Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

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…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Thursday, Nov. 23

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Thursday, Nov. 23. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Football—Southington needed to win to get into the Class LL tournament for the sixth-straight year entering Thanksgiving.…

Swimmers surge into state open

BY BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Although they didn’t crack the top 10 at the Class LL championship, the Lady Knight swimming and diving team still managed to boast five school records and a medalist at the state meet, advancing a…

Volleyball eliminated in semis

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington fell one match short of making an appearance in the final of the Class LL tournament for the first time since 2011. The second-seeded Lady Knight volleyball team cruised to a lopsided win in…

Blue Knights host college signings

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Five Southington High School students are continuing their athletics careers at the collegiate level after inking their names on National Letter of Intents in the high school’s library on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Those who signed…