Tag Archives: Boys Lacrosse

Canton lacrosse team beats Lewis Mills to secure first-ever state tournament bid

CANTON, May 14 – There have been no shortcuts for the Canton High boys lacrosse team. They’ve had to pay their dues as they’ve grown as a program. In their first three seasons as a varsity team, the Warriors won a combined total of seven games and none in the NCCC. A year ago, CantonContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton erases early deficit to beat Bristol Central, win for third time in five games

BRISTOL, April 23 – The Canton High boys lacrosse team didn’t let an early three-goal deficit rattle their confidence Saturday afternoon against Bristol Central. The Warriors responded with a 9-0 run over the next 15 minutes to earn their second straight victory for the first time in the program’s history with a 13-6 win overContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Ellington pulls away from Canton in boys lacrosse victory

ELLINGTON, April 11 – Eddie Melton and Brett Daubert had three goals each but the Ellington boys lacrosse team handed Canton a 17-11 loss in NCCC play on Monday. The Warriors had won two of their previous three games entering play on Monday. Last week, Canton outlasted St. Paul for their first victory of theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Lacrosse: Avon boys dominate Berlin; Canton girls take care of Suffield

AVON, April 13 – Chase Gordon scored a game-high five goals as the Avon High boys lacrosse team improved to 3-0 with a dominating 14-1 win over Berlin in a Central Connecticut Conference match Wednesday. The Falcons (3-0, 0-0 CCC Central) have outscored their opponents 37-9 in the first three games of the season. GordonContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Quick start lifts Bunnell past Canton boys lacrosse team

STRATFORD, April 9 – The Bunnell High boys lacrosse team scored six goals in the first eight minutes of the game to race out to a big lead and remain undefeated with a 20-7 win over Canton Saturday. Bunnell’s Corey Auten had two goals and assist while Matthew Paternostro had two goals as Bunnell racedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Roundup: Impressive wins for Canton in track; Canton girls dominate Granby; Avon lax too strong for Farmington

COVENTRY, April 8 – In an early-season showdown, the Canton High boys track and field team earned a pair of impressive season-opening victories Friday with an 88-62 win over Coventry and an 89-61 win over Ellington, a team that had captured the NCCC indoor track and field championships in February. Canton’s William Briggs and JohnContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Warriors preparing for the lacrosse campaign

CANTON, March 26 – The Canton High boys lacrosse team is working hard to prepare for the spring campaign. The Warriors hosted Ellington and several other teams in a play day scrimmage at the high school on Saturday. Canton is looking to improve on a 4-12 record – the most wins in team history.Continue 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

Friends celebrate a life and raise funds to help raise awareness of depresssion

AVON, June 6 – Close to 150 former Avon High lacrosse players, family, friends and former teammates of the late Kurt Skelley gathered at Buckingham Field earlier this month to celebrate the life of their teammate. Skelley, who graduated from Avon High in 2011, took his own life a little over a year ago inContinue ReadingContinue Reading