Tag Archives: Girls golf

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

Grillo earns 4th appearance at New England tourney; Dahlem falls in Open semis

Avon senior Marissa Grillo has qualified to play in the New England high school golf championship on Monday, June 23, at Bretwood Golf Course in Keene, N.H., for the fourth consecutive year. Last year, Grillo finished in a four-way tie for the New England individual championship with a 75. But she finished fourth after a playoff.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Best ever finish as Avon takes fourth at CIAC girls golf championships

ORANGE – It was an impressive day for the Avon High girls golf team at the CIAC girls golf championship tournament at the Orange Hills Country Club Tuesday. Four of Avon’s five players broke 100 as the Falcons had their best-ever performance at the state championship event. Avon finished fourth led by senior Marissa Grillo,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon wins third straight SCGGL title, plays in state tournament Tuesday

The Avon High girls golf team, which won its third straight Southern Connecticut Girls Golf League championship in late May, will play in the CIAC girls golf championship meet on Tuesday at Orange Hills Country Club in Orange. The Falcons are seeded sixth in the field of 15 teams. Staples, Greenwich, Berlin, Farmington and SimsburyContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Previews: Season begins for Canton, Avon track, tennis and golf teams

The spring athletic season began on Wednesday. Here is a brief preview for the track and field, tennis and golf programs in Canton and Avon. Continue Reading

Six Avon High athletes to play at Division I level next year

AVON — Six Avon High athletes signed official NCAA letters of intent last week to play collegiate athletics at the Division I level.  Noah Hahn, who set a new single season record for throwing touchdown passes with the Avon High football team this fall, signed a letter of intent to play baseball with Quinnipiac University. Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Golf: Grillo leads Falcons; Avon players ousted at Open tennis

ORANGE, June 4 – Avon’s Marissa Grillo shot a 12-over-par 86 to lead the Avon High girls golf team at the CIAC championship tournament Tuesday at the Orange Hills Country Club.  Avon (18-4-1, 11-0-1 SCGGL) finished tied for 10th in the field of 15 teams. Berlin easily won its second straight state championship with a 12-shotContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon girls win SCGGL title; Avon boys capture NCCC Tournament

COVENTRY, May 28 – The Coventry High boys golf team didn’t lose a dual meet this spring going 18-0 overall and a perfect 12-0 to win the NCCC championship. That included a four-shot win over Avon in early May.  But Avon was able to earn some championship hardware with a 10-stroke victory at the NCCCContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Roundup: Avon lacrosse squads in NCCC Tournament finals Friday

Avon High’s boys and girls lacrosse teams will be playing in a doubleheader Friday night at Suffield High. The Avon girls will play against league co-champion Granby in the NCCC Tournament final at 5 p.m. while the undefeated Avon High boys (17-0) earned a spot in Friday night’s league tournament final with a semifinal victoryContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Berlin girls hand Avon first loss of year; Avon boys remain undefeated

BERLIN — Just once day after turning in its highest score of the season, the undefeated Berlin High girls golf team had its lowest score of the season Thursday to hand Avon its first loss of the season. Led by medalist Julia Kemmling with an even par 36 at Timberlin Golf Course in Berlin, theContinue ReadingContinue Reading