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Connecticut coaching carousel 2013: Here’s where we stand in mid-January [Updated]

*** It’s been a crazy, topsy-turvy offseason for high school football programs and coaches. And we’re barely halfway through January. Big names, small names, big programs, little programs… no one,

Week 5 Primer and Live Updates: The Storm Arrives

… It’s judgement night in the SCC: Hand and Xavier will kick off in the Rumble at Palmer Field. Hillhouse and North Haven tangle in the fray at Vanacore Field. Fairfield Prep takes on Cheshire in

‘About last night…’ Week 4: Blowout City

Jeez, kids. What got into your pregame pasta dinners this week? As the scores rolled across our ticker Friday night, it was blowout, after blowout, after blowout. “Look at all these points being
Categories: Connecticut , CSC , Fairfield County , FCIAC , Links

Week 2 Primer and Live Updates

Welcome back. Not a ton of questions were answered in Week 1 of the high school football season. So let’s take a look at what Week 2’s got in store for us. Here are a bunch of goodies from Team Hearst

SPB’s Elite 8: Week 2

And now the second edition of our weekly REGIONAL high school football rankings. Like the state polls before them, very little movement from the contenders. Let’s take a look at the big boys of
Categories: Elite 8 , FCIAC , Links , NVL , SCC

About Last Night: Week 1 – Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss

Ah, a brand-spankin’-new high school football season finally has kicked off. It’s a new season: A time for new names, new stars, new personalities, new teams, new contenders, new storylines. It’s a
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Week 1 Primer and Live Updates

Good afternoon and welcome once again to the magnificent, incredible, spectacular spectacle that is high school football. The slate is stacked with great games on this 2012 Week 1. We’re expecting
Categories: Links, Live Chat

Thanksgiving Eve Primer and Live Scoring Blog

Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to the greatest 24-hours of the Connecticut sports calendar. Tomorrow, thousands of Nutmeg state residents will get up, rub the sleep out of their eyes, grab a cup of

It’s a Wrap Week 7: The Snow Days of Autumn

We asked for an upset last week and we got it, with Bethel’s stunning 56-46 victory over Stratford at Ralph DeSantis Field. That was the only local surprise. Statewide, we saw both NFA (to Stonington)

Weekly Links: Ned talks Xavier, Duffy talks Masuk, IBD talks Boeing and video clips

The Lonesome Polecat: The Day’s Ned Griffen catches up with Xavier The hardest working writer in all of football took a trip to Middletown to check the Game of the Year of the Week, Cheshire at