Pierson Players Key for Bonac Tennis
Five Pierson High School students joined the East Hampton girls tennis team this fall, with two players picking up key victories in a 5-2 win over Mercy last Wednesday, September 11.
Playing at second singles, Isabel Peters beat Micaela Zebroski, 6-3, 6-4; while Pierson’s Lily Kot joined Melanie Schwagerl to pick up a 6-1, 6-1 win at second doubles.
The other Pierson players on this year’s team are Cecilia Combemale, Evan Johnson and Sabrina Re.
The team was scheduled to play Ross on Tuesday before it returned home against Eastport-South Manor yesterday, September 18. A road match against rival Westhampton is scheduled for tomorrow, September 20 at 4 p.m.
Field Hockey Falls to Miller Place
The Pierson-Bridgehampton field hockey team lost its first game of the season on Monday, falling 2-0 to Miller Place, the defending Long Island Class B Champion from a season ago. Sam Duchemin, Pierson’s first-year starting goalie, was under siege all afternoon and made 17 saves in the game as the Lady Whalers fell to 1-1 in the young season.
The Lady Whalers will play at East Hampton tomorrow, September 20, at 4 p.m. and at Harborfields on September 23 at 4:30 p.m.
Maycroft Cup on Saturday
The Sag Harbor Yacht Club will host the annual Maycroft Cup regatta, which was first held in 1886, this Saturday, September 21. Trophies will be awarded for first, second and third place finishers in each division, with overall winners in the spinnaker, non-spinnaker and one design divisions having their names engraved on the coveted Maycroft Cup, Havens Cup and Ron Lowe Cup trophies, respectively.
There will be a captain’s meeting at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the yacht club and the race will begin in Shelter Island Sound at 12:30 p.m. For more information or to obtain an entry form, visit SagHarborYC.com.
First Annual Andy’s Run 5K
The Sag Harbor Lion’s Club will present the Andy’s Run 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 5 at 8:30 a.m. The run will begin on West Water Street, with a course winding through Sag Harbor Village. The run is held in honor of Andy Neidnig, a resident of Sag Harbor and longtime runner, who died last year at the age of 93.
To register visit islandrunning.net or fill out the form included in this week’s Sag Harbor Express.