| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Canton and Shelton are responsible for the only movement in The Courant's weekly state and area high school football ratings. The Warriors, 5-0 and atop the Pequot Conference's Uncas Division, enter the area ratings tied at No. 10 after a comeback win...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Retiring a mascot can be contentious for diehard fans, but two area high schools have found that time helped ease the transition.
Lemont High School called its teams the Indians until the mid-1960s, when a surplus of schools using the same mascot...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Cheshire moved into a tie for 10th with Hand-Madison in The Courant state football ratings after its 42-28 victory against West Haven. Southington remained No. 1 in the state and area ratings. New Canaan is No. 2 in the state and Windsor No. 2 in the...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:27 PM
BOYNTON BEACH – Simply too fast! That is what Boynton Beach was Friday night at Homecoming in a 54-27 starching of Stranahan in a District 15-6A matchup.
It didn't matter who touched the ball – all the Tigers did was score, every time they...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 8:20 PM
WETHERSFIELD — A crowd of about 2,000 filled the stands and the hills around Cottone Field to see one of the more memorable victories in Wethersfield history Friday night.
The Eagles' defense was relentless in a 14-0 victory over Middletown, No. 7...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:04 AM
After a 7-7 halftime time, North Hollywood wore down Bernstein and knocked off the No. 1 team in City Section Division III, 27-14, on Friday night.
"It's definitely my biggest win in the program," said second-year Coach Carlos Trujillo. "I'm very...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Thirteen-year-old Little Leaguer Mo'ne Davis rose to stardom because of her work on the mound, but now she has been caught up in an NCAA basketball caper from out of left field.
According to the Hartford Courant, an unnamed school filed an official...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Preview capsules for area high school boys soccer teams that responded to The Courant's request for information:
Last year: 8-7-3
Coach: Ty Martinelli
Top players: Ryan Regan, sr., defense/midfielder; Luke...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Southington, the 2013 Class LL champion, is the top-ranked team in The Courant's preseason state and area football ratings. Ansonia, the Class S champion the past two seasons, is No. 2 in the state ratings. Hand-Madison is No. 2 in the area ratings....
| Sep 6, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Dario Highsmith should run the ball with the same elusiveness and effectiveness this season and maybe accomplish even more than he did a year ago for the Middletown High football team.
He'll just do it from a different position.
Highsmith was the Blue...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Preview capsules for area high school football teams that responded to The Courant's request for information:
CCC DIVISION I EAST
Last year: 3-8
Coach: Rick Milton
Top players: William MacIntosh, sr. RB/SS; Encye Walker, sr. WR/CB;...