December 18, 2013; Updated: 5:28 pm
It's quite one thing for a coach to lose his best runner. It will be another thing, coach Shawn Towne said, for the Fitch High School girls' cross country team to lose senior Sarah Dinovelli.
December 18, 2013; Updated: 5:22 pm
Area boys' high school basketball preview for 2013-14 season.
December 17, 2013; Updated: 2:06 am
East Lyme - Eric Stirtan was four years old when he first walked into the East Lyme High School pool.
His mom, Kim, was teaching an aquatics class; meanwhile, Stirtan and his older...
December 17, 2013; Updated: 11:29 pm
Coach: Jack Stabach (15th year)
Key returnees: Sr. Ben Biondi (breaststroke, freestyle), Jr. Ryan Dumais (free), Sr. Zach Kosakowski (backstroke, butterfly, individual medley),...
December 15, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
No. 4 Southington vs. No. 7 Fairfield Prep - The game, originally scheduled for Saturday at Central Connecticut State's Arute Field in New Britain, was postponed by snow. It has tentatively been rescheduled for today at 3...
December 14, 2013; Updated: 1:58 am
Arkeel Newsome ran 34 times for 259 yards and four touchdowns, breaking his state single-season rushing record, and added an 11-yard touchdown pass as second-seeded Ansonia routed No. 4 Woodland, 51-12, to win the CIAC Class S football...
December 12, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Montville — During a timeout with about a minute and a half remaining Wednesday night, Montville coach Derek Wainwright had a couple of talking points for his team.
One, don't give East Lyme any second-chance points; get every...
December 10, 2013; Updated: 11:01 am
ECC LARGE DIVISION
Coach: Colleen Hardison (1st year).
Key returnees: Sr. G Jenna Schumacher, Sr. F Carynn Bartolucci, Sr. G Colleen Durkee, Sr. F Becca McGlone, Sr. G Kiana Ebersole.
December 9, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
East Lyme - The inaugural class of the East Lyme Sports Hall of Fame will be inducted on Dec. 15 at the Flanders Fish Market. The honorees do not include football, as there is a separate football hall of fame.
Members of the class...
December 8, 2013; Updated: 12:04 am
Cheshire - Valley Regional/Old Lyme finished its final postgame huddle of the season and walked away sobbing.
Phil Cohen, Dave Peck and Cole Turner hugged assistant coach Steve Woods.
December 7, 2013; Updated: 10:14 pm
The notion that Valley Regional/Old Lyme would have an undefeated season and qualify for the state football playoffs was a crazy notion not too long ago.
But times have changed quickly for the...
December 7, 2013; Updated: 10:13 pm
UPDATED: 4:42 p.m. Robert Drysdale's five-yard touchdown run with a minute, eight seconds remaining rallied fifth-seeded Brookfield to a 20-13 victory over No. 1 Valley Regional/Old Lyme in a CIAC Class M football...
December 6, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Valley/OL's Peck catches things as a routine ... on offense and defense
Deep River - Valley Regional/Old Lyme football coach Tim King didn't know if senior Dave Peck had it in him to play on defense, as he'd have to clobber...
December 4, 2013; Updated: 12:33 am
Middletown - It was just about a month earlier that the ending was cinematic: the big upset, the field goal as time expired, resonating even in New London, where there is estimable high school football history.
December 4, 2013; Updated: 4:01 pm
Deep River - There are more overwhelming favorites to win the CIAC Class M football championship than Valley Regional/Old Lyme, a perennial Class S competitor which moved up a division this season.
There is St. Joseph, for instance,...
December 4, 2013; Updated: 4:35 am
Trumbull - Jordan Kowalski barreled into the end zone with less than two minutes left in Tuesday's CIAC Class M quarterfinal, giving Ledyard High School its seventh touchdown of the game.
December 4, 2013; Updated: 12:30 am
Southington - Norwich Free Academy's football season came to a crashing halt in the CIAC Class LL quarterfinals Tuesday night.
The fifth-seeded Wildcats contributed to their own demise...
December 4, 2013; Updated: 12:21 am
Following is a list of Eastern Connecticut Conference football all-stars and sportsmanship award winners for 2013:
Offense - Center: Joe Allyn (Fitch); Down linemen: Noah Brown...
December 3, 2013; Updated: 12:09 am
Middletown — Quarterback Dario Highsmith rushed for 206 yards and three touchdowns while throwing for a fourth as fourth-seeded Middletown defeated No. 5 New London 49-14 in the CIAC Class L football quarterfinals...
December 3, 2013; Updated: 9:24 pm
Trumbull —Mufasha Abdul Basir rushed for five touchdowns and Shane Miller accounted for four more more as second-seeded St. Joseph, which once trailed 35-34, roared back for an 84-49 win over No. 7 Ledyard in the...
December 3, 2013; Updated: 9:07 pm
Southington — Tyler Hyde rushed for five touchdowns and qarterback Stephen Barmore threw three touchdown passes as fourth-seeded Southington routed No. 5 Norwich Free Academy 52-14 in the quarterfinals of the CIAC...
December 3, 2013; Updated: 9:02 pm
Deep River — Quarterback Phil Cohen accounted for five touchdowns as top-seeded Valley/Old Lyme advanced to the CIAC Class M football semifinals with a 48-3 victory over No. 8 Quinebaug Valley in a quarterfinal...