Tag: soccer

Boys Soccer: Blue Devils stun Rams in final seconds of OT

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Logan Miller wrestled away a possession around midfield with just 20 seconds left in overtime as a persistent rain fell on the soaked Tinty Stadium turf. Last Tuesday’s showdown with (8-4-2) Bristol Central was knotted, 3-3,…

Plainville roundup: The week in review

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT This week, my Big Blue award for the outstanding performance of the week goes to Plainville cross country runner Brody Anderson. The sophomore long distance runner put up his highest finish of the season placing fifth, …

Hall of Fame: Losing isn’t an option

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER There aren’t too many coaches who can boast about never having a losing season on their resumé, but Phil Mannarino happens to be one of them. In his 22 seasons as the Plainville girls softball…

Bristol Eastern escapes: No panic for Plainville boy’s soccer team

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville boys soccer team wasted no time getting back into the fray after capturing the first state championship in the history of the Blue Devils soccer program. Plainville began the season against Farmington, last year’s…

Girls Soccer preview: Rebuilding? It’s business as usual

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT When a team graduates 11 seniors, it’s time to head back to the drawing board. For Leszek Wrona it comes with the territory as he enters his 20th season as the Plainville girls head coach after…

Soccer: Blue Devils take the crown

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville boys soccer team has been causing quite a ruckus in the Class M state tournament over the years reaching the semifinals in 2011 and 2013 and three straight quarterfinal trips 2014-2016. Most of the…

Register now for Wheeler Y programs

Registration has started for Fall Session programs at the Wheeler Regional Family YMCA in Plainville. The session dates for Fall I are Sept. 8 to Oct. 26 and for Fall II are Oct. 27 – Dec. 14. Registration is now…