Here is our annual breakdown of state championships by school. This list includes only CIAC sanctioned sports and team championships. It does include both Class and State Open titles. New England and national titles are not included. Here’s a look back at 2017-18 2018-19 state championships by school Bloomfield (7) Football (S) Boys Indoor Track […]
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…
WEST HAVEN — Seniors Katryna Dukehart and Kendall McNamee did not make any plans for this weekend. The duo from Somers now has its schedule filled.
Leading their team with a combined six hits and six runs b…
Pop quiz: which two conferences have won the most baseball state titles the last three seasons?
Most will get the first with the SCC winning four in that time (Cheshire, Amity, Foran, Notre Dame-West Haven)…
BRISTOL—St. Paul’s Shaun Remillard pulled off a unique feat Wednesday afternoon in Bristol.
The sophomore picked up both the win and the save for the Falcons in their 9-6 comeback win over NVL rival Holy Cr…
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…
WATERBURY – Leading by four points with a minute left, St. Paul guard Janessa Gonzalez wanted to put the NVL championship away. The junior stole the ball at half court, hit her shot and then the following free-throw. “I was thinking it could be (the end of the game),” Gonzalez said. “But we still had […]
Now we are getting down to the nitty-gritty with tournament championship games. Let’s do this thing. CCC at Glastonbury No. 5 E.O. Smith vs No. 3 Newington: Both teams finished regular season 17-3, Newington with more senior leadership: NEWINGTON FCIAC at Trumbull No. 3 Trinity Catholic vs No. 1 Norwalk: Great run by Crusaders reaching […]
The Naugatuck Valley League boys basketball tournament, played at Wilby’s Reggie O’Brien gymnasium, will tip off Saturday, Feb. 23 with quarterfinals and continue with semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25 and the championship Wednesday, Feb. 27. BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT HUB Sacred Heart, the No. 1-ranked team in the GameTimeCT Boys Basketball Top 10, is the top […]
Pretty good start to the conference tournament predictions. So far, the record stands at 38-9 overall. Day 3 Predictions Day 2 Predictions Day 1 Predictions Now, prognosticating gets a little tougher as conferences play semifinal matchups. If you’re a girls hoops fan, you have to love this slate of games tonight. NVL At Kennedy No. […]
Day 3 brings us to Super Saturday in girls basketball with a full slate of conference tournament games. Let’s go! BERKSHIRE LEAGUE No. 8 Wamogo at No. 1 Housatonic Regional: HOUSATONIC No. 5 Lewis Mills at No. 4 Nonnewaug: NONNEWAUG No. 7 Shepaug Valley at No. 2 Northwestern: NORTHWESTERN No. 6 Thomaston at No. 3 […]
The NVL girls basketball tournament will begin with quarterfinals on Saturday at Holy Cross, continue with semifinals Monday, Feb. 18 and concluded with the championship Wednesday, Feb. 20, both at Kennedy High School in Waterbury. Sacred Heart is the defending champion and the No. 2 seed in this year’s tournament. Unbeaten St. Paul is the […]
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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…
TORRINGTON – After a few sour notes in an opening loss at non-conference Newtown last week, Torrington’s boys basketball team put on a basketball symphony in a blow-out win over Holy Cross, 90-59, in its NVL season debut Tuesday night at Torrington High School. The Red Raiders led from start to finish in a gathering […]
WATERBURY – On the legs of Anthony Ligi, Wolcott is headed to the Class M playoffs. The senior quarterback rushed for three touchdowns in the fourth quarter to lead Wolcott past Holy Cross, 30-26, at Municipal Stadium. “We missed a few tackles, but Anthony is one of the best players in the league,” Holy Cross […]
TORRINGTON — Holy Cross’ football team got production from every aspect of its game in a 42-7 win at Torrington’s Robert H. Frost Sports Complex Thursday night.
Alessandro Ward, 6 feet, 230 pounds, was an unstoppable force running 17 times for…
Vitals COACH — MIKE GIAMPETRUZZI (10th year) CONFERENCE — NVL Brass PLAYOFF CLASS — Class S (242 boys enrolled) HOME — Alumni Field, Holy Cross HS, Waterbury 2017 RECORD — 6-4 2018 OPENER — Sept. 8 vs. Crosby, 1 p.m. TEAM WEBSITES — Maxpreps, TWITTER — @HC_Football | FACEBOOK – HolyCrossCTFootball Top Players COREY FAPPIANO, QB (6-1, […]
Recaps: Class LL | Class L | Class M | Class S The high school softball season came to a close Saturday afternoon with Amity defeating Trumbull 13-7 to win the Class LL title. That came on the heels of wins by Masuk in Class L, Stafford in Class S and St. Joseph in Class […]
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 […]
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 …
The last remaining undefeated baseball team has finally cracked the Top 10. And just in time for the postseason. Shepaug, which headed into the week 16-0, made its GameTimeCT / New Haven Register poll debut at No. 9. The Spartans will be looking to clinch the Berkshire League championship and the top seed in the […]
For the second-consecutive week, Fairfield Prep was voted the No. 1 team in the state as games got underway in the second week of May. That’s about all that’s remained the same in the latest GameTimeCT / New Haven Register Top 10 poll. The rest of the Top 10 is all shook up as jockeying for […]
WATERBURY—The Seymour softball team went untested in its first seven games the spring, pitching and hitting its way to a series of routs.
The first quality opponent the Wildcats faced didn’t cool their bats by any stretch.
Now 8-0, Seymour pou…
WATERBURY – It was an old-fashioned pitcher’s duel at Waterville Park on Friday afternoon. In one corner was Holy Cross junior Austin Brown and in the other corner was Sacred Heart sophomore Hector Alejandro. Both pitchers were brilliant. Both pitched complete games. Both allowed just two hits. But it was Brown’s Crusaders who were victorious, […]
Staples only played one game (which is more than many northern Connecticut teams were afforded), but the Wreckers’ 4-3 rally past Xavier in the SCC-FCIAC Challenge on Saturday was enough to make them the unanimous No. 1 team in the GameTimeCT Top 10 for Week 2. But with the SCC going 11-4 vs. the FCIAC […]
WEST HARTFORD — For about four events in the middle of the Wednesday’s CIAC Class S boys swimming championship, it was apparent two epic teams were going back and forth chasing the same dream.It was Borg-McEnroe of the 1970s. Or, perhaps, the …
MIDDLETOWN — To answer the question of just how good Mercy’s basketball team is, let’s look at the record.In its opener, the Tigers crushed Class M semifinalist Notre Dame-Fairfield. In their second game, they dispatched defending Class …
MIDDLETOWN — Mya Johnson’s header with 4 minutes, 47 seconds remaining in the first overtime was the difference as Old Lyme’s girls soccer team won their third-straight Class S championship with a 2-1 victory over Holy Cross Saturday at Rosek-Skubel Stadium. Danielle McCarthy assisted on the eventual winner, which came off a corner kick. Johnson was […]
Sarah Lawton’s 13th strikeout gives Holy Cross 3rd straight #ctsb Class S title pic.twitter.com/P5c0JxX21u — Jim Fuller (@NHRJimFuller) June 10, 2017 WEST HAVEN >> Calling Sarah Lawton and Jenna Mowad the odd couple for the Holy Cross High School softball team doesn’t just seem appropriate because there is simply not much peculiar about the All-State […]