Torrington softball aims to get over its biggest hurdle this season

Torrington junior Marissa Morris is back behind the plate for the Red Raiders this season.
Pete Paguaga — Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> Torrington High School’s softball team romped through its entire season last year…until the Class L State Tournament — 23-0, NVL Championship, NVL Tournament championship, No. 1 seed with a Class L bye, then a 2-1 loss to No. 16 Bunnell in Round Two. Worse yet, state runner-up Foran beat Bunnell 11-0 in the […]

Track and Field 2014: Top 5 storylines this outdoor season

Chaslynn Saucier of Wilbur Cross will be a key member of the team and sprint medley relay. The Governors finished second in the nation during the indoor season.

Can Wilbur Cross girls repeat indoor success? The Wilbur Cross girls’ indoor team won its first SCC and State Open title since 2004 this past winter. They have small numbers but multi-talented athletes that will score points. They’ll be challenged in a deep field, but have a shot to back-to-back. How fast can Alvarado run? […]

Track and Field 2014: Top 5 can’t miss meets

The 2014 outdoor State Open is the must-see track event this year in Connecticut.

O’Grady Relays, April 25-26, Danbury One of the state’s premier meets where the relays take the center stage. Middletown Invitational, May 2-3, Middletown This two-day event is an early look at the teams and talent across the state. Danbury Dream Invitational, May 16, Danbury Held on a Friday evening, it usually attracts some of the […]

Track and Field 2014: Top 10 Athletes to Watch

Amity's Zoie Reed returns as one of the state's top jumpers.

GIRLS Destiney Coward    Sr.    East Haven    Throws Had a breakout indoor season where she won the State Open shot put title; capable of throwing over 40 feet. Taylor Drayton    Sr.    Oxford    Throws Returns as one of the top throwers in the shot and discus. Won shot put (41-9) Open title last spring, finished third (123-9) […]

Softball: High expectations at East Haven

East Haven senior pitcher Talia Loda

Expectations are certainly high in East Haven. The Easties return seven players who saw varsity experience last season. Let’s take a look at the Easties, who open their season on April 9 at home against Guilford beginning at 3:45 p.m. WHAT HAPPENED LAST SEASON Record: 21-5 (SCC Oronoque Division champions) SCC Tournament: Lost to Foran […]

Curtain closes on Crouse’s reign as St. Joseph boys hockey coach

St. Joseph boys hockey coach Marty Crouse, who started the Cadets hockey program in 2003, has been thinking about retiring from the position the past three years. On Tuesday, he made it official. “I thought about it for a few years and now I think it’s the right time,” Crouse said. “I’ve been around hockey […]

CCC Baseball: Windsor hosts New Britain for intra-conference scrimmage

Windsor sophomore Matt Windsor started the scrimmage with New Britain Tuesday. He is fighting for a spot in the strong Warriors pitching rotation.
Derek Turner-GameTimeCT

WINDSOR >> Games haven’t started yet, but teams are finally able to get outside. The New Britain baseball team traveled up I-91 on Tuesday to play fellow CCC member Windsor in an intra-conference scrimmage. No numbers, no scoreboard and no winner, because it doesn’t matter, these days are all about teaching and seeing what you […]