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East Haven Sports

Sports • Published May 09, 2021 11:25 p.m.

Yellowjackets’ Boys’ Tennis Nets Three Victories; Heaphy Gets 100th Hit as Softball Team Sweeps Week

Boys’ TennisThe East Haven boys’ tennis team played a trio of matches last week and won all three of them to improve their record to 6-5 on the year. The...

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Sports • Published May 06, 2021 04:01 p.m.

Roach Making a Great Debut with East Haven Golf

After growing up as a hockey and baseball player, Ethan Roach decided that he wanted to take his shot at playing golf as a junior at East Haven High School this spring. While this is only his...

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Sports • Published May 03, 2021 01:07 a.m.

East Haven’s Track Teams Defeat Career; Baseball Squad Goes into Quarantine

Girls’ Outdoor TrackThe Yellowjackets’ girls’ outdoor track squad hosted Career for its third meet of the season on April 30. East Haven defeated the...

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Sports • Published May 02, 2021 07:18 p.m.

Yellowjackets Pile Up the Runs During Perfect Week

After seeing his team get no-hit by Cheshire for its first loss of the season on April 20, East Haven softball Head Coach Ed Crisafi said that the Yellowjackets entered last week’s action...

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Sports • Published April 26, 2021 12:16 a.m.

Yellowjackets’ Softball Improves to 5-1; Girls’ Track Defeats North Haven

SoftballThe East Haven softball team played three road games last week and won two of them, improving its record to 5-1 on the season. East Haven defeated Lauralton Hall 14-...

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Sports • Published April 25, 2021 09:32 p.m.

Easties Off to Solid Start on the Links

Ricky Narracci was named head coach of the East Haven boys’ golf team last year, but his Yellowjackets were unable to compete after the season was canceled due to COVID-19. Now that the...

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Sports • Published April 22, 2021 11:49 a.m.

Barthel’s a Fixture at the Dish

Two years ago, Magdalena Barthel stormed on the scene by earning All-SCC honors as a freshman catcher with the East Haven softball team. Two years later, Magdalena is back in action for her junior ...

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Sports • Published April 19, 2021 03:05 a.m.

East Haven Softball Posts a Pair of Wins; Boys’ Golf, Girls’ Track Start Off Strong

SoftballThe East Haven softball team played two games last week and came away with two wins to improve to 3-0 in the 2021 season. The Yellowjackets claimed an extra-inning...

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Sports • Published April 18, 2021 10:37 p.m.

East Haven Starts Season with 8-5 Win Over Branford

After seeing the 2020 season get canceled, the East Haven baseball team entered the 2021 campaign with just one player who had any varsity experience on its roster. With a young club on the field, ...

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Sports • Published April 12, 2021 01:45 a.m.

East Haven Girls’ Tennis Begins with a Win; Co-op Lacrosse Squad Drops Opener

Girls’ TennisThe East Haven girls’ tennis team kicked off its spring season by playing a home match against West Haven last week. On April 10, the...

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Sports • Published April 11, 2021 08:04 p.m.

Easties Ready to Shine on the Diamond This Spring

For the first time in two years, the athletes on the East Haven softball team were able to put on the blue and gold and hit the diamond for some high school competition last week. Entering his...

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Sports • Published April 08, 2021 12:45 p.m.

Reynolds Makes His Mark While Following in Family Footsteps

Ian Reynolds grew up in a basketball household and, when it was his turn to hit the court, he took the ball and ran with it. Ian went on to have a solid career for the East Haven boys’...

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Sports • Published April 04, 2021 07:05 p.m.

Easties Displayed Great Resilience All Winter

The East Haven girls’ basketball team had to wait a couple of months to begin its season and then had to sit out a few weeks due to a quarantine at the end of its campaign. Through all of...

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Sports • Published March 28, 2021 09:46 p.m.

East Haven Loses to Lyman Hall in SCC Division II Final

The East Haven boys’ basketball entered the 2021 season with a senior-laden roster that had aspirations of leading the Yellowjackets the top of the Southern Connecticut Conference. As the...

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Sports • Published March 28, 2021 03:33 p.m.

GNH Warriors Take 2nd Place at SCC Virtual Championship

The Greater New Haven (GNH) Warriors co-op boys' swimming and diving squad finished in second place at the SCC Virtual Championship that took place from March 18 to 26. The Warriors, who feature...

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Sports • Published March 22, 2021 01:23 a.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Advances to Conference Semis; Boys’ Hockey Loses in First Round

Boys’ BasketballThe East Haven boys’ basketball team defeated Branford in its regular-season finale and then claimed a win over Foran in the quarterfinals of...

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Sports • Published March 21, 2021 02:32 p.m.

GNH Warriors Earn Share of Division Title, Butler Takes 3rd Place at SCC Diving Championship

The Greater New Haven (GNH) Warriors co-op boys’ swimming and diving team finished its regular season with a bang by earning a 94-92 victory versus Cheshire in a virtual meet last week. The ...

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Sports • Published March 20, 2021 11:31 p.m.

Easties Return for SCCs, Take Two-Point Loss to Shelton

After being forced to miss the final week of regular-season play due to a team quarantine, the East Haven girls’ basketball squad was able to return to the court just one day before the...

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Sports • Published March 18, 2021 01:15 p.m.

Milano Pins Down Great Career as a Yellowjackets’ Grappler

Between his father, uncle, and numerous cousins, DJ Milano grew up in a family of wrestlers. When it was his turn to compete, DJ wanted to bring an aggressive style to the mat for the East Haven...

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Sports • Published March 15, 2021 12:55 a.m.

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Edges Out Branford; Girls’ Hoops Sees Cancellations Due to Quarantine

Boys’ BasketballThe East Haven boys’ basketball team split a pair of games last week to put its record at 6-4 on the season. The Yellowjackets took a loss to...

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Sports • Published March 14, 2021 07:52 p.m.

East Haven Looking to Return for SCCs Following Quarantine

After playing just four games, the East Haven boys’ co-op hockey team recently found out that the remainder of its regular season has been canceled due to quarantine measures. However, even ...

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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 11, 2021 12:34 p.m.

Conners Making a Great Debut with the Warriors

By the age of three, Brendan Conners was already in the swimming pool. After setting a state record in 2018, Brendan realized how much he loved the sport, and now the East Haven resident is...

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Sports • Published March 08, 2021 10:56 a.m.

East Haven Girls’ Hoops Notches Two Victories; Boys’ Hockey Squad Goes into Quarantine

Girls’ BasketballThe East Haven girls’ basketball team continued its strong play of late by winning both games on last week’s schedule. The...

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Sports • Published March 06, 2021 07:01 p.m.

Yellowjackets Improve to 5-3 with Winning Week

Last year, the East Haven boys’ basketball team only won four games for its entire 20-game season. Now, in the middle of their 11-game 2021 campaign, the Yellowjackets have already...

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