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Four Avon High athletes earn All-State honors this spring

AVON – Four Avon High athletes earned All-State honors for their performance on the field this spring. Geoff Kirk, who won the State Open titles in the shot put and discus, was named to the All-State team along with golfers Jake Avery, Ryan Gorman and Tyler Hahn. Kirk had an outstanding season throwing the shot,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Seven Canton athletes earn All-State honors this spring

CANTON — Seven Canton High athletes earned All-State honors for their play on the field this spring. Baseball player Jake Schaetzel and Class S champion Will Briggs (discus) earned first team All-State honors along with five players from Canton’s state championship girls lacrosse team — Emma Charron, Devon Daubert, Grace Giancola, Amanda Gottlieb and Kaelyn Oliver.Continue Reading

Avon’s Avery finishes sixth at New England championships

Avon High golfer Jake Avery finished tied for sixth at the recent New England high school golf championships at Bretwood Golf Course in Keene, N.H., with a 74. Avery finished behind New England champion Mark Turner of St. John’s Prep in Danvers, Mass., with a 70 and four other players with a 73. Avery isContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Falcons nip Simsbury to win Avon Invitational for first time

AVON, April 30 – The Avon High boys golf team won the third annual Avon Invitational golf tournament for the first time Friday with a one stroke win over Simsbury, 300 to 301 at Blue Fox Run golf course. Avon’s Jake Avery was the tournament medalist with an even par 70. Berlin was third withContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton’s Witzgall earns medalist honors for third time

COVENTRY, April 28 – Junior Ian Witzgall was the overall medalist for the third in four matches this spring but Coventry High was still able to beat Canton in an NCCC boys golf match Thursday at Skungamaug River Country Club. Coventry, the two-time defending league champion, beat the Warriors by a score of 167-220. WitzgallContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton recognized with a Michaels Achievement Cup for 2014-15 success

CHESHIRE – Canton was one of 20 Connecticut high schools recently recognized with a CIAC Michaels Achievement Cup for outstanding achievement in athletics during the 2014-15 school year. Simsbury, Lewis Mills, Northwest Catholic, St. Paul and Northwestern Regional were other regional schools recognized with the Michaels Achievement Cup. The schools were recognized for achievements inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon High athletes earn All-State and All-NCCC recognition

AVON – Five Avon High athletes earned All-State honors this spring for their accomplishments on the field. Senior Hannah Davey, who scored a single-season record 103 goals with 20 assists this season in girls lacrosse, earned All-State honors along with teammate Sammy Maniatty, who scored 48 goals and 15 assists. Eric Selzer and Alex Herz helpedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton athletes earn All-State, All-NCCC honors

Several Canton High athletes were recognized for their outstanding athletic achievements this spring. Senior catcher Katie Hill was named to the Class S All-State softball team by the Connecticut High School Coaches Association (CHSCA). In the final 16 games of the year, Hill hit .510 with 26 hits, six doubles, three triples, a home runContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton takes second in Div. 4 tournament, just finishes behind Morgan for title

HEBRON, June 8 – If you want to win a state championship, you can’t just be good. Most times, you need to rise to the occasion and grab it. The Canton High boys golf team, the No. 1 ranked team in Division IV, shot a 337 at Tallwood Country Club. It’s wasn’t too bad butContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon captures NCCC golf tournament in final appearance, Canton takes fourth

COVENTRY, June 3 – In their final North Central Connecticut Conference meet, the Avon High boys golf team didn’t bring home the league championship. But they did the next best thing. They grabbed the NCCC Tournament title for the fourth time in five years.  Avon sophomore Jake Avery and senior Zach Mateja each shot aContinue ReadingContinue Reading