Bristol Eastern took over the No. 1 ranking from CCC rival RHAM in the final Connecticut volleyball coaches state poll of the regular season. The Lancers defeated RHAM, 3-2, last Wednesday, knocking the Sachems from the top spot after just one week. Bristol Eastern took 23 of the 27 first-place votes. RHAM fell into a […]
There were wholesale changes this week, and there are certainly more on the way, in the Connecticut volleyball coaches poll this week. With Greenwich falling to Westhill 3-0 last week, the Cards dropped from the No. 1 spot for the first time this season, clearing the way for RHAM to take over as the state’s […]
Brielle Behuniak, Naugatuck: The senior 10 kills and 15 assists in the Greyhounds’ 3-0 win over Oxford on Thursday.
The Greenwich volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season but retained its hold on the No. 1 spot in the Connecticut volleyball coaches poll for week five. Unbeaten RHAM made the biggest jump, as it leapt three spots from No. 5 to No. 2, picking up 11 of the 30 first-place votes. Bristol […]
With six returning seniors, all of whom had plenty of varsity experience, the Seymour volleyball team had plenty of reason to be confident coming into the season.
Through 14 matches, the Wildcats are unscat…
The top three remained the same, but Guilford made a jump to the No. 4 spot in the latest Connecticut volleyball coaches poll. Guilford, the SCC’s last remaining unbeaten team, toppled conference contenders Cheshire, Shelton and Amity in succession and moved up two spots while gaining a pair of first-place votes. Greenwich kept its hold […]
The Greenwich Cardinals landed atop the season’s first Connecticut volleyball coaches poll, which featured five teams receiving first-place votes. Greenwich received 11 of the 25 No. 1 votes, amassing 406 points to lead the poll, with Bristol Eastern a close second with 390 points and four first-place votes. Ludlowe is third, followed by No. 4 […]
Emma Appleman, Guilford: Appleman collected 16 kills, 7 aces, 9 digs and 2 blocks as the Indians won against Cheshire 3-0 in a battle of unbeaten teams.
Olivia Bessette, Pl…
Jacqui Bates, Coventry: Bates had 18 digs, 10 kills and two aces to lead Coventry past defending ECC champion Woodsto…
[Vitals] COACH — TOM HAMMON (1st year) CONFERENCE — Pequot PLAYOFF CLASS — Class M (co-op) HOME — Coventry High School Field 2018 RECORD — 3-7 2019 OPENER — Sept. 13 vs. Ellington, 6:30 p.m. TEAM WEBSITES — Maxpreps [Top Players] JORDAN SMITH, Sr., RB/CB, (5-foot-10, 180) KALEB CARLSON, Jr., RB/S, (5-8, 170) DEVIN GROVER, Sr., […]
This November, the CIAC will crown champions in boys soccer for the 20th time this century. In that time, 45 schools have claimed state titles in Classes S, M, L and LL, including years where co-championships were earned. Five schools, Farmington, East Catholic, Brookfield, Barlow and Avon have won titles in two different classes. Here […]
MIDDLETOWN — Coventry took home its first state championship since 1984 on the strength of two errors and one huge hit by Jordan Jersoszko in a 3-0 win over Shepaug Saturday afternoon at Palmer Field. No. 2-seeded Coventry’s Matt Cook and No. 4 Shepaug’s Dom Perachi limited batters to a combined six hits for […]
STAPLES VS SOUTHINGTON
When: Saturday, noon
Where: Palmer Field, Middletown
BERLIN — Holy Cross was determined to get back to the state finals after a one-year hiatus, but Jack Kennedy had plans of his own.
The right-hander from Shepaug Valley pitched with guts and guile, leading t…
The North-Central Boys Basketball Tournament will begin with play-in games Thursday, Feb. 21 at the sites of the higher seeds and continue Friday with quarterfinal games, also at the sites of the higher seeds. The semifinals will be held Tuesday, Feb. 26 and championship Friday, March 1, both at the sites of the higher seeds. […]
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 […]
Congrats to the CIAC Class S champs – Lyman Memorial Bulldogs! @Lymanathletics1 @ciacsports @GoECCAthletics #bleedblue #ctvb #ctgvb pic.twitter.com/7zF6wkraFu — Tom Nanos (@NanosPhoto) November 18, 2018 EAST HAVEN — To say Lyman Memorial got off to a slow start would be an understatement. The Bulldogs looked as if the moment may be too big for them as defending Class S […]
CIAC 2018 FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCOREBOARD CLASS LL No. 12 DARIEN (17-6) vs. No. 10 AMITY (17-5) When: 10 a.m. Where: East Haven High School Broadcast: NFHS Network (Subscription Required) Championship game appearances: Darien is making its 19th championship game appearance, third in LL. Darien has won 17 state titles, falling only to East Lyme in its […]
Vitals COACH — TONY BONITO (13th year, 68-58) CONFERENCE — Pequot Uncas PLAYOFF CLASS — M (co-op) HOME — Coventry High School Field 2017 RECORD — 10-1, lost to SMSA Co-Op in Class M quarterfinals 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 vs. Lewis Mills, 7 p.m. Top Players NICK GRIMALDI, Sr., OT/LB (5-11, 180) SID GREEN, […]
MIDDLETOWN — Notre Dame-Fairfield finished a magical run through the Class S tournament, winning the title with an electric 10-6 victory over Coventry Saturday afternoon at Sal Romano Memorial Stadium at Palmer Field.
It was the fourth CIAC ti…
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, […]
BRISTOL — It all started with a bloop single, a seemingly innocuous pop-up that detected a small opening in no-man’s-land in shallow left field and dropped in for a hit.
It wasn’t particularly well-hit, but it certainly was well placed, and th…
We’ve made it. The long, grueling grind that is the regular season is finally over. All 12 weeks are in the books — so is Thanksgiving. The playoffs are here. The quarterfinals begin Tuesday at the sites of the higher seeds at 6:30 p.m. The 2017 CIAC Football Playoff Schedule The semifinals, however, have been […]
Berlin pulled away from rival Bloomfield in the fourth quarter and stayed unbeaten with a 23-14 victory at Sage Park Friday night. James Mazzarella, who had fumbled at the goal line just moments earlier, scored the go-ahead safety when he sacked Daron Bryden in the end zone with 2:41 remaining. Berlin then tacked on a […]
WFSB 3 Connecticut COVENTRY — Nick Pronovost returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown for the second-consecutive week and Jacob Carlson ran for a 70-yard score as Coventry/Windham Tech/Bolton/Lyman Memorial defeated Stafford/Somers/East Windsor 24-7 in a Pequot Uncas battle of unbeatens Friday night. Pronovost, who returned the opening kickoff for a score vs. Gilbert/Northwestern last week, […]
WINSTED — Coventry’s Nick Pronovost ran back the opening kickoff 93 yards for a touchdown, setting the tone for a first-quarter hole Gilbert/Northwestern could never climb out of in a 42-20 Patriot win at Gilbert’s Van Why Field Saturday…
COVENTRY — Coventry/Bolton/Windham Tech defeated Haddam-Killingworth 46-21 Friday night to remain undefeated. The Patriots raced to a 30-7 half time lead on two first-quarter touchdowns by Shaun O’Connell who had two, one-yard runs, a 49-yard run by Nick Pronovost and a 32-yard run by Jordan Smith. H-K (2-3) got on the board on a second […]
WEST HAVEN – Coventry has played for a boys soccer state championship four times in its history but had yet to win a title, including last year. The school’s wait has finally ended. Behind goals from Jared Cote and Zach Stoddard and a defense which did not allow a goal in the state tournament, third-seeded Coventry […]
CLASS LL No. 4 FARMINGTON (17-2-1) vs. No. 7 SHELTON (19-3-1) When: Saturday, 2 p.m. Where: Willow Brook Park, New Britain Internet: NFHSNetwork.com (subscription required) Championship game appearances: Farmington is making its 18th appearance, going 11-6 previously; this is Shelton’s first appearance in a final. What to look for: Originally, Danbury was supposed to be […]