Category: Sports

New Britain Bees weekend round-up for Aug. 7

NAPPO THROWS 6 2/3 STRONG INNINGS IN VICTORY OVER YORK BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Rosa, Walton hit back to back homers, Nappo gets the win behind 6.2 strong innings in 3-1 victory over the Revolution #ItsBetterWithTheBees The…

Hinshaw’s streak continues even as Bees fall

ROSA, GRIFFIN NOTCH 2 HITS IN LOSS TO REVOLUTION BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Hinshaw extends his on base streak to 23 games, but Revolution take game 1 of series 12-4, game 2 tomorrow at 6:35 #ItsBetterWithTheBees The…

Bees lose on road

SHORT ROAD TRIP ENDS WITH 6-5 LOSS TO LANCASTER BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Skelton finishes a triple shy of the cycle, Rosa gets 3 hits but ‘Stormers rally late to take the series with 6-5 win #NewBritainVsEverybody…

Bees weekend round-up for July 31

ROSA COLLECTS 3 HITS IN 9-2 LOSS TO REVOLUTION BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Conor Bierfeldt hits his team leading 16th homer of the season in a 9-2 loss to York. Bees head to Lancaster tomorrow #ItsBetterWithTheBees The…

Blues shine at all-star game: A big win for the program

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues are only in their third year with the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL), but Muzzy Field was already selected as the 2017 all-star game site before the franchise was even established. On…

Former Blue Knight transformed into a wrestling monster

Former football standout Spencer Charette stifled opponents as an offensive lineman for Southington High School and Southern Connecticut State University and manhandled opponents on the mat as a two-time Class LL medalist in wrestling. Now, the Southington native has found…

Bristol Blues take the lead in the division standings

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blues only had four road wins on the year entering the all-star break. But after this week, they now have eight. The break proved to be just what the team needed, both physically and…

New Britain Bees Round-Up July 25

ROSA NOTCHES 2 HITS IN GAME 1 LOSS TO LANCASTER BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Rosa tallies 2 hits, Pettibone throws 5 strong innings, but Barnstormers sneak away with a 2-1 win in game 1 #ItsBetterWithTheBees The Game…

Bristol Blues slowed by rain delays

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Rain, rain, go away, come again another day. The Bristol Blues baseball team was singing to the tune of a nursery rhyme this past week after they were rained out for three-consecutive days. The Blues…