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12/11/19 4:30pm

The Shelter Island varsity boys basketball team. Front row, from left, Luke Lowell-Liszanckie, Dan Martin, Wyatt Congdon and Matthew Strauss. Back row, from left, Keith Taplin, Nick Mamisashvili, Lucas Quigley-Dunning, Walter Richards, Brandon Velasques and Jalill Carter. Not photographed, Junior Gil.

The Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team earned a hard-fought 63-59 win in overtime at Greenport to notch an early season league victory. A nail-biter start to finish, it provided 200 spectators with an exciting contest. (more…)

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12/10/19 4:30pm

The Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team traveled to Stony Brook on Friday, Dec. 6, losing to the Bears 72-57 in a non-league game.

The game was closely contested in the first half, with the Bears leading 34-29 at halftime. Junior Wyatt Congdon came off the bench scoring 10 of his game high 17 points in the first half, totaling five 3-point shots in the game. Shelter Island had totaled 21 field goals in the game, 10 of which were from behind the 3-point line. (more…)

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12/04/19 8:02am

Senior point guard Dan Martin goes up to drain a 3-pointer Tuesday at home against Shoreham-Wading River.

The Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team posted a 58-24 win over The Ross School on Nov. 21, to open the season at home in a non-league contest. (more…)

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12/01/19 8:00am


Shelter Island’s boys varsity basketball team returns six players from last year’s team, including three seniors who started, namely Lucas Quigley-Dunning, who earned All-Conference and All-League honors, as well as All-League players Walter Richards and Dan Martin.  These three seniors will serve as Tri-Captains for this year’s team. (more…)

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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…)