Thursday’s Litchfield County roundup: Torrington boys tennis gets by Kennedy

Torrington boys tennis continued its hot spring with a 8-1 victory against NVL rival Kennedy. The Red Raiders’ Ethan Barbieri defeated Oscar Mantes 8-2. Collin Genovese defeated Kennedy’s Magowa Oloyede 8-3. Kennedy’s doubles team of Alex Charles and Jordan Crosby-Williams defeated Wilson Fernandez and John Quituizaca 8-6. Torrington is 3-1, Kennedy is 2-2. Baseball Northwestern […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield schools scoreboard

Softball Wolcott Tech 18, Holy Family 1 Holy Family 010 00 — 1 Wolcott Tech (15)03 0 x — 18 Winning Pitcher: Emily Andrews 2K, 1 hit, 2 Innings. Save: Jenna Lemanquais 8K, 3IP. Notes: Morgan Rubino 2 Singles, 2 RBI, 3 Runs, Emily Dorosh 2 Singles, 3 RBI 2 Runs Canterbury 7, Greenwich Academy […]

Monday’s NH County Volleyball Roundup

Cheshire 3, Hand 1 (at Cheshire) Team scores: C 25-11, 25-18, 21-25, 25-22. Comments: H: Alex Cinicolo had seven kills, two blocks and four digs; Steve VanDuesen had six kills, one ace, three blocks and five digs; Ben Haberman had five kills, three aces, two blocks and 21 assists; C: Dan Ward had 19 kills, […]

Boys Volleyball: East Hartford hitters too much for Xavier

Martin Martinez, the East Hartford boys volleyball coach, addresses his team after its three set to one win vs. Xavier on Friday. Derek Turner-GameTimeCT

EAST HARTFORD>> After dropping the first set, the East Hartford boys volleyball team stormed back to win three straight sets and defeat Xavier 3-1 at the Bernard C. Dandley Gymnasium at East Hartford High on Friday evening. After feeling their way through the first set, the Hornets (2-0) took control of the service game and […]

Friday’s NH County Schedule and Postponements

Below are Friday’s schedule and postponement information, as of 2 p.m. This post will be updated. All times 3:45 p.m., unless otherwise noted. BASEBALL Shoreline Morgan at Cromwell, ppd., TBA. Haddam-Killingworth at Old Saybrook, ppd., Saturday at 1 p.m. Hyde/Hillhouse at North Branford, ppd., April 18 at 11 a.m. Coginchaug at Valley Regional, 4 p.m. […]

Thursday’s Litchfield County roundup: Housatonic boys tennis downs Wamogo

Housatonic boys tennis opened its 2015 season with a 4-1 victory against Wamogo. The Mountaineers’ Jonathan Miller defeated the Warriors’ Matt Kusaila 6-0, 6-0. Wamogo’s Kevin Fenn defeated Jack Scarpa 2-6, 6-4, 10-8. Housatonic doubles team of Mo Elserfy and Max Vadakin defeated Owen Hofman and Zach Hovey 6-0, 6-2. Housatonic is 1-0, Wamogo is […]

Boys Volleyball: Litchfield County preview, capsules

In some ways, boys volleyball in this area is like ice hockey. In each case, there are just two teams (though hockey takes in six schools through co-oping); they play big schools from all over the state; and, sometimes, they break into the big-time themselves in CIAC state tournaments. Shepaug/Litchfield/Nonnewaug reached this winter’s Division III […]

Boys volleyball: Litchfield County teams aim for strong season

In some ways, boys volleyball in this area is like ice hockey. In each case, there are just two teams (though hockey takes in six schools through co-oping); they play big schools from all over the state; and, sometimes, they break into the big-time themselves in CIAC state tournaments. Shepaug/Litchfield/Nonnewaug reached this winter’s Division III […]

The CIAC 2015 Spring Sports Schedules

Photo by John Vanacore  The Amity Baseball team reaches for the state championship plaque after defeating Southington 9-2 Sunday at Palmer field in Middletown.

Baseball 2015 Regular Season Schedules/Results (One School) 2015 Master Varsity Schedule Softball 2015 Regular Season Schedules/Results (One School) 2015 Master Varsity Schedule Boys Lacrosse 2015 Regular Season Schedules/Results (One School) 2015 Master Varsity Schedule Girls Lacrosse 2015 Regular Season Schedules/Results (One School) 2015 Master Varsity Schedule   Boys Golf 2015 Boys Regular Season Schedules/Results (One […]

CCC: Adding Avon, enrollment changes cause conference realignment

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BRISTOL>> Starting in the fall of 2015, Avon will leave the NCCC and join the Central Connecticut Conference. The state’s largest conference becomes even bigger. But with the addition of a 33rd school comes division realignment. Under the current system for the majority of sports, there are four divisions based on geographic location. Under the new […]

CCC: Major realignment set for 2015-16

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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 […]

NVL implements new Iron division

Medieval alchemists would be proud. Their efforts to change ordinary metals into gold never hit the jackpot, but the Naugatuck Valley League is making it happen this year – or something like it. The league grew used to two seven-member divisions called Copper and Brass, established in 2006 “with the advent of football championships,” recalls […]

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 New Haven County All-Area Boys Volleyball MVP: Ted Li, Cheshire

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Ted Li’s versatility played a key role in the success of the Cheshire boys volleyball team these last four years. This year’s Register Area MVP helped guide the Rams to a pair of state titles and four straight Southern Connecticut Conference championships. He made a seamless transition from hitter to setter his senior year, polishing […]

2014 New Haven County All-Area Boys Volleyball Team

Ted Li – MVP Cheshire, senior, setter Stats: Had 221 kills, 51 blocks, 26 digs and 23 aces for the Rams, who won the Southern Connecticut Conference tournament championship and advanced to the Class L state tournament quarterfinals. Honors: An All-SCC and Class L coaches all-state selection. Off the court: All-SCC Academic Team selection. Up […]

Litchfield County Area Boys Volleyball MVP: Tyler Kackowski, Wolcott Tech

Litchfield County Boys Volleyball MVP: Tyler Kackowski, Wolcott Tech. Sean Meenaghan - Register Citizen

This past season, Wolcott Tech’s Tyler Kackowski surpassed 1,000 career kills plateau on the volleyball court, which is a career milestone for any player and even more special for someone who picked up the sport as a freshman. “My gym teacher (Carl Palazzotto) kept nagging me to play,” Kackowski laughed. “So I did and after […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Boys Volleyball Team

Tyler Kackowski Area-MVP Wolcott Tech Sr. Outside hitter Stats: He had 319 kills, 305 digs, 43 aces, 32 assists and 30 digs on his way to amassing 1,000 career kills. Honors: All-State and senior all-star. Alexander Daigle Lewis Mills Sr. Middle hitter Stats: He had 136 kills, 96 digs, 33 blocks, 13 aces. Honors: Scholar […]

2014 All-SCC Boys Volleyball

The 2014 All-Southern Connecticut Conference Boys Volleyball team: First Team Tyler Barwise (Amity) Ted Li (Cheshire) Anthony Carbone (Cheshire) Colin Haensel (Cheshire) Eric Kocur (Shelton) Andre Zumerchik (Xavier) Kevin Berger (Xavier) Second Team Nick Bottone (Amity) Patrick Lindner (Cheshire) Trenton Hager (Cheshire) Wes Kimmel (Hand) Grant Fevrier (Shelton) John Hunter (Shelton) John Babon (Xavier)

2014 All-SCC Spring Sports Teams

Boys Volleyball First Team Tyler Barwise (Amity Regional), Ted Li (Cheshire), Anthony Carbone (Cheshire), Colin Haensel (Cheshire), Eric Kocur (Shelton), Andre Zumerchik (Xavier), Kevin Berger (Xavier) Second Team Nick Bottone (Amity Regional), Patrick Lindner (Cheshire), Trenton Hager (Cheshire), Wes Kimmel (Daniel Hand), Grant Fevrier (Shelton), John Hunter (Shelton), John Babon (Xavier) Golf Brent Marieb (Amity […]