Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Gymnastics: Peaking for states

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight gymnasts ended the regular season with their largest score, and Southington coach Kim Vaillancourt said that her girls are starting to look very clean in their routines. “They’re getting the endurance finally…

Swimmers face top talent

Southington’s two-meet winning streak was snapped on Tuesday, Feb. 13 after the Blue Knights fell, 93-87, to divisional Conard at the Cornerstone Aquatics Center in West Hartford. The Chieftains clinched the meet by the 100 breaststroke. The following finished first…

Sports listings for the Feb. 23 edition

FUNDRAISERS PAVERS FOR POSTERITY (BLUE KNIGHT BRICKS)—The Turf Committee is offering an opportunity to purchase bricks to help defray costs for the artificial turf field at Southington High School. Bricks cost $125 and can be engraved with three lines of…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Monday, Feb. 19

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Monday, Feb. 19. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Boys Basketball—The Knights closed out the regular season on Monday by earning their fifth-straight win with a…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Saturday, Feb. 17

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Saturday, Feb. 17. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Girls Basketball—The eighth-seeded Lady Knights were eliminated from the CCC Tournament after falling, 69-51, at top-seeded RHAM…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Friday, Feb. 16

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Friday, Feb. 16. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Boys Basketball—The Blue Knights earned their fourth-straight win by holding on late with some last-minute, defensive heroics…