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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

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

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

Hard-hitting Simsbury gets 12 hits in 6-1 victory over Avon at Memorial Field

SIMSBURY, May 15 – The Simsbury High baseball team had 12 hits and three doubles and pitcher Brandon White allowed just four hits in seven innings as the Trojans beat Avon, 6-1 at Memorial Field on Monday night. White scattered four hits and struck out five to lead Simsbury (7-7). Tate Valerio, Griffin Myslow, PeterContinue 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

Five Canton pitchers combined to allow just two hits, fan 11 in victory

CANTON, May 9 – Five Canton pitchers combined to limit the University High/Hartford Classical co-op baseball team to two hits on Tuesday as the Warriors earned their second straight win with a 10-3 non-league decision at Bowdoin Field. The five hurlers – James Mattson, Ryan Scafuri, Nate Fulham, Sam Beadle and Michael Sullivan – combinedContinue ReadingContinue Reading