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Bill Romanowski



VERNON – After the Rockville High softball team defeated top-seeded and favored Foran-Milford in the Class L championship game, the players were excited to win, not just for themselves, but for their school.

  “I just wanted this feeling at the end,” junior pitcher Kaitlyn Lajoie said after the 3-2 victory. “We all wanted it, but none of us thought we would get here because we're … Rockville. We needed it. The whole entire school was behind us and that's what drove us to win this.”

   Two busses full of students and fans went to the game at DeLuca Field in Stratford, and the crowd filled the first base side. The Foran fans, whose team was the defending Class L...