As has often been the case, the Pierson-Bridgehampton field hockey team is fighting its way through a difficult Division II schedule, while also enjoying success against other Class C schools.
Now sophomores at Pierson High School, Ben McErlean and Penelope Greene each picked up running as an afterthought and now lead their cross country teams with bright individual futures ahead.
A pair of boats from the Breakwater Yacht Club were the top two finishers over the weekend in the 25th running of the Whitebread Regatta, widely considered to be the top sailing event in Peconic Bay each year.
The Pierson/Bridgehampton girls volleyball team and the East Hampton girls tennis team are dealing with undefeated league leaders potentially blocking their paths to additional banners this season.
Brooke Esposito scored all four goals for the Lady Whalers, and senior Charlotte Johnson needed just three saves in goal to preserve her third shutout of the season.
The Pierson boys cross country team picked up a huge win at Mashashimuet Park on Tuesday, defeating Mattituck, 25-32, to improve to 2-1 in league competition.
The team, which improved to 2-0 in League III and 2-2 overall, set the tone early with first- and third-place finishes in the 200-yard medley relay, which includes some of the team’s best swimmers.
George Martin sailed Osprey to victory in the annual Maycroft Cup regatta at the Sag Harbor Yacht Club on Saturday, September 22.
The Pierson-Bridgehampton girls volleyball team cruised past Center Moriches, 3-0, to kick off homecoming weekend on Friday, September 21.
The Whalers bounced back from a tough 4-1 loss to Mattituck at homecoming on Saturday with a 5-2 road win at Smithtown Christian on Monday.
The Lady Panthers consistently fired shots on Pierson’s All-Long Island goalie Charlotte Johnson, who made 20 saves in the game.
The Pierson boys cross country team beat Southold, 24-35, on a flat and fast 2.6-mile course at Mashashimuet Park on Thursday, September 20.
Pierson High School will celebrate homecoming this weekend, starting Friday, September 21, with a pep rally kicking off the festivities at 2:20 p.m.
Westhampton Beach cruised to a victory in a battle between unbeaten opponents, winning 6-1 on the Lady Bonackers’ home court.
The Mariners football team came out firing in all facets of the game last Friday night and scored offensive and defensive touchdowns in a season-defining 21-6 win over rival Hampton Bays.