MIDDLETOWN—Wethersfield centerfielder Jimmy Sullivan has had a lot of great games in his career. He never had a night quite like the one he had Friday in the Class L state championship game. The University of Virginia-bound senior had a night for the ages with two home runs, two triples, 6 RBI and four runs […]
2018 Spring Championship Scoreboard LIVE UPDATES ♦♦♦ CLASS LL No. 3 Ridgefield (20-4) vs. No. 4 Cheshire (20-4) When: Saturday, 12 p.m. Where: Palmer Field, Middletown On the Web: NFHS Network (subscription required) Championship game appearances: Ridgefield making first state final appearance. Cheshire won Class LL in 1993, Class L in 1992, 1984; Lost LL final 1996, […]
HARTFORD — There’s a reason Windsor senior lefthander Alex Rosario is 25-1 in his career.
A mid to upper 80 mile an hour fastball, good curve ball and a great pickoff move to go along with a pretty good bat.
He capped off his high school caree…
MIDDLETOWN — If the Class L state track championships had 17 events instead of 18, the Middletown High boys would be talking about winning a second straight title.
Tuesday’s meet, however, came down to the 4×400 relay, an event Middletown hasn…
The last remaining undefeated baseball team has finally cracked the Top 10. And just in time for the postseason. Shepaug, which headed into the week 16-0, made its GameTimeCT / New Haven Register poll debut at No. 9. The Spartans will be looking to clinch the Berkshire League championship and the top seed in the […]
For the second-consecutive week, Fairfield Prep was voted the No. 1 team in the state as games got underway in the second week of May. That’s about all that’s remained the same in the latest GameTimeCT / New Haven Register Top 10 poll. The rest of the Top 10 is all shook up as jockeying for […]
DANBURY — It was the ultimate test of teamwork and team depth, and at the 38th running of the O’Grady Relays Friday and Saturday, no teams were better than the host Danbury High School boys and girls track and field teams.
The Hatter boys scor…
WINDSOR – Despite losing by double-digits to Windsor on Wednesday afternoon, no one is counting out Wethersfield’s baseball team. “I think we have a lot of talent,” Wethersfield star center fielder Jimmy Sullivan said. “When we play well we can be a very tough team to beat.” The thing is, the Eagles, who came into […]
WINDSOR – It was supposed to be a pitcher’s duel when Windsor and Wethersfield sent their aces to the hill in Wednesday’s CCC battle of unbeatens. While Middlebury College-bound Alex Rosario had his stuff working for Windsor, University of Hartford-bound Tim Blaisdell didn’t as Windsor beat Wethersfield 14-4 in five innings. “It was a battle of […]
WEST HARTFORD – Windsor’s Corey McKeithan has already played giant killer in this new Division I state basketball tournament format, knocking out the top seed with a 3-point shot at the buzzer in double overtime in the quarterfinals. Three days after sending undefeated East Catholic packing, McKeithan had another chance to send a Division I […]
Greatest high school shot I’ve ever seen. Windsor down two hits a game winning 3 to beat undefeated East Catholic #ctbb pic.twitter.com/pLLX0UZSni — Carson (@CarsonCoon) March 13, 2018 Down goes No. 1. East Catholic’s season is over. In an absolute classic at Bulkeley’s packed-to-the-gills Babe Allen Field House, Windsor ended East Catholic’s unbeaten year and […]
Mikey Buscetto, Waterford Point guard makes things go for the Eastern Connecticut Conference champions. Now Buscetto hopes to help the Lancers win some additional hardware in the Class M division at the Mohegan Sun Arena floor in a couple of weeks. George Gamble, Windsor A true difference maker, Windsor wasn’t the same team in the […]
NEW HAVEN — Hillhouse boys basketball coach Renard Sutton has noted after every game he wanted to see the growth of his Academics, minus four starters from last year’s second consecutive Class LL state championship. Through four games, the growth has been as expected, even from the underclassmen. The fourth-ranked Academics hammered No. 9 Windsor […]
The CIAC Football Playoff Scoreboard More Semifinal Previews: Class LL | Class M | Class S The 2017 CIAC Football Class L quarterfinal previews. Compiled and written by Doug Bonjour and Sean Patrick Bowley CLASS L No. 8 New Canaan at No. 5 Masuk WHERE / WHEN — Benedict Field, Monroe, Sunday, 12:30 p.m. TEAM RECORDS — […]
We’ve made it. The long, grueling grind that is the regular season is finally over. All 12 weeks are in the books — so is Thanksgiving. The playoffs are here. The quarterfinals begin Tuesday at the sites of the higher seeds at 6:30 p.m. The 2017 CIAC Football Playoff Schedule The semifinals, however, have been […]
@MHSBlueDragons beats its arch rival @WHSFootballCT 24-7 to complete its perfect regular season. #cthsfb pic.twitter.com/4Oh9EwzjBC — CT Sports Now (@CT_Sports_Now) November 23, 2017 WINDSOR — Middletown capped its first undefeated regular season since 1985 with a dominating 24-7 win over previously unbeaten Windsor in front of 1,500 at Jack O’Brien Stadium Wednesday night. “Our defense […]
South Windsor might have had the biggest victory of Week 10, but New Canaan — which had been just on the cusp of the Top 10 for the last few weeks — made its return heading into the last regular-season week before Thanksgiving. The four-time defending champs, who claimed the No. 10 spot by 39 […]
Five more football teams qualified for the state playoffs Saturday, rapidly bringing the postseason picture into more focus as Week 10 came to a close. Of the 32 spots available, 17 teams have now punched their tickets, including the 10 teams that qualified Friday night. Several more should be determined before Thanksgiving Week. You can […]
Week 9 was relatively quiet for the GameTimeCT / New Haven Register Top 10 football teams, at least compared to the carnage of Week 8. And so the song remains the same in the latest polling. All of the Top 10 teams won, although some had it easier than others. Like St. Joseph, for example, […]
MANCHESTER >> There were no thoughts about a chaotic couple of weeks when construction left the Middletown boys’ track and field team as a state title contender without the use of their facility but one last race that stood between the Blue Dragons and the CIAC Class L title. When Garrett Dandridge crossed the line, […]
GUILFORD >> Guilford may have entered Thursday’s Class L state tournament second-round boys basketball game as the higher seed, but in essence, the Indians were big underdogs. Coming to town was Windsor, a perennial state championship contender that had spent time in the Register/GameTimeCT Top 10 poll this season. Guilford won its first state tournament […]
WINDSOR >> Call it a statement game. That’s what Middletown players and coach Rick Privott called their Central Connecticut Conference inter-divisional 89-80 win over sixth-ranked Windsor at the Ken Smith Court on Saturday evening. “This was a very important win,” said senior Ahmod Privott, who scored 19 points, 14 in the second half. “We wanted […]
NEW HAVEN >> Chaylynn Martin finished with a career-high 38 points as fifth-ranked Weaver came from behind to beat eighth-ranked Windsor 102-98 Tuesday in the middle game of the second annual Saulsbury Invitational at Wilbur Cross. The Beavers (3-1) trailed by as many as 19 points late in the second quarter and 17 (59-42) at […]
2016 CIAC Football Playoff Scoreboard Class LL Darien 28, Ridgefield 7 PHOTO GALLERY | FINAL STATS ••• Class L New Canaan 35, Windsor 20 FINAL STATS ••• Class M Hillhouse 42, St. Joseph 21 PHOTO GALLERY | FINAL STATS Curren: Lytle, Hillhouse fought way back to top ••• Class S Ansonia 28, Rocky Hill 21 PHOTO GALLERY | FINAL STATS
NEW BRITAIN >> During post game interviews a fellow New Canaan player came over and pointed to Rams senior Ryan O’Connell and said that O’Connell was the best player in the FCIAC. O’Connell sure played like it in the Class L state championship game against Windsor. O’Connell ran for a touchdown, caught a touchdown pass […]
It's Championship Weekend … #cthsfb pic.twitter.com/3zJDO14VuD — Sean Patrick Bowley (@SPBowley) December 9, 2016 Saturday is the first day of the rest of the football season. The last day. It’s the 2016 CIAC Football Championship at Ken Strong Stadium in West Haven and Veterans Stadium in New Britain. We have four great championships, played simultaneously […]
WHERE/WHEN Veterans Field, New Britain, Saturday, 2:30 p.m. [Buy Tickets] SEEDS/RECORDS No. 2 NEW CANAAN 11-1 No. 1 WINDSOR 12-0 COACHES New Canaan: LOU MARINELLI (36th year, 330-100-7) Windsor: ROB FLEETING (8th year, 78-11; 156-40-2 career) CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY New Canaan (16th appearance, 11-4): 2015 def. North Haven 42-35; 2014 def. Darien 21-20; 2013 def. Darien 44-12; 2011 lost to Daniel […]
Rocky Hill is the only one of the eight state finalists that will be making its first appearance in a championship game this weekend. As Terriers coach Mark Fritz has reminded anyone who would listen this week, Rocky Hill has fielded a varsity program for just about 20 years. It’s opponent in the Class S […]
WINDSOR >> Windsor coach Rob Fleeting nailed it. “This was our best game of the season,” Fleeting said following his No. 1 ranked club’s 40-14 win over No. 4 Middletown in the semifinal round of the Class L state championship playoffs at Jack O’Brien Stadium Monday night. “I thought we executed very well and we […]