Tag: Lancers

Softball: Eastern gets big wins

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Bristol Eastern softball team, ranked in the top 10 of the Connecticut state polls, went 2-1 over the week of Monday, April 23 with huge wins against Amity and Glastonbury while falling to undefeated…

Softball: Lancers stay undefeated

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Eastern softball squad ended the week of Friday, April 19 undefeated as the Lancers beat two squads of the Central Connecticut Conference by a combined 17-1 score. Eastern, just hanging outside…

Softball: Eastern suffocates opposition

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Eastern softball team didn’t allow Northwest Catholic any daylight on opening day, Monday, April 1. And opponents should expect more of the same in each and every encounter against the Lancers…

Local wrestlers honored by coaches

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER SOUTHINGTON – On Sunday, March 10, the Connecticut High School Coaches Association held its annual All-State Wrestling banquet from the Aqua Turf in Southington as grapplers from all over the state were honored. The event…

Wrestler wins girls crown

Ella Nichols, a freshman junior varsity wrestler for Bristol Eastern won the Connecticut Girls Wrestling State Championship yesterday. Dave Thompson, seen here with Nichols, has been her coach since age 6 when she was a member of the Bristol Gladiators…

Girls Basketball: Bristol Eastern’s new 1,000 point club members saluted

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER On Monday, Feb. 13, the Bristol Eastern girls basketball program honored all its 1,000-point scores over the years during the Lancers’ 63-28 victory over Bristol Central on Monday, Feb. 11. Tami Chapman (1,045 points, 1973-1976),…

Girls Basketball: Eastern flips defense to offense for victory over Naugy

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER NAUGATUCK – When a scholastic basketball squad has its transition game working in all phases, the result is some excellent on-court execution. On Thursday, Feb. 28, the team from Bristol Eastern turned defense into offense…

BE athletes tackle world of podcasts

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Podcasts are where its at nowadays and some students from Bristol Eastern even have their own show. The ever popular “Lancers with Answers” podcast is a growing program at Eastern as student athletes…