High School Football news, analysis, commentary and features from the reporters of the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.
Here are the CSWA boys and girls basketball polls brought to you by the Connectcut Sports Writers Alliance. We’ll be running these polls exclusively throughout the season on this space (which will be picking up big time after the holidays, promise!) And it looks like all Hillhouse, all the time. I really haven’t examined the girls […] [Read More]
With 2010 and a brand-new decade just weeks around the corner, everybody and their grandmother have started to get out their top 10 lists of the decade. I’m seeing it everywhere in the media, in newspapers, in magazines, heck even The Daily Show with Jon Stewart published a montage of their stories from the last […] [Read More]
Behold, your 2009 Connecticut High School Coaches Association Football All-State Teams. These are the real McCoys, folks. Thanks to Ned from The Day of New London for furnishing these babies. It’s an annual pain trying to find them for media consumption, which, frankly, should be the first order of business when releasing these teams. Anyway, […] [Read More]
Derby announced a head coaching vacancy for its football program today on the CIAC website, ending the tenure of Carmen DiCenso who had presided over the program since 2004. DiCenso was 20-41 at Derby, which became a co-op with O’Brien Tech in 2007. DiCenso was one of the school’s most outspoken critics of its membership […] [Read More]
Below are the All-SCC football teams selected by the league’s coaches. You may look at this team, plus all of the other fall all-league teams at www.southernconnecticutconference.org. We’ll have the other teams published as I get them formatted. Most of them have been announced. Division I Offense OL: Brandon Maroney (Xavier), Luke Scinto (Cheshire), Frank […] [Read More]
We have another coaching vacancy: Andy Buchsbaum has stepped down at New Fairfield after five season. He said via email he announced his decision to the team on Thursday. Buchsbaum was 19-32 in five seasons but was 16-16 in his final three seasons, including a 6-4 campaign in 2007 and again this year. That brings […] [Read More]
We’re just starting to sift through the 2009 season here at the Connecticut Post offices. We’re in the process of contacting coaches and getting feedback for our annual all-Connecticut Post team — which encompasses southwest Connecticut. (Coaches, check your email this evening, if not email me at firstname.lastname@example.org). But before we do that, we’re looking […] [Read More]