Connecticut High School Football

High School Football news, analysis, commentary and features from the reporters of the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.

Nemergut takes over at O’Brien Tech

Just a few weeks after Ken Roberts resigned, O’Brien Tech Athletic Director Dan Nemergut is taking over as the head football coach of O’Brien Tech. This will be his first head coaching job. Nemergut, who admits his football coaching experience is limited to volunteer work, felt it was necessary to take over to “maintain the […] [Read More]
Categories: New Haven County

Updates: Tragedy in Oxford, Gov Cup tryouts and Roberts out at O’Brien Tech

It’s been a relatively quiet few months since we wrapped up the high school football season. But some news items have piled up over the last few weeks so we’ll run them down for you. Oxford sophomore Giordano dies tragically An unspeakable tragedy hit the Oxford football family on March 9. Sophomore lineman Brandon Giordano […] [Read More]

CIAC creates postseason network

The CIAC is diving deep into the broadcasting business. In a press release today the organization, which governs high school sports in Connecticut, has announced the creation of the CIAC Network (, a ‘multi-platform’ broadcast partnership with the PlayOn! Sports Network. The CIAC says the network will stream live and on-demand broadcasts of high school […] [Read More]