Tag: Southington High School

SHS music department wins national award

The Southington Public School district has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Southington is among 4 percent of districts nationwide…

Local trio honored by Connecticut universities

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Each year, the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSUS) system—with campuses in New Britain (Central), Willimantic (Eastern), New Haven (Southern), and Danbury (Western)—honors a dozen of their most outstanding students with the Henry Barnard Distinguished…

Battling poverty one class at a time

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Board of Education member Bob Brown is bringing poverty awareness to Southington and the State of Connecticut in hopes of eradicating it…completely. A former high school civics teacher, Brown spent 41 years teaching in the…

Off and running

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER With a pair of wins to start the regular season, the Lady Knight lacrosse team is 2-0 for the first time since 2014. The Knights fell short of clinching a playoff berth last year with…

Spikers off to a fast start

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Three wins this past week has the Blue Knight volleyball team off and running to a perfect start to the season. But with three victories also came three sweeps, as the Knights have yet to…

A walk-off rally on the road

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Down by a pair of runs entering the bottom of the seventh inning, Jonathan Gray led Southington off with a double. Johnathan Mikosz stepped up to the plate next and knotted the score, 5-5, with…

Girls tennis splits week one

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Of course, all teams were at a disadvantage coming into the season. Nobody was allotted many opportunities to prepare physically with a late snow and chill that drew out the winter. But after splitting the…

Track swept by Glastonbury

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington’s outdoor track and field program traveled to Glastonbury for their season opener on Wednesday, April 5, where both teams suffered losses to the Tomahawks by sizeable margins. Despite the loss, both teams were able…

Sports listings for the April 14 edition

SHS CAMPS The following camps are not run, sponsored, or endorsed by the Southington Public Schools or the Southington Board of Education. Brochures are available at southingtonsports.com/Sports-Camps.html   LADY KNIGHT MIDDLE SCHOOL SOCCER CAMP—June 19-23, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., at SHS…