Tag: American Legion

Southington baseball: Life after Legion

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Southington American Legion Post 72 entered the 2019 postseason looking to defend its 2018 state championship. What happens if you’re a Southington player and your Legion eligibility is up? There are various summer wood-bat organizations…

Baseball: Legion making another run

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Southington Post 72 found itself one win away from a berth in the best-of-three American Legion state championship series after three wins last week. Southington needed to win one of two games against Waterford on…

Legion: Bring on the brackets

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Southington American Legion Post 72 baseball began last week with a tough 5-3 home loss to Avon Post 201 in the first game of their July 8 doubleheader. What followed after that defeat was a…

Baseball: No idea about the no-hitter

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Brendan Kavanagh blew a fastball past his final batter for a strikeout in the second game of a July 8 doubleheader against Avon at Southington High School. Teammates rushed toward Kavanagh, carrying every vessel of…