Category: Sports

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…

P’ville made progress at end

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER GLASTONBURY – Maybe the Plainville Legion Senior baseball squad didn’t qualify for the state tournament this past season – only the top four squads from Zone 7 did – but as Post 33’s year came…

Meet Tyler Favreau

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – When you graduate high school as a state champion in baseball, you must have attended class in Plainville. And its most recent batch of seniors enjoyed an amazing 2012 campaign – resulting in…

Little League action on ESPN

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3 and Longhorn Network will combine to televise 75 regional games of the 2013 Little League World Series, an increase of 41 games over last year’s total. The regional games will lead into ESPN’s multiplatform coverage of the…