The 2019 GameTimeCT All-State Gymnastics Team. Compiled by Rich DePreta. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Gymnast of the Year Lydia Taft Woodstock Academy Stats: No. 1 qualifier in state on all-around (36.4875 point average); No. 2 qualifier in state on floor exercise (9.4875); No. 3 qualifier in state […]
Tre Mitchell of The Woodstock Academy has been named as the 2018-19 Gatorade Connecticut Boys Basketball Player of the Year. The award recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the field, The 6-foot-9, 235-pound senior center led the Centaurs to a 39-2 record […]
NORTHFORD — With potentially 15 minutes left in his high school career, Branford senior Robert Lionetti and his teammates had a bit of a heart-to-heart between the second and third periods. The talk did wonders.
MILFORD—Winner and still champion.
The reign of the Woodstock Academy Girls Gymnastics program became nine straight titles Saturday night as the Centaurs captured the Class S Championship at Jonathan Law HS…
STATE GYMNASTICS CAPSULES
CLASS M CHAMPIONSHIP
When: Saturday, February 23, 9 a.m.
Where: Jonathan Law HS, Milford
The big finish to the girls gymnastics season begins next weekend as Jonathan Law High School will host the Class L, Class M and Class S state championships in Milford on Saturday, Feb. 23.
As teams use thi…
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 […]
Kacy Adams, Notre Dame-Fairfield: Made 45 saves in Fairfield Prep’s 3-1 win.
Noah Behrens-Gould, Hall/Southington: Made 33 saves in a 5-4 win over the East Haven co-op.
Winning now is the No. 1 tenet of high school sports.
But potential is also important, especially in girls gymnastics.
A program positioning itself for future success on the state level, don…
Tom Young, the team’s coach, a math teacher and dorm parent at Woodstock Academy, drove the small bus to Meriden on Tuesday. Eddy Chen, the senior captain, gave up his spot in the lineup. And then the Centaurs went out and…
With the calendar turning to 2019, the girls gymnastics season has picked up speed.
Woodstock Academy, which saw Greenwich end its streak of sixth consecutive State Open Championships last season, has come flying out of the gat…
Chloe Ashton, Staples: The sophomore impressed in the uneven bars, beam and floor exercise for the Wreckers in the Class L meet.
Emily Baktis, Oxford: The senior shined in vaulting and …
Schedule, scoreboard, broadcast, live blog and story links for the 2018 CIAC Fall State Championships. Boys soccer, girls soccer, volleyball and the swimming state open will be broadcast online by the NFHS Network (a subscription is required). Purchase tickets to the state finals at CIACSports.com. Due to Thursday’s snowstorm, the entire outdoor schedule has been […]
EAST HAVEN — Prior to Saturday afternoon, Joel Barlow’s record in girls volleyball state championship games stood at 0-6.
And about an hour into the 2018 Class L final against Woodstock Academy, it looked like Barlow would be on its way to los…
CIAC 2018 FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCOREBOARD CLASS LL No. 12 DARIEN (17-6) vs. No. 10 AMITY (17-5) When: 10 a.m. Where: East Haven High School Broadcast: NFHS Network (Subscription Required) Championship game appearances: Darien is making its 19th championship game appearance, third in LL. Darien has won 17 state titles, falling only to East Lyme in its […]
School Points Record
(first-place votes in parenthesis)
1. Woodstock Academy (19) 456 16-0
2. Southington (3) 412 16-0
3. Cheshire (1) 386 16-0
4. RHAM (1) 322 15-1
5. Joel Barlow 272 18-0
6. East Lyme 208 14-3
7. Bristol Eastern 186 14-2
School Points Record
(first-place votes in parenthesis)
1. Woodstock Academy (20) 502 15-0
2. Southington (3) 426 14-0
3. Cheshire (2) 402 15-0
4. RHAM 314 12-1
5. Joel Barlow 308 15-0
6. East Lyme 234 13-1
7. Bristol Eastern 216 13-2
After two 3-2 wins to start the season, Woodstock Academy has dropped just one set over its past five matches and sits at No. 2 in the state.
Obviously, at 7-0 on the season, there’s plenty of talent on the court, but it’s the attitude of the …
FINE PERFORMANCES Nina Bakuradze, Westhill: Senior libero had five digs and 11 service points in 3-0 win over New Canaan. Paula Hernandez, Woodstock Academy: Junior had 20 kills in 3-0 win over Newtown. Abby Harbinson, Amity: Reigning GametimeCT Player of the Year tallied 12 kills in 3-0 win over West Haven. GET OUT AND GO […]
NEWTOWN — Nothing could stop the Woodstock Academy girls volleyball team on Monday, not even a bus ride all the way across the state for a match against a perennial contender.
Even after sitting on the bus for two solid hours, the undefeated C…
Vitals COACH — SEAN SAUCIER (2nd season, 4-6) CONFERENCE — Independent PLAYOFF CLASS — L (528 boys enrolled) HOME — Bentley Field 2017 RECORD — 4-6 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 at Greenfield HS (Mass.), 6:30 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps Top Players BLAKE KOLLBECK, Sr. OL/DL CALEB FEEN, Sr. WR/DB DEREK THOMPSON, Sr. QB/LB TRAVIS […]
Woodstock Academy will remain a member of the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, the school’s Board of Trustees decided Thursday night, ending months of wrangling over the future of its athletic programs. “I think it’s a response to the public outcry,” Woodstock Academy trustee and Pomfret Board of Education chairman Kate Cerrone told the Norwich Bulletin, […]
Woodstock Academy, an independent high school serving approximately six towns in the northeast corner of Connecticut, is close to deciding whether its athletic program will remain a member of the CIAC or go it alone as a prep school under the New England Prep School Athletic Council. The school is expected to render a decision […]
SOUTHBURY — Not even a fall off the balance beam by Greenwich High School’s best gymnast was going to derail the Cardinals’ run to the State Open gymnastics championship. The FCIAC and Class LL champs completed the postseason trifecta on Saturday at Pomperaug High School, amassing 143.525 points to run away with the program’s first […]
EAST HAVEN – The East Haven/Old Lyme/Old Saybrook/East Hampton Co-Op had lost three straight games, scoring only three goals, going into Wednesday night. But the Yellowjackets exploded for five goals in the first 28 minutes en route to a 5-2 non-league boys’ hockey victory over Woodstock Academy at the DiLungo Rink. “It was nice to […]
NEWINGTON — It’s rare that a mid-season addition to a team can have such a dramatic impact as it did for the Woodstock Academy volleyball team.Paula Hernandez is in no ordinary situation, and no ordinary volleyball player.SWC champion Joel…
MADISON – It’s been 18 years since the Hand girls’ basketball team has appeared in a CIAC state championship game. The Tigers are just 32 minutes away from ending that drought. Hand’s only previous appearance in a state title game came when it beat Killingly in 1999 to win the Class L crown. But now […]
The Woodstock Academy Introduces New Head Football Coach Daryl Daleen from The Woodstock Academy on Vimeo. Vitals Coach: DARYL DALEEN (First year) Conference: Independent Playoff Class: L (491 boys enrollment) Home: Bentley Field, Woodstock 2015 Record: 1-9 2016 Kickoff: Sept. 9 at Quinebaug Valley, 7 p.m. Team website: MaxPreps Top players KAM JANICE, Jr. RB/DL (6-0, 220) JARRED BOUTON, Sr. QB […]