Monday, April 12, 2021

East Haven Sports

Sports • Published April 12, 2021 01:45 a.m.

East Haven Girls’ Tennis Begins with a Win; Co-op Lacrosse Squad Drops Opener

Girls’ TennisThe East Haven girls’ tennis team kicked off its spring season by playing a home match against West Haven last week. On April 10, the...

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Sports • Published April 11, 2021 08:04 p.m.

Easties Ready to Shine on the Diamond This Spring

For the first time in two years, the athletes on the East Haven softball team were able to put on the blue and gold and hit the diamond for some high school competition last week. Entering his...

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Sports • Published April 08, 2021 12:45 p.m.

Reynolds Makes His Mark While Following in Family Footsteps

Ian Reynolds grew up in a basketball household and, when it was his turn to hit the court, he took the ball and ran with it. Ian went on to have a solid career for the East Haven boys’...

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Sports • Published April 04, 2021 07:05 p.m.

Easties Displayed Great Resilience All Winter

The East Haven girls’ basketball team had to wait a couple of months to begin its season and then had to sit out a few weeks due to a quarantine at the end of its campaign. Through all of...

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Sports • Published March 28, 2021 09:46 p.m.

East Haven Loses to Lyman Hall in SCC Division II Final

The East Haven boys’ basketball entered the 2021 season with a senior-laden roster that had aspirations of leading the Yellowjackets the top of the Southern Connecticut Conference. As the...

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Sports • Published March 28, 2021 03:33 p.m.

GNH Warriors Take 2nd Place at SCC Virtual Championship

The Greater New Haven (GNH) Warriors co-op boys' swimming and diving squad finished in second place at the SCC Virtual Championship that took place from March 18 to 26. The Warriors, who feature...

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Sports • Published March 22, 2021 01:23 a.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Advances to Conference Semis; Boys’ Hockey Loses in First Round

Boys’ BasketballThe East Haven boys’ basketball team defeated Branford in its regular-season finale and then claimed a win over Foran in the quarterfinals of...

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Sports • Published March 21, 2021 02:32 p.m.

GNH Warriors Earn Share of Division Title, Butler Takes 3rd Place at SCC Diving Championship

The Greater New Haven (GNH) Warriors co-op boys’ swimming and diving team finished its regular season with a bang by earning a 94-92 victory versus Cheshire in a virtual meet last week. The ...

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Sports • Published March 20, 2021 11:31 p.m.

Easties Return for SCCs, Take Two-Point Loss to Shelton

After being forced to miss the final week of regular-season play due to a team quarantine, the East Haven girls’ basketball squad was able to return to the court just one day before the...

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Sports • Published March 18, 2021 01:15 p.m.

Milano Pins Down Great Career as a Yellowjackets’ Grappler

Between his father, uncle, and numerous cousins, DJ Milano grew up in a family of wrestlers. When it was his turn to compete, DJ wanted to bring an aggressive style to the mat for the East Haven...

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Sports • Published March 15, 2021 12:55 a.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Edges Out Branford; Girls’ Hoops Sees Cancellations Due to Quarantine

Boys’ BasketballThe East Haven boys’ basketball team split a pair of games last week to put its record at 6-4 on the season. The Yellowjackets took a loss to...

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Sports • Published March 14, 2021 07:52 p.m.

East Haven Looking to Return for SCCs Following Quarantine

After playing just four games, the East Haven boys’ co-op hockey team recently found out that the remainder of its regular season has been canceled due to quarantine measures. However, even ...

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Sports • Published March 14, 2021 02:04 p.m.

CIAC Announces Spring Sports Plan, Potential Summer Series for Football and Wrestling

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) held a Board of Control meeting on March 10 and subsequently made a couple of announcements that will affect how the high school sports...

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Sports • Published March 11, 2021 12:34 p.m.

Conners Making a Great Debut with the Warriors

By the age of three, Brendan Conners was already in the swimming pool. After setting a state record in 2018, Brendan realized how much he loved the sport, and now the East Haven resident is...

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Sports • Published March 08, 2021 10:56 a.m.

East Haven Girls’ Hoops Notches Two Victories; Boys’ Hockey Squad Goes into Quarantine

Girls’ BasketballThe East Haven girls’ basketball team continued its strong play of late by winning both games on last week’s schedule. The...

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Sports • Published March 06, 2021 07:01 p.m.

Yellowjackets Improve to 5-3 with Winning Week

Last year, the East Haven boys’ basketball team only won four games for its entire 20-game season. Now, in the middle of their 11-game 2021 campaign, the Yellowjackets have already...

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Sports • Published March 01, 2021 02:27 a.m.

GNH Warriors Making a Major Splash This Winter

The Greater New Haven (GNH) Warriors boys' swimming and diving team has been performing excellently during the first few weeks of the winter season. The Warriors are sporting a record of 4-1 and...

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Sports • Published Feb. 28, 2021 03:46 p.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Wins 2 of 3; Hockey Squad Loses to Milford

Boys’ BasketballThe East Haven boys’ basketball team improved to 3-2 on the season by winning two of its three matchups last week. The Yellowjackets earned a...

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Sports • Published Feb. 28, 2021 03:36 p.m.

Easties Notch Their First Two Victories of the Season

The East Haven girls’ basketball team recently enjoyed a winning week that saw the Yellowjackets pick up their first two victories of the season. The Easties earned wins versus Cheshire and ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 21, 2021 05:20 p.m.

East Haven Girls’ Hoops, Boys’ Hockey Each Take Two Defeats

Girls’ BasketballThe East Haven girls’ basketball squad dropped road games against Daniel Hand and West Haven in last week’s action. The Yellowjackets...

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Sports • Published Feb. 20, 2021 11:47 p.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Drops Contest Against Hand

After undergoing a roster makeover during the offseason, the East Haven boys’ basketball team started off the 2021 campaign by a earning a home win versus North Haven in their first game of ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 20, 2021 03:04 p.m.

CIAC Allows Three More Sports for Winter Season; Spring Games Slated to Start April 10

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) made some major announcements regarding the status high school sports in the upcoming weeks. The CIAC added a couple of sports to its...

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Sports • Published Feb. 14, 2021 08:05 p.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Wins Big in Opener; Boys’ Hockey Drops First Contest

Boys’ BasketballThe East Haven boys’ basketball team started off the 2021 season by notching a lopsided victory last week. On Feb. 10, the Yellowjackets...

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Sports • Published Feb. 13, 2021 07 p.m.

East Haven Girls’ Hoops Starts New Season with Young Team

Last year, the East Haven girls’ basketball team saw its season get canceled as the Yellowjackets were preparing for a quarterfinal matchup in the Class MM State Tournament. With the 2021...

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Sports • Published Feb. 08, 2021 02:31 a.m.

East Haven’s Seniors Made Their Impact on the Mat

The six seniors on the East Haven wrestling squad displayed great growth on the mat while bonding as teammates throughout the past few seasons. Although the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic...

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