Category: Sports

Returning talent boosts Plainville fortunes

PLAINVILLE Head Coach: Jen Micowski (7th year) Last season’s Ledger: 6-14 overall, 2-12 CCC South (seventh place) All Conference Performers from 2012:Cheyenne Dalke, Megan Johnson Key Losses: Tabi Arnold, Lindsey Allario, Megan Johnson, Erika Kozak. Strength: Returning numbers Weakness: Offensive…

How did state tourneys play out?

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER UNCASVILLE – On the weekend of March 15 to 16, eight CIAC basketball championships were decided as four very competitive boys and girls games were played in front of over a combined 10,000 fans during…

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.…