Connecticut High School Football

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

Thanksgiving Day 2012: The State Playoff Field quickly, quietly comes together

♦♦♦ Only — what? — five, maybe four years ago figuring out the state playoff pairing became a Thanksgiving game unto itself. Without the benefits of Twitter and the genius of the CIAC’s information maven Matt Fischer, we lowly reporters used do anything and everything to get the results and then calibrate the playoff rankings. […] [Read More]

Thanksgiving Day Football 2012 Primer and Live Update Blog

Welcome to High School Football Thanksgiving Day Central: Thursday edition. Happy Thanksgiving and what can we tell you this morning? Cooper Gold ran for 222 yards and Newtown toppled Masuk to claim its first SWC Championship since 1997 St. Joseph punched its Class M playoff ticket with a rout of Trumbull. Oxford is 8-2, and […] [Read More]