Report: D.J. Hernandez leaves Southington

D.J. Hernandez, the former Bristol Central and UConn star who became embroiled in nationwide controversy during his rookie season as the head coach of the Southington football team, has resigned, the

St. Joseph QB Della Vecchia to play at Stonehill

St. Joseph has announced senior Joe Della Vecchia signed a letter of intent to play at Stonehill (Mass.) College. He signed approximately a month ago, his father and St. Joseph coach Joe Della Vecchia

Former Shelton football assistant Joe ‘Bags’ Casablanca dies at 38

*** Sad news out of Shelton today. Joseph “Bags” Casablanca Jr. died of cancer Wednesday morning. He was 38. Casablanca was a Shelton native and St. Joseph graduate who spent time as an assistant

Bridgeport’s Christon Gill finds a home

Just a few months after being spurned by several major college football programs, Bridgeport’s Christon Gill has finally found a school anxious to get him into its football uniform. Gill, a 6-foot-2,

Matakevich says he’ll prep at Milford Academy

Tyler Matakevich, a two-time all-state and all-Connecticut Post linebacker at St. Joseph, confirmed today he will be headed for prep school at Milford Academy. Matakevich posted and later confirmed

Masengo Kabongo signs with Stony Brook

From the ‘How’d I miss this?’ department, some interesting news came out of Long Island earlier this week. We finally learned the destination of Fairfield Prep’s 2007 all-state lineman Masengo

National Signing Day: The Letters Are In

So far, no surprises here on National Signing Day. Three of the state’s biggest recruits have been signed and sealed. New Canaan’s Conor Hanratty signed with Notre Dame. Tommy Jordan and Xavier’s

Xavier’s Stewart switches to Florida

To all the UConn fans angered by Xavier linebacker Graham Stewart’s decision to spurn their school for Boston College: You now have company. Stewart isn’t not going to Boston College, either. Stewart,