Tag: softball

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…

Hernandez named Coach of the Year: CT Sports Writers Alliance to honor the Lady Knight softball coach

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Her close friends and family know her as “Bean” and “DD,” but to most people, she is simply known as a winner. Lady Knight softball coach Davina Hernandez may carry a particular swag when it comes…

BC slapped down by Hand, 8-7

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Off a huge home run to open the first inning by Bristol Central leadoff hitter Olivia Banulski, the softball squad went on the attack early in its Class LL quarterfinal playoff encounter with…

Banulski commits to Malloy College

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER When you have an outstanding scholastic career in softball, what’s the next logical step? Move on to the next level to strut your stuff on the collegiate level. That’s exactly what Bristol Central standout Olivia…

Timing’s not right for BE

PLAINVILLE – If the Bristol Eastern softball team ever got its offense to peak at critical times in games, the Lancers could be a dangerous team to handle on a consistent basis. But timely hits have not been on Eastern’s…