Thursday, March 04, 2021

Old Saybrook Sports

Sports • Published March 01, 2021 03:19 a.m.

Co-op Hockey Team Drops Contest to Milford

The East Haven co-op boys’ ice hockey squad played one game last week when the team squared off with the Milford co-op on Feb. 27. The Yellowjackets, who feature athletes from Morgan and...

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Sports • Published March 01, 2021 03:16 a.m.

Old Saybrook Girls’ Hoops Takes Three Defeats

The Old Saybrook girls’ basketball team moved to 2-3 after taking losses against Old Lyme, Coginchaug, and Morgan in last week’s matchups.The Rams took a 50-21 road loss...

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Sports • Published Feb. 28, 2021 08:59 p.m.

Rams Aiming to Gain Mental Strength on the Court

Chris Perras has been instilling mental toughness in his athletes during his first full season as head coach of the Old Saybrook boys’ basketball team. And he’s starting to see the...

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Sports • Published Feb. 21, 2021 06:09 p.m.

Co-op Hockey Team Drops Two Contests

The East Haven co-op boys’ ice hockey team moved to 0-3 on the season after taking two defeats last week. The team features athletes from several local high schools, including Morgan and...

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Sports • Published Feb. 21, 2021 06:04 p.m.

Old Saybrook Girls’ Hoops 2-0 to Start the Year; Boys Earn Win Versus Westbrook

Girls’ BasketballThe Old Saybrook girls’ basketball team played two games during the first week of its season last week. The Rams earned a victory versus...

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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 12:46 p.m.

Co-op Hockey Squad Loses First Game

The East Haven co-op boys’ ice hockey squad faced off against North Haven for its first game of the year last week. The team, which features athletes from several local schools, including...

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

Rams Building Solid Foundation for Uncertain Season

The Old Saybrook boys’ basketball team is poised to make some marked improvements in a year full of uncertainty. The Rams were only able to record two wins last season, and Head Coach Chris ...

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Sports • Published Jan. 18, 2021 11:33 a.m.

Rams’ Girls’ Hoops Looking to Make a Jump in 2021

The Old Saybrook girls’ basketball squad only notched a couple of wins last year but was competitive in far more games than its record indicated. With the Connecticut Interscholastic...

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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 Dec. 28, 2020 09:08 a.m.

2020 Old Saybrook Sports Year in Review

There were plenty of success stories for Old Saybrook athletics in 2020. The girls’ indoor track squad claimed its fourth-consecutive Shoreline title during the winter, while the field...

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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. 17, 2020 01:12 p.m.

Schneider Forges a Path at Old Saybrook

Jacob Schneider was trying to find his place in the sports world when he happened upon cross country in the 6th grade. Jacob found his niche in running and stuck with it all the way through his...

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Sports • Published Dec. 14, 2020 11:36 a.m.

Rams Keep Climbing with AnotherSuccessful Campaign in 2020

The Old Saybrook field hockey team had a fantastic season even with the COVID-19 pandemic looming over the proceedings. The Rams turned an overall record of 7-3-1 including an appearance against...

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Sports • Published Nov. 30, 2020 03:15 a.m.

Rams See Marked Improvement Amidst Challenging Season

The Old Saybrook girls’ soccer squad made a solid leap forward this season. The Rams posted an overall record of 4-5-2 on the season including their first postseason win in four years....

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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 04:44 a.m.

Old Saybrook Loses in Shoreline Semis After Waters Ties Blomstrann for Most Wins

The Old Saybrook boys’ soccer team had the postseason run halted after a 2-1 overtime loss versus East Hampton in Shoreline Conference Tournament semifinal last week. The Rams played two...

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Sports • Published Nov. 16, 2020 04:44 a.m.

Rams Lose to North Branford in Shoreline Championship

The Old Saybrook field hockey team went up against North Branford in the Shoreline Conference Championship on Nov. 10. The No. 2 seed Rams faced off against the top-seeded Thunderbirds at North...

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Sports • Published Nov. 16, 2020 01:14 a.m.

Old Saybrook Girls’ Soccer Earns First Playoff Win in Three Years

The Old Saybrook girls’ soccer team won its first postseason game in three years. The No. 8 seed Rams battled No. 9 seed North Branford in the Shoreline Conference Tournament play-in round...

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Sports • Published Nov. 12, 2020 01:39 p.m.

Gibson Plays with Pinpoint Focus on the Pitch

When Carter Gibson steps on the soccer pitch, everything else that is going on around him stops until that final whistle sounds.Carter is a senior captain for the boys’ soccer team...

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Sports • Published Nov. 09, 2020 10:49 a.m.

Old Saybrook Field Hockey Caps Outstanding Regular Season with 2-1 Week

The Old Saybrook field hockey squad has put together an outstanding run this year. The Rams ended the regular season with a 7-2-1 record, and their only losses came against North Branford, who is...

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Sports • Published Nov. 09, 2020 04:40 a.m.

Rams’ Boys’ Cross Country Claims 5th in Shorelines; Girls Post Impressive Marks

Boys’ Cross CountryThe Old Saybrook boys’ cross country team took part in the Shoreline Conference Championship at Totoket in North Branford on Nov. 5 and 6....

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Sports • Published Nov. 09, 2020 03:46 a.m.

CIAC Delays Start of Winter Sports

While teams and leagues try to complete the fall season, the chances of playing high school sports during the winter remain in question as we head deeper into November.On Nov. 5, the...

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