Pasqualoni gives “State of the Union” on UConn football

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Thursday morning at the fourth annual Fairfield County Sports Commission charity breakfast in Norwalk, new UConn football coach Paul Pasqualoni was the keynote speaker and he issued a “State of the Union” address on the Huskies after the team completed its recent spring practice schedule. (Quarterback) “No matter where you go, the conversation on football […] [Read More]
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Sydney Johnson adds to his staff at Fairfield

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While it’s not official yet, new Fairfield men’s basketball coach Sydney Johnson has added two members to his coaching staff. Stags athletic director Gene Doris said Thursday at the Fairfield County Sports Commission breakfast that Tony Newsom has been hired as an assistant coach and that Martin Bahar is the new director of basketball operations. […] [Read More]
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Scenes from the Lighthouse Tennis tournament

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The city of Bridgeport, along with the Lighhouse after school program, celebrated a $50,000 grant from the United States Tennis Association by holding its third annual spring tennis tournament at the Sacred Heart University courts. Over 250 kids from 18 of the city’s schools participated in the event. Each player received a medal and the […] [Read More]
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Green, Calcavecchia shoot 68 at Liberty Mutual Legends

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Ken Green got throught his first round Friday in the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf Tournament in Savannah, Ga. with his partner and good friend Mark Calcavecchia, shooting a 4-under 68. Here’s what was written in today’s Savannah Morning News: His round Friday brought out the old competitor in Ken Green. Unfortunately for Green, he’s […] [Read More]
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Should Fairfield play home and home with SHU?

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In Sunday’s Post, I wrote about how it appears the Fairfield-Sacred Heart men’s and women’s basketball series’ are apparently very close to coming to an end because Sacred Heart athletic director, Don Cook, wants a “home and home” series with games at the Webster Bank Arena and games at the Pitt Center. Here’s the link: […] [Read More]
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UB to host 3rd annual Diana Silonova fundraiser

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Just got this e-mail from UB Sports Information Director Chuck Sadowski … thought I’d pass it along. On April 29, the University of Bridgeport women’s soccer team will host Fairfield University in the third annual Diana Silonova fundraiser game. Game time is 7 p.m. Diana is a former player for both Bridgeport and Fairfield, who […] [Read More]
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Talking about Sydney Johnson

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Here are some comments from Fairfield players Sean Crawford and Jamel Fields on the hiring of Sydney Johnson Sean Crawford (How did the meeting with coach Johnson go?) “We all understood each other. We were sitting there and he walked in and it was like, ‘Hey.’ We were all anticipating our new coach, we just […] [Read More]
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Welcome home, NCAA Champion Huskies

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Welcome home, Huskies [Read More]
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Kemba Walker going into UConn’s “Wall of Fame”

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Kemba Walker going into UConn\'s \"Wall of Fame\" [Read More]
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Doris got his man … and his name is Sydney Johnson

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Fairfield AD Gene Doris is a very happy man. He just called to say that he’s formally hired Sydney Johnson to become the new head men’s basketball coach, replacing Ed Cooley, who left for Providence. Johnson, 36, was Doris’ No. 1 choice from the start and he told me on the phone very quickly that […] [Read More]
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