Category | Sports

Lady Whalers Win a Pair

Posted on 21 January 2015

Nia Dawson scored 11 points and Erica Selyukova had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds as the Pierson-Bridgehampton girls basketball team picked up a 39-36 road win over McGann-Mercy on Saturday.

Two Personal Bests for Leggard in Sprints

Posted on 21 January 2015

By Gavin Menu Pierson sprinter Allura Leggard set personal-best times in the 55 meters and 300 meters at the Jim Howard Memorial Invitational at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood on Sunday. With a time of 7.7 seconds in the 55 meters, Leggard placed fifth against sprinters from the 27 small schools in attendance. She [...]

Collegiate Baseball League Names New Commissioner

Posted on 21 January 2015

The Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League has named Ben Bonaventura, an assistant principal at the Ross School, as its new commissioner, filling a void that was left with the departure of Fred Cambria from the position two seasons ago.

Tabasso Honored by Teammates

Posted on 21 January 2015

Pierson freshman Max Tabasso, a member of the East Hampton boys swimming team, was named Swimmer of the Meet in the Bonackers’ 62-56 win over North Babylon last Tuesday, January 13. Tabasso swam in his first event of the season, a 50-yard freestyle as a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay.

Former Whaler Sets the Tone at Bridgehampton

Posted on 15 January 2015

Every day he goes to work, Eric Bramoff straddles two separate but entirely connected communities. One of them is in Bridgehampton, where he works as a physical education teacher and director of athletics. The other is his hometown of Sag Harbor, where in the mid-1990s he starred as a three-sport athlete at Pierson.

Sports Wrap: Whalers Back to Winning Ways

Posted on 15 January 2015

The Pierson boys basketball team got back in the winning column on Friday, ending a three-game losing streak by knocking off the Ross School, 54-42, to improve to 2-4 in League VIII play.

Girls Track Continues to Impress

Posted on 15 January 2015

Pierson track athletes Allura Leggard and Hannah Jungck continued their strong winter track season over the last week, which included the Jim Zeitler Relays at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood on Wednesday, January 7, as well as a crossover meet on Saturday at St. Anthony’s.

Dawson Scores 31 to Lead Lady Whalers in Victory

Posted on 09 January 2015

It was Nia Dawson’s moment to shine Thursday in her home gym at the Bee Hive, and oh how she grabbed the spotlight.

The sophomore guard from Bridgehampton who competes as a member of the Pierson-Bridgehampton girls basketball team, scored a career-high 31 points to lead the Lady Whalers to a 57-42 win over Wyandanch. The game was billed as a “home” game for the Lady Whalers, but it was Dawson making it clear early on that it was her house, and her house alone, for one night only.

Killer Bees Escape Sag Harbor with Perfect Record Intact

Posted on 07 January 2015

A sleepy Pierson High School gymnasium was snapped out of the winter vacation doldrums on Saturday by a raucous boys basketball game between cross-town rivals.

The afternoon meeting between Pierson and unbeaten Bridgehampton turned into a matinee classic. But despite a lively home crowd, the Whalers fell to the visiting Killer Bees for the second time this season as Bridgehampton escaped with a 52-47 victory that kept their perfect season intact.

Lady Whalers Basketball Drops Two at Tournament

Posted on 07 January 2015

Nia Dawson has been the offensive sparkplug for the Pierson-Bridgehampton girls basketball team this season, and now the Bridgehampton sophomore who plays under the banner of the Lady Whalers will be rewarded with a true home game at Bridgehampton High School today, January 8, against Wyandanch at 4:30 p.m.