Category: Sports

Matt Thomas, varsity fixture

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Doesn’t it seem like Plainville senior Matt Thomas been playing varsity sports in high school since, well, the beginning of time? Over the years, when the Plainville baseball team took the field, Thomas…

Katy Dressel: 3 sports, all excellence

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – It’s never easy being a three-sport athlete in high school. But when your a successful three-sport athlete and excel in the classroom, it’s easy to see why someone like senior Katy Dressel is…

Post 33 shows some guts

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville American Legion baseball squad opened its 2013 campaign with a bang and won its first three games of the year. Post 33 showed some real intestinal fortitude in racking up a…

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…