Spring Football 2011: Who is and who isn’t?

The 2011 Connecticut spring football season is drawing closer and, since we plan on checking in with a few of our local teams, here’s a list of who will and who won’t be participating this year. The

Updated: Brookfield’s Brown also get Team USA tryout

Note: Due to confusion between Team USA and the US Army All-American Bowl teams, this post has been corrected to include just Boeing Brown. Masuk’s Casey Cochran had been erroneously added. He will be

Bassick’s DT Brandon Williams gets national team tryout

Brandon Williams, a 6-3, 232-pound All-State defensive tackle from Bassick, has been invited to try out for the U-19 national football team in Atlanta, Ga. on Memorial Day weekend. USA football is the

Joe Beler resigns as Notre Dame-Fairfield football coach

Desiring a break from the daily grind of managing and coaching a high school football program, Joe Beler has resigned at Notre Dame-Fairfield today. Beler, a Milford resident and business teacher at

Masuk’s Cochran nominated for U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Masuk quarterback Casey Cochran is one of 400 high school football players nominated to participate in the 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Cochran, perhaps the state’s most sought-after senior high

Scholar-Athlete Dinner: Coach Mac’s emotional bow

Staples coach Marce Petroccio spent much of the early stages of the Fairfield County Chapter of the National Football Foundation-College Hall of Fame’s Scholar-Athlete banquet at the Continental Manor

Fairfield County Chapter Scholar-Athletes announced

The Ralph DeSantis Fairfield County Chapter of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame is holding its annual scholar-athlete dinner Tuesday night at the Continental Manor in Norwalk. The

‘Frontline’ puts high school football under the microscope

After great short on the NCAA and March Madness a couple of weeks ago, the PBS investigative program Frontline turned its attention to the culture of high school football with “Football High” last