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In Revised School Sports Guidelines, Volleyball, Football, Cheerleading Postponed Till March

As of Tuesday, with the daily Covid-19 infection rate on Long Island hovering around 1.5 percent, school sports are still a go starting on Sept. 21. On Wednesday, the New York State Department of Health released further guidelines governing each sport, clarifying that football, volleyball, rugby, and now cheerleading will not start until March 1, 2021.

Sep 10, 2020
Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter Reopens

The Y.M.C.A. of Long Island has announced that it will open the doors of the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter on Tuesday.

Sep 3, 2020
A National Stage for East Hampton Pitcher

Already an elite-hitting first baseman for the East Hampton High School varsity baseball team, Colin Ruddy was chosen to pitch for the Area Code national travel team earlier this summer.

Aug 27, 2020
Some School Sports Can Resume on September 21

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has said game on for "lower-risk" school sports starting Sept. 21.

Aug 24, 2020
Coming Soon: Bowling and Indoor Workouts

Customers at bowling alleys and gyms will soon be rolling and lifting again now that Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has deemed conditions in New York safe enough that places like these can reopen.

Aug 20, 2020
Virtual Artists-Writers Game Raises $17K for Charity

Thanks to Covid-19, the two teams competed online, instead of at East Hampton's Herrick Park, to see who could raise more money for local nonprofit organizations.

Aug 20, 2020
Bonackers Take on TurboTri

To take advantage of the extra cross-training opportunity that otherwise might not have worked with preseason scheduling, Kevin Barry entered a few athletes from his East Hampton High School boys cross-country team.

Aug 20, 2020
Wounded Warriors Soldier On, Just Not Together

The decade-old Wounded Warrior Project's Solider Ride, for which East Enders come together every July, will look different this summer in light of Covid-19, but the tradition itself will soldier on.

Aug 10, 2020
Kettlebell Workouts to Support Project Most

Truth Training is hosting an online kettlebell-swinging challenge to benefit Project Most starting Aug. 3.

Jul 31, 2020
Artists and Writers Game Officially Canceled This Year

Covid-19 has struck out the 2020 East Hampton Artists and Writers Softball Game, originally scheduled for Aug. 15 at Herrick Park. The charity game's organizers have decided it is not yet safe enough to play, but will continue to raise money for the four nonprofits the game supports.

Jul 21, 2020
Fall High School Sports Season Delayed

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association postponed the start of fall sports for high schoolers by about a month, from Aug. 24 to Sept. 21, and canceled regional and state championship events.

Jul 20, 2020
An Early Shaper of the National Pastime

"The Father of Baseball," Henry Chadwick, whose retirement house in Noyac, not far west of Trout Pond, still stands, is to be among those inducted into the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 1.   

Jul 2, 2020