LITCHFIELD >> Litchfield (1-11) broke into the winning column at Wamogo (8-4) with a 7-2 win behind pitcher Cal McKenna’s 2 hits and an RBI at bat, along with Ryan O’Bernier (2 hits, double, RBI) and Nick Andro (2 hits, double). The Cowboys got two runs across in the top of the first, two apiece […]
WEST HAVEN – With a larger than normal crowd, the West Haven softball team felt the significance of Thursday evening’s game against rival Hamden at Frank Biondi Field. For the Westies, two important factors were to take place — one which the team could thank a long-time friend of the program and the other which […]
Wednesday’s Star Scott Marks, Xavier baseball: Pitched a complete game shutout, allowing just four hits and striking out eight, in a 6-0 win over Notre Dame-West Haven.
MIDDLETOWN >> Put the ball in play and good things happen. Coaches have been preaching that in baseball and softball since the sports were invented and the preaching is correct. The latest piece of proof came Thursday afternoon at Hank Hiller Field. That’s where Middletown High’s softball team had one good at bat after another, […]
Cali Jolley had two hits, including a game-winning walk off RBI double in the bottom of the eighth inning, for host Law in a 7-6 win over previously unbeaten, and No. 9, Foran in this SCC Hammonasset Division win in Milford. COGINCHAUG 11, CROMWELL 0 (at Durham) Cromwell 000 000 0 — 0 5 3 […]
Baseball Haddam-Killingworth 15, Westbrook 5 >> At Higganum, Anthony Marino and Luke Bauer each had three hits, while Ben Alonzo added two hits and two RBIs to lead the host Cougars on Thursday. Luke Bauer struck out five over five innings to earn the pitching win for H-K (13-2). Jason Ferrucci homered for the Knights […]
Ireland Miessau allowed two hits, struck out nine and had two doubles for Lauralton Hall in a 1-0 win over No. 7 Amity in this SCC interdivision contest in Milford. No. 2 Seymour 15, Ansonia 0 >> Raeanne Geffert pitched a perfect game and struck out 14 in this NVL win. CHESHIRE 5, SHEEHAN 0 […]
Monday’s Star Katie Koshes, Amity softball: Went 4-for-4 and tossed a two-hitter in Amity’s 8-1 win over Lyman Hall.
Boys Lacrosse Xavier 11, Southington 6 >> At Middletown, Brett Reid tallied four goals and two assists, while Alex Guzauckas made nine saves to lift the Falcons to a non-league win on Tuesday. Austin Reid and Colin McCarthy (two assists) netted three goals apiece for Xavier (6-4), which snapped a four-game losing streak. Aiden Chubet […]
MIDDLETOWN >> The prescription for the New York Yankees’ 27 World Championships was simple: pitching and power. Maybe Mercy High’s softball team isn’t quite at the level of those Yanks, but the Tigers used that pitching and power formula to beat Sacred Heart Academy, 5-1 Wednesday at Tiger Field. The win sets the Tigers up […]
BASEBALL SCC Hammonasset Foran at Guilford, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:45 p.m. SCC interdivision Branford at Hand, ppd. to Saturday, 3 p.m. Sheehan at Fairfield Prep, ppd. to Tuesday, 4 p.m. Shoreline Morgan at Valley Regional, ppd. to Thursday, 4 p.m. Westbrook at Hyde/Hillhouse, ppd. to Tuesday, 4 p.m. Non-league Coginchaug at New London, ppd. to […]
WEST HAVEN >> The press box at Biondi Field will be named for Thomas “Tinker” Blake in a ceremony on Wednesday before the Westies’ night game with visiting Hamden. West Haven athletic director Jon Capone said a speaking ceremony will begin at 6:45 p.m. with the game to follow at 7 p.m. Blake, who was […]
HALE-RAY 16, VALLEY REGIONAL 1 (at Deep River) Hale-Ray 034 002 7 — 16 10 1 Valley Regional 000 001 0 — 1 5 3 Katrina Ceceri and Aidan Fiala; Hannah Clark and Rylee DaRe. WP: Katrina Ceceri. LP: Hannah Clark. hr: Jacey Clarke (HR)RBI: Hajek (3), Clarke (2) (HR); Bonnie Caulfield (VR); Team records: […]
Tuesday’s Schedule and Postponements All games 3:45 p.m. unless otherwise noted BASEBALL Preps Hopkins at Choate, 4:30 p.m. King at Hamden Hall, 4:30 p.m. SCC interdivision Notre Dame-West Haven at Cheshire, ppd. to Saturday, 3 p.m. NVL Seymour at Woodland, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. Watertown at Ansonia, ppd. to Saturday, 2 p.m. Holy Cross […]
AMITY 8, LYMAN HALL 1 (at Woodbridge) Lyman Hall 000 010 0 — 1 2 4 Amity 422 000 X — 8 13 1 Madison Shura and Morgan Tuscano ; Katie Koshes, Morgan Perry (5) and teresa Marchitto. WP: Morgan Perry. LP: Madison Shura. 2B: (AM) Katie Koshes, Allie Gusmano. hr: Jenna Thomas (AM); RBI: […]
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Girls Lacrosse Haddam-Killingworth 11, Shelton 10 >> At Higganum, junior Brinley Anderson tallied six goals and two assists to lead the host Cougars to a non-league win on Monday. Katie Hausherr and Julie Hausherr had two goals apiece and Hayley Gesick added one goal for H-K (4-4). Rachel Drost and Nicole Roberts each had three […]
Fitch, which defeated Southington last week, snapping the Blue Knights’ winning streak at 77 games, is the new No. 1 team in the latest Top 10 Softball Poll. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. FITCH 10-0 13 390 2 L Last week: Defeated Southington 2-0, LaSalle Academy 15-0 and East Lyme 9-0. Bottom […]
Last week was an impressive one for Lauralton Hall. The Crusaders defeated Sacred Heart Academy, Mercy and Hand by a combined score of 19-0. Mercy and Hand are considered two of the better programs in the SCC. With the perfect week, Lauralton Hall improved to 8-3. In the process, the Crusaders qualified for the Class […]
In the Diamond Gems feature, we’ll take a look back at some of last week’s top performances and look ahead to the upcoming week. HIT PARADE • Lexi Falcigno, Branford: Hit for the cycle in a 20-5 win over Wilbur Cross. She finished with six hits and seven RBIs. • Raven Houck, Wheeler: Hit the […]