Yearly Archive for 2009

: 2009

Connecticut Post All-Star Football team published Jan. 1

The sports editorial staff has decided to publish our all-star football team on New Years day. We want to do it right, over all the Hearst Connecticut Newspapers, so we felt this was the perfect time.

It’s A Big City Beat Down (Part 2) Central 101, Trinity Catholic 43

Here was the situation: Since I’m no long the regular beat writer for the Connecticut Post, just a sports web producer and commentator, I have the pick of the litter on where I spend a my basketball

Tuesday night live high school sports scoring blog

Welcome to the winter edition of the live scoring blog. Tonight’s featured games are huge in the FCIAC boys basketball race: Trinity Catholic (2-0) travels to Reilly Gym to face Central. Defending

HS Basketball Poll Week 2

Here are the CSWA boys and girls basketball polls brought to you by the Connectcut Sports Writers Alliance. We’ll be running these polls exclusively throughout the season on this space (which will be

Ten Years Gone: What are your top moments in southwestern CT’s scholastic sports, 2000-2009?

With 2010 and a brand-new decade just weeks around the corner, everybody and their grandmother have started to get out their top 10 lists of the decade. I’m seeing it everywhere in the media, in

Live Basketball Scoring Tonight, 7

UPDATE Looks like this didn’t work tonight. We didn’t have the right settings in place. We’ll try it again on Friday night. -SP Go to for all the scores later

The 2009 CHSCA Football All-State Teams

Behold, your 2009 Connecticut High School Coaches Association Football All-State Teams. These are the real McCoys, folks. Thanks to Ned from The Day of New London for furnishing these babies. It’s an

More coaching moves: DiCenso out at Derby

Derby announced a head coaching vacancy for its football program today on the CIAC website, ending the tenure of Carmen DiCenso who had presided over the program since 2004. DiCenso was 20-41 at

All-SCC Football teams

Below are the All-SCC football teams selected by the league’s coaches. You may look at this team, plus all of the other fall all-league teams at We’ll have the

More coaching moves: Buchsbaum steps down at New Fairfield

We have another coaching vacancy: Andy Buchsbaum has stepped down at New Fairfield after five season. He said via email he announced his decision to the team on Thursday. Buchsbaum was 19-32 in five