North Central Connecticut Conference

The North Central Connecticut Conference encompasses schools in a large geographic area in the northern central portion of the state, reaching north to the Massachusetts border. Thirteen schools make up the membership in the organization, which claimed eight CIAC State Championships in the 2011-12 academic year, including three in soccer and a pair in cross country.

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 […]

Baseball: 2015 no-hitter / perfect game list

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 […]

Baseball: Home Base & live coverage all week

Home Base Around the Horn Top 10 Poll: Guess who’s the new No. 1? So, you want to make a highlight reel?: The pros and cons of making a reel. Good Eye: All the news and notes from last week (and some things you may have missed). Updated standings: Find out where your favorite […]

GameTimeCT / Register Baseball Top 10 Poll: Brand new No. 1 team

Fairfield Warde is moving up in the poll, but are they No. 1? Photo by Catherine Avalone/Register

Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. Fairfield Prep  6-0 10 466 3 LL Last week:  Def. Hamden 11-3, Career 22-3 and Amity 4-1 Bottom line:  There really isn’t any reason why the Jesuits can’t win the SCC. Team  Record 1st Place Points Last Class 2. Southington 3-0 6 446 2 LL Last week: Def. Tolland 15-4, […]

2014-15 New Haven Register All-State Boys Hockey Team

Darien goaltender Will Massie (Photo via Darien Athletic Foundation)

The 2014-15 All-State Boys Hockey Team. Capsules by Dan Nowak. Portraits by Catherline Avalone. Most Valuable Player Jack Pardue Darien, Sr., F Stats: Had 20 goals and 27 assists, including the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over Greenwich in the CIAC Division I final. Also had two goals in a 3-1 win over Xavier […]

2015 GameTimeCT / New Haven Register All-State Girls Basketball Team lineups

Mercy's Maura Fitzpatrick. (Photo Catherine Avalone)

Lineups for the 2014-15 GameTimeCT / New Haven Register All-State Girls Basketball Team. First Team Sami Ashton, 5-6, Morgan, Jr. Sophie Borg, 6-0, Farmington Sr. Shaquana Edwards, 5-5, Weaver, Jr. Desiree Elmore, 5-10 Capital Prep, Jr. Tiana England, 5-7, Stamford, Jr. Maura Fitzpatrick, 5-11, Mercy, Sr. Hannah Friend, 5-10, Farmington, Sr. Kiah Gillespie, 6-2, Capital […]

2014-15 GameTimeCT / New Haven Register All-State Girls Basketball Team

All State Girls Hoop

The 2014-15 GameTimeCT New Haven Register All-State Girls Basketball Team. Capsules by Henry Chisholm. Photos by Catherine Avalone, Peter Hvizdak and Arnold Gold. The All-State Lineups: First, Second, Third and Honorable Mention teams Note: Photos on mobile devices may shuffle due to a site issue we’re working on. Thank you for your understanding. FIRST TEAM […]

Girls basketball: 2015 JCC Schoolgirl Classic roster

Capital Prep's Kiah Gillespie (right) and Mercy's Maura Fitzpatrick. (Photo John Vanacore)

The JCC Schoolboy/Schoolgirl Classic is on April 19 at 1 p.m. at the Cardinal Shehan Center in Bridgeport, moving from the JCC in Woodbridge last year. The East will take on the West in the game that features 2015 Gatorade Connecticut Player of the Year Kiah Gillespie, Class LL state champion Wilton’s Erin Meyer and […]

The 2014-15 New Haven Register All-State Boys Basketball team

All State Boys Hoops Cover

The 2014-15 New Haven Register All-State Boys Basketball Team. Capsules by Joe Morelli. Photos by Arnold Gold. Complete lineups. Player of the Year Mustapha Heron Sacred Heart, Jr., G Stats: Average 22.0 points and 5.3 rebounds per game for the Hearts, who successfully defended their Class S state championship and finished No. 1 in the […]

Baseball 2015: Home Base featuring season previews & live coverage

Home Base With Henry C News & Notes A New Era: Baseball in West Haven could look different this season. Started at the Top: Familiar face atop the Top 10. 10 Games That Will Make You A Fan: It’s going to be hard to not be a watch baseball this season. 5 Reasons Why […]

Baseball 2015: GameTimeCT / Register Preseason Top 10 Baseball Poll: Amity opens year at top

Amity looks to win three straight state titles and the state's voters think they have a good shot.

Team 1st Place Points Last Class 1. Amity 12 462 1 LL Last season: Defeated Southington 8-2 in Class LL final. Season opener: Wednesday vs. Xavier, 3:45 p.m. Bottom line: Should we really doubt them again? Team 1st Place Points Last Class 2. Southington 2 388 4 LL Last season: Lost to Amity 8-2 in Class LL […]

Baseball 2015: Five reasons why you’re going to be a fan this season

Bunnell's Ronnie Rossomando (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

Can Amity do it again? Last season it was Nick Fusco and Ross Weiner. The season prior it was Sam Nepiasky and Mike Concato. All four of those pitchers helped lead the Spartans to back-to-back state crowns. All of them are gone. However, Amity returns junior first baseman Chris Winkel, senior pitcher Mike Appel and […]

Baseball 2015: 25 CIAC players that will make you a fan this year

Fairfield Prep senior pitcher Kevin Stone (Photo Arnold Gold)

Highlight reels in the links.  If you have highlight videos on youtube, please email the link to Zach Ardito, Notre Dame-West Haven, Jr., SS: He’s committed to UConn and could emerge as one of the state’s best shortstops. Tim Cate, Cheney Tech, Sr., P: Committed to UConn after his sophomore year when he went […]

Boys basketball: 2014-15 New Haven Register All-State lineups

Bunnell's Ryan Pittman (left)

FIRST TEAM Player HT        School Year DeAnte Bruton 5-9 Ledyard Sr. Jarron Chapman 6-1 Naugatuck Sr KeAndre Fair 6-4 Weaver Sr. Mustapha Heron 6-6 Sacred Heart Jr. Shakeem James 5-10 Hartford Public Sr. Roy Kane, Jr. 6-6 Norwalk Sr. Jeremiah Livingston 6-0 Westhill Sr. Thomas Nolan 6-2 Fairfield Prep Sr. Tyreek Perkins […]

2015 CHSCA Girls Basketball All-State Team

Gatorade State Player of the Year Kiah Gillespie of Capital Prep in the Class L championship vs. NWC at Mohegan Sun (Photo Catherine Avalone)

Class LL Erin Cunningham, Wilton, Senior Brooklin Davis, Career, Sr. Tiana England, Stamford, Sr. Maura Fitzpatrick, Mercy, Sr.  Elise Graham, Amity, Jr. Rebecca Lawrence, Ridgefield, Jr. Amy McConnell, South Windsor, Sr. Amanda Pfohl, Trumbull, Sr. Abigail Wolf, Greenwich, Jr. Class L Sophie Borg, Farmington, Sr. Shaquana Edwards, Weaver, Jr. Desiree Elmore, Capital Prep, Jr. Hannah […]

2015 CHSCA All-State Boys Basketball teams

Bunnell's Ryan Pittman (left)

The 2015 Connecticut High School Coaches Association All-State boys basketball teams as voted upon by its membership: Class LL FIRST TEAM Marcus Blackwell, Bridgeport Central DeAnte’ Bruton, Ledyard Rayon Christie, Simsbury Ryan Foley, Fairfield Prep Don Jarrett, Kennedy Roy Kane, Norwalk Jeremiah Livingston, Westhill Tom Nolan, Fairfield Prep Trey Witter, Farmington SECOND TEAM Kweshon Askew, […]

Boys basketball: CHSCA All-Star Festival set for Wednesday night

Valley Regional senior David Bradbury drives to the basket against Old Lyme's Jacob Ballachino in the SLC championship game. Bradbury will be among many competing in the CHSCA All-Star Festival Wednesday evening at Maloney.  Photo by Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register

The 40th annual CT High School Coaches Association All-Star Festival will take place tonight at Maloney High. The Class M-S game will tip at 6:15 p.m., followed by the LL-L game at about 7:45. The following seniors scheduled to play for the Class M/S Constitution Team are: Jack Connelly (Ellington), Timothy Flynn (Classical Magnet), Rachone […]

GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 poll: Bunnell, Naugatuck earn places in final poll

Bunnell's Ryan Piuttman tries to grab the ball from Naugatuck's Jarron Chapman during Bunnell's 72-61 win for the CIAC Class L boys basketball championship. Bunnell is ranked 5th and Naugatuck 8th in the final GameTimeCT/Register Top 10 poll of the season. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

Sacred Heart remained in the No. 1 spot for the entire season and is the unanimous choice in the final one. Take a look at the rest of the fginal poll of the 2014-15 season: Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SACRED HEART 28-0 18 540 1 S Final result: Defeated Valley Regional […]

Final 2015 GameTimeCT / Register Girls Basketball Top 10: Capital Prep No. 1

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Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1.  Capital Prep  25-1 17 510 1 L Last week:  Def. Northwest Catholic 87-59 in the final. Bottom line: Was there really any doubt? Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 2.  Wilton 25-2 0 466 8 LL Last week:   Def. South Windsor 73-45 in the final. Bottom line:  Most underrated […]