Saturday’s Star: Becca Findley, Seymour; vote for Tuesday’s Star of the Day

Saturday’s Star Becaa Findley, Seymour softball: had three hits and three RBIs to help Seymour beat St. Paul 8-5 in the NVL tournament quarterfinals. Vote for Tuesday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Tuesday’s SCC girls lacrosse roundup: Hand, Guilford advance to Thursday’s final

(Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)
Olivia Clarke of Guilford, left, collides with Michaela Mosher of Lauralton Hall during first half of the SCC tournament semifinals. Guilford advancred to play hand in the tournament final Thursday.

No. 1 Hand 14, No. 4 Cheshire 6 >> Lauren Cole scored six goals for Hand (16-1) in the SCC tournament semifinals at Cheshire. Amanda Gentile and Erin Mammele both scored three goals for the Tigers. Megan Dutchyshyn scored twice for the Rams (9-8), No. 2 Guilford 14, No. 3 Lauralton Hall 8 >> Emma […]

Golf: Notre Dame-West Haven captures SCC championship

Photo by Joe Morelli
Notre Dame-West Haven won its first SCC golf championship since 2001.

ORANGE >> Cheshire senior Chris Simione fell in love with the Race Brook Country Club golf course from playing in Southern Connecticut Conference championships in recent years. But rather than just play the course once or twice a year, Simione decided to become a member. He finished second in the men’s club championship flight to […]

Outdoor track and field: Mercy, Hillhouse claim SCC titles

(Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)
Gabby Curtis of Wilbur Cross High School runs to victory in the 100-meter girls hurdles with a time of 14.75 during the SCC Track and Field Championships at Sheehan High School Tuesday.

WALLINGFORD >> While American Pharoah is making headlines for chasing the rare horse racing Triple Crown, Mercy High captured a triple crown of its own. After the Tigers won a cross country title in the fall and an indoor track championship in the winter, they polished off the school year with a third conference crown […]

Tuesday’s NH County baseball roundup: Notre Dame, Amity advance past SCC quarterfinals

No. 1 Notre Dame-West Haven, 7, No. 8 Hand 3 >> Mike Corso, Matt Montano and Chris Stankiewicz all had two hits each for Notre Dame in its SCC quarterfinal-round win at Quigley Stadium. Evan Lumpinski homered for the Green Knights (17-4). Hand dropped to 8-13. No. 5 Amity 12, No. 4 Sheehan 8 (10) […]

Baseball: Portland edges Valley Regional in SLC quarterfinals

Portland senior Cole Ogorzalek tossed a complete game four-hitter as the Highlanders edged Valley Regional 3-1 on Tuesday at Dyer Field. Photo by Jimmy Zanor - The Middletown Press

PORTLAND >> Portland’s magical run to the Class S state baseball title a year ago was fueled by sensational pitching, great defense and timely hitting. Well, it’s playoff time again and the Highlanders’ modus operandi is still the same. Portland upended Valley Regional, 3-1, in the Shoreline Conference quarterfinals behind a terrific complete game effort […]

Boys Lacrosse: Berlin thumps Rockville, advances to CCC South final

Berlin midfielder Rich Cassineri shoots during the first half of the Redcoats CCC South semi-final game vs. Rockville. Derek Turner-GameTimeCT

BERLIN>> After just four years as a varsity program, the Berlin boys lacrosse team feels like it belongs. And after a 17-4 win over Rockville in the semifinals of the CCC South tournament at Scalise Field on Tuesday, the Redcoats proved that they belong. Four-year starter Cam Criniti led the way with five goals and […]

Tuesday’s NH County softball roundup: Platt Tech advances to CSC tournament final

No. 1 Platt Tech 17, No. 4 University 2 (6) >> Alyssa Lewandowski went 4-for-4, including two triples for the top-seeded Panthers in the Constitution State Conference semifinals at Milford. Amber Lewandowski went 2-for-3 and scored five times and Veronica Buzelle went 3-for-3 for the Panthers (18-4), who will face No. 2 Wilcox Tech in […]

Tuesday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: Career/Hillhouse reaches SCC Division II semis

Amity 6, North Haven 1 (at Woodbridge) Singles: Daphne Kreiger (A) def. Emily Migliorini (NH) 6-3, 6-3; Victoria Li (A) def. Julia Gill (NH) 6-0, 6-0; Jamie Thimineur (A) def. Olivia Hoyt (NH) 6-2, 6-3; Hillary Hoyt (NH) def. Julia Forbes (A) 6-0, 6-0 Doubles: Rebecca Bullers and Rachel Einbinder (A) def. Emily Dzlalo and […]

Tuesday’s NH County boys tennis roundup: Guilford edges Cheshire

Guilford 4, Cheshire 3 Singles: Evan Powell (G) def. Jackson Ajello 6-1, 6-0; Matt Murphy (G) def. Reilly Eldridge 6-2, 6-2; Arnav Velaparthi (C) def. PJ Malafronte 6-2, 6-0; Jaden Tiriolo (C) def. Sam inchlik 6-2,6-2. Doubles: Abdullah Chohdry/David Light (C) def. Joe Boughton/Jeff Eng 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 Jackson Inchlik/Cameron Charbonneau (G) def. Dennis Ryley/Sean […]

Tuesday’s NH County golf roundup: Hand girls remain undefeated

Coginchaug 183; East Hampton 222 (at Lyman Orchards GC) Medalist: Jack French (Coginchaug) 40; Coginchaug: John McLaughlin, 45; Saige Avery, 48; Matt Sawicki, 50; Kyle Fontaine, 55 East Hampton: Alex Basil, 50; Jordan Buonocore, 53; Aaron Railey, 55; Evin Bell, 64; Bryan Torres, 69. Morgan 173, Haddam-Killingworth 201 (at Clinton CC) Medalist: Maxx Bugg, 37 […]

Tuesday’s Middletown region sports roundup

Boys Tennis Middletown 6, Bulkeley 1 >> At Hartford, Kendar Serindag, Ben Lanza and Zach Fitzner rolled to two-set singles wins as the Blue Dragons clinched their first ever Central Connecticut Conference South Division championship on Tuesday. Saket Pandit and Payton White won at No. 1 doubles for Middletown (9-5). Datzer Pagdiwala took No. 1 […]

Softball: All-NVL selections


The NVL recently released its all-league selections. They are: Pitcher of Year: Ashley Guillette, Oxford Senior of Year: Kaley Kempf, Oxford Coach of Year: Jim Husar, Oxford ALL-NVL Ashley Guillette, Oxford Raeanne Geffert, Seymour Toni Risucci, Watertown Kaley Kempf, Oxford Marissa Morris, Torrington Liz Lombardo, Holy Cross Cassie Rossetti, Seymour Kara Klimaszewski, Naugatuck Carla Piccolo, […]

Baseball: Cowell throws second no-hitter as Shelton advances in SCC tourney

Shelton pitcher Mike Cowell gets his shoulder wrapped in ice after throwing his second no-hitter of the season in a 3-0 SCC first-round victory over North Haven (Photo via Shelton Athletics)

Cowell no hits North Haven. Shelton wins 3-0. #ctbase @SheltonHerald — Michael Suppe (@Mike_Suppe_HAN) May 26, 2015 Shelton pitching wunderkind Mike Cowell began the season with a no-hitter. On Tuesday, he began the postseason with another one. Cowell, who was awarded SCC’s Player of the Year last weekend, threw his second no-hitter of the […]

Baseball: 2015 no-hitter / perfect game list [updated May 26]

Below is a list of the no-hitters to start the season. will be keeping track of all the no-no’s and perfect games across the state this season. If you have thrown a no-hitter or perfect game put it in the comments. Also to get your perfect game or no-no on the list, tweet it […]

Girls Lacrosse: Northwest Catholic primed for Class S tournament

WEST HARTFORD >> The Northwest Catholic girls lacrosse team has had an up-and-down season, but is again on an upswing at the right time. Looking forward to the Class S state tournament, the Indians have won three straight games and four of their last five to build some momentum heading into the postseason. Northwest Catholic […]

Softball: ECC Tournament Pairings

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Pairings for the ECC tournament: SEEDS Fitch Wheeler Waterford NFA Griswold East Lyme Stonington Lyman Memorial QUARTERFINALS Wednesday at Griswold No. 7 Stonington vs. No. 2 Wheeler, 11 a.m. No. 8 Lyman Memorial vs.  No. 1 Fitch, 1:45 p.m. No. 5 Griswold vs. No. 4 NFA, 4:30 p.m. No. 6 East Lyme vs. No. 3 Waterford, […]

Baseball: Northwest Catholic playing its best at end of season

WEST HARTFORD >> On its longest win streak of the season, the Northwest Catholic baseball team is playing good ball at the right time. The Indians had won three straight heading into Tuesday’s regular-season finale at home against Newington. Northwest Catholic (9-10) was hoping to even its record and continue its winning ways with the […]