Tag Archives: Boys soccer

Spirit Week in Avon begins next week with full slate of games under the lights

AVON – Avon High will hold their annual October Spirit Week games under the lights next week beginning next Monday under portable lights at the high school. Along with the games, the Avon High Booster Club will be donating proceeds from the bake sales at the contests to Vie for the Kids – the initiativeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Night games begin Thursday night in Canton at the turf field

CANTON – It’s Alumni Weekend at Canton High and that means the annual varsity athletic contests under the lights and the Canton High Wall of Fame induction reception on Friday evening. Four Canton High graduates will be recognized for their achievements in their communities and professions – Jesse Anderson (Class of 1957), Gerry deSimas, Jr.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Games under the lights set for alumni weekend in Canton on Oct. 13-15

CANTON – It’s Alumni Weekend at Canton High and that means the annual varsity athletic contests under the lights and the Canton High Wall of Fame induction reception on Friday evening. Four Canton High graduates will be recognized for their achievements in their communities and professions – Jesse Anderson (Class of 1957), Gerry deSimas, Jr.Continue 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

Avon’s Marty deLivron to be inducted into CHSCA Hall of Fame

Former Avon High boys soccer and baseball coach Marty deLivron will be inducted into the Connecticut High School Coaches Association (CHSCA) Hall of Fame at their 40th annual ceremony on November 17 at the Aqua Turf in Southington.  DeLivron will be among seven coaches, one athletic director, a legendary military member and a media member whoContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Strassner signs letter of intent to play at Georgetown

AVON – Avon High senior Riley Strassner has signed a letter of intent to play soccer at Georgetown next fall. He is one of six recruits signed by the Hoyas, who had six players sign with Major League Soccer. “We’re really happy with the Class of 2020 as the group is both talented and aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Sharp, new championship banners in the Canton High gym

CANTON – If you’ve visited the Canton High gymnasium recently, you’ve seen the new championship banners hanging in the gym to recognize the accomplishments of Canton athletes over the past several decades. Craig DeAngelis, the athletic coordinator at Canton High, worked with the Canton Booster Club to design and arrange for manufacture of the newContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Seven Avon athletes earn All-State honors; other athletes earn additional recognition

AVON – Seven Avon High athletes received All-State honors for their play this fall for the Falcons and more were recognized with All-Central Connecticut Conference honors. Teddy Allmendinger (football), Abby Laszewski (volleyball), Jack Keenan (soccer), Ryley Higgins (cross country), Hannah Deppe (field hockey) and Lauren Jeandell (field hockey) earned All-State honors.Continue Reading

Three Canton athletes earn All-State honors; team awards distributed

CANTON – Three Canton High athletes earned All-State honors for their play on the field this past fall. Junior runner Emily Briggs earned All-State honors in cross country for her 11th place finish in the CIAC Class SS championships, helping the Warriors finish third. In field hockey, defender Sarah First earned All-State honors. First helped theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Plenty of memorable moments and athletic achievements in 2015

Thank you for being a part of our Collinsville Press.com family in 2015. In the past 12 months, more than 45,000 visitors came to the site and viewed our stories and photos more than 269,000 times. Together, we’ve shared some great athletic moments and achievements in 2015. We look forward to sharing additional outstanding achievementsContinue ReadingContinue Reading