The 2019 GameTimeCT All-State Gymnastics Team. Compiled by Rich DePreta. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Gymnast of the Year Lydia Taft Woodstock Academy Stats: No. 1 qualifier in state on all-around (36.4875 point average); No. 2 qualifier in state on floor exercise (9.4875); No. 3 qualifier in state […]
WELCOME to the FINAL episode of Courtside with Joe Morelli, your weekly podcast covering all things Connecticut boys basketball with GameTimeCT’s head beat writer with an assist from point guard (and GameTimeCT producer) Sean Patrick Bowley. After yet another exciting weekend of championships at Mohegan Sun Arena, we return after a couple weeks off for an action-packed episode […]
Innovation vs. Old Lyme
No. 1 East Catholic (26-1)
vs. No. 6 Windsor (23-3)
Old Lyme tops Somers 69-53 #ctbb pic.twitter.com/S1RnyQXW1P — Mike Madera (@MikeMadera2) March 14, 2019 MERIDEN – All season long, the Old Lyme basketball team has had the ability to score in spurts. The Wildcats may have saved their best for the most opportune time. Outscoring second-seeded Somers by 13 points in the second quarter, third-seeded […]
OLD LYME — The healthy respect the Old Lyme and Morgan boys basketball teams have for each other was never more evident in the postgame handshake line.
A Morgan player to an Old Lyme player: “Go win it all….
MADISON — John Pinone doesn’t mince words when it comes to his boys basketball team good or bad.
He’s hard on the kids because he wants the best out of them. He loves the kids because of how hard they work …
OLD LYME — Jared Ritchie ripped down a rebound, turned and fired a pass to Aedean Using, who took three dribbles then hit a breaking Raymond Doll downcourt for an uncontested layup with just more than a minute left in the first half of Tuesday’s Shoreline Conference semifinal game. The trio of Old Lyme juniors […]
MILFORD—Winner and still champion.
The reign of the Woodstock Academy Girls Gymnastics program became nine straight titles Saturday night as the Centaurs captured the Class S Championship at Jonathan Law HS…
STATE GYMNASTICS CAPSULES
CLASS M CHAMPIONSHIP
When: Saturday, February 23, 9 a.m.
Where: Jonathan Law HS, Milford
The Shoreline boys basketball tournament will begin Saturday, Feb. 23 with quarterfinals at the higher seeds. The semifinals will be on Tuesday, Feb. 26, also at the sites of the higher seeds. The championship will be Friday, March 1, 7 p.m. at Polson Middle School in Madison. Sign up for the GameTimeCT newsletter East Hampton is […]
CROMWELL – Good teams find ways to overcome bad nights and win games, and Cromwell had the depth and the determination to do that Tuesday in the Shoreline Conference tournament semifinals.
As Cromwell’s top…
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 […]
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 […]
Two numbers jumped out on a tweet from the East Haven co-op boys hockey team Saturday night: 49, and 33.
Logan Hamilton made 49 saves in a 3-3 tie with Woodstock Academy, with Ricky Persico tying it up in t…
The 2018 GameTimeCT All-State Girls Soccer Team. Compiled by Joe Morelli. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media, McKenzie Sullivan photo from the Journal-Inquirer and Meadow Mancini photo from Watertown girls soccer. Designed by Pete Paguaga. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Player of the Year Jessica Mazo St. Joseph Stats: Finished with 17 goals and 12 assists fot the […]
DEEP RIVER – Trailing by 13 with under a minute left in the Principal’s Cup Thanksgiving week game vs. rival Haddam-Killingworth, Valley Regional/Old Lyme went to the deepest part of its playbook. Quarterback Nico Santos hit Jason O’Brien with a 7-yard hitch, O’Brien then lateraled the ball to a streaking Nick Braga, who ran the […]
MIDDLETOWN — Immaculate marked and shadowed Old Lyme striker Mya Johnson for 75 minutes Sunday night, and yet a sliver of opportunity was all that the senior needed to give the Wildcats to another state championship.
Johnson scored twice for O…
CIAC 2018 FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCOREBOARD CLASS LL No. 5 STAPLES (17-1-3) vs. No. 7 RIDGEFIELD (20-2-1) When: Sunday, 3 p.m. Where: West Haven HS Broadcast: NFHS Network (subscription required) Championship game appearances: Staples is 1-2, making its second straight appearance; Ridgefield is the defending champion. Players to watch: Claire Middlebrook, Ridgefield: part of a rock-solid […]
WEST HAVEN — If you ask anyone in the Shoreline Conference what the consistencies are, they would be sure to mention a couple of things. One is the Old Lyme Wildcats know how to win, and the second is Old Lyme senior Mya Johnson clearly knows …
DEEP RIVER — Valley Regional/Old Lyme had the play. It had the open receiver and, with a good throw, it was going to at least tie Pequot Sassacus rival Cromwell/Portland and send the game into a second overtime. Throwing proved difficult all night for the Warriors, whose regular quarterback, Ryan Santos, had been hobbled with […]
Photos from Saturday’s football game between Coginchaug and Valley Regional in Durham. Valley Regional won 13-0.
NORTH BRANFORD – She already stands as Old Lyme’s all-time leading scorer, yet Mya Johnson still has almost an entire season to add to her already impressive total. Johnson has 82 goals to her credit, the last one coming in the season opener against East Lyme. No. 81 was the deciding goal in double overtime […]
NORTH BRANFORD — The Old Lyme girls soccer team has owned the Shoreline Conference for years.
The Wildcats not only have dominated the regular season, but also won four straight tournament titles. Then North Branford derailed Old Lyme’s drive …
Vitals COACH — TIM KING (22nd year, 142-84) CONFERENCE — Pequot Sassacus PLAYOFF CLASS — S (Co-Op) HOME — Richard B. Blythe Field, Deep River 2017 RECORD — 9-2, lost to Rocky Hill in Class S quarterfinals 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 vs. Ellington, 6:30 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — MaxPreps Twitter @Defend_TheHill Top Players RYAN SANOTS, Sr.,, […]
NBGL 2018 SHORELINE CHAMPS #ctglax a stellar win against Old Lyme 10-7!!!!! pic.twitter.com/8ujGe8hMZA — North Branford Girls Lacrosse (@nbglax) May 25, 2018 CLINTON — Jessie Kilburn scored four goals and Carly Sorrentino made 11 saves as North Branford won the Shoreline Conference girls lacrosse championship Thursday at the Indian River Complex. Emmy Norton scored three […]
During a nationally televised major-league game, one analyst said fans go to games to see offense. People pay to see players swing the bat and stockpile runs, he said.
That’s not the brand of baseball we’re seeing in the Shoreline Conference t…
EAST HAVEN – The East Haven/Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/East Hampton Co-Op had lost three straight games, scoring only three goals, going into Wednesday night. But the Yellowjackets exploded for five goals in the first 28 minutes en route to a 5-2 non-league boys’ hockey victory over Woodstock Academy at the DiLungo Rink. “It was nice to […]
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 […]