Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Southington skaters

The Connecticut Northern Lights U19 girls ice hockey team advanced to the USA Hockey nationals in Troy, Mich. with a 3-0 win over the Maine Wild in the championship game of the New England District championship in Auburn, Maine last…

Athletics in the digital age

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER You just won a big game with your team and one way to commemorate the victory is by posting a video of the celebration on your Instagram or Snapchat. Should you post? You just lost…

Cheerleaders return with a vengeance

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Last year was the first time in Heather Allenback’s 20-year coaching career that the Lady Knight cheerleading squad opted out of the Class LL championship, but the Knights returned to competition with a vengeance. Each…

Swimmers advance to the Class LL finals

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After they produced one of their most successful seasons under head coach Evan Tuttle by completing the regular season undefeated, the Blue Knight swimming and diving team carried that momentum into the postseason. The Knights…