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Canton rebounds with tough loss to Warde with 36 goals and two victories

SUFFIELD, May 16 – The defending Class S champion Canton High girls lacrosse team finished undefeated in the North Central Connecticut Conference with a dominating 18-3 victory over Suffield on Tuesday. The Warriors (13-2) finish the league season with a perfect 8-0 mark and become the first team to run the table in the leagueContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Fulham’s home run helps Canton win for fourth time in last five games

CANTON, May 16 – Nate Fulham’s two-out home run to right field put the Canton High baseball team ahead for good as the Warriors beat East Granby, 4-1 on Tuesday in a North Central Connecticut Conference contest at Bowdoin Field. Canton (9-7) added another two runs in the sixth inning on a two-run single fromContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Chelsea Mitchell helps Canton take 2nd at Greater Hartford; Avon girls 4th in Large

SIMSBURY, May 13 –Freshman Chelsea Mitchell became the first Canton High girl to win an individual event at the 86th annual Greater Hartford Invitational Saturday at Simsbury High and she helped the Warriors’ 4×100 relay team become the first Canton relay team to win at the event. It helped the Canton girls finish second in theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

No. 10 Fairfield Warde is too strong for Warriors in 12-goal victory

FAIRFIELD, May 13 – Jenna Kuczo scored four goals while teammate Courtney Scheetz had three goals to lead No. 10 Fairfield Warde to a 17-5 non-league victory over the defending Class S champion Canton girls lacrosse team on a wet Saturday afternoon in Fairfield. The host Mustangs (12-4) led by 12 goals at halftime withContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton softball team picks up first two victories of the season

CANTON – Kim Church is the new softball coach at Canton High this spring. The Warriors are trying to rebound from a rough 2016 campaign when they won just three of 20 games – the fewest in a single season in decades. After 12 losses to begin the season, the Warriors won two consecutive gamesContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Charron’s goal in overtime lifts Canton girls to win over Hall

WEST HARTFORD, May 11 – The Canton High girls lacrosse team enjoys a challenge. They got it on Thursday against Hall High in West Hartford. Freshman Abby Charron scored the game-winner with three seconds left in overtime to lift the defending Class S champion Warriors to an 11-10 victory in OT over Hall. Senior GraceContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton’s Sam Beadle hits fifth HR in win over Litchfield; Avon blanks Rockville

LITCHFIELD, May 11 – Pitcher James Mattson scattered four hits and struck out eight to lead the Canton High baseball team to their third victory in the last four games with a 6-3 non-league win over Litchfield Thursday at Community Field. Canton (8-7, 6-6 NCCC) won for the third time in four games – playedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon erases 4-run deficit to beat Granby in seventh; Ellington blanks Canton

AVON, May 10 – Catcher Jeremy Zarwanski’s two-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning helped the Avon High baseball team erase a four-run deficit and rally to beat Granby, 6-5, in a non-league contest Wednesday at Buckingham Field. Granby (11-4) led by four runs, 5-1, after a two-out rally in the top ofContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Balanced effort helps undefeated Canton girls; Boys sweep Somers, Capital Prep

CANTON, May 9 – Canton’s Chelsea Mitchell swept the 100 and 200 meters while teammates Abbe Skinner, Emily Mitchell, Sara Bowman, Abby Briggs, Amber Harraden and Elizabeth Raynor each won individual events as the Canton High girls track and field team remained undefeated with wins over Somers and Capital Prep on Tuesday. Canton beat Somers,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton rebounds from tough loss to Bolton with 7-0 sweep over Classical

WEST HARTFORD, May 9 – A day after a tough loss to Bolton, the Canton High girls tennis team rolled to a 7-0 win over Hartford Classical at Elizabeth Park in West Hartford to improve to 8-3 on the season. Katherine Hynes, Manuela Montoya, Lauren Almeida and Brina Donovan won in single for the WarriorsContinue ReadingContinue Reading