GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Hockey Poll: Xavier takes 10th spot

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The 2014-15 Register / GameTimeCT Top 10 hockey poll for Jan. 27, 2014. Compiled by Dan Nowak. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div 1. FAIRFIELD PREP 6-4 14 162 1 I Last week: Lost to Delbarton (N.J.) 6-3. Bottom line: Prep is 2-3 against out-of-state teams . Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div 2. HAMDEN […]

Hockey notebook: Milford, Xavier boys hockey rebound after tough 0-3 starts

Milford captain Jarrod Butts (24) and assistant captain David McLenithan (20) (Supplied photo from coach Sal Follo)

The start of the season was tough for the Milford Indians. The Indians started out 0-3 and were outscored 12-7 combined in losses to Trinity Catholic, North Branford and Trumbull. Since then, the Indians turned their fortunes around and have gone 5-2. Coach Sal Follo credits hard work and a stepped-up effort from players in […]

Monday’s New Haven County area postponements

BOYS BASKETBALL Non-league Morgan at Grasso Tech, ppd. to Thursday, 6 p.m. NVL Crosby at Derby, ppd. to Saturday, 4 p.m. Ansonia at Kennedy, ppd. to Thursday, 7 p.m. Shoreline Hyde at Hale Ray, ppd., TBA Westbrook at Valley Regional, ppd., TBA GIRLS BASKETBALL Non-league Stratford at Bullard-Havens, ppd. to Thursday, 6 p.m. St. Bernard […]

Boys hockey: Notre Dame-West Haven rallies to beat Hamden

HAMDEN >> Alec Andreucci and his Notre Dame teammates were eager to prove their less than .500 record was not indicative of the type of team the Green Knights are. Andreucci and company got that chance Sunday afternoon. In front of a capacity crowd at the Lou Astorino Rink in Hamden, Andreucci scored twice to […]

Instagram Challenge: Sunday Spotlight

Wilbur Cross goes in for a dunk during a recent game against East Haven. Register file photo

Think you’re an athlete deserving of the spotlight? Think your whole team is? Let us know! Starting Monday, here at GameTimeCT we’ll be having a new weekly contest called, Sunday Spotlight where we’ll feature the best team or athlete from the week. Submit your athletic photos, team photos and what you accomplished via Instagram. Hit […]

Litchfield County weekend roundup: Terryville girls basketball slips past Litchfield

Terryville girls basketball edged Berkshire League rival Litchfield 38-35 Friday night. The Kangaroos were led by Joanna Johnson, who scored a team-high 12 points in the victory. Esther Johnson recorded 10 points. Litchfield’s Elena Kennedy tried to keep the Cowgirls in the game. Kennedy recorded a triple-double with 14 points, 12 rebounds and 10 blocks. […]

Hockey: Notre Dame-West Haven’s Hylton brothers bring competitive edge to Green Knights

Notre Dame junior goalie, Conor Hylton, 17, and his brother, sophomore center, Liam Hylton, 16. (Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register)

WEST HAVEN >> Success in any sport begins in practice. Like most coaches, Notre Dame-West Haven hockey coach Tim Belcher loves a spirited, competitive practice. Green Knights junior goalie Conor Hylton and sophomore center Liam Hylton, through brotherly competitiveness and a desire to win, have helped produce some spirited, competitive practices. And that has carried […]

Friday’s Greater New Haven hockey roundup: Capone’s hat trick leads East Haven over St. Bernard

East Haven 6, Redhawks 5 >> Pete Capone had a hat trick and added two assists for the host Easties in a victory over the Redhawks co-op of St. Bernard / NFA / Bacon Academy / Stonington / Lyman Memorial co-op. Joe Aloi scored twice and Devon Avena made 25 saves in goal for East […]

Saturday’s New Haven County postponements

Saturday’s expected snowstorm has already wiped off most of the events being held on Saturday: BOYS BASKETBALL NVL Seymour at Sacred Heart, ppd., TBA Preps St. Luke’s at Hamden Hall, ppd., TBA Masters at Hopkins, ppd. to Friday, 6:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Preps Rye (NY) at Hopkins, ppd. to Friday, 4:30 p.m. BOYS HOCKEY Glastonbury […]

Hockey: New Jersey No. 1 Delbarton handles CT No. 1 Fairfield Prep

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NEW HAVEN >> Steven Agriogianis scored two goals and had a pair of assists as Delbarton, New Jersey’s top-ranked hockey team, defeated Connecticut’s No. 1 Fairfield Prep, 6-3 Thursday at Ingalls Rink in New Haven. Fairfield Prep took a 1-0 lead on Colin Smalkais’s unassisted goal early in first period. But Delbarton ripped off three […]

Boys hockey: Murray’s two goals leads Branford past Hand

Branford's Michael Annunziata (18) and Zachary Withington (10) battle Hand's Chase Freiman (14) and Jeff Rider (12) Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at the Northford Ice Pavilion. (Photo Catherine Avalone)

NORTH BRANFORD >> Branford defenseman Jack Murray has been working hard on his shot in practice so he can help contribute on offense. The work paid off as he picked a perfect time to score his first two goals of the season. Murray scored twice in the last two minutes of the first period and […]

Hockey Notebook: Lublin serves as West Haven team manager, ‘Coach Joe’s Shadow’

West Haven team manager Zackary Lublin (left) and his best buddy West Haven coach Joe Morrell (Photo courtesy of Todd Dandelske)

Zackary Lublin became the team manager for the West Haven boys hockey team this season. He does all the usual things any team manager might do, like filling the water bottles before a game or handing out sweatshirts. But Lublin, 19, was born with hydrocephalus, a condition in which fluid accumulates in the brain, typically […]

Register / GameTimeCT Top 10 Hockey Poll: Top three spots stay the same

Hamden remained No. 2 behind top-ranked Fairfield Prep in the latest Register Top 10.  (Photographs by Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)"

The 2014-15 Register / GameTimeCT Top 10 hockey poll for Jan. 20, 2014. Compiled by Dan Nowak. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div 1. FAIRFIELD PREP 6-3 14 163 1 I Last week: Defeated West Haven 4-1 . Bottom line: Prep has gone 4-1 against Top 10 teams this season . Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div […]

Monday’s boys hockey roundup: Jack Petrick leads Guilford over BBD Ice Cats

Guilford 8, Brookfield/Bethel/Danbury 4 >> Jack Petrick had two goals and three assists in the Indians win at Guilford. Stephen Thibault added two goals and two assists for the Indians (3-5). The BBD Ice Cats falls to 2-7. Westhill 5, Lyman Hall/H-K/Coginchaug 1 >> Dan Rotkewicz scored three times in the Vikings win. Kyle Stoddard scored for […]

Boys Ice Hockey: Staples crushes Stamford

Staples' Ryan Johnson during Saturday's game against Stamford. Photo by Andy Hutchison

 MILFORD >> The goals kept coming – five of them in the second period alone – and the Staples-Weston-Shelton boys’ hockey team rolled to an 11-5 triumph over Stamford at Milford Ice Pavilion on Saturday. Sameul New scored a hat-trick, and Sebastien Zeman, Ryan Johnson and Samuel Zaritsky each hit the back of the net […]