Jeremiah Livingston drives to the basket

CHSCA All-State teams

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Class LL FIRST TEAM Marcus Blackwell, Bridgeport Central DeAnte’ Bruton, Ledyard Rayon Christie, Simsbury Ryan Foley, Fairfield Prep Don Jarrett, Kennedy Roy Kane, Norwalk Jeremiah Livingston, Westhill Tom Nolan, Fairfield Prep Trey Witter, Farmington SECOND TEAM Kweshon Askew, Stamford Jordan Booker, Crosby Matt Doyle, Fairfield Ludlowe Shakeem James, Hartford Public Joseph Kasperzyk, Hillhouse Dylan Noble, […] [Read More]
Coach Pat Yerina, middle, and Bunnell celebrated a Class L title on Sunday (Photo by Brian A. Pounds).

Bunnell beats Naugatuck for Class L title

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At long last, Bunnell can celebrate a state championship. The fifth-seeded Bulldogs bested seventh-seeded Naugatuck 72-61 on Sunday afternoon at Mohegan Sun Arena to win the Class L boys basketball title. It’s the first state championship in program history. A record 20,897 fans attended the weekend finals, including 9,059 on Sunday. Bunnell (24-4) broke a 37-37 tie […] [Read More]

Bunnell edges Bassick in overtime thriller

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Bunnell booked its first trip to the Class L final with a dramatic 80-79 overtime win over ninth-seeded Bassick on Thursday at Trumbull High. The fifth-seeded Bulldogs, a winner of nine straight, overcame 37 points from Curhone Baldwin, including four 3-pointers. “He carried us,” Lions coach Bernie Lofton said. “He did everything he had to do.” After […] [Read More]

Top-ranked Prep stages comeback to return to LL finals

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Fairfield Prep is headed to the Class LL final for the fourth time in five years after a dramatic 59-57 overtime win over Hillhouse on Tuesday. The Jesuits trailed 33-22 at halftime, but used a second-half surge — and Hillhouse’s ineffectiveness at the free-throw line — to collect their seventh straight win over the Academics […] [Read More]

Video: Westhill advances to Class LL championship

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No. 2 Westhill defeated No. 3 Hartford Public 50-47, advancing to the Class LL Championship game.   [Read More]
Ryan Pittman, middle, helped lead Bunnell to the Class L semifinals for a third straight year (Photo by Brian A. Pounds).

Bunnell ‘pursuing the dream’ in L tournament

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Bunnell is headed to the Class L semifinals for a third straight season after downing No. 20 Wilbur Cross 81-70 on Monday. Four different players cracked double-figures in scoring for the fifth-seeded Bulldogs, who recorded assists on 20 of their 27 field goals. Point guard Ryan Pittman led the way with 22 points and seven […] [Read More]

Prep routs Ludlowe, setting up semifinals rematch with Hillhouse

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For the fourth straight year, SCC heavyweights Fairfield Prep and Hillhouse will square off in the Class LL tournament. The top-seeded Jesuits (23-2) rolled past Ludlowe, 70-48, in Friday’s quarterfinal at Alumni Hall, while fifth-seeded Hillhouse held off Ledyard in overtime, 60-59. Tuesday’s semifinal will be the third meeting between Prep and Hillhouse year, with […] [Read More]

Westhill beats Crosby, advances to LL semis

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Westhill defeated Crosby 66-60 in the Class LL quarterfinals Friday night. The Vikings now face Hartford Public Tuesday in the semifinals on a neutral court.   [Read More]