Tag: Blue Devils

Baseball: Blue Devils finish with a win, ready for states

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville baseball team used a senior night celebration to get back in the win column. With a 5-2 win over Plainfield on Wednesday, the Blue Devils improved their record to 12-8 as they head into…

Blue Devil Round-Up: Golf, Track, Tennis

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER After starting the final week of the regular season with a loss, the Plainville boys golf team won its last two matches of the week to finish with a record of 10-6. The Blue Devils…

Softball: Blue Devils still battling for tourney berth

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville softball team took another step closer to qualifying for the state tournament for the first time since 2014 with a 17-0 win over Bulkeley on Friday May 10. That improved the Blue Devils to…

Blue Devils sports round-up: Baseball, Track, Golf, Tennis

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER It was a very up-and-down week for the Plainville baseball team. The Blue Devils began the week with close home wins over RHAM and Somers, but they lost lopsided games to Bristol Eastern at home…

Plainville Sports Hall of Fame announces Class of 2019

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Plainville Sports Hall of Fame has announced its induction class for 2019, along with details for the 21st annual induction banquet to be held in October. Individual inductees into the Class of 2019 are…

Baseball: Devils are hitting on all cylinders

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The 1-4 start to the baseball season has become a distant memory. The Plainville Blue Devils have assembled a successful stretch, winning eight of their last nine contests to qualify for the Class M state tournament.…

Blue Devils round-up: Golf, tennis, track

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Plainville softball ended a tough week with a positive note in a 17-0 mercy-rule victory over Bulkeley on May 10 at Plainville High School. The Lady Devils had lost their first two games of the…

Celebrating a Plainville hero

Close to 50 volunteers, including representatives from House of Heroes Connecticut, the Plainville Rotary Club, the Plainville VFW, and the Blue Devils football team gathered at the home of Mike Hall last Saturday. The volunteers helped paint and make renovations…

Blue Devils student-athletes honored

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Connecticut high school scholar athletes were honored on Sunday at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. Two student-athletes were selected by each of the 173 state schools, and Plainville’s representatives were Cole McNamara and Rachel…

Softball: Devils are the comeback kids

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville softball team has learned quite a few lessons from head coach Scott Marcucio over the past few seasons in their pursuit to get back to the state tournament. One key lesson is to not…