Author: jgoralski

Blues shine at all-star game: A big win for the program

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues are only in their third year with the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL), but Muzzy Field was already selected as the 2017 all-star game site before the franchise was even established. On…

Bristol Blues take the lead in the division standings

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blues only had four road wins on the year entering the all-star break. But after this week, they now have eight. The break proved to be just what the team needed, both physically and…

Tunxis to hold ‘Super Saturday’ registration on Aug. 5

Tunxis Community College will hold a “Super Saturday” on Saturday, Aug. 5, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Founders Hall. The annual event is designed to help new and continuing students apply and register for the fall semester. Super Saturday…

Bristol Blues slowed by rain delays

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Rain, rain, go away, come again another day. The Bristol Blues baseball team was singing to the tune of a nursery rhyme this past week after they were rained out for three-consecutive days. The Blues…

Obituary: Melissa L. Zommer, 25

Melissa L. Zommer, 25, of Plainville passed away on Monday, July 10, 2017. Born February 27, 1992, she was the daughter of Maureen (Moore) Zommer and the late Michael L. Zommer. She graduated from St. Paul Catholic High School and…

Bristol Blues win 4 out of 5

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Although they had a rainout and a day off in between, the Bristol Blues baseball team still managed to manufacture their most successful stint yet this season, dropping just one game out of five last…

Ronnie Palmer takes the helm for Bristol Blues

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Some managers have a rough start during their first year with a new ball club. On the other hand, some put together a winning formula as soon as they arrive. Bristol Blues manager Ronnie Palmer…

Bristol Blues rebound from slow start

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After losing their first six games of the summer season, the Bristol Blues baseball team has slowly made their way back to contention in the West Division. Bristol is now just a game below .500…

3-straight wins snap Blues’ 6-game skid

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After beginning their summer season with three-straight losses in week one, the Bristol Blues baseball team continued down the same road with three losses last week. However, the Blues crawled out of the cellar and…