Chris Burnham has been involved in coaching basketball for more than two decades. He never coached in the Southern Connecticut Conference, but always had a great admiration for the league. “I’ve always believed top to bottom the SCC is one of the best leagues in the state,” Burnham said. Now, Burnham will get the opportunity […]
WINSTED >> Platt Tech was no match for Northwestern in a Highlander 3-0 sweep (25-9, 25-10, 25-5) in the CIAC Class M Volleyball first round Monday evening. The Highlanders (19-2), ranked fourth in the division, plowed through the Berkshire League to a regular-season championship, undefeated in the league, then added the league’s tournament crown in […]
Thursday’s star Sam Simione, Cheshire field hockey: She had two goals in a 3-0 win over Sheehan. [polldaddy poll=”9554315″] Vote for Monday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Boys cross country Platt Tech wins CSC Championship (at Wickham Park, Manchester) Team scores: 1. Platt Tech 59; 2. University 97; 3. Windham Tech 113; 4. Parish Hill 124; 5. Capital Prep 163 Results: 1. Terrell Patterson (Kaynor), 18:22.3; 2. Alex Riley (Windham) 18:54.1; 3. Jon Pederson (Platt) 19:00.3; 4. Abdullahi Aden (University), 19:30.7; 5. […]
Platt Tech 4, Harding 1 (at Platt Tech) Harding 0 1 — 1 Platt Tech 3 1 — 4 First half—PT: Cheyenne Saunders (Cameron Warner) 2:18; Jalese Garcia (Johana Campoverde) 27:42; Jalese Garcia (Liz Dooher) 37:27; Second half—PT: Claire Wolf ; HRD: Tyana Jack ; Records—Platt Tech 8-2
The Platt Tech girls indoor track and field team won the Constitution State Conference championship title earlier this week at the Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven. The Panthers finished with 107 total points. Capital Prep placed second (83) and Prince Tech was third (52). Winners for Platt Tech were: Mae Lanese in the […]
SHELTON – Separated by only seven miles, the Platt Tech and O’Brien Tech football teams play for the aptly-named Seven Mile Trophy in relatively new Thanksgiving series. While the trophy made its way to Finn Stadium Wednesday night, it will make the return trip to Platt Tech as the Panthers used scoring drives in each quarter […]
WEST HAVEN >> If the Platt Tech girls volleyball team is going to make the CIAC state tournament, the Panthers will need to play a lot better than they did Tuesday evening. Making numerous unforced errors and having trouble with West Haven’s serving, Platt Tech dropped a 25-5, 25-8, 25-14 decision to the Westies in […]
Monday’s Star Kaleigh Panek, Shelton girls soccer: Had a hat trick in the 5-1 win over Cheshire. [polldaddy poll=”9137254″] Vote for Tuesday’s Star of the Day by 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Branford opened the season with four straight losses against some of the most talented teams in the SCC. The opposition — Foran, Hillhouse, Hand and North Haven — are now a combined 19-1. “Obviously, coming into the year — not that I’m surprised — I didn’t know Foran would be undefeated at this point,” Branford […]
FINE PERFORMANCES • Salah Oumorou, West Haven boys: Scored all three goals in a 3-3 tie with Fairfield Prep. • Juan Avila, Morgan boys: Had a hat trick in Morgan’s 4-1 win over Old Saybrook. • Caroline Monahan, Lauralton Hall girls: Had a hat trick and added an assist in Lauralton’s 4-1 win over Guilford […]
Tuesday’s Star Dina Alissi, Hamden field hockey: Scored on a penalty corner with no time left to give Hamden the 2-1 win over Sacred Heart Academy. [polldaddy poll=”9127894″] Vote for Wednesday’s Star until 9 p.m. Thursday.
Monday’s Star Meredith Shank, Guilford girls volleyball: Had 35 digs and 14 kills in Guilford’s four-set win over Law. [polldaddy poll=”9125916″] Vote for Tuesday’s Star until 9 p.m. Wednesday,
FINE PERFORMANCES • Connor Prindle, Shelton boys: Senior scored both goals in a 2-0 win over Amity. • Makayla Bigard, Wilbur Cross girls: Junior scored four goals in a 5-1 win over HMTCA. • Taylor Scully, Hand girls: Sophomore scored all three goals in a 3-1 win over Branford. • Erin Daly, Platt Tech […]
Tuesday’s Star Abby Shultz, Haddam-Killingworth girls soccer: She scored her second goal of the game at 53:19 in a 2-1 win over Morgan. [polldaddy poll=”9116567″] Vote for Wednesday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. Thursday.
Saturday’s Star Sophie Dickman, Hand girls soccer: She scored at 29:18 of the first half to lift the Tigers to a 1-1 tie with Guilford. [polldaddy poll=”9112665″] Vote for Monday’s Star until 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Sheehan 3, East Haven 0 >> Kelsey Burr, Abbie Jagoda and Amy Caplan all scored for Sheehan (5-2-1) in an SCC interdivision win at East Haven, which suffered its first loss (7-1). Hand 3, Branford 1 >> Taylor Scully recorded a hat trick for Hand (5-2-1) in an SCC interdivision win at Branford. Isabella Bysiewicz […]
MILFORD – Both the Bullard Havens and Platt Tech boys soccer teams lack experience this season. Each team is looking for new faces to step up. Facing each other for the first time this season, both teams got exactly what they needed as young faces played a role in a 2-2 draw in a Constitution State Conference-West […]
Monday’s Star Amy Boyle, Mercy girls volleyball: Posted 12 kills and four aces in a 3-1 win over Cheshire. [polldaddy poll=”9079426″] Vote for Tuesday’s Star until 9 p.m.
Here are some players to keep an eye on for the 2015 season: Amy Boswell, Hand, Sr., GK: SCC’s best keeper would like to be part of a SCC Hammonasset Division title. Larissa Cade, Coginchaug, Sr., M/D: Solid performer for last year’s Shoreline Conference tournament runner-up. Erin Daly, Platt Tech, Sr., F: Already the school’s […]
Football rosters are often helpful to spectators to be able to identify players quickly. This season, spectators may also need them to figure out the many new head coaches in the Greater New Haven area. When play begins on Sept. 11, 14 coaches will officially debut at their new schools. Some were head coaches previously, […]
Preview page for the 2015 CSC Football season. Note: Links to team previews will be updated as previews are published throughout the month. Team-by-Team Previews Abbott Tech/Immaculate Bassick Bullard-Havens Capital/Achievement Cheney Tech Harding O’Brien Tech Platt Tech Prince Tech Quinebaug Valley (Putnam/Tourellotte/Ellis Tech) Thames River (Norwich Tech/St. Bernard/Grasso Tech) Vinal/East Hampton/Goodwin Wilcox Tech Wolcott Tech (sub-varsity in 2015) Team-by-Team […]
Katie Koshes, Amity softball: Tossed a four-hitter and struck out 14 to help Amity beat Mercy 7-0 in the SCC tournament quarterfinals. [polldaddy poll=”8899234″] Vote for Thursday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. Friday.
STRATFORD – Platt Tech softball coach Sue Murphy and her Panthers are accustomed to winning league titles. The Panthers, who practice every day at 5:30 a.m., now have different ways of accomplishing this. Waiting out a 90-minute rain and lightning delay, the top-seeded Panthers won the Constitution State Conference title for the third straight […]
Saturday’s Star Becaa Findley, Seymour softball: had three hits and three RBIs to help Seymour beat St. Paul 8-5 in the NVL tournament quarterfinals. [polldaddy poll=”8894449″] Vote for Tuesday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Amity 7, Hamden 0 (at Hamden) Singles: 1. Jason Seidman (A) defeats Brandon Howard (H) 6-3, 6-1 2. Logan Berke (A) defeats Zack Levine (H) 5-7, 6-0, 6-3; 3. Jarred Pepper (A) defeats Stephen Pantera (H) 6-1, 6-0. 4. Andrew Zang (A) defeats Ank Agawal (H) 7-5, 6-0 Doubles: 1. Aiden Stuart & Marco Del […]
Jimmy Benjamin has been elevated from assistant coach to head coach at Platt Tech. Benjamin takes over for Chris Theriault, who stepped down after two seasons at the helm. For the past four years, Benjamin served as the Panthers’ head freshman coach and as an offensive line coach on the varsity. Benjamin, a former football […]
HAMDEN >> The Platt Tech boys basketball team had three opportunities beginning Tuesday night to earn a Class L state tournament berth. With Kaynor Tech and East Haven to come, Tuesday was the Panthers’ best shot of achieving the berth against a Whitney Tech team that had struggled all season long. But the Panthers were […]
NEW HAVEN >> Despite just winning two events Thursday evening at the Floyd Little Athletic Center, the Platt Tech girls’ indoor track team placed in the top 3 in 11 other events to score 143 points and edge out Capital Prep (138) to win the program’s first Constitutional State Conference crown. In their first official […]