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Monthly Archive for March, 2011

: March, 2011

Championship Day running Blog

On this historic day in the state of Connecticut, it is only fitting that I do something historic. Fairfield Prep and St. Joseph will embark upon two games in two sports on one day for state titles. I will be at both, blogging about whatever catches my fancy, and sending back the intriguing things that
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Prep wins classic against Xavier

It is likely a game that Fairfield Prep folks will be talking about for years to come. If you didn’t hear, the Jesuits stunned Xavier 61-59 on Friday night at Alumni Hall in the Class LL quarterfinal. For the full rundown on that game, click here. The numerous story lines lend themselves to dig deeper,
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Three teams left

And then there were three. Fairfield Prep boys basketball and ice hockey and ND-Fairfield boys basketball. Those three are the only squads left with hopes of winning a state title. All three are in action over the next two days. Both Prep teams have dates with conference rivals. ND will take on Stonington. I said
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Town boys state preview

The show begins now. We, at the Fairfield Citizen, featured the public boys basketball teams on the cover of our sports preview this year, and I did previews on all four teams. I’m surprised that three teams have reached states, I’m also somewhat surprised that Prep will open with a home game tonight. But, that’s
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Prep loses cool, SCC semifinal

The Fairfield Prep boys basketball team has been extremely resourceful and calm in its 2010-11 season. Head coach Leo Redgate gives up that vibe. He’s extraordinarily unflappable. His business savvy lends itself to keeping a calm and cool demeanor, which the Jesuits have thrived off of. I’d argue that Prep’s ability to remain calm and
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