Gilbride Named All-State
Kasey Gilbride, who will be a senior at Pierson High School in the fall, was named to the All-State softball team for her play during the past spring season. Gilbride was stellar both at the plate and defensively from her shortstop position and led the Lady Whalers to the Suffolk County and Long Island Class Championships. Pierson’s season came to an end with a loss in a New York State semifinal game.
Fred Stelle aboard Witchli picked up his first win of the Breakwater Yacht Club’s Wednesday Nigh Sailing Series on June 26 with a corrected time of 1 hour 27 minutes and 39 seconds. Purple Haze, skippered by Lee Oldak, was second with a corrected time of 1:29:04 while Wayne and Carol Morse, aboard Roxanne, finished third in 1:32:02.
Jim Smyth and Derrick Galen sailed White Lightning to a first-place finish in Division 2 with a corrected time of 1:27:44. Jody LoCascio, aboard Boogie Van, finished second in 1:34:26 and Barry Browning, aboard Skidipi, finished third in 1:35:22.