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02/11/19 2:00pm

Shelter Islander Tristan Wissemann, seen here in a game earlier this season, has led his SUNY New Paltz team to a winning record.

The SUNY New Paltz mens basketball team, led by former Shelter Island varsity basketball star Tristan Wissemann, has won six of its last eight games and sports an overall record of 13-9.

The last year that the Hawks had a winning record was in 1999.

Their conference record is now 8-7, and the team is working hard to qualify for the playoffs. (more…)

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12/31/18 4:30pm

Tristan Wissemann, leading his team, the SUNY New Paltz Hawks, on offense and defense against Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn on December 29.

Tristan Wissemann, former Shelter Island varsity basketball star and now a junior at SUNY New Paltz, has developed into an outstanding player for the Hawks. Tristan is leading his team to an impressive 6-4 record during the 2018-19 season. (more…)

11/27/18 10:00am

The 2018 Theinert 3-on-3 Tournament championship team, Forever Young. From left, Tournament Director Jimbo Theinert, Ryan Creighton, Dante Langhorne, Mike Scott, Jesse Leverock, Joe Miranda and kneeling, Marta Czaplak.

Once again, this year’s 3-on-3 basketball tournament was a huge success, helping support the nonprofit Joseph J. Theinert Memorial Fund. (more…)

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02/05/18 4:30pm


The Shelter Island School boys’ varsity basketball team traveled to Greenport on Friday, February 2 for a game against the undefeated Porters, who now have a perfect 10-0 record in League VIII. (more…)