NH County Athletes of the Week: Sean Bonaparte, Ansonia; Victoria Contaxis, Law

athletes of week

Male athlete of the week Sean Bonaparte >> Ansonia baseball Tossed a no-hitter with 12 strikeouts in Ansonia’s 7-1 win over Derby. HONOR ROLL Ian Bergere, Hand outdoor track: Junior set a meet and school record in thwe pole vault at the Bloomfield Invite Saturday, leaping 14 feet, 9 inches. Bergere was a Register All-Area […]

Baseball: Pitching, defense lift Maloney past Middletown

MIDDLETOWN >> Middletown High baseball coach Jason Serra said his team’s Central Connecticut Conference South Division 9-1 loss to Maloney Wednesday afternoon was as bad a game as his team has played this season. He will get no argument. The Blue Dragons (3-3) again were guilty of ghastly base running, made six errors and sabotaged […]

Vinisko, Sabia lead Torrington baseball past Kennedy

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torrington's John McCarthy rounds third and heads toward home on Mitch Zagodnikís two run triple in the Red Raiders' 9-2 victory over Kennedy.

TORRINGTON >> A pair of standout freshmen led Torrington’s baseball team to a 9-2 win over Kennedy at Fuessenich Park Wednesday afternoon. Jason Vinisko, making his first start for the Raiders, came away with a six-inning gem — 1 earned run, 4 hits, 7 strikeouts, 2 walks. Dom Sabia gave new meaning to the designated […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Torrington softball wins big over Kennedy

Torrington improved to 7-0 for the season with a victory against Kennedy on the road. Red Raiders star pitcher Sydney Matzko pitched a one-hit complete game striking out 15. Alexis Tyrell went 2-for-4 with a triple, three runs scored and five RBI’s. Brittany Anderson went 2-for-5 with a two-run home run. Both Nikki Jamieson and […]

Wednesday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: Hand blanks Sacred Heart Academy

Amity 6, Cheshire 1 (at Woodbridge) Singles: Daphne Kreiger (A) def. Nadja Pejovic (C) 6-2, 6-1 2. Claire Foster (A) def. Sara Bruce (C) 6-0, 6-1 3. Victoria Li (A) def. Amanda Murray (C) 6-0, 6-0; Rebecca Lettick (A) def. Judy Xu (C) 6-0, 6-0. Doubles: Rachel Einbinder and Jamie Thimineur (A) def. Katie and […]

Wednesday’s NH County boys tennis roundup: Amity shuts out Notre Dame-West Haven

Amity 7, Notre Dame-West Haven 0 (at New Haven) Singles: Jason Seidman (A) def. Roy Smith 6-2, 6-0; Max Einbinder (A) def Mike DeFelice 6-3, 6-0; Phil Hochman (A) def. Pat Francis 6-0 6-0; Jared Pepper (A) def Adrian Cruz 6-0 6-3 Doubles: Jack Noise/Adam Velardi (A) def Gabe Sparks/Matt Plaziak 7-6(4), 6-1; Logan Berke/Jake […]

Wednesday’s NH County golf roundup: Branford gets by Hamden

Branford 179. Hamden 185 (at Laurel View CC) Medalist: Cooper Bunton (B) 41. Branford: Tyler Hackett 44, Brian Fitter 47, Aiden Deane 47. Hamden: Christian Ugolik 45, Nick Piasecki 45, Pat Coleman 46, Doug Shane 49. Records: B 8-0 H 1-6 East Haven 194, Foran 197 (at Grassy Hill CC) Medalist: Matt Gomes 39 East […]

Wednesday’s New Haven County boys track roundup: Berkovich leads Foran to three-win sweep

Boys track Foran sweeps (at Milford) Team scores: Foran 84, Sheehan 66; Foran 112.5, Fairfield Prep 36.5; Foran 101 vs East Haven 49 4×800 Prep 8:51 (Alvarado, Hilton, Mulliken, Scholl); 4×100 Foran 46.7 (Berkovich, Haynes, Gee, Longley); 110HH: Baum Sheehan 16.1; 100 Berkovich Foran 11.6; 1600 Alvarado FP 4:52; 300IH: Baum S 44.4; 400: Hourigan […]

Wednesday’s New Haven County boys/girls lacrosse roundup: Rios-Roberts leads Cheshire Academy girls to victory

Boys lacrosse Canterbury 15, Cheshire Academy 5 (at Canterbury) Cheshire Aca 1 0 2 2 — 5 Canterbury 3 7 2 3 — 15 Goals: (CHA) Coulton Cherney 2; Robert Ryan 1; Herdman Sean 1; Travis Ecke 1; (CTB) L. Habish 4; M Metris 2; D Wall 2; A. Schmitt 2; M Metris 1; H. […]

Wednesday’s New Haven County Softball Roundup: Mercy shuts out Amity

MERCY 4, AMITY 0 >> Juliana Dellacamera went 3-for-3 and Maddy DeRita went 2-for-3 with a sacrifice fly for Mercy in a SCC interdivision game at Middletown. Winning pitcher Briana Sawicki and Astin Donovan both doubled for the Tigers (4-2). Heather Watt went 2-for-3 for the Spartans (6-1). FORAN 6, NORTH HAVEN  5 >> Hannah […]

Wednesday’s New Haven County Baseball Roundup: Carter lifts West Haven past No. 2 Prep

Matt Carter went 3-for-4, including a triple, with two RBIs and went the distance on a six-hitter for the West Haven baseball team, which beat second-ranked Fairfield Prep 11-2 Wednesday in a SCC Quinnipiac Division game at West Haven. Jesse Tejero went 4-for-4 with two doubles and five RBIs for the Westies (5-3). J.R. Lopez […]

Track and Field: New look for O’Grady Relays

Press Release This weekend Danbury will be hosting an expanded and very talented field  of boys and girls high school and middle school track teams in the 34th annual O’Grady Relays.  Teams from Connecticut and Massachusetts as well as local high schools and middle school track teams will be participating in this prestigious track event. […]

Tuesday’s New Haven County girls track roundup: Sheehan takes 3

(Peter Casolino-New Haven Register)  Career's Falestine Greene wins the high jump in  a SCC track meet held Tuesday.

Cheshire Wins three (At Hamden) Team results: Cheshire 91, Hamden 59; Hamden 73, Wilbur Cross 73; Hamden 90, Hillhouse 54; Wilbur Cross 85, Hillhouse 57; Cheshire 80.5, Wilbur Cross 69.5; Cheshire 93.5, Hillhouse 55.5. 4×800 relay: Wilbur Cross (Schatz, Beech, Foley, Rivers ) 10:39.1; 4×100 relay: Cheshire (Zumeichick, Cabrera, Clarke, Skibitchy) 50.8; 100 hurdles: Gabby […]

Baseball beat: Branford baseball loss overturned by protest

Branford has been granted a second life in its game against East Haven. After the Hornets had a go-ahead bases-clearing double taken away due to an illegal substitution in a 7-5 loss Monday, the SCC has upheld a protest by Branford stating the illegal substitution rule was misapplied. Asa result, the game will resume Thursday at East Haven […]