Tag: Plainville High School

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…

PHS honors students who ‘Rock’

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Positive, caring, hardworking, and compassionate are just some of the ways in which staff members at Plainville High School have described juniors Dominika Woch and Joey Chacho. Described as someone always willing to help others,…

For coach, hoops is all about life

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Building a new scholastic program from the ground-up is never an easy challenge. And it is a challenge no-matter how you slice it, especially in a town like Plainville when it comes to…

Catching up on successful PHS football team

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER With the Super Bowl just a few days away, it seemed like a perfect time to talk a little Plainville football and one heck of a season the squad put on display this past fall.…

Joy turns to sorrow as PHS falls to Eastern

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Last Wednesday night’s wrestling match in the Kegel Gymnasium at Plainville High School started out well for Plainville’s coach Rusty Spence, but then turned sour. “I was happy at first and then all of a…

Blue Devils outplayed by Bristol Eastern

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER BRISTOL–The Plainville Blue Devils girls varsity basketball team found themselves quickly behind at Bristol Eastern High School Thursday night. The Lancers of Bristol Eastern jumped out to a 16-point lead at the end of the…

Pomperaug outplays Plainville to win 54-28

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Pomperaug girls basketball team is a physical bunch. And in the championship game of the 16th Annual Rybczyk Memorial Tournament from Plainville High School on Monday, Dec. 29, the visiting squad turned…

Plainville bedevils Central before folding

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – For 31:59 minutes of their game against Bristol Central in first round action of the 16th Annual Rybczyk Memorial Tournament, the Plainville boys basketball team looked to be on the verge of sending…

Schools get $500K toward turf

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Plainville Community Schools now will be able to complete the entire Turf Field project at Plainville High School, thanks to a $500,000 private donation from the Tinty  Family Foundation. During a Town Council meeting held…

Harnessing talent to be key for PHS

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – What will new Plainville high school boys basketball coach Jim DiNello bring to the program in 2014-15? There’s a boatload of talent on the squad this season and if DiNello can harness some…