Category: Sports

Rams in the hunt

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – It’s a three-team race for the CCC South championship in boys basketball and the squad from Bristol Central is once again in the thick of things. Combined with Maloney and suddenly surging Middletown,…

Title is Lancers’ to lose

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – With the Plainville girls basketball team dropping a tough 53-47 decision to Middletown on Tuesday, Feb. 4, the race for the CCC South championship is a two-team challenge. The title will either be…

A first in 2014 for Central

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Bristol Central wrestling team picked up its first CCC South victory of the year under first year coach Matt Boissonneault as the Rams grappled with Plainville. Central worked hard as a unit…

Area gym hosts gymnastics competition at XL Center this weekend; Alicia Sacramone appears Friday

HARTFORD – One of the most prestigious and one of the biggest co-ed New England regional youth gymnastics events will be held in Connecticut as American Gymnastics of Southington will host the 21st annual American Invitational at the XL Center’s…

Bristol Central JV pounds Eastern

BRISTOL CENTRAL 61, BRISTOL EASTERN 43 from Bristol Central High School Bristol Eastern         7  10  13  13 – 43           Bristol Central           13  14  17  17 – 61 BRISTOL EASTERN (43): Mitch Roy 0-0-0, Austin Dias 1-0-2, Evan McGinley 0-0-0, George…

BC opens big

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Bristol Central wrestling team opened its season with a big win against Fermi of Enfield while just missing out on winning the Plainville Invitational Championship on Saturday, Dec. 21. Against the Falcons on opening…

Will the Rams break through?

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Is this the year the Bristol Central boys basketball team finally breaks into the upper echelons of the Central Connecticut Conference? It could very well be as an experienced crew returns to the…

Lancers met all expectations

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER NEW BRITAIN – Only one volleyball team in the state posted victories against both Farmington and RHAM this year. That team was the outstanding group from Bristol Eastern. And while the Lancers dropped its final…