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East Haven Sports Person Of The Week

Person of the Week • Published Mar 26, 2024 11 am

EH’s Francois Finding National-Level Success and Notoriety with Southern Track

Most recently, the East Haven track program saw one of its alumni in the field leap quite high in her collegiate career. Her efforts landed her the opportunity of a lifet...
Person of the Week • Published Mar 19, 2024 11 am

Fletcher Flexed Hard on the Mat as Decorated East Haven Wrestler

The workhorse mentality that comes with wrestling is what drew Jack Fletcher to the mat. And with his dedication and persistence 365 days a year, he has established himse...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 27, 2024 11 am

Savo Garners Focus and Composure as Captain for EH Hockey

On the ice, it takes a leader to be cool, calm, and composed, while moving swiftly and smartly with each maneuver. Michael Savo toes that fine line of balance with great ...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 06, 2024 11 am

Chapman Clamps Down on Defense for East Haven Boys’ Hoops

Anyone can be a prolific scorer on the basketball court. Yet Jason Chapman is the ultimate gamer and strives for excellence–knowing it takes proficiency on the other end ...
Person of the Week • Published Jan 09, 2024 11 am

Defilio Digs Deep, Drives Through as Fantastic Forward for EH Boys’ Hockey

Lorenzo Defilio is a great advocate of the communal concept of a hockey squad, along with the satisfying feeling of winning–two things he is experiencing a great wealth o...
Person of the Week • Published Dec 13, 2023 02 pm

D’Amato Proved Durable on the Ground as All-SCC Running Back for East Haven

The game of football can display a great deal of guts, glory, and determination on the gridiron, from the naked eye of a casual observer. That was the exact initial impre...
Person of the Week • Published Nov 21, 2023 02 pm

Reynolds Racking Up Link Accolades for Emmanuel College

It all started as simply a senior year spring fling, but the sport of golf began a long and productive relationship with Ian Reynolds–paving the way for great prominence ...
Person of the Week • Published Oct 18, 2023 06 am

Brown Brings Can-Do Attitude as Defensive Leader for East Haven Girls’ Soccer

On the field at defense, Natalie Brown serves as the heart of the transportation for the pieces of the East Haven girls’ soccer team on the pitch. Away from the field, sh...
Person of the Week • Published Oct 03, 2023 12 pm

Dombrowski Dons Dedication as New Captain, QB for Easties’ Football

Camaraderie among friends has always motivated Alex Dombrowski to keep pounding on the gridiron, and it is that family affair that has pushed him to quite a lofty leaders...
Person of the Week • Published Sep 21, 2023 08 am

Brown Brings Intensity, Leadership as Court Captain for Yellowjackets Volleyball

When it comes to craving the court within the confines of the sport of volleyball, Nicole Brown seeks out the moments where the entire unit of the team synchronizes on th...
Person of the Week • Published Jul 13, 2023 08 am

Fowler Forged Synergy as First Team All-SCC Catcher for Easties’ Softball

Gianna Fowler did not take too kindly to her first physical endeavor with regards to sports, though the second time was actually the charm for her as softball has been a ...
Person of the Week • Published Jul 07, 2023 05 am

Korenovsky Captivated On and Off the Court for East Haven Girls’ Tennis

While most high school tennis players would look at three-set marathon matches as grueling endeavors, Melania Korenovsky positions them as opportunities to truly show her...
Person of the Week • Published Jun 27, 2023 12 pm

Vanacore Ready to Help Revitalize Yellowjackets’ Volleyball

When it comes to being part of a program that goes from flying underneath other teams’ radars to seeing the mountain top of team accomplishments, Kelley Vanacore knows al...
Person of the Week • Published Jun 01, 2023 10 am

EH Alum Furino an All-Tourney Team Selection for Eastern

Nathan Furino always brought the heat on the mound for the Yellowjackets, but now the alum has assumed a role of a reliable arm as part of the pitching staff at Eastern C...
Person of the Week • Published May 02, 2023 08 am

Olszewski a Stellar Solo Leader for Yellowjackets Girls’ Tennis

For Izabella Olszewski, the sport of tennis has not only relaxed her mind and body, it has also strengthened her spirit mentally into a constant and persistent positive m...
Person of the Week • Published Apr 27, 2023 08 am

EHHS Alum Heaphy an LEC Player of the Week for ECSU Softball

Following a very fruitful and successful tenure across multiple athletic terrains at East Haven High School (EHHS), Tori Heaphy has not skipped a beat while ascending to ...
Person of the Week • Published Apr 20, 2023 07 am

Canfield Fast on Multiple Tracks as Sprinter, Hurdler, Stock Car Racer

As she burns rubber with her legs, leaps high through the air and over the hurdles on the East Haven High School track, Erica Canfield also leaves her adversaries in the ...
Person of the Week • Published Apr 13, 2023 07 am

From East Haven to Eastern, Salato Continues to Ascend On the Court

Taylor Salato dedicated herself to the court and her club while playing basketball for East Haven High School and, only two years after her departure, she is continuing t...
Person of the Week • Published Apr 04, 2023 06 am

Trufan Was a True, Blue Yellowjacket on the Mat in Short Stay

When compared to his teammates and adversaries on the mats, Elijah Trufan has had quite a truncated career as a high school wrestler. Yet despite the short stint, he has ...
Person of the Week • Published Mar 28, 2023 11 am

D’Albero Draws Determination as Leading Scorer for East Haven Hockey

John D’Albero knows that when fortitude meets good fortune in the sport of hockey, a player can reap the benefits of the two traits colliding for himself and his teammate...
Person of the Week • Published Mar 21, 2023 07 am

Franchi Gave His Max on the Mats for East Haven

For Noah Franchi, he knows that wrestling is not simply a sport, but rather, it is an entire lifestyle. Yet no matter the demands of the mat, he commands the respect of h...
Person of the Week • Published Mar 16, 2023 08 am

Garea a 1st Team All-SCC Stopper for Yellowjackets Hockey

When he was younger, JP (Jon-Paul) Garea was told by his peers that he should be a stopper for anything and everything due to his stature. Years later, he combined his si...
Person of the Week • Published Mar 07, 2023 06 am

Snyder Soared Through Obstacles for East Haven Wrestling

The sport of wrestling can be a very harrowing and humbling journey. For Dylan Snyder, he experienced this firsthand and, like a great grappler, found his way through rou...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 28, 2023 07 am

Murray Considered a Sharp Shooter for East Haven Girls’ Hoops

Out of the five positions possible for her to play on a basketball court, it has ended up advantageous for Kelsey Murray to take on the shooting guard assignment because ...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 22, 2023 08 am

Doheny Dedicated to Wrestling as East Haven Captain

No matter the twists and turns of his high school wrestling career, Chris Doheny has continuously found his way back to the mat, which has led to him pinning down opponen...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 14, 2023 07 am

Perez Dominates as Fantastic Facilitator for East Haven Hoops

The free-flowing nature of basketball really drew Josiah Perez to the game, and kept him in the game since he was a young toddler. The passion for the court has carried o...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 07, 2023 09 am

Kalman Back in Yellowjackets’ Hive as JV Volleyball Coach

Diana Kalman had one of the more decorated careers in the history of the East Haven volleyball program, with memorable moments, key victories, and stunning solo accolades...
Person of the Week • Published Feb 02, 2023 08 am

D’Amato Displays Sharp Shooting Prowess for East Haven Hoops

When speaking about his assignment on the court, Angelo D’Amato loves to roam freely as a guard. That love has enabled him to run free and shoot his shot openly and often...
Person of the Week • Published Jan 26, 2023 08 am

Esposito an Exceptionally Motivated Captain for East Haven Cheerleading

When it comes to the sport of cheerleading, Adriana Esposito relishes in the mental movements within the competition. And she has become a swell tactician, learning sever...
Person of the Week • Published Jan 18, 2023 08 am

Lombardi Loves Cohesion, Court Connections with East Haven Hoops

Camaraderie through competition within the sporting world can be a great source of success. That adage rings true for Rocco Lombardi, as he has developed many court colle...
Person of the Week • Published Jan 13, 2023 10 am

Mendez Made 1st Team All-SCC as a Motivated, Confident Captain

Playing soccer for nearly a decade and a half, Gianna Mendez never stops to improve upon herself from the previous play, game, or season. That was certainly evident as sh...
Person of the Week • Published Jan 07, 2023 12 pm

Rodriguez En Route to Becoming a Great Wideout for Yellowjackets

Whether it is pushing himself to his physical limits on the field or weight room, or while stretching his mental capacity in eyeing cornerbacks’ tendencies or mastering n...
Person of the Week • Published Dec 28, 2022 08 am

Avena Ascends as Good Player and Leader for Easties Volleyball

For Ava Avena, volleyball was the furthest thing on her radar during her athletic beginnings. But now, she has gone from equestrian to setting as a very key component to ...
Person of the Week • Published Dec 20, 2022 02 pm

Gaetano Helped Galvanize Family Affair as Easties’ Soccer Captain

For Gabby Gaetano, the communal aspect of being on a sports team has always been at the crux of her passion for athletics. She helped make that evident by being a captain...
Person of the Week • Published Dec 14, 2022 09 am

Gladwin Grateful to Be Back and Strong Mentor as East Haven Hoops’ JV Coach

Throughout her playing tenure in town, Miranda Gladwin developed into a consummate teammate, leader, and professional. Now, she is utilizing the tools she garnered from t...
Person of the Week • Published Dec 07, 2022 09 am

Ragaini Ready to Lead Easties as Senior Cheer Captain

Taya Ragaini made a shift in her athletic endeavors upon entering middle school, and it was a match made on the mat, as she has seen her cheerleading career blossom into ...
Person of the Week • Published Nov 23, 2022 12 pm

Salato Leads From Both Sides of the Ball for East Haven Football

Dominic Salato cherishes every time he walks onto a football field. Win or lose, he is passionate about the sport and his teammates. This year, he is a senior captain and...
Person of the Week • Published Nov 10, 2022 12 pm

SanGiovanni Set the Table for Yellowjackets as Court Captain

After growing up playing both softball and volleyball, Nicole SanGiovanni wanted to carve out her own athletic identity and traded in balls and strikes for kills and spik...
Person of the Week • Published Oct 05, 2022 10 am

Crisci Happy to be Back on the Field with the Easties

Julia Crisci didn’t intend on returning to the East Haven girls’ soccer team this year after sitting out last season. Julia was planning to focus on her schoolwork while ...
Person of the Week • Published Sep 16, 2022 12 pm

Morrison Performs With All His Might on the Gridiron

Mekhi Morrison got his first experience in varsity football as a junior and finished the season as an All-Southern Connecticut Conference honoree. Now back for his senior...
Person of the Week • Published Sep 07, 2022 12 pm

Pilato Thrived on the Ice with the Green Knights

Michael Pilato lives with a no-regrets mentality in all walks of life. The East Haven resident held true to that philosophy by leaving everything he had on the ice for N...
Person of the Week • Published Aug 31, 2022 09 am

Gaudioso Starts Coaching Career on the Volleyball Court

Yellowjackets’ Alum Happy to Coach in Her Hometown
Person of the Week • Published Aug 27, 2022 12 pm

Sortito Looking to Lead the Easties on Defense

Val Sortito has the mentality of “that ball is mine” on every play when she’s playing defense for the East Haven girls’ soccer team. Heading into her senior year, Val wil...
Person of the Week • Published Aug 17, 2022 12 pm

D’Amore Proves a Great Addition to the Easties

Erika D’Amore’s job as a math teacher is what originally brought her to East Haven. However, over the past two years, Erika has been using her experience from playing sof...
Person of the Week • Published Aug 10, 2022 10 am

Gaudioso-Crisafi Honored to Coach at Her Alma Mater

As a softball player, Jenna Gaudioso-Crisafi was tasked with patrolling center field for East Haven and catching any fly ball that came her way. For the past three years,...
Person of the Week • Published Aug 03, 2022 10 am

Loda Comes Home as Easties’ Pitching Coach

Talia Loda was a star pitcher for the East Haven softball team from 2011 to 2014. After going on to play in college, Talia continued her softball career through coaching ...
Person of the Week • Published Jul 27, 2022 12 pm

Tapia Finds a Family on the Tennis Court

When Carole Tapia moved to East Haven in July of 2019, she was introduced to the sport of tennis and quickly realized that she enjoyed being on the court. Carole spent tw...
Person of the Week • Published Jul 22, 2022 12 pm

Brasile’s Dedicated to East Haven on the Diamond

For over two decades, Gary Brasile has been committed to giving back to his hometown as a member of the coaching staff with the East Haven High School baseball team. Gary...
Person of the Week • Published Jul 13, 2022 12 am

Clancy Makes Triumphant Return as a Junior

Autumn Clancy’s sophomore season with the East Haven softball team was cut short due to an injury. However, Autumn made a complete recovery as a junior and became a full-...
Person of the Week • Published Jul 06, 2022 12 am

Gleason Coaches for the Love of the Game

Dan Gleason has served as an assistant coach with the East Haven baseball team for the past 22 years. Throughout the past two decades, Dan has had the opportunity to coac...