Sports

Jack Graves
September 15, 2011 10:39 AM
    The story of how Harry de Leyer came to ride Snowman, a plow horse he rescued from the glue factory at the cost of $80 in 1956, to national show jumping championships is one of this country’s most compelling sports stories.
Jack Graves
September 15, 2011 10:33 AM
    With 29 players on its roster, among them a number of athletes who’ve made their marks in other sports such as football, lacrosse, and wrestling — even baseball — the Montauk Rugby Club has great expectations...
Jack Graves
September 15, 2011 10:30 AM
    East Hampton High’s boys soccer team got its season off on the right foot, besting Mattituck, the defending Long Island Class B champion, 4-0 in a nonleaguer played at the North Fork school’s field Saturday.  ...
Jack Graves
September 15, 2011 10:26 AM
    “It was Tuesday late,” Irene Silverman began in recounting her hole in one, the sole one of the summer at the South Fork Country Club in Amagansett.     The scene: the par 3, 143-yard ninth hole on...
Jack Graves
September 15, 2011 10:24 AM
    It wasn’t just the boys soccer team that began its season on the right foot: East Hampton High’s girls team on Friday, behind the scoring of Raffi Franey (two goals) and Amanda Seekamp, and the goaltending of Kathryn...
September 15, 2011 09:48 AM
Thursday, September 15 BOYS VOLLEYBALL, East Hampton at Huntington, 4 p.m. GOLF, Ross vs. East Hampton, South Fork Country Club, Amagansett, 4 p.m. BOYS SOCCER, Center Moriches at East Hampton, nonleague, 4:30 p.m. GIRLS VOLLEYBALL, Rocky...
Jack Graves
September 8, 2011 10:31 AM
    McLain Ward, who had to be feeling a bit effervescent after sweeping with characteristic aplomb through the Hampton Classic’s major prize money classes last week, a streak capped Sunday afternoon by a record sixth Hampton...
Jack Graves
September 8, 2011 10:25 AM
When questioned on Aug. 31 about the coming fall sports season at East Hampton High School, Joe Vas, athletic director, was sanguine.
Jack Graves
September 8, 2011 10:20 AM
    Tim Ensign, a 48-year-old visitor from Chattanooga, Tenn., and Justin Kulchinsky, 38, the owner of Mayfair Rocks, a jewelry store in East Hampton Village, were the winners of the Great Bonac 10 and 5K races in Springs Monday.
Jack Graves
September 8, 2011 10:07 AM
    The Mighty Hamptons Triathlon will celebrate its 30th anniversary when 1,000-plus competitors in the swim-bike-run event plunge into Noyac Bay at Sag Harbor’s Long Beach at 6:40 a.m. Sunday.     John Howard...
Jack Graves
September 8, 2011 10:02 AM
    There were four teenaged riders in Sunday’s Grand Prix, three of them from California, though the one from the East, Katie Dinan, 18, has this country’s — and some would say the world’s — best rider...
September 8, 2011 09:56 AM
Friday, September 9 GIRLS VOLLEYBALL, East Hampton at Amityville, 4 p.m. GIRLS SOCCER, East Hampton at McGann-Mercy, Riverhead, nonleague, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, September 10 BOYS VOLLEYBALL, East Hampton at Eastport-South Manor tournament, 8...
Jack Graves
September 1, 2011 09:54 AM
    Ryan Pilla’s Car Doctor World garage is on Scuttlehole Road, not far from the late lamented Bridgehampton Race Circuit (now a golf course) where in the 1950s, ’60s, and ’70s, the top sports car drivers in the...
Jack Graves
September 1, 2011 09:47 AM
     Marty Bauman, the Hampton Classic’s press officer, was on the Bridgehampton showgrounds at 5:30 a.m. Monday, as were scores of workers and volunteers, who by midmorning had most of the some 100 tents that had been taken...