Connecticut High School Football

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CIAC State Playoffs Possibilities: Where we stand before Thanksgiving games

♦♦♦ UPDATED: Westhill has forfeited four games, changing the playoff chances of a few teams, especially Fairfield Prep and Ridgefield. Above is the state of the state playoffs the night before the first Thanksgiving Week game of the 2012 season. For a complete breakdown of all the possibilities, follow these links: CLASS LL | CLASS […] [Read More]

State Polls: Thanksgiving Week

Here are your state polls for Thanksgiving Week. Nothing’s changed. Yawn. NHR Media Top 10 Dropped Out: None. Other teams receiving votes: Glastonbury (9-1), 247; North Branford (9-0), 197; Middletown (8-1), 192; West Haven (7-2), 171; Hillhouse (7-2), 170; New Canaan (8-1), 111; St. Joseph (7-2), 54; Hyde (9-0), 49; Berlin (8-1), 29; Wolcott (8-1), […] [Read More]
Categories: State Polls

It’s poll time: Pick the winners of the 16 state quarterfinal games!

On this lazy Saturday, we’re diligently working on our state playoff capsules for this week, to be published some time Monday. But if you think you’re so smart about who’s going to do what RIGHT NOW, why don’t you give us your picks a little early, huh? Who will win the 16 state quarterfinal games? […] [Read More]

THe mAD sCiENTist sTAte PLaYofF BReaKdowN: Class S [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Westhill’s forfeits has lessened Trinity Catholic’s chances somewhat. The Crusaders are still in good shape, they just need a victory and a New Canaan victory to clinch a playoff spot. ♦♦♦ Finally, His Madness comes to the final state playoff division, Class S. Not many local teams in the mix here aside from Ansonia […] [Read More]

THe MAd sCieNTISt stATe pLayOFF brEAkdown: Class M [Updated]

UPDATED: With Westhill’s forfeits, St. Joseph has earned some points, but the added bonus isn’t likely to change much, except increase their chances at earning a home playoff game. A loss and the Hogs are still done. ♦♦♦ His Madness is pulling his hair out over this division. Only two spots have been clinched and […] [Read More]

THe mAD sCiENTist sTAte PLaYofF BReaKdowN: Class L [UPDATED]

His Madness returns! Up next is a strong Class L field, not as strong as LL, but pretty solid. This playoff division is done-diddily-done as far as qualifiers, save for one spot. It’s all about seeding, really. So it’s not so mad. For a complete breakdown of all the other classes, follow these links: CLASS […] [Read More]