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Warrior-Knights are still alive in the hunt for a postseason berth

February 27, 2015
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Warrior-Knights are still alive in the hunt for a postseason berth

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER WEST HARTFORD—It won’t get any easier for the Hall-Southington hockey team as they try to manufacture a postseason bid. With two losses this week, there’s no chance for a .400 record to automatically clinch a berth. Instead, the Warrior-Knight future will hinge on a pair of games against their division II…

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Ice Hockey struggles continue: Warrior-Knights drop 2 contests at home

February 20, 2015
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Ice Hockey struggles continue: Warrior-Knights drop 2 contests at home

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER WEST HARTFORD—The Warrior-Knights hockey team were looking for a winning record in overtime games heading into the extra period against Shepaug-Litchfield-Nonnewaug on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at Veteran’s Memorial Rink, but Christian Stuart ended that hope with 2:30 left in overtime. Erich Bender finished with 31 saves, but Hall-Southington fell, 3-2, in…

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Hockey falls to Rockville

February 13, 2015
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By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER WEST HARTFORD—The Hall-Southington Warrior-Knights (4-9) ice hockey team was home at the Veterans Memorial Ice Rink on Wednesday night, Feb. 4 taking on Coventry-Bolton-Rockville (4-9) in the third of the six-game home stretch. CBR got it going first, with a goal by Nick LeGeyt with 13:08 in the first period and…

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Kilgore powers ice hockey past the Farmington Generals

January 30, 2015
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Kilgore powers ice hockey past the Farmington Generals

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER WEST HARTFORD—Sophomore Dusty Kilgore scored his first goal for the Hall-Southington Warrior-Knights against the Farmington-Avon-Windsor Generals midway through the second period on Wednesday night at the Veteran’s Memorial Ice Rink in West Hartford. But Kilgore wasn’t happy with just scoring his first goal. He had to score another. Kilgore put the…

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Warrior-Knights fall short in 2 close battles

January 22, 2015
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Warrior-Knights fall short in 2 close battles

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER WEST HARTFORD—It was cold outside of Veteran’s Memorial Ice Skating Rink in West Hartford on Wednesday night, with the temperature only in the teens. But inside the rink, play on the ice was hot for a high school boys varsity ice hockey thriller. The Lyman Hall-Haddam-Killingworth Trojans fired shots and exchanged…

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Battling all the way to the end; Warrior-Knights reach the Class LL quarterfinals

March 21, 2014
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By John Goralski
Warrior-Knight Dylan Roach makes a play for the puck during a recent game.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Kevin Cop was knocked to the ground, but the senior forward still managed to flick the puck at the goalie. Less than a minute later, Will Amenebar reached out to catch a pass across the crease, drew the goalie out of position, and just missed the far corner of the…

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Tourney tested; Ice Hockey fights to CCC title game

March 14, 2014
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By John Goralski
Brian Mahon skates toward center ice at the CCC South semifinals.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Bolton-Coventry-Rockville (BCR) hockey coaches were forced to call a timeout with 11:23 remaining in the CCC South championship game. Kevin Cop had given Hall-Southington the lead in the waning minutes of the opening period. Will Amenebar had just pushed the lead to 2-0, so for the second time in three…

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Ready for the title run?; Hall-Southington to face nemesis in CCC final

March 2, 2013
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SP Ice hockey - Jarod Florian

By John Goralski Sports Writer In the final week of the season, Hall-Southington completed the season sweep of last year’s division III champion, but Coach Brian Cannon isn’t ready to discuss this year’s brackets. The Warrior-Knights lost a tight battle against Conard in the regular season finale. One game earlier, they edged Newington-Berlin for the…

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It’s Hockey Knight in Hartford; Warrior-Knights beat Conard in XL Center to end 3 game skid

February 8, 2013
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By John Goralski
Dave Valentukonis wins a faceoff during a 5-2 win over Conard. Valentukonis scored the game-tying goal in the second period that sparked a 4-0 rally.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Jesse Patterson’s slapshot couldn’t have been drawn it up any better when his slapshot pulled Conard’s goaltender out of position to his right. Ken Fleming one-timed it back across the crease, and a crashing Dave Valentukonis found the open net. Momentum had certainly turned as Hall-Southington players celebrated the 2-2…

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Hockey bests the best of Division II; Warrior-Knights challenge two top teams, first to beat East Catholic

February 2, 2013
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By John Goralski
Jeff Moore stops a shot during a 5-1 win over East Catholic on Jan. 23 that ended the division two program’s bid for a perfect season.

By John Goralski Sports Writer The second period was the ultimate test for Hall-Southington defenders because East Catholic skaters seemed angry at the ice. On Wednesday, Jan. 23, the Warrior-Knights had surprised the undefeated Eagles with two goals in the first period, and the undefeated division two team threw everything they could at the DIII…

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