Monthly Archive for July, 2010

: July, 2010

Ducasse Ready For First Training Camp

Vladimir Ducasse reacts after being selected by the Jets in the second round of April’s NFL Draft. Now that Vladimir Ducasse has a four-year deal worth $3.25 million, don’t expect any significant

Eriksen To Miss Start Of Season With Broken Ankle

Nicole Eriksen Dave Flower had just finished coaching his club soccer team Saturday at a tournament in Washington state when he went over to watch a game involving Nicole Eriksen, the star center back

Video Spotlight: Sam Stevenson Update

Sam Stevenson, the former star at Darien High School, wrote a blog this past year for The Advocate, “Stickin’ With Sam,” chronicling her freshman season with the Richmond lacrosse team. Sam has agreed

BlueStreak-Overtime Profile Of The Week: Shawn Robinson

Trinity Catholic’s Shawn Robinson is one of the best players in the FCIAC people have never heard of. That is because the Crusaders’ wide receiver was literally late to the game, his introduction to

Carr, Joseph Receive Spring Player Of The Year Awards

Jen Joseph and Ryan Carr Ryan Carr of the Greenwich baseball team and Jen Joseph of the Westhill softball team, the winners of the BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Spring Player of the Year awards, received

Bobby Valentine On George Steinbrenner

I’ve been working the phones today trying to help get quotes for The Advocate’s coverage of the death of George Steinbrenner. Bobby Valentine just called me back from Anaheim, where he is covering

Meet The Gallaghers

Caitlin (left) and Courtney Gallagher. (Advocate photo/Kathleen O’Rourke) Do to a production error, a photo that was supposed to run with my column today on New Canaan tennis players Caitlin and

Ducasse Reaches Agreement With Jets

Former Stamford High School star Vladimir Ducasse, the New York Jets’ second round draft pick, reached an agreement this afternoon on a four-year deal worth $3.25 million, according to his agent, Joe

Macari Receives Player Of The Week Award

Allison Macari Westhill’s Allison Macari, one of our two final BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Players of the Week, received her award today. Macari, a sophomore and first-year starter, had a two-run single