Posts Tagged ‘ athletes ’

Knights show great intentions; Five student-athletes sign letters of intent during early signing period

November 29, 2013
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Blue Knight teammates Kevin Cop, left, and Michael Lange, right, commit to rival college teams on Thursday, Nov. 14. Cop has committed to play lacrosse at Quinnipiac University in Hamden. Lange will play at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield.

By John Goralski Sports Writer It’s almost becoming common place to find family members and friends herded into a small conference room tucked away in the back corner of the high school while photographers are ushered into the room by coaches in suits. The NCAA opened its early signing period on Wednesday, Nov. 13, and…

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How safe are our student-athletes?; Staying ahead of the steroids a problem at Southington High School

April 27, 2013
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By John Goralski Sports Writer Southington police recently arrested a student for possession of steroids at Southington High School and, in the age of technology and tweets, it didn’t take long for the news to spread. Almost immediately questions, rumors, and fears began to surface. Are our kids safe? How big is the problem? How…

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