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Sports • Published Jan. 14, 2018 08:49 p.m.

Cathy and John McGuirk Retire After 41 Years with Branford Field Hockey

Following a 41-season tenure that featured 558 victories and 10 state championships, Cathy McGuirk retired as head coach of the Branford High School field hockey team on Jan. 10. McGuirk retired...

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Sports • Published Jan. 14, 2018 11:22 a.m.

Cash Puts His 100th Win at Branford in the Bank; Boys’ Hockey Doubles Up Amity, 4-2

WrestlingSenior Zach Cash earned his 100th victory as a member of the Branford wrestling team last week when the Hornets competed at the Ellis Tech Duals on Jan. 13. Cash,...

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Sports • Published Jan. 07, 2018 01:31 a.m.

Branford Boys’ Hockey Improves to 4-0-1; Wings Soar to 5-2

Boys’ Ice HockeyThe Branford boys’ ice hockey team improved to 4-0-1 on the year by winning a pair of matchups in last week’s action. The Hornets...

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Sports • Published Jan. 07, 2018 01:31 a.m.

Walsh Wrestling Reaches 100-Win Milestone

The Walsh Intermediate School wrestling program has continued its winning ways in the 2017 season as the team earned its 100th win in program history with a victory over Ledyard on Dec. 12. Coach...

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Sports • Published Jan. 07, 2018 01:31 a.m.

Branford Sports Hall of Fame Honors Nine Individuals, Two Teams at 30th Induction Dinner

The Branford Sports Hall of Fame inducted nine new members and two state championship teams at its 30th annual dinner that was held at Woodwinds on Nov. 17. This year’s inductees are Gary...

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Sports • Published Jan. 06, 2018 05:49 p.m.

Walsh Intermediate Cross Country Enjoys Tremendous Success

The Walsh Intermediate School’s cross country program enjoyed a successful season this past fall. The boys’ team went undefeated with a record of 12-0 for the dual-meet season, while ...

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Sports • Published Jan. 06, 2018 03:24 p.m.

Shoreline Sharks Donate 573 Pounds of Food to Connecticut Food Bank

The Shoreline Sharks’ ice hockey program held its second annual Hockey Helps the Hungry Food Drive and collected 573 pounds of non-perishable goods that were donated to the Connecticut Food ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Jan. 04, 2018 01:11 p.m.

Thomas Has Standout Senior Season at Wide Receiver

Danny Thomas turned in an excellent senior year for the Branford football squad during the 2017 fall season. A standout wide receiver for the Hornets, Danny earned the team’s Most Valuable...

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Sports • Published Jan. 02, 2018 09:48 p.m.

Hornets’ Hockey Squads Pick Up Some Points; Girls’ Hoops Takes Three

Boys’ Ice HockeyThe Branford boys’ ice hockey squad recently earned a tie against Staples and then posted a lopsided win over North Haven to improve to 2-0-1...

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Sports • Published Dec. 27, 2017 12:10 a.m.

2017 Branford Hornets Fall Year in Review

The fall of 2017 saw the Hornets' field hockey squad enjoy the latest in its long line of stellar seasons, while the boys' and girls' soccer teams also made their mark in postseason play. Gabija...

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Sports • Published Dec. 27, 2017 12:09 a.m.

2017 Branford Hornets Spring Year in Review

The spring of 2017 in the Branford Hornets' sports world saw the girls' lacrosse squad climb to the top of the mountain, while pole vaulter Bridget Wirtz reached some pretty great heights herself. ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 27, 2017 12:07 a.m.

2017 Branford Hornets Winter Year in Review

The winter of 2017 was filled with many milestones on the Hornets' sports circuit. The Branford dance team added to its stockpile of titles during its best season yet, and Corey Gambardella broke...

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Sports • Published Dec. 27, 2017 12:05 a.m.

2017 Branford American Legion Baseball Year in Review

The Branford Senior American Legion baseball team wasn't able to get back to the playoffs this summer, although Branford's Junior Legion team qualified and won a couple of games before getting...

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Sports • Published Dec. 17, 2017 09:51 p.m.

Several Hornets Teams Prevail in First Week of the Season

WrestlingThe Branford wrestling team opened a new chapter when program alum Jesse Hurlburt began his tenure as head coach of the Hornets last week. The Hurlburt era kicked...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Dec. 14, 2017 02:55 p.m.

Bunbanlu Does it All for Hornets’ Field Hockey

The Branford field hockey team heavily relied upon senior captain Britney Bunbanlu throughout the last few seasons. Britney was asked to perform in a variety of roles for the Hornets, and she did...

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Sports • Published Dec. 02, 2017 06:37 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Honors Top Players from 2017 Season

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) concluded the 2017 season with its annual league meeting and social event at The Guilford Mooring. Following a brief meeting, the SGS’s champions for the...

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Sports • Published Dec. 02, 2017 05:20 p.m.

Trap Runner Takes Branford Rec Hoops Title with 67-58 Win Over V.F. McNeil

Trap Runner posted a 67-58 victory versus V.F. McNeil to claim the championship in the Playoff Tournament of the Branford Recreation Department Men’s Basketball League for the 2017 season....

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Sports • Published Dec. 02, 2017 05:04 p.m.

Branford High School Seniors Announce College Choices on Signing Day

Four seniors at Branford High School recently signed their letters of commitment to play sports at Division I level in college. Zane Kmietek will play baseball at Marist College in New York, while ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Nov. 29, 2017 01:26 p.m.

Criscuolo Earns Desire and Dedication Award for T-Birds’ Girls’ Soccer

Sarah Criscuolo has worked hard and accomplished a lot a member of North Branford’s girls’ soccer, indoor track, and outdoor track squads. One of Sarah’s biggest achievements...

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Sports • Published Nov. 27, 2017 02:22 a.m.

Branford Blanks East Haven, 37-0, on Thanksgiving Day

The 2017 season wasn’t the easiest one for the Branford football team, but it was one the Hornets finished by earning a lopsided win against their biggest rival: the East Haven...

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Sports • Published Nov. 23, 2017 12:23 a.m.

Branford Represented by Relay at State Open Swim Meet

Branford was represented by a relay at the State Open Girls’ Swimming Championship that took place at Yale University on Nov. 18. The Hornets’ 400 freestyle relay of freshman Melissa ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Nov. 22, 2017 05:21 a.m.

Nardella Took a Serious Approach to Her Captain’s Role

When Sally Nardella was named a senior captain for the Branford girls’ swimming and diving team, she completely shifted her focus in the pool. Sally had stopped swimming year-round prior to ...

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Sports • Published Nov. 18, 2017 08:31 p.m.

Playoff Matchups Set in Branford Rec Hoops League

The regular season has come to a close and the playoffs have arrived in the Branford Recreation Department Men’s Basketball League. V.F. McNeil finished in first place to earn the No. 1...

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Sports • Published Nov. 18, 2017 07:59 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Holds Match Play Championship

The Shoreline Golf Society recently held its final major of the 2017 season with the Match Play Championship, which was contested at the Fox Hopyard Golf Course in East Haddam. Branford’s...

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Sports • Published Nov. 16, 2017 01:53 p.m.

Branford Field Hockey Loses in Class M Semis; Karosas Makes All-State in the Backstroke for 3rd-Straight Year

Field HockeyThe Branford field hockey team saw its exceptional 2017 season come to a finish in the Class M State Tournament semifinals as the Hornets took a 2-1 loss...

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