Monthly Archive for April, 2012

: April, 2012

Torrey Pines-Darien Game Day

Torrey Pines Falcons (9-2) at Darien Blue Wave (4-0) Under Armour National High School Power Rating: Torry Pines, NR; Darien, No. 21 Scouting the Falcons: Torrey Pines is lead by the dynamic attack

Darien wins seesaw battle against Wilton

In a rematch of last season’s Class M state tournament semifinal, it was Darien which came away with a well-earned road win Thursday night at Wilton High School. The clash lived up to the pregame

East meets West Saturday at Darien

Playing a star-studded non-conference schedule is nothing new for the Darien High boys lacrosse team. The Blue Wave played several powerhouse teams from around the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions

Newtown holds off Weston, moves to 4-0

A few thoughts from Newtown’s Blue and Gold Stadium, where the Nighthawks held off Weston for an 8-7 win Thursday night to improve to 4-0 (3-0 SWC) in their young conference title defense. The

Video Spotlight: Darien lacrosse star Case Matheis

Considering he is rated as the No. 1 high school lacrosse player in the country, perhaps the most surprising aspect of Darien’s Case Matheis is not his skills, but his humility. In this me-first era,

Staples beats Greenwich

A few thoughts from Wakeman Park in Westport. The game between Greenwich and Staples was played off campus due to a track meet at Staples but Wakeman Field is not great for a varsity game. The is no

Strong third quarter leads Wilton past Greenwich

With his team facing New Canaan, Greenwich  and Darien in three of its first four games of the season, Wilton coach John Wiseman knew he was going to learn a lot about his squad early. So far, so good

Darien defeats Staples 13-3 on Saturday

The Darien boys lacrosse team picked up a 13-3 win over Staples on Saturday afternoon, and the scoreboard pretty much told the story. Darien was one step ahead of Staples for the whole game, but here

2012 SWC Girls Lacrosse 5-Minute Guide

The competition seems to get better and better each year among girls lacrosse teams in the South-West Conference as new, up-and-coming programs continue to improve. One thing that has remained

2012 SWC Boys Lacrosse 5-Minute Guide

The South-West Conference will open its boys lacrosse season with a bang on Thursday with several big match-ups, including Barlow at New Fairfield, Weston at Masuk and New Milford at Brookfield. It