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Pierson Baseball Sweeps Southold, Still Perfect in League

Posted on 16 April 2014

The Pierson baseball team is finding all sorts of ways to win games this season. Veteran and rookie pitchers have been light out at times, while production from up-and-down the line-up and defensive gems across the infield have led to a predictable result: The Whalers are a perfect 6-0 in League IX.

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Thousands Bring Light to Cloudy Day at Katy’s Courage 5K

Posted on 09 April 2014

Nina Landi, the race director for Saturday’s fourth annual Katy’s Courage 5K race, had tears in her eyes as hundreds of Sag Harbor residents, East Enders and others took off running along the waterfront in memory of one beloved little local, Katy Stewart, who in 2010 succumbed to a rare pediatric cancer when she was 12 years old.

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Lady Whalers Bounce Back – Sports Wrap 4/10/14

Posted on 09 April 2014

Softball Bounces Back with Two Wins The Pierson softball team this week lost to Center Moriches, 8-2, on Friday, April 4 and then traveled to Stony Brook, where the Lady Whalers took our their frustrations in the form of a 23-2 drubbing of the Lady Bears on Monday. Pierson improved to 6-2 with a 9-3 [...]

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Whalers Baseball Takes Charge Early

Posted on 09 April 2014

By Gavin Menu The Pierson baseball team wasted little time exerting its dominance over League IX competition this season. Over the last week, the Whalers swept a three-game series against the Smithtown Christian Crusaders, widely considered the Whalers’ top competition for the league title, and picked up a win over North Fork rival Southold on [...]

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YMCA Hurricanes Excel in Pool

Posted on 02 April 2014

Sag Harbor fifth-grader Catalina Badilla, a member of the YMCA Hurricanes swim team, competed in the Easter Zone All Star Championships in Rochester over the weekend, and was a member of the third-place 200-yard freestyle relay team. She also swam the 500-yard freestyle, finishing in tenth place with a time of 6:00.01

Gilbride Powers Lady Whalers in Wins

Posted on 02 April 2014

The Pierson softball team bounced back from a lopsided loss to Babylon last week with an 11-5 win over McGann-Mercy on Friday, March 28 and a 4-1 win over Port Jefferson on Tuesday.

Track Becomes Latest Option for Pierson Athletes

Posted on 02 April 2014

Yani Cuesta, a Spanish and English as a Second Language teacher at the Pierson-Middle High School, is head coach of the East Hampton girls track team and doesn’t mix words when she talks about what it takes to build a great program.

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Whalers Baseball Wins in Dramatic Fashion

Posted on 02 April 2014

Freshman James Sherry sparked a late-inning rally and the Pierson baseball team rebounded from a challenging start to the season with a dramatic walk-off win over visiting Smithtown Christian on Tuesday afternoon.

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Whalers Baseball Challenged Early

Posted on 26 March 2014

One week into the spring season and the Pierson baseball team has already gone on a rollercoaster of a ride.
Preparing for a trimmed down league schedule compared to years past, the Whalers have been “fortunate” to open the season with a competitive series of non-league games against larger schools, according to head coach Jon Tortorella, who believes the early challenges will be beneficial for a team expected to make another deep run in the postseason this year.

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Lady Whalers Open Season with a Bang

Posted on 26 March 2014

Playing in frigid conditions on their home field behind Pierson High School, the Lady Whalers and ace pitcher Sam Duchemin brought heat of their own to kick start the League V season.
Duchemin tossed seven complete innings, striking out three with no walks and just two hits, to shutout visiting Mattituck, 9-0, for the team’s first win of year.

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