Renovations to Torrington’s sports complex will soon get under way

Peter Wallace — Register Citizen
Coach Mike Tyler holds a piece of the old track - a quarter inch thick. The new surface will be three times the old thickness.

TORRINGTON >> Take a long look at the Torrington High School’s Robert H. Frost Sports Complex. As of May 7, good and bad memories alike disappear with the turn of a shovel, the first spade full of dirt toward completion of a $2.7 million renovation funded by the state. The project was opened for bids […]

Softball: A look back, a look ahead and vote for state’s best player

Arnold Gold — Register
Tatum Buckley of Masuk pitches against Foran in the 2013 CIAC Class L Softball Championship  in West Haven.

The high school softball season opens in just over a week (April 9, to be exact). Let’s take a look back at what happened last season, and what to look for in 2014 (although I am still in the process of getting back preseason forms from coaches). The Register will present its annual softball preview, […]

Northwestern’s Lippincott, Risedorf will be trouble for Berkshire League opponents

Northwestern's Zach Risedorf (left) and John Lippincott (right) are two of the top players in the Berkshire League.

Pete Paguaga Register Citizen

WINSTED >> Last season the Northwestern Highlanders ran through the Berkshire League, 17-1, all the way to the Class M Championship game, finishing the season 23-2. This season the Highlanders have to replace seven starters from the team that fell to St. Joseph, in nine innings, 2-1, in the title game. That’s the good thing […]

Boys lacrosse: CCC outlook

The spring sports season is upon us.  Starting April 9, games will be played outdoors again. The CCC’s top boys lacrosse teams are braving the cold weather now and hope it will pay off in the end. “It is cold, it is nasty, it’s a tough spring so far,” East Catholic coach Gleg Boggini said. […]