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Rossomando passes on signing with Reds; to play at UConn

Ronnie Rossomando will soon call Storrs home. The Bunnell High right-hander, whom the Reds selected in the 28th round of the First-Year Player Draft last month, will play at UConn after bypassing the
Bunnell pitcher Ronnie Rossomando.

Locals make 2014-15 ALL-USA Connecticut Baseball Team

The USA TODAY announced the 2015 All-USA Connecticut Baseball Team with several area players making the cut. You can see the entire Connecticut team here. Some of the local flavor includes: Coach of
Staples and Amity will have a rematch of the Class LL finals in the challenge.

FCIAC-SCC announce 2016 baseball challenge

The FCIAC and SCC have finalized plans for a baseball challenge for spring 2016. The games will be held April 8 and 9 with the hopes of having several double or triple headers at bigger venues like

Bunnell falls short in pursuit of first state title

Bunnell had hoped to end its state title drought, but thanks to East Lyme, the wait will be a bit longer. The Bulldogs saw their year come to an end with a 5-4 loss to the 13th-seeded Vikings in
The Cincinnati Reds made Bunnell pitcher Ronnie Rossomando, middle, their 28th-round draft pick (File Photo).

Day 3 of MLB Draft: Bunnell’s Rossomando drafted by Reds

The wait is over for Ronnie Rossomando. The Cincinnati Reds drafted the Bunnell High pitcher Wednesday in the 28th round (835th overall) of Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Draft.
Randy Polonia

All-FCIAC first team breakdown

FCIAC Player of the Year Randy Polonia, Trinity Catholic – Pitcher/Shortstop Polonia was 11-0 on the mound this season, hit well despite being pitched around often and played a stellar shortstop. He

Day 2 of MLB Draft: Former Newtown High star selected

Day Two of the Major League Baseball Draft (Rounds 3-10) got underway Tuesday with a few players with local ties hoping to be selected. But, as far as most were concerned, it ended up being a

Amity keeps hitting in LL semifinal rout of Shelton

Amity remained hot at the plate, exploding for 16 hits — including home runs by Devin Belenski and the Winkel brothers, Chris and Pat — in a 17-1 rout of Shelton in Friday’s Class LL quarterfinal. “We
Masuk junior right-hander Cameron Kovachik made a verbal committment to play at Duke (File Photo).

Masuk’s Kovachik commits to Duke

One of the best pitchers in Connecticut will soon call Durham, N.C., home. Junior right-hander Cameron Kovachik, who pitched Masuk to its first SWC title in six years, verbally committed to play at

Cowell preserves Shelton’s LL second-round win

With the tying run on second base in the seventh inning, Shelton coach Scott Gura turned to his best pitcher, Mike Cowell, to preserve the Gaels’ 1-0 Class LL win over Newtown Thursday. Cowell — who