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Monthly Archive for August, 2010
Checked out the Staples-Seymour-Shelton scrimmage today at Shelton High School. We’ll have some quick highlights perhaps Monday. But the Staples coaches tell me two of their captains, ends Pat Murray and Chris Coyne have committed to play at Yale University.
Here’s the latest high school football scrimmage schedule from CIAC. Lots of extra dates added from our previous post last week. Again, this isn’t a comprehensive list and it is subject to change. But, for what it’s worth here you go:
Got this from a brilliant post by Fanhouse From the post by Ryan Wilson: “I imagine Brian Billick had this gem buried deep in the playbook back when folks still believed he was an offensive genius*. Either way, it’s a fantastic sequence of events. The play was destined to fail as soon as the quarterback Read More
Again, not definitive here. Just looking for answers (Thanks to @CurrenSCC for an assist). Note: One slight edit on the Shelton post, but it’s notable news. 1. Just how good will last year’s state champs be? If you believe in the few preseason rankings out already, Cheshire (Class LL champ) and Notre Dame (L champ) Read More
Same drill as last time. I’m short on details but here’s what we’re looking at so far on August 25th. 1. Masuk’s the favorite, right? At this point, we should think so. The SWC runners-up were 10-1 9-2 last year, clearly one of the state’s best teams. But they were also one of three that Read More
By no means is this a definitive list, and I’m still short on specifics …but here goes. 1. Does New Canaan have enough horses to reload (especially at QB for the fifth-straight time) to win their fifth-straight state championship …in Class L this time? Bringing back 6-4, 305 OL/DL and Notre Dame recruit Conor Hanratty Read More
(sigh) Another Connecticut high school football team hit the fields Wednesday a lot more than football on its brain. Maloney of Meriden began preseason camp just as its players and coaches were coming to grips with the loss of junior wide receiver Tashawn Bromfield who, according to the Record Journal of Meriden, was killed in Read More
James Glee, a standout football player and track star at East Haven in the late 90s who later went on to play at Hofstra University, died early this morning in a collision on I-84 in Hartford, the New Haven Register reported today.
Tanner Grove, who coached Montville to the Class SS title game vs. St. Joseph last season, has been suspended four weeks by his school district following his arrest for driving under the influence last Friday, according to a report in The Day of New London. From the article: According to a press release from Montville Read More