2014 Litchfield County All-Area Boys Volleyball Team

Tyler Kackowski Area-MVP Wolcott Tech Sr. Outside hitter Stats: He had 319 kills, 305 digs, 43 aces, 32 assists and 30 digs on his way to amassing 1,000 career kills. Honors: All-State and senior all-star. Alexander Daigle Lewis Mills Sr. Middle hitter Stats: He had 136 kills, 96 digs, 33 blocks, 13 aces. Honors: Scholar […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Golf Team

Griffin Ylagan Area-MVP Shepaug, Jr. Stats: Averaged a score of 40 this season, tied for first in the league overall, tied for the number one overall player in the Berkshire League, shot a 78 at the Berkshire Tournament to finish in second place. Honors: Berkshire League All-Star. Joe D’Andrea Litchfield, Jr. Stats: Finished in fourth […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Girls Lacrosse team

Heather Kearns Area-MVP Housatonic Sr. Midfielder Stats: She scored 50 goals and added 10 assists. Honors: All-League, All-State in girls basketball and member of the girls basketball All-Area team College: Trying to play basketball or lacrosse at Southern Connecticut State University Tessa McNaboe Lewis Mills Jr. Attack Stats: She scored 76 goals and had 24 assists for […]

Litchfield County Area Boys Lacrosse MVP: David Borovsky, Lewis Mills

Lewis Mills' David Borovsky scored 85 goals this season for the Spartans. Pete Paguaga - Register Citizen

The Lewis Mills lacrosse program is relatively new, starting in 2005, but when David Borovsky left the Watkinson School in West Hartford two years ago, he reunited with some of his former youth teammates and helped the Spartans program reach the next level. “It was great, a lot of the kids we played youth together,” […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Boys Lacrosse team

David Borovsky Area-MVP Lewis Mills Sr. Attack Stats: He scored 85 goals and added 24 assists for 109 points. Honors: WCLC MVP and All-WCLC. College: He will play lacrosse at Eastern Connecticut State University Andrew Shepard Wamogo Jr. Attack Stats: He scored 52 goals and added 25 assists for 102 points. He is also the […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Boys Tennis

Aaron Pezzullo Area-MVP Nonnewaug, Fr. Stats: Won the Berkshire League tournament, went 17-1 during the regular season and reached the quarterfinals at the Class S state tournament. Honors: Berkshire League All-Star. Jonathan Miller Housatonic, Soph. Stats: Finished in second place in the Berkshire League, 15-1 in the regular season and 20-3 including the Berkshire League […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Girls Track and Field

Sabrina Olsen Area-MVP Thomaston, Sr. Stats: Won the Class S state championship in the 1,600 and 3,200 meter runs, won the State Open in the steeplechase for the third year in a row, won the Berkshire League championship in the 4 X 800 relay, 800, 1,600, 3,200 and the steeplechase and she qualified for the […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Boys Track and Field

Tyler Mowrey Area-MVP Litchfield, Sr. Stats: Won the Berkshire League title in the 100 meter dash, 4 X 400 and the 4 X 100, owns the school record in the 100 meter dash, 4 X 100 and the league record in the 4 X 400. Honors: Berkshire-League All-Star, Doug Gleason award, grand master of sports, […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Softball Team

Sydney Matzko Area-MVP Torrington, Sr. Pitcher Stats: Finished the season 22-2, with 16 shutouts, 317 strikeouts, while only walking 12 batters. She also pitched five no-hitters, including two perfect games this season. Honors: Three-time All-State, three-time All-NVL, one-time All-Copper, NVL Pitcher of the Year, NVL All-Star Team, school record of 1,157 career strikeouts, United States […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Baseball Team

Willy Yahn Area-MVP Housatonic, Sr. Pitcher/Infielder Stats: Batted .587, had 37 hits, five home runs, nine doubles, five triples, 20 stolen bases to go along with a 8-2 pitching record where he posted a 1.67 ERA in 63 innings pitched, while striking out 104  batters.  Yahn also only struck out once in the past two […]

Meet Hartford County’s Scholar Athletes

  High school seniors from Hartford County were recognized as the state’s top scholar-athletes at the 2014 Connecticut Association of Schools (CAS) Scholar-Athlete Banquet sponsored by McDonald’s. A 31-year sponsor of the program with a longstanding commitment to educational programs in Connecticut, McDonald’s joined CAS to honor the following local students as the best of the […]

2014 Pequot League Football Schedules

Avon Canton Cromwell Coginchaug Coventry/Windham Tech/Bolton Ellington/Somers Enfield Gilbert/NW Regional Granby Memorial Haddam-Killingworth Hyde Leadership Lewis Mills Morgan Nonnewaug North Branford Old Saybrook/Westbrook SMSA/University Stafford/East Windsor Valley Regional/Old Lyme Windsor Locks/Suffield/East Granby

Class M Baseball: Northwestern comes back to beat Lewis Mills

Northwestern's Zach Risedorf (right) has decided to sign with the San Diego Padres.

BURLINGTON >> Trailing 5-0 going into the fourth inning, the Northwestern Highlanders came all the way back to defeat conference rival Lewis Mills, 8-6, in the first round of the Class M State Tournament. “Gutsy effort, they’re tough,” Northwestern co-head coach Tom Germano said. “Clutch hits, pitching was clutch, and we were gutsy.” Slideshow: Northwestern […]

Track and Field: Nonnewaug girls wins 19th straight BL title, Northwestern wins boys title

Nonnewaug’s Mae Matthews won the high jump with a height out 4-feet 10 to help lead the Chiefs to their 19th straight girls Berkshire League title.
Pete Paguaga — Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> On a great day for track and field, Nonnewaug’s girls team continued an amazing march through 19-straight Berkshire League championships while Northwestern’s boys were happy to do whatever it took to stop Nonnewaug’s boys streak at four. “Nineteen in a row,”  Nonnewaug coach Arleigh Duff said after steering the team through all of […]

Lewis Mills boys volleyball gets past Farmington

Peter Wallace — Register Citizen
Lewis Mills coach Damian Coggshall talks to his team during the Spartans’ 3-0 win over Farmington Friday evening at Lewis Mills High School.

BURLINGTON >> Lewis Mills’ boys volleyball team swept a good Farmington team 3-0 (25-20; 25-23; 25-23) Friday afternoon in a reversal of last week’s loss to Masuk. Last Friday, the Spartans (5-7) came out on the attack, then lost momentum midway through the match in a 3-1 loss. This Friday, they started slow, then relentlessly […]

Lewis Mills’ Gallicchio throws two-hitter to give Thomaston first loss

Lewis Mills' Justin Gallicchio threw a complete game, allowing just two hits and struck out 10 batters in the Spartans' 5-1 win over Thomaston.

Pete Paguaga - Register Citizen

THOMASTON >> For the second straight start, Lewis Mills’ Justin Gallicchio had a little extra motivation when he stepped on the mound against Thomaston, who beat him earlier this season and for the second straight start Gallicchio dominated, spinning a two-hitter to beat Thomaston, 5-1. Photos: Lewis Mills 5 Thomaston 1 “It feels a lot […]

Lewis Mills volleyball falls to Masuk

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BURLINGTON >> More than most sports, volleyball is a game of momentum, with psychological as well as physical twists fueling the push. The twists can feed a run, or, in a match of heavyweights like Masuk and Lewis Mills, they can finally win the meet. Friday, at Lewis Mills High School, the Panthers (9-4) won […]

Gallicchio spins gem to lift Lewis Mills past Northwestern baseball

Lewis Mills' Justin Gallicchio threw a complete game shutout, allowing only three hits in the Spartans 6-0 win over Northwestern.
Pete Paguaga - Register Citizen

WINSTED >> Last season Lewis Mills’ pitcher Justin Gallicchio didn’t pitch well against Northwestern, this season he scattered three hits in a complete game shutout win for the Spartans against the Highlanders, 6-0. “Last he gave up a grand slam to them,” Spartans head coach Jesse Darcy said. “He wants to face the best, we […]

Owen Canfield: Prime time, teams with Wolcott Tech and Lewis Mills

Both the Wolcott Tech and Lewis Mills boys volleyball teams wore green in support of Mental Health Awareness.
Submitted Photo by John J. Dell'Agnese

By Owen Canfield Prime Time House of Torrington had tables set up near the entrance to the Oliver Wolcott Tech gymnasium Monday afternoon. Inside the gym, a large crowd was getting noisy. The volleyball game involved Tech and Lewis Mills High School. Mills would win the game, which was billed as a “green-out game,’’ 3-1. […]

Lewis Mills comes back to beat Wolcott Tech boys volleyball

Lewis Mills’ Spencer Maloney spikes the ball past Wolcott Tech’s Tyler Kackowski (00) and Dante Curry (15) in the Spartans 3-1 win over the Wildcats.
Pete Paguaga — Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> Already trailing, 1-0, the Lewis Mills Spartans were losing the second game 19-12 when they engineered a 10-1 run to take a two point lead, before taking the game that catapulted the Spartans to a 3-1 win over Wolcott Tech. “It’s a game of momentum, it can switch like that,” Lewis Mills head […]