Monthly Archive for July, 2011

: July, 2011

Derrick Lewis named next head coach at Bassick

Derrick Lewis, a former player and assistant coach under Ed McCarthy at West Haven, has been named the next head football coach at Bassick, the school announced today. Lewis, 29, was an all-state

The (somewhat) definitive Connecticut Class of 2012 recruiting list

With some fanfare, top college recruiting website unveiled its state-by-state recruit rankings a couple of weeks ago. So we here at Connecticut Football HQ thought it would be nice to take

Immaculate works quick, goes exotic with coaching hire from Georgia

UPDATED (8:45) News-Times writer Kevin Duffy has the whole story on how Bryan Pinabell landed in Connecticut at Immaculate after an entire coaching career spent in the south. Immaculate pegs Georgia

Hey, lookit this: Fairfield County wins — convincingly

This time there were no doubts. No one could question it. No one could stir controversy, suggesting that the outcome should have been different. This time, Fairfield County’s amalgamation of football

Hall of Fame Football Classic postponed

The Hall of Fame Football Classic at West Haven’s Ken Strong Stadium has been postponed due to inclement weather, according to organizer Paul Criscuolo. The game is rescheduled to 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

Updated: Your Hall of Fame Football Classic XV kickoff page

Updated: Paul Criscuolo says the game is on this evening, despite threats of heavy rain. As of 4:40 p.m. West Haven remained dry while northern parts of the state were being pounded. More rain is on

Immaculate looking for a new football coach

Immaculate is searching for a new football coach. Coach Gary Bellagamba resigned earlier this week after one season for personal reasons, according to a story by Rich Gregory of the NewsTimes. He had

15th Annual Hall of Fame Football Classic all-star game rosters

The final rosters for the 15th Annual New Haven County-Fairfield County Hall of Fame Fooball Classic all-star game have been released. The game will be played at Ken Strong Stadium in West Haven,

Marcus Easley hosting free football clinic at Bunnell

Buffalo Bills wide receiver and Stratford native Marcus Easley is holding a one day free football clinic — The Marcus Easley E.A.S.Y. Football Clinic — July 9 at Bunnell High School from 10 a.m. to

Holiday Extras: Croce to Gunnery; Calitro to Villanova; DesRuisseaux to Milford

This week has been a whirlwind of statewide high school football news and tidbits. Here’s the latest as we head into the July 4 weekend. QB CROCE LEAVING POMPERAUG — Pomperaug quarterback Kellen