Connecting with sports not sanctioned by the CIAC

Hamden girls hockey captains Samantha Cozzolino (left) and Caraline Kennedy (photo supplied by Hamden coach Mike Callan)

Bowling (30 teams) and girls ice hockey (21 teams) are two high school sports with the potential to grow enough in the next few years to be sanctioned by the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference. The CIAC requires a sport to have 20 percent of the schools in the state, or 38 teams, competing on the […]

Soccer: 2015 All-American games to be held in December

(Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register)  St. Joseph head coach Jack Nogueira coaches the Cadets to a 5-1 win over the Cheshire Rams at the Dalling Sports Complex at St. Joseph High School in Trumbull, Thursday, November 6, 2014 in CIAC Class LL second round soccer action. The #3 Cadets will play the Fairfield Warde Mustangs ranked sixth on November 9 in Trumbull.

The 2015 Girls and Boys High School Soccer All-American games will be held Dec. 5 at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Connecticut girls on the East team watch list are as follows: Maggie Basta, Greenwich Academy, F Jenna Bike, St. Joseph, F Mara Constantino, Glastonbury, M Kaila Lozado, Newington, F Abbey […]

Tolland girls win State Open track and field championship, sweeps seasonal Open titles

The Tolland girls celebrate winning the State Open title. Photo by Mary Albl

NEW BRITAIN >> Under the biggest spotlight of the season, Hillhouse’s Jaliyah White delivered. At the State Open Track and Field Championships at Willow Brook Park Monday, the senior won the 300-meter hurdles with a record-performance of 43.18 seconds. “That race was amazing,” White said with a smile. “I had a great start and I […]

Baseball: 2015 no-hitter / perfect game list [updated June 4]

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 […]

Girls tennis: Hopkins rallies past Kingswood-Oxford for New England crown

Hopkins' girls tennis team shows off its 2015 New England Championship trophy Sunday. (photo courtesy of Hopkins)

Hopkins came from behind to defeat Kingswood-Oxford 5-4 Sunday to win the New England Class B Championship final at the Westminster School in Simsbury. The Hilltoppers defeated Buckingham Brown and Nichols in the semifinals before facing Kingswoof-Oxford, which jumped out to a 4-1 lead, including winning the top two singles matches. The No. 3 and […]

Monday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: New Haven co-op team edges Lyman Hall

Amity 6, Guilford 1 (at Woodbridge) Singles Daphne Kreiger (A) def. Emily Etter (G) 6-1, 6-0; Victoria Li (A) def. Faren Roth (G) 7-5, 6-0; Jessica Foster (A) def. Samantha Stofflet (G) 6-4, 7-5; Harika Lingareddy (A) def. Ellie Pinchbeck 7-5, 6-2. Doubles Jamie Thimineur and Rachel Einbinder (A) def. Maddie Montenegro and Claire Dinaeur […]

GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Baseball Poll: Three newcomers join the fray

Bunnell's Ronnie Rossomando (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. Fairfield Prep  9-0 14 476 1 LL Last week:  Def. Notre Dame-West Haven 9-3, Hand 6-1 and Hand 14-3. Bottom line:  Only Cheshire has scored five or more runs against the Jesuits. In the aforementioned Rams game, Prep scored 13 runs. Team  Record 1st Place Points Last Class […]

The Complete 2015 CIAC Winter Championship Weekend Final Scoreboard and Recaps

Sacred Heart's Mustapha Heron goes for two as Valley Regional's Chris Jean-Pierre (23), David Bradbury, Jr. (4), Hunter Linfesty (35) defends during a, 71-46, win for the Hearts in the CIAC Class S boys basketball championship.(Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

Below is all the results and story links from the 2015 CIAC State Championships. Highlight video, above, via John Holt of WFSB-3. All videos clips via CPTVSports coverage. LIVE BLOG REPLAYS: Boys Basketball | Girls Basketball | Hockey Boys Basketball CLASS LL FAIRFIELD PREP 51, WESTHILL 50 PHOTO GALLERY CLASS L BUNNELL 72, NAUGATUCK 61 […]

Recruiting 2015: Connecticut high school football college commits [updated, May 1]

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The following is a list of players from Connecticut High Schools who have signed letters of intent or have made commitments for the Class of 2015. For most schools, particularly Division I, commitments are unbinding until the player signs a letter of intent beginning on National Signing Day on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Players attending […]

Football: Avon Old Farms QB Jalen Ollie (son of Kevin) commits to Fordham

UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie and his son, Jalen, a quarterback at Avon Old Farms (via Glastonbury) who committed to play football at Fordham (Photo via Avon Old Farms)

Jalen Ollie, the former Glastonbury quarterback and son of UConn men’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie, announced his commitment to play football at Fordham next fall. Ollie, who started at quarterback during a postgraduate year at Avon Old Farms, made the announcement on Twitter. At Avon Old Farms, Ollie threw for 1,949 yards, and 19 touchdowns […]

Boys basketball: Finkelstein resigns after eight seasons as Choate head coach

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Adam Finkelstein has resigned after eight years coaching boys basketball at Choate Rosemary School in Wallingford. Finkelstein, 34, is a national recruiting analyst for ESPN (@AdamFinkelstein) and that, combined with other employment opportunities, made it difficult for him to continue caching the Wild Boars. “I wanted to coach one more year,” Finkelstein said. “But it […]

Saturday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Lauralton Hall edges Mercy

No. 5 Lauralton Hall 2, No. 4 Mercy 1 >> Sarah Haselkamp scored early in the second half for Lauralton Hall in an Southern Connecticut Conference tournament quarterfinal-round game at Middletown. Caroline Monahan scored in the first half for the Crusaders (12-4-1), who will face top-seeded and defending champion Guilford in the semifinals Monday night […]

Saturday’s NH County girls volleyball roundup: Foran, Hand, Lyman Hall all advance

Cheshire Academy 3, Chase Collegiate 0 Game scores: CA 25-16, 25-21, 25-13. Notes: CA: Elina Hoivala had nine kills and seven aces, Kelly Ryan had 25 assists, and Lexe Holmes had seven kills. Records: CA 11-1. Foran 3, Branford 0 (At Milford) Game scores: Foran 25-20, 25-19, 25-16. Notes: B: Adrienne Digioia had 5 kills […]

Saturday’s NH County cross country roundup: Hopkin, Hamden Hall win separate events

Hopkins wins Collegiate Invitational >> Hannah Springhorn finished in fourth place (16:18) to help Hopkins defend its title at the 36th annual Collegiate Invitational at the Bronx, New York. Grant Young placed 5th (14:02) in the 4K race to help the boys place third. Hamden Hall wins CISAC (at Waterbury) Team results: 1. Hamden Hall […]

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 […]

Tuesday’s NH County boys soccer roundup: Seymour tops Oxford

Seymour 3, Oxford 1 >> Jean Virvet scored twice for Seymour in a Naugatuck Valley League home win. Anthony Ragaini also scored for the Wildcats (2-1). Joshua Selgado scored for the Wolverines (1-1). Old Saybrook 5, North Branford 1 >> Austin Reynolds scored twice for Old Saybrook in Shoreline Conference home win. Jake Hills had […]

Week 1 Connecticut High School Football Schedule / Results / Story links

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Wednesday, Sept. 10 SCC-FCIAC CHALLENGE Cheshire 41, Ridgefield 14 Harding 38, Law 10 Thursday, Sept. 11 NVL BRASS Holy Cross 34, Wilby 6 NVL INTER Ansonia 45, Oxford 0 PEQUOT UNCAS Canton 35, SMSA/University 6 SCC/FCIAC CHALLENGE Wilbur Cross 29, McMahon 14 East Haven 24, Bassick 6 Ffld.Prep 59, Stamford 40 North Haven 42, Bridg.Central […]

Wednesday’s cross country roundup: Hand boys, Foran girls win Neubauer Invitational

Boys cross country Neubauer Invitational 3.1 Miles (at Wallingford) Team results: 1. Hand, 32; 2. Foran, 33; 3. Law, 99; 4. Lyman Hall, 105; 5 Sheehan, 113. Individual results: 1. Kevin Mastriano (Foran), 17:27; 2. Tyler Porcello (Foran), 17:36; 3. Adam Taylor (Hand), 17:41; 4. Jeremy Doucette (Law), 17:42; 5. Colin Roth (Hand), 17:45. Hamden […]