American Legion: RCP opens World Series play Thursday

MIDDLETOWN >> Northeast Regional champion Rocky Hill-Cromwell-Portland meets Brooklawn, New Jersey Thursday in the opening game of the American Legion World Series at Shelby, North Carolina. RCP and Brooklawn play at 12:00 p.m. at Keeter Stadium. The game can be seen web-streamed live on ESPN3.com. Brooklawn Post 72, the defending national champions, has won a […]

Torrington Varsity Alumni Club honors eight graduates

Torrington Varsity Alumni Club officers and scholarship recipients at the club’s 40th scholarship banquet were front row, left to right: Lou Zanderigo; Andy Pace Dominic Toce; Frank Russo. Second row: Joann Duman; Caroline Teti; Makenzie Welch; Kiley Rosengrant; Paulina Kolada; Micaela Bottari; Mario Longobucco. Third row: Paul O’Heron; Nick LaMothe; Paul Denza; Fred Bonvicini; Ernie Tracy; Mark Reichenberg.
Peter Wallace — Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> The Torrington Varsity Alumni Club held its 40th annual student-athlete scholarship banquet Wednesday evening at PSam’s in Torrington. Micaela Bottari, Joann Duman, Paulina Koloda, Nick LaMothe, Kiley Rosengrant, Caroline Teti, Ernie Tracy and Makenzie Welch crossed the last hurdle toward the club’s $1,000 scholarship with a host of thoughtful answers to club-posed questions. […]

Football 2014: Jake Kasuba the one constant as Foran opens camp

Kasuba Cut

MILFORD >> When Foran opened fall camp Wednesday, the one certainty was the return of senior Jake Kasuba. Projected to be one of the state’s top quarterbacks this season, Kasuba completed 192 of 299 passes (64 percent) for 2,918 yards and 27 touchdowns against just seven interceptions as a junior. Kasuba, entering his third season […]

St. Joseph girls soccer ranked No. 22 nationally in Top Drawer Soccer’s FAB 50

St. Joseph celebrates its 2-1 victory over Suffield in the Class LL girls soccer championship (Photo: Mary Albl)

St. Joseph’s girls soccer team, which heads into 2014 having won back-to-back state championships (last year in Class LL, 2012 in Class M) and three straight FCIAC titles, saw some national attention thrown its way with the release of the TopDrawerSoccer.com preseason FAB 50 girls soccer teams. The Cadets were ranked No. 22 behind Sacred […]

Gooooooooood Morning Connecticut footballers (The 2014 preseason is here!)

It's the dawn of a new season: Football 2014.

To paraphrase the late, great genius Robin Williams performing the role of Adrian Cronauer. Gooooooooooood morning Connecticut footballers! This is not a test! This is rock ‘n’ roll! It’s time to rock it from Riverside to the E-C-C! Today is the first official day of the 2014 high school football season. FOOTBALL IS STARTING, YOU GUYS!   […]