TORRINGTON – When Naugatuck track coach Ralph Roper “peeled back the onion” he wasn’t surprised to find a Naugatuck Valley League title for his boys’ team. “That is what you hope a good team will do,” Roper said after Naugatuck added the postseason crown to a jewel of a 12-0 regular season in the NVL […]
It has been over a decade since Woodland softball has hoisted the NVL championship banner, but that could change very soon.
The NVL tournament begins Saturday, and No. 9 Woodland (18-0) will enter as the cl…
In most conferences this softball season there is one team that has established itself as a clear favorite. The SCC has Cheshire, the ECC is led by Waterford and Masuk is the frontrunner in the SWC, but the NVL is a differ…
View this post on Instagram A post shared by GameTimeCT (@gametimect) One of Opening Day’s best moments came out of Oxford, where the Wolverines, down eight runs in the bottom of the seventh, actually rallied to beat […]
Hailey Best won three events and took home all-around honors with a score of 36.6 to lead New Milford to the South-West Conference girls’ gymnastics championship. It was the second consecutive title, and eighth in the last 10 years for coach Bethany Mihaly. New Milford posted a score of 134.3. Pomperaug, led by Alaina Karp […]
Pomperaug’s Alaina Karp and Oxford’s Nicole Bobby weighed in on the unenviable task gymnasts face daily — the pursuit of perfection.
Unlike Sisyphus, the king in Greek mythology who rolled an immense boulde…
There are many memorable events that happen at the CIAC boys and girls basketball championships at Mohegan Sun each year. One that is often spoken about is the Unified Sports games at halftime of each championship. The games both inspire and energize the crowds at Mohegan. Above is a special message from Unified Sports […]
CT ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS 2019-20
Ava Mancini, Lu…
2019-20 CHSCA All-State Girls Gymnastics teams
(in alphabetical order)
Kaitlyn Abbey (East Lyme Co-op); Alison Albanese (Cogincha…
NEW MILFORD — The best high school girls gymnasts in Connecticut came together Saturday at New Milford High School for the 2020 State Open Championship.
And both the team and individual performances did not…
When: Saturday, 10 a.m.
Where: New Milford HS
Defending Champion: Woodstock Academy (won 7 of last 8 Opens since 2012)
Teams to Watch: Woodstock Academy, Southington, St. Jos…
MILFORD — For the Woodstock Academy girls gymnastics team, its favorite number in the world is 10.
As in 10 consecutive state championships, if you’re scoring at home.
The Centaurs captured …
When: Saturday, 9 a.m.
Where: Jonathan Law, Milford.
Defending Champion: Greenwich (won last four Class L titles).
NEW MILFORD — In girls gymnastics, victory can be decided by 1/10 of a point.
So the best plan is to put your best foot forward and see the team scores at the end.
New Milford and Pomperaug …
TORRINGTON — Two struggling NVL girls basketball teams showed how unpredictable talented youth can be in Oxford’s 41-36 win over Torrington Wednesday night at Torrington High School.
“We needed that one,” s…
The 2019 GameTimeCT All-State Girls Soccer team. Compiled by Joe Morelli. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga and Sean Patrick Bowley. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Player of the Year Maddie Fried St. Joseph, Junior, Forward Stats: Finished with 27 goals and 17 assists for the Cadets, an FCIAC tournament finalist. Has 65 […]
OXFORD — Naugatuck’s running attack was the key component in a 43-6 NVL win over Oxford at Wolverine Park on Friday night.
Jeff Schebell and Malachi Gatison each found the end zone twice, as coach Dave Soll…
Ralph Franco, who coached Masuk’s baseball program for the last two decades, has retired and will be succeeded by Oxford coach and former Masuk standout Brian Hourigan, athletic director John DeGennaro announced Thursday. Franco won 305 games at Masuk and coached the Panthers to five SWC championships and two state final appearances in 20 […]
Vitals COACH — JOE STOCHMAL (13th year, 54-68) CONFERENCE — NVL Copper PLAYOFF CLASS — S (266 boys enrollment) HOME — OHS Wolverine Field, Oxford 2018 RECORD — 4-6 2019 OPENER — Sept. 13 vs. Wilby, 6 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps Top Players CAYDEN MITCHELL, Sr. QB (6-1, 187) JOHN BIONDO, Sr. WR/LB (5-9, 170) […]
CCC ALL-CCC WEST DIVISION: Ryan Roller (Conard); Erik Youngstrom (Conard); Brian Liao (Farmington); Sachit Sabapathy (Farmington); Scott Touhy (Farmington); Brennan George (Hall); Leonel Caceres (Newington); Louis Egbuna (Newington); Mason Romano (Newington); Ethan Basch (Simsbury); Joe Bargman (Simsbury); Zack Morgan (Southington); Tim Walsh (Southington); Adam Hunter (Southington). ALL-CCC EAST DIVISION: Chaddane Williams (Bloomfield); Emmanuel Goods (Bloomfield); Kai Haughton […]
Player of the Year: Logan Carstens, Staples CLASS L Aldane Burke, East Hartford Ardian Kodzodziku, Newtown David Niski, Shelton Eric Moore, Newtown Jake Harasyko, Glastonbury Kayque Jorge, Danbury Logan Carstens, Staples Owen Edminster, Warde Piers Roofthooft, Darien Rob Morrill, Newtown Ryan Roller, Conard Tim Walsh, Southington Tyler Herget, Darien Zack Morgan, Southington CLASS M Aiden […]
St. Joseph completed an unbeaten regular season Friday with its 1-0 victory over Trumbull in the FCIAC championship game. The No. 1-ranked and top-seeded Cadets now take a 35-game win streak into the state playoffs where they will look to win back-to-back state championships. St. Joseph could, of course, be challenged by SWC champion and […]
NAUGATUCK — Oxford’s Sage Borkowski hoped the Naugatuck Valley League championship game against Seymour would be a low-scoring game, but she was ready if it turned into a slugfest.
Borkowski delivered RBI h…
SEYMOUR — It’s been an odd softball season for Seymour. Accustomed to dominating the league, the Wildcats have battled through all kinds of adversity this year.
Slugger Sierra Cripps was lost for the year w…
Welcome back to Uni-Browse. Each week we will take a look at four baseball uniforms from around the state and let you vote for your favorite. Last week, New Britain won with 46% of the vote. If you have a uniform you would like to see featured, please email Sericson@stamfordadvocate.com Here are this week’s […]
OXFORD — What a difference a weekend makes.
After not being able to put any runs on the board against Oxford when the teams met Thursday night, Seymour narrowly avoided a second straight defeat against its …
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)…
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