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 […]
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 […]
SWC Tournament KOLBE CATHEDRAL 53, WESTON 27 BRIDGEPORT — Gracen Kerr scored a game-high 16 points to lead Kolbe Cathedral over Weston, 53-27, in the quarterfinals of the SWC girls basketball tournament Friday night at the Shehan Center. Brianna Meekins added 12 points for the third-seeded Cougars (18-3), who will play at second-seeded Newtown in […]
Westbrook’s Savannah Marshall missed the last five games of the regular season with a right shoulder injury, according to head coach Kelly Landino. Landino, also Marshall’s mother, said she suffered the injury in a Jan. 28…
When East Haven’s Isabella Ragaini’s put back, game-winner at the buzzer of the 2018 Class M state final went through it was the end of a storybook season for the Yellow Jackets.
The Yellow Jackets moved to…
While most girls basketball players around the state prepared for the upcoming season this past fall by training or playing fall ball, Westbrook senior Savannah Marshall was following another passion.
Marshall traded in her sho…
GAMES TO WATCH
Wilbur Cross at Hillhouse, Mon. 5 p.m.: Both teams are off to fast starts and looking to stay at the top of the SCC standings.
Pomperaug at Newtown, Tue. 7 p.m.: SWC rivals renew acquaintances wit…
Megan Bauman, East Lyme: Senior guard was All-Conference last two seasons and on pace to break school records for scoring, assists and 3-pointers.
Julianna Bonilla, Waterford: The 5-foot-10 guard/forward committed to play at Ma…
The 2018 All-Pequot League Football Teams. Players of the Year SASSACUS: TOBEY CALLENDER, Haddam-Killingworth UNCAS: JULIEN RIVAS, Stafford/Somers/East Windsor Coach of the Year BRIAN MAZZONE, Stafford/Somers/East Windsor Ted Netcoh Award LUCIANO DUFFY, Old Saybrook/Westbrook Sassacus Offense QB–Bryce Karstetter, Cromwell/Portland QB–JP Nye, Morgan RB–Tobey Callender, Haddam-Killingworth RB–Nick Braga, Valley Regional/Old Lyme WR — Jason O’Brien, Valley Regional/Old […]
CLINTON — Whenever fierce Shoreline Conference field hockey rivals Westbrook and North Branford get together, it’s usually a tough defensive struggle and the trend continued on Friday in the Shoreline Conference tournament final.
Familiar rivals get together as the North Branford field hockey team faces off with Westbrook in the Shoreline Conference tournament championship game Thursday at Indian River Complex in Clinton at 7:30 p.m., in an event that showcases some of…
It has been an interesting season for Old Saybrook.
When coach Mandy Tuthill decided to step down after the third game of the season due to personal reasons, the Rams were 1-2 and without a head coach.
Former Old Saybrook player Nancy Gatta st…
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Competing in the tough Southern Connecticut Conference has produced up and down seasons for Amity from a win and loss perspective.
In recent years the Spartans typically hover around the .500 mark.
If this season’s start is any indication, th…
Vitals COACH — MIKE MARONE (4th year, 22-8) CONFERENCE — Pequot Sassacus PLAYOFF CLASS — S (co-op) HOME — Old Saybrook High School Turf Field 2017 RECORD — 8-2 2018 OPENER — Sept. 8 vs. Gilbert/Northwestern, Noon TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps Top Players DAN ALMADA, Sr. RB (6-0, 190) DAVE McCAIN, Sr. OL/DL (5-11, 190) […]
HIGGANUM — The script is simple. Throw strikes, play good defense and take advantage of your opponents’ mistakes. “That’s what wins games, right?” Haddam-Killingworth coach Mark Brookes asked, rhetorically. It has won games for the Cougars. Including a 4-2 win over Westbrook on Monday afternoon, it has won the Cougars 12-straight games to open the […]
CROMWELL — For a half, this was anybody’s game. Four minutes later, it was over.Cromwell hit Westbrook with an 11-0 run to open the second half and went from there to an easy 59-39 Shoreline Conference win over last year’s Class S runner…
HADDAM — Haddam-Killingworth pulled a huge Pequot League upset by beating Old Saybrook/Westbrook 14-7 at H-K High Friday night. The Cougars (6-3) got first half touchdowns from Cody Ellix and Jake Frith — both one-yard runs — to lead 14-0 at the break. They then held off OSW (7-2) in the second half limiting the […]
Bryce Karstetter doing his best Randall Cunningham impersonation, scrambling & delivering 40 yard TD to Dianta Highsmith. 6-0 C/P #cthsfb pic.twitter.com/QMl2fq2NxC — Josh Howard (@RareReminderJH) October 20, 2017 CROMWELL — Dianta Highsmith and Bryce Karstetter hooked up for a pair of touchdowns in the second quarter and Cromwell/Portland turned to its defense in the second […]
There’s very little Kitty Palmer hasn’t done throughout her coaching career, either for the Hand girls tennis or Guilford field hockey teams. But on Wednesday, Palmer did accomplish a first: an undefeated regular season for the Hand girls tennis team, The Tigers went 15-0, shutting out Cheshire in their home finale Wednesday. The Hand boys […]
The 2016-17 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Basketball Team. Capsules by Joe Morelli. Photos by Catherine Avalone. Designed by Sean Patrick Bowley. ••• Stats: Area’s leading scorer (23.2 ppg.) along with 6.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game. Also made 69 3-pointers and finished with over 2,000 career points (his first three seasons were […]
From the perspective of postseason pedigree and comparison of conferences, Saturday’s Class S state championship looks like a complete mismatch. You have Trinity Catholic, which has won six state championships and has been to the state finals six other times. The Crusaders play in the FCIAC. Westbrook represents the Shoreline Conference and is in its […]
MADISON >> Maybe the margin of victory dimmed the celebration after the Westbrook boys basketball team reached its first state championship game ever. The top-seeded Knights dominated the second half Thursday night to beat No. 12 seed Aerospace 80-51 at Polson Middle School. But there was no sense of being just happy to play for […]
Liam Bell and Cory Muckle combined for 54 points to lead top-seeded Westbrook past eight seed St. Paul 86-68 in Monday’s quarterfinals. This is the first semifinal-round tournament appearance ever for the Knights (24-2). WESTBROOK 86, ST. PAUL 68 (at Westbrook) St. Paul 11 16 16 25 – 68 Westbrook 18 16 25 27 – […]
CLINTON >> Both teams playing in Friday night’s Shoreline Conference championship have lived and died by the three-point shot all season long. East Hampton made five of them in the second quarter to build a nine-point halftime lead. But Westbrook made sure they didn’t die by the long-range threes in the second half. The Knights […]
Shoreline Tournament EAST HAMPTON 50, COGINCHAUG 46 (at East Hampton) Coginchaug 16 12 8 10 – 46 East Hampton 8 15 15 12 – 50 COGINCHAUG (46) Griffin Murphy 3 0-0 6, Jack Murphy 5 4-4 14, Hunter Jameson 6 0-2 15, Ryan Cross 0 0-0 0, Brandon Johnson 2 0-0 4, T.J. Vallone 2 […]
Ky’Jae Hargrove, Career: Guard has averaged 16.6 ppg. for the Panthers, who own victories over New London, Hand and East Haven. Career is the No. 2 seed in Class M. Savannah Marshall, Westbrook: The leading scorer in Greater New Haven at 23.1 ppg. Daughter of the former UConn standout Donny Marshall. The Shoreline Conference semifinalists […]
WESTBROOK >> For most of Friday night’s boys basketball game, East Hampton controlled the tempo, crashed the boards and kept the home crowd out of the game. But Westbrook regrouped in the fourth quarter for one final run. That run proved to be the knockout blow of the previously-unbeaten Bellringers. The White Knights closed the […]
A #tweetyourbuzzerbeaters clip from last night. Westbrook's Savannah Marshall halfcourt bomb at halftime in OT win over Coginchaug! #ctgb pic.twitter.com/sCT7isvhYC — GameTimeCT (@GameTimeCT) January 4, 2017 Tuesday night was busy with winning buzzer beaters on the boys side, but here was a great one from the girls, as well. With time running down in the […]