Co-founder and Head Writer
Rick Wilson, Co-Founder & Head Writer
Few people bring as much experience to the sports pages than Rick Wilson. For three decades Rick has covered area sports through affiliations with the Waterbury Republican American, Torrington Register Citizen, Litchfield Country Times and Thomaston Express.
While strongly associated with high school and recreation venues, he has also covered UConn men’s and women’s basketball the Pilot Pen Tennis Tournament and the Boston Celtics during their apperances in the Hartford Civic Center. Rick’s work has also been featured in Pub Links Golf Magazine.
During his career Rick has been honored by the Associated Press, New England Press Association, Society for Professional Journalists, the Naugautck Valley League and Western Connecticut Soccer Officials Assoication.
Stories by Rick Wilson
THOMASTON – The name will always be emblazoned on the 1,000-point banner in the corner of the Thomaston High gym, a permanent testament to talent.
WINSTED – The winningest coach in Connecticut high school girls basketball history. It is an honor and accomplishment claimed by only one person and he
THOMASTON – The big picture inevitably and understandably tends to lose focus in the emotion of the moment. Particularly when state championships are on the
C THOMASTON – There have been no stumbles, no slips, no bad days. Every step has been climbed; every moment has been seized in a
THOMASTON – They ran that day. Fast. Faster than anybody else. They ran right through the finish line at Berlin’s Timberlin Golf Course into the