BERLIN — Kolby Pascarelli had two hits, four RBIs and pitched a five-inning, one-hitter as Coginchaug jumped on Northwest Catholic early in a 12-0 victory in the Class S semifinals at Sage Park. Owen Clancy had three hits, two RBIs and scored three times while Jeremy Mangiameli had two hits, two RBIs and a run for […]
Colin Barrett, Avon, Sr.: Finished fifth at the 2019 Division II championship meet.
Sebastian Beaver, Ridgefield, So.: Should be a key factor in …
The 2021 All-Central Connecticut Conference Winter Teams. This post will be updated as more teams are released. BOYS BASKETBALL REGION A Riley Fox, Fr., Conard Ty Calloway, Sr., Enfield Matthew Walker, Sr., Hall Will Gaumer, Jr., Hall Andre Timothe, Sr., Hartford Public Matt Curtis, Jr., Northwest Catholic Hayden Abdulah, Jr., Northwest Catholic Amarre Spence, Sr., […]
GOALIES Blythe Novick, Sr. (New Canaan), Grace Nowak, Jr. (West Haven/SHA). DEFENSE Caroline Cadelina, Sr. (Amity), Riley Esposito, Jr. (Northwest Catholic), Mackenzie Gardner, Sr. (West Haven/SHA), McKenna Harden, Sr. (New Canaan), Shelby Little, Jr. (Avon), Megan McCarthy, Sr. (Trumbull/St. Joseph), Mary McKiernan, Jr. (Glastonbury). FORWARDS Kate Bellissimo, Sr. (Darien), Mackenzie Chapman, Jr. (Simsbury), Jianna Cohrs, […]
You run through the kind of competitive gauntlet the Bristol Central boys basketball team went through last week, you earn the right to finish No. 1. Bristol Central won the Central Connecticut Conference’s championship Bracket 1 by defeating three teams ranked in the top five of the Register/GameTimeCT Top 10 poll: fourth-ranked Windsor, second-ranked Northwest […]
Donovan Clingan finished with 36 points and 27 rebounds for Bristol Central in the victory over Northwest Catholic. #ctbb pic.twitter.com/vTB2Mcqx6b — Joe Morelli (@nhrJoeMorelli) March 25, 2021 WEST HARTFORD – The top bracket in the Central Connecticut Conference tournament featured what the state’s best has to offer. The biggest player, literally, of all of the […]
GameTimeCT · Courtside With Joe Morelli S3 E6 NWC John Mirabello WELCOME BACK to another episode of Courtside with Joe Morelli, your weekly dose of Connecticut High School boys basketball podcast and the season-ending league tournament championships are underway. The FCIAC began Saturday and the SWC on Monday night witth all of the others tipping […]
The Inside the Box podcast is back this week with Northwest Catholic coach Dan Melanson. Melanson has been apart of the Northwest Catholic hockey program in different roles and has been the head coach since the 2017-2018 season. He joined the show to talk about being one the premiere program in the CCC and how […]
It appears there will be a true Central Connecticut Conference champion crowned in boys and girls basketball later this month, albeit using a different format than in past seasons. The CCC has approved having all 32 teams playing in the tournament, likely to begin on March 22, in the proposal obtained by Hearst Connecticut Media. […]
It’s not every day that someone can put up 30-plus points against a Ken Smith defense. But that was exactly what Northwest Catholic’s Matt Curtis did Monday night. He poured in 35 points in a variety of ways against Windsor in a clash of Central Connecticut Conference unbeatens, won by Northwest Catholic 78-74. “He’s really […]
WEST HARTFORD – There is no state tournament to be played this season and right now in the CCC, there has been no determination as to what the league tournament will even look like. But even in a shortened 12-game regular season playing in regions, these games matter: to the coaches who come to work […]
On January 28, 2020, we had a 1 vs. 2 ranked matchup in the GameTimeCT boys basketball poll between Central Connecticut Conference powerhouses No. 1 East Catholic and No. 2 Windsor. Windsor won that day on a last-second circus shot by Corey McKeithan as the game lived up to the pre-game hype. On Monday night, […]
In the midst of the current spring sports drought, two local high school lacrosse coaches have created a nationwide competition taking place on Friday.
Avon coach Adam Cost and Hamden Hall coach Kevin Warno…
HARTFORD – The history of Mirabello and Reilly goes back decades. John Mirabello played for Joe Reilly at the former South Catholic High School. Joe’s son Luke watched plenty of dad’s games and watched John tear up the opposition. Years later, both John and Luke are veteran coaches on opposite sides of the capital city, […]
HARTFORD — Northwest Catholic coach John Mirabello stood in front of a bank of cameras, all demanding to know how his team rallied from a 10-point deficit to topple No. 1-ranked Windsor, 72-62 in the CCC semifinals Tuesday night. Mirabello, the longtime NWC coaching legend, kept looking up at the scoreboard as he wiped sweat […]
HARTFORD — When Justice Ellison finished off a razzle-dazzle dunk that’s become trademarked for top-ranked Windsor, forgive fans at the Babe Allen Field House in Hartford for thinking the rest of this quarterfinal game between favored Windsor and Farmington was a formality. The play was the exclamation point on Windsor’s 16-point halftime lead. But Nico […]
The 2020 CCC Girls Basketball Tournament will begin Thursday, Feb. 20 with the first round at the sites of the eight higher seeds and conclude with the final three rounds at Glastonbury High School. The quarterfinals will be held all day Saturday, beginning at 11 a.m. at Glastonbury. The semifinals will be Tuesday, Feb. 25 […]
Greenwich extended its winning streak to three games, edging non-conference boys hockey foe Northwest Catholic, 3-2, on Monday at Dorothy Hamill Skating Rink.
With the win, Greenwich evened its record to 4-…
Northwest Catholic boys hockey coach Dan Melanson says he’s good at counting his blessings, and the first month of this season has given him chances to do so.
The Lions played without eight regulars, ill or…
14 high school basketball players from Connecticut schools were nominated for the McDonalds All-American Games. Nominated girls Shamaria King, Watkinson School Megan Landsiedel, Stamford Maranda Nyborg, Bethel Sara Wohlgemuth, Hand Nominated boys Periklis Basimakopoulos, Shelton Justice Ellison, Windsor Brian Geitner, Tolland Matt Knowling, East Catholic Zach Laput, Notre Dame-West Haven Corey McKeithan, Windsor Guy Ragland, […]
Teams react differently to being voted No. 1 in polls.
For the Notre Dame-Fairfield girls team, they embraced the challenge of its first week being top-ranked in the GameTimeCT.com girls basketball poll.
DARIEN — Carter Ellis has developed into a top weapon for the New Canaan boys ice hockey team this season and the junior forward put an early stamp on the Rams’ game against Northwest Catholic on Saturday with a goal just …
WEST HARTFORD — It was almost too much, too late, but Northwest Catholic’s all-state guard Erin Carucci was going to keep trying anyway. As far as Glastonbury was concerned, she was welcome to keep firing away. The Tomahawks had plenty of answers in this early-season CCC showdown of once-beaten teams looking for a signature win […]
The Connecticut Division I boys hockey championship does not always go to the Catholic schools, nor to the FCIAC powers in the southwest corner of the state, but that’s the way to bet. In particular, the way to bet is Fairfield Prep, winner of 11 out of the past 20 titles under coach Matt Sather, […]
Welcome back to Uni-Browse. Greenwich won week last week with 31% of the vote. This week, we are mixing it up with some Uni-Browse favorites and a couple of newcomers. Vote at the bottom for your favorite uniform, this week. MCMAHON Going with the road whites for the Senators. McMahon always has some of […]
One of Marce Petroccio’s goals when he interviewed for the Trumbull football job three years ago was to make sure Trumbull sufficiently honored Jerry McDougall, the man who built the high school’s athletic program, includi…
WESTON — It wasn’t pretty, but Weston’s defense stepped up when the team needed them the most on Friday afternoon.
Grant Kins intercepted a pass from Northwest Catholic quarterback Matt Chuchro with 52 seco…
[Vitals] COACH — MICHAEL LENZ (2nd year, 4-6) CONFERENCE — CCC Division III West PLAYOFF CLASS — S (265 boys enrollment) HOME — Neil J. Brewer Field, West Hartford 2018 RECORD – 4-6 2019 OPENER — Sept. 14 vs Rocky Hill, 10:30 a.m. TEAM WEBSITE – Maxpreps | TWITTER — @nwc_athletics [Top Players] SKYE DOLCE, 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 […]