Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Patriots succeed on and off the court

The 2018 DePaolo Middle School girls volleyball team overcame a competitive Dodd Middle School opponent on Monday, Oct. 22, to cap their perfect, 10-0 record. In addition, at the annual “Dig Pink” match versus crosstown rival Kennedy Middle School raised…

Contributing on and off the field

Southington lacrosse players rallied to a 4-2 record at a pair of charity tournaments this fall. The Laxgiving Tournament was held at Hamden High School and helps supply local community food pantries with food for the holidays, and the Sticks…

Powder Puff: The show must go on

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Southington powder puff almost didn’t have a game to play this season. Cheshire has long been on the sideline, but New Britain joined them this year. The Lady Knights didn’t have an opponent, and time…

Baby, it’s cold outside….

Blue Knight football players huddle around a heater while a game volunteer warms a football. Weather reports calling for record cold temperatures on Thanksgiving Day forced school officials to move the annual Apple Valley Classic football game to Wednesday night.…

Sports listings for the Nov. 30 edition

SOUTHINGTON YMCA Registration for the following classes and programs, unless otherwise noted, can be made at the Southington Community YMCA Membership Services Desk at (860) 628-5597 or on-line at southington-cheshireymca.org.   OSTEOPOROSIS AND OSTEOPENIA FITNESS CLASSES. Southington Community YMCA is…

Knights ‘dig’ pink

The Lady Knight volleyball team raised $650 at their annual Dig Pink game fundraiser. Proceeds were donated to the Side Out Foundation to help fund the support of stage IV breast cancer patients.