Track and Field: SCC Championship Performance List

Action from the SCC Western Sectionals at Amity Regional High School in Woodbridge on 5/18/2015.  Photo by Arnold Gold/New Haven Register

The Southern Connecticut Conference Track and Field Championships will take place Tuesday afternoon at Sheehan High (1 p.m.). Here is the link to the performance list for each event. The Amity boys enter the meet as the three-time defending champs, Amity girls are the two-time defending champions. Live results can be found on Last […]

Track: Berkshire League Festival results

Decathlon 1- Cain Hardisty (Nonnewaug) 4558 2- Jackson Morrow (Lewis Mills) 4354 3- Zach Tuxbury (Northwest Regional) 4109 Heptathlon 1-Sam Marovsky (Shepaug) 3451 2- Maggie Dahill (Northwestern Regional) 3411 3- Emily Geyselaers (Housatonic) 3289 Hammer Throw Men: 1- Kyle Root (Gilbert) 92’5″ 2- Liam Maltby ( Northwestern Regional) 84’5″ 3- Alex Irionimo (Terryville) 82’6″ Women: […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield County Roundup: Shepaug tops Northwestern in baseball

Shepaug’s baseball team (8-9; 7-9 Berkshire League) surprised Northwestern (10-9; 10-7 BL) with an 8-2 win at Ted Alex Field in Washington. Austin Dutcher held the Highlanders to four hits. Clayton Schneider led Shepaug’s 10-hit attack with three hits, four RBI and a run scored. Travis Fitch had a double and scored three runs. Logan […]

Track and Field: Amity girls, Hillhouse boys win Eastern Sectional titles

(Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)
Emily Criscuolo of Amity H.S. is hugged by 4x800 relay teammates Lisa Gorham, Grace Leyden and Melissa Taggart after finishing the final leg of the relay for a first place win in SCC Eastern Sectionals Track and Field meet at Amity High School Tuesday, May 19, 2015 in Woodbridge, Connecticut

WOODBRIDGE >> The Amity girls’ track team won its third straight Southern Connecticut Conference Eastern Sectional title Tuesday afternoon at Amity High. The Spartans scored 141 points to claim the crown, while Cheshire finished runner-up with 99.50 and Hillhouse was third (95). PHOTOS: SCC Eastern Sectional Meet Amity won five of the events as the […]

CHSCA names Darien’s Ostberg, Branford’s Shea, Amity’s Gorham and Southington’s Hoder as scholar-athletes

The Connecticut High School Coaches Association honored four high school athletes with its scholar-athlete awards during its annual banquet Thursday. Darien’s Nicolai Ostberg, Branford’s Megan Shea, Amity’s Lisa Gorham, and Southington’s James Hoder were this year’s recipients. The CHSCA also gave out awards for ‘Coach of the Year’ in each of the season’s sports. Nicolai Ostberg, […]

Track and Field: Hamden boys, Mercy girls win SCC Western Sectional crowns

Action from the SCC Western Sectionals at Amity Regional High School in Woodbridge on 5/18/2015.  Photo by Arnold Gold/New Haven Register

WOODBRIDGE >> The Hamden High boys’ track team won seven events Monday afternoon at Amity High en route to earning their second straight Southern Connecticut Conference Western Sectional title, scoring 151 points. North Haven was second (107) and Xavier was third (106). PHOTOS: SCC Western Sectional The Green Dragons were led by Evan Walker’s wins […]

Track: Nonnewaug wears two Berkshire League track crowns

Michaela Pernell of Nonnewaug crosses the finish line in the 200 meter race  at the Berkshire League championships.
Marianne Killackey/Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Nonnewaug played a familiar tune at the Berkshire League Track and Field Championships Saturday, with different singers, while other teams harmonized in the background. The Chiefs’ girls team won for Coach Arleigh Duff’s 20th consecutive time, 199-115 over second-place Housatonic. The boys team, with second-year coach John Letts, won for the fifth time […]

Saturday’s NH County Tennis Roundup: Hopkins falls in New England semifinals

New England Class B Tournament >> Peter Conklin and Peter Nuegabauer and Sayer Paige and Zev Rosen teamed to win their doubles matches, but Hopkins lost to Brunswick, 4-1, in the semifinals. Conklin, Nuegabauer and Noah Rennert won in singles in the Hilltoppers’ 4-0 win over Moses Brown earlier in the day in the quarterfinals. […]

Connecticut High School Coaches Association: 2014-15 Awards

Some of the coach of the year award winners at the CHSCA banquet Thursday night. Clockwise, from top right: Hand field hockey coach Sue Leckey, Shelton golf coach Joe LaPorta, Glastonbury girls lacrosse coach Kris Cofiell (Photos via Glastonbury HS, Shelton HS and Hand HS)

The Connecticut High School Coaches Association honored its coaches of the year Thursday night at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. Here are the award winners: Athletic Director Gary Makowicki, Norwich Free Academy Baseball Richard Magner, Xavier Boys Basketball Ronald Pires, E.O. Smith Boys Cross Country Tom Butterfield, Hall Boys Golf Joseph LaPorta, Shelton Boys Lacrosse Brian White, […]

Track and Field: Ostberg leads stacked Danbury Dream field


The 9th annual Danbury Dream field is set, as Darien’s Alex Ostberg, who currently holds the U.S. No. 2 time in the 3,200, headlines a stacked meet. The Danbury Dream will take place this Friday evening at Danbury High starting at 8:15 p.m. There are seven events – two boys jumping events, pole vault and […]

Tuesday’s NH County Track Roundup: Derby regular-season NVL champions

Derby's boys track team clinched the NVL regular-season championship (Photo via @DerbyCTTrack on Twitter)

Derby earned the NVL’s regular-season championship by beating Seymour and Oxford Tuesday. The Red Raiders are 14-0. Elsewhere, Hand’s boys track team won the SCC Hammonasset Division title by beating Hillhouse and East Haven. Xavier won the SCC Quinnipiac Division title. Derby 85, Seymour 65; Derby 104, Oxford 40; Seymour 105, Oxford 44 (at Seymour) […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County Roundup

HARWINTON – Litchfield’s defending Berkshire League Champion golf team (11-1; 9-0 BL) held off Lewis Mills (9-3; 8-1 BL) at Fairview Farm Tuesday afternoon 170-181. Cowboy Joe D’Andrea led the way with a 39 on the Par 36 course. Nathan Leigh was right behind him at 40. Tyler Goulet and Mike Boucher shared Mills honors […]

Monday’s Litchfield County Scoreboard

Boys Tennis Torrington 8, Naugatuck 1 At Torrington High School Singles: Ethan Barbieri (T) def. Jake Gingold (N) 9-7; Collin Genovese (T) def. P.J. Morrissey (N) 8-3; Scott Dixon (T) def. Marco Rebelo (N) 8-1; Allain Malcolm (T) def. Ivo Wendt (N) 8-2; Billy Weber (T) def. Matt Tricritti (N) 8-2; Sean Hartwell (T) def. […]

Track and Field: Hillhouse’s White has strong day at Loucks Games

Hillhouse's Jaliyah White clears a hurdle Saturday at the Loucks Games in White Plains New York. Photo by Mary Albl

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. >> Saturday afternoon at White Plains High School, Hillhouse’s Jaliyah White was presented with the rare opportunity to run the 400-meter hurdles. The senior made sure to make the most it. Competing at the Glenn D. Loucks Games, White turned in an impressive time of 1 minute, 1.82 seconds to finish in […]

Track and Field: Darien’s Ostberg places U.S. No. 2 in 3,200 at Loucks Games

Darien's Alex Ostberg finished in second place Friday in the 3,200 at the Loucks Games. Photo by Mary Albl

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. >> Friday night, Darien’s Alex Ostberg etched his name in Connecticut state running history, again. The Stanford-bound senior was part of an historic 3,200-meter race at the Glenn D. Loucks Games at White Plains High School, that featured 10 runners race under nine minutes and four clock under 8:50. Ostberg set a […]

Track and Field: Facility at New Britain’s Willow Brook Park ready for spotlight

Overview of new track at Willow Brook park at Veteran's Stadium. Photo by Mary Albl

NEW BRITAIN >> The goal during the renovation of Veterans Memorial Stadium at Willow Brook Park was to make the facility the ultimate meet directors dream. “We really listened to everyone in the process,” said Craig Bowman, recreation specialist for New Britain Parks and Recreation. With a revamped throwing and jumping area, a new nine-lane […]

Thursday’s Litchfield Country roundup

GIRLS TENNIS Lewis Mills 7, Housatonic 0 Kristen Angiletta (LM) def. Hope Morse 8-1 Maddy Florian (LM) def. Ashley Coon 8-1 Jenna Gabrielson (LM) def. Sofia Christinat 8-0 Olivia Gillette (LM) def. Taylor Hurley 9-8 (7-4) Doubles Julia Diguiseppe/Erica Robinson (LM) def. Megan Ackerman/Grace Herde 8-2 2 Abby Shafer/ Gracie Colossale (LM) def. Joanna Spencer/Jala […]