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Sports Person of the Week • Published April 19, 2018 12:18 p.m.

Graves Named State’s Assistant Coach of the Year

For the past several years, Bill Graves has played an instrumental role in the unprecedented success of the Guilford boys’ ice hockey squad. The Branford resident recently received some big-...

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Sports • Published April 15, 2018 12:11 p.m.

Big Weeks for Branford’s Lacrosse and Tennis Squads

Girls’ LacrosseThe Branford girls’ lacrosse team continued its exceptional start to the 2018 season by recording three non-conference home victories last week ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published April 12, 2018 01:12 p.m.

Heins Moving Up in the Order as Hand Baseball Varsity Assistant

The Hand baseball team has been growing while its athletes have gained valuable experience in big games during the past few seasons. Coach Kyle Heins has played a big part in that growth, and now...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published April 12, 2018 01:08 p.m.

Graves Named State’s Assistant Coach of the Year

For the past several years, Bill Graves has played an instrumental role in the unprecedented success of the Guilford boys’ ice hockey squad. Bill recently received some big-time recognition ...

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Sports • Published April 07, 2018 11:16 p.m.

Branford Girls’ Lacrosse Storms Out to 3-0 Start; Biondi Back as Head Coach for Boys’ Track

Girls’ LacrosseThe Branford girls’ lacrosse team began the quest to defend its Class M state title by recording three victories in the first week of the 2018...

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Sports • Published April 05, 2018 12:18 p.m.

Breakthroughs Made at the National Recreational Fishing Summit

We are seeing an evolution in the world of fisheries management that has not been seen before. More people are fishing worldwide in a pool of fish that is dwindling. The United States and its...

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Sports • Published March 31, 2018 03:11 p.m.

Branford Baseball Leaning on Veteran Pitching This Spring

Life has been good for the Branford baseball team in its first two seasons with Head Coach Steve Malafronte. The Hornets won a division title in Malafronte’s first year and then notched 18...

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Sports • Published March 29, 2018 12:03 p.m.

If You Feel That Fishing Regulations Are Hampering You, Then Read On

Our fisheries are in a state of flux. Suddenly, we are seeing are the results of slight changes that have been occurring for decades. Older fishers are now in the position that their grandfathers...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published March 29, 2018 12:03 p.m.

Melissa Brennan: A Natural-Born Performer and an All-Time Branford Dancer

Melissa Brennan loves the exhilaration that she gets from performing in front of a crowd as a competitive dancer. The music, the costumes, the roar from the audience—they’re all a...

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Sports • Published March 16, 2018 08:28 p.m.

Henry Leads Branford-Guilford at Class LL Boys’ Swimming Championship

Aidan Henry competed in two individual events and a pair of relays for the Branford-Guilford boys’ swimming and diving team at the Class LL State Championship at Wesleyan University on...

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Sports • Published March 10, 2018 10:24 p.m.

Branford Dance Takes the Jazz Title for Third Time at New Englands

The emotions were running high for the athletes on the Branford dance team when they competed for the final time this year at the New England Regional Championship. However, instead of getting...

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Sports • Published March 10, 2018 03:07 p.m.

Wings Lose to Suffield in State Semifinals; Branford Boys’ Hockey Eliminated in First Round

Girls’ Ice HockeyThe Branford-East Haven-North Branford girls’ ice hockey team took a 7-0 loss against the Suffield co-op squad in the semifinals of the State ...

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Sports • Published March 04, 2018 03:53 a.m.

Wings Upset Greenwich to Make State Semis; Girls' Hoops Beats Naugatuck Before Losing in Second Round

Girls’ Ice HockeyThe Branford-East Haven-North Branford girls’ ice hockey squad recorded its first two State Tournament victories in program history,...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Feb. 28, 2018 11:42 p.m.

Zalewski Sets Single-Season Win Record for Hornets’ Wrestling

Kyle Zalewski has wrestled for the Hornets throughout his time at Branford High School, and he’s spent all four of those seasons competing in the 220-pound weight class. Kyle’s...

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Sports • Published Feb. 25, 2018 09:49 p.m.

Branford Boys’ Hockey Wins President’s Cup Tourney; Girls’ Hockey Loses in SCC Quarters

Boys’ Ice HockeyThe Branford boys’ ice hockey team is on a roll right now as the Hornets have won their last seven games, including a recent victory versus...

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Sports • Published Feb. 25, 2018 03:02 p.m.

Branford Dance Reigns Atop the State for Fourth Straight Season

The Branford dance team entered last week’s State Championship as the three-time defending champions for both hip-hop and jazz, but Coach Jacqui Montano wanted her athletes to focus more on ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 23, 2018 04 p.m.

Walsh Dance Wins High Kick Division for Fourth Time at Nationals

On Feb. 4, the Walsh Intermediate School dance team from Branford competed at the Universal Dance Association National Dance Team Championships at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. The Walsh...

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Sports • Published Feb. 18, 2018 10:13 p.m.

Cash Takes 2nd Place at Class M Wrestling Meet; Boys’ Hockey Improves to 10-4-1

WrestlingThe Branford wrestling team saw four athletes earn medals at the Class M State Championship, which was held at Guilford High School on Feb. 16 and 17. Senior Zach...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Feb. 15, 2018 02:05 p.m.

Cariglio Makes Triumphant Return to Hornets’ Cheerleading

Junior Alyssa Cariglio came back to the Branford cheerleading team in grand fashion this season by earning All-Southern Connecticut (SCC) honors for the second time in her career.Alyssa was ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 11, 2018 11:43 p.m.

Branford Dance Places 6th in Hip-Hop at Nationals; Cash and Zalewski Grapple to Victory in SCCs

DanceThe Branford High School dance team turned in an exceptional showing at the Universal Dance Association National Dance Team Championship at the Walt Disney World...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Feb. 08, 2018 01:36 p.m.

Cash Eclipses 100 Career Wins with Branford Wrestling

Branford’s Zach Cash says that he joined the wrestling team at Walsh Intermediate School because he wanted to be part of something great. Zach helped the team continue its extraordinary run ...

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Sports • Published Feb. 04, 2018 11:21 p.m.

Branford Track Claims Four Victories at SCC Championship;Boys’ Sprint Medley Relay Sets School Record

Boys’ Indoor TrackJunior Marzio Mastroianni won the 1,000-meter run and also ran with CJ Miller, Carlos McCaay, and Aidan Kropiwnicki on the 1,600 sprint medley...

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Sports • Published Feb. 02, 2018 12:35 p.m.

Prota Presented with Award and Scholarship from Girls’ Soccer Coaches Association

On Jan. 21, Branford High School senior Suzanne Prota was one of six athletes who was presented with the Scholar-Athlete Award and Scholarship at the Connecticut Girls’ Soccer Coaches...

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Sports • Published Jan. 28, 2018 02:19 p.m.

Wirtz Vaults to Victory at Sectionals; Wings Run Win Streak to Six Straight

Girls’ Indoor TrackSenior Bridget Wirtz cleared a height of 10 feet-6 inches to win the pole vault for the Branford girls’ indoor track team at the SCC West...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Jan. 25, 2018 01:58 p.m.

Miller Feels Excited to be Leading Branford Boys’ Track

CJ Miller stepped up as a leader for the Branford boys’ indoor track squad last year, and he’s continuing to lead the Hornets in his senior season this winter. The only difference is ...

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