Connecticut High School Football

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

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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]

Week 3 High School Football Polls

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Good evening and yes! it’s Poll Day here on the High School Football Blogs. And — heaaaaaaayyyy — lookit this: I’ve been counted! It’s a happy week when the “Longest Running High School Football Poll in Connecticut History” accepts your votes (sent multiple times through multiple accounts and internet venues, just to be on the […] [Read More]

The Elite 8: Week 3

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With its 42-0 ‘showcase’ game vs. Pomperaug, Masuk retains the top spot in the regional Elite 8 for Week 3. Masuk put on a clinic for the defending SWC champions and the casual observers in attendance at Arum Field. In addition to the five touchdowns Casey Cochran threw, Masuk saw no less than four receivers […] [Read More]

Ladies and Gentlemen, Your Week 2 Wrap

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We returned to normal, somewhat, in Week 2. Staples put a cap on the groundswell of Norwalk intrigue (at least momentarily). Masuk sent a message to the rest of the SWC (Frankly, not that anyone needed reminding). Greenwich isn’t feeling very well. St. Joseph is in big trouble. New Canaan is a late riser. Bethel’s […] [Read More]

Week 2: Masuk showcase and Live Saturday Updates

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Lots to get to today, so we won’t waste time with a recap of last night. Here’s the short version: Masuk: Good. (check the video at right for an awesome play by junior Colin Markus in the first quarter. Staples: Good. Greenwich: Not so much. Prep wins! Your Friday roundup Here’s the live scoring blog […] [Read More]

Week 2! Friday Night Primer and Live Updates

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Good afternoon! Ready or not, Week 2 is upon us. It’s not exactly a whopper of a schedule, outside of a battle between upstart Norwalk and mainstay Staples, and the SWC grudge match between Pomperaug and Masuk in Southbury. First off, it’s SCC Crossover week (guh). We’ve illustrated the vast disparity between the league’s two […] [Read More]

Guide To The Games: Week 2

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Here  is your guide to this week’s high school football games… TODAY VISITOR HOME TIME SKINNY Law (0-1) Wilbur Cross (1-0) 4 Cross’ Ward should have another field day Bullard-Havens (1-0) Stonington (0-1) 6:30 Intrigued to see what Tigers do out there Ridgefield (1-0) Ludlowe (0-1) 7 Don’t get caught looking ahead Ridgefield Staples (1-0) […] [Read More]

Week 1: Norwalk 19, Greenwich 7 (The Movie!)

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And, now, finally, late-game highlights from Norwalk’s upset win over Greenwich last Thursday. You’ll pick up the action of the late fourth quarter, where Norwalk is leading 12-7 and trying to run out the clock on the shellshocked Cardinals. …You’ll see a huuuuge 4th down completion to set up Norwalk’s clinching touchdown. …You’ll see Greenwich […] [Read More]