Harding finds up-tempo offense to its liking

Harding is rarely mentioned these days among the FCIAC contenders, but the Presidents sure are entertaining. They ran, and they ran a lot in an 88-68 win over St. Joseph on Friday. Fifteen different players scored for the Presidents (1-1). “I like having a deep team,” said senior guard T.J.. Killings, who led the team […] [Read More]
Tyrell St. John scored 30 points in Trinity Catholic's 67-54 win vs. Greenwich. Bob Lucky photo

St. John terrific for Trinity Catholic

Trinity Catholic senior guard/tri-captain Tyrell St. John  scored 15 of the Crusaders’ first 22 points and poured in 30 overall in the Crusaders’ 67-54 season-opening triumph against visiting Greenwich. Despite being guarded pretty tightly, St. John was able to create some space with hesitation and step-back dribbles. His outstanding first half (20 points) gave the […] [Read More]
Central's Marcus Blackwell drives into the paint in a 58-56 loss to Stamford on Tuesday. James Gronberg, left, and Yancarlos Marte, right, defend (Photo by Christian Abraham).

Inconsistency bites defending champ Central in opener

Central returned only one starter off last year’s run to FCIAC and Class LL championships, and its title defense got off to a rough start on Tuesday. The Hilltoppers’ leading returning scorer Marcus Blackwell had a game-high 22 points, but Stamford edged the Hilltoppers 58-56. “He’s been our best all-around player for a couple years,” […] [Read More]

Video: Westhill rolls Darien on opening night

Westhill overcame a slow start, defeating Darien 64-43 on opening night in the FCIAC.   [Read More]

Video: Greenwich girls rally past Stamford

The Greenwich girls overcame an early deficit, beating Stamford 71-61 Wednesday night. [Read More]
Bill Brehm has stepped down as head coach of the Greenwich boys basketball team. Bob Luckey photo

Brehm steps down as coach at Greenwich High

Bill Brehm, who recently  guided the Greenwich High School boys basketball team to its best season  in school history, has stepped down as head coach of the Cardinals – a position he held since 2006. Scott Ericson of The Advocate broke the news Thursday night. Under Brehm’s tutelage, the Cardinals finished their 2013-14 basketball season […] [Read More]

Bassick, Harding get approval on jump to CSC by league principals

HARTFORD — It started in March with an exploratory phone call from Bridgeport citywide athletic director Neil Kavey to Constitution State Conference commissioner Jim Day. It grew more serious following a face-to-face meeting at the Connecticut Athletic Directors Conference later the same month. Now, it’s close to official. Bassick and Harding’s move from the FCIAC […] [Read More]

WBA quadruple-header scheduled for January

Eight of the area’s top boys teams will meet at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport next January. As part of a quadruple header on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Kolbe Cathedral will face Bassick beginning at noon. Following that will be Harding-Wilbur Cross, Notre Dame-Fairfield-Sacred Heart Academy and Bridgeport Central-Hillhouse, Bridgeport citywide athletic director Neil […] [Read More]