Tag Archives: Boys golf

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

Avon, Canton still in running for the NCCC championship in boys golf

COVENTRY, June 3 – Avon and Canton are among the four teams who are in the running for the NCCC championship in boys golf when the league holds their annual NCCC Invitational Wednesday at Twin Hills Country Club in Coventry. Suffield (13-1, 12-1 NCCC) is looking to win its second straight NCCC championship but AvonContinue ReadingContinue Reading

CCC realigns with addition of Avon next fall

The move of Avon High to the Central Connecticut Conference is still more than 10 months away but the CCC has announced a realignment of its teams to accommodate the addition of the Falcons. Avon will become the 33rd member of the largest scholastic league in the state in September 2015. In 14 sports, the CCC will divideContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Quest for Grillo’s 2nd straight Junior PGA title slips away in playoff

SOUTHWICK, Mass., July 3 – Angela Garvin of Feeding Hills, Mass., birdied the 18th hole to force a playoff where she beat defending champion Marissa Grillo of Avon on the fifth hole to win the 2014 Connecticut Junior PGA Section championship at the Ranch Golf Club. Grillo, who graduated from Avon in June, led by threeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Ten Avon athletes earn All-State honors

AVON – Ten Avon High athletes earned All-State honors this past spring, including five from the girls lacrosse team. Sixty-two athletes from Canton and Avon earned All-NCCC honors. The Canton High boys track team won a NCCC championship while the Avon High boys tennis, girls tennis, girls track and field and girls lacrosse teams wonContinue ReadingContinue Reading