Overtime

Dave Ruden offers news, commentary and analysis on the FCIAC and local sports

Vote for the FCIAC Team of the Week: Wilton Baseball, Ridgefield Boys Golf, Staples Boys Tennis, Greenwich Girls Tennis or Darien Softball

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In a week full of outstanding accomplishments, we have a menu of five hot teams as the finalists to be the Overtime Spring FCIAC Team of the Week. Your choices are: the Wilton baseball team, the Ridgefield boys golf team, the Staples boys tennis team, the Greenwich girls tennis team and the Darien softball team. […] [Read More]
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St. Joseph’s Keltos speaks out: “What has happened to me at times has been so horrible”

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The latest bout of criticism came last Thursday, when St. Joseph pitcher Micki Keltos was pitching on the road against Staples. Several members of Keltos’ family heard Staples parents discussing their daughter: “This is St. Joseph’s All-State pitcher?” That comment has been familiar all spring. While it has been rumored for a while, what most […] [Read More]
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Stamford Softball Team wins Overtime Spring FCIAC Team of the Week award

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The Stamford High School softball team, after an impressive 3-0 week that included a 15-2 win over then-previously unbeaten New Canaan, are this week’s winner of the Overtime Spring FCIAC Team of the Week award. The Black Knights will receive 30 T-shirts in school colors courtesy of BlueStreak Sports Training, Garden Catering and the Stamford […] [Read More]
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Starr’s departure a boon for Stamford sports

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On the cover of today’s edition of The Advocate, departing Stamford schools Superintendent Joshua Starr was given a performance report card for his nearly six-year term: an A for Achievement Gap, a B for Reform, a C for Money Management and a D for Diplomacy. Here’s one more category: Support Of Athletics. You can give […] [Read More]
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Murphy, Helms BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Players of the Week

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Patrick Murphy of the Trinity Catholic baseball team and Tegan Helms of the Wilton girls lacrosse team are this week’s winners of the BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Player of the Week awards. Murphy and Helms will each receive plaques and T-shirts from BlueStreak Sports Training. Murphy had a big week as the Crusaders were 2-1, with wins […] [Read More]
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Westhill baseball team to finish season at Cubeta Stadium

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The Westhill High School baseball team will play the remainder of its games this season at Cubeta Stadium. The team has used the facility since the start of the year while work has been completed on the dugouts on its home field. The hope was that it would be completed in time for the Vikings to play […] [Read More]
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Vote for the FCIAC Team of the Week: Stamford Softball, Wilton Girls Lacrosse, Greenwich Baseball or Darien Boys Lacrosse?

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Four hot teams that each had key wins this past week are our finalists for the Overtime Spring FCIAC Team of the Week award. Your choices are: the Stamford softball team, the Wilton girls lacrosse team, the Greenwich baseball team and the Darien boys lacrosse team. The winning team, thanks to sponsors BlueStreak Sports Training, […] [Read More]
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Staples Baseball Team wins Overtime Spring FCIAC Team of the Week award

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The Staples High School baseball team, after an impressive 3-0 week that included wins over unbeaten Brien McMahon and Fairfield Warde, are this week’s winner of the Overtime Spring FCIAC Team of the Week award. The Wreckers will receive 30 T-shirts in school colors courtesy of BlueStreak Sports Training, Garden Catering and the Stamford Advocate. […] [Read More]
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They’re back… Stamford softball team making leap from sleeper to contender

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The Stamford High School softball team was hard at work Tuesday morning, spending time in an upstairs gymnasium as players took turns hitting off of two batting machines in enclosed cages. Practice makes perfect. While there are a number of reasons for Stamford’s 6-1 start, offense has been a key factor. The Black Knights took […] [Read More]
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Lipper, DeLuca BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Players of the Week

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Ben Lipper of the Staples baseball team and Jenn DeLuca of the Greenwich girls tennis team are this week’s winners of the BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Player of the Week awards. Lipper and DeLuca will each receive plaques and T-shirts from BlueStreak Sports Training. Lipper had a big week as the Wreckers went 3-0, including wins over […] [Read More]
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