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Girls swimming: Naugatuck defeats Torrington

TORRINGTON >> Sometimes it’s all about the times. Naugatuck’s 92-76 girls swimming win over Torrington Friday night was no surprise to anyone at the Torrington YMCA. But, in swimming, like golf, the first battle is with oneself. “We’re going for best times tonight,” Torrington coach Katie Gregory said, before the meet. Then Jess Gray, Emily […]

Football: Derby puts damper on Torrington’s home turf debut

Torrington's Nick Paniati looks to shake a Derby defender Saturday.
Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> The NVL’s schedule ensured that a Red Raider football team would win on Torrington’s new turf field Saturday afternoon. But three hours after the ribbon-cutting, the Red Raiders from Derby (3-1) took home the 37-7 prize over the Red Raiders from Torrington (3-2). “They play tough, but today, we had their number,” said […]

Boys soccer: Torrington rolls past Kennedy

Peter Wallace - Register Citizen
Torrington head coach Mike Fritch talks to his team during the Red Raiders' 9-0 win over Kennedy Friday night.

TORRINGTON >> Torrington’s boys soccer team rolled over Kennedy 9-0 for the first Torrington High School win on its new turf field Friday night. “After our game against Naugatuck, this was a nice one to get people some breaks and work on some things,” said Torrington coach Mike Fritch. The Red Raiders (9-2-1) tied Naugatuck […]

Torrington High School sports complex was years in the making

Marianne Killackey - Special to The Register Citizen The sun sets over the new turf field at Torrington High School Wednesday during a boys soccer game against Naugatuck. The field officially opens Saturday with a ribbon cutting at 2:15 p.m.

TORRINGTON >>  A vision of dedication, persistence and teamwork, the new Robert H. Frost Sports Complex at Torrington High School officially opens today at 2:15 p.m. before the 3 p.m. inaugural football game with Derby. Dedication Turf committee co-chairman/girls soccer coach Mario Longobucco dreamed of Torrington High School’s glittering new sports complex 14 years ago. […]

Thursday’s Litchfield County roundup: Sanson’s late goal lifts Thomaston field hockey past Nonnewaug

Girls soccer Wilcox Tech 6 Wolcott Tech 1 >> Wolcott Tech lost to Wilcox Tech but in the loss three freshmen stepped up for the Wildcats. Kelly McAllister scored and her goal was assisted by Victoria and goal Madison Rubino made 15 saves in the loss. Wilcox Tech 6 Wolcott Tech 1 Goals: Wilcox — […]

Boys soccer: Torrington boys soccer draws Naugatuck

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torrington's Kevin Vaca, left, and Naugatuck's Diogo Cruz race for control of the ball Wednesday night.

TORRINGTON >> Torrington’s new field won’t see a fiercer battle than the one fought for a 1-1 overtime boys soccer tie by Naugatuck (9-0-2) and the Red Raiders (8-2-1) Wednesday night. The Greyhounds took a 2-0 win at Naugatuck last Wednesday on two corner kick plays midway through the second half. Otherwise, it was a […]

Girls soccer: Watertown edges Torrington

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torrington's Lindsay Trobel (#20), Kendra Covington (#24) , and Courtney DellíAgnes (#18) defend against a free kick by Fitore Kllobocishta of Watertown.

TORRINGTON >> Watertown’s girls soccer team beat Torrington 4-2 on a glorious night for Torrington regardless of the score. It was the first high school game played on the Red Raiders’ sparkling new turf field. The official opening takes place before Saturday’s 3 p.m. Torrington/Derby football game. If this was a dress rehearsal for the […]

Girls swimming: Watertown edges Torrington

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torringtonís Payton Welch swims the 200 yard Individual Medley Friday night.

TORRINGTON >> Watertown’s girls swimming team swept past traditional rival Torrington 85-77 Friday evening at the Torrington YMCA. “They’re too deep for us,” said Torrington coach Katie Gregory, studying her time sheets before the meet. Torrington (4-4 overall, 4-3 NVL) graduated big-time swimmers last year. The Indians (6-2 overall, 5-1 NVL), with just four seniors […]

Boys soccer: Torrington cruises past Oxford

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torrington's Keyon Robinson takes a shot on goal as Oxford's keeper attempts to make a save.

TORRINGTON >> Torrington’s boys soccer team had a surprisingly easy time with visiting Oxford Friday afternoon in a 5-0 win at the Torrington Middle School. The Wolverines (6-4) held Naugatuck to a one-goal lead until late in their 2-0 loss to the NVL leaders two weeks ago. Torrington (7-2) played Naugatuck to that same score […]

Football: Torrington clicks in 30-6 victory over Oxford

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torrington quarterback Connor Finn gets ready to throw against Oxford on Friday. The Red Raiders won 30-6.

OXFORD >> Call it a Torrington field day. Almost everything the Red Raiders tried Friday evening – offense and defense – worked in a 30-6 win over a young Oxford team at Oxford High School. “It was a solid win,” Torrington coach Gaitan Rodriguez said. “I’m really proud of the way we played.” “It was […]

Girls volleyball: Torrington sweeps Ansonia

Torrington's Jayleen Colon sets up a teammate in the Red Raiders' 3-0 win over Ansonia.
Marianne Killackey Special to the Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> Torrington High School’s girls volleyball team showed skills and then mental toughness for a 3-0 (25-10, 25-21, 25-18) sweep against Ansonia Thursday evening at Torrington Connie Donahue Gymnasium. Playing their third match in three days, the Red Raiders (5-3 overall; 5-2 NVL) came out almost perfect in Game 1. “We came in not […]

Boys soccer: Torrington cruises past Woodland

Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen
Torrington's Michael DeSousa shoots past Woodland's Matthew Spofford to score a goal on Wednesday.

TORRINGTON >> The Torrington High School boys soccer blowouts are over, at least for a while. The Red Raiders sailed past Woodland 7-0 Wednesday afternoon at the Torrington Middle School, completing a 19-0 scoring run against their last three opponents. Friday, the soccer winds are scheduled for a change. “We have a tough stretch ahead,” […]

Woodland girls swimming edges Torrington

Peter Wallace - Register Citizen
Torrington's Payton Welch won four events in the Red Raiders' 88-82 loss to Woodland on Friday.

TORRINGTON >> Woodland’s girls swimming and diving team nipped Torrington 88-82 in an historic win for the Hawks. The rivalry always produces a close score and, once, even tied. Nevertheless, the Hawks went nine years without beating Torrington – until Friday night at Torrington’s YMCA. “It always comes down to the final relay,” said Torrington […]

Football: Torrington tops Woodland in OT

Torrington’s defensive line stopped Woodland on the one-yard line for a 28-27 win in overtime at Woodland. Peter Wallace — Register Citizen

BEACON FALLS >> In a week of turmoil on where and when the Torrington/Woodland football game would be played, it all came down to one yard at Woodland High School Thursday afternoon. Torrington’s line held on a Woodland two-point try in overtime. The Red Raiders walked away with a 28-27 win. “It came down to […]