Monthly Archive for December, 2010

: December, 2010

Winter Break For The Blog

The last three months were without a doubt the busiest of my professional career. I’m not complaining — I like what I do! But is is time to recharge the battery, so starting from the time I finish
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Closing The Book On The Fall Season

Kevin Macari (left) had an outstanding season for the New Canaan football team, while Ellie Riegel was a leader of the Darien field hockey team. The fall started for me in mid-September at New Canaan
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St. Joseph Football, Darien Field Hockey Co-Overtime FCIAC Fall Teams Of The Year

The St. Joseph football team overcame a a 1-2 start and rebounded to win the CIAC Class S title for its second state championship. The Darien field hockey team steamrolled the competition, outscoring
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Poll Opened Until 1 P.M.

For some reason the Team of the Year poll, which was supposed to run until noon today, shut down early due to a computer error. I’m keeping it open until 1 now for any people who tried to vote during
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FCIAC Boys Basketball Coaches Looking To Expand League Tournament To 12 Teams

In terms of really bad ideas devised despite the best intentions, add this one to the list: I learned yesterday that the FCIAC boys basketball coaches are exploring and pushing to expand the
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Who Is The Best Of The Best: Vote For The Overtime Fall Team Of The Year

The high school fall sports season came to an end Saturday night, but before closing the book on the year we have one more item to settle here: Which team was the best in the FCIAC this fall? It makes
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Cliff Louis Back In The NFL

Former Westhill football star Cliff Louis’ NFL dream lives on. Louis just sent me a message on Facebook that he has been signed to the Arizona Cardinals’ practice squad. Louis was signed by the
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Video Spotlight: New Canaan Coach Lou Marinelli Previews The Class L Final

Few football coaches in Connecticut have had greater success than New Canaan’s Lou Marinelli, who during a distinguished 30-year career has a record of 243-83-6. Under Marinelli, the Rams have won
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Video Spotlight: New Canaan Quarterback Matt Milano Previews The Class L Final

Matt Milano has been shattering the record books in his first season as the starting quarterback for the New Canaan High School football team. The junior has already set school marks for most passing
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Starting Sunday Vote For The Overtime FCIAC Fall Team Of The Year

The high school fall season comes to an official end on Saturday with the completion of the state football championships. And we still have one award to bestow: the Overtime FCIAC Fall Team of the
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