, we currently have a roster of 17 athletes. Since the season began in early December we’ve been battling cold weather. We actually look forward to those days where it “warms up” to freezing. (more…)

11/16/17 4:30pm
JANINE MAHONEY PHOTO | Shelter Island students slept in cardboard boxes on the school lawn on Monday, November 6 to raise money for Habitat for Humanity.

JANINE MAHONEY PHOTO | Shelter Island students slept in cardboard boxes on the school lawn on Monday, November 6 to raise money for Habitat for Humanity.

Thinking about young people, it’s hard not to conclude that they’re materialistic, in love with luxury, have atrocious manners, no respect for others and are obsessed with chatter via texting. (more…)

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02/17/17 12:00pm
BRYAN GALLAGHER PHOTO Moments after the winter track season ended. From left, Emma Gallagher, Lindsay Gallagher and Francesca Frasco.

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Moments after the winter track season ended. From left, Emma Gallagher, Lindsay Gallagher and Francesca Frasco.

Shelter Island’s first winter track season has come to a close. It was a successful first season, providing a very solid foundation upon which to build for the future. (more…)

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12/30/16 11:00am
JUDY CARD PHOTO And they're off! The start of the 2016 Shelter Island 10K.

JUDY CARD PHOTO And they’re off! The start of the 2016 Shelter Island 10K.

The 37th annual Shelter Island 10K race on June 18 was one for the books, with Lansing, Michigan’s Nancy Nzisa breaking a record for women runners that had held for nearly two decades. (more…)

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09/22/15 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO CREDIT Cal Lewis competing Monday against Stony Brook on Shelter Island School’s new cross country course at Goat Hill.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO CREDIT
Kal Lewis competing Monday against Stony Brook on Shelter Island School’s new cross country course at Goat Hill.

For the first time in many years, Shelter Island School’s cross country team has a home it can call its own.

The team initiated the course at Goat Hill in fine fashion with both the boys and girls teams putting up comfortable wins over Stony Brook Monday afternoon. (more…)