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.

The GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Softball Poll: Southington No. 1, Thomaston jumps in at No. 9

Lauralton Hall and pitcher Ireland Miessau are ranked No. 7 in this week's Top 10 Poll.
Catherine Avalone/Register

Southington remains at No. 1 in the latest Top 10 Poll followed by Fitch and St. Joseph. Thomaston enters at No. 9. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SOUTHINGTON 19-0 15 450 1 LL Last week’s results: Defeated Simsbury 11-2 and Newington 13-1. Bottom line: The Blue Knights, who have won 65 straight […]

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 • Coginchaug’s Destiny Helmadach: Hit a go-ahead grand slam home run in the fifth inning in a 7-4 non-conference win over Berlin. • Hand’s Mel Rennie: Had […]

Softball: NVL, SWC and Shoreline tournament pairings

(Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register) Seymour's Caitlyn O'Hara is out at second as Oxford short stop Meghan Sastram makes the play in the tenth inning, Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Oxford won, 1-0, in fourteen innings.

NVL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE QUARTERFINALS Saturday’s results No. 1 Oxford 3, No. 8 Woodland 1 No. 2 Seymour 8, No. 7 St. Paul 5 No. 3 Torrington 6, No. 6. Naugatuck 0 No. 4 Holy Cross 7, No. 5 Watertown 1 SEMIFINALS (at Naugatuck) Tuesday No. 3 Torrington vs. No. 2 Seymour, 4 p.m. No. 4 Holy […]

Pooch’s Top 10 Softball Ballot

Here is the ballot I submitted for the GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 Softball Poll after Week 7. The Top 10 poll will posted later today on-line and will appear in Monday’s print editions of the Register. Southington Fitch St. Joseph Cheshire Oxford Darien Lauralton Hall NFA Mercy South Windsor East Haven Amity Seymour Torrington […]

Gymnastics: Connecticut team finishes third at recent showcase meet

Photo courtesy of Pat Simon
The Connecticut gymnastics team finished third at a recemt meet in Florida. Pictured first row from left:  Nickie Deary, Woodstock; Abby McGuirk, Daniel Hand; Hailey Alicki, Foran; Izzy Williams, Nonnewaug; Erica Davidson, New Milford and Julia Lindberg, Shelton.  Second row from left: Amanda Macolino, North Haven; Jackie Deary, Woodstock; Mikayla Connor, Valley Regional; Megan Sapack, Pomperaug; Kathleen Pisciotta, Fairfield Ward; Anna Jannott, Newtown and Gabbie Gontarek, North Haven.  Back row, coaches from left: 
Kim Longobucco, Fairfield Ludlowe; Gene Michael Deary, Woodstock; Monica Bauer, Valley Regional; Kelly Smith, Hand; Robin Deary-Fillmore, Woodstock; Hal Rettstadt, Pomperaug; Bethany Mihaly, New Milford and Mark Sorrentino, Nonnewaug.

The Connecticut team of gymnasts finished third at the National High School Gymnastics Association Senior Showcase, held at the Estero Community Center in Estero, Florida on May 15-16. Abby McGuirk of Hand High, the Register’s Area MVP this past season, placed in a tie for 6th on vault and tied for 9th on beam. Jackie […]

Middletown roundup: Helmedach, Coginchaug slam Berlin

Softball Coginchaug 7, Berlin 4 >> At Durham, Destiny Helmedach’s grand slam homer in the fifth inning sparked the Blue Devils to a non-league win on Friday. Courtney Votto went 2-for-2 with a lead-off home run in the fourth, and Taylor Marino had two hits, including a triple and an RBI for Coginchaug (14-5). Kelsie […]

Thursday’s NHCounty boys and girls tennis roundup: Florillo leads Lyman Hall boys over Sheehan

Boys tennis Lyman Hall 4, Sheehan 3 (at Wallingford) Singles: Nick Fiorillo (LH) def. Gerry Chica, 6-0, 6-3; Jake Young (LH) def. Paxton Stowik, 6-1, 6-0; Jon Jacobs (LH) def. Torey Bianco, 6-1, 6-0; Zach Sola (LH) def. Linus Koepfer, 6-7 (8-6), 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Drew Gilmore and John Olivera (S) def. Kyle Bonet and […]

Thursday’s Middletown region sports roundup

Girls Lacrosse Haddam-Killingworth 23, Morgan 13 >> At Clinton, sophomore Brinley Anderson powered the Cougars attack with nine goals and two assists on Thursday. Katie Hausherr and Julie Hausherr netted five goals apiece for H-K (7-7). Cat Goss and Riley Musial each had four goals for the Huskies (9-7). Boys Tennis Middletown 6, Rockville 1 […]

Wednesday’s lacrosse roundup: Davis’ 6 goals leads Hopkins boys to FAA championship

Bobby Davis had six goals and Jake Moscarelli added one to lead the Hopkins boys lacrosse team to a 7-1 win over King in the Fairchester Athletic Association Invitational tournament championship in Stamford on Wednesday. Jackson Kleeman had 14 saves for the Hilltoppers (9-7) and Alex McMahon had two assists. George Reeves had seven saves […]

Baseball: 2015 no-hitter / perfect game list [updated May 20]

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 […]

Wednesday’s NH County girls tennis roundup: Lauralton Hall moves to 17-0

Guilford 6, Sheehan 1 (at Wallingford) Singles: Justine Hoover (S) def Emily Etter (G) 6-0, 6-4; Faren Roth (G) def Tessa Arsenault (S) 6-1, 6-0; Charlotte Babbin (G) def Ashley Addona (S) 3-6, 6-0, 6-1; Molly Babbin (G) def Sharon Gudzen (S) 7-5, 6-1 Doubles: Madeline Montenegro/Claire Dinauer (G) def Nicki Petit/Julia Franzik (S) 7-5, […]

Wednesday’s NH County golf roundup: Chehsire edges Amity; Law wins quad-meet

Cheshire 174, Amity 177 (at The Farms CC) Medalist: Chris Simone (CHS) 40 Cheshire: Owen Reach 44, Ben Klanica 45, Dan Schena 45 Amity: Charlei Csejka 41, Jack Arnold 44, Zach Crete 45, Billy Olsen 47 Coginchaug 185, North Branford 186 (At Tradition-Wallingford) Medalist: Jack French (C) 40 Coginchaug: John McLaughlin 47, Saige Avery 49, […]

Wednesday’s NH County boys tennis roundup: Amity sweeps season series from Hand

Amity 7, Hand 0 (At Woodbridge) Singles: Jason Seidman (Amity Senior) def Justin Pace 6-0,6,0. Ethan Bershtein (Amity) def Andrew Goldfeder 6-0,6-0. Max Einbinder (Amity) def Shayan Roychoudhury 6-2,6-0. Marco DelSanto (Amity) def Rob Israel 6-1,6-3 Doubles: Nick Sabatelli/Gabe Betancur (Amity Seniors) def Andrew Pace/Danny Weinrib 7-5,2-6,10-7. Noah Gallant/Aiden Stuart (Amity Seniors) def James Cutler/Collen […]

Wednesday’s Middletown region sports roundup

Baseball Coginchaug 4, Valley Regional 3 (9) >> At Durham, Zach Terrill hit a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth and winning pitcher John Mormile went the distance with 14 strikeouts to lead the Blue Devils (11-9) on Wednesday. The Warriors fell to 13-6. North Branford 5, Haddam-Killingworth 4 >> At Higganum, Xavier […]

GameTimeCT / Register Lacrosse Top 10 Poll: Greenwich, unbeaten in Connecticut, is the new No. 1

Greenwich is the new No. 1 in the GameTimeCT / NHRegister poll.

The 2014-15 Register / GameTimeCT Top 10 lacrosse poll for May 19,2015. Compiled by Dan Nowak. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div 1. GREENWICH 12-3 9 125 3 L Last week: Defeated Trinity Catholic 19-1 and Darien 12-11 (OT). Bottom line: Cardinals, gearing up for FCIAC tournament, are 12-0 against Connecticut teams, including 5-0 against Top […]

Tuesday’s NHCounty boys and girls golf roundup: Medalist DeStefano leads Foran boys over Law

Boys golf Cromwell 169; Coginchaug 200; (at LYMAN GC) Medalist Nick Lattanzio (Cromwell) 41; CROMWELL: Nick Lattanzio, 41; Julian Thomas, 43; Brett Sadinsky, 43; Colin Kenney 42; COGINCHAUG: John McLaughlin, 48; Saige Avery, 48; Jack French, 49; Catherine Brennan, 55; Fairfield Prep 161, Hamden 178 (At Laurel View CC) Medalist: Andrew Sciaretta FP 36. Fairfield […]

Tuesday’s Middletown region sports roundup

Boys Volleyball Xavier 3, Cheshire 0 >> At Middletown, the Falcons swept the Rams 25-16, 25-17, and 25-13 on Monday and clinched a spot in the state tournament. Andre Zumerchik had 11 kills, John Haberski had 15 kills and nine digs, while Sean Monaghan served four aces for Xavier (8-8). Cheshire fell to 7-9. Baseball […]