01/17/16 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Tyler Cardillo, number 2, on his way to a 4:11 mile and a Florida State championship.

COURTESY PHOTO Tyler Cardillo, number 2, on his way to a 4:11 mile and a Florida State championship.

Growing up in the 1950s, I’d occasionally see a young man running along the streets of the city, but I don’t recall ever seeing a woman running.

Today, regardless of age or gender, it seems all the streets should have a separate lane just to accommodate the multitude
of runners.

In 1954, 25-year-old Roger Bannister became the first man to break the four-minute mile. I remember pictures of him all over our high school for his tremendous accomplishment. (more…)

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05/21/15 2:00pm
JUDY CARD PHOTO |  Hall of Fame inductees , from left Jay Card Jr., Bill Dickerson, Sid Beckwith, Robert Duffy, Leslie Czeladko, Toby Green, Matthew Mobius, Shelli Clark and Jean Dickerson.

JUDY CARD PHOTO |
Hall of Fame inductees , from left Jay Card Jr., Bill Dickerson, Sid Beckwith, Robert Duffy, Leslie Czeladko, Toby Green, Matthew Mobius, Shelli Clark and Jean Dickerson.

The third induction ceremony for the Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Fame took place Saturday, May 16 in the school auditorium, which was once the gymnasium in which many of the inductees earned their claims to fame. (more…)