Connecticut High School Football

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

Goodbye Rentschler? CIAC exploring venue change for state championships (again)

Too few fans. Too much overhead. A big shortfall. That’s what the CIAC says is the problem with The Rent. After just three years, the CIAC is thinking about abandoning East Hartford’s Rentschler Field as a football championship venue Marc Allard of the Norwich Bulletin reported today. CIAC associate director Paul Hoey apparently dropped this […] [Read More]

UConn nabs Windsor’s Ormsby from UMass

Cole Ormsby is staying home after all. Very close to home. The monster Windsor defensive end switched his verbal commitment from UMass to UConn, The Hartford Courant reported Thursday. “My family and I talked it over,” he told The Courant Thursday night. “It’s close to home. It just felt right.” Ormsby, a 6-foot-3, 230-pound end, […] [Read More]

Maloney-Meriden close to naming new coach

Maloney is close to naming its next head coach, according to a story in the Record-Journal. The story, written by Bryant Carpenter, says Kevin Frederick, Kevin Quinn and Pierce Brennan are at least three of the leading candidates. Both Frederick and Quinn are teachers in the Meriden school system. Frederick is an assistant at Middletown. […] [Read More]