High School Football news, analysis, commentary and features from the reporters of the Hearst Connecticut Media Group.
It’s five weeks into the first season of Abbott Tech’s and Immaculate High School’s collaborative effort on the gridiron, and so far, the ATI United co-op seems to be an overwhelming success. The United is off to a fine start at 3-1 as the two schools – rivals in everything else – have worked together […] [Read More]
OFFENSE Spencer Turkel and Peter Lummis, Weston: Pair hooked up on a 60-yard TD pass on 4th-and-15 with 0.7 seconds left in thrilling 41-29 win over Bunnell. QB Turkel threw for 232 yards and 3 TDs. Lummis rushed rush 76 yards and caught 10 passes for 169 yards and 2 TDs. Zach Spencer’s 2-yard interception […] [Read More]
Fairfield Prep climbed within three points of Shelton with 2:24 left on Friday after trailing by as many as 17 points, but the Jesuits’ comeback was too little, too late. Shelton never trailed, as it edged Prep 38-35 at Warde to improve to 5-0. Jesuits coach Tom Shea, after watching his team drop to 3-2, […] [Read More]
Sure, it was a pretty rough night for the Danbury High football team Friday night. But as bad as things may have seemed during the 42-14 loss to New Canaan, there are still plenty of reasons – perhaps in a day or two, when the frustration wears off a little – to smile if you’re […] [Read More]
Newtown made it five-for-five by playing shutdown defense and distributing the rock on offense in its 27-7 win at Bethel Friday night. Screens galore According to Newtown quarterback Jacob Burden, he and his Nighthawks had yet to dial up a screen pass all season. Until Friday in Bethel. All three of Burden’s touchdowns came on […] [Read More]