High School Football news, analysis, commentary and features from the reporters of the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.
Monthly Archive for March, 2011
St. Joseph has announced senior Joe Della Vecchia signed a letter of intent to play at Stonehill (Mass.) College. He signed approximately a month ago, his father and St. Joseph coach Joe Della Vecchia said. “He is very happy about it,” the elder Della Vecchia said via text message. “Really liked everything there.” A three-year […] [Read More]
*** Sad news out of Shelton today. Joseph “Bags” Casablanca Jr. died of cancer Wednesday morning. He was 38. Casablanca was a Shelton native and St. Joseph graduate who spent time as an assistant football coach at his alma mater under Joe Della Vecchia before moving to coach under Jeff Roy at Shelton. He was […] [Read More]
Just a few months after being spurned by several major college football programs, Bridgeport’s Christon Gill has finally found a school anxious to get him into its football uniform. Gill, a 6-foot-2, 200-pound 2009 all-state defensive back and quarterback at Central, signed a letter of intent to attend and play football at Western Carolina Monday. […] [Read More]