Girls basketball: East Haven runs past Foran Lions

WALLINGFORD — Top-seeded East Haven opened up its Southern Connecticut Conference quarterfinal contest with Foran High on a 10-0 run and never looked back in a Saturday-morning matchup at Sheehan High. After extending that margin to 20-2 midway through the opening frame, and 30-8 after one quarter, the Yellowjackets coasted to a 74-38 triumph over the ninth-seeded Lions to punch their … read more

Boys basketball: West Haven ends Law’s unbeaten start

Jonathan Law’s unbeaten start to the season was halted on Friday night by West Haven in a Southern Connecticut Conference slugfest. The Blue Devils seized control of the game early on, then fought off a furious Lawmen rally to secure a 62-59 win at the James J. Richetelli Sr. Gymnasium. It was a rugged affair that saw the teams combine … read more

Boys basketball: Jonathan Law remains unbeaten

Jonathan Law’s flawless start to season continued on Friday night when crosstown rival Foran traveled to Richetelli Gymnasium in a Southern Connecticut Conference grudge match. The cagey Lions hung tough, but in the end the surging Lawmen had too many answers in posting a 69-55 victory to move to 10-0. Law reeled off a 17-7 run to close out the … read more

Girls basketball: Foran High defeats Lauralton Hall

Foran High achieved two of its preseason goals in one fell swoop on Wednesday when it traveled downtown to square off with Lauralton Hall in a Southern Connecticut Conference matchup. Coach Bob Asmussen’s unbeaten Lions overcame a sluggish start to pin a 50-38 defeat on the host Crusaders, and with the victory, qualified for both the league and state tournaments … read more