Category: Sports

Blue Devils run into a Ram-Jam

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Along the way to one of the program’s best seasons in quite some time, the Bristol Central volleyball team has experienced precious few bumps in the road in 2012. And in a road…

Blue Devils’ Scoreboard for Oct. 26

Blue Devils’ Scoreboard: Through Oct. 20 Football Friday, Oct. 19 Northwest Catholic 20, Plainville 0 Boys soccer Tuesday, Oct. 16 Plainville 5, Middletown 1 Thursday, Oct. 18 Bristol Eastern 3, Plainville 1 Notes: Plainville fell to 9-2 in the CCC…

Blue Devils come up short vs. BE

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – There’s a big difference in the CCC landscape between the Bristol Eastern volleyball team and, frankly, everybody else. And with a young team like Plainville entering the Thomas M. Monahan Gymnasium to do…

Lack of desire holds back PHS

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER Last week, the Plainville volleyball team dropped two matches. It started with a sweep by Maloney (25-12, 25-10, 25-21) while fighting gamely against Middletown but the Blue Devils dropped the match 3-1. The games scores…

Blue Devils Scoreboard

Blue Devils’ Scoreboard: Through Oct. 13 Football Date Result Friday, Oct. 12 Rocky Hill 42, Plainville 7 Boys soccer Date Result Tuesday, Oct. 9 Plainville 5, Bulkeley 2 Notes: Nick D’Amico had a hat trick for Plainville. Thursday, Oct. 11…

Blue Devils Scoreboard for Oct. 12

Blue Devils’ Scoreboard: Through Oct. 6 Football Date    Result Saturday, Oct. 6  Plainville 28, East Catholic 8         Boys soccer Date   Result Monday, Oct. 1  Plainville 4, Bristol Central 3 Wednesday, Oct. 3   Berlin 2, Plainville 1 Notes: Michael Guiliani netted Plainville’s only goal…

Gridiron preview for Oct. 12

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Getting that first victory in scholastic football season is always very sweet. It shows a payoff for all the offseason work the players have put into the program. However, after defeating East Catholic…

Blue Devils Scoreboard for Oct. 5

Blue Devils’ Scoreboard: Through Sept. 29 Football Friday, Sept. 28   Platt 28, Plainville 13  Boys soccer Tuesday, Sept. 25  Plainville 2, Plainville 1        Notes: John Saraceno and Chris Utley each scored for Plainville. Saturday, Sept. 29  Plainville 2, Platt…

Gridiron preview for Oct. 5

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The 0-2 record next to the Plainville football team’s name looked awfully deceiving one short week ago. This week, the 0-3 ledger looks even more puzzling because – frankly – the Blue Devils…

Gaffes halt Blue Devils momentum

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MIDDLETOWN – Even as the Plainville volleyball team was trailing 2-1 in its CCC South showdown with Middletown on Wednesday, Sept. 19, there was a feeling of confidence on the Blue Devils sidelines. It felt…