Hand JV football game canceled for ‘unacceptable behavior’ by some team members

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MADISON >> An incident of “unacceptable behavior” by some members of the Daniel Hand High School junior varsity football team prompted the cancellation of the team’s Nov. 1 game, Superintendent of School Thomas Scarice confirmed Friday. The varsity game against Shelton High School at 7 p.m. Saturday is still on, but the players involved in […]

NVL quarterfinal schedule released

The NVL quarterfinal schedule has been released for the following sports, all games are taking place Saturday: Boys soccer No.4 Watertown vs. No. 5 Oxford at Municipal Stadium, 2 p.m. No. 3 Seymour vs. No. 6 St. Paul at Municipal Stadium, 4 p.m. No. 2 Torrington vs. No. 7 Holy Cross at Municipal Stadium, 6 […]

CCC Soccer: Boys and girls pairings are set

The boys quarterfinals are set in the Central Connecticut Conference. Quarterfinals–Sat., Oct. 25 (at higher seed) No. 8 Glastonbury at No. 1 RHAM, 11 a.m. No. 5 E.O. Smith at No. 4 Wethersfield, 3 p.m. No. 7 Simsbury at No. 2 Farmington, TBD No. 6 Middletown at No. 3 Maloney, TBD Semifinals–Mon., Oct. 27 (at […]

Watch: Brookfield (6-0) at Newtown (6-0) live on CPTV Sports stream

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WEEK 7 SCHEDULE / RESULTS CPTV Sports is live streaming tonight’s SWC showdown between unbeaten Brookfield (6-0) and unbeaten and No. 4-ranked Newtown (6-0). You can watch live above or on TV at CPTV Sports (check local listings) Newtown, of course, is coming off its 14-8 victory over Ansonia to end the streak. Brookfield has […]

Cross Country: An interactive guide to the state meet at Wickham Park

Members of the Danbury boys' cross country team run up the 'Green Monster' last Tuesday. Photo by Pete Paguaga

(Click on certain parts of the map above for a detailed look at the course in video and photos. Map provided by mysportsresults.com) MANCHESTER >> Granby head cross country coach Dennis Lobo calls Wickham Park a classic. “It’s probably the premier difficult course, maybe in at least southern New England,” Lobo said. “It’s kind of […]

Sean Patrick Bowley’s Audibles: The Statewide Football Guide to Week 7

Newtown's Jared DeVellis runs past Ansonia's Witold Gul during Newtown's 14-8 victory last week. Newtown hosts unbeaten Brookfield Fridayn night. (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

It’s been a rough week. So, no time to chit-chat. Here’s another edition of Audibles. Tread lightly. We’re more than halfway home. FRIDAY AWAY HOME TIME THE BOTTOM LINE Glastonbury (4-2) Manchester (3-3) 6:30 Who’s win streak goes down? We’ll say Manchester’s Newington (3-3) East Hartford (1-5) 7 Hmm, East Hartford’s been better than it’s […]

Week 7 High School Football Schedule / Results

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Friday, Oct. 24 CCC DIV. I EAST Glastonbury at Manchester, 6:30 p.m. Newington at E.Hartford, 7:00 p.m. CCC DIV. I WEST Conard at Southington, 7:00 p.m. New Britain at Hall, 7:00 p.m. CCC DIV. II EAST Hartford Pub. at E.O. Smith, 6:00 p.m. Fermi at Wethersfield, 7:00 p.m. CCC DIV. II WEST Brist.East. at Windsor, […]

Week 7 High School Football Games to Watch

Bobby Drysdale runs for yardage in the SWC championship. Brookfield's gone back to the Wing-T this year after several in the spread. The Bobcats are playing in their first state final since 2008.
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The GameTimeCT / New Haven Register Top 10 Poll Week 7 Schedule   Brookfield at No. 4 Newtown WHEN – Friday, 7 p.m. WHERE – Blue and Gold Stadium, Newtown RECORDS – Brookfield 6-0, Newtown 6-0 ON THE AIR – CPTVSports LAST YEAR – Newtown 35-7, Newtown 28-7 (SWC Championship) PLAYERS TO WATCH — Brookfield: Jr. […]

Football: Fairfield Prep again facing Cheshire with season on the line

Fairfield Prep and quarterback Colton Smith face No. 6 Cheshire Friday night.
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Week 7: Fairfield Prep at Cheshire, Friday, 7 p.m. FAIRFIELD >> A return trip to the playoffs is still within reach for Fairfield Prep. But the Jesuits know another loss could derail their postseason dreams. It’s a position Prep has been in before. The Jesuits enter Friday’s showdown at sixth-ranked Cheshire with a 4-2 record, […]

Bunnell’s Cotto suspended following allegations of ‘inappropriate comments’

Bunnell coach Doug Cotto (Photo Sean Patrick Bowley)

Bunnell football coach Doug Cotto has been placed on administrative leave while the Stratford school district investigates allegations that he made ‘inappropriate comments’ to one of his players, according to a report [subscription required] Thursday by News 12 Connecticut citing Stratford superintendent of schools Janet Robinson. Robinson told News 12 she wasn’t aware of the […]

Pooch’s Week 7 Greater New Haven Football Predictions

Andrew Yamin (45) and Cheshire are 6-0 headed into Friday's contest with Fairfield Prep.  (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT Fairfield Prep at No. 6 Cheshire • When: Friday, 7 p.m. • Where: Maclary Complex, Cheshire • Records: Fairfield Prep 4-2; Cheshire 6-0 • Players to watch: Fairfield Prep — Colton Smith, Sr., QB; John DelliSanti, Sr., WR/S; Anthony Palazzolo, Sr., OL/DL; Cheshire — Andrew Yamin, Sr., RB/LB; Tyler D’Errico, Sr., OL/LB; […]

Girls swimming: Weston wins in Thursday’s roundup

Weston 99, Lauralton 87 (at Weston) 200 Medley Relay Weston: Daly, Angus, Morikawa, Sampson; 200 Free Lauralton 2:02.60 Kay Begg; 200 Indiv Medley Lauralton 2:13.50 Elizabeth Sargent; 50 Free Weston Marikawa; 1 Meter Diving Weston Sophia Rapp; 100 Fly Weston Marikawa; 100 Free Lauralton 56.35 Kaitlyn Joy; 500 Free Weston Daly; 200 Free Relay Lauralton […]

Field hockey: Westbrook tops H-K in overtime

Westbrook 2, H-K 1 (OT) >> Lili Dickey scored the game winning goal in overtime on a penalty corner in a home victory over the Cougars. Julie Hausherr scored for H-K (8-5-0-1) in the loss to Westbrook (8-3-3-1). Westbrook 2, Haddam-Killingworth 1 (at Westbrook) H-K0 1 0 — 1 Westbrook1 0 1 — 2 First […]

Boys soccer: Platt Tech edges Kaynor in Thursday’s roundup

Connor Moore broke a scoreless tie in the second half off an assist from Roy Orellana to lift the Platt Tech boys soccer team over Kaynor Tech 1-0 in a Constitution State Conference game in Milford Thursday evening. Platt Tech out shot Kaynor Tech 22-15, and despite giving up 15 shots, goalkeeper Arcangel Homar collected […]

Boys Cross Country: Top runners to watch at the state meet

Branford's Luke Arsenault.

Welcome to the cross country championship season! The state championships for all classifications will run all day Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester. Below are three names from each class to watch. Runners may not have the fastest times or top places, but just some names to keep an eye out for this weekend! Class […]