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Southington Observer Sports Section

Yankees win town championship

The Southington Southern Little League Yankees outlasted the Western Little League Cardinals and the Northern Little League Reds in a June series that earned the Yankees the 2017 Southington title. The Yankees finished with a 19-1 record.

Travel Knights win seventh grade title

The seventh grade Southington Knights travel football team dominated the regular season with an 8-0 record and entered the playoffs as the No. 2 seed. The Knights reached the championship game and came away with the 2017 Seventh Grade Shoreline…

What’s the future of powder puff?

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER There were many firsts for this year’s annual powder puff football series. Southington defeated New Britain, 20-0, on Wednesday, Nov. 22 for the first time at Willow Brook Park and for the first time in…

Everybody wins with ‘Dig Pink’

Local volleyball teams rallied for the cure this fall with high school and middle school “Dig Pink” events that raised almost $2,500 for cancer research. On Wednesday, Oct. 4, Kennedy Middle School and DePaolo Middle School squared off in a…

Sports listings for the Dec. 1 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…