Category: Sports

Blue Devils make it 4 straight

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The streak continues for the Blue Devils football team as they ran their record to 5-4 on the season winning their fourth in a row last Saturday 28-21 over Avon. Junior quarterback Frank Griffin had a…

Blue Devils make it 3 straight

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville High School Blue Devils took to the road last Friday and came home victorious  pulling out a 20-16 white knuckle affair over the Tolland Eagles. Sophomore kicker Mason Sarra saved the day booting a…

Blue Devils dominate visiting Eagles

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Blue Devils used a quick striking offensive attack to dominate East Catholic last Friday in a 49-6 rout of the Eagles. It marked the most points scored by Plainville in six seasons since they put…

Working hard despite their record

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT What motivates players to continue and work hard when the season is heading in the working direction? The Plainville volleyball team finds themselves in that predicament at 0-14 on the season. However, senior co-captain Desiree Wesolowski…

Pair of Blue Devils head Down Under to play baseball this winter

Plainville Blue Devils senior baseball players Dylan Morrell and Nathan Michalek have been selected to participate on the Goodwill Series American baseball team to compete in the 12 game Goodwill Series to be held in Adelaide, Australia and Auckland, New…

Travel basketball try-outs

Plainville Boys’ Travel Basketball has announced its try-out schedule. Grade 8 try-outs will be Thursday, Oct. 19 at the Middle School of Plainville from 8 to 9 p.m. and Friday, Oct. 20 at Kegal Gym at Plainville High School from…

Blue Devils look for productive 2nd half

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville football team ended the first half of the season last Friday at Tinty Stadium leaving Alumni Field with a less than desirable 42-14 loss to Berlin. Cody Marquis hauled in a 43-yard touchdown pass…

The newest members of Plainville’s sports Hall of Fame

The Plainville Sports Hall of Fame will celebrate its Athletic Induction Banquet on Saturday, Oct. 14. The banquet will be held at Nuchie’s Restaurant, 164 Central St. in Forestville. The ceremony will begin with a social at 5:30 p.m. and…

Defense key for Blue Devils vs. Redcoats

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville boys soccer team has been riding the strength of a stingy defense led by the fearless junior keeper Sergio Zaldivar. Look for the point of contact where the foot meets the ball and that’s…

Blue Devils get kick out of youth

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville girls soccer team rang up consecutive shutout victories last week knocking off Bulkeley 6-0 on Tuesday Sept. 19 and followed up with a hard fought 2-0 win over Maloney three days later improving to…