Category: Sports

Eagle ice hockey sees their foe go to finals

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER A goal separated the second-seeded Eagle ice hockey team from making their first-ever appearance in the championship of the Division III tournament as a co-op after making their first trip to the semifinals. Instead it…

First year coach leads cheerleaders to 5th place

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER In her first year with the Plainville High School cheerleading program, head coach Amber Fitzpatrick took her Lady Devils to compete on the big stage and placed fifth out of 19 teams with 151.5 points…

Conference meet provides confidence

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Devil swimming and diving team entered the postseason on Saturday, March 4 when they competed at the CCC South Blue swimming championship. Plainville placed fifth out of six teams with 117 points. Middletown…

Hockey team looking at good slot in post-season

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER A pair of wins this past week set up the Eagle ice hockey team for prime real estate in the post-season, and Wethersfield-Middletown-Rocky Hill-Plainville coach, Dennis Tulimieri, said that focus is what’s largely helped the…

Plainville Senior Bowling results

Plainville Senior Bowling results for Feb. 27 are as follows: Top Female Bowler for the Week–Mary Oakes-196, Lola Wishart-165 Top Male Bowler for the Week—  Joe Terzini-233, Art Schneider-197   Ham Bone Club Joe Terzini-2 Tom Loiselle Carter Casida Vinny…

Blue Devils place 19th in Class M

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After competing in at the Class S championship last year, the Blue Devil wrestling team switched gears and moved up to Class M. Plainville traveled to Guilford High School and competed against some of the…

Try-outs for New Britain Bees set for April 11

  New Britain Bees team officials today announced that the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Club will hold open tryouts on April 11 from 6 to 8 p.m.. Tryouts will be held at New Britain Stadium (230 John Karbonic Way, New Britain,…

Blue Devils get prepped at invite

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Although scores were not kept and records were not affected at the round-robin CCC Invitational at Berlin High School on Saturday, Feb. 11, Plainville coach Rusty Spence said that the event was good preparation for…

A season to remember for 1st year coach

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER     As she nears the end of her first year with the Lady Devil basketball team, Plainville coach Jessica Hanchette experienced nothing like she thought she would experience after she lost most of her…

Internet safety program for student athletes offered

The Bristol Sports Hall of Fame is sponsoring an internet safety program for student athletes on Wednesday, March 8 in the Bristol Central High School Auditorium. The program is “Take This Play Off, Social Media Education for Student-Athletes. It will…