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08/19/15 2:00pm
he champion B&R team members celebrating their victory in the Shelter Island Challenge Cup at Sunset Beach Monday evening with the Simon Gavron Trophy. Tournament organizer Police Chief Jim Read is at right.

he champion B&R team members celebrating their victory in the Shelter Island Challenge Cup at Sunset Beach Monday evening with the Simon Gavron Trophy. Tournament organizer Police Chief Jim Read is at right.

The conclusion of the 2015 Shelter Island Soccer Challenge Cup Monday, August 17, marked a first in the cup’s 13-year history, with B&R winning for a third consecutive year.

The heat of the evening was duplicated by the hot play of B&R, and as the annual summer soccer tournament drew to a close and darkness fell on FiskeField, B&R again retained possession of the Simon Gavron Trophy. (more…)

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08/13/15 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Charlie Binder, left, battling for the ball at Fiske Field Monday during the annual Shelter Island Challenge Cup soccer tournament.

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Charlie Binder, left, battling for the ball at Fiske Field Monday during the annual Shelter Island Challenge Cup soccer tournament.

For the 13th year the Shelter Island Challenge Cup kicked off this week with some familiar teams vying for the coveted Simon Gavron 7-a-side soccer trophy.

Five locally sponsored teams from Sunset Beach, Binder Pools, Wooden House, Elli’s Country Store and SG United met to play in a round-robin format at Fiske Field. Three teams from East Hampton Town, including Bill Miller & Associates, Bateman Painting and B & R also joined the group to make the first round highly competitive with few points separating each team. (more…)