Champions were crowned. Records were set. Milestones were reached. The following takes a look back at some of the sports stories locals were talking about in 2011.
The Plainville High School baseball team has found its man.
Lou Mandeville, a veteran coach and well-known figure in town, has been handed the reins of the program.
Mandeville's predecessor, Bob Freimuth, stepped down recently after 27 years on the job.
The schedule-makers certainly didn’t give the Plainville High School boys basketball team much time to shake off any lingering rust.
The new-look Blue Devils locked up with a pair of tough squads, on the road, right out of the gate this season – Farmington and Masuk-Monroe – and came up short in both outings.
The following takes a look at the Plainville High School varsity sports teams competing this winter: