Tag Archives: Granby

Rookie QB Attianese runs for 3 TDs in Granby’s 19-8 win over Canton

GRANBY, Nov. 22 – Granby High sophomore Samuel Attianese has gotten in some snaps at quarterback in practice this fall and a few snaps scattered throughout the season. It wasn’t enough for him to consider himself a quarterback. Attianese came in at quarterback in Wednesday night’s Thanksgiving Eve game with Canton after starter Jackson RomeContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Granby girls soccer team blanks Berlin to win state title; field hockey team falls

WATERBURY, Nov. 18 – Four times, the Berlin High girls soccer team beat a higher seed to advance in the Class M tournament. In the semifinals, the No. 20 Redcoats upset No. 1 seed Lewis Mills on penalty kicks, 3-1. But in the championship game, No. 2 Granby scored with 26.9 seconds left in theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Nieves runs for 214 yards, 2 TDs to help Simsbury win fifth straight; Granby falls

GLASTONBURY – For the third time this fall, Rafael Nieves rushed for over 200 yards in a single game. Nieves ran for a team-high 214 yards and two touchdowns to help the Simsbury High football team win their fifth straight game with a 24-7 CCC Division I win over Glastonbury on a frigid Friday night.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Simsbury wins fourth straight game while Avon, Canton held scoreless on Friday

MANCHESTER, Nov. 3 – The Simsbury High football team won their fourth straight game on Friday night as the Trojans pitched their first shutout in three years in a 24-0 CCC Division victory over Manchester. The last time that Simsbury shutout an opponent was in October 2014 with a win over South Windsor. It wasContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Simsbury holds off Enfield in final seconds for win; Granby rallies to beat Rockville

SIMSBURY, Oct. 27 – The Simsbury High football team has displayed the ability to score points this year. However, the Trojans have struggled to stop the opposition – especially late in games. On Friday night, the Trojans came up big in a 36-35 CCC Division I win over Enfield at Holden Field. It took theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Undefeated Canton girls race to first league championship in 38 years

WINDSOR LOCKS, Oct. 21 – As September approached, Canton High coach Tim O’Donnell wasn’t sure how many runners he would have on the girls cross country team. Six runners graduated and two were set to return – senior Belle Magna and junior Helena Winkler. “I was very concerned we wouldn’t have enough people to score,”Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Sparks wins second straight NCCC title; leads Canton to third place finish

WINDSOR LOCKS, Oct. 21 – Canton High senior Max Sparks thought about going after the league record at the NCCC cross country championship meet on Saturday afternoon at Windsor Locks High. Sparks turned in a time of 15:54 a week ago in Canton’s final dual meet of the season in Windsor Locks – the hostContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Granby erases 14-point halftime deficit but falls to Tigerhawks in overtime

GRANBY, Oct. 20 – Trailing by 14 points at halftime, the Granby High football team 22 consecutive points to take an eight-point lead in the fourth quarter. But the Sport Science Medical Academy (SMSA)/University High/Classical co-op football team rallied to tie the game and won it in overtime in a 48-40 overtime win in PequotContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Another undefeated NCCC campaign for Granby; Canton rebounds to beat Mills

GRANBY, Oct. 19 – The Granby High field hockey blanked Canton, 3-0, on Tuesday night in NCCC action to finish undefeated in the league for the third straight season. The Bears, who have won a share of the last four league championships, have won 18 straight games since battling to a 1-1 tie with EnfieldContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Interception return for a TD lifts Granby past Ellington, 14-7

GRANBY, Sept. 29 – Sophomore Sam Attianese intercepted a pass and ran it back 70 yards with 8:22 left in regulation to lift the Granby High football team to a 14-7 Pequot Conference Uncas Division win over Ellington Friday night. Not only did Attianese’s interception and touchdown give the Bears the win but it wasContinue ReadingContinue Reading