Yearly Archive for 2011

: 2011

Around the SWC: Week 2

By now, you’ve probably already read about Saturday’s classic between Weston and Brookfield. If not, here you go. I couldn’t squeeze everything into that article (or inject my opinion), but that’s why

Game of the Week: Bethel at Pomperaug

You know what you’re getting with this one:  at least 90 rushing plays and an extremely physical game up front. Pomperaug ‘hammered’ Brookfield in Week 1 and Bethel used its triple-option to narrowly

Bethel’s Serencsics named SWC Player of Week

After recording 16 tackles in a win over New Milford, Bethel defensive end Pete Serencsics was voted as the SWC Player of the Week. Serencsics received 210 votes, beating out teammate Brandon Schmidt,

The Duffle Bag SWC Athlete of the Week

With the new fall season, it’s time for a new feature here on The Duffle Bag. In addition to voting for the SWC Football Player of the Week, I’ll be conducting a weekly poll for the “SWC Athlete of

Masuk is No. 1

One week after Casey Cochran became the all-time leading passer in Connecticut history, his Masuk Panthers surpassed Xavier and became the No. 1 team in The New Haven Register state poll. Masuk, which

Around the SWC: Week 1

OFBK. It’s a Pomperaug football saying. It’s embroidered on some Pomp T-Shirts. It’s written a few times under the “comments” section of the previous blog post. It means “Old Fashioned Butt Kicking”

Game of the Week: Pomperaug at Brookfield

Before we get into this monster Week One matchup,  check out the SWC team previews and my preseason rankings, if you feel so inclined. There are a few interesting games on the slate for opening

New Milford AD Ted Oczkowski steps down

On the same day that fall sports started, New Milford athletic director Ted Oczkowski ended his near four-year run at the school. Oczkowski resigned on Tuesday morning, according to several sources.

Xavier tops Masuk in New Haven Register Poll

The 2011 season starts with the same debate in which the 2010 season ended. Xavier or Masuk? Who’s No. 1? Just like last year, Xavier has fended off Masuk, claiming the top spot in the New Haven

News-Times Sports Facebook Pages

Hey all you local sports fans, Follow the links below to ‘like’ your school’s official News-Times Sports Facebook Fan Page. As we head into the fall sports season, we’ll be posting links, photos,