MILFORD — Jonathan Law’s Gina Boccamazzo was an All-Star caliber player at third base for coach Melanie Blude. But the Eagles needed a catcher this spring — and turned to Boccamazzo. A senior co-captain, Boccamazzo threw a runner out at third and tagged a runner out at home plate, when Law defeated Shelton High, 6-1, on Wednesday. She […]
MONROE — Masuk’s girls lacrosse team pinned a 15-3 loss on Shelton in an out-of-conference clash on Saturday afternoon. Masuk had a quick turnaround after a 12-10 comeback win over visiting Bethel in the rain the night before. Midfielders Bennett and Pagano had key goals late in the victory over Bethel. Coach Rob Troesser liked how his team performed in […]
SHELTON — Shelton’s baseball team has turned the corner. The Gaels followed up a tough start to the campaign with wins in four consecutive games (five-of-six, overall) after a 12-2, run-rule triumph over Abbott Tech on Thursday. The Gaels banged out 11 hits, one day after accumulating 15 hits in a 9-2 triumph over Lyman Hall. Shelton […]
WEST HAVEN — The West Haven softball team continued their perfect start to its 2019 campaign on Thursday afternoon, shutting out Shelton, 8-0, in a Southern Connecticut Conference contest at Frank Biondi Field. Freshman Paige Beurer, the eighth-place batter, provided all the offense the Blue Devils would need, going 2-for-3 with a triple, a single and four […]
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…
It has been an interesting start to the boys track season for Cheshire.
After a disappointing 0-3 start, the Rams won four straight dual meets to improve to 4-3 including going 3-0 against East Haven, West …
With a player like Aiden O’Donnell anchoring its defense, Xavier expected the back end to be a strength.
There were question marks in some other places, but the Falcons have rattled off six wins in a row, w…
BRANFORD— Thanks to a consistent barrage of goals from the Gaels, Shelton defeated Branford, 15-8, to improve to 5-2 on Saturday. Nick Pavone led Shelton with four goals while Nick Pagluiso added three goals and an assist. Casey Brennan had two assists and a goal. Jack Carr scored two goals and Jake Oddo added a goal and […]
MILFORD — Foran baseball’s John Shannon and Shelton’s Anthony Steele were locked in a pitching duel through five innings, before the Lions sent three runners across the plate in the sixth inning to post a 3-0 SCC triumph at Ken Walker Field on Friday. “It was fun going out and matching pitches,” said Shannon, […]
The high school boys swimming season concludes Thursday with the CIAC State Open Championships. Here’s a look at the much-anticipated final competition of the season.
WHERE: Robert Kiphuth Memorial Exhibiti…
NEW HAVEN — A.J. Edwards scored 17 of his game-high 23 points in the second half to propel Amistad to a 68-59 win over Shelton in the quarterfinals of the Division III state tournament at Wilbur Cross on Monday night.
NEW HAVEN — Entering Monday’s Class LL Swimming Championships, Greenwich knew it needed to not only win the meet in order to also contend for the State Open title, it had to do so in convincing fashion.
LITCHFIELD — Melvin Kolenovic scored 18 points and Peri Basimakopoulos had 17 as No. 16-seeded Shelton knocked off unbeaten No. 1 seed Wamogo in a Division III first-round game Thursday night. Shelton’s victory snapped a 23-game win streak for the Berkshire League regular-season and tournament champions dating back to last year’s loss to Cromwell in […]
Before the championship meets each season, the Greenwich High School boys swimming team leaves the cold winter weather behind and travels to a warm destination.
During its winter break from school last week…
CHESHIRE — Cheshire High head basketball coach Dan Lee handed out accolades at the same ratio he had slapped players on the back, following the Rams’ 68-53 Southern Connecticut Conference first round victory over Shelton High on Thursday. “I told the kids to embrace this and have fun,” said Lee, whose sixth-seeded squad will take […]
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 […]
SHELTON — Mariah Mandulak put a capper on Senior Night, and why Shelton’s girls basketball team won handily over visiting North Haven, when she passed to Asia Askew for the Gaelettes’ 11th assist in their 51-27 victory at the Vincent J. Murray Memorial Gym on Thursday night. Senior co-captains Maggie Howard and Mackenzie Joyce, and […]
The reason why wrestling is a team sport, despite the fact up to 14 weight classes are decided by two individuals came into play when Shelton High played host to Amity High in an SCC match on Tuesday night. Five Amity wrestlers won unopposed, and two Shelton grapplers were awarded forfeits, as the Spartans went […]
Coaches encourage teams to get a stop on the defensive end to halt a run by their opponent.
When Shelton High took a double-digit lead after one quarter in its SCC boys basketball game against East Haven, all the Gaels had to d…
The 2018 GameTimeCT All-State Boys Cross Country Team. Compiled by Ryan Lacey. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga. ♦♦♦ Player of the Year Eli Nahom New Milford Stats: Went undefeated in sweeping the SWC, Class L and State Open titles. The Class L win was his third straight and he ran under […]
Undefeated Class LL champion Greenwich (13-0) was voted the unanimous No. 1 team in the state in The Day of New London’s high school football coaches poll. Hand, the 13-0 Class L champions, took No. 2. Class M champion St. Joseph was No. 3. Class S champion Bloomfield came in at No. 9.
Each year, the Greenwich football team showed significant improvement under coach John Marinelli. Taking over a highly successful program in 2015 — one that produced eight state titles and 12 FCIAC championships — Marinelli put his systems in place during his first season. By 2016, Greenwich had qualified for the Class LL playoffs. By 2017, […]
The semifinals are set and will be Sunday, Dec. 2. at sites of the higher seeds. The championship games will be held Saturday, Dec. 8 at sites and times to be determined. Schedule changes noted in red. You can purchase tickets online here. Sign up for the Whistle Newsletter from GameTimeCT and get this and other […]
Welcome to the fourteenth edition of the GameTimeCT football podcast. Thirty-two teams entered postseason season play on Tuesday and now 16 teams are left as the season heads towards the semifinals this weekend. We saw a handful of good games across the board and a couple of routs. You can check out the full postseason […]
SHELTON — It was billed as a heavyweight fight and that is exactly what fans at Finn Stadium got between No. 8 New Canaan and No. 1 Shelton in the Class LL quarterfinals on Tuesday night.
After feeling each other out for most o…
The season did not start the way either Shelton or New Canaan football teams would have liked.
New Canaan came out flat against St. Joseph, losing 28-0 while Shelton was forced to practice on a grass field at the school and move home games as …
We’re here. We’re finally here. After a long season filled with all kinds of twists and turns — not to mention bouts with weekly inclement weather that had schools so punchy by Thanksgiving week they were postponing games on account of “cold” (It turned out chilly, but otherwise was a sunny and relatively pleasant Thanksgiving […]
The 2018 CIAC Class LL football quarterfinal preview capsules. Compiled by Pete Paguaga and David Fierro. More quarterfinal previews: CLASS L | CLASS M | CLASS S All games Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m. No. 8 New Canaan at No. 1 Shelton WHERE – at Finn Stadium, Shelton TICKETS – Adults $10, Students/Senior Citizen $5 ON […]
The 2018 All-Southern Connecticut Conference (SCC) football teams. Players of the Year Tier 1 — JAKE ROBERTS, QB, Shelton Tier 2 — PHOENIX BILLINGS, QB, Hand Tier 3 — TERRENCE BOGAN, QB, Sheehan Coaches of the Year Tier 1 — KEITH HELLSTERN, Fairfield Prep Tier 2 — DAVE MASTROIANNI, Hand Tier 3 — SCOTT BENOIT, […]