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01/09/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Captain Luke Gilpin. 23. making a strong move to the basket in Shelter Island’s January 6 home loss to Mattituck.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Captain Luke Gilpin. 23. making a strong move to the basket in Shelter Island’s January 6 home loss to Mattituck.

After graduating eight seniors from last year’s very successful Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team, Coach Jay Card Jr. knew this was going to be a challenging season for his young and inexperienced squad. (more…)

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02/09/16 8:00am
GARRET MEADE PHOTO | Varsity basketball seniors Tristan Wissemann, left, and Billy Boeklen presenting commemorative “Phil” T-shirts shirts to Phil Reed’s family (brother and mother), prior to the game in Southold, Saturday, February 6.

GARRET MEADE PHOTO |
Varsity basketball seniors Tristan Wissemann, left, and Billy Boeklen presenting commemorative “Phil” T-shirts shirts to Phil Reed’s family (brother and mother), prior to the game in Southold, Saturday, February 6.

BY MICHAEL LEWIS | CONTRIBUTOR

Phil Reed was the type of guy who would give someone the shirt off his back.

So it was appropriate that a coaching colleague honored him with a shirt on Saturday, February 6. (more…)

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01/25/16 10:00am
BEVELEA WALZ PHOTO | The Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | The Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team.

The Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team traveled to Stony Brook on Friday evening, January 22 to match up against the Bears who were undefeated in League VIII play with a perfect 7-0 record.

The Indians played with hustle and heart against the powerhouse team, keeping the game close through three quarters. But the Islanders were ultimately defeated by a score of 65-52, ending their three-game winning streak. (more…)

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12/16/15 12:00pm
DANIEL DE MATO PHOTO| Tristan Wissemann goes up for two of his 35 points in Shelter Island's victory over Greenport Tuesday night.

DANIEL DE MATO PHOTO| Tristan Wissemann goes up for two of his 35 points in Shelter Island’s victory over Greenport Tuesday night.

The Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team posted their third straight victory and first league win with a solid 69-55 victory over Greenport Tuesday night on the Porters’ home floor. (more…)

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01/19/15 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tristan Wissemann  on his home floor ahead of the field in Shelter Island's victory over Greenport Saturday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tristan Wissemann on his home floor ahead of the field in Shelter Island’s victory over Greenport Saturday. He scored a game high 27 points.

The Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team earned a big 58-49 league victory on their home floor over their rivals from Greenport on Saturday.

Coach Jay Card Jr. felt it was imperative that his team win at least two of the three league games scheduled during the week and his team responded well to the challenge. (more…)