Tag: American Legion

Legion honors Veterans Day

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 honored Veteran’s Day with a moving ceremony at the Town Green on Saturday, Nov. 11, accompanied by the Knights of Columbus, Marine Corps Color Guard, local Boy Scout troops,…

Legion advances to regional tourney

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Sixth-seeded Southington managed just four hits in their first test of the state tournament against No. 11 Bristol on Sunday. However, the team’s ace, Nick Borkowski (6-0), bailed the team out again, as he had…

Legion streak continues

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Southington American Legion baseball team kept rolling on their recent tear and remained hot with two more wins last week. Post 72 has now won 11 of its last 12 contests. Pitching had been…

Oh, how we love a parade…

Even though rain forced many towns in the region to cancel Memorial Day activities on Monday, May 29, the show went on in downtown Southington. Above, members of the American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 color guard lead a procession through…

Post 72 announces Legion tryouts

By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR Southington’s American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 senior league baseball team has announced their annual, one-day tryouts, but the day is still unclear. Tryouts for the summer league cannot occur until after the Southington High School season…