Constitution State Conference

A unique league among the 10 the Constitution State Conference is a collection of schools aligned by type, rather than geography. The league features 21 magnet and technical schools spread throughout the state.
League Website: www.cttech.org/csc/

GameTimeCT / Register boys basketball top 10 poll: Hamden makes first appearance

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Joey Kasperczyk of Hillhouse goes in for two against Bridgeport Central on Jan. 19.

Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SACRED HEART 11-0 18 540 1 S Last week: Def. Notre Dame-Fairfield 80-56; def. Woodland 72-36; def. Naugatuck 88-59. Bottom line: Mustapha Heron scored a career-high 46 points in the Hearts’ win over Naugatuck. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 2. FAIRFIELD PREP 11-0 0 504 […]

Boys basketball: New Haven County scoring leaders

  From games reported to the Register. Head coaches can email corrections to jmorelli@nhregister.com. Through Sunday. Player School Gms. Pts. Avg. Tyreek Perkins Career 11 217 19.7 Robert Durant Wilbur Cross 10 185 18.5 Joe Carter Platt Tech 8 146 18.3 Justin Brown Lyman Hall 7 126 18.0 Jeff Stockmal Shelton 11 197 17.9 Tushar […]

GameTimeCT / Register Girls Basketball Top 10 Poll: Capital Prep is new No. 1

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Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1.  Capital Prep  11-1 20 600 2 L Last week:   Def. Mercy 88-48 and Wilcox Tech 72-29. Bottom line: Unanimous. The debate is over. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 2.  Mercy  11-1 0 580 1 LL Last week:  Lost to Capital Prep 88-48, def. Sheehan 72-51. Bottom line: But it was […]

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. […]

Indoor Track and Field: Platt Tech girls win first CSC Championship

The Platt Tech indoor girls' track team. Photo courtesy of Photo Concepts

NEW HAVEN >> Despite just winning two events Thursday evening at the Floyd Little Athletic Center, the Platt Tech girls’ indoor track team placed in the top 3 in 11 other events to score 143 points and edge out Capital Prep (138) to win the program’s first Constitutional State Conference crown. In their first official […]

Girls Indoor Track and Field: Platt Tech thriving in first year

The Platt Tech indoor girls' track team. Photo courtesy of Photo Concepts

MILFORD >> Platt Tech coach Mykal Kuslis admits he’s exhausted. But the fatigue has come with a reward. In its first official year as a program, the Platt Tech girls indoor track and field team is thriving. Nine Panthers have already qualified for states. Thursday at the Floyd Little Athletic center (4 p.m.), Platt Tech […]

Indoor Track Gameday: Constitution State Conference

When: Thursday, 4 p.m. Where: Floyd Little Athletic Center, New Haven Defending champions: Classical Magnet girls; Capital Prep boys What to look for: The Platt Tech girls will be vying for their first conference title in program history.  

Tuesday’s NH County boys basketball roundup: Cheshire snaps Shelton’s six-game winning streak

Cheshire's Heath Post reaches for the ball after blocking a shot from Shelton's Casey Belade Tuesday. Cheshire defeated Shelton 72-66.  Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register

Justin Frazier had a game-high 24 points for the Cheshire boys basketball team, which defeated Shelton 72-66 Tuesday night in a SCC Housatonic Division game at Shelton. Heath Post added 18 points for the Rams (7-4). Jeff Stockmal finished with 20 points for the Gaels (6-4), which had won six straight games. PHOTOS: Cheshire-Shelton boys […]

Girls Basketball: Elmore, Gillespie star as No. 2 Capital Prep routs No. 1 Mercy

Mercy's Samantha Gallo drives to the hoop but is blocked out by Capitol Preps Desiree Elmore (Photo John Vanacore)

HARTFORD >> It may have seemed impossible to live up to the hype. Two years of talk, debate and questions of, “What if Mercy could play Capital Prep?” Those question were answered resoundingly Monday in front of 1,855 at the Chase Family Arena on the campus of the University of Hartford as second ranked Capital […]

GameTimeCT / Register boys basketball top 10 poll: Fairfield Prep moves up to No. 2

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From left, Fairfield Prep assistant coaches Dave Renzulli, Danny Powell and head coach leo Redgate watch during the Jesuits' win over Hillhouse Dec. 30. Prep moved up to No. 2 in the latest poll.

Sacred Heart now is a unanimous choice as the state’s No. 1 team. Prep has moved up to No. 2 and Middletown makes its first appearance in the top 10. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SACRED HEART 8-0 18 540 1 S Last week: Def. Derby 96-64; def. Crosby 91-60; def. Christ […]

Column: Everybody wins with Mercy, Capital Prep

Mercy head coach Tim Kohs talks to freshman Bella Santoro in the fourth period during the game the Tigers defeated West Haven Blue Devils, 70-25, Friday, January 9, 2015, at the West Haven High School gymnasium. (Photographs by Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

Mercy basketball coach Tim Kohs was the busiest man in Middletown on Friday afternoon. After a two-and-and half hour morning practice, Kohs retreated to his office where he handled numerous ticket requests for tonight’s Game of the Century. Besides tickets, one of Kohs’ talented freshmen needed anther copy of the Mercy play book. Kohs opened […]

Girls basketball: Mercy / Capital Prep have a lot in common

Last season Mercy and Capital Prep battled for the top spot in the Register/GameTimeCT.com poll. Capital Prep would go onto win the Class L crown and capture the top ranking, but still the Trailblazers wanted to take care of some unfinished business. “We wanted to play Mercy last year,” said Capital Prep junior forward Desiree […]

GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Poll: Mercy clings to slim lead at top

Mercy's Destine Perry drives past Sacred Heart's Jenna D'Agostino Tuesday night, January 13, 2015, at the SHA gymnasium in Hamden. The Mercy Tigers defeated the Sacred Heart Academy Pacers, 57-36.  (Photographs by Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

  Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1.  Mercy  10-0 10 552 1 LL Last week:  Def. Hamden 70-26,  West Haven 70-25 Bottom line: January 19. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 2. Capital Prep 9-1 9 550 2 L Last week: Def. Goodwin Tech 87-28, Cheney Tech 102-42, South Medford (Or) 82-50. Bottom line: See Mercy bottom line. […]

The 83rd New Haven Register All-State Football Team: OFFENSE

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The 83rd Annual New Haven Register Register / GameTimeCT All-State Football Offense Team as selected by the New Haven Register staff. Compiled by Mike Pucci. Photos by Arnold Gold except where noted. MORE: DEFENSE | SECOND, THIRD & Honorable Mention Teams Note: The All-State team will be published in the New Haven Register print edition on January 25. Mark Piccirillo Shelton, Sr., […]

The 83rd New Haven Register All-State Football Team: DEFENSE and COACH OF THE YEAR

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The 83rd Annual New Haven Register Register / GameTimeCT All-State Football team as selected by the New Haven Register staff. Compiled by Mike Pucci. Photos by Arnold Gold except where noted. MORE: OFFENSE | Second, Third & Honorable Mention Teams Note: The All-State team will be published in the New Haven Register print edition on January 25. Most Valuable Player Zach […]

Girls basketball: How Mercy / Capital Prep game became reality

Preview of game in second segment of Gametime Lauralton Hall’s move to the Southern Connecticut Conference helped set up the 2014-15 girls basketball game of the year. The Crusaders, who were previously in the South-West Conference, traditionally play Mercy in the Tigers’ annual Christmas tournament. It used to count as one of Mercy’s two non-conference […]

Girls Basketball: What coaches are saying about Mercy / Capital Prep

Mercy topped Career in the SCC final last season. Can the Tigers stop Capital Prep Monday.

When Mercy, the No. 1 team in the state, plays second-ranked Capital Prep on Monday night at 7 p.m. at the University of Hartford, fans won’t be the only ones paying attention. Opposing coaches will be watching too. No. 3 Farmington is in Class L and could face Capital Prep in the state tournament. Indians […]