Category: Sports

Blue Devils seek elusive victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Hopefully by the time you read this, the Plainville’s boys basketball team is finally in the win column. And for the Blue Devils, it will be a welcome sight…and a relief. It’s been…

Long night of suffering

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – When your opponent hits for ten three-pointers, you know that you’re in for a long night of high school basketball. And for the squad from Plainville, every game seems to be a long…

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…