MILFORD — Foran High placed second at the Class M wrestling tournament in Guilford on Saturday. Coach Dave Esposito’s Lions, it was the second consecutive season they were M runners-up, and the eighth straight season they have placed in the top three. Suffield/Windsor Locks (187) won its first state title. Foran (181.5), without a finalist, had eight […]
GUILFORD — Suffield/Windsor Locks will raise the Class M banner after working its way past three contenders to capture the Class M wrestling title at Guilford High on Saturday.
For coach Matt Mangelli’s Wil…
Law’s Diontae Eady talks after scoring 1000th career point in win against Hand @GameTimeCT #ctbb pic.twitter.com/naGDEY2dgA — Bill Bloxsom (@blox354) February 20, 2020 MILFORD —Jonathan Law’s Diontae Eady has had the spotlight upon him on many occasions during his four years of playing varsity basketball for coach Jamie Anderson’s Lawmen. A quick-silver guard with […]
TRUMBULL — Trumbull football coach Marce Petroccio has been nominated by the National High School Athletic Coaches Association as one of eight finalists for National High School Coach of the Year. The awards banquet which will take place at the National convention at the Lincoln Station Great Hall in Lincoln, Nebraska, on July 23. Petroccio’s teams have an overall […]
MIDDLETOWN — Old hat conveys the notion that something is predictable to the point of being boring. It also can be wrongly cited when it comes to the Xavier wrestling team that something familiar is out of fashion.
MILFORD — Jonathan Law’s performance on the balance beam proved to be the difference at the SCC Championships in the James Richetelli Sr. Gymnasium on Thursday night. Law defeated Mercy, 126.60 to 126.40, to win the title. Coach Pat Simon’s Lady Lawmen posted a score of 32.30 to the Tigers’ 29.80 on the beam to […]
MILFORD — Jonathan Law’s performance on the balance beam proved to be the difference at the SCC Championships in the James Richetelli Sr. Gymnasium on Thursday night.
Law defeated Mercy, 126.60 to 126.40, t…
MILFORD —Three-point shooters are recognized for spotting up beyond the arc and stepping into their shot with precision. Watch Fairfield Prep’s Max Manjos for a half and you can get locked into a different perspective. A 5…
SHELTON — Shelton wrestling recognized its eight seniors prior to the Gaels match with Notre Dame-West Haven last week in the Vincent Murray Gymnasium. Coach Bill Maloney welcomed the Green Knights and their seniors before calling Shelton’s upper class to the mat along with their family members. Teammates read accolades and memories for each of […]
MILFORD — Mike Plaskon, a 2019 Law graduate, will be playing football at Central Connecticut State University after a year at Bridgton Academy (Maine). “We knew about Mike coming out of Law,” CCSU associate head coach Adam Jenkins said. “He was intriguing because of his physical skills. Mike was a running back and we wanted to decide […]
MILFORD — Rayshon Jacobs out of Jonathan Law has signed a letter of intent to play football at Central Connecticut State University. “I wanted to stay in the area, and I love the great athletic and academic program that CCSU offers,” Jacobs said. “I’m going to study paleontology. Since I was little, I’ve been interested in […]
FAIRFIELD — Cassi Barbato scored 17 points to lead Trumbull to its 61-36 victory over St. Joseph in the opening game of the Playing For a Cure doubleheader at Fairfield University’s Alumni Hall on Friday.
Notre Dame-West Haven wrestler Kevin Sevigny talks about 44-36 win at Shelton @GameTimeCT #ctwr pic.twitter.com/4TiuyVzy6I — Bill Bloxsom (@blox354) February 5, 2020 SHELTON —Kevin Sevigny is a sophomore on the Notre Dame-West Haven wrestling team. A 132-pounder, Sevigny closed out the Green Knights’ 44-36 victory over Shelton with a decisive win at the Vincent Murray […]
TRUMBULL —St. Joseph found another way to pull out a victory when coach Kevin Wielk’s Cadets defeated New Canaan, 72-70, on Vito Montelli Court Monday night. St. Joe’s in now 10-2 overall and a league-leading 9-1 (with Ridgefield) in the FCIAC. Paul Fabbri scored 30 points for St. Joe’s, which added this tight win to […]
MILFORD — Amity’s Mia Manzione hit the floor under the Law basket looking for a tie up. She got control of the ball and from her knees found Jill Martin open for a 3-pointer. That gave the Spartans a 14-point lead midway t…
TRUMBULL — Trumbull went on the attack from the opening tip on its way to a 70-37 victory over No. 3 Norwalk on Thursday. The outcome between the host Eagles and the Bears was a tossup coming in. The margin of victory was surprising. Trumbull improved to 11-3 overall and moved to 8-2 in the […]
SHELTON — Shelton boys basketball coach Brian Gardiner had reason to be concerned when Career paid a visit to Murray Gymnasium on Tuesday night.
Yes, his Gaels had won six of their last seven, but the last …
SHELTON — The four girls’ basketball divisions in the Southern Connecticut Conference have just crossed the midway point in scheduled games for the upcoming playoffs. Shelton from the Hammonasset Division finds itself linked at the top with annual favorites Sheehan and Mercy in the Housatonic, Hamden and Sacred Heart Academy in the Oronoque and Wilbur Cross and Hand in […]
MILFORD — Foran scored the first two baskets when the Lions took on Jonathan Law in an SCC girls’ basketball game. But the rival Lawwomen took it from there, scoring the next 23 points en route to a 61-28 victory at the James Richetelli Sr. Gymnasium on Friday night. “For us, we’ve had every kind […]
TRUMBULL — Norwalk and St. Joseph, two of the top teams in the FCIAC, met at Vito Montelli Court on Tuesday with the Bears coming away with an impressive 64-44 victory. “We finally put a full game together,” Norwalk head coach Evan Kelley said. “Throughout our seven wins we hadn’t done that. Tonight, we shared the basketball. I threw […]
TRUMBULL — It was a perfect storm for Trumbull when it knocked No. 10 Staples from the ranks of the unbeaten, 71-59, in an FCIAC boys basketball game on Friday night.
Trumbull improved to 6-2, 3-1 in the FC…
MILFORD — Elena Petrie is just one of the West Haven gang.
Petrie, a sophomore forward, stepped out of the shadows with a five-point scoring splurge midway through the fourth quarter when West Haven won a 3…
TRUMBULL — St. Joseph and Westhill each featured quick guards and aggressive big men willing to go at it when the Vikings visited the Cadets at Vito Montelli Court in an FCIAC matchup on Tuesday night.
TRUMBULL —Trumbull held a seven-point lead on Ridgefield with the clock ticking under three minutes when the FCIAC rivals met on Friday night. The Tigers scored the next six points to draw within 35-34, but the Eagles made six consecutive free throws and came away with a 42-34 decision. Emi Roberto (10 points) made a […]
MILFORD — Those on hand got to see two matches that showed the best of the sport and the athletes that take part in it when Jonathan Law’s wrestling team met Shelton at the James Richetelli Sr. Gymnasium on Wednesday night. Coach Matt Schoonmaker’s Lawmen defeated coach Bill Maloney’s Gaels, 39-27. The 170- and the 132-pound weight classes highlighted this matchup […]
TRUMBULL —Liz Adzima was the only player in double figures for St. Joseph when the Cadets defeated Trinity Catholic, 59-28, in a clash between FCIAC girls basketball teams at Vito Montelli Court on Tuesday. Adzima had 12 points, but 10 of the 12 players that saw considerable playing time for coach Lindwall’s Cadets scored points.” […]
MILFORD — Jonathan Law’s Jon Vitale is an even-keeled player on the basketball court. With the game tied at 50 with just over a minute remaining, Vitale showed that side when he knocked down a 3-pointer to give the visitors the boost it needed to win a 57-52 SCC decision on Friday night. “It’s always […]
MILFORD — Jonathan Law scored on its first three possessions of the third quarter, and ended the frame with a 3-pointer, on its way to winning a 34-17 SCC road decision from Foran at the Lions’ Edna Fraser Gym on Friday night. Katie Konareski scored on a putback, Shelby Green on a drive through traffic, […]
MILFORD — Foran High needed to win the last three bouts to wrestle away a 40-38 victory from Amity on Thursday. Michael Vanchot took the mat for his match at 138 pounds with Amity in front 38-23. He pinned in 1:02. Ryan Jordan was next up and dominated to win by 18-3 technical fall to […]