High School Football news, analysis, commentary and features from the reporters of the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.
Monthly Archive for June, 2010
I know defense was the soup du jour at the 12th Governor’s Cup All-Star football game Saturday at UConn’s Rentschler Field. Team Connecticut picked off seven passes and Rhode Island picked off four and recovered a fumble. That was basically the story in Connecticut’s 29-7 victory. But the offenses had to do something to win […] [Read More]
After what’s sure to be nerve-wracking afternoon watching the other football — United States-Ghana in the Round of 16 at the World Cup in South Africa (go USA!) — I’ll be jetting up to Rentschler Field in East Hartford to watch another kind of cup, the 12th Annual Governor’s Cup football all-star game between Rhode […] [Read More]
Tommy Jordan has a new first name. Florida-bound. The Ridgefield football tackle has committed to the University of Florida, said a brief statement from the high school today. The Gators were Jordan’s first official offer last summer and, after varying degrees of courtship by Notre Dame, Rutgers, Penn State, Boston College, Syracuse and Duke, he’s […] [Read More]
We have a couple of weeks before this kicks off and another game to play first (Saturday’s Governor’s Cup at Rentschler). But judging by many of the comments left on this blog recently, a lot of you have been absolutely dying to see the rosters for the 14th Annual New Haven County-Fairfield County Hall of […] [Read More]
While trolling away on Twitter during the World Cup, I innocuously mentioned that the high school football season begins (with practices) in ohhhhh, a little over two months. The CIAC caught one of my tweets and responded with some very, very, very good news. For those of you stuck in 2005, CIAC football (@CIACfb on […] [Read More]