Prep remains perfect minus Nolan

Fairfield Prep overcame the loss of guard Tom Nolan and a porous quarter-long shooting stretch to turn aside one of its toughest challengers. Senior forward Ryan Foley scored 20 points, including 13 as part of the Jesuits’ busy Friday night at the free-throw line, in a 62-52 win over Hillhouse at the Floyd Little Athletic […] [Read More]

Bunnell routs Newtown to claim sixth straight win

Bunnell extended its winning streak to six, halted Newtown’s winning streak at seven, and generally dominated in a 63-45 home win over the Nighthawks. Peeler and Samuel Donte Peeler and Aaron Samuel accounted for 16 of their team’s 24 first half points. “Teamwork,” Samuel said. “We’re all family on the court, we’re family off the […] [Read More]
Senior guard Tom Nolan, right, is one of four scorers averaging double-figures for Fairfield Prep (File Photo).

Fairfield Prep’s Nolan injures ankle; status uncertain

Fairfield Prep will visit Hillhouse at New Haven’s Floyd Little Athletic Center on Friday with an opportunity to push its regular-season win streak to 43 games. It’s also likely that the Jesuits will be shorthanded. Senior shooting guard Tom Nolan left Wednesday’s win over Cheshire with an ankle injury, and coach Leo Redgate said Thursday […] [Read More]
Notre Dame-Fairfield guard CJ Davidson, middle, scored 16 points in Wednesday's win over Masuk (Photo by Christian Abraham).

Notre Dame-Fairfield cools off resurgent Masuk

Count Notre Dame-Fairfield coach Vin Laczkoski among those surprised by Masuk’s 79-60 upset of Weston last Thursday. “We know what they did against Weston. Weston’s a very good team,” Laczkoski said. “They had our attention.” The Lancers played like it, too, blasting Masuk 88-59 at Sister Marion Rielly Auditorim on Wednesday. Owners of two straight […] [Read More]

Video: Westhill stakes claim as FCIAC’s best

Westhill beat Norwalk 60-55 Wednesday night, staying unbeaten in the FCIAC at 10-0 while Norwalk fell to 8-2 after losing two straight. [Read More]
Stamford center Kwe Askew, right, is averaging a double-double for one of the FCIAC's top contenders (File Photo).

Stock watch: Askew sparks Stamford’s ascent; SWC hopefuls sputtering

STOCK UP STAMFORD’S KNIGHT: A little star power can take a team a long way. Westhill and Norwalk are the talk of the FCIAC right now, but Stamford (8-3) can’t be ignored as long as center Kwe Askew is in the lineup. The 6-foot-7 Askew’s averaging 12 points and 12 rebounds and is one of […] [Read More]

Abbott Tech picks up road win over Bullard Havens Tech

Abbott Tech was in total control of its road tilt with Bullard Havens Tech, and the end result was a 58-35 win for the Wolverines, their third straight victory. Conference play Abbott Tech (4-6) is unbeaten in its four games against CSC opponents, though it has yet to taste victory against out-of-conference foes. The Wolverines […] [Read More]
Senior Chad Peterson, right, led Ludlowe with 14 points in Thursday's 46-36 win over Trumbull (Photo by Christian Abraham).

Despite porous start, Ludlowe survives against Trumbull

Ludlowe coach John Dailey circled Thursday’s showdown with Trumbull as his team’s “first real test” this season. They passed. The Falcons overcame a dismal start from the floor to rally for a 46-36 win in a game that was low on style points and heavy on defense. “We were rushing a lot of shots,” Dailey […] [Read More]