Category: Sports

PHS softball team finding its groove

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville girls softball team is growing by leaps and bounds. The Blue Devils put together back-to-back victories for the first time in three seasons earning a 15-5 win over Hall on Thursday, April 5 and…

Focus, communication key for Blue Devil golfers

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER 2017 REGULAR SEASON Overall Record—0-15 (0-6 home, 0-9 away). CCC Record—0-14. CCC South Division Record/Ranking—0-7, 5th/5. CCC South Champion—Newington (15-4, 8-0). CCC South Runner-Up—Berlin (8-7, 6-2). 2017 POSTSEASON CCC Championship (at Tunxis Country Club, Farmington)—15th/16…

PHS baseball builds a bond

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville baseball team is all about the bond between brothers. It begins with a coaching staff that bleeds blue and white and that brotherhood is alive on the baseball diamond and off the field of…

Planning to be competitive

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER 2017 REGULAR SEASON Overall Record—2-4 (0-0 home, 2-4 away). CCC South Region Record—2-4. CCC South White Division Record—2-3. 2017 POSTSEASON CCC South Championship (at Willow Brook Park, New Britain)—10th/11 overall (5 medalists); T4th/6 in White…

Youth, inexperience hurt PHS vs. WCA

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville softball team did some of the things that competitors do in the season opener against Waterbury Career on Saturday. But youth and inexperience is not always a smooth road to navigate. Led by senior…

What to expect from PHS girls tennis

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER 2017 REGULAR SEASON Overall Record—10-6 (5-3 home, 5-3 away). CCC South Region Record—5-5. CCC South White Division Record/Ranking—2-3, 3rd/6. CCC South White Champion—Rocky Hill (12-7, 8-2). CCC South White Runner-Up—Berlin (10-6, 7-3). 2017 POSTSEASON Class…

Sport Week in Review for March 23

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Boys Basketball THIS PAST WEEK: Division IV Tournament Quarterfinals Monday, March 12 #1 Northwestern 58, #8 Lewis Mills 35 (at Northwestern); #5 Kolbe Cathedral 67, #13 Valley Regional 59 (at Notre Dame of Fairfield); #26…

Sport Week in Review for March 16

Boys Basketball THIS PAST WEEK: Division IV Tournament First Round Tuesday, March 6 At Higher Seeds #16 Seymour 53, #17 Creed 50 (OT); #8 Lewis Mills 58, #25 Abbott Tech 31; #24 Jonathan Law 81, #9 Classical Magnet 75; #13…

New Britain Bees announce promotional schedule

The New Britain Bees have announced their 2018 Promotional Schedule. The fun-filled entertainment begins on Friday, May 4 and continues throughout the season. The best way to ensure that you get the best seat in the house for our great…

Productive season for Blue Devils at an end

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville girls basketball season came to an end last Monday in a Class M first round loss to Weston 60-43. The Lady Blue Devils the No. 24 seed traveled to Weston to take on the…