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February 27, 2023 - Annual Meeting: The 2023 Annual Members Meeting will be held over Zoom at 7 PM.  Please contact the secretary for the Zoom connection information.
All Executive Committe Officer positions are being voted on this year. Nomination Committee presented it's initial nominations:

  • President - Pietro Cicolini
  • Vice President - Jeannette Galonska
  • Treasurer - Brian Markowitz
  • Secretary - Mina Kang

January 27, 2023 - CJSA Annual Awards Recipients:
  Nominations were submitted by all CJSA clubs in Connecticut for a variety of categories. Congrats to Glastonbury Hartwell's own Michael "Tony" Phipps for receiving the 2022 CJSA Recreation Coach of the Year (Boys Team).






1971 - 2021: 50 YEARS!

Hartwell unveils commemorative logo celebrating 50 years of youth soccer in Glastonbury!  

April 11, 2021 - Annual Meeting update: 

In response to the concerns of the Corona virus / COVID-19, the annual Glastonbury Hartwell Soccer Club meeting will be canceled. The presentation originally drafted to be presented is available at this link:

2021 Annual Report


April 5, 2021 - Update to Return to Play Guidelines: The Club has updated it's return to play guidelines in repsonse to COVID-19. More information is available here:

COVID-19 Guidelines

January 1, 2021 - Tournament update: The 28th Annual Glastonbury Spring Warm-Up Tournament remains scheduled for April 23 through April 25.

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August 4, 2020 - COVID-19 Club Guidelines



June 11, 2020 - COVID-19 update: As Connecticut enters Phase 2 of REOPEN CONNECTICUT, Glastonbury Hartwell Soccer Club outlines the measures set in place to promote safety of the players while on the field.

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May 31, 2020 - On July 1, 2020, our Stack Sports platform will go offline. Hartwell is transitioning from Stack Sports to the Blue Sombrero league management platform. All families will receive an email to activate their new Blue Sombrero account within the next two weeks, but not all must activate their new account. For its ease of use, Hartwell will retain League Athletics for Recreation and some Travel functions.

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Also, more information the acquisition of Blue Sombrero here.


April 14, 2020 - COVID-19 update: All Glastonbury Hartwell Soccer Club events will be suspended through April 30, 2020.

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April 5, 2020 - Hartwell partners with Challenger's virtual soccer season and training app, TopYa!

Hartwell is providing membership to this app to all Hartwell travel players as a way to stay connected to teammates and coaches while under quarantine. Players can complete skills pathways, earn points, and compete against teammates.

In head to head challenges, teammates challenge each other to complete special skills or moves. Other app users vote on who did the skill better to give a result to the challenge.

Tons of fun and even the potential to earn prizes!

TopYa Website


March 30, 2020 - COVID-19 update: Due to concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Glastonbury Spring Warm-Up Tournament that was scheduled for April 24th through the 26th is CANCELED.

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March 27, 2020 - COVID-19 update: All Glastonbury Hartwell Soccer Club events will be suspended through April 19, 2020.

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Staying Engaged during COVID-19
CJSA list of resources

March 20, 2020 - COVID-19 update: Update on the 2020 Hartwell Spring Warmup Tournament.

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March 13, 2020 - COVID-19 update: Effective Friday, March 13th, all Glastonbury Hartwell Soccer Club events will be suspended through March 29th and will reassess our position at that point. Based on our affiliation with CJSA (Connecticut Junior Soccer Association), all games, practices, clinics, and tournaments that are sanctioned by CJSA will be suspended until April 15th.

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March 12, 2020 - COVID-19 update: The 2020 Annual Members Meeting is postponed amid growing concerns of exposure to COVID-19 / Corona virus.

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January 2020 - Congratulations Dan Rooney for his induction into the CT Soccer Hall of Fame for the 2020 class. The Hartwell family is very proud of Dan and this well-deserved accomplishment.

Dan has been playing in adult leagues for 35 years after a short stint at CCSU. He has been a US Soccer and high school referee for about ten years, and President of the CT Adult US Soccer Association for about the same amount of time. Dan has been an active member of the Hartwell family for over 10 years... coaching both travel and rec soccer, including GK coaching.
Thank you Dan for your dedication to the sport and the youth of Glastonbury. Congratulations on the amazing honor of being inducted into the CT Soccer Hall of Fame!

December 6, 2019 - Hartwell announces new apparel vendor, SOCCER.COM.

With the unfortunate closing of our longtime partner, TeamSports, we were forced to find a new apparel vendor for the club. Hartwell is happy to announce its new partnership with! Visit our new online store at HARTWELL STORE for new apparel and to find uniform replacement pieces.


November 23, 2019 - Hartford Courant - Class LL girls soccer: Forrest scores late to lift Glastonbury to 1-0 win over Southington - by Sean Begin

In the second half of the Class LL Championship game between Glastonbury and Southington, Samantha Forrest, left, scores the only and winning goal past Southington's Morgan Hubert at Veteran's Stadium in New Britain on Saturday, November 23, 2019. (Johnathon Henninger / Special to the Courant)

November 23, 2019 - Glastonbury Patch - Glastonbury [High School] Girls Capture Class LL Soccer Crown - by Tim Jensen

The Tomahawks knocked off previously-unbeaten CCC rival Southington to win their first title since 2016.



Plano, Texas - Stack Sports, the largest and fastest-growing global provider of sports technology, announced today the acquisition of Affinity Sports and Blue Sombrero from DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS). In connection with the transaction, the companies have entered into a long-term strategic partnership for retail promotion, live event scoring and team management technologies. Combining Stack Sports with Affinity Sports and Blue Sombrero under one organization, strengthens Stack Sports' position in the sports software industry, creating the largest customer-base in the sports tech market and the industry's most comprehensive suite of cloud-based sports administration, registration, communication and payment management solutions. Genstar Capital, Stack's majority shareholder, supported this transaction with a significant new investment to fuel the growth and innovation of the combined businesses.


Also, more information the acquisition of Blue Sombrero here.


August 12, 2019 - Glastonbury Hartwell Soccer Club is excited to announce two new members to the Club! Director of Coaching Joe Finocchiaro and Program Director Matt Pecheone. (Full statement)
(Link to Facebook release)