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.

The Week 3 GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Softball Poll: Southington remains at No. 1, but no longer unanimous

Cheshire and pitcher Mackenzie Juodaitis move up one spot to No. 6 in the latest Top 10 Poll.
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Southington remained at No. 1 in the Week 3 Poll, but  unbeaten Fitch picked up a first-place vote. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SOUTHINGTON 5-0 16 506 1 LL Last week’s results:  Defeated Farmington 19-0 and Maloney 3-1 (9). Bottom line: The Blue Knights had a close call against Maloney but still […]

Softball: This Week’s Diamond Gems

In the Diamond Gems feature, we will take a look back at some of last week’s top performances. We’ll also look ahead to the upcoming week. HIT PARADE • Becca Marks, Sacred Heart Academy: Collected her 100th career hit in a 9-8 win over West Haven. • Maddy Montz, Coginchaug: Had three hits, including a […]

Pooch’s Top 10 Softball Ballot

Here is the ballot I submitted for the GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Softball Poll after Week 3. The Top 10 poll will posted later today on-line and will appear in Monday’s print editions of the Register. Southington Fitch Amity Lauralton Hall St. Joseph Cheshire Darien Seymour Mercy Oxford NFA Sheehan Thomaston Trumbull Hand

Amity’s Koshes voted Thursday’s STAR, VOTE for Friday’s BEST

Star of the Day

Thursday’s Star Katie Koshes, Amity softball: She hit a two-out, three-run walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth to give the Spartans a 3-0 win over Sheehan. Koshes went 4-for-4 at the plate and also pitched all nine innings, striking out 10 while scattering seven hits. VOTE for Friday’s STAR until Saturday, 9 p.m.

Boys track: Derby’s Eric Hicks breaks 54 year-old high jump record

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In just his second year competing for the track and field team, Derby senior Eric Hicks is turning out record-breaking performances. On Tuesday in a quad meet against Woodland, Naugatuck, and Watertown, Hicks won the high jump in a personal record of 6 feet, 4 inches, shattering the school record of 6-1, that dated back […]

Wednesday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: Guilford handles Foran

Branford 4, Career/Hillhouse 0 Singles: Ellie Bloomquist (B) def Ellenton Gbanyan 6-3,6-4; Jen Hwang (B) def Kim Catubig 6-0,6-1; Lauren Elmasry (B) leads Janelle Cooper 7-5,5-0; Subrina Soukkhonmayay (C/H) leads Emma Dwyer 6-2. Doubles: Rachel Krug-Allie Cerrone (B) def Subani Patel- Vanice Rodriguez 6-3,6-1; Amanda Mauriello- Paige McNeil (B) and Kyra Catubig – Joy Tasakoon […]

Wednesday’s NH County golf roundup: Notre Dame-West Haven goes to 2-0

Hamden Hall 249, Chase Collegiate 267, Cheshire Academy 296 (at The Farms CC) Medalist: Robbie Dworkin (HH) 39 Hamden Hall: Sean Morrissey 49, Ethan Springhorn 52, Jared Kubick 54, Brendan Reynolds 55. Chase Collegiate: Timmy LeBlanc 47, Pat Morley 50, Ethan Vance 54, Nick Bujnowski 56, Tom Moran 60. Cheshire Academy: Matt Rosen 54, Naputtr […]

Wednesday’s Litchfield County Scoreboard

Boys volleyball Wolcott Tech 3, Simsbury 0 Game Scores: WT 25-19, 26-24, 25-19 Highlights: WT-Matt Dell’Agnese 36 assists, 18 digs, 4 blocks, 1 ace; Taegan Murphy 17 kills, 15 digs, 1 ace; Ryan Lojewski 17 kills, 20 digs Records: WT 4-0; SHS 1-4 Girls lacrosse Canterbury 10, Millbrook 6 Canterbury Scorers: Maddie Finnen 4 goals, […]

Tuesday’s NH County baseball roundup: St. Joseph edges Law

Brendan Rush had an RBI double for the visiting St. Joseph baseball team, which edged Law 1-0 Tuesday afternoon in this non-conference win in Milford. Matt Lavenziana also doubled for St. Joseph (3-2). Rob Griswold had a double for the Lawmen (2-5). MORGAN 23, PARISH HILL 0 >> Chad Neri pitched a no-hitter and struck […]

Tuesday’s Litchfield County scoreboard

Boys tennis Housatonic 4, Thomaston 1 Singles Jonathon Miller (H) defeats Rob Archibald (T) 6-0;6-1 Eric Chin (H) defeats Jon Yatco (T) 6-3;7-5 Jack Scarpa (H) defeats Justin Gallo( T) 6-6, 7-3; 6-3 Doubles Benny Parietario and Chris Lockhart (T) defeat Max Vadakin and Mo Elsefary (H) 6-2; 5-7, 10-8 Justin Gomez and Mustafa Sakr […]

Tuesday’s New Haven County area postponements

BASEBALL Preps King at Hopkins, ppd. to Thursday, 4:15 p.m. CSC O’Brien Tech at Bullard Havens, ppd. to Thursday, 3:45 p.m. Wolcott Tech at Whitney Tech, ppd., TBA SCC Quinnipiac Fairfield Prep at Notre Dame-West Haven, ppd. to Thursday, 4 p.m. SCC Housatonic Lyman Hall at Sheehan, ppd. to Friday, 3:45 p.m. Amity at Shelton, […]

Baseball: Home Base & live coverage all week

Home Base Around the Horn GameTimeCT.com/Register 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, […]

Baseball: Good Eye & the best quotes of the week

The season is in full swing, pun intended. Shelton’s got a stud on the mound, North Haven seems to be the back, Portland’s got confidence baby, confidence and Branford’s doing it for Coach Dummar. Here’s what caught my eye: COMING SOON • For Coach Dummar >> Branford High has done great things to keep the […]

Baseball: Updated New Haven County standings

4/19 STANDINGS SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT CONFERENCE Hammonasset Division Division Overall W-L W-L Guilford 1-0 2-2 Law 1-1 2-3 Hand 0-1 2-2 Foran 0-2 1-4 Housatonic Division Division Overall W-L W-L Sheehan 2-0 5-1 Cheshire 1-1 2-3 Amity 1-1 4-2 Shelton 0-1 3-2 Lyman Hall 0-1 1-3 Quinnipiac Division Division Overall W-L W-L Fairfield Prep 2-0 6-0 […]

Boys basketball: USA Today names its All-USA Connecticut team

Sacred Heart junior Mustapha Heron was the Connecticut Player of the Year for USA Today. (Photo Catherine Avalone)

The USA Today recently compiled its top two five-man teams  and its Coach of the Year from Connecticut. FIRST TEAM Mustapha Heron, Sacred Heart Malik Petteway, Sacred Heart Steve Enoch, St. Thomas More KeAndre Fair, Weaver Tom Nolan, Fairfield Prep SECOND TEAM Jeremiah Livingston, Westhill DeAnte Bruton, Ledyard Ryan Pittman, Bunnell Tyrn Flowers, Sacred Heart […]

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 […]

Monday’s New Haven County area postponements

BASEBALL NVL Woodland at Derby, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. Shoreline Coginchaug at North Branford, ppd. TBA Hyde/Hillhouse at Haddam-Killingworth, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:45 p.m. Valley Regional at Portland, ppd. to Tuesday, 4:30 p.m. CSC Abbott Tech at Platt Tech, ppd. to Thursday, 3:45 p.m. O’Brien Tech at Bullard Havens, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:45 p.m. […]