Connecticut High School Football

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

Week 2! Friday Night Primer and Live Updates

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

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!)

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]

Week 1 Live High School Football Chat, 7 p.m.

Yes, it’s that time of week again. We’re going to be chatting live about the high school football season. Join myself, Stamford Advocate writer Dave Ruden and News-Times writer Kevin Duffy for the discussion. Now, these chats got pretty hectic last year and they devolved into more than a discussion. So we’re going to try […] [Read More]

Week 1: Foran 28, Branford 27 (The Movie!)

It was quite a crazy week of high school football as far as the weather and the postponements and the two-day games. It caused confusion and angst for players, coaches, fans, administrators and, yes, even sports writers and editors who had to keep up with it all. On the bright side, I got to see […] [Read More]
Categories: SCC

Week 1: Darien 31, Fairfield Warde 0 (The Movie!)

OK, so I know a lot of you in Fairfield County already saw this game, courtesy of our friends at MSG Varsity (Bastards! Always one step ahead!), but for those of us outside the Cablevision coverage area (which is most of us), here’s our humble footage from Darien Field last Thursday afternoon. [Read More]

No. 2 Xavier at No. 1 Notre Dame-WH (The Movie!)

We finally get to start posting all of the video highlights over the next day or so. First up is Xavier’s 22-15 victory over Notre Dame-West Haven, the battle of No. 1 vs. No. 2 and — according to most of us — the de facto SCC Championship played in front of a packed house […] [Read More]

SPB’s Elite 8 (Week 2)

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Elite 8 for Week Two. Coupled with Xavier’s 22-15 victory over No. 1 Notre Dame-West Haven, and its breeze of a Sunday afternoon game with New Milford, Masuk has assumed the top spot in our weekly power rankings for South-Western Connecticut We also had plenty of movement among the rest of […] [Read More]