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/

Football: Middletown area preview, picks

MIDDLETOWN >> Xavier and Middletown will try to continue their playoff pushes tonight, taking on teams that desperately need a win to keep their own playoff hopes alive, and Wesleyan is hoping to rebound at home Saturday from its dispiriting loss to Amherst. Vinal/East Hampton/Goodwin and Cromwell face what are pivotal, turning point kinds of […]

Pooch’s Week 7 Greater New Haven Football Predictions

Andrew Yamin (45) and Cheshire are 6-0 headed into Friday's contest with Fairfield Prep.  (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT Fairfield Prep at No. 6 Cheshire • When: Friday, 7 p.m. • Where: Maclary Complex, Cheshire • Records: Fairfield Prep 4-2; Cheshire 6-0 • Players to watch: Fairfield Prep — Colton Smith, Sr., QB; John DelliSanti, Sr., WR/S; Anthony Palazzolo, Sr., OL/DL; Cheshire — Andrew Yamin, Sr., RB/LB; Tyler D’Errico, Sr., OL/LB; […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Wolcott Tech girls volleyball gets past Cheney Tech

Wolcott Tech girls volleyball cruised past Cheney Tech 3-0 Wednesday evening. The Wildcats won 25-17, 25-12, 25-17. Wolcott Tech’s Casey Farrington had 17 assists, five aces and seven digs. Cheney Tech’s Jazline Sanchez recorded 11 digs. Wolcott Tech is 17-2, Cheney Tech is 6-12. Gilbert 3, Goodwin Tech 0 >> Gilbert earned it first victory […]

Girls Cross Country: Top runners to watch at the state meet

The Tolland girls will look to repeat as state champs on Saturday.

Welcome to the cross country championship season! The state championships for all classifications will run all day Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester. Below are three names from each class to watch. Runners may not have the fastest times or top places, but just some names to keep an eye out for this weekend! Class […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County roundup: Gilbert boys soccer earns first victory of the season

Gilbert boys soccer earned its first victory of the season after shutting out Wamogo 1-0 Tuesday afternoon. The Yellowjackets’ Steve Fortier scored the game-winning goal with under 10 minutes remaining in regulation. Fortier was assisted by Derek Fazioli. Gilbert’s Austin Stoeke made eight saves in the shut out. Wamogo is 3-9-1, Gilbert is 1-10-2. Litchfield […]

Cross Country: Entry lists for state meet on Saturday, how to qualify for State Open

The state cross country meet will take place this Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester.  Register file photo

  Saturday morning at Wickham Park in Manchester the state cross country championships will take place. Below is the schedule and links to the starting list of teams and individuals running in each classification. Also, from the CIAC Cross Country Tournament Handbook, here are the exact rules on how to qualify for the State Open, […]

Girls soccer: State coaches poll, week 6

Week ending Oct. 18 Class LL-L First-place votes in parenthesis Team                                           Points  1. Glastonbury (9)                       90 2. Fairfield Warde                      76 3. St. Joseph                                 70 4. Avon                                          55 5. […]

Football Week 6 Notes and Game Balls: McMahon (5-1) grounds-n-pounds high-flying Stamford

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It’s the era of the spread offense across the state. Just don’t tell McMahon that. The Senators did not attempt a pass in a 49-21 victory over Stamford this past Friday. McMahon rushed for 383 yards, led by senior Kentrell Snider, who scored on runs of 75 and 61 yards. “It’s no secret what we […]

Monday’s NH County cross country roundup: Fairfield Prep, SHA win Platt Tech Invitational

Boys’ cross country Fairfield Prep wins Platt Tech Invitational (at Eisenhower Park, Milford) 3.1 miles Team results: 1. Fairfield Prep 52; 2. Bunnell 59; 3. Foran 66; 4. Woodland 105; 5. Platt Tech 128; 6. Law 140; 7. Sheehen 185; 8. Lyman Hall 187; 9. Abbott Tech 281; 10. Bullard-Havens 298 Individual results: 1. Jeff […]

Monday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Cheshire upends Guilford

CHESHIRE 4, GUILFORD 1 >> Alexandra Pelletier had two goals and an assist for Cheshire in an SCC interdivision home win. Saige Bingman added a goal and an assist for the Rams (9-3-3). Julia Carr scored for the Indians. Mercy 2, Branford 1 >> Danielle Richardson scored twice for Mercy in an SCC interdivision win […]

Soccer: Top New Haven County performances, upcoming games to watch

Guilford's Noah Rattet, left, during the first matchup with Hand. The two teams played to a scoreless tie in the rematch Saturday.
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FINE PERFORMANCES Ania Spina, Sheehan: Senior scored in the final seconds of regulation to give the Titans the 2-1 win over Shelton. Alexa Gibbs, Amity: Junior scored three goals in a 6-0 win over Lyman Hall to help the Spartans clinch their first SCC Housatonic Division title since 2006. Salah Oumorou, West Haven: Sophomore scored […]

Week 6 High School Football Schedule / Results

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WEEK 5 Results / Story Links WEEK 6 Schedule Thursday, Oct. 16 SWC/NVL Challenge New Milford 48, Kennedy 8 Friday, Oct. 17 CCC DIV. I EAST Glastonbury 21 E.Hartford 0 CCC DIV. I WEST Southington 48 Hall 0 New Britain 41 Simsbury 10 CCC DIV. II EAST E.O. Smith 48 Bulkeley/HMTCA 12 Wethersfield 57 Hartford Pub. 27 […]

Football: How the state’s top 10 teams fared Friday night

Team                               This Week                     Next Week 1. Southington (5-0)    Def. Hall 48-0             Friday vs. Conard, 7 p.m. 2. Darien (5-0)    Sat. at T. Catholic, 2 p.m.   Friday at Ridgefield, 7 p.m. 3. New Canaan (5-0)    Bye                                Friday vs. Staples, 7 p.m. 4. Ansonia (5-1)           Lost to Newtown 14-8   Friday vs. Holy […]

Pooch’s Week 6 Greater New Haven Football Predictions

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT No. 4 ANSONIA at No. 5 NEWTOWN • When: Friday, 7 p.m. • Where: Blue and Gold Stadium, Newtown • Records: Ansonia 5-0; Newtown 5-0 • Players to watch: Ansonia — Jai’Quan McKnight, Sr., QB/DB; Tajik Bagley, Jr., RB; Witold Gul, Sr., WR/DB; Newtown — Julian Dunn, Sr., WR; Ben Mason, So., […]

Thursday’s Litchfield County roundup: Torrington girls volleyball defeats St. Paul

Torrington girls volleyball earned its 13th victory of the season after defeating St. Paul in straight sets. The Red Raiders won 25-10, 25-13, 15-8. Torrington’s Carissa Carbone had two kills, seven digs and five aces and her teammate Jayleen Colon recorded 17 assists and two kills. Torrington improves to 13-3 for the season. O’Brien Tech […]

Thursday’s New Haven County area postponements

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BOYS SOCCER Shoreline Coginchaug at Valley Regional, ppd. to Friday, 3:45 p.m. Old Saybrook at East Hampton, ppd. to Sunday, 3 p.m. Westbrook at Morgan (Indian River Complex), ppd. to Friday, 5:30 p.m. Haddam-Killingworth at North Branford, ppd. to Wednesday, 3:45 p.m. SCC interdivision West Haven at Sheehan, ppd. to Friday, 3:30 p.m. GIRLS SOCCER […]

Cross Country: Kaynor Tech, Capital Prep win CSC titles

Kaynor Tech won the Constitution State Conference girls cross country title and Capital Prep earned the boys title Tuesday at Wickham Park. Sophomore Sabrina Chesters of Parish Hill won the girls individual title in 20:41.8. Prince Tech teammates, junior Daijanique White and sophomore Shania Shorter, were second and third, respectively. Arianna Wasley was Kaynor Tech’s […]