Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Lady Knights eliminated

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After qualifying for the postseason for the first time since 2013—the first time in Southington head coach Mike Linehan’s tenure as head coach of the varsity program—the 16th-seeded Lady Knight soccer team was upset and…

Swimmers advance to Class LL finals

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight swimming and diving team traveled to East Hartford High School on Saturday, Nov. 12 to fight for better seeding in the Class LL swimming trials. Southington swimmers competed in every event with…

Knights clinch; It’s a cinch

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Knight football team stayed undefeated with their third shutout of the season in a 42-0 victory over winless Bulkeley-HMTCA-Weaver at home on Friday, Nov. 11. Since the game was played on Veterans Day,…

Sports listings for the Nov. 18 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…