Connor Martin scored five goals, including two in an early third-quarter run, as Joel Barlow High pulled away to defeat New Fairfield 14-9 in a boys lacrosse game April 14 in Redding. CPTV Sports was there and will show the broadcast premiere Friday April 17 at 7:30 p.m.
The score was tied at the half before Barlow (1-1) scored the first three goals of the second half, including two by Martin.
Tristan Green, Harry Wilson and Darian Cook all scored twice for Barlow, which outscored the Rebels 10-5 in the second half. Greg Fracassini had six saves for Barlow.
Steve Conrad scored thee goals and Matt Carlucci and Ryan Lewis had two apiece for New Fairfield (1-2, which got eight saves from Christian Benzing.
Read the game story from The Redding Pilot’s Rocco Valluzzo here.
Torrington scored six runs in the second inning and went on to defeat Holy Cross-Waterbury 12-8 in an NVL baseball game April 13 in Torrington. CPTV Sports was there and will show the broadcast premiere Tuesday April 14 at 7:30 p.m., after a new edition of Beyond The Beat.
Ben Bonvinci had two doubles and three RBI and Dom Sabia was 2-for-3 with an RBI for Torrington (2-0). Winning pitcher Nathan Manchester had three hits and scored twice.
Mike Gugliotti had a single, a double, a run and an RBI for Holy Cross (2-1).
Noah Yokoi had two RBI, the second on a tie-breaking double in the fifth, to lead Staples High to a 5-4 baseball victory over Newtown in the season opener for both teams April 8 in Westport. CPTV Sports was there and will show the broadcast premiere Saturday April 11 at 7:30pm.
Newtown scored all its runs in the first, which included RBI singles by Julian Dunn and Nicholas Lotrecciano. Staples scored twice in the first and second to tie it, the fourth run scoring on Yokoi’s single.
Ian Burns struck out two in the ninth to get the save for the Staples.