Scoreboard: Sports Results on Tuesday, Nov. 29.

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These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Tuesday, Nov. 29. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer.

 

Football: The fourth-seeded Blue Knights advanced to the semifinals of the Class LL tournament for the fourth-straight year with a 35-22 win over No. 5 Norwich Free Academy (8-3) at home. Southington led NFA, 28-14 at halftime, but the Wildcats held the Knights scoreless in the third quarter and crept to within six points, 28-22, by the fourth quarter. However, Southington pulled away after Vance Upham ran in a six-yard touchdown on fourth-and-one with 4:20 remaining in the contest. Upham finished the game with 211 yards and a pair of scores on 38 carries and anchored the defense with 12 tackles (4 assists), one and a half sacks, and a batted down pass. Sammy Thomson (3 assists, 2 batted down passes) and Robert Bunting (3 assists, 2 sacks) contributed with seven tackles each, and Sean Scanlon (4 tackles) recovered a fumble, forced by Brandon Kohl (4 tackles). Will Barmore completed 11 of 22 passes for 191 yards, three touchdowns, and an interception. Anthony Plantamuro caught four passes for 50 yards and a pair of scores. Matt Gunderson’s only catch of the game went for 61 yards and a touchdown. Nick Daddona was five-for-five kicking extra points. Southington will play top-seeded Darien (11-0) in the semifinals at Boyle Stadium in Stamford on Monday, Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m. This is the second-straight year the Knights are playing the Blue Wave in the semifinals. No. 6 Shelton (9-2) will host No. 7 Ridgefield (9-2) in the other half of the semifinals on Tuesday as well. Southington is currently 11-0 overall.

 

**Southington Fall Records**

Week 1: 2-2-1 (2-2-1).

Week 2: 9-8-1 (7-6).

Week 3: 16-12-1 (7-4).

Week 4: 27-16-1 (11-4).

Week 5: 33-22-1 (6-6).

Week 6: 46-25-1 (13-3).

Week 7: 55-26-2 (9-1-1).

Week 8: 64-27-3 (9-1-1).

Week 9: 68-30-3 (4-3).

Week 10: 70-33-3 (2-3).

Week 11: 70-33-3 (0-0).

Week 12: 71-33-3 (1-0).

Week 13: 72-33-3 (1-0).

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