Legion tourney: Cheshire outhits RCP in finals opener

STAMFORD >> Cheshire flexed its muscles in the opening game of the American Legion state championship series, rapping 13 hits en route to a 10-5 victory over RCP on Friday night at Cubeta Stadium. The best-of-three final resumes today (11:00 a.m.) as RCP (Rocky Hill-Cromwell-Portland) looks to extend it to a winner-take-all game, also on […]

Little League: Fairfield American opens up New England Regional with win

The Fairfield American Little League team defeated Williston Little League of Vermont on Friday night in the opening game of the New England Regional Tournament. Photo by Mary Albl

BRISTOL >> Fairfield American’s Trey Hensel has been flirting with a big at bat all summer. In the bottom of the second inning at Breen Field and playing under the lights, Hensel blasted a solo home run, his first of the summer. Hensel’s home run was just a snapshot of the night as Fairfield’s offense […]

Football: Hand’s Jack Driscoll gives verbal commitment to UMass

Hand's Jack Driscoll (63)

Hand rising senior Jack Driscoll has given a verbal commitment to play at UMass. The 6-foot-4, 245 pound offensive tackle said he informed the UMass coaching staff of his decision on Wednesday. Driscoll attended the annual “clam bake” held at UMass last weekend and was impressed with both the coaching staff and facilities.  Former University […]

Little League Softball: North Branford 10U wins state championship

North Branford 10U recently won the state softball championship. 

Pictured are (Back Row):  Manager Russ Senerchia, Coach Chris Piercey, Kelly Jacobson , Gianna Depino, Lauren Ackerman, Coach Chris Hills.   

Front Row:  Erica Piercey, Mia Deloughery, Sophia Ouellet, Hanna Senerchia, Maisa Caso, Bella Hills, and Abby Vollono. 

 Not present:  Paige Fabish.

(Submitted photo)

Hanna Senerchia tossed a two-hitter and struck out nine to lead North Branford to a 9-3 victory over Madison/Clinton in the state championship game held Monday in Seymour. The teams split the first two games over the weekend in the best-of-three series. North Branford will now represent Connecticut in the Little League World Series East […]