Robaczynski, Jones each win Avon Road Race for fourth time

AVON, May 21 – Avon’s Marc Robaczynski and Marisa Jones are establishing a tradition at the Avon Road Race. Both runners won the 3.1-mile race for the fourth time Sunday morning with Robaczynski winning by 44 seconds and Jones winning by 4:52. More than 250 runners completed the 13th annual race that begins and ends atContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon baseball team share their love of the game with their classmates

AVON, May 21 – For the past four years, members of the Avon High basketball program have played contests with fellow students who are physical or intellectually challenged. It started with the boys basketball team and grew to include the girls basketball squad as well. On Sunday, members of the Avon High baseball team hostedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton ties game in final minute, beats St. Paul in OT to earn Class S invitation

BRISTOL, May 20 – Junior Harry Mitchell took a pass from Chris Giancola with 1:24 left in overtime and scored to lift the Canton High boys lacrosse team to a 14-13 win over St. Paul and into the CIAC Class S tournament for the second straight year. Jake Sullivan scored all three Canton goals inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Granby races out to a quick lead and dominates Avon in a 17-9 victory

AVON, May 20 – The Avon High boys lacrosse team was been moving in the right direction. About 10 days ago the Falcons outlasted Hall, 5-1 in a tough contest. They lost to Simsbury on Monday night but scored 11 goals in a 15-11 loss. On Wednesday, the Falcons rolled over Southington by a 13-4Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Northwestern races out to big lead and holds off late rally to beat Canton

CANTON, May 20 – Northwestern’s Vinny Tancreti had a double, triple and two RBI as the Highlanders held on for an 8-7 victory over Canton on Saturday at Bowdoin Field. The Warriors had 11 hits could never grab the lead. Pitcher Jason Reola scattered 11 hits and struck out seven to earn the victory forContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton Crushers hope to continue growth in Tri-State League campaign

CANTON, May 20 – The Canton Crushers baseball team has continued to grow and progress in their first three seasons in the Tri-State League. Fourth-year skipper Tom Dubois hopes the Crushers can take the next step this summer – a winning record and a playoff berth. Canton returns a solid core of players from lastContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Harris improve to 5-0 as Avon beats Maloney for sixth win in last 7 games

MERIDEN, May 19 – Pitcher Connor Harris scattered seven hits and struck out six to lead the Avon High baseball team to a 4-2 victory over Maloney in a Central Connecticut Conference game Friday. The Falcons (13-5) made five errors behind Harris, now 5-0, and Avon played well enough to win for the sixth timeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

With four RBI, Rose helps Canton beat Suffield for first time since 2010

CANTON, May 18 – Jack Rose had a three-RBI double in the second inning to help the Canton High baseball team race out to an early seven-run lead as the Warriors beat Suffield for the first time since 2010 with a 9-1 NCCC decision on a steamy afternoon at Bowdoin Field. With temperatures over 90Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Grand slam helps Avon beat Windsor for fifth win in last six games

AVON, May 17 – Kyle Zarwanski had a grand slam home run in the first inning as the Avon High baseball team won for the fifth time in six games with a 10-3 Central Connecticut Conference win over Windsor on Wednesday at Buckingham Field. Zarwanski’s grand slam highlighted a six-run first inning for the Falcons,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton girls finish undefeated for first time, have eye on first NCCC title

CANTON, May 16 – Canton senior Amber Harraden won three individual events, Chelsea Mitchell swept the 100 and 200 meter races and the Canton High girls track and field team won an additional three individual events and two relays to complete their first-ever undefeated season with a 81½ to 68½ win over Suffield Tuesday. TheContinue ReadingContinue Reading