NEW CANAAN — There’s a reason Ridgefield is the No. 1 team in the FCIAC. Actually, there’s several. One being the pitching that the Tigers possess, and another the ability to piece things together despite an otherwise lethargic performance. Both those factors were at play Wednesday as the Tigers edged out New Canaan 4-2 at […]
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FAIRFIELD — Caitlyn Romero hit a walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning to lead Ludlowe over Staples, 8-6, in a FCIAC softball game Wednesday afternoon at Sturges Park.
Romero also hit a solo home run, Emily Doolan and Ma…
BRANFORD — It didn’t take long for North Haven baseball coach Bob DeMayo to make a change on the mound.
Just 11/3innings, in fact.
Armed with a 3-0 lead thanks to a trio of unearned runs in the first inning, North Haven starter Zach Pincince r…
BROOKFIELD—The New Milford baseball team stranded many more runners than they plated in its game Wednesday against Brookfield.
Seeing as both of those numbers were in the double digits, it was quite the day at the dish for the Green Wave.
GREENWICH — Holding a two-goal lead on rival Avon Old Farms School early in third quarter, the Brunswick School lacrosse team was embroiled in one of its closests games of the season Wednesday afternoon.
Yet the way this season has transpired …
TRUMBULL — Winning is contagious.
Just look at the Trumbull High softball team, which received contributions from across the board in a 7-1 victory over Norwalk on Wednesday.
“It’s just a matter of any given day anyone can contribute one throu…
WOODBRIDGE — When Hand baseball’s Eddie Sweeney steps to the plate, there is a good chance something is going to happen. Coaches fear him. “Out of any batter, other than Pat Winkel,” Amity coach Sal Coppola said. “I mean, I would not want to see him up at the plate.” The longtime Spartans coach said […]
STAMFORD—The Stamford baseball team found the perfect cure for its 8-game losing streak.
Beating city-rival Westhill and winning the city championship.
The Black Knights got five innings of shutout ball from Joey Price and scratched out a few …
STAMFORD—It’s never a dull moment when the Stamford city softball championship is on the line between Stamford High and Westhill High.
“This is the third year in a row the game has gone to extra innings,” said Stamford High junior centerfielde…
Sydney Senerchia struck out 13 and allowed just two hits to lead the fourth-ranked North Branford softball team to a 4-0 Shoreline Conference win over Haddam-Killingworth on Wednesday in Higganum. Olivia Hemstock had three hits for the Thunderbirds (16-0), who will host the Cougars again on Friday. Amanda Minervino and Faith Mauri each had a hit […]
CHESHIRE 3, MASUK 0 (at Monroe) Records: M 8-8; C 8-5. Game scores: Cheshire 28-26, 25-18, 25-14. Notes: M— Tristan McDonough 10 Kills 4 Digs, WIll Santee 6 Kills 3 Blocks 2 Digs; C—Colby Hayes 11 Kills 2 Aces, Berkley Fang 4 Digs 3 Aces. NEWTOWN 3, SHELTON 0 (at Shelton) Records: S 6-9; N […]
Cheshire 5, West Haven 0: Ryan Strollo had an RBI double, Ben Shadeck had an RBI single and Ben DeLaubell had an RBI to lead the Rams (12-4) to their SCC win. Mike Vitolo and Chris Cavallaro each had singles for West Haven (4-12). Foran 4, East Haven 3: Shane McCone had two hits and […]
BOYS TRACK Hand 86 N.D. 64, Hand 95 F. Prep 55, N.D. 85, F. Prep 65 (at Madison) 4×800 – Hand 8:56 C. Parthasarthy, D. Carone, T. Bennard, N. Pote ; 4×100 – F. Prep 44.9 Robert, Gnibus, Japolli, Anderson; 110H – McGeary, Hand 15.6 ; 100M – G. Anderson, F. Prep 10.8 ; 1600M […]
Amity 10, East Lyme 6: Adam Cusano had three goals and Colin Hughes added two goals and two assists to lead the Spartans to their non-league win in Woodbridge. Dane Walsh had 13 saves for the Spartans (5-8). Andrew Alden led East Lyme (7-5) with two goals. AMITY 10, EAST LYME 6 E. LYME 1 […]
Cheshire Academy 22, Hamden Hall 12: Izzy Crane had four goals and Rachel Abraham added three goals and two assists to lead the Cats to their prep school win in Hamden. Mackenzie Brown had 10 saves for the Cats. Karis Curts had four goals and an assist to lead the Hornets. Law 14, North Branford […]
BOYS TENNIS AMITY 4, WEST HAVEN 3 (at Woodbridge) Singles: James Delgado (WH) def. Brett Gloria 6-3, 3-6 6-0; Joseph Delgado (WH) def. Arthur Lihar 7-6, 4-6 6-0; Ayaan Malik (A) def. Kent Dimaisip 7-5 6-3; Corey Smith (WH) def. Alex Cadelina 6-4, 6-2; Doubles: Marco Delsanto (H) and Zach Brocklehurst (H) def. Jeremy Tammaro […]
BOYS GOLF HAND 161, BRANFORD 176 (At Pine Orchard CC) Medalist- Matthew Boyle (H), 37. H: Aidan Stuart 41, Michael McKeon 41, Connor Quinn 42. B: Liam Deane 39, Minsok Lee 45, Max Bunton 46, Spencer Engstrom 46. Records: H 5-3; B 4-8. AMITY 168, SHELTON 182 (At Tradition Oak Lane CC) Medalist- Alec Prete […]
Sydney Senerchia struck out 13 and allowed just two hits to lead the North Branford softball team to a 4-0 Shoreline Conference win over Haddam-Killingworth on Wednesday in Higganum.
Olivia Hemstock had three hits for the Thunderbirds (16-0).
In a battle of undefeated boys tennis teams, Staples pulled out a 4-3 win over Greenwich in a key, late-season FCIAC matchup held in Westport on Wednesday.
The undefeated Wreckers won three of the four singles matches. At first singles, Evan F…
Fittingly, Emily Delepine provided the game-winning hit for the Greenwich High School softball team on its Senior Day on Wednesday.
A senior outfielder, Delepine’s single to left field scored junior outfielder Katie Walko, giving Greenwich an …
The CIAC boys basketball state tournament’s five divisions are virtually set for the 2018-19 season. In a statement released on Wednesday afternoon, the CIAC divulged its transparent process of how the 183 schools that have the sport will be ranked for the upcoming season. Certain criteria was used by the CIAC boys basketball committee, with […]
Welcome to the fifth episode of the High and Tight podcast. We are are coming down to the final stretch of the regular season. Teams are preparing for conference and state tournaments. Baseball writer Scott Ericson and I recap some of the games we saw across the state last week. We give out a ton […]
WINSTED – What might have been a pitchers’ duel between Shepaug starter Alan Stinson and Northwestern’s Mike Oley turned into a Spartan rout by the third inning, ending in an 11-4 win for undefeated Shepaug (16-0; 14-0 Berkshire League).