Took a ride up to Cronwell with former Trumbull coach Jerry McDougall to attend the annual Governor’s Cup press conference at the Radisson. Not a lot to talk about except to say that this year’s game will be held at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, June 28, 7 p.m.
Connecticut is once again going to be without a few key Division I players, who will be off to their respective colleges taking summer courses to get ahead before the 2008 season. How many? Pretty much all of them.
Greenwich’s Jonathan Meyers and Chris Bisanzo, Fairfield Prep’s Masengo Kabongo, Staples Ryan Sedlacek, Ansonia’s Erik Kuraczea, among others will not attend. But Torrey Mack and Octavias McKoy of Stratford will. So will Alex Thomas, the all-everything tailback from Ansonia. So it’s not an accurate representation of what CT has to offer, but it’s still a good roster.
Besides, we kinda have to take it easy on Rhode Island. The Ocean State has lost five straight and it’s coach, Keith Kenyon of North Kingstown, is very conscious of that dubious distinction and vowed to make an concerted effort to show up this year after losing 59-27.
Here are the rosters: