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05/13/19 4:30pm

FRANCESCA FRASCO PHOTO Luke Lowell-Liszanckie pole vaulting 8 feet, 6 inches at East End Classic in East Hampton May 11.

It’s hard to believe, but spring temperatures finally decided to show up at the Shelter Island spring track teams’ last track and field invitational. In what has been a rarity this spring, sunny skies actually accompanied the warm temperatures. Both the varsity boys and girls teams traveled to East Hampton High School to compete in the East End Classic on Saturday, May 11. (more…)

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05/16/18 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Senior softball players on the junior varsity team were honored at their last home game against Mt. Sinai May 8. From left, Coach Jackie Brewer, Sarah Lewis, Emily Strauss, Caitlin Binder, Phoebe Starzee, Bianca Evangelista and Assistant Coach Taylor Kelly.

COURTESY PHOTO Senior softball players on the junior varsity team were honored at their last home game against Mt. Sinai May 8. From left, Coach Jackie Brewer, Sarah Lewis, Emily Strauss, Caitlin Binder, Phoebe Starzee, Bianca Evangelista and Assistant Coach Taylor Kelly.

BY CINDY BELT & JACKIE BREWER

With the weather routinely climbing into the 60s, the cold, snowy weather of March seems a long time ago. The Shelter Island junior varsity softball team has had a successful season, both in terms of number of wins, and the fun and camaraderie of the team. (more…)

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04/24/18 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Running hard up the line, Sarah Lewis beats the throw to first in the Shelter Island junior varsity softball team’s April 20 home game against Hauppauge.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Running hard up the line, Sarah Lewis beats the throw to first in the Shelter Island junior varsity softball team’s April 20 home game against Hauppauge.

Shelter Island School’s junior varsity softball team’s season, nearly three-quarters of the way through, has been one of extremes.

Wins are often by 10 runs or more; the same with losses. But on April 19, a windy, gray, spitting-rain day, Islip and the Islanders battled through several scoreless innings before the bats of the Blue and Gray were able overcome the Buccaneers’ able gloves. (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…)