Harding finds up-tempo offense to its liking

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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

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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

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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

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

Video: Greenwich girls rally past Stamford

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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

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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

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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

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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]