Check this “daffy,” in the words of The Day of New London’s Ned Griffen, fake punt play from NFA’s 41-26 victory over East Lyme on Friday night. It was a direct snap to the up-back, who barreled into the scrum and got stood up, but not tackled, short of the first down. Here’s where it […]
EAST LYME—For a team as young as Norwalk, it’s not a surprise the Bears got off to a slow start at East Lyme on Friday night.
After a nearly two-hour-plus bus ride, the sluggish Bears trailed at the half before rolling to a 41-24, opening-nigh…
Vitals COACH — RUDY BAGOS (6th year, 21-31) CONFERENCE — ECC Division I PLAYOFF CLASS — L (537 boys enrollment) HOME — Dick North Field, East Lyme 2017 RECORD — 7-3 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 vs. Norwalk, 7 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE Top Players CHRIS SALEMME, Sr. QB (5-8, 175) DALTON FRANCO, Sr. LB (6-2, […]
BRANFORD — In 2017, the Branford girls lacrosse team opened the season with an 11-9 loss against East Lyme but the Hornets went on to have a special and certainly memorable season.
They finished the regular season 12-4, went on to avenge the E…
Introducing the Top 10 hockey goals from championship weekend. Originally the list was going to be just the Top 5 goals, but there were some pretty good goals in the semifinals that I couldn’t ignore so the list grew to 10. No. 10 Ridgefield’s Matt Walker Trailing Fairfield Prep 1-0 in the Division I semifinals, […]
NEW HAVEN – The No. 3 Tri-Town and No. 5 Eastern CT Eagles boys hockey teams made their first championship appearance on Saturday in the CIAC Division III final and the Eastern CT Eagles made the most of their first chance for a title, scoring the game’s first three goals and cruising to victory. Kevin […]
DIVISION II Championship No. 1 FARMINGTON VALLEY vs. No. 3 GUILFORD When: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Where: Ingalls Rink, New Haven Records: Farmington Valley (21-3-1); Guilford (22-3) On The Air/Web: NFHSNetwork.com (subscription required) | WELI 960-AM Championship game appearances: As a co-op team Farmington Valley is making its first championship game appearance. Before joining the co-op, Farmington had […]
Mikey Buscetto, Waterford Point guard makes things go for the Eastern Connecticut Conference champions. Now Buscetto hopes to help the Lancers win some additional hardware in the Class M division at the Mohegan Sun Arena floor in a couple of weeks. George Gamble, Windsor A true difference maker, Windsor wasn’t the same team in the […]
Here’s Waterford winning its first ECC basketball championship #ctbb pic.twitter.com/Tjy5wXkmM0 — Sean Patrick Bowley (@SPBowley) March 1, 2018 WATERFORD — Round 1 went to Dev Ostrowski and East Lyme in a regular-season thriller that had everybody in this corner of Connecticut praying for a rematch. Eastern Connecticut got what it wanted in Wednesday’s ECC Division […]
East Lyme stuns No. 7 and undefeated Waterford 64-60. East Lyme celebrates on Waterford floor. #ctbb pic.twitter.com/4lbpSu0ffo — Joe Morelli (@nhrJoeMorelli) January 19, 2018 WATERFORD – Dev Ostrowski led the way with 24 points as East Lyme upset seventh-ranked and previously undefeated Waterford 64-60 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference showdownbefore a sellout of 1,500. Ostrowski, […]
REDDING — Barlow went from jubilation to dejection in a matter of moments late in the fourth quarter against East Lyme Friday night.Alex Stillman’s 93-yard kickoff return pulled the Falcons to within a point with just five minutes to play….
GUILFORD >> It was the Sophie Spencer show in the Class M girls lacrosse semifinals on Tuesday. While Branford showcased its speed, passing skills and solid draw control, Spencer dominated on offense. Spencer scored nine goals and Sabrina Torcellini added three goals and an assist to lead No. 4 Branford to a 16-13 win over […]
DEEP RIVER >> Former Valley Regional assistant coach Jeff Bernardi returned to Deep River on Friday night. Bernardi, now in his third season as East Lyme’s head coach, helped the Warriors win two state titles (2011 and 2013) during his five seasons at Valley. “It was a little awkward between seeing all the kids and […]
This is easily the best #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters of the young season. East Lyme was tied with Montville and had time to work for one last shot in overtime of an ECC battle at home Tuesday night. The Vikings might have drawn up the play, but it must have felt like eternity for its result to bear […]
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. […]
After winning its fourth straight Class LL state title, Amity is the unanimous No. 1 team in the final poll of 2016. The Spartans defeated new No. 3 Fairfield Warde 4-3 on a walk-off walk to win the championship. Amity went wire-to-wire as the No. 1 team in the state. It started the preseason No. […]
MIDDLETOWN >> If there ever was a team that defines the term resilient, it walked off Palmer Field Sunday afternoon as Class L state champions. Down to its last strike in the seventh inning, 11th-seeded Notre Dame rallied to tie the game when Dylan Reynolds was hit by a pitch to bring home the tying run. The […]
[aesop_character img=”http://www.gametimect.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/jayz.png” caption=”JIMMY ZANOR” align=”right” force_circle=”off”] Once again, Middletown is the center of the baseball universe this weekend. Four CIAC state baseball championship games are taking place at William J. Pomfret Stadium at Palmer Field beginning with tonight’s Class M battle between Wolcott and Northwestern. It’s time for some peanuts, Cracker Jacks and Palmer’s […]
CIAC Championship Weekend Scoreboard Class LL No. 10 FAIRFIELD WARDE vs. No. 1 AMITY When: Saturday, noon. Where: Palmer Field, Middletown Watch Live: TV: CPTV Sports | Online: NFHS Network Championship game appearances: This is the third state final appearance for Fairfield Warde and the first since the 2004 Warde/Ludlowe split from Fairfield High School, which […]
Amity is once again the unanimous No. 1 team in the state. After Waterford lost to East Lyme early last week, the Spartans regained the few first-place votes that had been going to the Lancers in recent weeks. While Waterford did not drop from the No. 2 spot, East Lyme rode its 16-game win streak into […]
Norwich Free Academy’s boys and East Lyme’s girls won the Eastern Connecticut Conference championship meets Saturday at Waterford. East Lyme’s girls team ended NFA’s run of eight consecutive titles. The Vikings, who were led by Haley Ashton’s wins in the 100-meter hurdles and as a member of the 4×400-meter relay team, earned 88 points to edge Griswold’s 75 […]
Losing the first four games of the season is not the way anyone wants to start a new year. Not scoring in the first two makes it even tougher. But winning the next 14 in a row to get back into the Eastern Connecticut Conference playoff contention makes that four game losing streak hurt much […]
MIDDLETOWN >> East Lyme boys basketball coach Jeff Bernardi knew Middletown was going to present some matchup problems in Wednesday’s Class L second round contest. The Vikings struggles were evident early. And when it was all said and done, Bernardi had even more high praise for the eighth-ranked Blue Dragons. “They’re not only one of […]
MIDDLETOWN >> Jack Doherty, Middletown High’s All-American candidate, smashed two pool records in leading the Blue Dragons to a come-from-behind, 100-85, win over East Lyme in the opener for both schools at the Baldwin-Parmelee pool Tuesday afternoon. Doherty swam the 50-yard freestyle in a time of 21.52 seconds and the 100-freestyle in a time of […]
Wednesday’s star Bronagh Lonergan, Guilford girls soccer: She had the game-winning goal and assisted on the game-tying goal in a 2-1 win over Masuk in the second round of the CIAC Class L tournament. [polldaddy poll=”9178028″] Vote for Thursday’s Star until 9 p.m. Friday.
Video via CPTVSports MILFORD >> Turnovers and penalties are a recipe for disaster for any football team. Law found that out Friday night in a 28-12 loss to visiting East Lyme. In a game pitting two winless teams, it was East Lyme from the ECC that converted a pair of first-half turnovers into touchdowns to […]
New London at Foran is one of four games this weekend between SCC and ECC schools. The Whalers and Lions meet in Milford on Friday night at 7. Also Friday, Law hosts East Lyme and Fitch visits Guilford. Both kickoff at 7 p.m. Xavier travels to Norwich Free Academy on Saturday at 1 p.m. Foran […]
DIVISION I Bacon Academy Sean Kelly is one of the state’s most prolific quarterbacks, and he has returning weapons at his side. But the Bobcats could use a defense if they want to make any headway among heavyweights like New London or NFA. Team Preview East Lyme Only five starters are back for […]
Above: Highlight reel for senior captain Travis Franco, one of the few East Lyme veterans who will be counted on to lead a young squad in 2015. Vitals Coach: Rudy Bagos (3rd year, 10-12) Conference: ECC Division I Playoff Class: L (537 boys enrollment) Home: East Lyme HS Football Field 2014 Record: 4-6 (3-6 ECC) 2015 Kickoff: Sept. 11 at New London, 6:30 p.m. […]