Category: Sports

Blue Angels among inductees to Hall of Fame

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Plainville Sports Hall of Fame will induct an amazing group of people during the 20th anniversary celebration on Oct. 6 at Nuchie’s Restaurant in Forestville. One of the best stories of the Class of…

Sports preview: Girls volleyball

Plainville High girls volleyball Head coach – Bob Moffo, 2nd year (0-20) Last year’s record – 0-20 Key losses – Caitlin Bradley, Isabel Lozefski, Anna Stehle, Desiree Wesolowski Key returnees – Tori Corriveau, sr.; Samantha Lozefski, jr.; Margaret Cronkhite, jr.;…

Hall of Fame gets ready for latest inductees

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Saturday, Oct. 6, will be a great night for the Plainville Sports Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame will celebrate its 20th Anniversary Induction Banquet on that night at Nuchie’s Restaurant, 164…

Plainville Legion made progress

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville American Legion senior baseball program ended the year at 4-14 but made significant progress along the way this season in a brand new zone. Post 33 made the switch from Zone…

Bravehearts end Blues’ season

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues saw their season come to an end on Aug. 8 with an 11-5 loss to the Worcester Bravehearts in Game 2 of a Futures Collegiate Baseball League semifinal series at Muzzy Field.…

Bristol Blues finish third in FCBL standings

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues finished third in the standings in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League of New England, which earned them a No. 3 seed in the playoffs. Bristol didn’t get a bye, but it did…

Blues bats erupt in final home game

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Bristol Blues bats erupted in front of a packed house at Muzzy Field last Thursday in the final home game of the regular season resulting in an 11-5 thrashing of the Pittsfield Sun. It marked…

Blues suddenly find themselves in a hot streak

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – After a tough stretch of games, the Bristol Blues of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League started the week of Sunday, July 29 on a bit of a hot streak. The locals won four…

Bristol Blues hit the road with playoffs within their reach

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Bristol Blues began the second half of the season the way they had hoped for, battling back twice to defeat the North Shore Navigators 6-4 on July 19. Since then the boys in Blue have…

Bristol Blues hit the road with playoffs within their reach

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Bristol Blues began the second half of the season the way they had hoped for, battling back twice to defeat the North Shore Navigators 6-4 on July 19. Since then the boys in Blue have…