Category | Sports

Glimmers of Hope in Latest Loss for Lady Whalers

Posted on 16 April 2015

The Pierson softball team entered Monday’s game against Hampton Bays on the heels of two straight losses to Center Moriches and Babylon, the top two teams in League VI. Pierson scored just one run total in those games and with a line-up of four seniors and the rest underclassmen, the question was when the team would break free from its collective freeze.

Montauk Rugby Sets Sight on Rematch

Posted on 15 April 2015

Following a perfect 6-0 fall campaign and a win over Brooklyn earlier this month, the Sharks resumed their spring playoff run with a disappointing 35-10 loss to the New York Rugby Club at Herrick Park in East Hampton on Saturday. The match was not an elimination game for either team, but was used to determine seeding going forward.

Killer Bees Honored By Newsday

Posted on 15 April 2015

After the Bridgehampton boys basketball team won the program’s ninth state championship in Glens Falls last month, star player Charles Manning Jr. and head coach Carl Johnson were honored by Newsday, with Manning named first team All-Long Island and Johnson chosen as Suffolk County’s Coach of the Year.

Jungck Impressive for East Hampton Track

Posted on 15 April 2015

Pierson distance runner Hannah Jungck is in the midst of an impressive season as a member of the East Hampton girls track team.

East Hampton Tennis Team Cruises Past Southold

Posted on 15 April 2015

Three singles wins and two more at first and second doubles propelled the East Hampton boys tennis team to its second win of the season on Monday, a 5-2 triumph over host Southold.

Pierson Baseball Surging Through League Season

Posted on 15 April 2015

The Pierson Whalers baseball team continued to surge through the League IX season with a 14-1 win over Greenport at Mashashimuet Park on Monday, April 13, to open a three-game series against the Porters.

5th Annual Katy’s Courage 5K Set for April 18

Posted on 08 April 2015

Katy’s Courage will host its fifth annual 5K in Sag Harbor on Saturday, April 18, with registration open at katyscourage.itsyourrace.com. Runners can also register on the day of the race between 7 and 8:15 a.m., though the registration fee will be $30 compared to $25 in advance.

Lady Whalers Softball Drops Two Straight

Posted on 08 April 2015

It was a week of growing pains for the young Pierson-Bridgehampton softball team, which lost a pair of home games to Center Moriches and Babylon to begin what is sure to be a challenging stretch through the League VI season.

Rebuilt Whalers Baseball Team Starts Strong

Posted on 08 April 2015

The Pierson baseball team has big shoes to fill this season, having lost a stable of talented players from the last two regional championship teams, many of whom are now playing at the collegiate level.

This year’s team, led by a small group of seniors and some talented underclassmen, got off to a good start by taking two-out-of-three games from Smithtown Christian to start the League IX season before crushing visiting Stony Brook 13-2 at home on Tuesday.

Strong Start for Lady Whalers Softball

Posted on 01 April 2015

There was no doubt coming into the season that Sam Duchemin would lead the Pierson-Bridgehampton softball team, and in the season opener last week she made her presence felt immediately.

The Lady Whalers’ senior ace and top power hitter had 10 strikeouts and three RBIs, including a first-inning triple to score sophomore Isabel Peters, during a 5-1 win at Southold on March 25. Peters, who is playing second base and is the team’s leadoff hitter, also knocked in a run for Pierson, as did centerfielder Lottie Evans.