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Sports • Published July 09, 2020 06:29 p.m.

2020 Valley Regional Girls’ Volleyball Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 10: at Old Lyme at 5:30 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 12: vs. East Lyme at noonMonday, Sept. 14: at Waterford at 5:30 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 16: at Morgan at 5:30 p.m....

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Sports Person of the Week • Published July 09, 2020 05:02 p.m.

Andrews Makes Huge Contributions on Both Sides of the Ball

Colbe Andrews has made a big impact for the Valley Regional-Old Lyme (VR-OL) football team during the course of his career. This fall, Colbe will be serving as one of the Warriors’ senior...

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Sports • Published July 06, 2020 09:33 a.m.

Cornhole Tournament to Benefit Dillon May G Fund in Deep River on July 18

Dillon May passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on Feb. 12. Dillon’s father Jeff May has been coping however he can since, and the best way he has found to do that has been through...

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Sports • Published July 05, 2020 07:21 p.m.

Pirates Stay Atop the Standings in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League is in full swing after Week 3 action took place on July 2. The Pirates maintained their spot in first place thanks to consistent performances from all of their...

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Sports • Published July 02, 2020 04:42 p.m.

2020 Valley Regional Boys’ Soccer Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 10: vs. Morgan at 3:30 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 12: vs. East Hampton at 11 a.m.Monday, Sept. 14: at Hale-Ray at 3:45 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 16: at Westbrook at 3:45 p....

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Sports Person of the Week • Published July 02, 2020 02:25 p.m.

Defense was the Name of the Game for deJongh

Jill deJongh saw tremendous success with the Valley Regional girls’ tennis team, especially during her junior season last spring. The Warriors turned in a mark of 22-2, were co-champions of ...

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Sports • Published June 29, 2020 09:35 a.m.

Warriors Looking for a Playoff Return in 2020

The Valley Regional-Old Lyme football team had a solid year in 2019 with a mark of 5-5, including a 4-2 record in the Pequot Conference Sassacus Division. With the limited practices on the horizon ...

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Sports • Published June 28, 2020 06:15 p.m.

Pirates in First Place Early in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League played its second week of the 2020 season on June 25. The Pirates moved into first place in the standings behind a strong some performances across their roster....

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Sports • Published June 25, 2020 02 p.m.

2020 Valley Regional Girls’ Soccer Schedule

Tuesday, Sept. 8: at Waterford at 6:30 p.m. (scrimmage)Tuesday, Sept. 15: vs. Hale-Ray at 3:45 p.m.Thursday, Sept. 17: vs. Westbrook at 3:45 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 22: at Morgan...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published June 25, 2020 12:41 p.m.

Shakun’s Eager to Wear the Captain’s Hat

Abby Shakun has worked her way into an important role with the Valley Regional girls’ lacrosse team. Abby is an attacker who was recently named a senior captain for next year’s squad....

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Sports • Published June 22, 2020 09:35 a.m.

Shoreline Throwers Hit the Pits as Deep River Horseshoe League Returns

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) is back in action after opening its season at the Deep River First Congregational Church Green on June 18. As Connecticut moved into phase two of its...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published June 18, 2020 01:19 p.m.

Baldwin Emphasized Chemistry as a Two-Team Captain

Caroline Baldwin contributed to the success of two teams during the course of her four years at Valley Regional. As a sophomore, Caroline and then-senior captain Ellie Flynn took first place in...

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Sports • Published June 17, 2020 10:51 p.m.

2020 Valley Regional-Old Lyme Football Schedule

All home games at Valley Regional High SchoolFriday, Sept. 11: at Morgan at Peters Complex at 6 p.m.Friday, Sept. 18: vs. Cromwell-Portland at 6:30 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 26: at...

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Sports • Published June 15, 2020 09:20 a.m.

Valley Girls’ Lacrosse Was Set for Playoff Return

The Valley Regional girls’ lacrosse ended the 2019 season with a 6-10 record, just a game short of reaching the Class S State Tournament. In 2020, the Warriors had aspirations of reaching...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published June 11, 2020 01:17 p.m.

Wyszkowski Already Impressive with Valley Tennis

Nic Wyszkowski had a strong start to his career with the Valley Regional boys’ tennis team last year. As a freshman, Nic held the No. 2 singles position and earned nine victories for the...

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Sports • Published June 08, 2020 09:04 a.m.

Warriors Were Looking to Dominate in 2020

The Valley Regional girls’ tennis team had an incredible season in 2019 that included a 22-2 overall record a trip to the Class S State Tournament final. The Warriors were also named...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published June 04, 2020 03:41 p.m.

Rider’s an Offensive Force for the Warriors

Duncan Rider made a great impression in his first season as a member of the Valley Regional boys’ lacrosse squad. Playing on the attack, Duncan not only led the Warriors in points scored as ...

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Sports • Published June 01, 2020 09:28 a.m.

Warriors Planned to Build on Solid Foundation in 2020

The Valley Regional boys’ tennis team came one win shy of making states in 2019 but laid solid groundwork for the future with a promising crop of young players earning varsity experience....

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Sports Person of the Week • Published May 29, 2020 01:44 p.m.

Paradis Shows Plenty of Potential on the Ballfield

Vivian Paradis became an important part of the Valley Regional softball team in a short amount of time. Vivian earned the starting center fielder’s job for the Warriors in her freshman...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published May 23, 2020 12:41 p.m.

Farray Fearless in All Athletic Endeavors

Raquel Farray made a meaningful contribution to the Valley Regional gymnastics team this year. A freshman, Raquel picked up competitive gymnastics for the first time and, through her fearlessness...

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Sports • Published May 22, 2020 09:18 a.m.

Valley Track Was Ready for Big Strides This Spring

The Valley Regional boys’ and girls’ outdoor track teams had solid campaigns in 2019. The boys’ squad recorded a fourth-place finish at the Shoreline Conference Championship...

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Sports • Published May 18, 2020 08:56 a.m.

Valley Softball Had Championship Aspirations for 2020

The Valley Regional softball team was primed for greatness in 2020. Last year, the Warriors posted an outstanding season with an overall record of 21-3 that included trips to the championship game ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published May 14, 2020 01:53 p.m.

Bullis Boasts Outstanding Résumé in Three-Year Valley Career

Addy Bullis finished her high school career as one of the best softball players in the history of Valley Regional. A senior, Addy has been the Warriors’ primary pitcher and an accomplished...

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Sports • Published May 11, 2020 08:57 a.m.

Valley Boys’ Lacrosse Was Ready to go Forward in 2020

The Valley Regional boys’ lacrosse team posted a successful season in 2019 in Head Coach Mike Orfao’s first year at the helm. The Warriors turned in an 8-9 record overall and...

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Sports • Published May 09, 2020 08:48 p.m.

CIAC Cancels 2020 Spring Season

On May 5, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) made an announcement that seemed inevitable: There will be no high school season for spring sports in 2020. With the world...

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