Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Eagles battle breast cancer

The Kennedy Middle School girls volleyball team, above, raised $1,750 for the Sideout Foundation at their annual Dig Pink event during the fall season. Proceeds will benefit the Sideout Foundation’s support of the stage IV breast cancer community and their…

Ice Hockey: On fire? Not quite

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Hall-Southington boys ice hockey coach Brian Cannon channeled Smokey the Bear when he talked to his team after a rough 5-4 loss to the Newington Co-op on Jan. 9. “I asked them what’s Smokey the…

Swim team outlasts Avon

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER It all came down to the 400 freestyle relay in Southington boys swimming and diving’s season opener against Avon on Jan. 12 at West Hartford’s Cornerstone Aquatics Center. The Falcons led the meet, 87-85, but…