Coed softball more than family and friends getting together

The Milford Recreation Softball League boasts 10 teams competing in two divisions. The rules have five women and five men playing the field for each team. It was apparent from the outset when Environmental Design/Bonfire Grille and Kondor Construction/Pit Stop Café met on Friday, however, that the league by-laws must include three directives — family first, socialize afterward and be competitive between the foul lines. “Most of us have … read more

Lauralton’s Abigail Baisley and Kiera Henry compete in hepthathlon

Lauralton Hall senior Abigail Baisley and freshman Kiera Henry both competed in last week’s CIAC Heptathlon.  “It is a two-day event, and girls have to score enough points on day one to make day two,” Crusader track coach Ellis Gill said. “The events on day one consisted of the 100-meter hurdles, the high jump, the shot put and the 200-meter run. Abigail and Kiera each finished better than the top 32 overall which … read more

Class L baseball: Foran falls to top-seeded Berlin Redcoats

BERLIN — “We don’t look at that, not at all,” Berlin High head coach Leo Veleas said about his No. 1 seeded team’s 7-1 victory over No. 24 seed Foran of Milford at SGT. Zipadelli Field in Sage Park on Saturday. “Coach (Frank) Vieira once told me about preparing for another team: “Did they show up? Did they bring their bats and balls.’ … read more