Category: Sports

Blue Devils cut down by Lancers

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville boys basketball team ran into a buzz saw on Tuesday, Jan. 8 against Bristol Eastern. Motivated by a near buzzer-beating effort against Berlin the previous game, the Lancers were hungry for…

Blue Devils trash Terriers’ streak

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Plainville High School girls basketball team doesn’t mind being streak stoppers. And the Blue Devils will play that role each and every time if it means another victory in the win column. This time…

Plainville girls on a roll heading into their tourney

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – Going into the annual Rybczyk Memorial Tournament last week, the Plainville girls basketball squad carried a healthy 3-1 ledger into the affair. The Blue Devils fell to East Catholic 56-37 in a CCC…

Just what Blue Devils needed

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Sometimes, a little dose of Bulkeley does the trick. Now, that’s not an insult towards the Bulldogs but the fact of the matter was the Plainville girls basketball team needed a victory to…