| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Donn Cabral of Glastonbury, a recent Princeton graduate, qualified for the London Olympics in the 3,000 meter steeplechase Thursday night at the U.S. Track and Field trials in Eugene, Ore.
Cabral finished second in the race in 8:19.81. Evan Jager won...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:29 PM
— When the finalists for the 3,000-meter steeplechase emerged from under the grandstand at Hayward Field and onto the historic track Thursday at the Olympic trials, Glastonbury's Donn Cabral was hard to miss.
Not because of his flashy shoes or...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Most runners don't move from the United States to Croatia and become Olympic marathoners.
But Lisa Stublic did.
Stublic grew up in Waterbury, ran for Crosby High School and has dual citizenship in Croatia and the U.S. She will be the first female...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Eileen Darlington has a need to win.
Tennis has brought that out in her for years. Marathons are the latest activity getting her competitive juices revved up.
The Bethlehem resident finished her second marathon Monday in the Boston heat.
| Jan 1, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Here are the rare moments from South Dakota sports in 2012 from the State Sports Writers Association:
Jan. 2: Northern State women’s basketball coach Curt Fredrickson earned career win No. 700 — second most in NCAA DII women’s...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 10:18 AM
Not only did Aaron Braun want to win the Manchester Road Race, he came in Thursday with the goal of breaking the 17-year-old course record.
He accomplished his first goal and came very close on the second.
Braun won the 76th annual 4.748-mile...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The Florida High School Athletic Association has finalized contacts with host organizations for 12 of its 15 available state championship events, and Central Florida is well represented. The state football finals will remain at the Florida Citrus Bowl,...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Some of the area’s top talent will be teaming up in college, starting this fall. Northampton’s Eric Hunter, the state gold medalist in the Class 3A pole vault, Central Catholic’s school record-holder in the high jump, Conor Ewell,...
| Oct 5, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Winter Park cross country runner Nick Posada, coming off a career best run at last weekend's Great American Cross Country Festival Race of Champions, is getting a good deal of college attention, according to his coach, Dennis Kozub. Posada, who ran a time...
| May 19, 2010
| 4:34 AM
elcome to another edition of the Varsity High Five, where we will discuss the state baseball tournament, a final thought on Winter Springs softball, the second coming of Jenny Barringer and more. Grab a cup of coffee and let's hop to it. 1. Rooting for...
| Jul 7, 2010
Class LL: Cheshire 28, Staples-Westport 21
Class L: Notre Dame-West Haven 28, Pomperaug-Southbury 21
Class MM: New Canaan 28, East Lyme 0
Class M: Berlin 46, Bethel 6
Class SS: St. Joseph-Trumbull 14, Montville 3
Class S: Hyde-...
| Aug 20, 2010
GLENDALE — This is the first of eight consecutive editions in which the News-Press looks back at the area's 2009-10 seasons, school by school, before looking ahead at the year to come.
The 2009-10 season began with a return to state preeminence in...