CCC: Major realignment set for 2015-16


BRISTOL >> The Central Connecticut Conference officially announced Monday afternoon a major realignment of its divisions for all sports for the 2015-2016 school year, as reported in The Middletown Press during the summer and again Monday. For boys and girls soccer, boys and girls cross-country, girls volleyball, boys and girls basketball, baseball, softball, boys and girls outdoor […]

Monday’s NH Country field hockey roundup: Hand blanks Branford

Amity 4, North Haven 0 (at Woodbridge) North Haven 0 0 — 0 Amity 1 3 — 4 First half—AM: Cassie Bishop (Lauren Duhl) ; Second half—AM: Marissa Mizzone (Lauren Duhl) ; Gabby Torrenti (Lauren Duhl) ; Gabby Torrenti ; Saves—NH: Rylee Bathrick 4; AM: Ashley Powers 1; Team records—North Haven 0-11-1; Amity 5-9-1 Cheshire […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Daniels’ two goals lead Valley Regional to 2-0 win over Morgan

Valley Regional 2, Morgan 0 >> Franny Daniels had two goals to lead the Warriors to their Shoreline Conference win in Deep River. The Warriors improve to 6-7-1. Field hockey Valley Regional 2, Morgan 0 (at Deep River) Morgan 0 0 — 0 Valley Regional 1 1 — 2 First half—VR: Francesca Daniels (Lindsey McKeon) […]

Vote for Friday’s Star of the Day; MaryAnne Bowman of Sacred Heart Academy is Wednesday’s Star

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WEDNESDAY’S STAR MaryAnne Bowman, Sacred Heart Academy volleyball: She had 16 kills, 7 blocks and 10 digs in a 3-2 win over West Haven. Vote for Friday’s Star until 9 p.m. Saturday.  

Friday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Sara Como’s two goals leads Cheshire to victory

Cheshire 4, Sacred Heart Academy 0 >> Sara Como had two goals and Kya O’Donnell added a goal and an assist to lead the Rams to their SCC win in Cheshire. Fourteen players were honored on Senior Night for the Rams (10-2-1-1). Goalie Olivia Riley had 20 saves for the Pacers (3-8-1). Hand 5, Mercy […]

Friday’s Litchfield County roundup: Beltrandi leads Northwestern field hockey past Thomaston

Northwestern 1 Thomaston 0 >> Northwestern’s Emma Beltrandi made 22 saves to lead the Highlanders past Thomaston, for their third win of the season. Maggie Dahill scored the only goal of the game in the first half. Northwestern is 3-5-3-1 and Thomaston falls to 7-3-1-1. Boys soccer Thomaston 4 Gilbert 0 >> Andrew Goodrich scored […]

Thursday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Hamden beats Guilford in OT

Taylor Klesyk’s third goal of the game, scored at 2:49 in overtime, gave the Hamden field hockey team a 3-2 win over Guilford on Thursday at Guilford. Klesyk tied the game with 7:45 left in regulation. Isabelle Reisse and Aileen Du scored goals for Guilford. Hamden improved to 9-3-1-1 overall and 7-2 in the SCC. […]

Thursday’s New Haven County area postponements


BOYS SOCCER Shoreline Coginchaug at Valley Regional, ppd. to Friday, 3:45 p.m. Old Saybrook at East Hampton, ppd. to Sunday, 3 p.m. Westbrook at Morgan (Indian River Complex), ppd. to Friday, 5:30 p.m. Haddam-Killingworth at North Branford, ppd. to Wednesday, 3:45 p.m. SCC interdivision West Haven at Sheehan, ppd. to Friday, 3:30 p.m. GIRLS SOCCER […]

Wednesday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Old Saybrook shuts out North Haven

Old Saybrook 3, North Haven 0 >> Lauren Pascoe had a goal and an assist to lead the Rams to their non-league win in North Haven. Meghan Sullivan had two assists for the Rams (7-4-1). Rylee Bathrick had 15 saves for the Indians (0-10). Field hockey North Branford 1, Westbrook 1 (OT) (at Westbrook) North […]

Monday’s Star: Ania Spina, Sheehan girls soccer; Vote for Tuesday’s Star

MONDAY’S STAR Ania Spina, Sheehan girls soccer: Scored with 3 seconds left in regulation to give the Titans the 2-1 win over Shelton. Vote for Tuesday’s Star at until 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Tuesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Torrington girls soccer cruises past Derby

Torrington’s offense was in sync Tuesday against Derby. The Red Raiders won 8-0, earning their fifth victory of the season. Both Paige Middleton and Alexis Tyrell scored two goals and had an assist in the victory. Emily Manchester, Shannon Reardon, Colleen Kilgore and Lindsay Trobel scored a goal. Derby’s Annalisa Salazar made 24 saves. Torrington’s […]

Tuesday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Lauralton Hall, Branford post wins

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Mercy senior forward Juliana DellaCamera battles Branford freshman Autumn McHenry Tuesday afternoon. Branford defeated Mercy 5-1 in Middletown.

Kiley Forrest had a goal and an assist for the Lauralton Hall field hockey team, which defeated Hamden 2-0 Tuesday in a Southern Connecticut Conference Quinnipiac Division game at Hamden. Michaela O’Donnell also scored for the Crusaders (10-2). Brianna Craft made 10 saves for the Green Dragons (8-3-1-1). Cheshire 7, North Haven 0 >> Maggie […]

Monday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Amity edges North Branford

Amity 2, North Branford 1 >> Alysse Dellatorre and Cassie Bishop both scored for Amity in this a non-conference win at Woodbridge. Lauren Duhl and Marissa Mizzone had assists for the Spartans (3-9-1). Sydney Hogan scored the lone goal for the Thunderbirds (8-3-0-1). Haddam-Killingworth 2, Valley Regional 0 >> Danni Roman and Julia Hausher scored […]

Friday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Cheshire’s Kya O’Donnell scores in 1-0 win over Lyman Hall

Cheshire 1, Lyman Hall 0 >> Kya O’Donnell scored the game’s only goal in an SCC Housatonic Division win in Wallingford. Finley VanHouten had nine saves for Lyman Hall. Guilford 7, North Haven 0 >> MacKenzie Cattaruzza scored three goals and Olivia Clarke added two to lead the Indians to their SCC win in Guilford. […]

Vote for Friday’s Greater New Haven Star of the Day; Rodgers, Cade Co-Stars for Thursday

THURSDAY’S CO-STARS Sarah Rodgers, Cheshire girls volleyball: Had 22 assists and seven digs in the Rams’ four-set win over Foran. Larissa Cade, Coginchaug girls soccer: Scored both goals for the Blue Devils’ in their win over Portland. Vote for Friday’s Star until 9 p.m. Saturday.

Torrington High School sports complex was years in the making

Marianne Killackey - Special to The Register Citizen The sun sets over the new turf field at Torrington High School Wednesday during a boys soccer game against Naugatuck. The field officially opens Saturday with a ribbon cutting at 2:15 p.m.

TORRINGTON >>  A vision of dedication, persistence and teamwork, the new Robert H. Frost Sports Complex at Torrington High School officially opens today at 2:15 p.m. before the 3 p.m. inaugural football game with Derby. Dedication Turf committee co-chairman/girls soccer coach Mario Longobucco dreamed of Torrington High School’s glittering new sports complex 14 years ago. […]

Field Hockey: Fairfield Ludlowe stuns Warde in OT

FAIRFIELD >> Fairfield Warde High School’s field hockey team piled up the penalty corner chances, one after another – 23 in all for a decisive advantage over the visiting Fairfield Ludlowe Falcons, who mustered only two. It wasn’t enough. Fairfield Ludlowe fended off the Mustangs’ assault and eventually cashed in on a rare scoring chance, […]

Thursday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Hamden shuts out SHA

Hand 6, Granby 1 >> Kasey McCarthy and Cameron Ruberti both scored twice for Hand in a non-league win at Madison. Samantha Pavano and Erin Mammele added goals for the Tigers (9-2). Olivia Johnson scored for Granby (8-1). Hamden 4, Sacred Heart Academy 0 >> Olivia Santini scored twice for Hamden (8-2-1-1) in an SCC […]