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Southington Observer Sports Section

Wrestling: Pitching a shutout

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER Pitchers chase the perfect game. Gymnasts dream of the elusive, 10.0. Almost every sport has an ultimate score, but nothing is as elusive as a shutout on the wrestling mat. On Wednesday, Jan. 15, Southington wrestlers…

Wrestling: Inspired by the cause

Maybe it was because they were inspired by a good cause. On Jan. 15, the Blue Knight wrestling team won twice. First, they dispatched Newington in a 78-0 shutout. Second, they managed to raise over $700 for cancer research in…

Swimmers push past .500

SPENCER DREHER STAFF WRITER After dropping their first meet, Southington boys swimming is over .500 for the first time this season after winning over East Catholic on Jan. 15. In their first home meet of the season, the Blue Knights…