Thursday’s Star Anna Cheverella, Derby girls basketball: She had 18 points in a 44-42 win over Bullard-Havens. Vote for Friday’s Star until Saturday at 9 p.m.
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.
Seymour 65, Naugatuck 64 >> Kevin Crawford’s three-point play with 7 seconds left gave Seymour this NVL home win. Jaylen and Kevin Crawford combined for 35 points for the Wildcats (6-4). Westbrook 58, Hale-Ray 40 >> Liam Bell finished with 18 points, including the 1,000th of his career, and completed a triple-double (11 rebounds and […]
ROCKY HILL >> DeAaron Lawrence scored a game-high 26 points, including five 3-pointers, as Middletown ran away from Rocky Hill 78-56 on McCabe Court at Rocky Hill High School on Friday. The Blue Dragons buried 12 three-pointers as a team. Ahmod Privott made three and Charles Sprowl added two as time was wishing down. Privott […]
Mercy 131.35, Law 123.35, Valley Regional 120.7 (at Milford) Vault: 1. Ella Gibson (M) 9.0; 2. Quincy Platt (M) 8.8; 3. Sarah Cartelli (M) 8.5 Bars: 1. Melanie Coleman (L) 9.1; 2. Gibson (M) 8.1; 3. Platt (M) 8.0 Beam: 1. Gibson (M) 8.3; 2.tie Coleman (L) &. Mia Lawrence (M) 8.1; 3. Jamie Murphy […]
Amity 93, Haddam-Killingworth 79 (at Orange) 200 Medley Relay: A- 1:48.29 Shiva Gowda, Matt Hill, Dan Madsen, Colin Roy, 200 Freestyle: HK- 1:56.82 Elijah Houlton, 200 Ind. Medley: A- 2:19.60 Matt Hill, 50 Freestyle: HK- 24.69 Elijah Houlton, Dive: A- 171.90 Uranik Klobucishta,100 Butterfly: A- 1:01.66 Dan Madsen, 100 Freestyle: A- 54.67 Casey Donovan, 500 […]
CROMWELL >> These are boys basketball teams going in opposite directions. East Hampton defeated Cromwell 51-41 in front of 125 quiet spectators at the Jake Salafia Gymnasium Tuesday night. The Bellringers, who have won nine of their 10 games, are soaring. Cromwell, on the other hand, has dropped three in a row and appears to […]
NORTH BRANFORD >> The North Branford boys basketball team matched last season’s win total with a 56-34 Shoreline Conference victory over Portland on Tuesday night at North Branford High School. Junior guard Brett LeQuire poured in a game-high 22 points, while junior Jake Haeckel scored all 17 of his points in the second half while […]
State coaches poll First-place votes in parenthesis. First-place votes in parentheses, followed by record, total votes and last week’s ranking. Votes tabulated on a 20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2 basis: Team Points Rank 1. Danbury (16) 320 1 2. New Milford 288 2 3. Bristol Eastern 246 3 4. Newtown 219 4 5. Xavier 200 T7 6. Trumbull 171 […]
CAPITAL MAGNET PREP 49, MERCY 46 (at Middletown) Capital Prep 15 12 16 6 – 49 Mercy 10 10 17 9 – 46 CAPITAL MAGNET PREP (49) Deasia Stevenson 4 1-1 11, Marissa Cottrell 0 0-0 0, Lizahya Morgan 7 4-12 23, Angelique Rodriguez 2 2-3 7, Cassandra Hawthorne 2 4-7 8, Gynaia Morgan 0 […]
Saturday’s Star Brendan Serenson, West Haven boys hockey: He had 35 saves in a 3-1 win over Scarsdale (N.Y.). Vote for Monday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. on Tuesday.
Middletown returns to the top 10 after beating Windsor. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. HILLHOUSE 8-0 17 594 1 LL Results: Def. North Haven 108-49; def. Lyman Hall 96-50; def. Hand 87-50. Bottom line: Tyler Douglas had a triple-double (12 points, 17 assists and 11 steals) against North Haven. Team Record 1st […]
FINE PERFORMANCES • Brett LeQuire, North Branford: Had 32 points and 22 rebounds in the Thunderbirds’ 54-40 win over Cromwell. • Tyler Douglas, Hillhouse: Had 12 points, 17 assists and 11 steals in the Academics’ 108-49 win over North Haven. • Byron Breland, Hillhouse: Scored a career-high 30 points in Hillhouse’s 96-50 win over Lyman […]
Connecticut lost another boys basketball coaching legend last week. Wally Camp, one of 15 CIAC coaches to win over 500 games, passed away last Wednesday at 87. All 508 victories came at Coginchaug in Durham. Camp began coaching boys basketball in 1958, when the school was known as Durham High. He coached until 1990. That […]
Through Sunday SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT CONFERENCE Hammonasset Division Division Overall W L W L Fairfield Prep 3 0 5 4 Xavier 2 0 4 4 Sheehan 1 2 4 4 Guilford 0 2 5 2 Cheshire 0 2 3 6 Housatonic Division Division Overall W L W L Hillhouse 3 0 8 0 Hamden 2 0 […]
NEW HAVEN >> The wait was more than worth it for Creed. The Howling Wolves defeated Amistad 43-33 last Monday to earn their first win since 2014. “I think it was great for the program,” first-year Creed coach Mike Maratea said. “They were overdue, it was a long losing streak. The girls are working super […]
Boys basketball Portland 54, Old Lyme 51 (OT) >> At Portland, Roland Thivierge scored 19 points, Nick Coman had 14 points, and Dianta Highsmith chipped in 11 points to lead the Highlanders (3-5) to a thrilling overtime win on Friday. Dean Palenski had a game-high 21 points for the Wildcats (2-6). Old Saybrook 75, Hale […]
Valley Regional 86, Haddam-Killingworth 65 >> Colin Sparaco set a school record with nine 3-pointers and finished with 31 points for Valley Regional in an 86-65 Shoreline Conference win over Haddam-Killingworth. Shelton 68, East Haven 59 (OT) >> Jeff Stockmal scored 29 points, including his 1,000th career point, for the Gaels in this SCC win. […]
WESTBROOK >> For most of Friday night’s boys basketball game, East Hampton controlled the tempo, crashed the boards and kept the home crowd out of the game. But Westbrook regrouped in the fourth quarter for one final run. That run proved to be the knockout blow of the previously-unbeaten Bellringers. The White Knights closed the […]
DURHAM >> Coginchaug’s former coach Wally Camp was in everyone’s thoughts Friday night inside the Maynard Stender Gymnasium. Camp, who passed away three days ago, was honored with a moment of silence before the Blue Devils’ matchup against defending Shoreline Conference champion Cromwell. A short time later, the Coginchaug boys basketball team made the legendary […]
Boys basketball Xavier 72, Sheehan 61 >> At Middletown, senior guard Mitch Nappi scored a game-high 19 points and Jackson Benigni added 15 points to lift the host Falcons to an SCC win on Wednesday. Xavier built a 34-26 halftime lead. Alec McGovern had 12 points, while Kyle Jenkins chipped in 11 points for the […]