Trailing by two goals early in Wednesday’s game against visiting Choate Rosemary Hall, the Brunswick School lacrosse team found itself in an unfamilar situation. Yet the Bruins didn’t stay in it very long. Ranked second in the nation, the Bruins rallied to register a 16-8 victory, improving their record to 12-0 overall and 6-0 in […]
Archives for May 2, 2018
TORRINGTON – St. Paul Catholic starting pitcher Ethan Rembish withstood a miserable first inning, then kept the Falcons (12-2; 10-2 NVL) alive for a 5-4 seventh-inning comeback win over Torrington (7-5; 6-5 NVL) Wednesday afternoon at Fuessenich Park. “Ethan’s been good for us all year,” said St. Paul coach Vic Rinaldi. “He’s a bulldog.” For […]
TORRINGTON – St. Paul Catholic starting pitcher Ethan Rembish withstood a miserable first inning, then kept the Falcons (12-2; 10-2 NVL) alive for a 5-4 seventh-inning comeback win over Torrington (7-5; 6-5 NVL) Wednesday afternoon at Fuesseni…
NEW CANAAN — After giving up seven runs in the top of the first, New Canaan coach Geoff Lambert huddled his team up, reassuring it that there was plenty of time and offense to erase the deficit. As it turned out, the Rams would score eight runs in the bottom of the inning and, 3 […]
HAMDEN — Hopkins baseball coach Rocco DeMaio saw an opening where he thought he could put Hamden Hall away.
His solution was simple. Get his ace righthander Chris Borter in the game.
And Borter delivered, allowing just two runners over the fin…
MERIDEN – Over the previous five games the Platt baseball team’s bats have been on fire scoring six runs or more a game. The Panthers’ bats didn’t slow up against their crosstown rivals as they hung 11 runs on Maloney, winning 11-6 on Wednesday evening. “It’s great. Coming out here and beating your crosstown rival […]
MONROE—Masuk’s Gretchen Bunovsky started running from first base when teammate Madison Procyk laid down a bunt with one out in an extra-inning, scoreless game.
She didn’t stop until teammates mobbed her at home when she secured a walk-off win….
NEW FAIRFIELD — Back and forth they battled, like two prize-fighters standing toe-to-toe and trading haymakers in the center of the ring.
When the dust finally settled after nearly three hours, the New Fairfield High School baseball team stood…
NORWALK — As a pitcher, Danbury’s Ryan Solimine knows his team is always behind him.
Now he knows it was a base runner, too.
After Solimine was picked off at second base with nobody out in the top of the ninth, the Hatters found a way to manuf…
GREENWICH — Every time Greenwich crept to within one goal of Wilton during Wednesday’s boys lacrosse matchup, Joe Murtha responded.
And the senior’s response was exactly what the Warriors needed.
A midfielder, Murtha scored a game-high five go…
STAMFORD — After a few frustrating games offensively this week, the Westhill baseball team was ready to do some hitting.
The Vikings got seven hits in the first two innings, scoring 10 runs en route to a 10-5 win over Greenwich Wednesday after…
TRUMBULL — All teams make mistakes. It’s the good ones that tend to take advantage of them.
Trumbull did exactly that on Wednesday, capitalizing on a collection of miscues to beat rival St. Joseph 5-4 at home.
“I thought our execution was pret…
STAMFORD—It was a perfect afternoon in every way for the Stamford High School softball team.
Freshman righthander Kim Saunders hurled a perfect game with eight strikeouts as the Black Knights vanquished Staples High, 8-0 at home Wednesday.
Anthony Burzynski had the walk-off base hit in the bottom of the seventh inning to score Zane Kmietek to help the Branford baseball team knock off third-ranked Hand 7-6 Wednesday in an SCC game at Branford. Burzynski had two hits and two RBIs for Branford (10-4). Phoenix Billings and Cam Fitzgerald both went 3-for-5 for […]
BOYS TRACK AND FIELD North Haven 90, East Haven 60 (at North Haven): 4x800m- North Haven (Jack Opramolla,Jobin Valiyaveettil,Jackson Frank,Nick Howlett), 9:38.0; 4 X 100m -East Haven (Jay Donaldson,Jordan Ingram,Tom Myerholz,Mike Castellano), 44.4; 110mh-Bob Farley NH 16.2; 100m-Donaldson EH 10.8; Jav-Jeff Williston NH 116′ 7″; 1600m- Patrick Rourke NH 5:07.9; 400m-Opromolla NH 55.9; 300mh- Farley […]
No. 10 Amity 11, Lauralton Hall 6: Nicole Koshes was 3-for-5 with three RBIs for Amity in an SCC win at Milford. Mel Allen was 3 for 4 with three RBIs for Lauralton Hall. No. 7 Cheshire 6, East Haven 5: Lexi Hemstock was 3-for-4 and Natalie Amato struck out 14 for Cheshire in an […]
BOYS LACROSSE NOTRE DAME-WEST HAVEN 10, NORTH HAVEN 8 NDWH 2 3 1 4—10 N. HAVEN 1 1 1 5—8 Records: ND 7-5; NH 7-4. Scoring: ND: Hochman 5g/1a, Ellis 3g/1a, D’Angelo 1g, Panda 1g/1a, Napoli 1a; Broggi 2g, Mongillo 2g, Orth 1g, Montano 1g, Pearson 1g, Mills 1a. GOALIES: NH Coppola – 11 ; […]
MORGAN 5, EAST HAMPTON 2 (at East Hampton) Singles: 1. Garrett Liska (EH) defeated Matt Newfield (M) 6-3, 6-2; 2. Collen Buchan (EH) defeated Patrick Markovics (M) 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (3); 3. Vincent Tino (M) defeated Noah Gibson (EH) 7-6 (5), 6-7 (2), 6-2; 4. Garrett Johnson (M) defeated Alex Link (EH) 6-2, 6-1; 5. […]
CHESHIRE 4, NORTH HAVEN 3 (at North Haven) Singles: Julia Migliorini (NH) def. Caroline Jentzen – 6-0, 6-0; Rachel Petry (NH) def. Camille Bisson- 6-0, 6-1; Erin Wu (CH) def Lily Mezzi (NH) – 6-3, 6-3; Anna Wootton (NH) def. Sydney Wang (CH) – 6-2, 6-3. Doubles: Kelsea Mann and Jenny Wang (CH) def. Katrina […]
BOYS GOLF Cromwell 170, Haddam-Killingworth 199 (At TPC River Highlands). Medalist- Nate Schmidt, 40 (C). C: Jackson Mantel, 41; Jon Bane, 44; Kyle Boucher, 45; HK: Oliver Artus, 44; Ethan Campbell, 49; Mikey Barile, 53; Greg Lynskey, 53. Records: HK 2-2. Ellis Tech 237, O’Brien Tech 243 (At Orange Hills CC). Medalist- Garrett Burke (OB), […]
MASUK 3, SHELTON 1 Game scores: Masuk 25-16, 24-26, 25-23, 25-20. Records: Shelton 5-7. Highlights: S—Jarrett McCurdy had three aces, 10 digs and 18 kills. David Niski had 11 digs and 10 kills. Skyler Kim had three aces and 18 digs. M—Tristan McDonough had one ace, 11 digs, 17 kills and one block. Kevin O’Connor […]
NEWTOWN — One look at the trays of breakfast sandwiches and it was obvious: the signing-day ceremony for senior student-athletes at Newtown High School Wednesday morning was going to draw quite a crowd.
Boy, did it ever.
More than two dozen so…
FAIRFIELD — One day after being named as the No. 1 team in the state through the GameTime CT baseball poll, Fairfield Prep wasted no time in telling the voters they made the right choice in a 13-3, five-inning mercy rule win over Notre Dame-We…
A four-run second inning and a strong pitching performance from Sophia Prieto formed a winning combination for the Greenwich High School softball team on Wednesday.
The second-inning outburst and Prieto’s solid effort on the mound helped the C…
Cheshire Academy’s Jadyn Reilly, a Hamden resident, signed a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday to play women’s soccer at the University of Rhode Island. Reilly, a forward, scored 11 goals and had five assists for the Cats last season.
The Amity High boys and girls tennis teams will join together again for the 3rd annual Ralph V. Raffone Coaches vs. Cancer match Friday, May 4, at 3:45 p.m. atthe Amity tennis courts in Woodbridge. It is named in honor of Amity boys coach Chris Raffone’s father, who passed away from cancer a few years […]