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Author: Doug Bonjour

GFA alumna Friedson to play for USA softball at World Maccabiah Games

Idalia Friedson, a 2011 graduate of Greens Farms Academy and currently a sophomore at Amherst College, has been selected to play on the U.S. women’s softball team at the 19th World Maccabiah Games
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GFA’s Obi records 1,000th career point

Greens Farms Academy’s Sean Obi hit a milestone on Monday evening. The senior forward scored 17 points, and topped 1,000 for his high school career, as the Dragons crushed Chase Collegiate 102-40.
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Staples High boys hoops program hosting youth clinic

The Staples High boys basketball team will host the 17th annual MLK basketball clinic on Jan. 21 at Staples High School. The session will run from 9 to 11 a.m., with sign-ups and warm-ups to take
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AAU baseball team holding tryouts

The CT Blue Thunder 12u AAU baseball team will hold tryouts this January in Stamford for the upcoming season. The team will play in seven to eight tournaments throughout the tri-state area this year,
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Weston football coach Lato honored by NY Giants

Weston High head coach Joe Lato was selected by the New York Giants as the Lou Rettino High School Football Coach of the Week for Oct. 15. Named in honor of the former Union High School (N.J.)
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Inclement weather forces postponements

The following Staples High varsity games have been postponed due to Tuesday’s inclement weather: Boys soccer against St. Joseph; rescheduled for Wednesday at 4 p.m. at Loeffler Field in Westport. Boys
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Staples’ Russi finishes strong at Triathlon National Championships

  Marcus Russi, a senior at Staples High, placed 15th in the U19 age group and 44th overall in a race of over 1,000 finishers in the USAT 2012 Sprint Triathlon National Championships in Burlington,
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High expectations nothing new for Staples football

What do you get when you return the core talent from a team that captured yet another FCIAC championship and reached the Class LL state title game?  A whole lot of attention and some pretty lofty
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Norwalk’s Simms named to Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame’s Class of 2012

Former World Boxing Association light middleweight champion “Tremendous” Travis Simms, of Norwalk, will be inducted into the Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame at the Gala Induction Dinner on Nov. 10 at
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World Harmony Run travels to Norwalk

The World Harmony Run, a 50-state international torch relay, will be coming to Norwalk tomorrow. The running team will arrive at the Marvin, located at 60 Gregory Blvd., at 2 p.m., and will be greeted
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