Derrick Lewis vividly remembers the first football game he coached at Jonathan Law — and not solely for the reasons one might think. On paper, the 2014 season opener wasn’t much of a game. The final score — Harding 38, Law 10 — might’ve elicited a few oohs and aahs, but it wasn’t one that […]
Archives for April 14, 2018
BROOKFIELD — The Bethel High School girls lacrosse team took its share of lumps in the first couple weeks of the season as its players learned to trust one another and work together.
If Saturday’s game was any indication, things are beginning …
The Brunswick School baseball team is winning all types of games lately.
One day after posting a 16-0 victory over Hamden Hall Country Day School, the Bruins edged visiting Salesian High School, 1-0, on Saturday in walk-off fashion.
NORWALK — Marlon Brown has been a lacrosse player for just about a month now.
As an athlete, however, he knows an opportunity when he sees it.
The senior defensive middie went the length of the field with the ball, racing on goal when nobody p…
GREENWICH — Last season’s meeting between the Greenwich and Cheshire High School girls lacrosse teams saw the Cardinals edge the Rams by one goal in an overtime thriller.
Saturday’s game didn’t go to overtime, but it sure was exciting, as once…
GROTON – Coming off a loss, Waterford turned to its ace Mike Burrows to try and get back to into the win column on Saturday. The senior righthander didn’t let his team down. Burrows went to distance, striking out 14 as No. 2 Waterford beat rival Fitch 9-1. “We have a lot of confidence in […]
DARIEN — It was as much a boxing match as a boys lacrosse game. Manhassett (N.Y.) made the long bus ride from Long Island Satuday to prove its mettle against Darien, the No. 6 ranked squad in the nation. Every faceoff and every loose ground ball over the 48 minutes was not a place for […]
BOYS TRACK Oxford 59, Torrington 77; Oxford 59, S. Heart 86; S. Heart 78, Torrington 51. (at Oxford): 4×800 Relay: Oxford (Qualls, Orban, Parker, Mowry) 9:09; 4×100 Relay: Torr (Wilson, Estephani, Thompson, Myrie) 43.89; 100m: Myrie (T) 11.40; 200m: Digi (T) 22.98; 400m: Adames (O) 54.81; 800m: Warren (S) 2:05; 1600m: Warren (S) 4:38; 3200m: […]
Morgan 6, East Hampton/Hale-Ray 1 (at East Hampton) Singles: 1. Kayla Dellalacono(EH) def Becca Walton 6-0, 6-0; 2 Bea Atengco(M) def Katie Amdt 7-5, 6-1; 3. Ava Araujo(M) def Brittany Parenteau 6-2, 6-1; 4. Taylor Gregory(M) won by forfeit. Doubles: 1. Brenna Andrews/Lily Cummings(M) def Hayley Neupaver/Karey Stewart 6-0, 6-0; 2. Grace Hull/Becca Cockley(M) won […]
STRATFORD — Anthony Trovarelli had four goals and one assist and Charles Stewart added two goals and three assists to lead Bunnell over Foran, 13-8, in a non-league boys lacrosse game Saturday afternoon. Ryan Deak and James Savko chipped in two goals and one assist apiece and Josh Auten made 13 saves in goal for […]
Haley Maercklein had four goals and Sophie Spencer added three to lead the Hornets (6-0) to their non-league win in Branford. It was a rematch of last season’s CIAC Class M championship game where Branford defeated Pomperaug 15-8 for the title. With the win Branford coach Jackie Ceccolini is one victory away from 100 career […]
India Rivera doubled three times, helping herself get the victory for the Hamden softball team, which came from behind to beat West Haven 6-5 Saturday in a SCC home win. Kiana-Edith Robinson tripled for the Green Dragons. Makenna White homered for the Westies. Valley Regional 9, Somers 2: Lauren Allen had two hits, two RBIs […]
Amity 12, Shelton 3 (6) AMITY 260 400—12 13 3 SHELTON 111 000—3 9 2 Batteries: A–Ben Lodewick and Pat Winkel; S–Justin Hafle and Joe Romano; Records: Amity 3-2; Highlights: Pat Winkel 3-3 BB 3 2B 3R 1RBI, Jack Nolan 2-3 2R 3RBI 1BB, Quinn Burke 3-4 2R 3RBI; Shelton: Mike Kennedy 2ip 4ks 2BB […]
Former Harding and current Avon Old Farms quarterback Taisun Phommachanh announced Saturday his commitment to play at Clemson University. Phommachanh, who is considered the country’s No. 1 dual-threat quarterback and No. 88 prospect overall in the Class of 2019 by recruiting site 247 Sports, chose Clemson over offers from several other major programs including Florida, […]
NEWTOWN—For most of its game against New York opponent Stepinac, the Newtown boys lacrosse team proved it could go toe-to-toe and match goal-for-goal.
Unfortunately for the Nighthawks, an early hole was too much to overcome against an offensiv…