Thursday, March 04, 2021

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Sports • Published March 04, 2021 12:31 p.m.

Metz Meets a New Destiny as a Senior

Kyle Metz feels thankful to be playing basketball at Valley Regional as a senior. And his coaches and teammates are thankful that he’s competing for the team.Kyle was slated to play...

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Sports • Published March 01, 2021 03:35 a.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Loses to Cromwell; Boys’ Hockey Squad Drops Contest

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team had one game on its schedule last week. The Warriors took a 49-33 defeat in Cromwell on Feb. 22 to ...

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Sports • Published March 01, 2021 03:34 a.m.

Tigers' Girls' Hockey Squad Features Mix of Veterans and Prospects

The Hand/Coginchaug/Valley/Haddam-Killingworth (H/C/V/H-K) co-op girls' ice hockey team recently began its third season with Head Coach Eric Roy. The team features 17 athletes from four local high ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 28, 2021 11:39 p.m.

Warriors Finding a New Identity on the Court

After losing sophomore Jeremy Arnum to a wrist injury, the Valley Regional boys’ basketball team entered last week looking to find a new identity on the court. The Warriors started that...

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Sports • Published Feb. 21, 2021 04:56 p.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Beats H-K, Loses to Morgan; Girls’ Hockey Notches a Victory

Girls’ BasketballThe Valley Regional girls’ basketball team earned a win versus Haddam-Killingworth and then took a loss against Morgan in its two matchups...

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Sports • Published Feb. 20, 2021 10:54 p.m.

Valley Suffers Setback During Emotional Week

The Valley Regional boys’ basketball team played a pair of road games last week and came away from the stretch with a split of the set. The Warriors posted a 60-56 overtime victory over...

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Sports • Published Feb. 20, 2021 03:04 p.m.

CIAC Allows Three More Sports for Winter Season; Spring Games Slated to Start April 10

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) made some major announcements regarding the status high school sports in the upcoming weeks. The CIAC added a couple of sports to its...

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Sports • Published Feb. 15, 2021 09:44 a.m.

Valley Boys’ Hoops Begins with Two Wins; Girls’ Hockey Takes Season Opener

Boys’ BasketballThe Valley Regional boys’ basketball team busted out of the gate with a pair of victories in the opening week of the 2021 season. The Warriors ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 15, 2021 09:43 a.m.

Valley Girls’ Hoops Gains Split of First Two Games

The Valley Regional girls’ basketball squad opened the 2021 season last week playing a pair of games. The Warriors picked up a big 62-40 road win against North Branford and took a 44-36...

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Sports • Published Feb. 08, 2021 09:10 a.m.

Warriors Ready for Battle in Opening Week

With opening night this week, the Valley Regional boys’ basketball team is rounding into shape. The Warriors are coming off a stellar campaign with a 17-5 overall record last year. Many in...

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Sports • Published Feb. 01, 2021 11:54 a.m.

Warriors Eyeing Repeat Performance as Shoreline Champs in 2021

The Valley Regional gymnastics squad featured an uncharacteristically young roster entirely composed of only sophomores and freshmen last season, yet the Warriors took home the Shoreline...

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Sports • Published Jan. 25, 2021 11:52 a.m.

Warriors Set to Improve Through Program Continuity

The Valley Regional girls’ basketball team has its sights set on continued improvement during the 2021 campaign. Last year, the Warriors featured a young club with first-year Head Coach...

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Sports • Published Jan. 16, 2021 01:50 p.m.

CIAC Approves Plan for Modified Winter Sports Season

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) has approved a plan for a modified winter sports season to begin with practices this week and games during the second week of February....

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Sports • Published Jan. 11, 2021 03:06 a.m.

Shoreline Spartans Building Burgeoning Rugby Program

There are a variety of sports played along the Connecticut shoreline, and rugby sometimes gets short shrift among them. While the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) offers...

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Sports • Published Jan. 09, 2021 12:52 p.m.

CIAC Approves Mitigating Strategies for Winter Sports, Practices Still Scheduled to Start on Jan. 19

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) held a Board of Control meeting last week and, although no final decisions on a potential winter season were made, the tentative plan to...

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Sports • Published Jan. 04, 2021 11:40 a.m.

Warriors Holding Out Hope for Winter Season

The Valley Regional boys’ basketball team is eager to get back onto the court in 2021 after posting a record of 17-5 last year. The Warriors competed in the Shoreline Conference Tournament...

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Sports • Published Dec. 28, 2020 09:07 a.m.

2020 Valley Sports Year in Review

There were several success stories among various Valley sports in 2020. The Valley Regional boys’ basketball team reeled off 15-straight wins during the regular season, while the gymnastics ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 28, 2020 12:58 a.m.

2020: A Look at the Twists and Turns of Local Sports

2020 was truly a year like no other, and life in the sports world was certainly no exception. Both close to home and around the world, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic had a huge impact on...

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Sports • Published Dec. 21, 2020 11:25 a.m.

Ross’s Long and Winding Road Leads to Softball at Saint Peters

Lexi Ross has been a huge part of the Valley Regional softball squad’s success during the course of her career. The senior outfielder recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 14, 2020 01:37 p.m.

Valley Perseveres Through Challenging Season

The Valley Regional girls’ soccer squad put together a solid campaign in year where obstacles were around every turn. Last year, the Warriors made it deep into the postseason with an...

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Sports • Published Dec. 07, 2020 11:34 a.m.

Warriors Notch Stellar Mark in Shortened Season

The Valley Regional girls’ volleyball team put forth an outstanding season despite an array of challenges. The Warriors turned in a record of 8-1 on the season, but they were unable to...

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Sports • Published Nov. 30, 2020 11:49 a.m.

Warriors Post Strong Campaign Despite Challenges

The Valley Regional boys’ soccer team showed that they were one of the best teams in the Shoreline Conference this year. After a 2019 campaign that was characterized by inopportune injuries,...

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Sports • Published Nov. 20, 2020 11:51 a.m.

Warriors Post Solid Results in Shortened Season

The Valley Regional field hockey team turned in a solid season this year, but it was a campaign cut short.The Warriors would have taken part in the Shoreline Conference Tournament as the No....

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Sports • Published Nov. 18, 2020 06:41 p.m.

CIAC Moves Start of Winter Sports to Jan. 19

With the 2020 fall season now complete, athletes and coaches around the state are anxiously waiting to see if their teams will compete during the winter season, although it won’t be for a...

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Sports • Published Nov. 16, 2020 11:40 a.m.

Postseason Canceled for Valley Regional Athletics Due to COVID-19

On Nov. 9, Valley Regional High School shut down due to positive COVID-19 tests among students. The school sent home students and faculty, and as a result, all Valley Regional athletics were...

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