Posts Tagged ‘ Lady Knights ’

Girls still battling for .500

September 29, 2016
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Taylor Hubert shrugs off a Platt defender during a 3-0 win on Sept. 19.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight soccer team earned their second win of the season, but split results for the second week in a row. The Knight shut-out Platt but fell to Glastonbury in a lopsided shutout. Despite the score however, Southington coach Mike Linehan said that he still thought his team learned…

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Field hockey still looking for 2nd win

September 29, 2016
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Sydney Rice leads a Southington attack during a loss in Avon last week.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After opening their season with a win, the Knights have since been in search for their second victory, coming away with just one goal in their next four tries. The Lady Knight field hockey team suffered their fourth-straight loss after dropping two games over the past week, ending the week…

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Volleyball finishes 4th at John Jay Invitational

September 28, 2016
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Morgan Raymond beats a Hall defender during a 3-0 conference win on Friday, Sept. 23.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After winning the silver bracket at last year’s John Jay Invitation at John Jay High School in Cross River, N.Y., the Lady Knight volleyball team returned to this year’s tournament with much more intensity. On Saturday, Sept. 24, Southington rebounded from a loss in the opening round to win four…

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Swimmers race past Lancers

September 28, 2016
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Patrycja Zajac swims the breaststroke during a 95-72 win over Bristol Eastern.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington swimmers made a splash by breaking school records and improving their state-qualifying times in just the second meet of the regular season. The Lady Knight swimming and diving team displayed yet another strong showing with a 95-72 triumph over Bristol Eastern at home on Friday, Sept. 23. “They’ve had…

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Four horsemen capture the title at Sloper Relays

September 28, 2016
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Some runners dress in costume, above, as the Knights take a break from the dual meet season to compete for cookies at the Sloper Relays.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Conner and Shane Leone and Mark and Tom Murdy led all runners by finishing first overall and first in the Four Boys Division with a time of 31:49 as the four horsemen galloped to victory at the Sloper Relays on Friday. Southington’s cross country teams welcomed about 1,047 middle and…

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Scoreboard for the Sept. 30 edition

September 28, 2016
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These are the scores for games played between Monday, Sept. 19 and Sunday, Sept. 25. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Football Southington 35, Glastonbury 0 Friday, Sept. 23 At Southington Glastonbury                 00 00 00 00 — 00 Southington                 00 07 14 14 — 35 First Quarter No scoring. Second…

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Hall of Fame: Chapter One-The 1986 softball team sparked a 52-game winning streak

September 22, 2016
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The 1986 Lady Knights rallied to a perfect 24-0 record to capture a conference and state title. Front, from left, Melinda Silva, Doreen Lumbra, and Jill Pelrin. Middle, Chris Zimmer, Gina Lepito, Coleen Steinnagel, Jennifer Early, Chantelle Charamut, Cheryl Danko, Cheryl Bradley, and Pam Tycz. Back, manager Loryn Lindquist, Melodie Johnson, Tracy Ciosek, Kris Mach, Debbie Dunbar, Robbie Lipetz, Kris Wilcox, and Anne Bouchard.

By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR The Lady Knights were defending a state title at the start of the 1986 spring season, but it seemed there were more questions than answers when tryouts began. Gone was the championship pitcher and a couple of key players, but even the returning players were out of the lineup in the…

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Field hockey drops 2 at home

September 22, 2016
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Lauren Graef leads a fast break during a hard-fought loss to Glastonbury.

After beginning their season with a 2-0 victory on the road at Windsor, the Lady Knight field hockey team had a rough homecoming with a pair of tough losses. The Knights hosted top-five Glastonbury in their home opener on Tuesday, Sept. 13, but were blanked, 3-0. The Tomahawks scored a pair of goals in the…

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Third game’s the charm

September 22, 2016
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Rylee Van Epps leads a rush past midfield during a loss to Simsbury.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The third time was the charm for the Lady Knights as the girls soccer team earned its first win of the season in Bloomfield. Southington lost hard-fought games to Conard and Simsbury to open the season, but Southington coach Mike Linehan said that the team is progressing as a team…

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Cross country teams split with Warriors at home opener

September 22, 2016
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Mark Murdy puts some distance between himself and the pack during a duel meet against Hall at YMCA Camp Sloper.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER There were no personal bests recorded through the humid, 80 degree dual meet, but Southington runners graced the top of the podium in both races when the Knights split with Hall at YMCA Camp Sloper on Tuesday, Sept. 13. Isabella Scalise (22:53) paced the Lady Knights to a comfortable 22-38…

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