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Monthly Archive for August, 2010

: August, 2010

Fairfield American headed to Little League World Series

Wow. That’s the only word that can adequately describe last night’s nail-biting, edge-of-your-seat New England Final between Fairfield American and Cumberland (R.I.) National which (in case you’ve been living under a rock) Fairfield won 1-0. See my game story here, for more details. So here is where it gets interesting. Fairfield will be in United States
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Fairfield two wins away from Williamsport

It turns out that win or lose, the Fairfield American Little League team would’ve been the No. 2 seed  on Wednesday afternoon. But they sure have a way of making things more interesting way of doing it. Fairfield trailed all day, but came back and fought and won 9-8 in Bristol today. The team will
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Celtics to open with Heat, Knicks with Raptors

I know that the NBA certainly isn’t my forte and I don’t mean to steal thunder from Tom Halzack, but I got some NBA news that is bound to interest a fan or two. The Celtics will open their schedule on Oct. 26 with a game at TD BankNorth Garden against the new-look Miami Heat.
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Blake added as Pilot Pen wildcard

So here is a interesting bit of news. Fairfield-native James Blake has been added as a wildcard for the 2010 Pilot Pen Tennis Tournament. This is the first time in three years that Blake will compete in Connecticut, when he was a wildcard and won the tournament. Blake is a two-time champion of the event.
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Fairfield softball team being honored

The Fairfield 9/10 girls softball team will be honored today with a celebration at Sherman Green tonight beginning at 6 p.m. Here is the press release The team lost in its regional final game to New Hyde Park, N.Y., 5-4 on Saturday night in Fleetville, Pa. The team was District 2, Section 1, Connecticut
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