CAPITAL MAGNET PREP 49, MERCY 46 (at Middletown) Capital Prep 15 12 16 6 – 49 Mercy 10 10 17 9 – 46 CAPITAL MAGNET PREP (49) Deasia Stevenson 4 1-1 11, Marissa Cottrell 0 0-0 0, Lizahya Morgan 7 4-12 23, Angelique Rodriguez 2 2-3 7, Cassandra Hawthorne 2 4-7 8, Gynaia Morgan 0 […]
Saturday’s Star Brendan Serenson, West Haven boys hockey: He had 35 saves in a 3-1 win over Scarsdale (N.Y.). Vote for Monday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. on Tuesday.
MIDDLETOWN >> The annual Capital Prep versus Mercy showdown is one of the highlights of the girls basketball season. The Top 10 heavyweight battle between championship programs once again drew a huge crowd Monday night in Middletown. And it took a huge three-point basket from senior guard Lizahya Morgan to keep the second-ranked Trailblazers from […]
MIDDLETOWN >> Middletown senior Brielle Wilborn experienced both joy and heartbreak on Saturday afternoon. And Blue Dragons coach Rob Smernoff is hoping the tears can subside quickly enough and not outweigh Wilborn’s historical performance. Wilborn scored her 1000th career point during an emotional Central Connecticut Conference see-saw battle against Glastonbury at LaBella-Sullivan Gymnasium. Wilborn reached […]
Unbeaten New London leaps past Capital Prep for the top spot in the latest Top 10 Poll. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. NEW LONDON 10-0 8 430 2 LL Bottom Line: The Whalers ascend to the top spot after victories over Fitch and Stonington combined with two out-of-state losses by last week’s […]
NEW HAVEN >> The wait was more than worth it for Creed. The Howling Wolves defeated Amistad 43-33 last Monday to earn their first win since 2014. “I think it was great for the program,” first-year Creed coach Mike Maratea said. “They were overdue, it was a long losing streak. The girls are working super […]
FINE PERFORMANCES • Casey Carangelo, Thomaston: Scored 33 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in a 64-36 win over Terryville. • Kaitusca Delacruz, Wolcott Tech: Had 18 points, 22 rebounds and five steals in a 43-35 win over Abbott Tech. • Gabby Koziol, Sacred Heart Academy: Had 14 points and 10 rebounds in a 52-44 win […]
Shelton will host the first annual “BLUE GAME” on Jan. 20 when the Gaelettes take on Guilford. The event will raise awareness for Type 1 Diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes. The event begins with the junior varsity game at 5:15 p.m. at Murray Gymnasium, followed by the varsity game at 7 p.m. Many local […]
BURLINGTON >> Housatonic’s girls basketball team came to play at Lewis Mills Friday night in a 48-39 win over the Spartans. The Mountaineers led by just two points at the half, but Emily Geyselaers (11 points) and Alison Holmes (10) led Housy through a 26-19 second half. Samira Abdelrehim scored 13 for the Spartans. Thomaston […]
TORRINGTON >> Torrington’s girls basketball team (7-1) played one of its best games of the season in a 56-47 win over Woodland (4-4) Friday night at Torrington High School. High scorers Brie Pergola (20 points, 7 rebounds) and Sidnee Kovall (16 points) were largely responsible, but others made key individual contributions while the offense flowed […]
Boys basketball Portland 54, Old Lyme 51 (OT) >> At Portland, Roland Thivierge scored 19 points, Nick Coman had 14 points, and Dianta Highsmith chipped in 11 points to lead the Highlanders (3-5) to a thrilling overtime win on Friday. Dean Palenski had a game-high 21 points for the Wildcats (2-6). Old Saybrook 75, Hale […]
Wednesday’s Star Gabby Koziol, Sacred Heart Academy girls basketball: She had 14 points and 10 rebounds in a 52-44 win over Cheshire.
Faith Thurmond scored nine points, including the 1,000th of her career, for Seymour in a 56-17 NVL victory over Ansonia. Thurmond also grabbed 14 rebounds. Grace Hayes led the Wildcats (6-5) with 14 points. CAREER 41, CHESHIRE 35 (at Cheshire) Career 10 8 14 9 – 41 Cheshire 7 7 13 8 – 35 CAREER […]
GUILFORD – For a good portion of Thursday night’s game, Guilford didn’t bang the ball low inside the paint. But when push came to shove, the Indians continually did so, scoring almost all their fourth quarter points that way en route to a 46-34 Southern Connecticut Conference girls’ basketball victory over Branford at the Kenefick […]
KAYNOR TECH 55, WHITNEY TECH 41 (at Waterbury) Whitney Tech 6 6 16 13 – 41 Kaynor Tech 20 17 12 6 – 55 WHITNEY TECH (41) E Baez 0 0-0 0, S Boles 4 2-2 13, D Bruno 3 0-0 6, Adrianne Robertson 3 0-2 6, Alise Robertson 3 3-5 9, D Senior 1 […]
Tuesday’s Star Liam Bell, Westbrook boys basketball: Scored 19 points and had 12 rebounds in a 83-52 win over Portland. Vote for Wednesday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. on Thursday.
BRANFORD >> It’s exam week at Mercy and longtime Tigers coach Tim Kohs has seen his team play some of their worst games during this stretch over the years. “We always seem to be bad during exam week,” Kohs said. “But tonight was an ‘A’ plus.” Powered by the junior trio of Meghan DeVille, Bella […]
Sacred Heart Academy 52, Cheshire 44 >> Gabby Koziol had 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Pacers to their SCC win in Hamden. Aleksa Koziol had a game-high 17 points for the Pacers. Shelton 48, Sheehan 45 >> Casey O’Connor had 15 points and Maggie Howard added 12 to lead the Gaels to […]
LITCHFIELD >> Lewis Mills (7-1) overpowered Wamogo inside to hand the Warriors (7-1) their first loss of the season, 60-45, in a boys basketball game at Wamogo High School Wednesday night. Mills stormed to a 19-7 first-quarter lead, then capped the win with a 20-8 third period. Spartan center Josh Schibi led the scoring with […]
Boys basketball Xavier 72, Sheehan 61 >> At Middletown, senior guard Mitch Nappi scored a game-high 19 points and Jackson Benigni added 15 points to lift the host Falcons to an SCC win on Wednesday. Xavier built a 34-26 halftime lead. Alec McGovern had 12 points, while Kyle Jenkins chipped in 11 points for the […]