Category: Sports

Blue Devils to compete after graduation

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The day before they walked across the stage to pick up their diplomas signifying the end of their time as Blue Devils, 12 athletes were honored at an assembly in the auditorium at Plainville High School…

Blue Devil coach, player shine at all-star game

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER There was plenty of Plainville around when it came to Team Constitution in this past Saturday’s Super 100 high school football senior all-star game in New Britain. Blue Devil head coach Tim Shea served in…

Bristol Blues heat up: Win 5 out of 6 games

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues won five of their six games last week and improved to 13-11 entering this week’s games. The Blues find themselves in third place in the FCBL, one game behind the second place…

Baseball: St. Onge to play at Inspiration Academy

KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Plainville’s all-conference and all-state outfielder Tyler St. Onge will take his game to the next level, playing at Inspiration Baseball Academy in Bradenton, Fla. this fall. St. Onge led the Blue Devils to a 12-8 record this…

Proving they belong: Another giant step for Blue Devils softball

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The journey began in earnest three years ago when head coach Scott Marcucio took over the helm of the Lady Blue Devils softball program that went 3-17 the year before.  The first order of business was…

Bristol Blues off to a slow start this summer

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER It was a lean week for the Bristol Blues, who won one game and dropped four in a five-game stretch. Here’s what happened last week for the Blues, who were 3-6 going into Monday’s action:…

Baseball: Early exit doesn’t lessen seniors’ legacy

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville baseball team struggled out of the gate standing at 1-4 two weeks into the season. The Blue Devils used the experience and camaraderie from a group of eight seniors to build a team chemistry…

Blue Devils round-up: Track, Girls Tennis

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Plainville outdoor track and field program took on the best that Class M had to offer in the championship meet on May 29 at nearby Willow Brook Park in New Britain. The Lady Devils…

Brady Callahan: A man for all seasons

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Plainville senior Brady Callahan will be heading to Western Connecticut State University in the fall to join the Colonials football program. “I chose Western because I wanted to be close to home so family and friends…

Baseball: Blue Devils finish with a win, ready for states

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville baseball team used a senior night celebration to get back in the win column. With a 5-2 win over Plainfield on Wednesday, the Blue Devils improved their record to 12-8 as they head into…