Darien’s Brameier earns career win No. 500 in FCIAC quarterfinals blowout

on
Moments prior to the final horn of Darien’s FCIAC quarterfinal blowout of Brien McMahon Friday, thunder descended upon the home of the Blue Wave. Consequently, the referees’ whistles blew, play was stopped and a collective groan spread from endline to endline. Then, Senators coach Andy Stockfisch, whose team was trailing by double-digits, did something highly unusual. […] [Read More]
Categories: FCIAC
Ryan Flippin gets ready to unleash a shot during Greenwich's 14-5 win vs. Warde on Friday. Bob Luckey photo.

Greenwich impressive in FCIAC quarterfinals

on
Friday’s FCIAC Tournament quarterfinals between second-seeded Greenwich and seventh-seeded Fairfield Warde was a matchup featuring teams with totally different histories in the conference tourney. Greenwich, which has two FCIAC championships to its ledger, has made annual appearances in the FCIAC Tournament. Warde, meanwhile, played in its first ever FCIAC Tournament game on Friday. Experience won […] [Read More]
Categories: General

New Canaan edges Staples in wild finish

on
Staples’ Will Johnson and New Canaan’s Harry Stanton put on a show in the meeting between the two sides in the FCIAC quarterfinals on Friday. Stanton had the final say as his goal with 7.5 seconds left lifted the Rams edged the Wreckers 9-8 to advance. Johnson and Stanton each scored four times, and accounted […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Fairfield Prep, with help from Cameron Harris, left, is the top seed for the SCC tournament.

Fairfield Prep the favorite again in the SCC playoffs

on
Fairfield Prep will begin the SCC tournament in search of its seventh championship in eight seasons.The top-seeded Jesuits (11-5) will face No. 4 Amity (13-3) in the semifinals on Tuesday at 5 p.m. at the Surf Club in Madison. The other semifinal will include No. 2 Guilford (9-6) against No. 3 North Haven (13-3) at 7 p.m. […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Brunswick's Tommy Heidt was named to the Under Armour All-American team. Bob Luckey photo.

Brunswick’s Heidt an Under Armour All-American

on
Brunswick School goalie Tommy Heidt, who recently concluded his senior season with the Bruins, was named to the 2014 Under Armour All-American Team. Heidt, who will continue his lacrosse career at the University of Michigan, was an Under Armour All-American Boys North team selection. Each player selected is invited to play in the ninth annual […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Goalie Phil Huffard, left, and Darien will be the top seed in the FCIAC playoffs. Greenwich, with help from Decker Curran, right, earned the second seed.

FCIAC boys lacrosse playoff pairings

on
The field is set for the FCIAC boys lacrosse playoffs. Darien (16-0), Greenwich (14-2), Ridgefield (13-3) and New Canaan (13-3), the two-time defending conference champion, are the top four seeds and each will host a quarterfinal game. All four games will be played on Friday. No. 8 McMahon at No. 1 Darien (Darien High Turf […] [Read More]
Categories: General

New Canaan pounds Prep, finishes regular season strong

on
Three losses aside, there may be no hotter team in Connecticut high school boys lacrosse than the New Canaan Rams. Fresh off of beatdowns of Joel Barlow and Don Bosco (N.J.), New Canaan dumped Fairfield Prep 12-4 Saturday in its best overall performance of the season. The Rams wrapped up their regular season at 13-3 […] [Read More]
Categories: FCIAC, General

Darien holds off Ridgefield to keep perfect record intact

on
Darien remained unbeaten by edging Ridgefield 5-4 thanks in large part to some strong defense and the ability to protect the one-goal lead for the final five minutes.   Defense, defense, defense: Right around the midway point in the second quarter, it started becoming clear that goals would be at a premium for the Blue […] [Read More]
Categories: General