South West Conference

The South West Conference currently consists of 16 member schools located in the southwestern portion of Connecticut. A pair of eight-team divisions named the Colonial and Patriot are based on program size and help organize the league schedule. The SWC, which was formed in 1994 and began operations in 1995, is led by Commissioner Pam Goodpaster.
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Wednesday’s Greater New Haven girls swimming roundup: Grimaldi leads HK to win over Law

Haddam-Killingworth 104, Law 79 (at Milford) 200 medley relay HK 2:05.45; 200 free Cassandra Garretts HK 2:12.01; 200 IM Jordan Clemente HK 2:26.26; 50 free Tess Grimaldi HK 27.69; Diving Kelsey Kopazna Law 166.55; 100 fly Jillian Clemente HK 1:24.26; 100 free Caitlyn vonfeldt HK 59.54; 500 free Cassie Garrett’s HK 5:52.99; 200 free relay […]

Wednesday’s Greater New Haven girls soccer roundup: Caplan, Burr score to lead Sheehan to victory

Amy Caplan and Kelsey Burr scored to lead the Sheehan girls soccer team to a 2-1 SCC win over Cheshire in Wallingford on Wednesday for the Titans’ first win over the Rams in 15 years. Caplan’s goal in the 74th minute gave the Titans a 2-0 lead as they hung on for the victory. Goalie […]

Wednesday’s New Haven County Boys Soccer Roundup: Moore leads Platt Tech

PLATT TECH 2, WILCOX TECH 0 >> Connor Moore scored twice for the visiting Panthers in this CSC victory at Meriden. Roy Orellana and Brandon Duhaime had assists for Platt Tech (3-1). SHEEHAN 2, AMITY 0 >> Andrew Caplan and Alex Ramirez scored for the visiting Titans in this SCC Housatonic Division victory at Woodbridge. […]

Week 2 High School Football Schedule / Results

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Thursday, Sept. 18 NVL IRON Torrington at Woodland, 4:00 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19 CCC INTER Brist.Cent. at E.O. Smith, 6:00 p.m. Conard at Newington, 6:30 p.m. Fermi at Maloney, 6:30 p.m. Hall at Glastonbury, 6:30 p.m. NW Catholic at Rockville, 6:30 p.m. Southington at Manchester, 6:30 p.m. Berlin at Bloomfield, 7:00 p.m. Bulkeley/HMTCA at Windsor, […]

Tuesday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Amity, Shelton earn tie

Platt Tech 6, Bullard-Havens 0 >> Erin Daly scored three goals for Platt Tech in a Constitution State Conference win at Bridgeport. Caitlin Fumiati added two goals for the Panthers (3-0). The Tigers dropped to 1-1. Amity 1, Shelton 1 >> Samantha Hartmayer’s goal tied this SCC Housatonic Division game at Shelton. Abby Turco assisted […]

Boys soccer: State coaches polls

Week ending Sept. 13 Class LL-L First-place votes in parenthesis Team Record Points 1. Glastonbury (3) 2-0 101 2. Farmington (7) 2-0 99 3. Greenwich (1) 2-0 93 4. Conard (1) 2-0 49 5. Naugatuck 3-0 43 6. Hall 2-0 42 7. Norwalk 2-0 35 8. Suffield (1) 1-0 31 9. Wethersfield 2-0 28 10. […]

Football Week 1 notebook: Wilbur Cross feeling good after opening-day victory

Wilbur Cross celebrates with Kolbe Hartman (right) after Hartman's go-ahead 65-yard interception return touchdown vs Wilbur Cross (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

The Wilbur Cross football team hasn’t had much luck on opening day, but the Governors were finally able to celebrate in Week 1 after earning a 29-14 victory over McMahon on Thursday. The Governors last won their season opener in 2010, a 33-21 decision over Shelton. “For any team, it’s a great confidence boost,” Wilbur Cross […]

The Day Week 1 Top 10 Coaches Poll: New Canaan is No. 1

New Canaan quarterback Mike Collins had a nice debut in the Rams' 21-14 victory over Hand (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

New Canaan received six first-place votes and debuts at No. 1 in the first The Day of New London’s Top 10 football coaches poll. Southington, the No. 1 team in the Top 10 GameTimeCT / Register poll, took four first-place votes and was ranked No. 2. Ansonia earned two first-place votes and came in at […]

Pooch’s Top 10 Football Ballot (Week 1)

Here is the ballot I submitted for the GameTimeCT/Register Top 10 Football Poll after Week 1. The Poll will be posted on-line later tonight on GameTimeCT and appear in Tuesday’s print editions of the New Haven Register. 1. New Canaan 2. Southington 3. Fairfield Prep 4. West Haven 5. Shelton 6. St. Joseph 7. Ansonia […]

Week 1 Connecticut High School Football Schedule / Results / Story links

Photo Peter Hvidzak

Wednesday, Sept. 10 SCC-FCIAC CHALLENGE Cheshire 41, Ridgefield 14 Harding 38, Law 10 Thursday, Sept. 11 NVL BRASS Holy Cross 34, Wilby 6 NVL INTER Ansonia 45, Oxford 0 PEQUOT UNCAS Canton 35, SMSA/University 6 SCC/FCIAC CHALLENGE Wilbur Cross 29, McMahon 14 East Haven 24, Bassick 6 Ffld.Prep 59, Stamford 40 North Haven 42, Bridg.Central […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven volleyball roundup: Yahaya leads West Haven to 3-0 win over law

WEST HAVEN 3, LAW 0 (at West Haven) Team scores: 25-15, 25-22, 21. Notes: WH-Talon Yahaya three aces, seven kills, two blocks; Danielle Bertolini had four aces, three kills and eight digs; Sarah Dunham had three kills and 15 assists. L-Cassidy Boath had eight digs; Kailee Frank had eight kills and one ace; Molly Vargo […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven girls soccer roundup: Arcari leads Coginchaug to win over Westbrook

Coginchaug 4, Westbrook 1 >> Amy Arcari had two goals to lead the Blue Devils to their Shoreline Conference win in Westbrook. Anna Schneider scored for the White Knights. Girls soccer Barlow 2, Shelton 0 (at Shelton) Barlow 1 1 — 2 Shelton 0 0 — 0 First half: Barlow-Grace Blackwell (Hannah Brozdo) 9:00. Second […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven boys soccer roundup: Salazar leads Bunnell to 3-0 win over Abbott Tech

Bunnell 3, Abbott Tech 0 (at Stratford) Abbott Tech 0 0 — 0 Bunnell 2 1 — 3 First half: B-Juan Salazar (unassisted) 6:48; B-Kevin Acuna (Alex Kells) 20:45. Second half: B-Anderson Ogazi (Salazar) 71:12. Shots: B 12; AT 7. Saves: AT-Ohla 4, Remido 3; B-Max Garber 5. Records: Bunnell 1-1; Abbott Tech 1-2. Choate […]

Saturday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: Stevens’ nine saves preserves Cheshire’s scoreless tie with Greenwich

Cheshire 0, Greenwich 0 (OT) >> Goalie Alyssa Stevens had nine saves to preserve the Rams’ non-conference tie in Cheshire. The Rams are 1-1-1. Goalie Leah Hotaling had eight saves for the Cardinals (0-0-1). Hand 4, Guilford 0 >> Kacey McCarthy had two goals, Sue Pavno added a goal and two assists and Hannah Leckey […]