Category: Sports

K of C free throw champs announced

The local level of the 2017 Knights of Columbus International Free Throw Championship was held on Jan. 15 at Our Lady of Mercy Parish Center. The Knights of Columbus sponsors the contest each year to promote family activities in its…

Giblin wins free throw contest

On Jan. 29, the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship held their district competition at Our Lady of Mercy in Plainville with Riley Giblin winning the championship once again. She now moves on to the State competition to be held…

Eagles improve to 8 victories

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After experiencing seasons of 4-14-2 and 2-18 records, the Eagle ice hockey team split the week with a win and a loss and improved to eight wins on the season, qualifying for the Division III…

Senior bowling results announced

Plainville Senior Bowling results for Jan. 30 were as follows:   Top Female Bowler for the Week–Tina Wishart-174 Top Male Bowler for the Week– Frank Robinson-189   Turkey Club Frank Robinson   Split Club Mary Ann Fredrickson Gil Theriault-2 Bert…

Tramps announce honorees

The Bristol Tramps organization will hold its 47th annual Bristol Tramps Sport Reunion dinner at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington on Friday, April 7. Each April, the Bristol Tramps Sports Reunion honors nine persons, along with one team, that…

Injuries slow down Blue Devils

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Devil wrestling team began the season by winning three of their first four matches. But following their strong start, the team went on to win just three of their next nine matches. Plainville…

Blue Devils pick up 1st victory of season

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After dropping their first two meets of the season to Northwest Catholic and Farmington, the Blue Devil swimming and diving team began this past week by earning their first win of the season with a…

Plainville Senior Bowling results for Jan. 16

Plainville Senior Bowling results for Jan. 16 were as follows: Top Female Bowler for the Week–Bernice St Jean-163, Mary Oakles-163 Top Male Bowler for the Week— Al Deshaies-204, Carter Casida-189   Ham Bone Club Al Deshaies   Turkey Club     Al…

Plainville’s ice hockey team excelling

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Since Plainville joined the Wethersfield-Middletown-Rocky Hill ice hockey program as a cooperative team at the start of this season, the Eagles have lost just one game out of the four they have played in thus…

Unified basketball team starts season

The Plainville High School’s  Unified Basketball team led by district faculty members Jeri Lynn Turkowitz, Cindy Birdsall, and  Amy Tennant took on Newington High School for their first season game on Jan. 5. It was a very competitive game, which…