Overtime

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

Mack’s act gets national recognition as part of Liberty Mutual program

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Trumbull third baseman Casey Mack’s act of purchasing two new bats for each of the FCIAC’s three Bridgeport schools has received a lot of local attention (if you are unfamiliar with it, you can read the story here). Now, it is also receiving national attention and may help benefit the Trumbull baseball program. The column […] [Read More]
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Casali, Martini BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Spring Players of the Year

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Andrew Casali of the New Canaan baseball team and Brenna Martini of the Fairfield Ludlowe softball team have been voted the BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Spring Players of the Year. Casali and Martini will each receive trophies from BlueStreak Sports Training and the Stamford Advocate. Casali batted .513, with 2 home runs, 29 RBIs, 27 runs scored, […] [Read More]
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How Rich Albonizio got Greenwich football job without technically applying…and helped Mike Walsh get into FCIAC Hall of Fame

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The FCIAC’s Annual Recognition Program, which was held Tuesday night at Norwalk’s Chatham Manor, is always a good time. The league honors its top coaches from the year and, as the highlight, inducts a new class into its Hall of Fame. Personally, much of the enjoyment is the chance to reconnect with a lot of […] [Read More]
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Wilton boys lacrosse team Overtime Team of the Week

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The Wilton boys lacrosse team is the final Overtime FCIAC Team of the Week for the 2012-13 school year. The Warriors will get T-shirts courtesy of BlueStreak Sports Training, Garden Catering, the Stamford Advocate, Karl Chevrolet, Innovative Health and Rehabilitation, Riko’s Pizza, Mitchells/Richards, Bobby V’s Restaurant, Voice of an Angel and Dr. Brown’s Baby Products. […] [Read More]
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Season in review: Parity, parity, parity…and two state baseball titles

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The keyword for the FCIAC baseball and softball seasons, going back to early April, was parity. The playoff races would be wide open. More teams than ever would have a chance to win a title. Just two games separated the No. 2-7 seeds in the baseball tournament and, true to form, again a lower seed […] [Read More]
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Final Five: Vote for the Overtime Team of the Week

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We have five state championship teams on the menu this week for the final Overtime FCIAC Team of the Week vote for the 2012-13 season. Your finalists are: the Staples boys volleyball, Wilton boys lacrosse, Darien girls lacrosse, New Canaan baseball and St. Joseph baseball teams. The winner will get our T-shirts and a plaque, […] [Read More]
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A Fine Nine: Vote of the BlueStreak-Overtime Spring Female Player of the Year

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After a long list of memorable accomplishments over the past two months, it is time for you to decide who was the very best of the best. We have selected nine outstanding finalists for our annual BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Spring Female Player of the Year award. The winner will receive a trophy from BlueStreak Sports Training […] [Read More]
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A Great Eight: Vote of the BlueStreak-Overtime Spring Male Player of the Year

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After a long list of memorable accomplishments over the past two months, it is time for you to decide who was the very best of the best. We have selected eight outstanding finalists for our annual BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Spring Male Player of the Year award. The winner will receive a trophy from BlueStreak Sports Training […] [Read More]
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