Tag: baseball

Baseball’s persistence pays off with first win

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville baseball team endured through 26 innings looking for that breakthrough. It finally came in the bottom of the sixth against Rocky Hill last Wednesday. The Blue Devils erupted for six runs in a come-from-behind,…

Blue Devils make an impact in college sports

Here’s a look at some former Plainville athletes who are making an impact in college: Taylor Rogers Taylor Rogers, a former Blue Devil who is in the junior year of college is Rogers, is attacking the links for the Fairfield…

Baseball preview: Plainville is in it for the long haul

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Blue Devils were at 5-4 in 2017 but finished up at 2-9 marked by a lack of offense that saw four shutout losses and three games where they only put up one run. Last season…

Blue Devils: A final look back at Spring 2018

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER It was an up-and-down spring in 2018 for Plainville High School sports. Baseball and outdoor track and field made the most noise out of the Blue Devil contingent. Here’s what happened in each sport: Baseball…

Bristol Blues hit the road with playoffs within their reach

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Bristol Blues began the second half of the season the way they had hoped for, battling back twice to defeat the North Shore Navigators 6-4 on July 19. Since then the boys in Blue have…

Bristol Blues endure tough stretch

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER Monday, July 23 was a tough game for the Bristol Blues of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League as the squad fell on the road to Martha’s Vineyard Sharks by a 10-6 push from Vineyard Baseball…

A bevy of Blues players having good year

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Blues of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League have several players enjoying a standout year as the squad came into last weekend with a 23-17 ledger and a third place overall standing.…

Blues ready for second half run

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Bristol Blues returned home last Thursday ready to make a second half run at the playoffs and entertained the home crowd with a 6-4 come from behind win over the North Shore Navigators. It was…

A rest gives the Blues a boost

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER Did a little rest bit do the Bristol Blues of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League any good in the middle of July? The Blues had a majority of the week off as the squad was…

Things get epic as Bristol Blues keep busy

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – It’s been a busy stretch for the Bristol Blues and as the squad crept into the July portion of the schedule, there were a couple epic games that were played along the way.…