Softball: SCC Tournament Pairings

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Pairings for the SCC tournament: QUARTERFINALS Wednesday No. 8 Foran at No. 1 Cheshire, 3 p.m. No. 7 Hand at No. 2 Lauralton Hall, 4 p.m. No. 6 Sheehan at No. 3 East Haven, 6 p.m. at Deer Run No. 5 Amity at No. 4 Mercy, 4 p.m. SEMIFINALS Thursday at Biondi Field, 5 and […]

Softball: FCIAC Tournament Pairings

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Pairings for the FCIAC tournament: QUARTERFINALS SATURDAY No. 8 Danbury at No. 1 St. Joseph No. 7 Trumbull at No. 2 Darien No. 6 Norwalk at No. 3 Stamford No. 5 Ridgefield at No. 4 Westhill SEMIFINALS Tuesday at Sacred Heart University, 3 and 5 p.m. FINAL Thursday at Sacred Heart University, 5 p.m.  

Softball: Lauralton Hall beats Foran, heads into postseason on a roll

MILFORD – A day removed from a thrilling victory over previously undefeated Cheshire, Lauralton Hall coach Amanda Acampora had some concerns. An emotional victory coupled with Lauralton’s Senior Night would be added to a mix which saw a Foran team needing a win or some help to qualify for the Southern Connecticut Conference tournament. Seniors […]

CPTVSports’ Game Time: No. 1 Southington talks season and ’42-0′; plus Wheeler softball, E.O. Smith baseball, Lyme / Old Lyme girls lacrosse

Southington coach Davina Hernandez on CPTV Sports' May 21 episode of

If you wanted to see and hear No. 1-ranked Southington talk more about its successful 2015 softball team, including their controversial 42-0 victory over Farmington last week, then CPTV Sports’ latest Game Time show was for you. Southington coach Davina Hernandez was joined by senior shortstop Lauren Zazzaro. They talked about this year’s group and […]

Softball: Foran’s Jeff Bevino to step down at season’s end

Foran coach Jeff Bevino will step down at the end of the season.
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Foran softball coach Jeff Bevino informed his squad Thursday that he is stepping down at the end of this season. The Lions are 11-8 and have already qualified for the Class M state tournament. Foran concludes the regular season at Lauralton Hall Friday. Bevino will remain the Lions’ head football coach. Bevino noted the desire […]

Softball: Pacapelli, West Haven edge Law to earn state playoff berth

WEST HAVEN – Marisa Pacapelli and her senior teammates vowed they were not going to leave Biondi Field Thursday evening without a postseason bid in hand. Pacapelli and company lived up to the challenge. Behind Pacapelli’s go-ahead single in the fifth inning and sacrifice flies by seniors Jolie Morrell and Olivia Quagliani, West Haven earned […]

Thursday’s Litchfield County scoreboard

Boys golf Litchfield 159, Northwestern 182, Terryville 221 at Norfolk Country Club (Par 36) Medalist: Nathan Leigh, Litchfield 36 Litchfield (159) Nathan Leigh 36, Joe D’Andrea 37, Chris Parsons 41, Donnie Protzmann 45 Northwestern (182) Connor Campbell 41, Tucker Kreh 46, Aaron Jones 47, Andrew Kane 48 Terryville (221) Christian Robinson 50, Corey Picard 54, […]

Softball: Lauralton Hall ends Cheshire’s unbeaten season in Thursday’s roundup

Lauralton Hall 4, Cheshire 3 >> The Crusaders rallied for three runs in the top of the seventh inning to pull off the comeback victory in Cheshire. Haley Congdona and Ireland Miessau combined for seven strikeouts on the mound, with Miessau picking up the win and improving to 13-2. Makenzie Juodaotis struck out six for […]

Softball: NVL, SWC tournament pairings released; Shoreline field coming into focus

(Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register) Seymour's Caitlyn O'Hara is out at second as Oxford short stop Meghan Sastram makes the play in the tenth inning, Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Oxford won, 1-0, in fourteen innings.

The pairings for the NVL and SWC tournament have been released (See below). The Shoreline Conference tournament field will be finalized this week, the final one of the regular season for that league. Below are the current tournament standings for each league and scenarios to complete seeding. SCC tournament seeding coming into focus NVL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE QUARTERFINALS Saturday […]

Amity’s Taggart voted Tuesday’s STAR, VOTE for Wednesday’s STAR

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Tuesday’s Star Melissa Taggart, Amity girls track: Helped Amity win third straight SCC Eastern Sectional title, winning the 800 (2:27.33), ran on winning 4×800 relay (9:45.79) and ran on 4×4 relay that placed second. VOTE for Wednesday’s STAR until Thursday, 9 p.m.

Softball: Fast start lifts Berlin past Middletown

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Middletown senior Maddie Landry lines a base hit against Bristol Central  earlier this season. Landry is headed to Central Connecticut State University.

MIDDLETOWN >> The first inning was the decisive inning. Berlin scored four times in the first, a rally punctuated by back-to-back home runs by Kelsie Anderson and Katie Guild, and Middletown couldn’t recover as the Redcoats hung on for a key Central Connecticut Conference South softball win, 8-5, at the Moody School Field Wednesday evening. […]

Wednesday’s softball roundup: North Branford’s Lemere earns 100th career hit in win over East Haven

NORTH BRANFORD 11, EAST HAVEN 6 >> Emily Muzyka went 3-for-5 with three RBIs and Haley Basil had two Hits and three RBIs for the host Thunderbirds in this non-conference win. Sabrina Lemere collected her 100th hit and scored three times for North Branford (17-2). Ali Esposito hit a three-run home run for the Easties […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield County Scoreboard

Baseball Shepaug Valley 8, Northwestern 2 at Ted Alex Field WP: Austin Dutcher LP: Vinny Tancreti 2B: Jayson Reola (N), Travis Fitch (S), Logan Racz (S) Clayston Schneider for Shepaug had four RBI on the afternoon, including three hits and a run scored. Fitch added three runs batted in while Dutcher pitched a complete game […]

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 […]

Softball: CSC Tournament Pairings

The pairings for the CSC Tournament have been released. Here is the tournament schedule: QUARTERFINALS Thursday No. 8 Ellis Tech at No. 1 Platt Tech No. 5 Putnam at No. 4 University No. 6 Abbott Tech at No. 3 Norwich Tech No. 7 Kaynor Tech at No. 2 Wilcox Tech SEMIFINALS Tuesday, at the higher […]

Softball: Watertown rallies past Torrington

Torrington's Brittany Anderson watches a home run against Watertown Tuesday afternoon.
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TORRINGTON >> Torrington and Watertown’s softball teams sparred through five innings. The Red Raiders flinched. Watertown hopped on Torrington errors in the sixth and seventh innings for a 5-4 win. The Indians (12-6) and Raiders (15-4) fought to a 4-3 Torrington win in Watertown at the end of April. At Torrington High School Tuesday, they […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Thomaston softball clinches Berkshire League title

Thomaston softball rallied late against Wamogo Tuesday afternoon and defeated the Warriors 3-2. With the victory, the Golden Bears clinched the Berkshire League title. Thomaston’s Julia Romaniello hit a go-ahead two RBI triple in the top of the seventh. Nicole Schaefer went 2-for-3 with two singles. Morgan Sanson picked up the victory and struck out […]