Junior Brakettes to take the field next summer

The Stratford Brakettes are expanding their program to include an elite 18U junior competitive fastpitch softball team for the 2019 season. “We are not starting this as a showcase team, which has popularized the 18-under softball ranks for nearly two decades,” Brakettes General Manager Bob Baird said. “Rather, we are looking for talented young players who are serious about playing … read more

Brakettes sweep twin bill, host Saints Tuesday

The Stratford Brakettes combined for 29 hits in a doubleheader sweep Sunday over the host Lyons Spirit by scores of 12-4 and 4-1. Gabby Laccona, of Stamford, added her name into the Brakettes record book with a 5-for-5 performance at the plate in the first game. She joins seven other former Brakettes to post a similar outing, the last occurring … read more

Brakettes return home Thursday from Cornfield Classic

The Stratford Brakettes are hoping for good weather this week, as they try to officially begin their home season Thursday night at Frank DeLuca Hall of Fame Field when they take on the Connecticut High School All-Stars in a nine-inning game at 6:30 p.m. Their scheduled opener June 2 was rained out. It is the start of three consecutive nights … read more