Monthly Archive for February, 2011

: February, 2011

Some random thoughts on ‘The Stamford Invitational’

I’m running on fumes right now, but since there is no time with the one day turnaround to preview tomorrow’s Stamford-Bassick FCIAC Boys Basketball final, and since writing on a tight deadline
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Bobby Valentine: No comment

Bobby Valentine I spoke to Bobby Valentine early this afternoon, and he declined to comment on the report on ESPNNewYork.com that he is in talks to put together a group that would buy a minority share
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Vote for the FCIAC Team of the Week: Trumbull Girls Basketball, Westhill Boys Basketball, Stamford Boys Basketball or Trinity Catholic Boys Basketball

This week we are going all basketball and almost all Stamford in our quest to crown the newest Overtime Winter FCIAC Team of the Week. Your choices are: The Trumbull girls basketball team, the
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Video Spotlight: Westhill’s Chris Walters

Today was a wild one at the FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament, with No. 8 Trinity Catholic rallying from 20 points down in the second half to stun top-seeded St. Joseph and No. 7 Stamford winning an
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CIAC Girls Basketball Tournament pairings set

The CIAC today released the brackets for the Class LL, L, M and S Tournaments, which begin on Monday. Rather than break down each team’s opening game, if you click on this link you can pick the
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New Canaan Girls Hockey Team FCIAC Team of the Week

It took a tiebreaker after one of the closest three-team races of the winter, but the New Canaan girls hockey team has won the Overtime FCIAC Winter Team of the Week award for the second time this
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Pierre Saint, Hompe BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Players of the Week

An undefeated wrestler with a milestone victory and our first three-time winner are our latest BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Players of the Week. Ben Pierre Saint of the Stamford High School wrestling
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Poll: Which team (besides St. Joseph) would you least want to face in the FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament?

While St. Joseph, despite a midseason loss to Ridgefield, remains the prohibitive favorite to win the FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament, which begins on Saturday, perhaps there has never been a field
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The lowdown on the FCIAC Girls Basketball Semifinals

The FCIAC Girls Basketball Tournament will holds its Final Four for the first time at The Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard. The semifinals will be held Tuesday night, with No. 2 Ridgefield (17-4)
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Vote for the Overtime Team of the Week: Ridgefield Girls Basketball, New Canaan Girls Hockey or Danbury Boys Track?

Two teams that just finished outstanding regular seasons and a newly crowned state champion are this week’s candidates for the Overtime Winter FCIAC Team of the Week award. Your choices are: the
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