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Grimm Achieved All-Around Excellence at Branford

 October 1, 2014

Natalie Grimm excelled in field hockey and lacrosse at Branford and says her coaches in both sports instilled the importance of always working hard to improve in practice and then displaying those sharpened skills come game time. Natalie's dedication to this...

T-Birds Volleyball Still In Search of First Victory

 October 1, 2014

Volleyball

Inshore Striped Bass Action Continues

 October 1, 2014

When the sun is still resting well below the horizon and the glow of the moon is slowly disappearing, it's prime time to seek out the night hunters: striped bass. Like magnets, these class-A predators take advantage of any sea life that is weaving in and out of...

Bfd Volleyball Rallies Past NH; Cross Country Teams Sweep

 October 1, 2014

Volleyball

George Dummar, Jr., Passes Away at 54

 September 29, 2014

From 2004 to 2012, George Dummar, Jr., coached the Branford Hornets baseball team to an unprecedented level of success while making an immensely positive impact on both his players and the community. Sadly, on the morning of Sept. 28, Dummar passed away...

T-Birds’ Volleyball Falls to Valley

 September 28, 2014

The North Branford volleyball team has made mistakes on its own end of the court, and as a result, has started the season 0-7. Marion Kish’s squad fell 3-0 to both Old Lyme and Valley, but was in each game until the end.

Bfd Swimming Takes New Path Toward State Glory

 September 27, 2014

The Branford girls’ swimming and diving program has won 10 state championships and the Hornets’ trademark depth is what typically paves their path to glory—most recently in 2012, when they won Class M. However, following each of the last two campaigns,...

Baker's Glove Proved Huge for Bfd Junior Legion

 September 24, 2014

The 2013 and 2014 summer seasons were completely different for Bryce Baker as one saw him playing with the Branford Sting and the other had him suiting up for the Post 83 Junior Legion team. Bryce didn't make Ryan Santoro's squad in 2013 in large part due to a...

Kozloski Earns First Win with T-Birds' Girls' Soccer

 September 24, 2014

After losing every game in his first season as the North Branford girls' soccer head coach, Pat Kozloski can now say that he has his first victory under his belt after the T-Birds beat Hale-Ray on Sept. 12. North Branford earned the 1-0 victory by way of Jessica...

NB Football Crushes HK; Boys' Soccer Wins First

 September 24, 2014

FootballNorth Branford had its way with Haddam-Killingworth on Sept. 20, putting a 64-14 thrashing on its conference foe.

Bfd Field Hockey Moves to 5-0; Girls' Soccer Gets First Win

 September 24, 2014

Field Hockey

Night Time Fall Striped Bass Fishing

 September 24, 2014

The autumnal equinox just passed, marking the official start of fall and, hopefully, a run of fish that will test the skill of many anglers. We've already seen an increase in the bite activity throughout Long Island Sound and, with the air and water temperatures...

Hornets' Field Hockey Stands at 5-0

 September 22, 2014

The Branford field hockey squad won all three of its games this past week to stand at 5-0 overall and 1-0 in SCC play. The Hornets first blanked Mercy at home 4-0 on Sept. 16 and then earned another shutout with a 3-0 win at home versus Sacred Heart Academy two days...

Bfd Boys’ Soccer Improves to 3-2 with Pair of Routs

 September 20, 2014

After getting edged by Xavier 2-1, the Branford boys’ soccer squad bounced back emphatically by trouncing East Haven 8-2 on Sept. 17 and fellow division rival Career/Hillhouse 7-0 two days later. The winss improved the Hornets’ record to 3-2 and put them at...

BFD Alum Johnson Moves from Hand Asst. to Head Volleyball Coach

 September 17, 2014

On the heels of two straight postseason appearances by the Hand girls' volleyball team during her tenure, Ally Johnson is ready to continue the Tigers' upward spike within the SCC and Class LL Division.

T-Birds' Football Routs Cromwell in Opener

 September 17, 2014

The North Branford football team raced out to a 1-0 start with a 46-8 beating of Cromwell on Sept. 12 at Ed Colafati Field. The defense was the star of the night, allowing just 164 yards, forcing three turnovers, and scoring two touchdowns.

NB Volleyball Drops Two, Cross Country Runs West Beach Invitational

 September 17, 2014

Girls' Volleyball

Branford Claims Pat Mirto Senior Babe Ruth Title

 September 17, 2014

Branford Senior Babe Ruth baseball recently captured the title of the Pat Mirto League by defeating top-seeded Durham two games to none in the best-of-3 championship series. Branford went 12-4 to place third during the regular season and then beat Middlesex and...

Anglers are Prepping for Fall Fishing

 September 17, 2014

Rapidly approaching is the time of year in New England where so much comes together in the world of fishing. Forgetting all the seasonal changes we need to keep in perspective and the resumption of activities so many of us are otherwise engaged in, the open...

Bfd Cross Country Fares Well at Windham; Volleyball Splits Pair

 September 17, 2014

Girls' Cross Country

T-Birds’ Football Routs Cromwell in Opener

 September 15, 2014

The North Branford football team raced out to a 1-0 start with a 46-8 beating of Cromwell on Sept. 12 at Ed Colafati Field. The defense was the star of the night, allowing just 164 yards, forcing three turnovers, and scoring two touchdowns.

Bfd Cross Country Fares Well at Windham

 September 15, 2014

Each of Branford’s cross country squads were off and running this weekend as the Hornets opened the 2014 campaign by competing at the Windham Invitational on Sept. 13. The girls started their defense of their Class MM state championship by running to third place...

McGuirk Earns 500th Win with Bfd Field Hockey

 September 13, 2014

Thirty-eight seasons, 10 state championships, countless hours of mentoring hundreds of dedicated athletes, and now, 500 career victories for Cathy McGuirk—the beloved head coach of the Branford field hockey program.

Branford Football Aims to Get Back on Track in 2014

 September 12, 2014

It’s no secret that the Branford football team had a rough go of things last fall. The Hornets went winless with an 0-11 record and were blanked by longtime rival East Haven on Thanksgiving. Consequently, second-year Head Coach John Limone not only...

Olt Back in Majors, Goes 3-for-3

 September 10, 2014

Mike Olt was recalled to the Chicago Cubs on Sept. 5 and then went 3-for-3 with a walk and an RBI in a 10-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sept. 8.

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