Category: Sports

Blue Devils show their Jekyll and Hyde side

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – In set one of its CCC South showdown against Bristol Central, the Plainville volleyball team looked like it could have knocked the Rams right out of the Ivan Wood Gymnasium on Monday, Sept.…

PHS stunned by BC, 5-1

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Off a 5-0 start to its season, everyone has been gunning for the Plainville boys soccer team. And with pesky Bristol Central in town to try to knock off the Blue Devils, it…

Blue Devils find 2013 improvement over 2012

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – To start the 2013 campaign, the Plainville volleyball team went 2-3 and it’s certainly an improvement over the first five games from last season. Those wins have come against Middletown and Naugatuck Valley…

Blue Devils play it up big in 28-12 victory over Weaver

PLAINVILLE – When the scholastic season opens up for football every fall, that first game is usually a messy affair. It happens to both the good and bad squads and when Plainville took on Weaver in a CCC Interdivisional affair…

Plainville High ready for action in boys, girls soccer

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Both the Plainville boys and girls soccer teams should be competitive seasons this year with one of the squads possibly contending for the CCC South title once again. The boys team is certainly…

Blue Devils could be a surprise

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville football team could be the surprise of the Division III-East league this year. The Blue Devils have to fill several key positions and some inexperienced players will have to step up…

And the destination should be…

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Over the last three weeks, I’ve been dissecting the question of whether of not Plainville should remain a part of the Central Connecticut Conference in its Southern division. Being one of the smallest…

Where do you go Blue Devils?

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER Last week, the Plainville Observer started to look at Plainville athletics with a single question in mind: Is the CCC, the Central Connecticut Conference, the right place for Blue Devils’ athletics. After taking a critical…