Eastern Connecticut Conference

The Eastern Connecticut Conference began operation in the 1934-35 academic year. The ECC is currently an 18-school league featuring competition in 23 sports programs. A board of directors governs the operations for the league which encompasses a large geographic area in the eastern side of the state.
League Website: www.eccathletics.org

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 […]

Pooch’s Top 10 Football Ballot (Week 6)

Here is the ballot I submitted for the GameTimeCT/Register Top 10 Football Poll after Week 6. The Poll will be posted on-line later tonight on GameTimeCT and appear in Tuesday’s print editions of the New Haven Register. 1. New Canaan 2. Southington 3. Shelton 4. Cheshire 5. Darien 6. St. Joseph 7. Newtown 8. Xavier […]

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 […]

Girls soccer: State coaches polls, week 5

Week ending Oct. 11 Class LL-L First-place votes in parenthesis Team                                         Points 1. St. Joseph (7)                         87 2t. South Windsor (1)                 78 2t. Glastonbury (1)                     […]

Pooch’s Top 10 Football Ballot (Week 5)

Here is the ballot I submitted for the GameTimeCT/Register Top 10 Football Poll after Week 5. The Poll will be posted on-line later tonight on GameTimeCT and appear in Tuesday’s print editions of the New Haven Register. 1. New Canaan 2. Southington 3. Shelton 4. Cheshire 5. Darien 6. St. Joseph 7. Ansonia 8. Newtown […]

Football: How the Register’s Top 10 teams fared Saturday (updated)

Team                                  Fared                                                    Up next 1. Southington (4-0)       Def. New Britain 54-20                    Friday vs. Hall, 7 p.m. 2. Darien (4-0)                Def. Fairfield Warde […]

Week 5 high school football schedule / results

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Thursday Oct. 9 NVL BRASS Holy Cross 34, Kennedy 13 Friday, Oct. 10 CCC DIV. I EAST Glastonbury 21 Newington 14 Manchester 56, S.Windsor 26 CCC DIV. I WEST Conard 20, Simsbury 14 Southington 54, New Britain 20 CCC INTER Brist.East. 49, Fermi 7 Brist.Cent. 52, Bulkeley/HMTCA 28 E.Catholic 52 Plainville 22 Hall 49, East […]

Week 5 High School Football Primer and Live Updates

Xavier's Caleb Lutton fumbles while being pursued by Corey Maddox, Scott Marx, and Kishon Shields of Hillhouse during a Week 4 38-6 victory. (Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)

WELCOME TO WEEK 5 It’s a jam-packed week of intriguing matchups. The SCC Division I schedule gets rolling with Shelton at Fairfield Prep, No. 6 Cheshire at Hand, Notre Dame-WH at West Haven. In the CCC, No. 1 Southington is at New Britain, Wethersfield heads to Maloney in an unbeaten battle, and Platt takes on […]

Boys basketball: A look at the CIAC schedules for this upcoming season

Bridgeport Central was voted No. 1 after its 19-point comeback Class LL championship victory over Fairfield Prep.  (Mara Lavitt — New Haven Register)

The CIAC schedules were released Thursday. A quick look at some key things to keep an eye on throughout the season: Last year’s Class LL state champion, Bridgeport Central, opens up against Stamford on Dec. 17. The reigning Class L champ, Windsor, opens up against Maloney on a court that will soon be named after […]

Week 4 GameTimeCT High School Football Plays of the Week

Plays of the Week 4 design 2014

We went a little batty on this edition of the GameTimeCT Plays of the Week. We try to keep the reel under 8 minutes long because, who has 8 minutes to spare these days? But when those special weeks come along — when there’s a cornucopia of outstanding plays, record-breaking performances, comebacks and upsets — […]

Girls soccer: State coaches polls, week 4

Week ending Oct. 4 Class LL-L First-place votes in parenthesis Team                             Points 1. St. Joseph (8)           89 2. South Windsor       80 3. Fairfield Warde      70 4. Glastonbury            62 5. Avon (1)                    59 6. Middletown             39 T7. East Lyme             24 T7. Simsbury              24 9. Ridgefield                20 […]

Monday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Guilford shut out Westbrook

Guilford 3, Westbrook 0 (at Guilford) Westbrook 0 0 — 0 Guilford 3 0 — 3 First half—GU: Aileen Du (MacKenzie Cattaruzza, Olivia Clarke) 7:47; MacKenzie Cattaruzza 7:33; Aileen Du (MacKenzie Cattaruzza, Olivia Clarke) 4:04; Shots—WBK: 6; GU: 6; Saves—WBK: Brooke Amendola 3; GU: Brooke Misbach 6; Records—Westbrook 6-2-1; Guilford 3-5-2 Old Saybrook 3, Norwich […]

Instagram challenge: But first let me take a team selfie!

Last season's Torrington boys basketball team #GTSelfieChallenge photo (Screenshot from @GameTimeCT instagram account )

We know everyone secretly loves taking a selfie. Admit it. So here at GameTimeCT we’ve decided to have a weekly selfie challenge, but with a twist. Every week we’ll be asking for weekly submission for “Team Selfies.” What is a team selfie you ask? Basically we’re asking you to get your squad together for a […]