Connecticut High School Football

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

Future looks bright for reinvigorated Hatters

The Danbury High School football team’s remarkable turnaround season likely came to an end with Tuesday’s 34-6 victory over rival Ridgefield (at 8-3, the Hatters are still mathematically alive in the state playoff race, but they would need a lot of help). However, playoffs or not, this has been special season for the Hatters under […] [Read More]
St. Joseph's Lars Pedersen carries the ball in a 49-30 defeat of Trumbull on Tuesday. (Photo by Autumn Driscoll)

St. Joseph defeats Trumbull; readies for Class M title defense

St. Joseph rebounded from two first-half turnovers to beat rival Trumbull 49-30 on Tuesday at McDougall Stadium. The Cadets (9-2) will now await their seeding for the Class M playoffs, which they’ll begin as the defending champions. “We’ll get in the huddle, we’ll get in the film,” said wide receiver Lars Pedersen, coming off a […] [Read More]
Trinity Catholic's Thomas Costigan celebrates during the Crusaders' season-ending 48-14 win at Wilton. (Christian Abraham/Staff photographer)

Next step in Trinity’s growth beings now

The memories and good feelings from the Trinity Catholic High School football program’s 7-4 season in 2014 will make the Thanksgiving holiday season absolutely delightful. However, the most important month in Crusaders’ football history will be December of 2014. And not because everybody has a long list of Christmas wishes for their stockings. No, December […] [Read More]

Newtown closes out undefeated regular season with win over Masuk

Newtown earned its third straight perfect regular season by scoring the final 28 points of its 28-7 victory over visiting Masuk Tuesday night. Dunn to Dunn Newtown’s offense seemingly didn’t miss a beat with Justin Dunn subbing in place of injured Jacob Burden. The sophomore signal-caller received some words of encouragement from Burden just prior […] [Read More]
Categories: SWC

Video: Stamford wins Robotti Trophy over Westhill

Stamford rolled over Westhill 42-21 with Jalen Brown throwing 5 TD passes, bringing the Frank Robotti Trophy back to Strawberry Hill.   [Read More]

Live updates: HS football week 12

Get live updates from all the games being played this week, and you can join the conversation by adding #cthsfb to your tweets. [Read More]

Week 12: Guide to the Thanksgiving games

TUESDAY NVL Seymour (7-3) at Woodland (3-7), 4 p.m.: Wildcats won’t be headed to the postseason, but finishing 5-1 over their last six would be a nice consolation prize. SWC Weston (4-6) at Barlow (4-6) 5 p.m.: Each team’s logged a Class M semifinals appearance in its not-so-distant past. Neither is postseason-bound this year. New […] [Read More]

Uni-Browse: Thanksgiving attire

Last week, Darien broke out black and blue jerseys at home against North Haven. On Thanksgiving, they will be the home team and most likely in dark uniforms, though nobody but the team knows if it will be the black jerseys, one of New Canaan’s primary colors, or if they will go back to blue […] [Read More]