Joe Morelli, The Middletown Press

Joe Morelli

The Middletown Press

Connecticut, United States

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Recent:
  • The Middletown Press
  • The News-Times
  • Stamford Advocate
  • Register Citizen
  • TheHourNews
  • Greenwich Time
  • New Haven Register
Past:
  • CTInsider
  • Connecticut Post

Recent articles by Joe:

GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Basketball Poll (Feb. 6): Ridgefield continues its rapid rise

The Ridgefield has won nine consecutive games since a loss to Staples on Jan. 6,... → Read More

Connecticut boys basketball top performers / games to watch (Feb. 6)

Here are the top boys basketball performances from the past week, along with some games to check out this week. → Read More

Rory McIlroy, world's top-ranked golfer, commits to Travelers Championship

Rory McIlroy is the first golfer to commit to play in the Travekers Championship, which will be held June 22-25 at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell. → Read More

Ridgefield's Steven Hergenrother Connecticut's Gatorade Boys Cross Country Player of Year

Hergenrother, also the GameTimeCT Boys Cross Country MVP, is the first boys cross country from Ridgefield to be honored by Gatorade. → Read More

GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Basketball Poll (Jan. 30): Ridgefield returns, lower poll shuffles as last unbeaten goes down

There are no remaining undefeated teams in the state.Danbury was the final team to go down to defeat for the first time this season, falling to Ridgefield. → Read More

Connecticut boys basketball top performers / games to watch (Jan. 30)

Here are the top boys basketball performances from the past week and some games to get out and go see this week. → Read More

CT boys basketball game ends 4-on-4 after fight leads to several ejections

There were 17 players ejected: three players who were in the game and an additional 14 players combined from both teams who left the bench. → Read More

Connecticut high school boys basketball 2023 midseason report.

The CIAC's top teams, top players, surprise teams and top conferences are profiled at the 2022-23 boys basketball season's midway point. → Read More

GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Basketball Poll (Jan. 23): Bloomfield joins the fray at midseason

There was just one change in this week’s GameTimeCT Top 10 poll as the 2023 regular... → Read More

Connecticut boys basketball top performers / Games to watch (Jan. 23)

Here are the top boys basketball performances from the past week and some games to get out and go see this week. → Read More

Basketball officials were not on court when fights started after 2 CT high school games. Here's why

Commissioners for three of the state's largest boards of officials each said once the game is over, officials leave the court immediately. → Read More

After high school basketball fight, New Haven postpones pair of games against Bassick

A fight between the Bassick and Wilbur Cross boys basketball teams occurred in the postgame handshake line Monday night. → Read More

GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Basketball Poll (Jan. 16): Despite losses, top two remain the same

CCC frontrunners East Catholic, NWC, Windsor and SCC's Notre Dame-West Haven remain top 4 in Jan. 16 GameTimeCT top 10 boys basketball poll. → Read More

Connecticut boys basketball top performers / Games to watch (Jan. 16)

Here are the top boys basketball performances from week 5 and some games to get out and go see this week. → Read More

Anthony Parker doing it all for Xavier basketball, hoping to put Falcons into SCC title contention

The 6-foot-2, 208-pound Parker is also averaging 7.9 rebounds, 5.3 assists and 2.8 steals per game for the Falcons in CIAC play. → Read More

Former UConn standout, NBA Hall of Famer Ray Allen coaching son in high school basketball

Ray Allen was the NBA's all-time leader in 3-point shooting for more than a decade before being passed by Steph Curry. → Read More

Staples appoints Jonathan Law athletic director V.J. Sarullo to same position

V.J. Sarullo is in his 17th year as a Connecticut athletic director. He worked as an A.D. at both Sheehan and Notre Dame-Fairfield. → Read More

Monday’s high school roundup: Hamden boys basketball beats Branford

A look around the Connecticut High School sports scene for Monday, Jan. 9, 2023. → Read More

Boys Basketball GameTimeCT Top 10 Poll for Jan 9, 2023

East Catholic is No. 1 and the rest of the top 4 remain the same, parity contributes to a... → Read More

Boys basketball top performers / Games to watch (Jan. 9)

Here are the top boys basketball performances from week 3 and some games to get out and go see this week. → Read More