FCSC announces 2011 Hall of Fame class

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The Fairfield County Sports Commission this morning announced its Hall of Fame Class for 2011 … Here’s the release from executive director Tom Chiappetta: The Fairfield County Sports Hall of Fame announced its new class of inductees, naming six prominent sports figures into its three wings. The Hall of Fame, which is overseen by the […] [Read More]
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Scenes from J.J. Henry’s First Tee clinic Monday

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FAIRFIELD – The table with the nine core values of the First Tee – Respect, Honesty, Integrity, Courtesy, Judgment, Confidence, Responsibility, Perseverance and Sportsmanship – emblazoned on a dark blue table cloth, was covered with hats and T-shirts. Pretty soon, all the hats and T-shirts would be gone, handed out to over 60 kids from […] [Read More]
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Family Golf Day at Fairchild Wheeler

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FAMILY GOLF CHALLENGE – The Family Golf Challenge will take place at the Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course today from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Family Golf Challenge is an amateur skills event, featuring a putting and a long-drive competition, designed to introduce women and children […] [Read More]
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Kemba Walker video of draft announcement

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Here’s some video of Kemba Walker’s reaction to being drafted by the Charlotte Bobcats Kemba Walker draft video [Read More]
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Kemba at the NBA draft media session

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By Chris Elsberry Staff Writer NEW YORK — The whirlwind that has been the last two months is all but over. Thursday night, at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., a New York City kid will see his dream come true. From those early days on the playgrounds in the South Bronx, days pretending that […] [Read More]
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The “Golf Boys” are coming to Cromwell … three of them anyway

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They can’t sing, they (really) can’t dance and they’re style of clothing leaves a lot to be desired but the “Golf Boys” certainly are throwing themselves into their side project … a music video. In case you don’t know, the “Golf Boys” are 2010 Travelers Championship winner Bubba Watson, Ben Crane, 2007 Travelers champ Hunter […] [Read More]
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J.J. Henry makes U.S. Open field

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Tim Clark’s loss is J.J. Henry’s gain. Henry, who barely missed out on qualifying for the U.S. Open a couple of weeks ago in Columbus, Ohio and was tagged as an alternate, got into the field when South Africa’s Tim Clark withdrew with an elbow inujury. That means, Henry, from Fairfield, will tee off from […] [Read More]
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