Amity baseball shuts down Notre Dame-West Haven in home opener

WOODBRIDGE — It is not very often the Amity baseball team does not get out of the gates quickly. This spring happens to be one of those years. After winning just one of four road contests to start the campaign, the Spartans set foot on their home field for the first time against Notre Dame-West […]

Thursday’s boys golf roundup: Amity gets past Shelton

Amity 156, Shelton 165 (at Brownson CC) Medalist: Brent Marieb (A), 37 Amity: Billy Emery 39; Brett McNeil 39; Keating Seymour 41 Shelton: Wyatt Zahornasky 39; Rob Stanley 40; Mike Pingree 41; DJ Deeb 45 Records: Amity 4-1; Shelton 2-1 Hamden 180. North Haven 204 (At Laurel View CC) Medalist: Pat Coleman H 42, Rasmey […]

Thursday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: Law tops West Haven

Haddam-Killingworth 7, North Branford 0 (at North Branford) Singles: Reilly Fitzgibbons (HK) def. Gabby Augur (NB) 6-1, 6-0; Mackenzie Earley (HK) def. Nicole Messore (NB) 6-1, 6-0; Jen Halleck (HK) def. Megan Sadowski (NB) 4-6, 6-4, 6-3; Allison Sheahan (HK) def. Sarah Hammond (NB) 7-6, 6-7, 7-5. Doubles: Gwen Plum/Lex Regan (HK) def. Taylor O’Neill/Lauren […]

Thursday’s NH County boys tennis roundup: Guilford shuts out Branford

Foran 6, Law 1 (at Milford) Singles: Brad Orban (Foran) beat Bobby Phong (Jonathan Law) – 6-0, 6-1; Kyle Lockwood (Foran) beat Krishnan S. Kumar (Jonathan Law) – 6-1, 6-2; Dana Xu (Foran) beat Amar Almidani (Jonathan Law) – 6-1, 6-2; Bryce Ciccaglione (Foran) beat Aashu Patel (Jonathan Law) 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Soumya Kundu & […]

Thursday’s NH County girls track roundup: Foran wins two matches

Foran wins two Foran 103, Platt Tech 41 Foran 101, Lauralton Hall 45 4×800: Lauralton Hall 12:10.6; Presley Elltson; Hannah Haynes; Katherine DoBenski; Mary Finnigan; 4×100: Platt Tech (58.9.0)Taylor Boone; Nicole Allen; Kaitlyn Rogers; Alyssa Vasquez; 110HH: Maeve Kiley Foran 21.6; Kaitlyn Rogers PT Roy PT; 100: Taylor Boone PT 15.3; Chelsea Utz Foran 16.94; […]

Thursday’s New Haven County girls lacrosse roundup: Cole leads Hand to victory

Girls lacrosse Hand 15, Sacred Heart Academy 6 (at Madison) SHA 2 4 — 6 Hand 13 2 — 15 Goals: (SHA) Alex Ryan 3; Charlotte Filardi 1; Diedre Reidy 1; (HD) Lauren Cole 5; Cameron Ruberti 3; Erin Mammele 2; Lisa Chupp 1; Amanda Gentile 1; Grace McLeod 1; Cameron Hobin 1; Assists: (SHA) […]

Thursday’s New Haven County boys track roundup

BRANFORD WINS TWO (at Branford) Team scores: Branford 102, East Haven 48; Branford 119, Guilford 31; East Haven 102, Guilford 31 4×800-Guilford 9:16.2 Sal Siciliano, Ben Siciliano, Corey Gambardella, Sam Sessions; 4×110 East Haven A. Milano, G. Pates, M. McClay, A. Montsero 47.7; 110 HH Santino Giannini Branford 16.1; 100 Meters Jordan Basilicato Branford 11.7; […]

Thursday’s New Haven County boys lacrosse roundup: Bonadies leads Hamden to victory

Boys lacrosse Hamden 16, Lyman Hall 3 >> Fran Bonadies had four goals and four assists to lead the Green Dragons to their SCC win in Wallingford. Zach Jolles added three goals and two assists for the Green Dragons. Connor Sullivan had two goals and an assist for the Trojans. Boys lacrosse Amity 10, Guilford […]

Thursday’s New Haven County Softball Roundup: Goodwin Tech, O’Brien Tech combine for 71 runs

Natalia Dudzinski had a triple, Priscilla Velez and Yarimar Gonzalez both had doubles for Goodwin Tech in a 39-32 Constitution State Conference victory over O’Brien Tech in Ansonia . Both teams combined for 71 runs on only 38 hits. According to the National Federation of State High School Associations, 71 is tied for the seventh […]

Thursday’s Middletown region sports roundup

By Press Staff Baseball Cromwell 13, Valley Regional 3 >> At Deep River, senior righthander Jake Regula struck out seven in five innings and Kevin Radziewicz went 3-for-5 with three RBI’s and two runs scored to lead the Panthers. Logan Lessard went 3-for-5 with two runs scored for Cromwell (5-0). Eric Jaillet doubled for the […]

Thursday’s Litchfield County scoreboard

Baseball Gilbert 5, Nonnewaug 3 (at Gilbert) Nonnewaug 001 200 0 — 3 5 2 Gilbert 000 302 X — 5 5 1 Charlie Timme, Chris Pillis (2), Ryan Gunnoud (6), Bryan Frazier (6) and Dom Piscitelli; Cam Goulet, Ryan Sholtis (7), and Nate Marshall. WP: Cam Goulet (1-0). LP: Owen Kane (). SV: Ryan […]

Baseball: Middletown picks off Manchester

By Jimmy Zanor jzanor@ctcentral.com @ShoreLineSports on Twitter MANCHESTER >> After handing Manchester a 2-1 lead on an infield error in the fourth inning, Middletown baseball coach Jason Serra gathered his players outside the dugout for an impromptu meeting. “That (error) was one of those plays where we can and should get an out on,” Serra […]

Zagrodnik hits walk-off double to lead Torrington past Wolcott

Torrington’s John McCarthy throws the ball to first base as a Wolcott base runner slides into second base.
Laurie Gaboardi — Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> Torrington High School’s baseball stars shone bright in the Red Raiders’ first win of the season, 2-1 over Wolcott (0-6) at Fuessenich Park Thursday afternoon. Photos: Torrington 2 Wolcott 1 Shane Bierfeldt left Wolcott batters with nightmares featuring his curve. John McCarthy and Mitch Zagrodnik combined for hits when Torrington needed them most. […]

CCC softball: Harris, Berlin blank Bristol Central

Ileish Burney (7IP, 9 H, 0 BB, 4 K, 6 R) of Bristol Central delivers a pitch Thursday afternoon at Sage Park in Berlin. The Redcoats beat the Rams, 6-0.
Derek Turner - GameTimeCT

BERLIN >> Makayla Harris took the ball Thursday afternoon and shut down the bats of Bristol Central. The All-State pitcher from a year ago struck out six and allowed just one base-runner to reach third as the Redcoats shut out the Rams, 6-0 at Sage Park. “That’s a great hitting team, to shut them out […]

Softball: Bry McIntosh lifts Cheshire over No. 3 Foran

Foran's Dani Kemp chases a passed ball during the 4th inning as Cheshire's Olivia Odermatt slides into second. Odermatt ended up scoring on the play.   (Peter Casolino-New Haven Register)

CHESHIRE >> Coming off its first loss of the season, Cheshire senior shortstop Bry McIntosh did all she could to prevent the losing streak from continuing. McIntosh led off the bottom of the first inning with a single, then stole second and scored after consecutive passed balls. McIntosh later hit a two-run home run to […]

Baseball Beat: Guilford hitting the road as home field is finished

Inclement and cold weather has halted the completion of Guilford’s new baseball field, forcing the Indians to play home game at other schools. However, Athletic Director Jake Jarvis said the baseball team isn’t phased by it.”They’ll play anywhere,” he said. “They’ll play stickball on the streets of Brooklyn if they could. The kids just want […]

Donofrio’s double caps off Thomaston’s comeback win against Northwestern

Thomaston’s Brian Butkevicius came out of the bullpen and pitched three scoreless innings, striking out four batters and allowed one hit to get the win for the Golden Bears. 
Pete Paguaga — Register Citizen

WINSTED >>  Down a run with runners on second and third and two outs in the top of the seventh, Thomaston cleanup hitter Tyler Donofrio stepped to the plate. “He’s batting there for a reason,” Thomaston head coach Bob McMahon said. “I knew he would take a good hack.” McMahon was right. Donofrio laced a […]

Baseball: Staples outlasts Greenwich in 9 innings

Adam Dulsky, of Staples, is hit by a pitch in the second inning in the game against Greenwich. Dulksky went on to score the teams first run. (Melanie Stengel - Register)

WESTPORT >> One thing’s for certain, the Staples baseball team is not lacking confidence. After a near three hour, nine inning 9-6 win over McMahon on Wednesday, the Wreckers scored a 2-1 nine inning victory over visiting Greenwich Thursday afternoon; a game they knew they would win, despite playing 18 innings of baseball in the […]