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The entire Friday high school schedule has been wiped out due to the winter storm. The CIAC wrestling state open at the New Haven Athletic center will now begin on Saturday at noon, with a 9:30 a.m. registration and weight check-in for competitors. The second day of the competition has been moved from Saturday to Read More
Get out your fishing poles and start up the boat because four SWC teams will be going fishing by the end of Saturday night. Here is who I think it will be. No. 8 Notre Dame-Fairfield vs. No. 1 Stratford All about Stratford: They do everything well. They shoot well, their bench is deep, they have Read More
Well, its playoff time once again. Let’s look at who has the best chance to walk away from the quarters with a W and who will be going fishing. No. 8 Ridgefield vs. No. 1 Central All about Central: Central beat these guys 86-53 way back in Dec. Central has not really lost a game Read More
The SCC boys basketball quarterfinals are now set. It had a bit more intrigue than the girls tournament a week ago, with No. 10 Lyman Hall taking down No. 7 Law and No. 9 Hamden derailing an anticipated Hillhouse-Xavier rematch (complete with New Haven County referees) by defeating the No. 8 Falcons 58-54. So the Read More
It’s time for the second season. The boys basketball brackets have been finalized with the end of the 2009-10 regular season. Click on the windows below to get the visual picture of the big three tournaments. We’ll add the CSC and the NVL shortly.
The CIAC has released the pairings for the 2010 girls basketball tournament. It’s stacked in Class L and LL. Not so much in Class M or S. Class LL — Top Seeds: No. 1 Lauralton Hall, No. 2 St. Joseph, No. 3 Norwich Free Academy, No. 4 Career. Byes: 1. Lauralton, 2. St. Joseph, 3. Read More
Here’s an updated look at the FCIAC playoff picture. The favorite is Central but, don’t sleep on St. Joseph. Curious to see if Harding can get it together. Not sure how far Bassick can go, but they match up evenly with Trumbull. Also the Lions must have revenge on their minds after the OT loss Read More
Direct from the home office of the Southern Connecticut Conference (which is probably the den at Al Carbone’s home), the SCC boys basketball tournament pairings. Hillhouse, Sheehan and North Haven are your top seeds and receive byes to the quarterfinals. That leaves the remaining 10 state tournament qualifiers to duke it out for the right Read More