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Plays of the Week

Calling all high school coaches, players or parents: Did someone on your team make a spectacular or clutch play? Make sure the rest of the state gets to see your feats of daring do by submitting a video for our weekly ‘Plays of the Week’ highlight reel. The best plays will be compiled and shown […]

Monday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Guilford beats H-K in overtime

Abby Miranker scored in overtime for the Guilford field hockey team, which won its first game 2-1 over Haddam-Killingworth Monday in this non-conference game at Higganum. MacKenzie Cattaruzza scored in the first half for the Indians (1-2). Julia Babbitt scored in the second half for the Cougars (1-0-0-1). Old Saybrook 4, North Branford 0 >> […]

Field Hockey: Branford’s McGuirk reflects on 500th career win

Branford coach Cathy McGuirk poses with her Branford Field Hockey team after the Hornets earned McGuirk her 500th career victory (Photo by Bill O'Brien)

Cathy McGuirk doesn’t look at how many wins she’s accumulated in her career that often. She couldn’t help but know what that number was going into the 2014 high school field hockey season. Sitting at 499 wins for 10 months, all the 38-year veteran Branford High coach needed was one single win to get to […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Stevens’ nine saves preserves Cheshire’s scoreless tie with Greenwich

Cheshire 0, Greenwich 0 (OT) >> Goalie Alyssa Stevens had nine saves to preserve the Rams’ non-conference tie in Cheshire. The Rams are 1-1-1. Goalie Leah Hotaling had eight saves for the Cardinals (0-0-1). Hand 4, Guilford 0 >> Kacey McCarthy had two goals, Sue Pavno added a goal and two assists and Hannah Leckey […]

Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Lauralton Hall earns first win as member of SCC

Lauralton Hall 2, Cheshire 0 >> The Crusaders, competing in the SCC for the first time this season, had goals from Jackie Brewster and Grace Cogguguillo to earn their first win as a member of the SCC. Goalie Elyse Darcy had four saves for the Crusaders (1-1). Goalie Alyssa Stevens had four saves for the […]

Friday’s Litchfield County roundup: Coma’s last minute goal lifts Thomaston past Housatonic

Boys soccer Thomaston 2 Housatonic 1 (OT) >> With 45 seconds left in the second overtime, Thomaston’s Aridt Coma scored on a penalty kick to lift the Golden Bears past Housatonic. Andrew Goodrich scored the other goal for Thomaston and Scott Dignacco netted the Mountaineers only goal. Both Thomaston and Housatonic are now 1-1. Thomaston […]

Field hockey: Devin Morrison leads Cheshire Academy in Thursday’s roundup

Cheshire Academy 2, Hamden Hall 1 (at Cheshire) Hamden Hall    1    0    —    1 Cheshire Acad.    1    1    —    2 Goals: C—Devin Morrison 2; HH—Lexy Palmer 1. Assists: C—Danielle Rios-Roberts; HH—Kayla Stanley. Saves: C — Alice Choi 1; HH—Madiah Gant 5. Cheshire Academy 2, Hamden Hall 1 >> Devin Morrison struck twice, once in the […]

Field Hockey: Hand knocks off Lauralton Hall in season opener

Hand's Nora McCarthy runs up field. Photo by Dave Phillips

MADISON >> It may have been the first game of the season, but Wednesday night’s season opener between Hand and Lauralton Hall felt more like a state tournament contest. Hand ended up being the victor over the 2013 CIAC Class M runnerups, 5-2, in Lauralton Hall’s first field hockey game since joining the Southern Connecticut […]

Greater New Haven Field hockey roundup: Hausherr, Anderson lead Haddam-Killingworth to victory

Haddam-Killingworth 5, Valley Regional 1 >> Katie Hausherr had two goals and an assist and Brinley Anderson added two goals to lead the Cougars to their Shoreline conference win in Deep River. Julie Babbitt added a goal and an assist for the Cougars (1-0, 1-0). Natalie Rosenberg scored for the Warriors (1-1, 0-1). Field hockey […]

Field hockey: Branford coach Cathy McGuirk wins 500th career game

Branford coach Cathy McGuirk poses with her Branford Field Hockey team after the Hornets earned McGuirk her 500th career victory (Photo by Bill O'Brien)

The first game of the 2014 field hockey season was a special one for Branford coach Cathy McGuirk who earned her 500th career win as Caroline Murphy scored twice and Megan Shea added two assists in a 3-0 SCC win over Sacred Heart Academy in Hamden on Tuesday. McGuirk, in her 38th season as the […]

Tuesday’s New Haven County field hockey roundup: Cheshire tops Guilford

Cheshire 3, Guilford 0 >> Maggie O’Reilly, Kya O’Connell and Sara Como scored to lead the Rams to their SCC win in Cheshire. Lyman Hall 2, North Haven 0 >> Jenny Agro and Sami Forster scored to lead the Trojans to their season-opening win in Wallingford. Goalie Finley VanHouten had three saves for the Trojans. […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Torrington girls soccer edges Ansonia

Torrington opened its season with a 3-1 victory against Ansonia on Tuesday. The Red Raiders’ Aroya Jordan, Paige Middleton and Emily Manchester scored Torrington’s goals. Cassie Fedor and Kendra Covington recorded an assist in the victory. Torrington keepers Casey Saade and Brie Pergola combined to make nine saves. Ansonia’s Kaitlyn Sengphilom scored the Chargers’ lone […]

2014 high school fall sports schedules

(Peter Casolino - New Haven Register)

Schedules for the 2014 Fall Sports Season, via CIACsports.com. Cross Country: BOYS school schedules | GIRLS school schedules Field Hockey: School Schedules | Master schedule Football: Team and league schedules (GameTimeCT) Soccer (Boys): School Schedules | Master schedule Soccer (Girls): School Schedules | Master schedule Swimming & Diving (Girls): School schedules Volleyball (Girls): School schedules | Master schedule

Field Hockey 2014: Lauralton Hall eager for SCC challenge

Lauralton Hall field hockey captains (from lefT) Jackie Brewster, Tori Stapleton and Karen Duggan (Photo by Dan Nowak)

MILFORD >> For the second straight season, the Lauralton Hall field hockey team is facing new challenges. The Crusaders have moved from their longtime home in the South-West Conference to the very competitive Southern Connecticut Conference, with built-in schedules that include powerhouse teams Branford, Cheshire, Hand and Guilford. Last season, the Crusaders had a new […]

10 Greater New Haven Field Hockey Players to Watch

Name School Pos Year Julie Babbitt Haddam-Killingworth M/F Sr. Jackie Brewster Lauralton Hall D Sr. MacKenzie Cattaruzza Guilford F Sr. Lili Dickey Westbrook M Sr. Carly Femniak Sheehan G Sr. Stephanie Hogan North Branford F Sr. Hannah Leckey Hand M Sr. Erin Mammele Hand M Sr. Megan Shea Branford F Sr. Erica Stauffer Cheshire M […]