Category | Sports

Lady Whalers Field Hockey on the Rise

Posted on 22 October 2014

It is a tradition at Pierson, it seems, for the school’s varsity field hockey team to peak in the second half of the season, a pattern that has taken root with the current crop of Lady Whalers as well.

Update: Pierson Boys Soccer Wins League Championship

Posted on 21 October 2014

Over the last two League VIII boys soccer seasons only two things have slowed down the Pierson Whalers: the Southold Settlers and a bolt of lightening.

One the Whalers will face next Saturday for the second consecutive year for the Suffolk County Class C Championship at Diamond in the Pines Park in Coram. The other? Well, that’s in the hands of a higher power.

Pierson Golf Team Wins First League Title in 51 Years

Posted on 20 October 2014

The dust has finally settled in the hunt for the League VIII golf championship and for the first time since 1963 the Pierson Whalers can call themselves champions.

Pierson Down to the Wire for League Soccer Title

Posted on 15 October 2014

By Gavin Menu Pierson senior soccer star Jack Fitzpatrick went down with a back injury in the first half against Southold last week and so did the Whalers hopes of a second straight undefeated League VIII season. Fitzpatrick scored two first-half goals to give Pierson a 2-0 lead over the Class C rival Settlers, but [...]

Pierson Girls Cross Country Locks Up Undefeated League Season

Posted on 15 October 2014

The Pierson girls cross country team defeated both Shelter Island and Ross at Mashashimuet Park on Tuesday to finish their League VIII season with a perfect 6-0 record.

Whalers Golf Comes Up Short with Title on the Line

Posted on 15 October 2014

Arnold Palmer once called the sport of golf both rewarding and maddening at the same time, words that might have resonated in the minds of the Pierson golf team late Tuesday afternoon.

After notching one of the biggest wins in program history—a 7-2 pounding of the previously unbeaten Southampton Mariners on their own home course—Pierson suffered one of the more painful defeats in recent memory, a 6.5-2.5 loss to East Hampton that might cost the program its first league title in 51 years.

Sidelines: An Afternoon Well Spent

Posted on 08 October 2014

Some grew up learning to putt alongside their dads and granddads on the sand greens at the Sag Harbor Golf Club, while others learned to play on the manicured fairways at the Noyac Golf Club. Despite their various backgrounds or how they came to love the game of golf, one thing is common among this current group of Pierson Whalers.

These boys have serious game.

Pierson Whalers Sports Wrap

Posted on 08 October 2014

The fall sports season is in full swing at Pierson High School with most teams in action this week. Find out how your favorite teams made out.

Pierson Athlete Wins Andy’s Run

Posted on 08 October 2014

Youth ruled the day at the 2nd Annual Andy’s Run 5K in Sag Harbor on Saturday as members of the Pierson High School boys cross country team claimed two of the top three spots in a race held in honor of a runner for the ages.

Lady Whalers Field Hockey Continues to Roll

Posted on 08 October 2014

Kasey Gilbride, one of the greatest Pierson field hockey players of all time, who, for the moment, hold’s the school’s single-season scoring record with 28 goals, is starting to find her groove at the collegiate level down south in Richmond, Virginia.

Meanwhile, the next great Lady Whalers star with an eye on Gilbride’s record is blossoming before our eyes right here in Sag Harbor.