Monday’s NH County boys soccer roundup: Branford holds off North Haven

Branford 3, North Haven 2 >> Max Condon, Gobari Idamkue and Joe Roca each scored in the Hornets SCC interdivision win at Branford. Aaron Radulski, Dylan DeMaio and Nick Roca all had assists for Branford (4-4-0). Ethan Pavano and Ian Dunning scored for North Haven (4-3-1). Platt Tech 1, Whitney Tech 0 >> Brandon Duhaime […]

Monday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Lauralton Hall edges West Haven

Gianna Mecca’s goal in the 76th minute propelled the Lauralton Hall girls soccer team to a 1-0 win over West Haven Monday at Milford. Sarah Haselkamp and Mary Finnigan both recorded assists on the goal for the Crusaders (5-2). Colleen McCarthy made two saves in the shutout. Janiene Tuinman had 13 saves for West Haven […]

Monday’s Litchfield County roundup: Wolcott Tech boys soccer draws O’Brien Tech

In a matchup of two winless teams, both Wolcott Tech and O’Brien Tech were unable to get their first victories. The game finished in a 3-3 double overtime draw. The Wildcats’ Mitch Sorenson scored two goals while Josh Santiago added a goal. O’Brien Tech’s Ricardo Mosquera scored two goals. Wolcott Tech’s Kyle Janson made three […]

Boys soccer: State coaches polls, week 3

CHSCA polls Week ending Sept. 27 Class LL-L First-place votes in parenthesis Team Record Points LW 1. Farmington (10) 7-0 108 1 2. Norwalk (1) 6-0-1 76 3 3. New Milford (1) 6-0-1 71 2 4. Danbury 6-0-1 68 8 5. Ffld. Ludlowe (1) 6-0-1 58 4 6. Naugatuck 7-0 50 5 7. Suffield 4-0 […]

Soccer notebook: Morgan girls get off to fast start, eye postseason berths

Coach Megan Kilbride hopes the last two seasons of rebuilding campaigns turns into a very successful season this fall for the Morgan girls’ soccer team. The Huskies went 5-8-3 and 6-9-1 the last two years and are now nearly four years removed from its first-ever appearance in the Class S state championship game. But the […]

Soccer: Top New Haven County performances, upcoming games to watch this week

Photo by Dave Phillips
Gianluca Perrotti, left, and the Hand boys' soccer team have two tough games this week against Guilford and Xavier.

FINE PERFORMANCES Luis Rodriguez, Whitney Tech: Freshman scored all four goals in a 4-3 overtime win against Kaynor Tech, added three more in a come-from-behind 4-3 win over Kolbe Cathedral and had one in a 2-0 win over Wolcott Tech. Marcos Espinosa, Seymour: Junior scored three goals in a 6-0 win over Derby. Danielle Richardson, […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven boys soccer roundup: Spence, Vrance lead Hopkins over Trinity Pawling

HOPKINS 2, TRINITY PAWLING 0 >> Matt Spence scored at 39:08 of the first half with assists by Max Karlan and Dan Leszczynski for the visiting Hilltoppers in this prep school win in New York. In the second half, Hopkins (1-2-1) was awarded a penalty kick in the 85th minute when Max Karlan was taken […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven girls soccer roundup: Caroline Monahan leads Crusaders to SCC win

Lauralton Hall 2, Hamden 0 >> Caroline Monahan scored twice for the Crusaders in this SCC Quinnipiac Division win in Hamden Mia Mulin had an assist for Lauralton Hall (4-2). Valley Regional 3, North Branford 0 >> Ashley Sherman, Ashley Joia and Jill Cayer scored for the host Warriors in this Shoreline Conference victory in Deep River. Caitlyn […]

Girls soccer: Fairfield Warde nets late goal to top New Canaan

Fairfield Warde defeated New Canaan 1-0 Friday afternoon at Connor Field. Photo by Mary Albl

NEW CANAAN >> Pressing for a goal almost the entire 80 minutes of play, it took a shot from nearly 30 yards out from Fairfield Warde to finally crack the New Canaan defense Friday afternoon at Connor Field. With 2:58 left in the game and neither team able to score, Warde’s Taylor Gabrenas took control […]

Friday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Lauralton Hall edges SHA

Lauralton Hall 1, Sacred Heart Academy 0 >> Mia Mullin’s first-half goal stood up for Lauralton Hall in an SCC Quinnipiac Division win at Milford. Colleen McCarthy made eight saves for the Crusaders (3-2). Alexa Fiala and Meghan Jerram split five saves for the Pacers (3-2-1). North Haven 3, Wilbur Cross 1 >> Emily Migliorini, […]

Boys soccer: Amity stuns Xavier in Friday’s roundup

Simone Kanter and Jeremy Conn each scored twice for the Amity boys soccer team, which stunned Xavier 5-3 Friday in a Southern Connecticut Conference interdivision game at Middletown. Matt Whitehill also scored for the Spartans (1-5-1). Wes Reid had two goals for the Falcons (2-1-3). Amity 5, Xavier 3 (at Middletown) Amity 3 2 — […]

Friday’s Litchfield County roundup: Early goals help Torrington girls soccer get past Seymour

Torrington girls soccer took the lead out of the gate and didn’t look back, defeating Seymour 4-0 Friday afternoon. Middleton scored two goals in the first eight minutes of the match. Shannon Reardon and Aubrey Peterson-Hague also scored in the victory. Peterson-Hague added two assists. Seymour’s Justine Inzero made 10 saves. Torrington’s Brie Pergola made […]

Girls soccer: Severino leads West Haven past Hamden

WEST HAVEN >> West Haven senior captain Alexis Severino has watched her team grow since the summer. Severino has liked what she has seen. Behind Severino’s fourth goal of the season, great overall play by Gabi Prisco, and a solid defensive effort led by Sam Furtak and Jolie Morrell, West Haven improved to 5-0 with […]

Wednesday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: North Branford ties East Hampton

Jess Zumbo’s first-half goal helped the North Branford girls’ soccer team earn a 1-1 double-overtime tie with East Hampton Wednesday in a Shoreline Conference home game. Sara Olsen assisted on the goal for the Thunderbirds (2-3-2). Natalie Dash scored for the Bellringers (3-3-1). Law 2, Foran 0 >> Paige Szygiel had a goal and an […]

Wednesday’s NH County boys soccer roundup: Whitney Tech edges Kolbe Cathedral

Whitney Tech 4, Kolbe Cathedral 3 >> Luis Rodriguez scored three goals for Whitney Tech in this come-from-behind, non-conference win at Hamden. Javier Castro also scored and Jose Balderas added two assists for the Inventors (3-3). Chetano Leslie scored twice for the Cougars (0-3-2). Cheshire Academy 4, Gunnery 1 (at Washington) Cheshire Academy 2 2 […]

Boys soccer: Torrington cruises past Woodland

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Torrington's Michael DeSousa shoots past Woodland's Matthew Spofford to score a goal on Wednesday.

TORRINGTON >> The Torrington High School boys soccer blowouts are over, at least for a while. The Red Raiders sailed past Woodland 7-0 Wednesday afternoon at the Torrington Middle School, completing a 19-0 scoring run against their last three opponents. Friday, the soccer winds are scheduled for a change. “We have a tough stretch ahead,” […]