Tag Archives: Field Hockey

Two late goals help Immaculate eliminate Canton field hockey, 4-1

DANBURY, Nov. 8 – The Immaculate High field hockey team scored two goals in the final 4:11 to pull away from No. 11 Canton and earn a 4-1 decision in the first round of the Class S state tournament Tuesday. Leading by a goal, Immaculate’s Marissa Halkett scored off an assist from Lauren Garvey withContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Town Council to consider $4.6 million proposal for 2 turf fields, new track facility

AVON, Nov. 1 — On Thursday evening, the Avon Town Council will consider a $4.6 million proposal from Town Manager Brandon Robertson to lay down a synthetic turf field, construct a new track and field facility and bleachers on the site of the current Avon High football field and track along with laying down a syntheticContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton field hockey moves closer to Class S tournament bid with victory

STAFFORD, Oct. 20 – Ericka Nedderman scored off an assist from Elizabeth Raynor with 13:52 left in the first half as the Canton High field hockey team continued to move closer to a berth in the CIAC Class S tournament with a 1-0 win over Stafford Thursday night. Goalie Jessica Szczepanski made four saves toContinue ReadingContinue Reading

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

Farmington rallies to beat Canton despite three goals from Giancola

CANTON, Oct. 13 – The Farmington High field hockey team has struggled to score goals in the past two weeks. They scored just two goals in the four games coming into Thursday night’s game under the lights with Canton. It didn’t look much better at halftime with Canton holding a two-goal lead. But the IndiansContinue 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

Giancola has 4 goals as Canton dominates Southington in first-ever game, 7-1

SOUTHINGTON, Oct. 11 – In the first-ever game between two programs, the Canton High field hockey team scored seven unanswered goals including a career-high four from Grace Giancola as the Warriors rolled to 7-1 victory over Southington on Tuesday. Giancola had four goals and two assists to lead Canton (4-6) to their second win inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton erases 3-goal deficit to force OT, but Cougars prevail, 5-4

HADDAM, Sept. 26 – The Canton High girls field hockey erased a three-goal deficit to force overtime but host Haddam-Killingworth was able to come up with the game-winning goal to beat the Warriors, 5-4 in a non-league contest on Monday. Canton’s Grace Giancola scored her second goal of the game with 11:22 left in regulationContinue 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