Tag: Blue Devils

CIAC fans invited to select top championship moment

CHESHIRE—The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) announced a poll to select the top championship moment from the 2017-18 school year. The official CIAC championship broadcast partner the NFHS Network streamed 51 championship finals this past year and 20 top plays…

Timothy Shea picked as new football coach at PHS

Plainville High School has named Timothy Shea as varsity head coach of the Plainville High School Blue Devils Football Team, according to Principal Roberto Medic. Shea brings the experience of coaching both at the high school and college levels to…

Devils blast Bloomfield; Ready for Thanksgiving

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE—The annual Thanksgiving Day football game is quickly approaching, but that date hasn’t been a thankful day for the Blue Devils’ football program over the years. But in 2014 things should be different, and at…

Assessing Blue Devils’ status in winter sports

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – This week, the Plainville Observer takes a critical look at the recent winter scholastic campaign with eye on the school’s ability to compete in the Central Connecticut Conference. It’s a fair question as…

Blue Devils stunted by some untimely rain

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Every once in a while, the rain does a little good. It helps grow flowers, it fills lakes, streams and rivers and, every once in a while, its helps out a baseball team…

Credible showing at CCC South

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Both the Plainville track teams were involved in the CCC South track and field championships on Wednesday, May 28 and both squads did quite well from the track at Bristol Eastern High School.…

Blue Devils hang on for victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Not even a 4-0, second inning deficit would deter the Plainville baseball team from snatching a victory over Bulkeley in a CCC South encounter on Monday, May 5. The early setback simply made…

PHS sees its streak snap

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Plainville baseball team rolled into its game against Bristol Eastern on Wednesday, April 23 on a two-game winning streak. But the Lancers were looking to generate a little momentum of its own…

Plainville represented on All-Conference squad

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Central Connecticut Conference recently released its All Conference teams and in terms of boys and girls basketball, along with wrestling, Plainville high school had a representative on each of the squads. In…

Fermi victimized by Plainville’s thirst for victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER ENFIELD – When the Plainville High School baseball team went to Florida for a couple of games at Disney World this past week during April vacation, the Blue Devils left its bats at Bradley International…