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]

Fairfield Prep placed on probation by CIAC for 2014-15

Fairfield Prep’s basketball program has been placed on probation by the CIAC for the 2014-15 season for “sportsmanship-related issues,” CIAC media relations director Joel Cookson confirmed Tuesday. The CIAC’s Board of Control approved the motion after considering a “report from a member school principal on addressing sportsmanship concerns at the CIAC basketball championships,” a report […] [Read More]

Masuk coach resigns

Tom Zultowski has resigned from his position as Masuk’s boys basketball, athletic director John DeGennaro confirmed Thursday. “Correct,” DeGennaro said in a text message.   Zultowski coached the Panthers for one season after taking over for DeGennaro, missing the postseason with a 4-16 record. Zultowski, who teaches math at Trumbull High and coaches girls volleyball, said in an email […] [Read More]
Bridgeport Central celebrates after beating Fairfield Prep to win the Class LL championship Saturday. (Tyler Sizemore/Staff photographer)

Elite 8: Central a unanimous No. 1 to end season

    Hearst Connecticut Media ranks the region’s top boys basketball programs: 1. BRIDGEPORT CENTRAL (27-1): Came back from down 18 at the half to beat Fairfield Prep 76-73 for Class LL title. A unanimous top pick. 2. FAIRFIELD PREP (27-1): Jesuits were 16 minutes from perfect season and history. 3. GREENWICH (23-4): Cardinals lost […] [Read More]
Categories: Elite 8, FCIAC, SCC, SWC
Central celebrates winning game of the year.
Photo/Tyler Sizemore

Best games of 2013-14

With a great weekend at Mohegan Sun behind us, the 2013-14 basketball season has come to a close. Just want to take some time to acknowledge the great games that made this season so fun. This is only games  I saw myself, so, don’t feel left out. And yes, it will be FCIAC heavy but […] [Read More]
Fairfield Prep's Ryan Foley shoots the ball in the Jesuits' 59-41 win over Greenwich in the LL state semifinals on Wednesday. (Photo by Bob Luckey)

Fairfield Prep advances to LL finals

Fairfield Prep showed why it’s the No. 1-ranked team in the state, soundly defeating fourth-seeded Greenwich, 59-41, in the semifinal round of the Class LL Tournament Wednesday night before 2,012 spectators at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport. The Jesuits, who raised their record to 27-0, advanced to the Class LL title game, where they will […] [Read More]
Categories: Elite 8, SCC