Tag: soccer

Lady Knights eliminated

Melissa Drexler battles for the ball during a first round loss to Shelton.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After qualifying for the postseason for the first time since 2013—the first time in Southington head coach Mike Linehan’s tenure as head coach of the varsity program—the 16th-seeded Lady Knight soccer team was upset and…

Shockwave rallies for a division title

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  The Southington Shockwave 17-U soccer team rallied to a Blue Division championship. Front, AJ Mondo. Middle, from left, Jake Weed, Dave Wadman, Colin Burdette, Ryan Delorme, Justin Verrilli, and Luke Maluszewski. Back, Coach Aparo, Joe Nocera, Jake Aparo, Will…

Boys Soccer scores 2 shutouts

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The Blue Knight soccer team finished last week with a pair of shutouts, extending their winning streak to three games as they fight for better seeding in the upcoming Class LL tournament. Windsor OCT. 24—Southington began the week at Windsor…

Soccer streak ends at Avon

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A tie against Conard snapped Southington’s eight game winnings streak, and a loss to Avon was the first since late September. The Lady Knight soccer team stumbled a bit last week, but at 10-4-1 (1-3-1 in the division), the Knights…

Girls post pair of shutouts

Lia Pizzitola fights off a defender during a 4-0 win over Hartford Public.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After qualifying for the Class LL tournament a couple weeks ago for the first time since 2013, the Lady Knight soccer team has not stopped winning. They haven’t stopped shutting opponents out either with two…

Knights fight for seeding

Colin Burdette wins a 50-50 ball at midfield during a 2-1 win over Middletown.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER It wasn’t pretty, but the Blue Knight soccer team salvaged a one-goal victory and a tie as they continue to fight for seeding in the Class LL tournament. “Over the last handful of games, we’ve…