Naugatuck Valley League

The Naugatuck Valley League, centered in Waterbury where five of the 14 schools are located, is wholly made up of 14 schools located in the Naugatuck River Valley. The league expanded from 12 to 14 schools in 2009 and features two divisions of seven teams titled the Brass and Copper Divisions.

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, […]

Girls basketball: Torrington celebrates season at year-end banquet

Torrington girls basketball team poses for a photo Sunday night at PSam’s Restaurant. Pictured front row from left: Kendra Covington, Shelby Howe, Taylor Howe, Abbi Fisher. Back row from left: Head Coach Mike Fritch, Brittany Anderson, Paige Middleton, Mia Barbieri, Coach Erika Pratt, Coach Barbara Beebe.
(Peter Wallace - Register Citizen)

TORRINGTON >> Most successful high school teams discover the process has been all about bonding into a family. Torrington High School’s girls basketball team covered that Sunday night at its banquet amidst demonstrations of how and why it happened. But seeping through the laughter and tears, determination and success shone through as overriding themes. Coach […]

55th Gene Casey National Football Foundation Scholar Athletes

The 55th anniversary of the Casey-O’Brien New Haven County Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar Athlete dinner will be held on Friday April 10 at Fantasia, 404 Washington Ave, North Haven. A reception will be held at 5:30 pm with the march to the head table at 6:30 pm. […]

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 […]

Boys basketball: Sacred Heart finishes as unanimous No. 1 in final poll

Catherine Avalone/Register
Sacred Heart players celebrate their second straight Class S state championship over Valley Regional Sunday at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The Hearts finished as the No. 1 team in the final Register/GameTimeCT Top 10 poll.

The pressure was on Sacred Heart from the day the season started. Five starters returned from last season’s Class S state championship team. The Hearts handled the pressure, and their competition, just fine. Sacred Heart finished 28-0, won the Naugatuck Valley League championship, defended its Class S title and finished No. 1 in the final […]

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 […]

Boys basketball: New Haven area three-point leaders

From games reported to the Register Player Team 3s Jason Frazer West Haven 67 Tyreek Perkins Career 61 Ciole Chudoba Oxford 61 David Bradbury Valley Regional 52 Anthony D’Amico Oxford 50 Pat Doyle Notre Dame 46 Troy Walters Hillhouse 46 Rich Kelly Fairfield Prep 46 Blair Johnson Hamden 45 Drew Nolan Hopkins 44 Nick Durso […]

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 […]

Softball: Seymour set to defend Class M, NVL titles

Seymour pitcher Amanda Harkins (Photo Arnold Gold)

Monday marked the first day of practice for spring sports, including softball. Seymour is the defending Class M champion, having knocked off East Haven, 2-0, in last year’s final. It was the ninth state title for the Wildcats. Seymour also captured the NVL title with a victory over Torrington. The Wildcats compiled a 26-1 and […]

Girls Basketball: Final 2015 3-point Leaders

Based on games reported to Register. Coaches may report discrepancies. Team School Total Sabrina Le Mere North Branford 49 Jill Murphy Old Saybrook 48 Cori Ouellete Hand 44 Nicole Belade OBrien Tech 43 Sabrina Smith Lyman Hall 41 Lauren Davis SHA 41 Paula Materin Hand 39 Kial Watts West Haven 38 Kristina Fiallos Ansonia 37 […]

Girls Basketball: Final 2015 Scoring Leaders

Based on games reported to Register. Coaches may report discrepancies. Name School G Pts Avg. Nicole Belade OBrien Tech 22 421 19.1 Laura Dulin Law 17 322 18.9 Sabrina Le Mere N. Branford 22 410 18.6 Bridget Sharnick St. Joseph 18 322 17.9 Elise Graham Amity 23 396 17.2 J. Johnson North Haven  19 327 […]

Girls Basketball: Final 2015 New Haven County standings

Standings SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT CONFERENCE Hammonasset Division Division Overall W-L W-L *Hand 8-0 21-4 Law 5-3 13-9 Hillhouse 4-4 9-14 Guilford 2-6 14-10 Foran 1-7 3-17 Housatonic Division Division Overall W-L W-L *Sheehan 8-0 21-5 Cheshire 5-3 13-10 Amity 5-3 12-12 Lyman Hall 1-7 6-14 Shelton 1-7 6-15 Quinnipiac Division Division Overall W-L W-L *Mercy 8-0 […]

Football: Northeast Showcase to be held May 2

The 6th Annual Northeast Football Showcase which will be held May 2 at Cheshire High School. The Northeast Football Showcase provides high school, prep school, and junior college football players with the opportunity to showcase their athletic abilities to Division II, Division III, and NAIA college coaches throughout the Northeast. This year’s showcase is directed […]

The Complete 2015 CIAC Winter Championship Weekend Final Scoreboard and Recaps

Sacred Heart-Waterbury's Mustapha Heron (Photo Catherine Avalone)

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 […]

Class S boys basketball: Heron, Sacred Heart ease to another title over Valley Regional

Sacred Heart defeated Valley Regional, 71-46, for the CIAC Class S boys basketball championship, Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Mohegan Sun. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

UNCASVILLE >> Perfection. The Sacred Heart boys basketball team capped a remarkable undefeated season by capturing its second straight Class S title with a 71-46 victory over Valley Regional in front of 9,059 on Sunday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The top-seeded Hearts (28-0), who were ranked No. 1in the Register/GameTimeCT preseason poll and […]

Class L boys basketball: Pittman, Bunnell run away from Naugatuck to first state title

Bunnell defeated Naugatuck, 72-61, for the CIAC Class L boys basketball championship, Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Mohegan Sun. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

UNCASVILLE >> Point guard Ryan Pittman kept making sure all season long he got his message across to his teammates on the Bunnell boys’ basketball team. “I’ve been telling the whole team, ‘Whenever you put this work in, the rewards are endless.’ I’m just going to keep living by it honestly. It’s working.” The reward […]

State Open Boys Swimming: Cheshire’s Bishop wins two events, Greenwich three-peats

Cheshire's Karl Bishop won two events at Saturday's State Open. 
John Vanacore/Register

NEW HAVEN >> Karl Bishop’s experience at Saturday’s State Open championship meet was certainly a memorable one. The Cheshire junior won two events, including one of the meet’s most thrilling races. Bishop claimed victory in the 200 freestyle and then tied Staples’ Daniel Williams for first in the 500 freestyle at Yale’s Kiphuth Pool. Bishop […]

Live updates: The CIAC Boys Swimming State Open Championship at Yale

West Haven's Max Prado won the 200 IM at the Class L state championship on Tuesday.
Arnold Gold/Register

Follow a live Twitter stream of all the CIAC boys swimming State Open championship Saturday at Yale. The Open gets underway at 2:30 p.m.   Boys Swimming: State Open championship capsule   Hand’s Tianyi Zeng wins State Open diving title   Complete CIAC Winter Sports Championship Schedule and Broadcast Links To view on mobile please […]