The 2018 All-NVL Spring Sports teams (Only the Baseball and Softball teams. If you have others please send it our way) Baseball Outstanding Senior Fran Phelan, Holy Cross All-NVL Fran Phelan, Holy Cross Hector Alejandro, Sacred Heart Jack Drewry, Wolcott Cam Cerruto, Torrington Justin Guerrera, Watertown Ryan Greene, St. Paul Julian Thayer, St. Paul Zach […]
Naugatuck Valley League
The Naugatuck Valley League, centered in Waterbury where five of the 14 schools are located, is wholly made up of 14 schools located in the Naugatuck River Valley. The league expanded from 12 to 14 schools in 2009 and features two divisions of seven teams titled the Brass and Copper Divisions.
Miss baseball yet? Well Scott Ericson and I do and with all the video footage and commentary from last weekend, we decided to put it together for a recap video of the state champion. Enjoy!
It’s only fitting that the lone team to post an undefeated record would finish atop the final edition of the GameTimeCT/Register Top 10 poll. Masuk finished off its season in style, rolling through the Class L tournament en route to its fourth state championship in school history and first under coach Leigh Barone. Masuk completed […]
Recaps: Class LL | Class L | Class M | Class S 1.) CHAMPIONSHIP DEDICATION: This year’s CIAC baseball tournaments were dedicated to one of the greatest coaches in state history, Leo Pinsky. A three-sport athlete at Hartford Public, he went on to play baseball and football at UConn. Pinksy took over as the coach […]
MIDDLETOWN — It had been 11 years since two Naugatuck Valley League teams had met in a state tournament final.
A pair of NVL teams got together Saturday night as 9th-seeded Seymour won its fifth state title with a 13-2 victory over 3rd-seeded …
Hannah Davis delivers the go-ahead hit in the top of the 6th to send Stafford to the program's first softball state title since 1976. #ctsb More championship excitement sure to come the rest of the weekend. pic.twitter.com/LP4JklLu4l — CIAC Sports (@ciacsports) June 9, 2018 STRATFORD — Hanna Davis’ RBI single to left capped a four-run […]
2018 Spring Championship Scoreboard LIVE UPDATES ♦♦♦ CLASS LL No. 3 Ridgefield (20-4) vs. No. 4 Cheshire (20-4) When: Saturday, 12 p.m. Where: Palmer Field, Middletown On the Web: NFHS Network (subscription required) Championship game appearances: Ridgefield making first state final appearance. Cheshire won Class LL in 1993, Class L in 1992, 1984; Lost LL final 1996, […]
2018 Spring Championship Scoreboard LIVE UPDATES ♦♦♦ CLASS LL No. 2 Trumbull (24-2) vs. No. 5 Amity (21-4) When: Saturday, 4 p.m. Where: Biondi Field, West Haven ON THE AIR/WEB: WAVZ 1300-AM Championship game appearances: Trumbull is making second appearance (1-0), won in 2017. Amity is making 15th appearance (5-9), last won in 2012. What […]
MIDDLETOWN — Seymour pitcher Austin DeRosa had seen the double-digit run totals St. Joseph had put up in the first three rounds of the Class M state tournament.
Rather than being scared off, DeRosa said the potent offense of the Cadets was his…
Trager triple brings in 2 more. Wolcott up 5-1 in second #ctbase pic.twitter.com/rHz1347sWL — Scott Ericson (@EricsonSports) June 6, 2018 MIDDLETOWN—A lot of things went right for the Wolcott baseball team this season but getting production from the bottom of the order was not always one of them. That changed in the Class M semifinals […]
BRISTOL — Coach Bill Mazzucco gripped the alligator-shaped shoehorn tightly in his hand as he brought his Notre Dame-Fairfield players into a huddle in the middle of the Muzzy Field locker room. Over the past two years, the alligator shoehorn …
NEW BRITAIN — Pomperaug High School freshman Katherine Wiser spent much of the championship portion of the cross country season last fall chasing Wilton senior Morgan McCormick This outdoor track season, however, it’s been McCormick chasing Wiser. Wiser pulled away with a late surge to win the 3,200 meters at the State Open track and […]
NEW BRITAIN — They know the tradition. They knew it’d been a while since their team won a State Open. Danbury’s boys track and field team was happy to change that Monday at Willow Brook Park.
The Hatters won three events, including the 4×400 r…
The 2018 CIAC Softball Tournament pairings, scoreboard. Results will be updated throughout the tournament. Update, May 25, Class L: Maloney had been docked a victory due to the self-reported use of an ineligible player. The Spartans’ record dropped from 16-4 to 15-5 and went from the No. 6 seed in Class L to No. 7 seed. […]
Seymour’s Becca Johnson has been named the 2018 Gatorade Connecticut Softball Player of the Year. She is the first player from Seymour to be selected. The award recognizes not only athletic excellence, but also academic achievement and exemplary character off the field. The 5-foot-5 senior outfielder had led the Wildcats to a 20-1 record and […]
SEYMOUR — Kari Marks ended the game with her 11th strikeout, finishing off a four-hitter in Granby’s 3-2 win Sunday over Seymour at Davis-Pereiras Field in the CIAC Class M softball quarterfinals.
Marks opened the scoring with a solo home run …
BRISTOL — When Dillon Higgins arrived at Notre Dame-Fairfield four years ago, he arrived with a single goal: win a state championship.
His freshman year, the Lancers fell in the first round. The last two years ND’s season ended in the second r…
NAUGATUCK — All nine Law batters had at least one hit as the 13th seed beat 12th-seeded Naugatuck 5-2 on Friday night in the CIAC Class L quarterfinals.
Law (15-8) advanced to its first state semifinal in 30 years. It’ll face top-ranked, top-s…
The 2018 CIAC Baseball Tournament pairings and scoreboard. Results will be updated throughout the tournament. Postponement games/times noted in red. The CLASS LL QUALIFYING ROUND Saturday, May 26 Farmington 7, Stamford 6 Norwalk 9, Naugatuck 3 FIRST ROUND Tuesday, May 29, 3:30 p.m. Amity 2, Fairfield Ludlowe 1(11) Cheshire 6, New Canaan 1 Danbury 7, Darien […]
CLASS L QUALIFYING ROUND Saturday, May 26, 10 a.m. Fairfield Ludlowe 5, Simsbury 2 Ridgefield 5, Cheshire 2 Amity 5, Wethersfield 2 Conard 4, Newtown 3 Wilton 7, New Britain 0 Westhill 6, Southington 2 Hall 7, E.O. Smith 0 Trumbull 5, Pomperaug 2 FIRST ROUND Saturday, May 26, 12:30 p.m. unless noted Glastonbury 7, Fairfield Ludlowe […]
The story so far… Over the past two days we have seen 64 games and a lot has happened. But don’t worry we have you covered. Here is a quick rundown of the baseball state tournaments from the past two days. Class LL First Round No. 1 Fairfield Prep cruises in opener vs. Norwalk […]
WATERTOWN — Defending NVL champion Holy Cross held onto its crown Thursday at the Watertown Golf Club with a 20-stroke win over second-place Torrington, 340-360.
“This is our first back-to-back championship in the 17 years I’ve been here,” sai…
DURHAM — Pain and relief were the feelings of the day after Seymour outlasted Coginchaug 3-2 in nine innings in a CIAC Class M second-round baseball game on Thursday.
Seymour (16-6) was happy to leave town as a tournament quarterfinalist knowi…
With the incredible run of success over the last three years, the legacy of the senior class is one that will go down in Derby High School folklore. However, before taking aim at a State Open title, the Red Raiders’ boys track and field team h…
The Southern Connecticut Diamond Club, Inc. will honor 30 area high school baseball players at its annual awards banquet on Sunday, June 10, at Monticello’s Restaurant in Meriden. Each player will be presented with the John “Whitey” Piurek “There’s No ‘I’ In Team” Award. Named for the longtime West Haven High coach, the honor is […]
Maddie Lula had three hits, including a game-winning RBI, and scored to lead the the No. 13 Law softball team to a CIAC Class L second-round 4-2 upset over No.4 North Haven on Wednesday in North Haven. Brianna Buccitti pitched a complete game three-hitter and Cali Jolley and Kacy O’Connor each had two hits for […]
WINSTED – Top-seeded Northwestern blew out nearly all its opponents in an undefeated regular season in the Berkshire League.
Wednesday, the Highlanders survived their second straight Class M state tournament nailbiter in a 4-3 round two softba…
CLASS M OXFORD 3, MASUK 0 Game scores: Oxford 25-19, 25-20, 25-20. Records: Masuk 10-11, Oxford 12-7. Highlights: M—Tristan McDonough had 15 kills, eight digs and three aces. O—Aaron King had three kills and five digs. Jake Suttile had 24 assists and three kills. Zach Lanza had eight digs. The sixth-seeded Wolverines will play […]
Here’s Amity’s Julian Stevens with the walk off single in the bottom of the 11th as the Spartans survive and beat Ludlowe 2-1 #ctbase (H/T Amity baseball) pic.twitter.com/IgawAGL3Np — GameTimeCT (@GameTimeCT) May 30, 2018 Julian Stevens hit a walk-off RBI single to lead the No. 7 Amity baseball team to a 2-1 win over No. […]