Monthly Archive for April, 2012

: April, 2012

Balls and Strikes: New Canaan hands Norwalk first conference loss

New Canaan’s 2-1 win over Norwalk on Monday afternoon wasn’t exactly the sharpest game you’ll see this season. The difference was a two-out double in the fourth inning by New Canaan first baseman

Newest state softball poll released

The latest Connecticut high school softball poll, compiled by the New Haven Register is out. Not much has changed, the Top 10 remains intact from a week ago, with Seymour continuing to hold its place

St. Joseph belts Staples

The St. Joseph softball team belted 20 hits in its 16-4 win at Staples. Jenn Vazquez led St. Joseph’s offense with three hits, including a double. Amy Chacho may only be a freshman, but showed she can

Bethel knocks off Brookfield in unexpected slugfest

Some thoughts from Kasack Field in Bethel, where the upstart Wildcats edged reigning SWC champion Brookfield 9-8 Wednesday afternoon to serve the Bobcats with their first loss: A senior versus senior

Darien defeats Staples via mercy rule in four and a half innings

Darien rode a 12-run second inning outburst to a 12-0 win over Staples in four and a half innings. The win was Darien’s fifth straight which improved its record to 8-2 while Staples dropped to 4-6

Softball tripleheader May 12 at DeLuca Field

St. Joseph softball coach Jeff Babineau has organized a tripleheader on May 12 at DeLuca Field in Stratford, featuring three rivalry games in order to raise money for the Erin Babineau Memorial Fund.

St. Joseph’s bats break out

Howdy, Cardillo checking in here after St. Joseph’s 13-0 five-inning win over previously unbeaten Danbury Wednesday afternoon. Pretty sure the Cadets’ 12-run third inning is finally over. In my years

Stonington pitcher strikes out 21 in perfect game

Stonington pitcher Andrea Chiaradio did something on Saturday that brought back memories of former Masuk pitcher/legend Rachele Fico. In a 3-0 win over Norwich Free Academy she struck out all 21

Weekly softball poll released

The weekly New Haven Register state softball poll is out and Seymour cemented it’s place atop the list. Fellow undefeated teams Brookfield and Maloney moved up a few places, while Foran and Masuk fell

Balls and Strikes: Norwalk outlasts Ludlowe in 13

Finally, in the top of the 13th inning, Norwalk left field Kerry McCabe singled with two outs to lift the Bears to a 5-4 win over Fairfield Ludlowe on Friday afternoon at Sturges Park. *Both Norwalk