Tag: Blue Devils

Basketball: Barker is Boston bound

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Plainville senior Caitlin Barker broke the 1,000 point mark this season and will take her game to Emmanual College in Boston in the fall. Barker played an integral role as the Blue Devils leader on the…

Season ends for hockey, swimming

Wethersfield-Middletown-Rocky Hill-Plainville ice hockey made a good run in the Division II state tournament, but it came to an end one game short of the ultimate goal. The No. 9 Eagles co-op lost in the semifinal round, 6-1, to No.…

Boys basketball journey ends against Gilbert

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville boys basketball team reached the state tournament for the first time in eight years. The last time the Blue Devils played in the post season was during the 2010-11 season. It also marked just…

Blue Devil cheerleaders win the state title

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER When it comes to co-ed competitive cheerleading, there was no one better than Plainville at the co-ed competitive cheerleading state championship meet. On Sunday, the Blue Devils were crowned as the state’s top squad. The…

Boys Basketball: Blue Devils celebrate the postseason journey

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The longest part of any journey is often punctuated by the phrase, ‘are we there yet?’ For the Plainville boys basketball team that journey has rounded the bend as they are headed to the state tournament…

Blue Devil round-up: Wrestlers, cheerleaders surge into the postseason

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Plainville wrestling finished ninth as a team with 98 points at the Class S state championship meet this past weekend at Windham High School. Gilbert won the team championship with 193.5 points, followed by Montville…

Former Blue Devil QB commits to Union College

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Former Plainville Blue Devils quarterback Frank Griffin signed a National Letter of Intent to play football for Union College. The letter signing took place during National Signing Day on Feb 6. The Union College Bulldogs, a…

Boys basketball team qualifies for the state tournament

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The chase is over. The Plainville boys basketball ran down a goal that has eluded them for the past eight seasons qualifying for the Class V state tournament. The Blue Devils reached the magic mark of…