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]

Fairfield Prep placed on probation by CIAC for 2014-15

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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

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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

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    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

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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

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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