NEW HAVEN — While Old Saybrook had its share of success in the CIAC Class S boys and girls track and field championships at Floyd Little Athletic Center on Friday, in the end Bloomfield’s depth proved to be too much to ove…
The 2018 All-Pequot League Football Teams. Players of the Year SASSACUS: TOBEY CALLENDER, Haddam-Killingworth UNCAS: JULIEN RIVAS, Stafford/Somers/East Windsor Coach of the Year BRIAN MAZZONE, Stafford/Somers/East Windsor Ted Netcoh Award LUCIANO DUFFY, Old Saybrook/Westbrook Sassacus Offense QB–Bryce Karstetter, Cromwell/Portland QB–JP Nye, Morgan RB–Tobey Callender, Haddam-Killingworth RB–Nick Braga, Valley Regional/Old Lyme WR — Jason O’Brien, Valley Regional/Old […]
Schedule, scoreboard, broadcast, live blog and story links for the 2018 CIAC Fall State Championships. Boys soccer, girls soccer, volleyball and the swimming state open will be broadcast online by the NFHS Network (a subscription is required). Purchase tickets to the state finals at CIACSports.com. Due to Thursday’s snowstorm, the entire outdoor schedule has been […]
WINSTED — Gilbert/Northwestern’s football team came home from a three-week start on the road for a resounding 45-14 win over Canton Saturday afternoon at Van Why Field.
“We ran the ball well today,” said Coach Scott Salius.
The Yellowjackets e…
The Weston boys soccer team has been building toward this for four seasons.
Now, players who started for the team as freshmen are part of an all-senior starting 11 for the Trojans.
Four of those seniors: Max Blank, David Tamburr…
Vitals COACH — DANTE BOFFI (2nd year, 1-9) CONFERENCE — Pequot Uncas PLAYOFF CLASS — S (236 boys enrollment) HOME — Canton High School Turf Field 2017 RECORD — 1-9 2018 OPENER — Sept. 8 at Coginchaug/Hale Ray/East Hampton, 6 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — MaxPreps Top players CARTER GAVIN, Jr., RB/LB (6-1, 205) CHARLIE PARCHEN, […]
Goin' to the ship! Cromwell rolls over Canton 65-44, and earns a trip to the finals at Mohegan Sun! #RunToTheSun #Mohegan #ctbb pic.twitter.com/PnKoEoDlan — Mark Wright (@MarkWayneWright) March 15, 2018 MERIDEN — Noah Budzik scored 19 points, leading four players in double figures as Cromwell led wire-to-wire in defeating Canton 65-44 in the Division V […]
Miracle in Canton! from SCG Station on Vimeo. UPDATE: Check the nice version of this play, above, via SCG Station on Vimeo. ♦♦♦ Canton has claimed the the last two Class S girls basketball championships and, as a No. 2 seed with an 18-3 overall record, was as good a choice as any to three-peat […]
UNCASVILLE >> The girls Class S state final has been streaky in recent years. Thomaston made it four straight seasons, the last three have been vs. Canton. But the most recent streak is now Warriors victories: two. Third-seeded Canton upended fifth-seeded Thomaston 60-51 at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday to win its second straight Class […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The principal of Canton High School says some of his students crossed the line into hate speech when they taunted basketball players from a predominantly black and Latino school with chants of “Trump, Trump, Trump!” Officials say about seven or eight students from Canton chanted the president’s name as players from the […]
Fifteen high school athletic programs have been selected as CIAC Michaels Achievement Cup exemplary programs recognizing their outstanding achievement as overall athletics programs for the 2015-16 academic year. The 15 schools are: Amity, Brookfield, Canton, Cheshire, East Catholic, East Lyme, Haddam-Killingworth, Immaculate, Joel Barlow, Lauralton Hall, Ledyard, Lewis Mills, Lyman Memorial, Staples and Valley Regional. […]
Above: Highlight reel for senior quarterback Alex Higley, who returns to help Canton rebound from last year’s 0-10 season under new coach Mike Guy. Vitals Coach: MICHAEL GUY (First year) Conference: Pequot Uncas-West Playoff Class: S (246 boys enrollment) Home: Canton High School Field 2015 Record: 0-10 (0-5 Pequot West) 2016 Kickoff: Sept. 10 vs. Nonnewaug, 1 p.m. Team website: Canton Football Online | MaxPreps Top […]
MILFORD >> As the graduation night party extended into the early morning hours, the seven seniors on the Canton girls lacrosse team knew that the time had come to leave one fun-filled experience behind so they could partake in another one. There was one slight problem: one of those seniors was still under the spell […]
Canton’s redemption tour is complete. And it concluded with the program’s first state title. The third-seeded Warriors knocked off No. 1, and two-time defending champion, Thomaston 64-51 in the Class S state championship game this past weekend at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville. Canton lost to the Bears 52-50 in last season’s Class S […]
CIAC State Championship Weekend Scoreboard UNCASVILLE >> No. 3 Canton ended No. 1 Thomaston’s two-year reign as Class S girls basketball champion with a 64-41 win at the Mohegan Sun Saturday morning. Last year, the same two teams defended each other to a two-point win for the Golden Bears on a last-minute steal by Gabrielle […]
After a year to think about it, No. 1 Thomaston and No. 3 Canton are back on the Mohegan Sun court this morning playing for the same stakes they fought for a year ago — the CIAC Class S girls basketball championship. Thomaston put it away last year for its second straight state championship, sealing […]
CLASS LL No. 4 STAMFORD (24-2) vs. No. 10 GREENWICH (19-4) When: Sunday, 12:30 p.m. Where: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville TV: CPTV Sports Internet: NFHSNetwork.com Championship game appearances: This is first appearance for both teams. What to look for: A clash of FCIAC rivals. One will win its first CIAC state title. It marks the […]
CIAC Winter Championship Weekend Scoreboard It could be a historic weekend at the Mohegan Sun Arena, site of the CIAC girls basketball state championships. Canton (Class S), Notre Dame-Fairfield (Class M) and FCIAC rivals Stamford and Greenwich, which square off in Class LL, are each in search of a first CIAC state title. Another team, […]
EAST GRANBY >> What a dagger by the East Windsor High boys basketball team. The Panthers scored five points in the final 22 seconds including a 30-foot three-point shot from freshman Marcus Goss that banked in off the backboard at the buzzer to lift East Windsor to a 57-54 victory over Canton in the championship game […]
It’s every player’s dream growing up and simulated thousands of times in backyards and playgrounds everywhere: Game on the line. Seconds left. One more shot. And you have the ball. That’s the position East Windsor freshman Marcus Goss found himself in at the NCCC Boys Basketball Championship. With the game tied at 54-all, Goss took […]
@GameTimeCT Canton, down 48-46, fouled at regulation buzzer. Swish. Timeout. Swish. Headed to OT pic.twitter.com/vruuUeL7xd — Marty Bernoski (@MBernoski) March 2, 2016 It wasn’t a #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters basket, technically speaking. Either way, Canton’s Cameron Lange saved his team with some buzzer-beating heroics in the NCCC semifinals Tuesday night. Down 48-46, Lange’s jumper missed as time expired. […]
Canton has hired former Housatonic Valley coach Michael Guy to head its football program, the Collinsville Press’ Gerry deSimas, Jr. reported Wednesday night. Guy, a retired physical education teacher who coached Housatonic Valley from 1975 to 2003, is Canton’s fifth head coach since it revived the program in 2007. “He will be very good for […]
From the CIAC: Twenty high school athletic programs have been selected as CIAC Michaels Achievement Cup exemplary programs recognizing their outstanding achievement as overall athletics programs for the 2014-15 academic year. They are: Branford Canton Coventry East Catholic East Hampton Fairfield Ludlowe Fitch Joel Barlow Ledyard Lewis Mills Lyman Memorial Lyme-Old Lyme North Branford Northwest Catholic Northwestern Simsbury […]
EAST Coginchaug The Blue Devils lost several of their star players from last season and head into 2015 with new coach Nick D’Angelo. Parker Tregoning and Cam Powers at least return at RB and Wes Benjunas takes over at QB for graduated Jake Ober. The defense, however, returns just four starters. Team Preview […]
Vitals Coach: Christopher Currier (First year) Conference: Pequot West Playoff Class: S (256 boys enrollment) Home Field: Canton High School Turf Field 2014 Record: 10-2 (Pequot Uncas Champions; Class S-Small semifinalist) 2015 Kickoff: Sept. 12 at SMSA/University, 1 p.m. Team website: Canton Football Online | MaxPreps Top Players Alex Higley, 5-10, 170, Jr., QB Will Carlson, 6-2, 230, […]
HEBRON >> Morgan golf coach Eric Bergman doesn’t easily forget a half-dozen years ago when the program went through a winless season. “We couldn’t garner any support for the team. I thought we were in jeopardy of losing the program,” Bergman said. It brings much more appreciation to what the Huskies have accomplished the past […]
UNCASVILLE >> Thomaston’s girls basketball team persevered through an ugly game at the Mohegan Sun Saturday morning for a 52-50 win over No. 1 Canton and a second straight Class S championship for the No. 3 Golden Bears. “We’ll have to live with those turnovers, along with the championship,” said Coach Bob McMahon. In one […]
WATERBURY >> Canton head girls’ basketball coach Brian Medeiros was hoping he wouldn’t have to face Notre Dame-Fairfield at all, or at least until the state final. But the way the brackets set up, top-seeded Canton’s road to the Mohegan Sun placed Notre Dame smack-dab in the way. Friday evening at Wilby High, led by […]
HARTFORD – In their final game as a member of the North Central Connecticut Conference, the Avon High girls basketball team wanted to go out with some style and a victory. The Falcons, who shared the league championship with Canton, won their 1212 NCCC Tournament title Thursday night with a 60-46 win over Bolton. It was […]