Dave Parness confirmed in a text message that he has officially been named the boys basketball coach at Maloney in Meriden, replacing Howie Hewitt, who resigned in May to take the girls basketball job at Southington High. The appointment became official Tuesday night, first reported by the Meriden Record Journal. “Just really excited for the […]
Maloney will not be Howie Hewitt’s last stop on the coaching trail. Just one day after he announced his “retirement” from Maloney, Hewitt has taken over the vacant Southington girls basketball job, the New Britain Herald reported Tuesday. The official announcement comes Thursday. Hewitt resigned on Monday after 33 seasons as Maloney’s boys basketball coach, […]
NEW HAVEN — Entering Monday’s Class LL Swimming Championships, Greenwich knew it needed to not only win the meet in order to also contend for the State Open title, it had to do so in convincing fashion.
The 2019 Central Connecticut Conference boys basketball tournament will tip off Thursday, Feb. 21 at the sites of the higher seeds, and continue with quarterfinals at Saturday, Feb. 23 at Bulkeley. BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT HUB The semifinals will be Feb. 26 and championshiship on Feb. 28, both at Bulkeley. East Catholic (20-0) is the top […]
The 87th New Haven Register All-State Football Teams. Compiled by Pete Paguaga and Sean Patrick Bowley. Written and designed by Sean Patrick Bowley. Portraits by Arnold Gold and Pete Paguaga (Marquez). Video montages by Noah Finz, CT Sports Now. For second team, third team and honorable mention selections, click the link below. COMPLETE NHR All-STATE LINEUPS | […]
FINE PERFORMANCES Justice Ellison, South Windsor and Oliver Milledge, Greenwich: Ellison’s 54-point outing included six 3-pointers as South Windsor fell to Greenwich 86-76 in double overtime. Milledge scored 30 points in the win for Greenwich. Kyle Daniels, Wilbur Cross: Had 30 points, including 22 of 25 from the free-throw line, in the Governors’ 85-84 loss […]
It’s here. The End. With four state champions crowned on Saturday, the football season is over. It has been a long four-plus months, but the season has come to a close. For the final episode of the season, Sean and I recap the four championship games — we were at two each. We then take […]
There were a ton of highlights from all four of the football state championship games. I decided to take a look and put together some of the top touchdowns from the four state title games. Teams scored a combined 222 points across the four games, so there were a ton of touchdowns to choose from. […]
The semifinals are set and will be Sunday, Dec. 2. at sites of the higher seeds. The championship games will be held Saturday, Dec. 8 at sites and times to be determined. Schedule changes noted in red. You can purchase tickets online here. Sign up for the Whistle Newsletter from GameTimeCT and get this and other […]
NEW BRITAIN — The outcome of Saturday’s Class L state football final was decided long before the game reached halftime.
Hand was in the midst of one last dominating performance in a season full of them. The top-seeded Tigers sc…
This is a story of three generations of one athletic family, a story that stretches from Meriden to Madison and from size S to XL. In a week when Maloney will face Daniel Hand for the Class L state football championship, it is a story that wea…
VITALS WHERE/WHEN – Veterans Stadium, New Britain, 2 p.m. TICKETS – $10 Everyone ON THE AIR/WEB – NFHS Network (Subscription required) SEEDS/RECORDS – No. 7 Maloney 10-2, No. 1 Hand 12-0 COACHES — Maloney: Kevin Frederick, 5th year (38-16); Hand: Dave Mastroianni, 2nd year (24-1) PROGRAM ROSTERS | LIVE STATS CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY Maloney (0-2) 1989-M lost to St. Joseph 14-7; 2006-MM lost […]
MERIDEN – At this time last year, Maloney senior quarterback Elliot Good was wearing a back brace and had some doubt that his short football career could possibly be over. Good is a three-sport athlete. He started on the Maloney baseball team as a sophomore, plays basketball and when he was a freshman he decided […]
Welcome to the 15th edition of the GameTimeCT football podcast. We have come full circle. A bunch of the team’s that we selected at the beginning of the year are still remaining and a couple that we didn’t pick are still around. There are eight teams left across the four classes with four state championships […]
The 2018 All-Central Connecticut Conference Football Teams. Division I East East Hartford –Jaquan Allen, Jonathan Cruz, Rafael Custodio, Jaydon Gardner, Quinton Haughton, John McNeil, David Ortiz, Raquan Tompkins, Samuel Valentine Enfield –Freddy Centrella, Brendan DeBarber, Andrew Diaz, Cameron LeBlanc, Wyatt Raymond, Joel Stewart Glastonbury –Dylan Clemens, Drew Daniels, Kirill Fioletov, Brandon Myers, Ryan Smith, Matthew […]
SIXTEEN DOWN. Sixteen remaining. All with a shot to reach the glorious state championship games this Saturday. Welcome to the War room. Our own personal NORAD for the Connecticut high school football state playoffs, the place where you can track everything happening in today’s state football semifinal round. 2018 FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCOREBOARD If you’re stuck at […]
MERIDEN – Maloney and Platt have been going at it on the football field for six decades, but the often-bitter rivalry played out in a playoff setting for the first time Sunday. It was Maloney’s game from start to finish, a 16-6 CIAC Class L semifinal victory at Falcon Field that propelled the Spartans to […]
More Semifinal Previews: Class LL | Class M | Class S 2018 Class L football preview capsules, compiled by Sean Patrick Bowley and Pete Paguaga. Schedule changes noted in red. No. 4 Windsor at No. 1 Hand WHERE — Strong Field at The Surf Club, Madison, 3 p.m. TICKETS — Adults $10, Students/Senior Citizens $5 RECORDS — […]
Class L semifinals: No. 7 Maloney (9-2) at No. 6 Platt (9-2), Sunday, 12:30 p.m. MERIDEN – A little over a week ago, Platt’s football team ran off Falcon Field with the Stoddard Bowl trophy and an unexpected spot in the Class L playoffs. Maloney’s football team walked off the field, holding back tears, with […]
Welcome to the fourteenth edition of the GameTimeCT football podcast. Thirty-two teams entered postseason season play on Tuesday and now 16 teams are left as the season heads towards the semifinals this weekend. We saw a handful of good games across the board and a couple of routs. You can check out the full postseason […]
MIDDLETOWN — Both Middletown and Maloney stumbled their way into the CIAC Class L playoffs after being “outplayed” — the assessment of each team’s head coach — in their regular-season finales.
The question, then, was this: Whic…
The 2018 Class L football quarterfinal preview capsules. Compiled by Sean Patrick Bowley. More quarterfinal previews: CLASS LL | CLASS M | CLASS S All games Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m. No. 8 Bunnell at No. 1 Hand WHERE – Strong Field at the Surf Club, Madison TICKETS – Adults $10, Students/Senior Citizen $5 ON […]
Ansonia beat Naugatuck for the eight-consecutive year and upped its win streak over NVL teams to 85 games in the annual Thanksgiving Day classic between the two programs. New Canaan held on to beat Darien in the annual Turkey Bowl for the second-consecutive year. Greenwich smothered Staples to complete a 10-0 regular season and the […]
MERIDEN – How sweet it is. Platt used a big second-half surge to knock off rival Maloney 36-20, to clinch a spot in the Class L playoffs, among other things. “We tied the Stoddard Bowl record, we’re now back to even,” Platt coach Jason Bruenn said. “We won the conference outright – we don’t have […]
MIDDDLETOWN — Scott Testori has been in the middle of scoring plays all season long. The sophomore led the Hand boys boys soccer team in goals this season.
So when Greyson McGeary’s corner kick flew over his head during Sunday’s second half, L…
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 […]
CIAC 2018 FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCOREBOARD Capsule previews for the 2018 CIAC Boys Soccer Championships on Saturday, November 17, 2018. CLASS LL No. 8 Glastonbury (15-3-2) vs. No. 2 Hall (18-1-1) When: Sunday, 12:30 p.m. Where: Veterans Stadium, New Britain Broadcast: NFHS Network (Subscription Required) Championship game appearances: Glastonbury: 16th appearance, 10-5 overall. 2017 def. Naugatuck […]
Maloney, Middletown and Bullard-Havens joined the growing list of unofficial CIAC football playoff qualifiers Saturday, bringing the total to 14 teams qualified, out of 32. Qualification remains unofficial until the CIAC football committee meets after the regular season is complete. CIAC Real-Time Qualifying Tables: CLASS LL | CLASS L | CLASS M | CLASS S […]