Tag: gymnastics

Gymnastics: Peaking for states

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight gymnasts ended the regular season with their largest score, and Southington coach Kim Vaillancourt said that her girls are starting to look very clean in their routines. “They’re getting the endurance finally…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Monday, Feb. 19

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Monday, Feb. 19. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Boys Basketball—The Knights closed out the regular season on Monday by earning their fifth-straight win with a…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Saturday, Feb. 17

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Saturday, Feb. 17. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Girls Basketball—The eighth-seeded Lady Knights were eliminated from the CCC Tournament after falling, 69-51, at top-seeded RHAM…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Friday, Feb. 9

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Friday, Feb. 9. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Boys Basketball—Full-court pressure and poor decision making forced them to commit numerous turnovers and almost allowed the…

Gymnasts are moving in the right direction

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Their routines are getting sharper. Execution is getting cleaner. The Lady Knight gymnasts are improving with every meet, and it’s showing in their scores. Since their first meet of the season, Southington has continued to…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Saturday, Feb. 3

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Saturday, Feb. 3. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Boys Basketball—The Blue Knights suffered their third-straight loss after falling, 64-60, at Wethersfield (12-2) in double overtime,…

Gymnasts lose to Conard, fall to 1-2

The Lady Knights achieved their first victory of the season over Hall at Whiting Lane Elementary School in West Hartford last week. They returned to Whiting Lane on Thursday, Jan. 25, but didn’t yield the same results. Southington (124.45) suffered…

Scoreboard: Sports results on Thursday, Jan. 25

These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Thursday, Jan. 25. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer. Gymnastics—The Lady Knights achieved their first victory of the season over Hall at Whiting Lane Elementary School…

Gymnasts bounce back at Hall

Suffering your first regular season loss in five years can inflict heavy damage. It can shake one’s confidence mentally and hold you back from reaching your highest potential. That didn’t happen to the Lady Knights though. On Thursday, Jan. 18,…