Softball: Foran Defeats Amity in Woodbridge

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May 212015

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The Lady Spartans found it hard to shine during Wednesday night’s game against the Foran Lions in Woodbridge.

The Foran managed to keep Amity at bay for the first 6 innings while racking up 3 runs of their own.

In the seventh inning Amity came alive and scored 4 runs, and Foran added 3 more to win 6-4.

In this challenging SCC interdivison game Amity’s Morgan Perry had 2 RBIs, Amanda Rieser and Alessandra Gusmano each had 1 RBI, Katie Koshes and Dani Nordyk both hit doubles.

Foran’s Natalia Hart and Alex Ives each hit home runs and had 2 RBIs; Hannah DeSousa hit a double and had an RBI; Dani Kemp also had an RBI.

Ashely Mendillo was the game’s winning pitcher for Foran and Morgan Perry pitched for Amity.

Records: Foran 11-8; Amity 14-5.

The Lady Spartans go up against East Haven tonight at Old Tavern Park.


May 162014

girls tennis• Today’s Freshman boys Lacrosse game vs Notre Dame, West Haven will now take place in West Haven.

• Today’s Golf Practice  has been cancelled.

• The Boys Tennis match vs Cheshire will take place on Sunday, May 18 at 1 p.m. in Cheshire.

• Today’s Girls Tennis Match vs Daniel Hand has been postponed until Wednesday, May 21.

• The Varsity Softball game against East Haven has been changed to Sunday, May 18 at 4 p.m.

• The JV Softball game vs East Haven has been cancelled.

Orange Little League Opening Day — Where Tomorrow’s Stars Are Born

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May 052013

IMG_0995Last weekend boys and girls of all ages gathered at Old Tavern Park for Orange Little League opening day.

From Tee-ballers to teens, they couldn’t wait to try on their clean new uniforms and play ball.

The Softball Team already was looking strong with seamless team play and hard hitting batters. Could we be seeing another team going to the nationals or world series? You never know.

Come down to Old Tavern Park any weekend and cheer on the baseball and softball superstars of the future.

Orange Little League is the training ground for great ball players. Today a Tee Ball clinic will take place at noon.

We with all the teams the best of luck for the entire season. Don’t forget to have fun.

Looking Forward to Another Great Week In Sports

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Apr 072013

IMG_1437Here is the Amity Varsity Sports Schedule for this week.

Monday, April 8

Baseball vs Hand at Amity 3:45 p.m.
Boys Lacrosse vs Hand in Madison 7 p.m.
Boys Volleyball vs Oxford at Oxford 3:30 p.m
Softball vs Branford in Branford 4 p.m.
Girls Lacrosse vs Warde in Fairfield 4 p.m.

Tuesday, April 9

Girls Lacrosse vs Cheshire at Amity 4 p.m.
Boys Volleyball vs Barlow at Barlow 5:15 p.m.
Softball vs Shelton at Amity 3:45 p.m.

Wednesday, April 10

Baseball vs Sheehan at Amity 3:45 p.m.

Thursday, April 11

Softball vs Lyman Hall at Lyman 3:34 p.m.
Boys Lacrosse vs Cheshire at Amity 4 p.m.

Friday, April 12

Baseball vs Lyman at Lyman 3:34 p.m.
Volleyball vs Cheshire at Amity 5 p.m.
Girls Lacrosse vs Hamden at Hamden 5 p.m.

Saturday, April 13

Boys Tennis vs Weston at Amity 4 p.m.
Boys Lacrosse vs Brookfield at Amity 10:30 a.m.
Girls Lacrosse vs Trumbull at Trumbull 12 p.m.

Amity Spring Sports Teams Begin Season Play This Week

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Mar 312013

Amity Softball from 2011-12 season

Amity Softball from 2011-12 season

Spring Sports have begun, support Amity’s athletes at these events.

Following is the Varsity Sports Schedule for April 1-6:

Monday, April 1

Baseball vs Ansonia (away) Nolan Field Ansonia 3:30 p.m.
Girls Lacrosse vs North Branford (away) North Branford HS 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 2

Boys Tennis vs Hopkins School (home) Amity High School 4:30 p.m.
Girls Tennis vs Hopkins School (away) Hopkins 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 3

Boys Golf vs Daniel Hand (away) Madison Country Club 3:00 p.m.

Amity Lacrosse from 2011-12 season

Amity Lacrosse from 2011-12 season

Boys Lacrosse vs Notre Dame- West Haven (away) Veteran’s Stadium 4:00 p.m.
Boys outdoor track vs Cheshire (away) cheshire High Main Game Field 3:45 p.m.
Girls Tennis vs North Haven (home) Amity High School 3:45 p.m.
Boys Tennis vs Cheshire (away) Cheshire High School Tennis Courts 4:00 p.m.
Boys Volleyball vs Masuk (home) Amity High School 5:15 p.m.

Thursday, April 4

Baseball vs Guilford (home) John Janenda Field at Amity 3:45 p.m.
Boys Golf vs Sheehan (home) Country Club of Woodbridge 3 p.m.
Girls Outdoor Track vs Sheehan (away) Sheehan HS Riccitelli Field 3:45 p.m.
Softball vs East Haven (away) East Haven HS 3:45 p.m.

Friday, April 5

Boys Lacrosse vs Branford (home) Amity field 3 at 4:00 p.m.
Boys Tennis vs Fairfield Prep (home) Amity High 3:45 p.m.
Boys Volleyball vs Darien (home) Amity High 5:30 p.m.
Girls Tennis vs Foran (away) Fowler Field Tennis Courts 3:45 p.m.

Saturday, April 6

Baseball vs West Haven (away) Whitey Piurek Field 12:00 p.m.
Boys Outdoor Track Shoreline Freshman Invitational (away) Hand HS 9 a.m.
Girls Lacrosse vs Shelton (home) Amity High School Field 3 10:30 a.m.
Softball vs Hamden (home) Amity High School 10:30 a.m.

Local Girls’ Softball Team Out of World Series Competition

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Aug 182012

The District 4 Junior League Softball Team includes five girls from Orange.

They battled hard, and played well for a couple of games, but the West Haven “East” All Star Little League Softball team is out of the picture for the World Series championship competition.

We are proud of all the girls on the team, especially the Orange members,Teresa, Jillian, Addison, Katie and Janaya for a job well done.

Connecticut District 4
Milford/Orange/West Haven
Aubrey Bepko Amanda Leone
Alexa Dawid Teresa Marchitto*
Amy Chacho Ashley Mendillo
Jillian DeMaio* Addison Robbins*
Natalia Hart Kial Watts
Danielle Kemp Madison Watts
Katie Koshes* Janaya Young*
Managed by
Jocelyn Chang
Coached by:
Steven LaForte
Fallon Bevino

Jun 022012

The Lady Spartans won their quarter final CIAC Championship game against Darien 4-2 on Darien’s home field June 1.

Jacqui Ferraioli drove in Emily Fox to lead the Spartans past Darien. Corina Zdrowski was the other notable player with an RBI and two hits for Amity, which scored three times in the seventh inning (according to the New Haven Register)

The girls’ greatest challenge yet will be on Monday, when they go up against the number 2 seeded Westhill, time and location to be announced.

So far Westhill has been slaughtering their opponents on their home field in Stamford.

On May 29 they beat Fairfield Warde 12-2

On May 30, they defeated Naugatuck 6-1

On June 1 they showed no mercy to Mercy with a final score of 9-1

And on Monday, June 4, they will take on Amity — the time and site to be announced.

Amity’s record so far

In the first round, Amity defeated Newton 8-1 on May 29 at Amity

In the second round, Amity defeated New Milford 9-3 on May 30 at Amity

The Spartans defeated Darien 4-2 in the quarter final on June 1 at Darien

The semi final is on Monday, June 4, when they go up against Westhill, time and place to be announced

The winner of Monday’s game goes on to the final on June 8 or 9.

Amity is number 6.