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Southington Observer Sports Section

Knights set the pace at Elizabeth Park

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington’s cross country program wrapped up their regular season when they traveled to Elizabeth Park in West Hartford for a quad meet on Thursday, Oct. 13. Southington swept both races. The boys team defeated Bulkeley,…

Marathon week for the Lady Knights

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight volleyball team competed in their second out-of-state tournament of the season and qualified for the Class LL tournament with a pair of victories over top opponents this past week. This marks the…

Lady Knight swimming gets back to winning

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER No matter where Coach Evan Tuttle seems to shuffle Olivia Fournier into the lineup, the results never change. This week, Fournier added the 200 freestyle to her growing list of state-qualifying performances. To date, she…

Sports listings for the Oct. 21 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 for the Oct. 21 edition

These are the scores for games played between Monday, Oct. 10 and Sunday, Oct. 16. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Girls Volleyball VolleyHall Classic Monday, Oct. 10 At the International Volleyball Hall of Fame,…

Swimmers struggle in West Hartford

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight swimming and diving team entered the toughest stretch of their regular season schedule this past week. Southington suffered their first losses of the season in back-to-back meet at the Cornerstone Aquatics Center…