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.

Cross Country: Live coverage of the State Meets

Wickham Park in Manchester will serve as the state cross country course this Saturday for high school runners. Photo by Pete Paguaga

Live Central Stay up to speed with all the news, updates and results from the state meets right here.   News Central Brush up on your cross country knowledge! BOYS COSS COUNTRY: Top runners to watch GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY: Top runners to watch An inside look at Wickham Park Results Central All the results from […]

Cross Country: An interactive guide to the state meet at Wickham Park

Members of the Danbury boys' cross country team run up the 'Green Monster' last Tuesday. Photo by Pete Paguaga

(Click on certain parts of the map above for a detailed look at the course in video and photos. Map provided by MANCHESTER >> Granby head cross country coach Dennis Lobo calls Wickham Park a classic. “It’s probably the premier difficult course, maybe in at least southern New England,” Lobo said. “It’s kind of […]

Wednesday’s girls volleyball roundup: Jillian Haberli’s 17 kills, 17 digs leads Cheshire 3-1 over Amity

Cheshire 3, Amity 1 (at Cheshire) Game scores: Cheshire 25-16, 25-15, 19-25, 25-23. Notes: C-Jillian Haberli had 17 kills, 17 digs, Maria Buzzelli had 18 digs, Jill Howard had eight kills, three blocks, and a dig, Rachel Smullen had sevn digs, four aces; A-Micaela Cardozo had 10 kills, three blocks, three digs, Nina Luciana had […]

Wednesday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Taylor Klesyk leads Hamden over Sheehan

Taylor Klesyk scored twice to lead the Hamden field hockey team to a 2-0 SCC win over Sheehan in Wallingford on Wednesday. Brianna Craft had six saves for the Green Dragons (10-3-1). Carly Femniak had 16 saves for the Titans (4-6-5). Cheshire 2, Guilford 1 >> Mikayla Crieger scored the game-winning goal off an assist […]

Girls Cross Country: Top runners to watch at the state meet

The Tolland girls will look to repeat as state champs on Saturday.

Welcome to the cross country championship season! The state championships for all classifications will run all day Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester. Below are three names from each class to watch. Runners may not have the fastest times or top places, but just some names to keep an eye out for this weekend! Class […]

Field hockey notebook: Goalies key in SCC; Shoreline tournament to debut


The Southern Connecticut Conference field hockey tournament begins with the quarterfinal round on Saturday. As many as four teams have what it takes to challenge three-time defending champion Cheshire. The final league games are scheduled for today, so seedings, matchups and sites are yet to be determined. Hand (9-0 in SCC), Lauralton Hall (9-0), Cheshire […]

Field hockey: Top performances; HK at Westbrook the game of the week

STARS OF THE WEEK Gabby Torrenti, F, Amity: Torrenti had two goals in the Spartans’ 4-0 win over North Haven. Franny Daniels, F, Valley Regional: Daniels scored two goals in the Warriors’ 2-0 win over Morgan. Erin Mammele, M, Hand: Mammele had two goals and an assist in the Tigers’ 5-0 win over Mercy. Maggie […]

Tuesday’s Middletown area roundup

Girls Volleyball Bulkeley 3, Middletown 1 >> The Bulldogs defeated the Blue Dragons 27-25, 16-25, 25-22, and 25-23 Tuesday in a CCC matchup at Middletown. Brandi Rivera had 1o kills and 26 digs for Bulkeley (4-11). Maddy Feschler had seven kills for Middletown (2-12). Cromwell 3, Lyme-Old Lyme 1 >> The host Panthers defeated the […]

Cross Country: Entry lists for state meet on Saturday, how to qualify for State Open

The state cross country meet will take place this Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester.  Register file photo

  Saturday morning at Wickham Park in Manchester the state cross country championships will take place. Below is the schedule and links to the starting list of teams and individuals running in each classification. Also, from the CIAC Cross Country Tournament Handbook, here are the exact rules on how to qualify for the State Open, […]

Girls soccer: State coaches poll, week 6

Week ending Oct. 18 Class LL-L First-place votes in parenthesis Team                                           Points  1. Glastonbury (9)                       90 2. Fairfield Warde                      76 3. St. Joseph                                 70 4. Avon                                          55 5. […]

Soccer: SCC and Shoreline tournament outlook (updated)


The picture looks a little bit clearer in both the SCC and Shoreline after Monday’s games. SCC boys Your four division champions are: Hand (Hammonasset) Shelton (Housatonic) Fairfield Prep (Quinnipiac) Branford (Oronoque, wins tiebreaker over North Haven) Lyman Hall and West Haven have clinched wildcards into the eight-team tournament. Notre Dame-West Haven and Guilford control […]

Monday’s NH Country field hockey roundup: Hand blanks Branford

Amity 4, North Haven 0 (at Woodbridge) North Haven 0 0 — 0 Amity 1 3 — 4 First half—AM: Cassie Bishop (Lauren Duhl) ; Second half—AM: Marissa Mizzone (Lauren Duhl) ; Gabby Torrenti (Lauren Duhl) ; Gabby Torrenti ; Saves—NH: Rylee Bathrick 4; AM: Ashley Powers 1; Team records—North Haven 0-11-1; Amity 5-9-1 Cheshire […]

Monday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Cheshire upends Guilford

CHESHIRE 4, GUILFORD 1 >> Alexandra Pelletier had two goals and an assist for Cheshire in an SCC interdivision home win. Saige Bingman added a goal and an assist for the Rams (9-3-3). Julia Carr scored for the Indians. Mercy 2, Branford 1 >> Danielle Richardson scored twice for Mercy in an SCC interdivision win […]

Monday’s NH County boys soccer roundup: Guilford, Shelton play to 1-1 tie

GUILFORD 1, SHELTON 1 >> Isajiah Robles scored with 5 minutes left in regulation to help Shelton (12-0-3) earn a tie in SCC interdivision play at Guilford. Brenden Thompson scored in the second half for the Indians (8-3-4). BRANFORD 1, XAVIER 0 >> Gobari Idamkue scored in the second half for Branford (9-5-1) in an […]

Shoreline Conference Cross Country All-League teams

All-Shoreline Conference Boys Cross Country First Team….First row, from left, Christian Alberico, Coginchaug; Cameron Garrelts, Haddam-Killingworth; Brian Gendron, Morgan; Ross Golebiewski, Lyme-Old Lyme; and Thomas Roth, Lyme-Old Lyme. Second row, from left, Pat Fitzgibbons, Haddam-Killingworth; Jared Darius, Cromwell; Jonathan Dolan, Portland; David Baird, Haddam-Killingworth, and Gavin Manzi, Haddam-Killingworth. Photo by Jimmy Zanor – Middletown Press

The Shoreline Conference boys and girls cross country championships took place last Friday, Oct. 17 at Old Saybrook High School. The Haddam-Killingworth boys team captured its fifth league title in six years, while the Coginchaug girls won the SLC crown for the first time since 2005. Coginchaug senior Christian Alberico and H-K junior Maddie Brandon […]

Soccer: SCC, Shoreline tournament outlooks

(Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register)
West Haven's Sebastian Parra (10) and Kevin Ruiz (8) battles Notre Dame's Alexander Ossa for possession. Both West Haven and Notre Dame could earn wildcards into the SCC tournament beginning Oct. 25.

Both of last year’s champions of the Southern Connecticut Conference soccer tournaments still have a chance to repeat. SCC BOYS Xavier is still in wildcard consideration with one week remaining in the regular season, but it is a longshot. So who will be crowned the boys champ on Oct. 29 at East Haven High? Could […]

Soccer: Top New Haven County performances, upcoming games to watch

Guilford's Noah Rattet, left, during the first matchup with Hand. The two teams played to a scoreless tie in the rematch Saturday.
Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register

FINE PERFORMANCES Ania Spina, Sheehan: Senior scored in the final seconds of regulation to give the Titans the 2-1 win over Shelton. Alexa Gibbs, Amity: Junior scored three goals in a 6-0 win over Lyman Hall to help the Spartans clinch their first SCC Housatonic Division title since 2006. Salah Oumorou, West Haven: Sophomore scored […]