Saturday’s New Haven County girls lacrosse roundup: Four players score two goals each to lead Gaels to victory

Girls lacrosse SHELTON 10, SHEEHAN 9 >> Kayla Pjatak, Nicole Roberts, Julia Kopchik and Shelby Offord all scored twice for Shelton (3-1) in a SCC game at Wallingford. Natalee Giacordino scored four goals for the Titans (0-4). HAND 18, SOUTH WINDSOR 2 >> Lauren Cole had four goals and three assists for the host Tigers […]

Saturday’s New Haven County boys lacrosse roundup: Vitelli, Mirmina lead Foran to victory

Boys lacrosse FORAN 13, WEST HAVEN 3 >> Will Vitelli and Paul Mirmina each scored three times for the host Lions in this SCC win at Milford. Zach White added two goals for Foran (3-0). HAMDEN 17, LAW 0 >> Ryan Morely had five goals for the host Green Dragons in this SCC victory. Billy […]

Saturday’s NH County baseball roundup: Hamden Hall tops Hopkins

(Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)
Hamden Hall  infielder Nick Strader finishes putting a tag on Zach Luzon of Hopkins as Luzon slides into second base during the third inning Saturday.

HAMDEN HALL 8, HOPKINS 4 >> Dylan Millhouse went 4-for-5, including two doubles, and two RBIs and Mike DeMartino had a single, double and two RBIs for the visiting Hornets in this prep school win in New Haven. Ron Loricco had two hits and two runs for Hamden Hall (8-0). PHOTOS: Hamden Hall beats Hopkins […]

Saturday’s New Haven County Softball Roundup: Watt saves Amity against East Haven

Shortstop Heather Watt made an over-the-shoulder catch with a runner on second and two outs in the top of the seventh inning for Amity , which beat East Haven 2-1 in a Southern Connecticut Conference interdivision game at Woodbridge. Teresa Marchitto went 3-for-3, including two doubles, and an RBI, Mary Kozan had a hit, run […]

Saturday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: Hopkins, Sheehan post shutouts

Hopkins 7, Pomfret 0 (at New Haven) Singles: Erica Meno (H) def. Stuart Lemay 6-0, 6-2; Marion Conklin (H) def. Nadia Gribkova 6-0, 6-1; Lulu Chia-Rubenfeld (Capt. H) def. Nellie Funk 6-1, 6-1; Emily Hao (H) def Davis Lemay 6-0, 7-6 (7-4). Doubles: Nicole Pettas/Caroline Lautenbach (H) def. Gabby Bonavira/Claire Donovan 6-0, 6-1; Jen Levine/Catherine […]

Saturday’s NH County boys tennis roundup: Brunswick edges Hopkins

Brunswick 4, Hopkins 3 (at New Haven) Singles: 1.Sayer Paige H def Jack Turchetta B 2-6, 7-6 ret.; Peter Conklin H def Matty Mejia Johnston B 6-2, 6-1; Connor Wakeman B def Zev Rosen H 7-6, 7-6; Will Torchetta B def Andrew Benjamin H 6-0, 6-1. Doubles: Ben Collier/Peter Nuegabauer H def Austin Milonovich/Harry Parsons […]

Baseball: Ludlowe picks up key win over Trumbull

TRUMBULL >> Fairfield Ludlowe’s first year head baseball coach Mike Francese preaches a complete game. Saturday afternoon against Trumbull, his team delivered just that. Led by the arm of senior Kevin Hickey and a solid offensive performance, the Falcons snapped a two-game losing streak with a much needed 6-1 road victory. “Like I keep telling […]

Thomaston softball cruises past Lewis Mills

Thomaston's Abby Hurlbert slides into home during the Golden Bears' 14-0 victory against Lewis Mills on Saturday. Laurie Gaboardi - Register Citizen

THOMASTON >> Thomaston’s softball team blew Lewis Mills out of a tie for first place in the Berkshire League in a 14-0 shocker at Thomaston High School Saturday afternoon. “We weren’t ready to play today and they were,” said Spartan coach Dave Bohmer after the Golden Bears (3-1) piled 13 singles on top of six […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Indoor Track and Field Team

Chelsea Hayward Area MVP Litchfield, Sr. Stats: Won the Class S Title in the 300M, finished in second at the State Opens, sixth at New England’s in the same event. Finished in fourth in Class S in the 55M dash, came in fifth at the State Opens. Honors: All-State, Two-Time All-Berkshire League for outdoor track […]

Litchfield County Area Indoor Track MVP: Chelsea Hayward, Litchfield

Litchfield’s Chelsea Hayward won the Class S Title in the 300M and finished in second at the State Opens.
Sean Meenaghan — Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Litchfield High School senior Chelsea Hayward ran 300 meters faster than all but one high school female runner in the state this winter. In the 55 meters, just four girls ran faster at the State Open. Chelsea Hayward is fast. Some of it comes naturally, following in the footsteps of her sister, Olivia, […]

New Haven Register 2013-14 All-State Boys Basketball Team


MVP Paschal Chukwu Fairfield Prep, Sr., 7-0, C Stats: Averaged 14.3 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks per game for the SCC champions. Finished with 21 points, 17 rebounds and 12 blocks in the Class LL state final against Bridgeport Central. Honors: Two-time All-State and All-SCC Quinnipiac Division selection. Named MVP of the SCC this […]

NH Register 2013-14 All-State boys basketball team lineups

FIRST TEAM Player                        Height    School                   Year Tyler Ancrum             5-9         Bridgeport Central    Sr. Paschal Chukwu        7-2         Fairfield Prep             Sr Raiquan Clark            6-4          Hillhouse                   Sr. E.J. Crawford             6-4   […]

Boys basketball: NH Register State Player of the Year: Paschal Chukwu, Fairfield Prep

(Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)
The NH Register State Boys Basketball Player of the Year, Paschal Chukwu of Fairfield Prep

Imagine what it would have been like if Paschal Chukwu had stuck with the sport he first became familiar with. You are the soccer team’s goalkeeper with this 7-foot striker coming at you in a one-on-one situation. Or he lines up to take a penalty kick on you. Imagine someone a foot smaller trying to […]

Baseball Central: Live updates from week 2 of the season

Guilford may have an interesting season at home, Thomaston can’t be stopped, Staples is not lacking in self esteem and Amity may be finding its groove. Ansonia escapes Amity finding way Guilford road warriors Thomaston rallies Staples grounds Greenwich in 9 Law strikes late, wins Amendola dominates rival Bonaparte twirls masterpiece  Holy Cross tops Torrington […]