All-Time New Haven Register All-Area Girls Soccer Teams

Girls Soccer All-Area Teams 2013 Coach: Scott McMahon, Guilford MVP: Tanya Altrui, Branford Nicole Basilicato, Guilford Julia Carr, Guilford Angela Ciaramella, Sacred Heart Academy Shea Connors, Wilbur Cross Emma Dunleavy, Lauralton Hall Cassie Giza, Amity Dakota Kelly, Amity Kendra Landy, Mercy Tori Loukakes, Guilford Alexandra Pelletier, Cheshire Dana Monz, Hopkins Mary Verneris, Sacred Heart Academy […]

All-Time New Haven Register All-Area Boys Soccer Teams

All-Area Boys Soccer Teams 2013 MVP: Pablo Perez, West Haven Coach: Brian Fitzgerald, Xavier Kenneth Callahan, Xavier Ryan Chieffo, North Haven Matt Cole, Valley Regional Max Condon, Branford Christian Koshgarian, Hand Tom Gardiner, Xavier Brian Jackson, Hand Antonio Jandreau, Lyman Hall Justin Kassouf, Foran Matthew Manzo, Shelton Daniel Murphy, Old Saybrook Noah Rattet, Guilford Dean […]

2014 girls soccer: Cheshire a force to be reckoned with

The Cheshire girls soccer team returns 17 seniors and 13 starters from a 13-5 season a year ago. The Rams finished at 13-5 and won the SCC Housatonic Division. They were the only team to beat Guilford, the Class L state champions, and they did it twice (4-3 and 3-2). Led by Alexandra Pelletier, a […]

CIAC sets 2015-16 dates for preseason, regular season to begin

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference Board of Controls voted last week to move back the start of the regular season in the fall of 2015. The 2015 fall season will begin on Friday, Sept. 11. While that is two days after the official start of this upcoming season (Sept. 9), it will only be four […]

2014 high school fall sports schedules

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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

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 […]

Girls soccer: Dave Dikranian named Hand coach

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Dave Dikranian is the new girls soccer coach at Hand High.

Dave Dikranian has been named the new girls soccer coach at Hand. He replaces Katie Keogh, who took the same position at Cheshire Academy. This the first varsity coaching job for Dikranian, 42, who used to coach with South Central Premier before starting his own Victory Soccer Academy a few years ago, where he works […]

2014 Litchfield County Male Athlete of the Year, Torrington’s John McCarthy

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Growing up, most athletes try their hands at multiple sports and only a few of them, like Torrington’s John McCarthy, excel like he did in his four years as a Red Raider. McCarthy just finished his high school career where he was a three-year varsity athlete in three different sports. He was the last line […]

Girls Soccer: Wayne Mones named Notre Dame of Fairfield head coach

The Notre Dame of Fairfield girls’ soccer team is getting a new coach. First reporter from The Hour, Norwalk’s Athletic Director Wayne Mones stepped down at the end of the year from his position, and when the NDFairfield girls’ soccer coaching job became available, it was a perfect fit for him. Mones, who has a […]

Peter Hamasian named next West Haven boys soccer coach

West Haven boys soccer coach Pete Hamasian (photo courtesy of West Haven High School)

Peter Hamasian, an Albertus Magnus graduate with ties to the soccer community in greater New Haven, will be named the next West Haven boys soccer coach, the school announced Monday evening. Hamasian, 25, played soccer at Hamden and then four years at Albertus Magnus, including two years as team captain. He comes over from Hand-Madison’s […]

Torrington High School field project delayed a year, must go back out to bid

The sprinklers inadvertently go off during a Torrington vs. Wilby football game this past fall. The turf field for Torrington high school will go back out to bid and the completion date will be pushed back a year.
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By Isaac Avilucea iavilucea@registercitizen.com @IsaacAvilucea on Twitter TORRINGTON >> “Go back, talk to the mayor, and get them to pony up the money.” It was Andrew Nargi’s way of telling Ed Arum, chairman of the turf committee, the Board of Education would not approve a measure floating the turf committee money, on paper, for Torrington […]

Sticking together: Trio of Ludlowe athletes headed Gettysburg

Fairfield Ludlowe's Kirssy Bradley, Alex Wykoff and Ali Gorab are all headed to Gettysburg College this fall for athletics.

FAIRFIELD >> After four years of athletics together at the high school level, Fairfield Ludlowe’s Krissy Bradley, Ali Gorab and Alex Wykoff will continue their playing careers at the next level together. The trio, who led the Falcons to the quarterfinals of the Class LL State Girls’ Soccer Tournament this past fall, are headed to […]

CPTV Sports’ Game Time highlights the 2014 CSWA Gold Key recipients

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It was a very special edition of CPTV Sports’ Game Time show last week as host John Holt with an assist by Collinsvilley Press editor Gerry deSimas Jr. highlighted the recipients of the 2014 Connecticut Sports Writers Alliance Gold Key award. This year’s winners include West Haven football coach Ed McCarthy, UConn men’s soccer coach […]

CCC softball: Southington readies for title defense

First-year Southington softball coach Davina Hernandez hits her outfielder's fly balls Wednesday afternoon at practice.
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Coming off its 15th state title, the winningest softball program in the state has its eyes on yet another. Davina Hernandez enters her first season as Southington’s head coach, taking over for John Bores who retired after last season’s state championship. She has the team excited to get started. “Everyone just wants to be outside. […]

Trumbull’s Makoski named director of ops, associate soccer coach at Christian Heritage

Trumbull native Manya Makoski has been named the director of operations and associate girls soccer coach at Christian Heritage in Trumbull, according to the Trumbull Times. Makoski, a former two-time NH Register All-Area performer at Trumbull under coach Abe Breslow, was previously an assistant coach with the Notre Dame-Fairfield girls soccer program. Makoski was a […]

Boys soccer: Conard’s Souza named Gatorade State Player of Year

Conard's Matheus Souza

Matheus Souza of Conard has been named the 2013 Gatorade Connecticut Boys Soccer Player of the Year. Souza, a senior forward had 24 goals and 10 assists this past season, leading the Chieftains (13-5-2) to the Class LL state tournament quarterfinals. His efforts earned him Connecticut Junior Soccer Association Male High School Player of the […]

Generation Next: The best youth athletes in Greater New Haven

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It’s never too early to look ahead. So here’s a peek into the future at 11 emerging athletes from the Greater New Haven area. Meet Generation Next… FOOTBALL: DOUGLAS HARRISON III This running back was one of 48 players in the nation selected to play in the Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl. Harrison is a 7th-grader at […]

Girls soccer: McCauley earns state Gatorade award for second straight year

Sarah McCauley of Chase Collegiate School has been selected as the 2013 Gatorade Connecticut Girls Soccer Player of the Year for the second straight year. The award recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the field. The 5-foot-7 senior forward led the […]

RHAM athlete killed in Wednesday morning accident

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Garrett Campen, an 18-year old RHAM soccer and football player, died in an early Wednesday morning car accident, the Hartford Courant has reported. According to the story, Campen, who played soccer before switching to football his senior year, was on his way to school when the Huyndai he was driving spun out of control attempting […]