Category: Sports

What to expect this spring with PHS softball team

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Head Coach—Scott Marcucio, entering 1st season. Overall Coaching Record—0-0. Assistant Coaches—N/A. 2016 Regular Season Record—3-17 (2-9 home, 1-8 away). 2016 CCC South Region Record—1-14. 2016 CCC South White Division Record—0-5 (6th/6 teams). 2016 Class M…

What to expect this spring in PHS girls golf

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Head Coach—Mario Pires, entering 2nd season. Overall Coaching Record—3-11. Assistant Coaches—N/A. 2016 Regular Season Record—3-11 (1-6 home, 2-5 away). 2016 CCC South Region Record—2-6 (4th/5 teams). 2016 CCC Tournament—N/A. 2016 Girls Championship—DNQ as team; Taylor…

What to expect this spring PHS boys tennis

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Head Coach—Mercurio Evangelista, entering 4th season. Overall Coaching Record—14-33. Assistant Coaches—N/A. 2016 Overall Record—6-10 (5-5 home, 1-5 away). 2016 CCC South Region Record—4-5. 2016 CCC South White Division Record—2-2 (4th/5 teams). 2016 Class S Tournament:…

What to expect this spring in PHS girls tennis

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Head Coach—Chuck Radda, entering 32nd season. Overall Coaching Record—223-243. Assistant Coaches—N/A. 2016 Overall Record—6-10 (4-4 home, 2-6 away). 2016 CCC South Region Record—1-10. 2016 CCC South White Division Record—1-5 (5th/6 teams). 2016 Class S Tournament—DNQ.…

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…