Category: Sports

Legion Post 33 ready to take the field

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville American Legion baseball team is back in the swing of things and that means Post 33 is gearing up for another season of action from Plainville high school Plainville went 13-11…

PHS hangs tough vs. NW

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER WINSTED – The Plainville baseball team, the 33rd ranked team in the Class M playoff field, emptied its collective tank against top-ranked Northwestern Regional on Tuesday, May 28 from Winsted. And while the Blue Devils…

Former PHS pitcher excels in Maine

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER Former Plainville High School standout D.J. Voisine is having another sensational season for the Maine Black Bears’ baseball team and the chucker has been one of the team leaders for this highly successful squad, whose…

Blue Devils best BE

PLAINVILLE – All the Plainville High School softball team wanted to do was hang a loss on one of the Bristol schools this year. And on Monday, May 15, that desire was fulfilled as the Blue Devils sunk Bristol Eastern…

Senior night doesn’t go as planned

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Senior night for the Plainville baseball team didn’t exactly go as plan on Wednesday, May 15. But even as the team dropped a heartbreaking 6-5 loss to Platt from Alumni Field in Plainville,…

Missed opportunity for PHS

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville softball team had an opportunity to secure a state tournament berth on Thursday, May 9 against a scrappy squad from Middletown. But missed opportunities by the Blue Devils foiled the evening…