Lacrosse beat: Wilbur Cross off to its best start under the guidance of coach Trasacco

Wilbur Cross’ Alex Trasacco is a coach who has never concerned himself with wins and losses in a program which typically sees low numbers and fields inexperienced players. Development and improvement have always been the focus. But this season, as a co-op team with the addition of players from Career, Hillhouse, the Sound School and […]

Boys volleyball: Tomahawks too much for Xavier

GLASTONBURY >> The Tomahawks boys volleyball team was better prepared Tuesday evening and it showed on the court, beating Xavier in straights sets at Glastonbury High School. Galvin Haught and Shane Harasyko led the home team attack with 10 kills apiece, despite Harasyko playing out of position due to school vacation. The junior middle blocker […]

Baseball: Xavier bounces back against Branford

Xavier sophomore pitcher Miles Michaud earned a win in his first varsity start Tuesday at Branford. Bill O'Brien - Special to the Press

BRANFORD >> Xavier sophomore pitcher Miles Michaud earned a win in his first varsity start and senior Will Garrity went 3-for-4, including a key RBI single in a five-run fifth inning, as the Falcons topped Branford, 6-1, Tuesday afternoon at the James MacVeigh Sports Complex. Xavier, which bounced back from an extra-inning loss against Fairfield […]

Boys lacrosse: Greenwich stays perfect with win over Staples

WESTPORT >> Despite a late start to the game, a different playing surface and some added rain, the one thing the Greenwich boys’ lacrosse team could count on to stay the same, their defense. In a battle of undefeated FCIAC opponents, the Cardinals, led by a strong performance from Tommy Rogan in the net, and […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Wolcott Tech volleyball remains unbeaten

Wolcott Tech earned its third victory of the season, defeating Wethersfield 3-0 in straight sets. Wolcott Tech won 25-9; 25-19; 25-19. The Wildcats’ Matt Dell’Agnese had 26 assists, nine digs, three aces, two kills, one block. Tyler Kackowski had 14 kills, 15 digs and five aces. Wethersfield’s Mark Cloutier had 10 kills and 10 digs. […]

Thomaston makes statement in win against Lewis Mills baseball

Thomaston’s Brian Butkevicius threw a complete game, striking out four batters in the Golden Bears 5-4 win over Lewis Mills.
Laurie Gaboardi — Register Citizen

BURLINGTON >> Thomaston batters jumped on Lewis Mills pitcher Justin Gallicchio in the first inning of their 5-4 win at Mills, then got just one more hit as the Spartans clawed back Tuesday afternoon at Lewis Mills High School. Photos: Thomaston 5 Lewis Mills 4 “I loved the way we came out of the gate,” […]

Tuesday’s NH County tennis roundup: Cheshire boys blanks West Haven

Cheshire 7, West Haven 0 (at Cheshire) Singles: Jeremy Reichentahl (C) def. John Delgado 7-5, 6-1; Jackson Ajello (C) def. Mike Tran 6-1 2-6 6-4; Nick Anthony (C) def. Devin Hickman 6-2 6-1; Joe Cashore (C) def. Howard Powell 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Reilly Eldredge-David Light (C) def. Jeremy Borelli and Kevin Coyle 6-2, 6-3; Arnav […]

Tuesday’s Middletown region sports roundup

By Press Staff Boys Track Middletown  99.5, Bristol Eastern  50.5 >>  The Blue Dragons swept all three relay events en route to a CCC win Tuesday. Middletown also got first place performances from  London Highsmith (100, 11.3 seconds), Mateo Alvarez (1600, 5:00 and 3200, 10:47), Isaiah Thompkins (300 hurdles, 43.2), Ben Schaff (800, 2:07), Kareem Brackett (200, […]

Tuesday’s NH County softball roundup: Koshes, Flowers toss gems

Katie Koshes tossed a three-hitter with 10 strikeouts for the Amity softball team, which beat Sheehan 1-0 Tuesday in a Southern Connecticut Conference Housatonic Division game in Wallingford. Mary Kozan went 2 for 3 and Jill DeMaio went 1 for 3 and had an RBI for the Spartans (6-0, 3-0). Mikaeyla Daddio went 2 for […]

New Haven County boys/girls lacrosse Stars and Games of the Week

STARS OF THE WEEK Preston Gage, Notre Dame-West Haven: Gage had five goals and an assist in the Green Knights’ 16-6 win over Sheehan. Ryan Morely, Hamden: Morely had five goals in the Green Dragons’ 17-0 win over Law. Matt Blois, Cheshire: Blois had five goals in the Rams’ 16-3 win over Branford. Sara Bennett, […]

Tuesday’s New Haven County girls lacrosse roundup: Old Saybrook victorious

Old Saybrook 18, East Catholic 8 (at East Catholic) Old Saybrook    0    13    —    18 East Catholic    0    3    —    8 Goals: (OS) Molly Beck 5; Gabby Rose 5; Riley Roarick 2; Lizzie O’Brien 1; Madison Hartt 1; Danielle Spotts 1; Hudson Roarick 1; Kori Salzietti 1; Paige Grumkowski 1; (EC) Marissa Bazzoro 4; Courtney […]

Wamogo holds off Litchfield baseball

Wamogo's Tristan Pepin took a no-hitter into the fifth inning. Pepin went 5.2 innings and allowed only two hits, while striking out seven batters to get the win. 
Pete Paguaga - Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> In what began as a pitchers’ duel through the first five innings, ended in a high-scoring affair as 12 runs were scored in the last two innings, as Wamogo held off Litchfield to win the crosstown rivalry game, 7-5. “That’s just baseball,” Wamogo head coach Gregg Hunt said after his team’s second win […]

GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Lacrosse Poll: Darien No. 1, No. 2 Greenwich moves up

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The 2013-14 Register/GameTimeCT Top 10 lacrosse poll Team (Record)(1st place) Points Last 1. Darien (4-0) (8) 123 1 Last week: Defeated Fairfield Ludlowe 14-2 and Manhassett (NY) 7-4. Bottom line: Yale-bound goalie Phil Huffard has the Blue Wave rolling. 2. Greenwich (5-0) (5) 121 T4 Last week: Defeated Ridgefield 8-7, Wilton 18-7 and St. Joseph […]

Baseball Live: Live updates all week

East Haven tops Branford, Ansonia’s Sean Bonaparte is doing it for his dad and there’s a new No. 1. Ansonia’s Bonaparte doing it for his dad Plainville rallies East Haven handles Hornets New Haven County standings Top 10 Poll Litchfield County standings SCC Grit & Grind Team Hamden Hall tops rival on Saturday 

Hand girls’ lacrosse storms past rival Guilford in second half

Photo by Dave Phillips  Hand's Brenna Hobin runs with the ball as Guilford's Sara DeLucia defends during the Tigers' 17-10 victory Monday night at the Surf Club in Madison.

MADISON — Usually Hand girls’ lacrosse coach Kevin Siedlecki wants his Tigers to race up the field and shoot as quickly as possible. Deadlocked at 4-4 with archrival Guilford Monday night, he took a different tact. Guilford goalkeeper Claire Hall (20 saves) was stopping a lot of Hand’s rushes up the field, so Siedlecki decided […]