August 20, 2014
Branford Senior Legion baseball won more than 80 games through the past three summers and one athlete who was entrenched in the middle of the program's success was center fielder Kyle Hart.
August 13, 2014
Given Ryan Savio's abilities as a defensive catcher for Guilford Junior Legion, one could argue that he was a security guard in the field for Post 48 because virtually no one stole on him.
July 30, 2014
Branford boys' lacrosse coach Jim May has seen captain Connor Paleski transform from a shy eight-year-old youth lacrosse player into a dedicated and strong leader throughout the several years he's coached him. This spring, Connor's leadership peaked in his final...
July 23, 2014
Greg Mahon is one of four current players on the Branford Junior Legion baseball team from last season, making him one of the go-to guys for Head Coach Ryan Santoro. Where Greg has made his biggest impact is on the mound as he's posted a 7-2 record in 57 innings...
July 16, 2014
How do you spell relief? Well, if you're the Southern New Hampshire University baseball team, you spell it B-E-N C-R-I-S-C-U-O-L-O.
July 9, 2014
Branford resident Frank Higgins was a star hockey player at East Haven High School in 1981 and '82 and will be inducted into the East Haven Athletic Association Hall of Fame this November for his accomplishments on the ice.
July 2, 2014
Kayla Nowak was a key player at the dish for the North Branford softball team this season. Whether the opposition gave her something to hit or pitched around her, she always had an impact on the game. Head Coach TJ Schatz noted that when the opportunity...
June 25, 2014
It is every coach's dream to have a tight-knit team that works hard and understands its responsibilities. That is exactly what Branford softball Coach Chuck Reale had thanks to his co-captains, one of whom was senior first baseman Tara Dering, whose leadership...
June 18, 2014
The North Branford baseball team graduated a ton of key players from a season ago and thus needed a spark from its junior class to get back to the state tournament this spring. One of those juniors was Tyler Hawk, who proved one of the T-Birds' most consistent...
June 11, 2014
Even though indoor track and golf are vastly different sports, Brian Fitter brought common characteristics to both squads at Branford while leading them as a senior captain this year.
June 4, 2014
Alex Hassen-a senior at Notre Dame-West Haven and a North Branford resident-has attained his 7th-grade goal of being accepted into the U.S. Naval Academy and part of it is thanks to his athleticism and involvement in three sports.
May 28, 2014
Jerry Berg had a list of things he wanted to do after retiring from the medical profession and coaching tennis was at the top of the list. Jerry is now fulfilling that wish for the Branford resident is enjoying his first season as a volunteer assistant with...