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Premium Content Waterford players to hold second annual charity tennis event for Shriners

 July 4, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Nisha Rajamohan, the No. 1 singles player on the Waterford High School girls' tennis team and the Eastern Connecticut Conference runner-up, has been a patient at Shriners Hospitals for Children since she was a child after being born without a...


Premium Content East Lyme's Carl Reichard named national girls' track coach of the year

 July 2, 2014; Updated: 12:06 am

Carl Reichard has won seven state championships as East Lyme High School girls' track and field coach, the last in 2011 when the Vikings finished first in Class MM.


Premium Content Skipper, Carrasquillo-Childs are all-star attention getters

 June 29, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

East Hartford - Attention college football coaches everywhere: Southeastern Connecticut has two quality recruits just waiting for a home.

Defensive end Tuzar Skipper of Norwich Free Academy and receiver Khary Carrasquillo-Childs of...


Premium Content Senior all-star football game today at Rentschler Field

 June 28, 2014; Updated: 5:17 pm

Many of the state's top graduating seniors will take part in today's Connecticut High School Coaches Association Super 100 Classic football game at Rentschler Field in East Hartford.


Premium Content Latham named Gatorade Connecticut Athlete of the Year in boys' track and field

 June 21, 2014; Updated: 12:07 am

Tyler Latham stepped to the starting line for the 400-meter race Tuesday, his fifth and final event on Day 1 of the CIAC decathlon state championships.


Premium Content Kilpatrick steps down at Ledyard

 June 20, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Sam Kilpatrick announced Thursday that he's stepping down after 21 years as Ledyard High School's baseball coach.

"It's all about relationships for me," Kilpatrick said in a release. "I have had the opportunity to work with some...


Premium Content Whalers lose their leader

 June 19, 2014; Updated: 10:26 am

Whalers coach Kerrianne Dugan is stepping down after leading the Whalers for two seasons, including their first state championship in March.


Premium Content Latham goes out in style

 June 19, 2014; Updated: 10:28 am

Tyler Latham caps a stellar Fitch High School career by winning his first state decathlon title, scoring 6,304 points and earning the title of best all-around athlete.


Premium Content Colonels hire Connors

 June 18, 2014; Updated: 10:32 am

Brittany Connors put down some roots in Ledyard a year ago when she and her boyfriend, Matt Robinson, purchased a home in town. Now those roots have deepened as she has been named Ledyard High School's new softball coach.


Premium Content Fitch captures Class L state softball title 3-1

 June 15, 2014; Updated: 5:28 am

Meriden — It was ironic, if not amusing, that while Arielle Cooper's four starting freshmen were generally calmer than the library Saturday night, Cooper recalled some nerves, even as the celebration unfolded...


Premium Content Stonington girls win first Class S state lacrosse title

 June 15, 2014; Updated: 5:06 am

Stratford — Eighteen minutes and 53 seconds. It's an eternity in lacrosse time. Teams can score in seven seconds off the draw. Or twice in 60 seconds.


Premium Content Stonington plays Granby in Class S girls' lacrosse title game today

 June 14, 2014; Updated: 11:51 pm

State championship game pressure is unlikely to rattle the Stonington High School girls' lacrosse team today.

Several Bears have experienced it before. They know what it takes to keep their poise and hold the trophy after the final...


Premium Content Fitch softball final postponed until today

 June 14, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Fitch High School will have to wait a day in pursuit of its first state softball championship since 2009.

The top-seeded Falcons' scheduled game against No. 19 Sacred Heart of Hamden for the Class L title was postponed by wet field...


Premium Content Fitch plays Sacred Heart for Class L state softball title tonight

 June 13, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

There were two trips to the batting cage earlier in the week, where the Fitch High School softball team listened to music and giggled at the coaching staff's inability to still throw fastballs.

"Aubrey Latham (2009 graduate and pitcher on...


Premium Content Falcons fly into final

 June 12, 2014; Updated: 4:31 am

West Haven — Fitch, apparently, doesn't believe in settling into a game.


Premium Content A minute to win it: Stonington girls' lacrosse ties game against OL, triumphs in closing seconds

 June 11, 2014; Updated: 2:04 am

Waterford — The Stonington High School girls' lacrosse team routinely practices late-game scenarios. Head coach Jeff Medeiros will put a minute on the clock. It's up to his Bears to find a way to score.


Premium Content Bears' Roberts perfects the silent treatment

 June 11, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Waterford — Megan Roberts stood next to Sloane Sweitzer at midfield, trying to be as intimidating as possible, while her Stonington High School girls' lacrosse teammates went on the offensive in the Class S semifinal on...


Premium Content East Lyme's run comes to an end in baseball

 June 11, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Middletown — Normally, the information that you just one-hit your opponent in the state semifinals is reason to ask when the bus is leaving for the championship game.

But then, who would ever consider — or imagine — an afternoon when...


Premium Content Ghiglia changes colors to blue and white

 June 11, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

When he was looking for a replacement for longtime girls' soccer coach Rob Brule, who recently retired after 20 seasons, Waterford High School athletic director Dave Sousa didn't have far to go.

Chris Ghiglia, a former Waterford assistant...


Premium Content NFA's Vital sprints to front of the pack; Latham wins twice

 June 10, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Middletown — Entering the 100-meter dash, Andris Vital wasn't considered a threat to win a State Open title.

Not many 21st seeds ever qualify for the finals, never mind finish first.

But Norwich Free Academy coach Kara...


Premium Content High school roundup: Fitch softball game rained out

 June 10, 2014; Updated: 11:59 pm

Top-ranked Fitch High School's Class L state softball tournament semifinal game against No. 5 Lauralton Hall was postponed because of rain on Monday and has been rescheduled for Wednesday at 4 p.m. at West Haven.


Premium Content Fitch plays in a CIAC Class L softball semifinal today

 June 9, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Top seed Fitch takes on No. 5 Lauralton Hall today in the CIAC softball tournament, playing in a Class L semifinal at West Haven at 4 p.m.

The other three teams from southeastern Connecticut still alive in CIAC tournaments play Tuesday. No.


Premium Content State Open track and field meet / local qualifiers

 June 9, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Following is a list of top seeds and local qualifiers for today's State Open track and field meet, which starts at 1:30 p.m. at Middletown High School:


100-meter dash - No. 1 seed: Cassidy Palmer (Stafford), 12.17...


Premium Content Old Lyme comes up short in Class S boys' lacrosse quarters

 June 8, 2014; Updated: 2:22 am

Old Lyme — He plays hockey for the Hartford Jr. Wolfpack, where Machlan Sawden is a prominent forward and creating a possible college path for himself.


Premium Content H.S. roundup: St. Joseph's ousts Montville baseball in 11 innings

 June 7, 2014; Updated: 11:59 pm

Montville - Fourth-seeded Montville High School was ousted from the CIAC Class M baseball tournament on Friday, losing 3-2 in 11 innings to No. 12 St. Joseph in the quarterfinals.



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