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Nine Canton athletes earn All-State honors; Giancola is All-State for third time

CANTON – Nine Canton High athletes earned All-State honors for their performances on the athletic fields this spring while several more earned All-North Central Connecticut Conference honors. Dustin Van Kirk earned All-State honors for becoming the first Canton athlete to win the CIAC decathlon. He had top 10 finishes in seven of 10 events andContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Avon athletes honored for athletic achievements this spring

AVON, July 4 — Nine Avon High athletes earned All-State honors for their play on the field in the spring and one earned All-New England honors. Numerous athletes earned All-CCC honors. Junior golfer Tyler Hahn earned All-State honors by finishing third with a two-under-par 70 to help Avon win its first CIAC Division II state championshipContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Bolton wins NCCC girls tennis tourney with Canton, Granby finishing tied for 3rd

MANCHESTER, May 25 – League champion Bolton won three of four singles flights and the top doubles flight to win the 2017 NCCC girls tennis tournament Thursday at Magic Lincer Tennis Club. Erica, Dean, Megan Callahan and Catherine Baum won in singles for the Bulldogs while Christina McDonnell and LeeAnn Snuffer won in doubles. Bolton,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton rebounds from tough loss to Bolton with 7-0 sweep over Classical

WEST HARTFORD, May 9 – A day after a tough loss to Bolton, the Canton High girls tennis team rolled to a 7-0 win over Hartford Classical at Elizabeth Park in West Hartford to improve to 8-3 on the season. Katherine Hynes, Manuela Montoya, Lauren Almeida and Brina Donovan won in single for the WarriorsContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Spirit Week for spring sports begins Sunday in Avon

AVON, May 6 – The first Spirit Week for spring sports at Avon High will be held beginning Sunday highlighting nearby contests for the Falcons. The Avon High Booster Club, the Avon High athletic department and the student spirit group Falconatics are working together to highlight the contests. Sunday, May 7 CREW vs. Farmington atContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton splits first two matches of the week

ELLINGTON, May 2 – This week promises to be a busy one for the Canton High girls tennis team. The Warriors have three straight matches to open the week. On Monday, Canton dropped a close 4-3 decision to undefeated Coventry in North Central Connecticut Conference (NCCC) play but on Tuesday, the Warriors rebounded with aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Canton girls earn fourth win by beating Granby

GRANBY, April 24 – The Canton High girls tennis team won three of four singles matches and two of three in doubles to earn a 5-2 victory over Granby in NCCC action Monday. Canton’s Katherine Hynes remained undefeated on the year at 5-0 with a straight set victory at No. 1 singles. Lauren Almeida won atContinue ReadingContinue Reading

For the second straight year, Canton to be awarded Michaels Achievement Cup

CANTON — Canton High is one of 15 schools to be selected as a winner of the CIAC’s Michaels Achievement Cup for the 2015-16 season. It’s the second consecutive season that Canton has been recognized with a Michaels Achievement Cup. They were recognized for their efforts during the 2014-15 campaign. The award is presented to recognizeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Four Avon High athletes earn All-State honors this spring

AVON – Four Avon High athletes earned All-State honors for their performance on the field this spring. Geoff Kirk, who won the State Open titles in the shot put and discus, was named to the All-State team along with golfers Jake Avery, Ryan Gorman and Tyler Hahn. Kirk had an outstanding season throwing the shot,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Seven Canton athletes earn All-State honors this spring

CANTON — Seven Canton High athletes earned All-State honors for their play on the field this spring. Baseball player Jake Schaetzel and Class S champion Will Briggs (discus) earned first team All-State honors along with five players from Canton’s state championship girls lacrosse team — Emma Charron, Devon Daubert, Grace Giancola, Amanda Gottlieb and Kaelyn Oliver.Continue Reading