Connecticut High School Football

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

Week 3 High School Football Polls

Here are your Top 10 Polls from Week 3. Comments later: MEDIA TOP 10 (New Haven Register) Rank Team (First Place Votes) Record Points Prev. Rank 1. Xavier (16) 3-0 672 1 2. New Canaan (2) 3-0 610 2 3. Staples (2) 3-0 598 3 4. Masuk (3) 3-0 588 4 5. Central 3-0 474 […] [Read More]

Week 3: Adversity, destiny converge [Updated]

AFTER AN enormously successful 2009 season, an 8-2 record, a long-awaited state championship, St. Joseph was supposed to have all the pieced back for a glorious, second-title run. It was all anybody around these parts could talk about. St. Joseph, they’re supposed to be good. Like, real good. Like, excellent. FCIAC favorites, it was unthought […] [Read More]

Friday wrap: Same ol’ Staples; 50-point shenanigans and Saturday primer

There’s nothing quite like a trip to Tiger Hollow in Ridgefield, especially in the fall. It’s just a gorgeous facility built into small valley. It glows when the sun sets behind the low hills and illuminates the latent autumn clouds sweeping across the sky. Beautiful ‘burg, Ridgefield. Great place to visit. Unless you’re an opposing […] [Read More]
Categories: FCIAC

Good Morning, It’s Pouring – Week 3 Primer & Scoring Updates

I didn’t need an alarm clock this  fine morning. I was aroused (ripped) from a deep sleep by the thunderous sounds of Niagara Falls pounding on  my roof and windows. Did anybody notice? It’s pouring out. Buckets. The tropical storm people thought we were supposed to get yesterday (which sent half of the schools in […] [Read More]

Guide To This Week’s Games – Week 3

Here’s your guide to all of this week’s regional games: FRIDAY VISITOR HOME TIME SKINNY McMahon (1-1) Stamford (0-2) 3:30 How many distractions can Stamford handle? Foran (1-1) Hillhouse (1-1) 3:30 Playing at Bowen in mud won’t help Foran Fairfield Prep (1-1) Wilbur Cross (2-0) 4 Mud might be Prep’s best friend Danbury (1-1) Central […] [Read More]

High School Football Live Chat, 8 p.m.

It’s that time of the week again. Eat your dinner, take out the trash and do the dishes, then get your homework done early. Join myself and NewsTimes’ writer Kevin Duffy for a live high school football chat tonight at 8 p.m. We’ll be going for an hour so get your questions ready. Hot topics […] [Read More]

Trumbull’s Gaines to miss rest of season?

Disheartening news out of Trumbull today where Trumbull student newspaper Editor-in-Cheif Brett Rosen reports that senior DB and KR Frank Gaines is out for the season with an ACL injury. The report was confirmed by one other source at Trumbull High School, but Trumbull coach Bob Maffei denied the report Tuesday evening. “He was supposed […] [Read More]

Movie Night Double Feature: Law at Wilbur Cross; New Canaan at Trinity Catholc

For tonight’s activity, campers, we’ll take a look at Law’s Friday trip to New Haven to face Wilbur Cross — and the crazy first half the ensued, thanks to Cross’ electric back James Ward — and then Saturday’s New Canaan at Trinity Catholic game from Alumni Field on Saturday. So grab your popcorn. Let’s go… […] [Read More]