Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Unified Basketball

The Blue Knights are off and running. On Friday, Feb. 3, the Southington High School Unified Sports basketball team took to the hardcourt in the annual Blue-White scrimmage. Partners and special athletes showed off the skills that have made them…

Gymnasts are starting to peak

A pair of victories this past week kept the Lady Knight gymnastics team undefeated on the year as Southington scored two of its three highest scores of the season, nearing the end of the regular season. Win at Wethersfield FEB.…

Grapplers battle for Waterford title

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Knight wrestling team remained undefeated in the CCC this past week after securing their seventh conference win, going undefeated at the Waterford Duals. Win vs. Conard FEB. 1—The Knights began the week with…

Girls clinch postseason

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER A pair of wins this past week drove the Lady Knight basketball team into the Class LL tournament for the 17th-straight year, with one of those wins coming against a top-10 team in Class LL.…

Skaters fight sickness

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Players walked out of the locker room with weary legs and low energy. They were skating just to survive. Close to two thirds of the Warrior-Knight ice hockey team was sick with some kind of…

Boys miss chance to clinch

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Knight basketball team walked into last week with a record of 5-1 in their last six games. The Knights had an opportunity to qualify for the Class LL tournament for the first time…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Monday, Feb. 6

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Monday, Feb. 6. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer.   Boys Basketball: The Blue Knights ended their two-game losing streak with a six-point win, 60-54, at…

Sports listings for the Feb. 10 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…