Cody Heselton remembers being maybe 10 years old and playing in a Little League All-Star game against a rival town, and taking a fastball off the kneecap that forced him out of the game. Harry Roy’s first memory goes further back, to the time when he turned a double play in a T-Ball game.  There […]


Nov 12, 2023 They had played Woodstock Academy twice during the regular season, and twice PSA’s Elite soccer team came out on the wrong end of the result. But by the end of Sunday’s GESP Conference Tournament championship game, those games didn’t matter. PSA’s Elite team won the third and final meeting at Woodstock Academy […]


The Road to the Final Four goes through Putnam. Thanks to some magical runs and some dominating performances, Putnam Science Academy will be well-represented at the NCAA men’s Final Four this weekend, as FOUR former Mustangs are on teams that have advanced to the season’s final weekends. UConn’s Hassan Diarra (Class of 2020), Florida Atlantic’s […]

Mouhamed Dioubate’s dream season!!

You may have had a good week, and if so, Mouhamed Dioubate is happy for you. But nevertheless, he’ll see your good week and raise you his. The Putnam Science Academy post grad basketball player had arguably the best week in PSA history, one that left a lot of people, including Dioubate himself, shaking their […]

Men’s Prep wins the National Prep Championship

WORCESTER, Mass. – Mouhamed Dioubate had 14 points, seven rebounds, three assists, and three blocks Friday night, while Baye Ndongo made two free throws with 0.3 seconds and Putnam Science Academy won its second straight National Prep basketball championship by beating Sunrise Christian Academy 80-76 on March 10. It is PSA’s fourth national title overall, […]

Men’s Prep wins back to back Power 5 Championships!

SPRINGFIELD, MASS: The motto at this point in the basketball season is always “survive and advance.” Don’t apologize for any wins, don’t focus on too many negatives in a win. Just survive and advance. Putnam Science Academy’s Men’s Prep team did just that March 5, winning the Power 5 Conference Tournament with an 80-73 victory […]

Men’s Elite takes home Power 5 Championship for the first time!

SPRINGFIELD, MASS: You can’t assume it’s going to happen. You can’t expect it’s going to happen. You can’t hope it’s going to happen. Those were the words PSA Boys Elite coach John Cavaliere colorfully spoke to his team at halftime of the Power 5 AA Conference Tournament final on March 5. He had just watched […]

15 PSA Alum dancing in March Madness

Fresh off a fourth national prep championship, Putnam Science Academy is set to watch 15 former players vie for an NCAA championship. The names kept popping up Sunday as the men’s and women’s NCAA Tournament fields were announced – 14 teams featuring 15 past Mustangs in all. Jose Perez’s West Virginia Mountaineers kick off the […]

Darryl Simmons the new All-Time 3-Point leader

NEW BRITAIN – Darryl Simmons became the school’s all-time leader in 3-pointers made Tuesday night when he drained one from the left wing roughly midway through the first half of the Mustangs’ 104-52 win over We Believe Academy. “I’m leaving a mark until I leave here,” said Simmons, who also has a good chance to […]

Esports wins their 1st CIAC State Championship

Ibo Rivera’s phone kept going off because Gavin Lo Vasco kept texting. “It was like 3 o’clock in the morning,” Asst. Coach Rivera said. “Gavin’s out in California and he was just flying questions out at me… I think we stopped talking around 4:30.” But it was that conversation that really took Putnam Science Academy’s […]