Berkshire League

The Berkshire League encompasses a region in the northwest portion of Connecticut. The league consists of 10 member schools, the smallest number of the 10 Connecticut leagues, but has produced strong athletics programs throughout its history especially in boys and girls cross country, volleyball, track & field and boys soccer.

2015 CIAC Boys Lacrosse State Tournament schedule, results

Darien's Colin Minicus (right) leads the Blue Wave's charge into the Class L tournament this season (Photo Sean Meenaghan)

CLASS L QUALIFYING ROUND Friday, May 29 Trumbull 7, Shelton 5 Saturday, May 30 Norwich Free Academy (8-8) at Hall (9-6), Saturday, noon; West Haven (8-8) at Amity (10-6), Saturday, noon; McMahon (7-9) at Conard (10-6), Saturday, 3 p.m.; Fairfield Warde (7-9) at Fairfield Prep (10-5), Saturday, noon FIRST ROUND Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. Upper bracket: Trumbull at […]

Track and Field: Conference recap

Fairfield Ludlowe's Emma Koether won the 400 and placed second in the 200 at the FCIAC Championships last Tuesday in Danbury.

The track and field postseason is officially underway! Conference meets have wrapped up and the state meets start on Monday. Below are links all the conference results and state meet information start lists. State Meet Start Lists Class LL Class L Class MM Class M Class S   SCC Champions: Hillhouse (boys); Mercy (girls) Results […]

2015 CIAC girls tennis pairings


CLASS L QUALIFYING ROUND Saturday, 10 a.m. Fairfield Warde (10-6) at Mercy (11-6); Simsbury (10-6) at Newtown (11-5); North Haven (11-7) at New Canaan (11-5); Trumbull (12-8) at Newington (11-5); Pomperaug (9-6) at Hall (12-5); South Windsor (9-7) at Naugatuck (11-4); Ridgefield (9-7) at Greenwich (12-4); Hamden (8-7) at Wilton (12-4); Cheshire (10-9) at Amity […]

2015 CIAC Girls Lacrosse State tournament schedule, results

Hand's Erin Mammele takes the ball to the net as Guilford attack Alex Fitzgerald defends in SCC championship game, at the Ken Strong Stadium at West Haven High School, Thursday, May 28, 2015. Mammele named Outstanding Player of the Year by the SCC, led the Tigers to an 18-6 win over the Indians. (Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register)

CLASS L QUALIFYING ROUND Friday, May 29 Danbury 15, Norwalk 5 Saturday, May 30 Norwich Free Academy (7-9-0) at New Milford (7-9-0), Saturday, 11 a.m.; South Windsor (6-9-0) at Hall (8-8-0), 8 a.m. FIRST ROUND Monday, 5 p.m. Top bracket: Danbury/Norwalk winner at No. 1 Glastonbury (14-2-0); No. 9 Wilton (10-5-0) at No. 8 Ridgefield […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield Country scoreboard

Boys tennis Collin Genovese and Scott Dixon of Torrington, ranked 2nd in the league in doubles, advanced to the semifinals after two wins in the opening round of the NVL tournament at Woodland High School. Ethan Barbieri, ranked No. 5in the conference won his two singles matches to advance to the semifinals. Softball Lewis Mills […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County sports roundup

Golf BL CHAMPIONSHIPS HARWINTON >> Litchfield’s Joe D’Andrea was low scorer at the Berkshire League All-Star Golf Tournament at Harwinton’s Fairview Farm Golf Course Tuesday. D’Andrea shot a 76, with Shepaug’s Griffin Ylagan (77) and Litchfield teammate Nathan Leigh (78) right behind him. All three golfers made the BL All-Star team, along with Tyler Goulet […]

Baseball: 2015 no-hitter / perfect game list [updated May 26]

Below is a list of the no-hitters to start the season. will be keeping track of all the no-no’s and perfect games across the state this season. If you have thrown a no-hitter or perfect game put it in the comments. Also to get your perfect game or no-no on the list, tweet it […]

The GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Softball Poll: Southington No. 1, Thomaston jumps in at No. 9

Lauralton Hall and pitcher Ireland Miessau are ranked No. 7 in this week's Top 10 Poll.
Catherine Avalone/Register

Southington remains at No. 1 in the latest Top 10 Poll followed by Fitch and St. Joseph. Thomaston enters at No. 9. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SOUTHINGTON 19-0 15 450 1 LL Last week’s results: Defeated Simsbury 11-2 and Newington 13-1. Bottom line: The Blue Knights, who have won 65 straight […]

Softball: This week’s Diamond Gems

In the Diamond Gems feature, we will take a look back at some of last week’s top performances. We’ll also look ahead to the upcoming week. HIT PARADE • Coginchaug’s Destiny Helmadach: Hit a go-ahead grand slam home run in the fifth inning in a 7-4 non-conference win over Berlin. • Hand’s Mel Rennie: Had […]

Pooch’s Top 10 Softball Ballot

Here is the ballot I submitted for the GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Softball Poll after Week 7. The Top 10 poll will posted later today on-line and will appear in Monday’s print editions of the Register. Southington Fitch St. Joseph Cheshire Oxford Darien Lauralton Hall NFA Mercy South Windsor East Haven Amity Seymour Torrington […]

Saturday’s Litchfield County roundup

Wamogo 2, Gilbert 1 >> Wamogo won a 2-1 nail-biter against Gilbert Saturday morning, but the most exciting thing for both teams is they played the game at Fordham University in the Bronx. “It’s been an eight-year tradition between Gilbert and Wamogo to play at Cooperstown every other year,” said Gilbert first-year coach and Gilbert […]

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, […]

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 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 […]

Boys volleyball: Wolcott Tech sweeps Lewis Mills; but it wasn’t easy

TORRINGTON >> Wolcott Tech (15-3) swept Lewis Mills (8-9) in a wildly more exciting boys volleyball match than a 3-0 score portends. Game scores – 25-23, 25-11, 26-24 – flesh it out. Even then, numbers don’t describe the full-tilt battle between two hugely talented teams. Lewis Mills (8-9) won the season’s first match, 3-1, between […]

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 […]

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 […]