Class LL Track and Field: Staples girls, Ridgefield boys win titles

Fairfield Prep's Chris Alvarado, pictured running in the 1,600, won the 3,200 Class LL state title in record fashion in a time of 9:06.67

DANBURY >> On the conclusion of the Class LL state track and field meet, which was postponed from Tuesday, the Staples girls picked up right where they left off. Led by a record-setting time in the 3,200 by Hannah DeBalsi, Staples won the Class LL crown with a dominating score of 93 points Thursday at […]

Class S softball: Coginchaug tops St. Bernard

Coginchaug sophomore Gabby Diaz delivers a pitch during the Blue Devils’  3-1 Class S quarterfinal win against St. Bernard. Photo by Jimmy Zanor - Middletown Press

  DURHAM >> St. Bernard head coach Brittany Connors was an assistant when Coginchaug defeated the Saints in the 2012 Class S state championship game. So after stunning Shoreline Conference champ Morgan in the second round, Connors and the Saints were looking to advance again on Thursday and maybe even gain a little revenge in […]

Class M Girls’ Lacrosse: New Canaan eliminates Hand in quarterfinals

Photo by Dave Phillips  Hand's Lauren Cole tries to make her way past New Canaan's Elizabeth Burke during the Tigers' 11-7 loss in the Class M state tournament Thursday in Madison.

MADISON >> In Kevin Siedlecki’s 10-plus years as a head coach and assistant of the Hand girls’ lacrosse team, the Tigers had never held a lead over New Canaan. With the game tied at 5-5 with 16 minutes, 59 seconds to play Thursday afternoon, the Tigers had a chance for their first-ever lead over the […]

Thursday’s CIAC girls lacrosse roundup: Cheshire upends Simsbury

Olivia Larson, Danielle Chambrelli and Meghan Dutchyshyn all scored twice for the seventh-seeded Cheshire girls lacrosse team, which defeated No. 2 Simsbury 9-8 Thursday in a Class L state tournament quarterfinal-round game at Simsbury. Emma Farrel added a goal and two assists for the Rams (15-5). Jojo Hesketh scored three goals for the Trojans (14-2). […]

2014 CIAC girls lacrosse tournament schedule / results


CLASS L QUALIFYING ROUND Friday Danbury 13, Shelton 7 Sunday Conard 16, Hamden 2 Ludlowe 22, NFA 4 FIRST ROUND Tuesday, June 3 Glastonbury 17, Conard 9 Newington 11, Southington 8 Hall 12, Greenwich 11 Fairfield Warde 17, West Haven 10 Simsbury 20, Ludlowe 14 Cheshire 7, Staples 6 Darien 8, Danbury 3 Newtown 17, […]

Baseball beat: Area teams prepare for the unknown

Amity Regional's Sebastian DiMauro steals second as Xavier's Laurence Hill takes the throw from home in the 5th inning during the SCC Championship at Yale Field. (Peter Casolino-New Haven Register)

When 17th-seeded Amity takes on eighth-seeded Glastonbury Friday at 4 p.m., in the Class LL quarterfinals, the Spartans will know a few things. “You’re going to have to be able to field bunts,” said Amity coach Sal Coppola. The Spartans scouted Glastonbury’s 6-5 eight-inning victory over Cheshire on Tuesday. Fellow Southern Connecticut Conference team Notre […]

2014 SCC Football Schedules


SCC Master Schedule Amity Branford Cheshire East Haven Fairfield Prep Foran Guilford Hamden Hand Hillhouse Law Lyman Hall North Haven Notre Dame-West Haven Sheehan Shelton West Haven Wilbur Cross Xavier

2014 Pequot League Football Schedules

Avon Canton Cromwell Coginchaug Coventry/Windham Tech/Bolton Ellington/Somers Enfield Gilbert/NW Regional Granby Memorial Haddam-Killingworth Hyde Leadership Lewis Mills Morgan Nonnewaug North Branford Old Saybrook/Westbrook SMSA/University Stafford/East Windsor Valley Regional/Old Lyme Windsor Locks/Suffield/East Granby

2014 FCIAC Football Schedules


 FCIAC Master Schedule Bassick Bridgeport Central Danbury Darien Fairfield Ludlowe Fairfield Warde Greenwich Harding McMahon New Canaan Norwalk Ridgefield St. Joseph Stamford Staples Trinity Catholic Trumbull Westhill Wilton

2014 ECC Football Schedules

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 ECC Master Schedule Bacon Academy East Lyme Fitch Griswold Killingly Ledyard Montville New London Norwich Free Academy Plainfield St. Bernard/Norwich Tech Stonington Waterford Windham Woodstock Academy

2014 CSC Football Schedules


CSC Master Schedule Abbott Tech/Immaculate (no link provided yet) Bullard Havens Tech Capital/Achievement Cheney Tech O’Brien Tech Platt Tech Prince Tech Quinebaug Valley Vinal/East Hampton/Goodwin Wilcox Tech Wolcott Tech Note: Whitney Tech schedule is listed only for JV.

2014 CCC Football Schedules


CCC Master Schedule Berlin Bloomfield Bristol Central Bristol Eastern Bulkeley/HMTCA Conard E.O. Smith East Catholic East Hartford Farmington Fermi Glastonbury Hall Hartford Public Maloney Manchester Middletown New Britain Newington Northwest Catholic Plainville Platt RHAM Rockville Rocky Hill Simsbury South Windsor Southington Tolland Weaver Wethersfield Windsor

Thursday’s CIAC postponements (as of 1:15 p.m.)

Softball Quarterfinals Class LL No. 5 Hand at No. 4 Bristol Central, ppd. to Friday, 4 p.m. No. 7 Amity at No. 2 Darien, ppd. to Friday, 4 p.m. No. 11 South Windsor at No. 3 Greenwich, ppd. to Friday, 4 p.m. No. 8 Cheshire at No. 1 Southington, ppd. to Friday, 4 p.m. Class […]

Softball: Masuk’s Tatum Buckley named Gatorade State Player of Year

Arnold Gold — Register
Tatum Buckley of Masuk pitches against Foran in the 2013 CIAC Class L Softball Championship  in West Haven.

Tatum Buckley of Masuk has been named the 2013-14 Gatorade Connecticut Softball Player of the Year. Buckley earns the award for the second straight year The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the field. Buckley compiled a 19-3 record […]