Shoreline Conference

Thirteen schools, primarily located in Middlesex County in the southeast portion of the state, make up the Shoreline Conference. The league does not sponsor football competition in the fall, although many of its members do play football in the football-only Pequot Conference. The Shorline Conference sponsors 18 sports in total competition and earned six CIAC State Championships this past academic year.

Boys soccer: Morgan looking to build upon early success

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Anthony Choronzy and the Morgan boys soccer team is off to a 7-1 start this season.

Morgan boys soccer coach Ross DeMay is still looking for the perfect game from his Huskies. “I’ve been happy way with the way the team has stepped up its play against certain teams so far this year,” DeMay said. “But we haven’t played a complete game yet. We’ve played a good 20 or 30 minutes, […]

Soccer: Top performances from the past week, games to go see this week, other tidbits

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Jake Goldstein (4) scored five goals in two games this past week for Cheshire.

FINE PERFORMANCES • Connor Prindle, Shelton boys: Scored five goals and added an assist in a 9-0 win over Lyman Hall. • Samantha LaValle, Notre Dame-Fairfield girls: Junior scored five goals in a 6-1 win over Stratford. • Farmington defense, boys: Indians posted three more shutouts over Simsbury (2-0), Hall (0-0) and Bulkeley (7-0). The […]

Soccer: New Haven County area standings

Boys SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT CONFERENCE Hammonasset Division DIVISION OVERALL W L T W L T Hand 2 0 1 6 0 1 Guilford 2 0 1 5 1 1 Law 1 2 0 2 5 0 Foran 0 3 0 2 4 1 Housatonic Division DIVISION OVERALL W L T W L T Cheshire 4 0 […]

Friday’s Middletown area sports roundup

Girls soccer Mercy 1, Lauralton Hall 0 >> At Middletown, Lexie Porter’s goal in the 20th minute proved to be the game-winner as the host Tigers (5-1-2, 3-0-1) edged the Crusaders in a battle for the top spot in the SCC’s Quinnipiac Division on Friday. Haley Vanty had the assist on Porter’s goal, while Sandra […]

Girls volleyball: Rising to the Top; Hale Ray off to perfect start

Jimmy Zanor - Middletown Press
Hale Ray junior Sage Connors leaps up for a block in the Noises' thrilling 3-2 win over East Hampton.

  MOODUS >> In past seasons a match between undefeated Shoreline Conference volleyball teams was strictly a Morgan versus Haddam-Killingworth affair. The two schools have been dominant forces, especially the Huskies, whose amazing string of 22 consecutive league titles was snapped last fall by, who else, the Cougars. On Wednesday night, a new pair of […]

Friday’s New Haven County area postponements (updated)

BOYS SOCCER NVL Holy Cross at Ansonia, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. CSC O’Brien Tech at Platt Tech, ppd. to Tuesday, 3:45 p.m. Non-league Bassick at Career/Hillhouse (East Shore), ppd. to Tuesday, 4 p.m. Shoreline Old Saybrook at Haddam-Killingworth, ppd. TBA Westbrook at Valley Regional, ppd. to Oct. 29, 3:45 p.m. Coginchaug at Hale-Ray, ppd., […]

Thursday’s NH County boys soccer roundup: Cheshire edges Sheehan to remain undefeated

Jake Goldstein scored twice to help the Cheshire boys soccer team remain undefeated by edging Sheehan 2-1 Thursday night in an Southern Connecticut Conference Housatonic Division game at Wallingford. Jared Chase needed to make only three saves for the Rams (7-0). Andrew Caplan scored for the Titans (2-2-2). Morgan 3, Cromwell 0 >> Juan Avila […]

Thursday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Cheshire gains tie with Amity

Cheshire 1, Amity 1 >> Abigail Abramson’s second-half goal allowed Cheshire to earn the SCC Housatonic Division tie at home. Kaitlyn Loura scored for the Spartans. Wolcott 4, Seymour 2 >> Taylor Piacentini scored twice for Wolcott in a Naugatuck Valley League win at Seymour. Maddie Lynch assisted on both goals for the Wildcats. Morgan […]

Thursday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Branford shuts out Guilford

Branford 2, Guilford 0 >> Carol Frye and Autumn McHenry both scored in the first half for Branford (3-3) in an SCC win at Guilford (4-2-1). North Branford 4, Old Saybrook 1 >> Haley Basil scored twice for North Branford in a Shoreline win at Old Saybrook. Emma Hansen added two assists for the Thunderbirds […]

Thursday’s Middletown region sports roundup

Girls soccer Middletown 5, Plainville 0 >> Sam Flecther had two goals and an assist, and Jillian Gordon stopped four shots as the host Blue Dragons captured their fifth straight win on Thursday at Rosek-Skubel Stadium. Jenna Lentini, Kaitlyn D’Amico, and Alex Giardina had one goal apiece, while Linnea Reich and Alex DeFrance added assists […]

Wednesday’s Middletown region sports roundup

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Hale-Ray junior Sage Connors tries for a kill against a block attempt from East Hampton senior Sarah Massie on Wednesday night. The Noises edged the Bellringers, 3-2, in a battle of SLC unbeatens.

  Girls volleyball Hale-Ray 3, East Hampton 2 >> At Moodus, the Noises edged the Bellringers, 23-25, 25-18, 25-23, 21-25 and 15-7 in a thrilling Shoreline Conference matchup of unbeaten teams on Wednesday night at Hale-Ray High School. Andrea Wordell had 18 kills, four aces and four blocks, Sage Connors collected 14 kills, 17 digs, […]

Tuesday’s NH County field hockey roundup: Lauralton Hall edges Cheshire in overtime

Madelyn Monahan scored 2 minutes into overtime to give the Lauralton Hall field hockey team a 1-0 win over Cheshire Tuesday in a Southern Connecticut Conference game at Milford. Mary-Beth Rudolf made four saves to earn the shutout for the Crusaders (4-1), who swept the season series from the Rams (3-2-1). Sacred Heart Academy 2, […]

Tuesday’s New Haven County area girls soccer roundup: Haddam-Killingworth shuts out Hale-Ray

Haddam-Killingworth 6, Hale-Ray 0 (at Hale-Ray) Haddam-Killingworth    2    4    —    6 Hale-Ray    0    0    —    0 First half—HK: Megan Toman 5:25; Emily Roth  (Abby Shultz) 21:45; Second half—HK: Abby Shultz 42:04; Olivia Whiteman  (Jackie Stephens) 43:03; Chasey Wilson 51:18; Veronica Chrzanowski  (Rachel Coady) 78:27; Shots—HK: 38; HR: 5; Saves—HK: Meghan O’Brien 4; HR: Sage Fazzino […]

Tuesday’s Middletown region sports roundup

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Coginchaug senior Caitlyn Sibiskie was presented the 1000 Assists Award by Blue Devils coach Eddie Castano prior to Coginchaug's Shoreline Conference match against Hale-Ray on Monday night.

  Girls swimming Middletown 93, E.O.Smith 92 >> At Mansfield, the Blue Dragons (4-1) rallied from an 11-point deficit to edge the Panthers in a Central Connecticut Conference meet on Tuesday. Middletown got impressive performances from Jenny Hawkins (200 and 500 freestyle), Jessica Hart (100 butterfly), Emma Lecky and Victoria Montanez (100 backstroke), Erin Hughes […]