The Deep River Horseshoe League was established in 1955. This is the 61″ year of continuing play and Connecticut’s oldest horseshoe league. 60 members and 10 substitutes make up the roster. Members are from the 20’s to 80’s and are comprised of firemen, policeman, lawyers, stock brokers, real estate sales, contractors and some of the employees of the local business community such as Lee Company, Moroso Company, and Whalen Company. Presently there are 3 young ladies that are full time members. There are 20 teams of 3 members each, a A,B,C, player based on their handicap. The league plays on the First Congregational Church green in Deep River, Ct. League play is from April 28 to August 18, 19 weeks on Thursday evening. Playoffs and championship games follow. A new website was created this year with officers and contact information listed, as well as team rosters, current weekly standings and photos. http://www.deepriverhorseshoes.com