Legion baseball: Bassett pitches, hits Stratford past East Haven

STRATFORD >> Stratford’s Spencer Bassett and his friends have been playing together since they were youngsters. Off to play travel ball over the past few summers, the circle of friends has not been together much during the summer season. With one last chance to play together before college, the group has gotten together to form […]

Bransfield: South Windsor’s gain of Sytulek is Middletown’s loss

South Windsor’s gain is Middletown’s loss. As reported in The Press Friday, Dave Sytulek, the MHS boys basketball coach, has taken the athletic director’s job at South Windsor High School, an academically highly-regarded Class LL school. The principal at South Windsor is Dan Sullivan, who was a vice-principal at MHS and knows Sytulek well. The associate […]

Middletown, Meriden split in American Legion

MIDDLETOWN >> Middletown Legion coach Tim D’Aquila chose to emphasize the positives. “We took three out of four, which is the goal,” he said following Middletown’s split with Meriden Sunday at Palmer Field. “We won two games Saturday against Meriden, then split today. If we win three out of four the rest of the way, we’ll win the zone.” […]