The Pierson boys basketball team clinched the League VIII title on Monday night with a 67-41 win at home over Greenport.
Chastin Giles scored her 1,000th career point on a baseline drive with 15.5 seconds remaining in the third quarter.
“The Hive,” as it became known, or “The Matchbox” because of its extremely tight quarters, measures 37 feet sideline to sideline, and 55 feet baseline to baseline, which is 13 and 19 feet smaller, respectively, than a regulation-sized high school basketball court.
A wave of energy shot through the warm, humid air at the YMCA East Hampton RECenter last Thursday, January 23, as members of the East Hampton boys swim team entered the pool area to close out their second straight undefeated League II season.
A proud Pierson High School community showed off more than just its winning boys and girls basketball programs at its ninth annual Spirit Night on Friday.
Port Jefferson cemented itself as the top team in League VII this season with a 53-38 win over the host Lady Whalers on Tuesday, riding a 20-6 second quarter to blow the game wide open.
The Sag Harbor Booster Foundation will host its ninth annual Spirit Night at Pierson High School on Friday, January 24, with the girls and boys varsity basketball teams playing back-to-back home games.
Winning state titles wasn’t Charles Manning’s ultimate goal. He made it clear to anyone who would listen that he wanted to play beyond high school, for a big-time college program, and one day in the NBA.
Port Jefferson knocked off Mattituck, 52-39, on Monday and the Lady Whalers took down Center Moriches, 56-24, leaving Pierson and Mattituck tied behind Port Jeff with two losses apiece.
It’s been a long journey to a thousand points for Pierson senior Henry Brooks, who reached the career milestone in front of an adoring home crowd at Pierson High School on Monday night.
Pierson senior Henry Brooks scored 36 points in a 101-28 drubbing of Bridgehampton on January 7, leaving him just six points shy of 1,000 for his career heading into a home game on Monday, January 13, against Smithtown Christian at 6:15 p.m.
Ben McErlean’s first foray into indoor track is going pretty well for the Pierson junior.
There are summer jobs and then there are summer adventures. Allura Leggard, a 2017 Pierson School graduate and a junior at Ithaca College, where she is majoring in journalism, will embark on the latter this summer when she heads to Japan to help cover the Summer Olympics as an intern with NBC.
Pierson’s do-it-all senior guard Henry Brooks lit up Southold Friday night by scoring 29 points in a 60-43 victory over the visiting Settlers.
Tough Non-League Schedule Has Been Preparing Pierson Boys Basketball For Friday Night’s Game Against...
The Pierson basketball team will head into this Friday night's big League VIII game at home against rival Southold having lost its previous four contests.