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Sports • Published Feb. 13, 2022 11:55 p.m.

Valley Track Competes in Conference and State Meets

The Valley Regional indoor track and field program was well-represented when the Shoreline Conference Championship took place at Floyd Little Athletic Center on Feb. 5, after which the Warriors...

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Sports • Published Feb. 13, 2022 11:55 p.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Improves to 16-2; Gymnastics Takes 2nd at Shorelines

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team had a busy schedule that saw the Warriors play four home games in a five-day stretch last week....

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Sports • Published Feb. 07, 2022 01:16 p.m.

Warriors Take Two Defeats, Bounce Back with Win; Hockey Squads Drop Contests

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team took its first two defeats of the season last week, but then finished the week with a victory and...

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Sports • Published Feb. 06, 2022 03:52 p.m.

Valley Boys’ Hoops Scores Two Victories, Qualifies for States

After enduring stretch in which it lost four out of five games, the Valley Regional boys’ basketball team has rebounded in a major way. The Warriors have recorded three-straight victories,...

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Sports • Published Jan. 31, 2022 02:33 a.m.

Red-Hot Warriors Run Record to 11-0

The Valley Regional girls’ basketball team has been on roll all season long. The Warriors claimed victory in both of last week’s contests to stay undefeated with a record of 11-0 for ...

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Sports • Published Jan. 30, 2022 03:09 p.m.

Valley Boys’ Basketball Gets a Split; Gymnastics Team Defeats Old Lyme

Boys’ BasketballThe Valley Regional boys’ basketball team moved to 6-7 this season after gaining a split of two recent games. The Warriors took a loss to Hale-...

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Sports • Published Jan. 30, 2022 03:06 p.m.

Essex Tennis Club Event Proves a Smashing Success

The 2022 Connecticut Shoreline Men’s 95+ Tournament was held at the Essex Platform Tennis Club on Jan. 22, and the event proved a great success. Participants from seven different paddle...

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Sports • Published Jan. 23, 2022 11:22 p.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Refuses to Lose; Gymnastics Team Scores Two Victories

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team moved to 9-0 on the season after winning a pair of matchups last week. The Warriors earned a...

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Sports • Published Jan. 23, 2022 11:03 p.m.

Warriors Aiming to Play Their Best Down the Stretch

Head Coach Kevin Woods knows that Valley Regional boys’ basketball team can reach great heights during the 2022 season. The Warriors moved to 5-6 on the year after losing two of their three ...

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Sports • Published Jan. 16, 2022 05:20 p.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Improves to 7-0; Boys’ Hoops Gets Win Against Westbrook

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team hit the court to play three games last week. The Warriors came away with three victories and...

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Sports • Published Jan. 16, 2022 05:10 p.m.

Valley Gymnastics Features Deep and Experienced Team

The Valley Regional girls’ gymnastics team has only competed in one meet during the 2022 season, but Head Coach Monica Bauer’s squad is off to a solid start this winter.Valley ...

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Sports • Published Jan. 09, 2022 08:25 p.m.

Valley Boys’ Hoops Defeats Morgan; Gymnastics Gets Two Wins

 Boys’ BasketballThe Valley Regional boys’ basketball team shook off a few recent defeats by claiming a big win versus Morgan in a home game last...

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Sports • Published Jan. 09, 2022 08:01 p.m.

East Haven Co-op Hockey Squad Off to Scorching Start

As the East Haven co-op boys ice hockey team took the ice this season, Lou Pane entered his 35th year as the Yellowjackets' head coach. East Haven is off to scorching start at 5-0 with Coach Pane...

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Sports • Published Jan. 06, 2022 03:04 p.m.

Warriors’ Girls’ Hoops Continues its Winning Ways

After winning their first two games of the season, Valley Regional girls’ basketball had a pair of home games on for week two. The Warriors won both, continuing their undefeated season at 4-...

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Sports • Published Dec. 27, 2021 02:44 a.m.

2021 Valley Sports Year in Review

After the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on the sports scene in 2020, things started to get back to normal as 2021 unfolded. While there were some twists and turns along the way, the winter,...

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Sports • Published Dec. 20, 2021 01:43 a.m.

Valley Boys’ Hoops Has Great Expectations This Winter

After finishing as the runner-up in the Shoreline Conference last year, the Valley Regional boys’ basketball team entered the 2021-’22 season featuring a senior-laden roster...

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Sports • Published Dec. 19, 2021 11:10 p.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Off to 2-0 Start; Boys’ Co-op Hockey Squad Takes Two

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team played two games in the first week of the winter season and came away with a pair of victories for ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 19, 2021 03:48 p.m.

Co-op Hockey Squad Off to 2-0 Start

The East Haven co-op boys’ ice hockey team played two games during the first week of its season and came away with a pair of victories for a stellar start to the campaign. The Yellowjackets ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 12, 2021 03:43 p.m.

Warriors Appreciated Competing in the Postseason

After missing out on postseason play last year, the athletes on the Valley Regional boys’ soccer team wanted nothing more than to get an opportunity to compete in the playoffs this fall....

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Sports • Published Dec. 05, 2021 07:11 p.m.

Warriors Enjoy Super Season in McCabe Powers’s Final Campaign

If there was one way that Beth McCabe Powers wanted to end her tenure as head coach of the Valley Regional field hockey program, it was with the team that she had in 2021. The Warriors finished...

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Sports • Published Nov. 29, 2021 02:02 a.m.

Warriors Claim Principal’s Cup with 22-17 Comeback Against H-K

The Valley Regional-Old Lyme (VR-OL) football team was facing a 17-point halftime deficit when it hosted Haddam-Killingworth in the showdown for the Principal’s Cup last week. Unfazed, the...

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Sports • Published Nov. 19, 2021 05:19 a.m.

Warriors Played Quality Volleyball Down the Stretch This Fall

In her first year as head coach of the Valley Regional girls’ volleyball team, Sofia Cullina joined forces with assistant coaches Katie Cullina and Patrice Nelson to ensure that they formed ...

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Sports • Published Nov. 19, 2021 05:19 a.m.

Warriors’ Football Takes Loss to Rockville

The Valley Regional-Old Lyme football squad hit the road to face Rockville for a Pequot Conference contest on Nov. 18. The Warriors took a 35-8 loss against the Rams to move to 3-6 in the 2021...

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Sports • Published Nov. 19, 2021 05:16 a.m.

Old Lyme-Valley-Saybrook Co-op Swims in States

The Old Lyme-Valley Regional-Old Saybrook (OL-VR-OS) girls' swimming and diving team sent several athletes to compete at the Class M State Championship at Cornerstone Aquatic Center on Nov. 16....

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Sports • Published Nov. 15, 2021 12:59 a.m.

Valley Field Hockey Loses in Class S Quarterfinals; Football Defeats Old Saybrook-Westbrook, 41-7

Field HockeyThe Valley Regional field hockey team saw its season come to a close when the Warriors took a 2-1, double-overtime loss to Granby in the quarterfinals of the...

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