Posts filtered on Category

Category: Connecticut

Week 8 wrapup

New Canaan made a huge statement, Staples jumped back into the FCIAC Championship conversation and Harding and Stamford took big steps toward City titles. Here are the games covered by Hearst

New Canaan state’s new number 1

After throttling No. 3 St. Joseph 62-21 the New Canaan Rams are the new No. 1 team in the state in both the Game Time CT Media and the Day Coaches Polls. The Rams leapfrogged Ansonia, who also won

Darien thumps Wilton

Two big plays by Wilton made this game close for a bit in the third quarter but the truth was revealed the rest of the game when Darien was in complete control, winning 40-14. The Blue Wave used an

Rams roll over St. Joseph

Most reporters on the sideline were thinking that unless St. Joseph could create turnovers, New Canaan would beat them by around 14 points. Boy were we wrong. The Rams created 4 turnovers and never

Who will win? St. Joseph or New Canaan?

Darien defense holds off Ridgefield

  In a battle of one-loss teams, Darien held off Ridgefield when its defense forced a turnover on downs with just over two minutes remaining, preserving a 19-14 win on Saturday at Darien High

Longi does it all for Greenwich vs. Warde

How’s this for a big game? Greenwich junior Austin Longi ran for two touchdowns, had a reception for a score, intercepted a pass and ran it back for a touchdown and threw for a TD off a halfback

Week 7 wrapup

  FRIDAY FCIAC Stamford 19 Bassick 14 Stamford scored on an end-around pass with a little over a minute left to pick up first win. New Canaan 43 Staples 7 Rams roll again, this time over defending

Stamford gets first win

It was not easy but the Stamford football team ended a 15-game losing streak that stretch backed to last season with a dramatic 19-14 win over Bassick. The winning score came with 1:09 left on a

Arkeel Newsome and a ‘rush’ to history

  HANGIN’ WITH…ARKEEL NEWSOME Last Thursday against Masuk, Arkeel Newsome of Ansonia became the state’s all-time leading rusher when he racked up 396 yards. His mark of 8,385 yards surpassed