High School Football news, analysis, commentary and features from the reporters of the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.
Monthly Archive for April, 2011
Staples coach Marce Petroccio spent much of the early stages of the Fairfield County Chapter of the National Football Foundation-College Hall of Fame’s Scholar-Athlete banquet at the Continental Manor in Norwalk, nervously going over a couple of pages of notes of a speech he had written. Petroccio has given perhaps thousands of speeches in his Read More
The Ralph DeSantis Fairfield County Chapter of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame is holding its annual scholar-athlete dinner Tuesday night at the Continental Manor in Norwalk. The banquet begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $50 to attend. Congratulations to all of these fine young men. School Coach Student Nominee Bassick Frank Marcucio Read More
After great short on the NCAA and March Madness a couple of weeks ago, the PBS investigative program Frontline turned its attention to the culture of high school football with “Football High” last night. Naturally, it wasn’t all pom-poms and pep bands. Frontline examined some of the darker aspects of the sport as it visited Read More