Tag: Blue Devils

Blue Devils roundup: Baseball, Tennis

Plainville track and field recorded a pair of dual meet wins over Bristol Eastern on April 16 in Bristol. The boys defeated the Lancers 91-59 while the girls claimed an 81-67 victory. The Blue Devils were scheduled to host Maloney…

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,…

Football: Tim Shea gets the nod for all-star game

Blue Devil coach Tim Shea, above, was named as the coach of Team Constitution at the Connecticut senior all-star high school football game. Plainville’s Dylan Fusco will be in charge of quality control for Team Constitution. The all-star game will…

Softball’s comeback boosts confidence

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT It’s often said that it’s not how you start; it’s how you finish. For the Plainville softball team, it had everything to do with how they started the season during a come-from-behind, 13-8 victory on Monday,…

Girls Tennis: Devils fall in opener

Maggie Cronkhite drives a serve across the net during her No. 2 singles match on April 4. Plainville lost to Southington, 7-0, in the season opener. Photo by KEVIN ROBERTS

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…

Softball preview: Expectations are running high

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Expectations are running high for the Plainville softball team as they enter the season with 10 veteran players. The Blue Devils appear ready to take the next step in their rebuilding process under third year head…

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…

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.…