Category: Sports

Southington Observer Sports Section

Poitras signs extension with Hawks

HARTFORD—The University of Hartford Department of Athletics has signed Tom Poitras to a contract extension that will keep him as head coach of the Hawks’ men’s soccer team through the 2021 season, Hawks director of athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie announced…

Softball hits the ground running

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The start of Southington’s season was prolonged by inclement weather, but the harsh inception of spring in the Northeast didn’t leave the Lady Knights restless. After numerous postponements, they finally got their season underway this…

Boys tennis sweeps East Hartford

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER They were missing around seven players during this past week’s spring break, but vacations and family trips didn’t get the better of the Blue Knights. All it did was keep them undefeated on the season…