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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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12/09/19 10:00am

The junior high volleyball team. Back row, from left,  Dariana Duran Alvarado, Janet Carbajal, Danae Carter, Sophie Clark and Jennifer Fabian Santos. Front row, from left, Kaitlyn Gulluscio, Johanna Kaasik and Harper Congdon

The first day back from the five-day Thanksgiving break, the Shelter Island  girls junior high volleyball team was back in action. With Sophie Clark working the scoring table, the team was down to just seven athletes for the Dec. 2 match against the 15-member Southold Red squad. (more…)

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12/09/19 8:00am

DARIA KOLOMOGOROVA PHOTO Andrea Napoles takes off on the third leg of the 4 x 200 meter relay.

We hadn’t quite finished our cross country season in mid-November, when the Shelter Island Winter Track season arrived with only a week’s overlap between our buildup to the state cross country championships and the first week of winter track practice. Once the cross country season was complete, it was time to change gears. (more…)

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12/08/19 11:00am

COURTESY PHOTO Shelter Island volleyball award winners gather in the East Wind’s ballroom on December 2. From left, Maria Carbajal, Lyng Coyne, Coach Cindy Belt, Valeria Reyes, Jane Richards and Dayla Reyes

The Suffolk County Volleyball Coaches Association’s annual awards dinner is always an impressive night. Seven hundred and twenty guests and 52 girls varsity volleyball teams attended the gala event on Monday, December 2. Shelter Island, the smallest school of them all, garnered six awards under the chandeliers of the ballroom at Wading River’s East Wind. (more…)