Meriden’s Burt sets SCSU track record
NEW HAVEN — Briana Burt made it 2-for-2 to start the indoor track season for Southern Connecticut State.
The senior from Meriden was named the Northeast-10 Conference Track Athlete of the Week for the second consecutive week after winning the 60-meter hurdles in record time at the Yale Season Opener.
Burt’s time of 8.62 seconds set a new SCSU record. It’s also the fastest 60-meter hurdles time so far this season in all of Division II.Wallingford’s Spina All-New England
WORCESTER, Mass. – Wallingford native Ania Spina, a junior on the Assumption College women's soccer team, has been named Division II All-New England.
Spina was selected to the First Team chosen by the New England Women's Intercollegiate Soccer Association.
The Sheehan grad led the Northeast-10 Conference with seven assists and finished second on the team with 13 points. She had three goals, including one in the Northeast-10 semifinals, where the Greyhounds ultimately fell on penalty kicks.Cheshire youth wrestling signups
CHESHIRE — Enrollment for the new Cheshire Youth Wrestling program for children in grades K-8 will be held during a season kickoff and information meeting at the Cheshire High School cafeteria this Friday from 5-6:30 p.m.
The session will be administered by new Cheshire High head coach Bill Lee.
Instruction is geared toward all skill levels. It includes two practice sessions a week from Jan. 2 through early March. Participation in weekend tournaments is optional. Schedules will be distributed at the meeting.
Prospective wrestlers need to have a current sports physical examination and a valid USA Wrestling card. Information about joining USA Wrestling can be found at usawmembership.com.
Each participant must also have wrestling headgear and shoes.
The cost of the CYW program is $130 for Cheshire residents and $140 for non-residents. It includes Cheshire Parks and Recreation fees. Sibling discounts are available. The cost of tournament participation is not included.
For more information, contact Lee at email@example.com.