Category: Sports

Gridiron preview for Sept. 27

By MICHAEL LETENDRE SPORTS WRITER   BRISTOL – Week 3 is the epic challenge portion of the scholastic football schedule for the squads in town as Bristol’s collective opponents have the ability to plaster points on the scoreboard in a…

City series: Dodgers take it all

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL — Of course, the final game of the City Series between the baseball squads from McCabe-Waters and Forestville went to extra innings on Thursday, Aug. 29. Tied at 10-10 in the top of the…

Bristol Future Gymnastics attended AAU nationals

Twenty eight girls from Bristol Future Champion Gymnastics, a division of the Bristol Boys & Girls Club, recently attended the 2019 AAU National Gymnastics competition in Orlando, Fla. and returned with five first place national champions. Alongside their coaches, Jessica…

Dodgers’ victory worth waiting for

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL — It might have taken two hours and 45 minutes but the Bristol Little League City Series battle between the Forestville Dodgers and the McCabe-Waters Astros on Monday, Aug. 19 was worth every second…

Six Blues players earn league honors

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Futures Collegiate Baseball League of New England announced its first and second teams, and there were six Bristol Blues among the 30 players chosen. Four Blues made the first team. Zeke Diamond, Buddy Dewaine,…

Twilight League: Knights spiked

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL — After a promising start to the second game of the Connecticut Twilight League championship series between the Bristol Knights and Fat Orange Cat Brewers on Wednesday, Aug. 14, it was obvious that the…

Little League city series began Monday

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Chris Murtaugh, the president of Edgewood Little League, recently announced that this year’s Bristol Little League City Series was underway from Breen Field, the host of the tournament in 2019. All three Little…