Tag Archives: Girls soccer

Three Canton athletes earn first team All-State honors

CANTON — Three Canton High athletes earned All-State honors this fall for their performance on the field. Cross country runners Max Sparks and Emily Briggs earned All-State honors along with field hockey player Grace Giancola. Volleyball player Amber Harraden and field hockey player Alexa Szczepanski earned second team All-State honors. Twelve Canton athletes earned All-NCCCContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Two Avon athletes recognized at Watkinson

Two Avon residents earned Honor Athletes recognition at the Watkinson School in Hartford this fall. Zoe Giannini and Emma Vidovich earned a varsity letter and earned high honors in the classroom. Gianni played girls soccer while Vidovich played on the volleyball team. Watkinson, a co-ed day school for grades 6 through post-graduate, is Hartford’s oldestContinue Reading

Strassner has two goals as Avon girls soccer team eliminates Wethersfield

AVON, Nov. 9 – Jade Strassner had two goals as the No. 11 Avon High girls soccer team captured their opener in the Class L tournament Wednesday with a 4-2 decision over No. 22 Wethersfield at Fisher Meadow. It was the third and fourth goals of the season for Strassner, who had two goals inContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon girls end regular season with victory over rival Farmington, 2-1

FARMINGTON, Nov. 1 –Senior Meghan McKenna scored on a breakaway with 3:17 gone in the second half to lift the Avon High girls soccer team to a 2-1 decision over rival Farmington at Tunxis Meade Park on Tuesday night. It’s the sixth win in the last eight games for the Falcons, who finished their secondContinue ReadingContinue Reading

East Windsor beats Canton girls in double OT in season finale, 3-2

EAST WINDSOR, Nov. 1 – The Canton High girls soccer team was looking to end their season on a high note by winning three of their final four games. But East Windsor scored the final three goals of Tuesday’s NCCC contest including a goal with 3:18 left in the second overtime period to beat theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

No. 1 Glastonbury dominates Avon booters

AVON, Oct. 25 – Eden Baker had two goals while five other teammates had individual goals as the No. 1 Glastonbury High girls soccer team dominated Avon in a 7-1 Central Connecticut Conference decision Tuesday evening on Spirit Night at the high school under the lights. Glastonbury (14-0) gave up their first goal in 10Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Frawley scores goal to lift Canton girls soccer to 1-0 win over Windsor Locks

WINDSOR LOCKS, Oct. 21 – It’s been a challenge for the Canton High girls soccer team to score goals this season. The Warriors, who have been shutout in eight of 11 games, have been able to get shots on net but it’s been difficult to finish with goals. But on Friday, the Warriors were ableContinue ReadingContinue Reading

No. 3 Suffield dominates Canton girls soccer

SUFFIELD, Oct. 18 – The Suffield High girls soccer team continues to have little trouble scoring goals. The defending NCCC champion Wildcats improved to 12-0 on Tuesday with a 6-0 win over Canton. Alyssa Bergamini and Alexis Bergamini each had two goals each for Suffield while Syndey Lupone and McKenzie Sullivan had single goals. MadelynnContinue 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

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