Friday, May 6, 2011. It was the last time the Westhampton Beach baseball team won a league game, a 3-2 victory at home over Amityville. It was also the last time the Hurricanes won a league series.
The streak can be put to rest now. The Hurricanes (2-10 League VI, 3-11 overall) defeated Islip, 6-1, at home on April 24, then won the series finale, 11-3, at Islip the following day. Westhampton Beach head coach Tom Hoare was optimistic last week that his team would be able to take a game or two from the Buccaneers (4-11 League VI), and was extremely happy they were actually able to.
“They were very excited,” Hoare said of his players. “We talked to them about how great it was to punctuate that first... more