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Author: Dave Ruden

Simoneau becomes first to win FCIAC title as player and coach

Danielle Simoneau doesn’t tell the members of the New Canaan softball team much about her playing career. They probably don’t know that Simoneau was one of the best pitchers in state history, first at

St. Joseph team to beat; a game with 7 All-FCIAC players

St. Joseph and Westhill entered today’s game with identical 15-3 overall and 14-2 league records. And with the top seed in next week’s FCIAC Tournament on the line, the Cadets came away with a

Video Spotlight: Westhill seniors assess strong start

After losing another strong group of players, led by Allison Macari and Cassandra Kish, many predicted the Westhill High School softball team would take a step or two back to the pack this spring.

Staples an early season surprise in FCIAC

Two weeks into the season, the biggest surprise in the FCIAC has been Staples. The Wreckers were hardly mentioned among the top teams during the preseason, but they found themselves with a 5-1 record

Guerrero and Falcons have high hopes for FCIAC run

The second day of a new season is hardly must-win territory, but coming off a 4-3 opening-day loss to Brookfield, there should have been a little extra added pressure on the Fairfield Ludlowe softball

It was all about the bunt for Westhill

The Westhill High School softball team avenged last season’s loss to Fairfield Ludlowe in the quarterfinal round of the FCIAC Tournament with an 11-4 home victory Wednesday afternoon. Bunting, for a

Extra work pays off for D’Alessandro

Westhill High School first baseman Megan D’Alessandro has spent some recent practices away from her teammates, hitting off of a T near the fence out in left field. When asked if it was the softball