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Southington Observer Sports Section

Swimmers race past Lancers

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington swimmers made a splash by breaking school records and improving their state-qualifying times in just the second meet of the regular season. The Lady Knight swimming and diving team displayed yet another strong showing…

Knights blank Tomahawks

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Another Friday night, another defensive stronghold, another shutout. Last year’s contest at Glastonbury resulted in a 61-41 win in the pouring rain, as Southington was able to pull away in second half after being down…

Scoreboard for the Sept. 30 edition

These are the scores for games played between Monday, Sept. 19 and Sunday, Sept. 25. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Football Southington 35, Glastonbury 0 Friday, Sept. 23 At Southington Glastonbury                 00 00 00…

Sports listings for the Sept. 30 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…

Legion’s youth color guard opens at SVMFL

The Sons of the American Legion color guard presented the colors at opening day at the Southington Valley Midget Football League at Recreation Park.  From left, Aaron Mysatyukow, John Tripp, Aiden Halpin, Christopher Sunbury, and Joel Ortiz. Mysatyukow, Halpin, and Ortiz are…

Knights keep fighting

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Southington Blue Knight soccer team earned its first win of the season after splitting this past week with a win and a loss. Following a hard-fought season opener against Conard that ended in a…

Field hockey drops 2 at home

After beginning their season with a 2-0 victory on the road at Windsor, the Lady Knight field hockey team had a rough homecoming with a pair of tough losses. The Knights hosted top-five Glastonbury in their home opener on Tuesday,…

Third game’s the charm

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The third time was the charm for the Lady Knights as the girls soccer team earned its first win of the season in Bloomfield. Southington lost hard-fought games to Conard and Simsbury to open the…