Deadlines approaching for several Nutmeg State Games events

Published on Friday, 25 June 2021 18:42
Written by TYLER HETU

@TheTylerHetu

The deadline for several events in the 2021 ShopRite Nutmeg State Games are approaching.

Baseball (13U, 15U and 18U), field hockey (7-on-7), ice hockey, boys lacrosse (10-on-10), roller hockey, soccer, golf, gymnastics and track and field all have registration deadlines that expire Monday, June 28th..

Entries for teams range anywhere from $425 to $1,000 and individual sports feature entry fees ranging from $30 to $100.

To reserve your spot in the games, register online at www.nutmegstategames.org or call the office at 860-788-7041. More information on pricing can also be found there.

For the ShopRite Nutmeg State Games, the state of Connecticut is divided into four regions: North, South, East, and West.  An athlete’s residency determines what region he or she will be grouped into.  The various competitions will be hosted by the City of New Britain and throughout Central Connecticut in over twenty of the state’s top athletics facilities.

Team sports offered in the 2021 ShopRite Nutmeg State Games include baseball, basketball, fast-pitch softball, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, roller hockey and soccer.  All team sport tournaments will be a round robin or pool play format, with a minimum guarantee of three or four games and the top teams will advance to medal round games.

The games also offer a diverse group of individual sports like fencing, figure skating, golf, gymnastics, pickleball, track and field and wrestling.  Individual sport competitions are held over a one or two day period.

The 2021 ShopRite Nutmeg State Games will be a qualifier for The 2022 State Games of America, hosted in Ames and Des Moines, Iowa. The 2022 State Games of America will be held July 27th through the 31st.



Posted in New Britain Herald, General Sports on Friday, 25 June 2021 18:42. Updated: Friday, 25 June 2021 18:44.