Sports

Larry Penny
There were bobwhites around throughout my youth on the North Fork, but today, on the South Fork too, you almost never hear their telltale call.
Larry Penny
I have never had so many reports of grosbeaks in town in the 37 years or so I have been writing my column for The Star.
Jack Graves
A first-timer wins the Hither Hills trails half-marathon at Montauk’s Ed Ecker County Park, while Ryan Fowkes leads Bonac’s tracksters at St. Anthony’s invitational.
Jack Graves
East Hampton High’s top three singles players, and its top doubles team, are headed for this weekend’s county individual tournament at Half Hollow Hills West in Dix Hills.
Jon M. Diat
Porgy, also known as scup or sea bream, sometimes gets a bum rap. Most prominent are the complaints that it’s a bony fish to eat, but that’s just hogwash.
Jack Graves
Frank Ackley of Springs said he hadn’t played competitive singles in three years. He was eager to see where he stood.
Star Staff
T-ball instruction starts Saturday at John Marshall, while Tara Farrell does it again in the Long Island Marathon
Jack Graves
The week ahead in local sports action includes softball and baseball home games and the boys and girls track invitational here on Saturday.
David E. Rattray
Accabonac Harbor in Springs and Northwest Creek in East Hampton will receive a new degree of scrutiny after an expansion of a water testing program run by Concerned Citizens of Montauk.
Jack Graves
The South Fork Islanders, a combined team coached by Matt Babb of Southampton High, beat Brentwood 9-6 here last Thursday and now have a record of 2-10.
Jack Graves
Despite being bageled by the St. Anthony’s Friars, an undefeated senior-loaded rugby side, the Section XI Warriors “were scrappy as hell,” Kevin Bunce, a co-coach of the team, said. “I think we played really good. We didn’t quit.”
Jack Graves
Ryan Fowkes, Bonac’s top distance runner, who’s headed to George Washington University on a partial running scholarship in the fall, won the 2,000-meter race at Port Jefferson’s Steeple Fest Plus late last month.