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Avon/Southington earns first win of season over Stamford co-op squad

STAMFORD, Dec. 13 – Abby Lamson and Caroline Nisbet each had goals as the Avon/Southington girls hockey team won their first game of the season with a 2-0 win over Stamford/Westhill/Staples co-op team Wednesday night at Terry Connors Rink. Nighthawks goalie Logan Lada made 20 saves to earn the shutout. The Nighthawks improve to 1-1Continue Reading

Avon/Southington falls to Conard/Hall in long-awaited girls hockey debut

WEST HARTFORD, Dec. 6 – Southington’s Mike Carrera has been waiting for years for this moment. Yet, Wednesday night’s contest against Conard/Hall it wasn’t much different than other games he has coached over the last five years with the Avon/Southington Nighthawks girls hockey team. Carrera has been trying to form a high school girls hockeyContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon/Southington girls hockey team makes debut on Wednesday night

AVON, Dec. 5 – A new sport debuts at Avon High on Wednesday night at Veteran’s Memorial Rink in West Hartford. The Avon/Southington co-op girls hockey team makes their debut against the West Hartford co-op team from Conard and Hall at 7:30 p.m. The club team has 15 players including eight from Southington, five fromContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Simsbury girls keep pressure on from start to grab first state title

NEW HAVEN, March 9 – The Simsbury High girls ice hockey team is no stranger to success. They’ve won more than 100 regular season games and five conference championships during the past five seasons.  A year ago, the Trojans won the Southern Connecticut Conference title before seeing their state championship hopes doused in four-goal lossContinue ReadingContinue Reading

No. 2 Simsbury faces upstart Guilford for girls hockey state title Sunday at Yale

SIMSBURY, March 8 – The Simsbury High girls ice hockey team will play upstart Guilford on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. for the state championship at Yale University’s Ingalls Rink. No. 2 Simsbury (21-2) and Guilford are each making their first appearances in a state title game. Simsbury is undefeated thus far in the postseason. TheContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Simsbury is No. 2 seed in annual state high school girls hockey tournament

The ninth annual Connecticut girls hockey championship tournament opens Monday, March 3 with eight teams in quarterfinal action across the state. Defending champion New Canaan, who has won six of the previous eight state titles, is the No. 4 seed. Darien is the top seed. Simsbury, the two-time Southern Connecticut Conference champion, is the No.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

2013 girls hockey post-season tournaments

Championship New Canaan 2, West Hartford 0 STAMFORD, March 2 – New Canaan (24-1) received goals from Olivia Hompe and Catherine Granito and limited West Hartford to just 18 shots on goal to win its third state title in four years with a 2-0 victory. Granito had a goal and an assist while New CanaanContinue Reading