The 2019 All-Pequot Conference Football Teams. Offensive Player of the Year: JAQUAN DUFOUR, Rockville Defensive Player of the Year: SAM ATTIANESE, Granby/Canton Coach of the Year: ERICK KNICKERBOCKER, Rockville Teddy Necoh Award for Perseverance: DAN BELSEN, Windsor Locks OFFENSE QB: Brandon Fratta, North Branford QB: Aaron Faiella, Coginchaug/East Hampton/Hale Ray QB: Jackson Rome, Granby/Canton QB: […]
HIGGANUM — Having started the season with a woeful 2-5 record, Valley Regional/Old Lyme football turned its season around by winning its final three games, including a 20-2 win over Haddam-Killingworth on Tuesday.
NEW BRITAIN — Devon Bushka’s goal with 29 minutes, 28 seconds remaining lifted Holy Cross to its first CIAC girls soccer championship on Saturday. The Crusaders defeated Old Lyme 1-0 at Veterans Stadium in the Class S fina…
2019 CIAC FALL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND SCOREBOARD ♦♦♦ CLASS LL No. 1 SOUTHINGTON (17-0-2) vs. No. 3 GLASTONBURY (17-1-1) Where/When: Veteran’s Stadium, New Britain; Saturday, 3 p.m. Broadcast NFHS Network (subscription required) Tickets $10 adults, $5 for students and senior citizens (65 and older), free for children under 5 and members of the military with an […]
North Branford played an thrill-a-minute game Friday. It could have a thrill-a-minute weekend coming up.
The Thunderbirds went back and forth with Morgan, scoring 40 in the second quarter, winning 72-32. Th…
DANBURY—The little engine that could has plenty of steam left in it.
And the Immaculate boys soccer team is in a place it hasn’t touched in more than two decades: The Class S semifinals.
STAFFORD – It was an emotional week for the Stafford/East Windsor/Somers football program. The death of coach Brian Mazzone’s father, Gary Mazzone, in Wednesday’s B-17 crash at Bradley Airport weighed heavy on the players hearts. “I told these guys that I worried that they felt they were going to have to win for me,” […]
OLD LYME — As the girls soccer season approaches the midway point, teams start to really figure out if the personnel available is good enough to be successful come postseason.
When your team has won four co…
OLD LYME — Third-year Coginchaug Co-Op coach Erik Becker couldn’t have expected a better present on his 42nd birthday: A convincing 39-14 victory over Valley Regional/Old Lyme, consistently one of the Pequot League’s best, at Old Lyme’s James Gardner Field Saturday. Coginchaug and its various co-ops had never beaten Valley its 10 years as a […]
Five storylines to watch
These two FCIAC rivals have met in the Class LL state tournament final each of the last two seasons. Ridgefield won both times: 2-1 in 2017 a…
[Vitals] COACH — TIM KING (22nd year, 148-87) CONFERENCE — Pequot PLAYOFF CLASS — M (Co-op) HOME — Richard B. Blythe Field, Deep River 2018 RECORD — 7-2 2019 OPENER — Sept. 13 vs. Morgan, 6:30 p.m. TEAM WEBSITES — Maxpreps | TWITTER — @Defend_TheHill [Top Players] JACK COX, Jr., QB BRIAN RANKIN, Sr., WR/DB COLBY […]
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 […]
HEBRON — Jack Woods spent a lot of time watching the final scores trickle in after carding a 5-over par 77 at Tallwood Country Club on Monday. The suspense for Woods and his Immaculate teammates was palpable.
The semifinal-round of the Class LL, L, M and S boys tournaments are scheduled to be held on Thursday, with the finals taking place on Friday. Here’s a look at what’s transpired in each Class. Class LL Top-seeded Andrew Ilie of Trumbull advanced to the semifinals of the singles bracket with a 6-1, 6-0 win […]
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 […]
Jack Broggi, North Haven: Scored four goals, added two assists in a 14-11 win over St. Paul.
Ryan Caldwell, Morgan: Three goals and three assists in a 14-2 win over Old Lym…
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 […]