Tag: wrestling

Wrestling: Plainville coach satisfied with team’s performance

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Plainville wrestling still has much of the season to compete in following last Saturday’s Bristol Central Invitational, and coach Rusty Spence said he’s happy with where his team is. “Right now, we’re 8-5, but still,…

Blue Devils dispatch Rams

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER  BRISTOL – Anytime a small scholastic wrestling program can knock off one of the powers in Bristol, then it’s a major event. And when Plainville knocked off Bristol Central by a 34-31 push from the…

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 expect to give foes some heat

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Class S wrestling championships take place this Friday and Saturday from Windham High School in what could be a banner day for the squad from Plainville. It’s an event Plainville wrestling coach…

Blue Devils have all they can handle at duels

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER SOUTH WINDSOR – The Plainville wrestling team had its hands full at the Groundhog Duels from South Windsor on Saturday, Feb. 1. The Blue Devils lost to host South Windsor. However, against Canton, Plainville gave…

Blue Devils short-handed when they battled Rams

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – If all the members of the Plainville wrestling team were ready and able to go on Wednesday, Jan. 28, the Blue Devils might have really given the squad from Bristol Central more than…

Blue Devils can’t stop Lancers

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Plainville wrestling squad has been a competitive bunch this past season. And against Class S competition, the Blue Devils have been double tough to stop. But on Wednesday, Jan. 22, Plainville took…

Blue Devils try to ruin BC party

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Central wrestling squad picked up an important victory on its senior night as the Rams sacked Plainville 46-30 in a CCC South challenge in Bristol on Wednesday, Jan. 30. But the…