Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Old Saybrook Sports

Sports • Published Sep. 21, 2020 12:23 p.m.

Rams’ Numbers Waning in Wake of CIAC Announcement

The Old Saybrook-Westbrook football team received the final word that there would be no full contact, 11-on-11 football this fall, and it’s added more of a challenge to already difficult...

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Sports • Published Sep. 20, 2020 07:06 p.m.

CIAC Officially Votes Down Full-Contact Fall Football; Other Sports Scheduled to Start

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) reaffirmed its decision to cancel the 11-on-11, full-contact football season for fall 2020, but also reversed an earlier decision that...

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Sports • Published Sep. 19, 2020 03:14 p.m.

Astra Studio Performs Well in Virtual Competitions

Throughout the summer, a handful of dancers from the Astra Studio of Dance and Performing Arts in Old Saybrook entered routines into a pair of virtual competitions: the Star Dance Alliance Virtual ...

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Sports • Published Sep. 19, 2020 03:14 p.m.

Bill’s Seafood Names Annual Scholarship Recipients

Bill’s Seafood Restaurant of Westbrook recently announced the recipients of the Bill’s Seafood Scholar Athlete Scholarship Awards for 2019. The recipients of this year’s...

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Sports • Published Sep. 13, 2020 04:04 p.m.

CIAC Cancels 11-on-11 Football Season

On Sept. 4, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) made an announcement that sent shockwaves through the state. Following a vote by its Board of Control, the CIAC announced...

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Sports • Published Sep. 04, 2020 02:56 p.m.

From 11 to 7: CIAC Still Exploring Options for Fall Football

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) released new considerations for the fall athletic season on Sept. 4. The guidelines came on the heels of the Board of Control’s...

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Sports • Published Sep. 04, 2020 03:52 a.m.

Royals Crowned Deep River Horseshoe League Champions

The Royals claimed the Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) championship as the league concluded a successful 65th season by holding its Playoff Tournament last week.The No. 3 seed Royals...

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Sports • Published Aug. 29, 2020 01:11 p.m.

CIAC Resumes Fall Sports Activities, Pushes Opener to Oct. 1

While high school athletes around the state are eager to get back on the field and compete this fall, there's still no guarantee that the 2020 fall sports season will take place, though the...

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Sports • Published Aug. 24, 2020 04:39 a.m.

Local Throwers Ready for Playoffs in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) wrapped up the regular season with Week 10 action. The playoff slate was decided with 8 of the league's 16 teams qualifying for the single elimination...

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Sports • Published Aug. 23, 2020 02:15 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Crowns a Pair of Champions

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) recently hosted two of its biggest events of the summer at Lyman Orchards Golf Club in Middlefield. On Aug. 16, the SGS held its 36-hole Club Championship and its...

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Sports • Published Aug. 17, 2020 11:38 a.m.

New-Look Rams Ready to Continue Remarkable Run

The Old Saybrook boys’ soccer team had a fantastic 2019 season. The Rams claimed their second-consecutive state title in an exciting 3-1 double-overtime win over Holy Cross in the Class S...

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Sports • Published Aug. 16, 2020 09 p.m.

Pirates Surge Ahead in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) completed its penultimate week of play for the regular season on Aug. 13. With just one week left to go before the playoffs, Westbrook resident Kris Toohey...

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Sports • Published Aug. 15, 2020 06:07 p.m.

CIAC Puts Fall Sports Activities on Hold Until Aug. 24

Two weeks after releasing its plan to play the high school season this fall, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) announced that it is putting all fall sports activities on...

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Sports • Published Aug. 10, 2020 03:43 a.m.

Deep River Horseshoe League Heading into Home Stretch

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) got back on schedule last week after Week 7's games were postponed due to inclement weather. On Aug. 3, the DRHL played Week 7's contests just before...

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Sports • Published Aug. 01, 2020 07:09 p.m.

CIAC Releases Plan to Play Fall Sports

On July 31, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) released an 11-page report that details its plan to play high school sports during the 2020 fall season. In doing so, the...

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Sports • Published July 30, 2020 08:11 p.m.

2020 Old Saybrook Field Hockey Schedule

Friday, Sept. 11: at Westbrook at 3:45 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 15: vs. Morgan at 3:45 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 19: vs. Fitch at 3;45 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 22: vs. Haddam-Killingworth at...

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Sports • Published July 26, 2020 03:54 p.m.

Pirates and Royals Pulling Away in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) moved into the latter half of the regular season after completing Week 6 action on July 23. The Pirates are still clinging to a one-game lead for first place ...

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Sports • Published July 20, 2020 09:56 a.m.

Rams’ Football Preps for Fall with Small-Group Conditioning

In 2019, the Old Saybrook-Westbrook (OS-W) football team had a challenging season with plenty of bright spots. The Rams ended up with an overall record of 3-7 to go with a mark of 3-3 in the...

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Sports • Published July 20, 2020 12:05 a.m.

Deep River Horseshoe League Standings Wide Open at Season’s Midpoint

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) just finished up the first half of the regular season after Week-5 action took place on July 16. The Pirates are still holding strong at the top of the...

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Sports • Published July 17, 2020 03:12 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Holds Three Major Events

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) saw some locals hit the links to compete in a few major events at Shennecossett Golf Course in Groton. The SGS held its Seniors Championship, the Low Net...

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Sports • Published July 13, 2020 09:43 a.m.

Deep River Horseshoe League Gallops Ahead with Focus on Safety

The Deep River Horseshoe League (DRHL) nears halfway mark of the season after Week 4 action, and the top teams are proving their muster. The Pirates continue their first-place streak, while the...

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Sports • Published July 05, 2020 07:21 p.m.

Pirates Stay Atop the Standings in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League is in full swing after Week 3 action took place on July 2. The Pirates maintained their spot in first place thanks to consistent performances from all of their...

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Sports • Published July 02, 2020 03:29 p.m.

2020 Old Saybrook Boys’ Soccer Schedule

Saturday, Sept. 12: at Canton at noonMonday, Sept. 14: vs. East Hampton at 3:45 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 16: vs. Haddam-Killingworth at 3:45 p.m.Monday, Sept. 21: at Old Lyme at 4 ...

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Sports • Published June 29, 2020 09:33 a.m.

Rams Were Ready for Improvement This Year

The Old Saybrook boys’ lacrosse team had a slow season in 2019, and hoped that this year would prove to be a step in the right direction. The Rams turned in a 2-14 record last year, but the ...

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Sports • Published June 28, 2020 06:15 p.m.

Pirates in First Place Early in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Deep River Horseshoe League played its second week of the 2020 season on June 25. The Pirates moved into first place in the standings behind a strong some performances across their roster....

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