FINE PERFORMANCES Annie Acquavita, Cheshire: Acquavita passed the 100-goal mark for her career when she netted five in Cheshire’s 22-9 win over Branford on Tuesday. She also had two assists to give her seven points in the game. Cameryn Antler, Mercy: The senior netted seven goals as Mercy defeated Lauralton Hall, 16-10. Mia Carbone had […]
The 2019 GameTimeCT All-State Boys Swimming Team. Compiled by Dave Fierro. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media and John Marcolina photo courtesy of The Day of New London. Designed by Pete Paguaga. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Swimmer of the Year Ben Feldman Westhill/Stamford Feldman followed a dominant regular season in which he won every event by once […]
Prior to Thursday’s State Open Swimming Championships, Greenwich coach Terry Lowe said his team had to produce a perfect meet in order to win another title.
Well, the Cardinals captured yet another State Op…
The high school boys swimming season concludes Thursday with the CIAC State Open Championships. Here’s a look at the much-anticipated final competition of the season.
WHERE: Robert Kiphuth Memorial Exhibiti…
The Eastern Connecticut Eagles are champions of the Nutmeg Hockey Conference for the second year in a row. Ryan Huta, one of three players with four points, scored three goals to pace the top-seeded Eagles to a 7-2 win over Tri-Town on Thursday night at Connecticut College. Kyle Jacobson scored two goals and two assists, […]
It is conference tournament time for girls basketball. Let’s go! Thursday CCC No. 16 Conard at No. 1 Windsor: WINDSOR No. 15 Manchester at No. 2 East Hartford: EAST HARTFORD No. 14 Farmington at No. 3 Newington: Farmington could push Newington in this one. NEWINGTON No. 13 RHAM at No. 4 Glastonbury: A deceptively tough […]
Anthony Cardello, Housatonic: Scored twice in a 6-4 win over JBWA.
Thatcher Danielson, Greenwich: Scored in overtime to beat LaSalle Academy 3-2 at Providence College.
TOP 25 SWIMMERS TO WATCH
Andrew Buehler, Sheehan: The senior finished second at the Class M finals last season, totaling 428.15. He placed ninth at the State Open competition (430.90).
Kevin Bradley, Norwalk/McM…
Ridgefield at Fairfield Prep (Wonderland of Ice), Wednesday, 6 p.m.: The past two state champs: Not a bad way to get the season started. The rematch at the Winter Garden is Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Wilton at JBWA (Danbury), Wednesday, 7:40 p.m.: It’s the first game for the state’s newest co-op: That’s “Joel Barlow […]
The 2018 Eastern Connecticut Conference All-Star Football Teams. Division 1 Offense Center — Austin Beebe, Fitch Lineman — Joe Klick, NFA Lineman — Jeffrey Andruskiewicz, NFA Lineman — Josh Morton, East Lyme Lineman — Rahtrel Perry, New London Quarterback — Elijah Parker, NFA Receiver — Zehki Burgess, New London Receiver — Spencer Duthrie, East Lyme Receiver — Kevin Pomroy, NFA Back — Jacob Commander, New […]
NEW LONDON — A week ago, in New London’s 1-point victory over then-No. 8 Killingly, it was offense that came to the rescue. On a Saturday, in front of a large homecoming crowd at Cannamela Field, it was time for the defense to take a turn as a hero, especially when the offense gave visiting Fitch […]
Vitals COACH — MIKE ELLIS JR. (4th year, 19-12) CONFERENCE — ECC Division I PLAYOFF CLASS — L (594 boys enrollment) HOME — Dorr Field, Groton 2017 RECORD — 10-1, ECC Division I champions, lost to Masuk in Class L quarterfinals 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 at Hamden, 7 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — MaxPreps | TWITTER […]
GROTON – Coming off a loss, Waterford turned to its ace Mike Burrows to try and get back to into the win column on Saturday. The senior righthander didn’t let his team down. Burrows went to distance, striking out 14 as No. 2 Waterford beat rival Fitch 9-1. “We have a lot of confidence in […]
DARIEN — Somewhat surprisingly, the Fitch and Darien baseball teams played an almost mistake-free game in what was the season opener for both on Saturday.What that meant however, was that any miscue was magnified.It took just two by Darien, a …
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 […]
NEW HAVEN — After Staples’ star senior Sam New scored his third goal of the game with 2:15 left in the third period to tie the score at six, no one on the Eastern CT Eagles’ bench panicked.Not a single player or coach. And it showed out on the…
GROTON — Six days after a stunning loss to rival Newtown, Masuk, the ninth-ranked team in the GameTimeCT/Register poll, bused nearly 80 miles to Dorr Field for the start of the Class L playoffs against Fitch.Unfortunately for the Falcons, 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 […]
We were about to make the long trek to Killingly from GameTimeCT HQ. We’d reached the I-91 merge with I-95 in New Haven. Just turn left for 95 North and Killingly to watch if Capital Prep could continue its late drive for a Class S playoff berth, or take a right to West Haven to […]
BETHEL — Bethel boys soccer coach Tony Fernandes has lifted a state championship as both a player and coach, the latter in Wildcats colors.His message of “survive and advance” was heard loud in Bethel’s Class L opener Monday, as a slug…
WFSB 3 Connecticut When Shea McManaway and Norwich Free Academy torched Xavier in a Week 1 shootout victory, the rest of Connecticut took keen interests in the goings on in Norwich. In Week 2, the McManaway and Wildcats put on another show. They went toe-to-toe with Cheshire, which was still carrying the preseason banner of […]
HARTFORD >> Coming on in relief in a bases-loaded, no-out jam? Check. Driving in the game’s only run on a double with two outs in the sixth inning? Check. Heading to a state championship game for the second time in three years? All in a day’s work for Brendan Clark. The North Haven senior couldn’t […]
When the final out of the 2016 high school softball season was recorded, there was still one debate that raged on and one more game that softball fanatics would have loved to witness. Class L champion Fitch and Class LL winner Cheshire both finished undefeated at 27-0 and featured award-winning pitchers. Fitch’s Caroline Taber was […]
Above: Highlight reel for senior TE/DE Fre’sko Stevenson, one of Fitch’s many veterans returning up front in 2016. Vitals Coach: MIKE ELLIS JR. (2nd year, 5-5) Conference: ECC Large Playoff Class: L (578 boys enrollment) Home: Dorr Field, Groton 2015 Record: 5-5 (4-2 ECC Large) 2016 Kickoff: Sept. 9 vs. Westerly (R.I.), 6:30 p.m. Team website: MaxPreps Top players AIDEN GREEN, Sr. OT/OLB KEVIN BERARDI, […]
The 2016 New Haven Register All-State Softball First Team. Compiled by Mike Pucci. Portraits by Catherine Avalone and Arnold Gold. Complete All-State Lineups ••• FIRST TEAM Player of the Year Caroline Taber Fitch, Sr., P Stats: Went 27-0 with a 0.38 ERA for the Class L and ECC champions. Struck out 232 batters and walked just […]
Fitch senior pitcher Caroline Taber admitted that she was once known for not having a changeup as part of her arsenal. That changed this season. And Taber, already one of the state’s best, became even more effective in the pitching circle. Taber worked on perfecting that pitch all last summer while a member of the […]
Unbeaten Class L champion Fitch finishes as the No. 1 team in the final Top 10 Poll. Unbeaten Class LL champ Cheshire placed second, while Class M champion Seymour was third. Fitch received 10 of 15 first-place votes from the panel of sports writers and coaches. Cheshire received five first-place votes. Team Record 1st Place […]