Tag Archives: Girls Lacrosse

Canton faces Somers for 4th time for Class S championship in girls lacrosse

MILFORD, June 10 – For the second time in three months, a Canton High team will play for a state championship. In February, the girls basketball team won its first-ever state championship with a 64-51 win over defending Class S champion Thomaston. On Saturday, the Warriors (17-3) will try to win their first state titleContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Defense helps Canton beat No. 1 Old Lyme and move into Class S final

SOUTHINGTON, June 7 – It’s no secret that the Canton High girls lacrosse likes to score goals – lot of goals. Junior Grace Giancola came into Tuesday’s Class S semifinal against No. 1 Old Lyme with 101 goals. Senior Emma Charron had 52 with Kaelyn Oliver scoring 40. “We like to go, go, go,” WarriorsContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Giancola ties school record with nine goals as Canton defense looks sharp

CANTON, June 9 – Junior Grace Giancola has certainly made her impact offensively for the Canton High girls lacrosse team. Giancola has scored 30 goals in the last four games, including a school record nine goals in Thursday’s 12-6 victory over Weston in the Class S quarterfinals. But No. 4 Canton (16-3) also played wellContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton girls steamroll Somers to capture NCCC Tournament crown, 14-4

SUFFIELD, May 26 – The Canton High girls lacrosse could have clinched their first-ever NCCC championship with a win over Somers in early May. But the Warriors were slow out of the gate and dropped a one-goal decision to the Spartans, 12-11 in double overtime. A week later, Canton clinched their first-ever league championship. Still,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Simsbury hands CHS girls lacrosse third defeat; Plourd hits 2 homers for softball

SIMSBURY, May 16 – Simsbury’s Natalie Dupree had five goals while teammate Regan Sebott had four to lead the Simsbury High girls lacrosse team to a 15-9 victory over Canton Monday night under the lights at Simsbury High School. Kat Clinton and Molly Rosenberg had two goals each for the Trojans, who improve to 7-7Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton continues upward trajectory with first-ever NCCC championship

ELLINGTON, May 10 – There are six seniors on the Canton High girls lacrosse team. They all played together in Canton’s youth lacrosse program and went undefeated in eighth grade. Four years ago, they played on a Canton team that won four games. As sophomores, they celebrated when Canton clinched their first-ever state tournament berthContinue ReadingContinue Reading

With 2 OT win, Somers doesn’t allow Canton to capture first NCCC title

SOMERS, May 6 – This is the most talented team that Canton has fielded in the short seven-year history of its girls lacrosse program. The Warriors won their first eight games of the year and nine of its first 10 contests and came into Friday’s NCCC contest with Somers needed just one more victory inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton scores school record 19 goals in dominating win over Rocky Hill

ROCKY HILL, May 2 – Grace Giancola had six goals while Emma Charron added four to lead the Canton High girls lacrosse team to a 19-6 victory over Rocky Hill Monday. Two days after losing to No. 11 Fairfield Warde on Saturday by four goals, the Warriors scored a school record 19 goals in aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton shows they can play with Fairfield Warde in four-goal loss

CANTON, April 30 – This is uncharted territory for the Canton High girls lacrosse team. The program’s first winning season came a year ago when they won a single season record 10 games. The Warriors encountered little resistance in their first eight games – outside of a four-goal win over Granby earlier this week –Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon girls top NW Catholic for first win of year

BLOOMFIELD, April 22 – It’s been a challenging start to the season for the Avon High girls lacrosse team and first-year head coach Kyle Kramek. Kramek’s young team with just three seniors began the season with a pair of games against southwest Connecticut powerhouses. Joel Barlow beat the Falcons, 16-1 in the first game ofContinue ReadingContinue Reading