Category: Sports

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…

Blue Devils ready for some volleyball

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – When Aug. 24 finally arrives, the fall scholastic teams will be able to finally hit the practice court. And in terms of the Plainville volleyball team, the girls are certainly ready to go.…

Hall of Famers to be saluted Oct. 5

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Plainville Sports Hall of Fame will hold its 2013 induction ceremony on Oct. 5 from Nuchies Restaurant in Bristol. This year, another world class group of individuals will be honored who represent some of…

X-country prepping on its own

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville boys cross country team might be just under a month away from the official start of its fall practice campaign but several members of the squad have already been prepping for…