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 […]
WALLINGFORD — Sheehan coach John Ferrazzi knows all too well anything can happen once the postseason begins. Ferrazzi and the Titans remember just last season when Joel Barlow ended their campaign in the quarterfinals.
The 2018 Class M football quarterfinal preview capsules. Compiled by Pete Paguaga. More quarterfinal previews: CLASS LL | CLASS L | CLASS S All games Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m. No. 8 Rockville at No. 1 St. Joseph WHERE – At Penders Field, Stratford TICKETS – Adults $10, Students/Senior Citizen $5 RECORDS – Rockville 7-3, St. […]
WATERBURY – On the legs of Anthony Ligi, Wolcott is headed to the Class M playoffs. The senior quarterback rushed for three touchdowns in the fourth quarter to lead Wolcott past Holy Cross, 30-26, at Municipal Stadium. “We missed a few tackles, but Anthony is one of the best players in the league,” Holy Cross […]
Declaring that all of the responsible players did not come forward to account for the vandalism of St. Paul’s locker room during a game on Oct. 26, Wolcott Public School administration announced Thursday that the team would be forfeiting this week’s game vs. Sacred Heart/Kaynor Tech. The decision follows a bullet-point list of demands made […]
Wolcott’s Public Schools on Monday released a terse open letter from Superintendent of Schools Tony Gaspar to students, parents and coaches of the Wolcott High School football team, which demanded the program hold itself to account for alleged damage done to St. Paul Catholic High School’s locker room on Oct. 26, or forfeit this week’s […]
WOLCOTT — He ran over, around and past defenders, showcasing impressive speed and a whole lot of heart along the way. Really, there were times when he did whatever he wanted.
Seymour simply had no answer on how to slow down Wolcott quarterback…
TORRINGTON — Torrington’s boys soccer team played its opener just the way it wanted to for all but the last two minutes of a 3-2 win over Wolcott Thursday evening at the Robert H. Frost Sports Complex.
“The final score was not indicative of th…
Vitals COACH — MATT HOVE (2nd year 5-5) CONFERENCE — NVL Iron PLAYOFF CLASS — Class M (397 boys enrolled) HOME — Monroe Field, Wolcott 2017 RECORD — 5-5 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 vs. Naugatuck, 6 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps Top Players JAKE FILIPPONE, Sr. LB/OL (6-0, 220) ANTHONY LIGI, Sr. RB/LB (5-10, […]
MIDDLETOWN — It had been 11 years since two Naugatuck Valley League teams had met in a state tournament final.
A pair of NVL teams got together Saturday night as 9th-seeded Seymour won its fifth state title with a 13-2 victory over 3rd-seeded …
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, […]
Trager triple brings in 2 more. Wolcott up 5-1 in second #ctbase pic.twitter.com/rHz1347sWL — Scott Ericson (@EricsonSports) June 6, 2018 MIDDLETOWN—A lot of things went right for the Wolcott baseball team this season but getting production from the bottom of the order was not always one of them. That changed in the Class M semifinals […]
TORRINGTON — Torrington’s boys basketball team won a game of attrition 81-74 in double overtime over Wolcott Monday night at Torrington High School.The Red Raiders (10-4; 9-3 NVL) pulled away from Wolcott (4-10; 4-8 NVL) in the first half …
Wolcott has appointed Matt Hove, a journeyman coach whose last stop was a nine-man football program at Kenmare High School in North Dakota, as its next head football coach, Waterbury Republican-American reported on Tuesday. Hove, currently a science teacher at Kenmare, told the Rep-Am’s Kyle Brennan he began looking for Connecticut coaching opportunities when his wife, […]
Jason Pace, who led Wolcott to four state playoffs in six seasons, was named the head coach at Newington. The school made the announcement Monday in a press release. Pace played at Wolcott and took over for Pat Russo beginning in 2011. The Eagles went 48-19 during Pace’s tenure and won seven or more games […]
New Haven All-State defensive back Jason Pinnock of Windsor announced his verbal commitment to play at Pittsburgh on Twitter Tuesday, reversing an earlier decision to play at Boston College. “I am closing my recruitment for good… I’m 100% COMMITTED to Pitt,” he wrote. National Signing Day for football players is Wednesday, February 1. Pinnock to […]
TORRINGTON >> Torrington boys basketball broke through for a 71-59 win against Wolcott in a battle of NVL teams looking for their first win Tuesday evening at Torrington High School. Each team has faced some of the league’s best, with Wolcott (0-4) suffering through an opening loss to Sacred Heart and Torrington (1-3) meeting the […]
Class LL [aesop_image imgwidth=”720″ img=”http://www.gametimect.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/2016-Class-LL-Bracket-Final.jpg” align=”center” lightbox=”on” captionposition=”left”] ••• Quarterfinals Tuesday, November 29 Darien 29, Greenwich 3 Ridgefield 28, West Haven 21 Shelton 55, Newtown 21 Southington 35, NFA 22 ••• Semifinals Monday, December 5 Ridgefield 44, Shelton 41 at Finn Stadium, Shelton, 6:30 p.m. Darien 38, Southington 7 at Boyle Stadium, Stamford 6:30 […]
CIAC Football Playoff Scoreboard / Schedule Class LL Southington 35, Norwich Free Academy 22 WFSB 3 Connecticut SOUTHINGTON >> Vance Upham became his school’s all-time leading rusher with 225 yards on 35 carries and had a touchdown as Southington defeated Norwich Free Academy 35-22 and advance to Class LL semifinals for the fourth-straight season. Anthony Plantamauro caught […]
More Previews: CLASS LL | CLASS L | CLASS S CLASS M Capsules by Mike Pucci (St. Joseph v. Wolcott, Bunnell v. Killingly, Hillhouse v. New Fairfield) and Jimmy Zanor (Berlin v. Valley Regional). No. 8 Berlin at No. 1 Valley Regional/OL WHERE/WHEN —Richard Blythe Field, Deep River. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 6:30 p.m. TEAM RECORDS —Berlin 8-2 (CCC Division […]
TORRINGTON >> With the NVL’s Iron Division title firmly in its grip, Torrington girls volleyball (17-1) never gave Wolcott (8-9) a chance in a 3-0 (25-7, 25-8, 25-12) sweep at Torrington High School Monday evening. The Red Raiders approach significant hurdles — a rematch with the only team to beat them this season (Granby Memorial) […]
Above: Wolcott senior captain Ray Iorio video highlights. Vitals Coach: JASON PACE (6th year, 40-16) Conference: NVL Iron Division Playoff Class: M (422 boys enrollment) Home: Monroe Field 2015 Record: 7-3 (4-1 NVL Brass) 2016 Kickoff: Sept. 9 vs. Ansonia, 6:30 p.m. Team website: MaxPreps Top players RAY IORIO, Sr., RB/LB (5-9, 180) STEVE URBANSKI, Sr., […]
After winning its fourth straight Class LL state title, Amity is the unanimous No. 1 team in the final poll of 2016. The Spartans defeated new No. 3 Fairfield Warde 4-3 on a walk-off walk to win the championship. Amity went wire-to-wire as the No. 1 team in the state. It started the preseason No. […]
MIDDLETOWN >> It’s the moment every kid dreams of growing up. To get a chance to hit a game-winning home run to win the championship. Wolcott junior Ray Bartoli lived out the dream on Friday under the lights at Palmer Field in the Class M state championship game when he hit a 2-run, walk-off home […]
[aesop_character img=”http://www.gametimect.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/jayz.png” caption=”JIMMY ZANOR” align=”right” force_circle=”off”] Once again, Middletown is the center of the baseball universe this weekend. Four CIAC state baseball championship games are taking place at William J. Pomfret Stadium at Palmer Field beginning with tonight’s Class M battle between Wolcott and Northwestern. It’s time for some peanuts, Cracker Jacks and Palmer’s […]
CIAC Championship Weekend Scoreboard Class LL No. 10 FAIRFIELD WARDE vs. No. 1 AMITY When: Saturday, noon. Where: Palmer Field, Middletown Watch Live: TV: CPTV Sports | Online: NFHS Network Championship game appearances: This is the third state final appearance for Fairfield Warde and the first since the 2004 Warde/Ludlowe split from Fairfield High School, which […]
BERLIN >> The Wolcott baseball team was seemingly able to hit whatever Haddam-Killingworth pitchers through at them on Tuesday in the semifinals of the Class M state tournament. The eighth-seeded Eagles sprayed 13 hits all over Sgt. Zipadelli Field and came away with a 10-1 win over fourth-seeded Haddam-Killingworth to advance to their first state […]
TORRINGTON >> Torrington’s softball team came through with a 1-0 win against Wolcott Wednesday afternoon in just the kind of game they’re likely to see in the postseason. The Red Raiders (11-4) beat Wolcott 8-3 a few weeks ago at Wolcott High School. Wednesday’s version of the Eagles (6-8) was much improved. In a game […]