Category: Sports

Boys Basketball: Blue Devils celebrate the postseason journey

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The longest part of any journey is often punctuated by the phrase, ‘are we there yet?’ For the Plainville boys basketball team that journey has rounded the bend as they are headed to the state tournament…

Blue Devil round-up: Wrestlers, cheerleaders surge into the postseason

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Plainville wrestling finished ninth as a team with 98 points at the Class S state championship meet this past weekend at Windham High School. Gilbert won the team championship with 193.5 points, followed by Montville…

Former Blue Devil QB commits to Union College

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Former Plainville Blue Devils quarterback Frank Griffin signed a National Letter of Intent to play football for Union College. The letter signing took place during National Signing Day on Feb 6. The Union College Bulldogs, a…

Boys basketball team qualifies for the state tournament

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The chase is over. The Plainville boys basketball ran down a goal that has eluded them for the past eight seasons qualifying for the Class V state tournament. The Blue Devils reached the magic mark of…

Girls basketball gets back on track

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville girls basketball team is back on track after hitting a bump in the road. They returned to the win column last week picking up a pair of victories, improving to 10-7 on the season.…

Boys Basketball is poised for a postseason return

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville boys basketball team inched closer to their goal of reaching the state tournament for the first time in eight seasons when they upended Conard, 59-45, on Jan. 22 to even their record at 6-6.…

Plainville sports wrap up; football to face new foe

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Plainville boys swimming and diving hosted next-door neighbor Southington on Jan. 25 at Plainville High School. The teams share a diving coach—Jan Zagorski, mother of Blue Devil coach Chris Zagorski—and they share the Plainville facility…

The Blue Devils’ week in review

Wethersfield-Middletown-Rocky Hill-Plainville ice hockey has won three straight games and improved its record to 8-2. Two of those wins came last week, with several Blue Devils shining in one of the victories. The Wethersfield co-op took down Hall-Southington 3-1 on…