Category: Sports

Catching up with Blue Devils

Former Plainville High School baseball standout Mike Thomas is once again at it for Roger Williams University and as of March 20, the junior has played in 11 of 12 games, starting 10 of those for the 6-6 squad. For…

PHS swimmers take 15th place in Class S

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MIDDLETOWN – The Plainville boys swimming team finished 15th in the Class S championship on March 13 from Wesleyan University in Middletown. Weston took the championship with 698 points while Sacred Heart placed second with…

ESPN will continue to cover Big East sports

ESPN and the current Big East Conference, soon to be renamed, will continue their relationship of more than three decades with a multiyear, multimedia rights agreement. The agreement grants ESPN exclusive worldwide distribution rights across all media and will continue…

Not exit PHS girls had hoped for

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MONTVILLE – Dropping a tough 42-35 decision to Montville in the first round of the Class M state tournament was not the way the Plainville girls basketball team wanted to finish out its 2012-13 campaign.…

PHS battles before falling, 42-35

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER OAKDALE – The Plainville girls basketball team didn’t travel over an hour just to turn around, give it the old preverbial try and head home in its first round Class M showdown against Montville on…

Blue Devils pester Redcoats

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Berlin girls basketball team hasn’t had to sweat out too many wins this season. But on Plainville’s senior night – the Blue Devils’ final game of the regular season – the Redcoats…