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From left to right: Ansonia's Tajik Bagley, New Canaan's Kyle Smith and Bunnell's Adam Wojenski are three of the top returning players in the region. (Photo Illustration by Chris McNamee / Hearst Connecticut Media)

High School Football 2015: Everything you need to know

UPDATED 9:50 pm, Thursday, Sept. 17 As we approach the 2015 high school football season, here is a list of links to everything you need to know. We’ll update this list as we move forward. 10 Players
Categories: Connecticut , CSC , FCIAC , High School Football , NVL
Ansonia's Tyler Bailey fends off Naugatuck's Antoine Sistrunk during Thanksgiving morning's game at Nolan Field. (Autumn Driscoll/Staff photograppher)

Slipping forward: Ansonia beats Naugatuck 47-12

Fine work by all involved to get Jarvis Stadium ready at Nolan Field on Thursday. The sidelines and the gridiron had been cleared. There wasn’t a lot of snow in that part of the Valley; a thin coat of

Guide to the Games: Week 11

THURSDAY SWC Championship Newtown (10-0) vs. Brookfield (9-1) 7 p.m. (at Pomperaug High): Nighthawks are bidding for third straight conference title, including two in a row over Brookfield. CSC Platt
Matt Cognetta and the New Canaan Rams are No. 1 in the Elite 8.

Elite 8: Week 11

Hearst Connecticut Media ranks the region’s top high school football programs: 1. NEW CANAAN (68 points, 5 first-place votes) (9-0): Rams rolling into FCIAC championship game. 2. DARIEN (65, 3)
Categories: Elite 8 , FCIAC , High School Football , NVL , SCC

Guide to the Games: Week 10

FRIDAY FCIAC By Scott Ericson Wilton (3-6) at Ridgefield (1-8) 6 p.m.: The Warriors have not beaten their rivals in 19 years. Ludlowe (4-5) at Stamford (5-4) 6 p.m.: Black Knights looking to get back

Elite 8: Week 10

Connecticut Hearst Media ranks the top regional high school football programs: 1. NEW CANAAN (69 points, 6 first-place votes) (8-0 record): Last time Rams visited Trinity Catholic, New Canaan left
Categories: Elite 8 , FCIAC , High School Football , NVL , SCC

Top performers: Week 9 in review

Offense Jared Piatnik, Bethel: Ran for 4 TDs and passes for 2 (36 and 26 yards to Will Daniels) in 56-41 victory over New Milford. Jai’Quan McKnight and Tyler Bailey, Ansonia: McKnight threw 7 yards
Categories: FCIAC, NVL, SCC, SWC
Undefeated Shelton hosts Xavier in a key SCC clash on Friday night,

Guide to the Games: Week 9

FRIDAY  NVL Ansonia (7-1) at Woodland (3-4) 6:30 p.m.: The rematch of last year’s NVL and Class S championship games won’t generate nearly the same amount of buzz. Naugatuck (6-1) at Derby (6-1) 7

Elite 8 Week 8

Hearst Connecticut Media ranks the top regional high school football programs. 1. NEW CANAAN (7-0) (67 points, 5 first-place votes): Rams made a statement in crushing St. Joseph 41-14 last week. 2.
Categories: Elite 8 , FCIAC , High School Football , NVL , SCC
Derby QB Michael Kreiger.

Top performers: Week 8 in review

Offense Max German, Law: Rushed for 302 yards and 3 TDs on 36 carries in a 28-27 win over Guilford. Mike Kreiger, Derby: Went 12-of-18 passing for 314 yards, 3 TDs and 1 interception in a 62-44 win
Categories: FCIAC, NVL, SCC, SWC