Monday, April 19, 2021

Killingworth Sports

Sports • Published April 19, 2021 04:11 a.m.

H-K Softball Goes to 3-0 with a Pair of Wins; Baseball Squad Also Notches Two Victories

SoftballThe Haddam-Killingworth softball squad improved to 3-0 by winning both of its matchups last week. The Cougars claimed an 11-4 win versus North Branford and a 15-5...

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Sports • Published April 11, 2021 08:33 p.m.

H-K Softball Earns Win Versus Cromwell in Opener; Tennis Teams Take Defeats

SoftballThe Haddam-Killingworth softball team kicked off its season by earning a win versus Cromwell last week. On April 10, the Cougars hosted Cromwell and edged out the...

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Sports • Published April 11, 2021 01:50 p.m.

H-K Returns to the Field with 4-2 Win Versus Cromwell

After seeing the 2020 season get canceled as a result of COVID-19, Mark Brookes is excited to begin his 45th year as head coach of the Haddam-Killingworth baseball team in 2021. Coach...

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Sports • Published April 04, 2021 04:17 p.m.

Cougars Played Their Best Down the Stretch

Even though the Haddam- Killingworth boys’ basketball team lost three of its first four games this year, Head Coach Jim Abbott knew that the Cougars had what it took to bounce back from...

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Sports • Published March 28, 2021 05:26 p.m.

H-K Boys’ Hoops Loses in Shoreline Quarters; Girls’ Hoops Withdraws from Tournament

Boys’ BasketballThe Haddam-Killingworth boys’ basketball team took a loss versus Cromwell in the quarterfinals of the Shoreline Conference Tournament last...

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Sports • Published March 28, 2021 05:14 p.m.

H-K/Morgan/Hale-Ray Co-op Wins Shoreline Gymnastics Title

The Haddam-Killingworth/Morgan/Hale-Ray (H-K/M/H-R) co-op gymnastics team brought home the gold when it competed at the Shoreline Conference Championship last week. In a three-team competition,...

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Sports • Published March 21, 2021 11:51 p.m.

H-K Boys’ Hoops Wins Shoreline Opener; Girls Finish Regular Season Strong

Boys’ BasketballThe Haddam-Killingworth boys’ basketball team finished its regular season by splitting its last two games, after which the Cougars earned a...

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Sports • Published March 15, 2021 03:57 a.m.

H-K’s Basketball Teams Earn Wins Versus Westbrook

Girls’ BasketballThe H-K girls’ basketball team earned its second win of the year by defeating Westbrook last week. The Cougars also took a close loss to...

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Sports • Published March 14, 2021 02:04 p.m.

CIAC Announces Spring Sports Plan, Potential Summer Series for Football and Wrestling

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) held a Board of Control meeting on March 10 and subsequently made a couple of announcements that will affect how the high school sports...

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Sports • Published March 07, 2021 07:52 p.m.

H-K Boys’ Hoops Notches Two Wins; Girls Get First Victory

Boys’ BasketballThe Haddam-Killingworth boys’ basketball team leveled its record at 4-4 after winning both games on last week’s schedule. The Cougars...

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Sports • Published March 07, 2021 04:47 p.m.

H-K Co-op Swim Squad Showing Spirit in the Water

The Haddam-Killingworth/Morgan/Valley Regional (H-K/M/VR) boys' swimming team only features seven athletes on its roster this season, but those seven swimmers are packing quite a mighty punch for...

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Sports • Published March 01, 2021 04:24 p.m.

H-K Boys’ Hoops Earns Win Versus East Hampton

Boys’ BasketballThe H-K boys’ basketball team played three games last week and came away with one victory to move to 2-4 on the winter season. The Cougars...

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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 a.m.

Boys’ Hoops Gets Win Over North Branford as H-K Begins Winter Campaign

Boys’ BasketballThe Haddam-Killingworth boys’ basketball team started up its 2021 campaign by gaining a split of its first two contests. The Cougars lost to...

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Sports • Published Feb. 01, 2021 03:42 a.m.

Cougars Look to Keep Climbing Up Their Conference

After losing 8 of its first 11 games last year, the Haddam- Killingworth boys’ basketball team stormed back to earn berths in both the Shoreline Conference Tournament and Division V State...

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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 Jan. 02, 2021 02:43 p.m.

H-K Boys’ Soccer Flipped the Script on the Pitch

One of the most interesting local stories of 2020 came from Haddam- Killingworth High School, where the H-K boys’ soccer squad staked its claim to the Shoreline Conference title—just ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 28, 2020 12:59 a.m.

2020 Killingworth Sports Year in Review

It was a big year for Killingworth sports in 2020 with several Haddam-Killingworth squads taking home some hardware. The boys’ indoor track team defended its Shoreline title during the...

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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. 24, 2020 08:56 p.m.

Bodak Paces Her Way to Great Career

Meara Bodak will always remember all of those early morning bus rides that she took with her teammates as a member of the Haddam-Killingworth girls’ cross country squad. Meara will also...

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Sports • Published Dec. 14, 2020 02:47 a.m.

Cougars Were the Class of Their Conference This Fall

The Haddam-Killingworth girls’ volleyball squad wasn’t able to compete on its home floor as the team played its way through the COVID-19 pandemic this fall. However, the Cougars were ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 10, 2020 12:56 p.m.

Commerford Makes Huge Contributions to Cougars’ Resurgence

The Haddam-Killingworth girls’ soccer team enjoyed another memorable season by winning its second-straight Shoreline Conference championship in 2020. One of the primary seasons behind the...

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Sports • Published Nov. 29, 2020 04:56 p.m.

Luther Twins Dedicated to Athletic and Academic Excellence

Ryan Luther and Sam Luther have been playing sports together for most of their lives. In their junior year of high school, the twin brothers decided to give football a shot at Haddam-Killingworth...

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