JUDY CARD PHOTO A young fan holds a sign Saturday at Fiske Field with the motto of the first-place 2019 Shelter Island Bucks.
The Shelter Island Bucks reclaimed first place in the Hampton Collegiate Baseball League after sweeping a doubleheader against the Long Island Road Warriors at Fiske Field on Saturday, June 22 and defeating the Westhampton Aviators in Westhampton on Monday. (more…)
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In an incredible stretch run, the Shelter Island Bucks won five consecutive games in the final week of the season to clinch their first appearance in the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) playoffs since 2015. (more…)
JOSEPH CARDINALE PHOTO Alex Volpi at the plate.
The Shelter Island Bucks battled back from a 9-2 deficit, but fell to the Westhampton Aviators 12-11 in a thrilling Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League game at Fiske Field on Wednesday evening. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO A Bucks pick-off attempt at Fiske Field Tuesday comes up short by a whisker as a Southampton Breaker dives safely back to the bag.
Jacob Stracner reached base safely in all five of his plate appearances on Tuesday evening at Fiske Field as the Shelter Island Bucks hosted the Southampton Breakers in a Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) contest. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bucks catcher Ryan Smoot throwing to second base under the watchful eyes of a professional scout at the Hampton Collegiate Baseball League Scout Day in Westhampton Beach Tuesday.
New York Yankee scout Cesar Presbott stood close by as Shelter Island Bucks catcher Ryan Smoot caught practice pitches and fired throws to second base. “Quick hands, quick feet, let’s go, good throws!” the scout urged. (more…)