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Southington Observer Sports Section

Swimmers best Berlin in finale

The Lady Knight swimming and diving team wrapped up their regular season with a 91-87 victory at Berlin on Tuesday, Oct. 25, earning their fourth-straight win. The following achieved first-place performances: Olivia Fournier in the 50 freestyle (25.31) and 100…

Murdy, Leone advance to state open

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington set a bar high after sending both cross country teams to last year’s state open. The Knights wanted nothing less than a repeat performance, but that wasn’t meant to be. Although they did not…

Scoreboard for the Nov. 4 edition

These are the scores for games played between Monday, Oct. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Cross Country Class LL Championship Saturday, Oct. 29 3.1 miles at Wickham Park, Manchester…

Sports listings for the Nov. 4 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…

Volleyball posts perfect week

It was business as usual for the Lady Knight volleyball team this past week as Southington came away with three wins without dropping a single set. Southington finished the week without facing at least one team in the top 17…

Swimmers win on senior night

In their lone meet of the week, the Lady Knight swimming and diving team improved their winning streak to three with an 85-79 divisional victory over Newington at home on Wednesday, Oct. 19. Southington clinched the win with three events…