Monthly Archive for March, 2011

: March, 2011

COMMENTARY: What do the Overtime awards really mean?

Now that we have crowned our final winter award winner on this blog, given the events of the past week and the last three months, I feel compelled to offer up a little commentary. Please keep in mind
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New Canaan Girls Hockey Team wins Overtime Winter FCIAC Team of the Year

The New Canaan High School girls hockey team is the 2011 Overtime Winter FCIAC Team of the Year, after winning a close vote over the Danbury High School boys track team. The Rams will receive a plaque
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Valentine sets up website to raise money for Japan

As we mentioned in the previous post, Bobby Valentine is trying to help raise money for the relief efforts in Japan, where he managed and lived for over five years. Valentine has set up a website to
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Valentine asking for help to raise money for Japan

Bobby Valentine has been associated with a number of philanthropic causes. He has been moved now to do what he can to help Japan, where he lived for over five years as the manager of the Chiba Lotte
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Vote for the Overtime Winter FCIAC Team of the Year

After a long list of memorable achievements and championships over the last three months, it is time for you to decide who was the very best of the best. We have picked seven outstanding finalists for
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A lesson in class from Danbury’s Maya Walton

After four full sports seasons of hosting awards on this blog, I’ve learned one thing: the parents of athletes can learn a lot from the athletes themselves when it comes to sportsmanship and class.
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Levine, Hompe, BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Winter Players of the Year

Alex Levine of the Danbury boys track team and Olivia Hompe of the New Canaan girls hockey team are this year’s winners of the BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Winter Player of the Year awards. It is the
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Seven finalists for Overtime FCIAC Winter Team of the Year

After a long list of memorable achievements and championships over the last three months, it is time for you to decide who was the very best of the best. We have picked a list of seven outstanding
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Westhill baseball team to play at least first three home games at Cubeta Stadium

Because of delays in completing the construction of new dugouts on its field, the Westhill High School baseball team will have to play at least its first three home games at Cubeta Stadium. The
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FCIAC 12-team boys basketball playoff officially dead

The FCIAC boys basketball coaches held a meeting last night and were told because the school athletic directors were against it, the move to expand the FCIAC Tournament from eight to 12 teams is
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