Tag Archives: Boys Lacrosse

For the second straight year, Canton to be awarded Michaels Achievement Cup

CANTON — Canton High is one of 15 schools to be selected as a winner of the CIAC’s Michaels Achievement Cup for the 2015-16 season. It’s the second consecutive season that Canton has been recognized with a Michaels Achievement Cup. They were recognized for their efforts during the 2014-15 campaign. The award is presented to recognizeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Neighbors question use of lights, turf for field hockey at proposed AHS facility

AVON – The Avon Town Council and Board of Education got a look at the recommended proposal to install a new synthetic turf field and track and field facility at Avon High in a special joint meeting Thursday night at the Avon Senior Center. Town residents also commented on a $4.04 million proposal to replaceContinue ReadingContinue Reading

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

Play for Kurt fundraiser will be Saturday at Buckingham in Avon

AVON, June 4 – An estimated 200 former Avon High lacrosse players, friends and family members are expected to attend the second “Play for Kurt” lacrosse game on Saturday, June 11 at Buckingham Field at 1 p.m. While the event began as the annual Avon High alumni lacrosse game, it has been modified to beContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Falcons snap five-game losing streak with win over Bethel in Class M tourney

AVON, May 28 – The Avon High boys lacrosse team certainly didn’t enter the Class M state tournament on a roll. The Falcons had lost five straight games and six of their last seven contests. Some of the defeats have come at the hands of some outstanding opponents such as No. 5 Simsbury, Xavier, whichContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Lions spoil tournament debut for Canton lacrosse team

BLOOMFIELD, May 27 – The Northwest Catholic boys lacrosse team was too much for Canton as the No. 16 Lions rolled to a 15-5 victory over the Warriors in the first round of the Class S tournament at St. Thomas Seminary. Eddie Melton had two goals for Canton while C.J. Giancola, Jake Whittingslow and JohnContinue ReadingContinue Reading

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