Tag: Boys basketball

St. Paul boys storm over Woodland

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BEACON FALLS – The St. Paul Catholic High School boys basketball team started the 2016-17 campaign off on a high note and belted Woodland by a 52-32 final from Beacon Falls. The Naugatuck Valley League…

JV Rams come out ahead vs. BE

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The junior varsity boys hoop program at Bristol Central has been a pretty solid unit this season and losing has not been part of the lesson plan. And against Bristol Eastern on Monday,…

Picking up the pace

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – Up-tempo basketball is back en vogue for the boys squad from Bristol Eastern. And when the Lancers sprinted up and down the court against Manchester in a CCC Interdivisional tilt on Wednesday, Dec.…

Rams excel behind their general

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL –  When the game was on the line for the Bristol Central boys basketball team against Bristol Eastern on Monday, Feb. 24, the Rams floor general had to take command of the showdown. That…

Central breaks thru against BE

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – If you’re going to take away an offense from a scholastic basketball team, slowing the game down might be the best route to take. That’s what the Bristol Eastern boys squad tried against…

Seniors propel Rams over Maloney, 50-48

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Before its game against Maloney on Thursday, Feb. 20, the Bristol Central boys basketball team honored its six seniors playing in their final scholastic home game. And the game against the Spartans was,…

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,…

Rams hammer Lancers, 68-45

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Central boys basketball team threw down a beating on crosstown rival Bristol Eastern on Friday, Jan. 24 as the Rams wrapped up a 68-45 victory from home in a CCC South…

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…

Defense is king in BE victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Defense ruled the day when the Berlin boys basketball team traveled to Bristol Eastern on Saturday, Jan. 11 for a CCC South encounter. In fact, a five-point third quarter doomed the Redcoats as…

Eastern wraps up Plainville, 66-50

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Having to play back-to-back games in boys scholastic hoop just once in a season is bad enough. But because of recent school cancellations, the Bristol Eastern boys basketball team had to perform the…

BE bounces back to victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER FARMINGTON – Bouncing back from tough losses has been a specialty of the Bristol Eastern boys basketball team over the first four games of its season this year. And after a near miss against Avon…