Peter Archey of Darien tries to bring down Greenwich quarterback Matt Marzulla down for a sack. Bob Luckey photo

Darien downs Greenwich, improves to 2-0

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Darien coach Rob Trifone told me when I interviewed him Tuesday night that it was a shame his Blue Wave squad was going to play Greenwich  in its FCIAC opener in Week 2 of the season. Trifone thought a matchup between two formidable teams was a better fit for Week 7 or 8 – closer […] [Read More]
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Swing Fore Hope charity event a success

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The Greenwich Women’s Golf Club and the  Bruce Women’s Golf Association held another successful charity event on Aug. 14 at Griffith E. Harris Golf Course in Greenwich – their annual Swing Fore Hope Tournament. Merchants, members and friends visited The Griff and helped raise more than $12,000, which will be donated to The Lustgarten Foundation […] [Read More]
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From left to right, Jaap Stockmann, a goalkeeper for the Netherlands national field hockey team, Sacred Heart coach Alexandru Gheorghe, Mark Knowles, the captain of the 2014 Australian national team, and Jamie Dwyer, a member of the Australian national team, gather at the JDH Field Hockey Clinic, held on Aug. 6 at Convent of the Sacred Heart. Photo provided by Sacred Heart

World Cup stars appear at CSH field hockey clinic

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Players attending the JDH Academy Field Hockey Clinic at Convent of the Sacred Heart Wednesday learned the skills of the sport from the best, as international stars Mark Knowles, Jamie Dwyer and Jaap Stockmann paid a special visit to the school. The clinic featured two sessions— one for fifth to eighth graders and one for […] [Read More]
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Swing Fore Hope Golf Event

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The Greenwich Women’s Golf Club and the Bruce Women’s Golf Association at Griffith E. Harris Golf Course will support The Lustgarten Foundation and Alzheimer’s Association – Connecticut Chapter – at this year’s Swing Fore Hope Golf event at Griffith E. Harris Golf Course on Thursday, Aug. 14 at 1:30 p.m. Over the past 14 years, […] [Read More]
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DOOM from Massachusetts was the overall winner of the Greenwich Wiffle Ball Tournament on Saturday. Photo by Erin Montague.

Wiffle ball champions crowned

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Greenwich Polo Club was an extremely busy place Saturday, as the all-day Greenwich Townwide Wiffle Ball Tournament was held. Sponsored by the Greenwich United Way, the tournament featured 64 teams from the tri-state area and even Massachusetts. The event raised funds for Greenwich’s first official Wiffle ball field, which will be built at Byram Park, […] [Read More]
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Beninati to play at elite football camp

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Matt Beninati of  Brunswick School will compete among the elite next week. Beninati, who is entering his sophomore year at Brunswick, was invited to play at Football University’s TOP GUN – a renowned high school prep football all-star camp – at Dublin Jerome High School in Dublin, Ohio. TOP GUN, which takes place July 17-19, […] [Read More]
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Alex Loparco, Mike Genaro and Devin McGrath were named captains of the Greenwich High School baseball team for the 2015 season. The trio are joined in this picture by coach Phil Tarantino. Contributed photo.

Loparco, McGrath, Genaro GHS baseball 2015 captains

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Greenwich High School officially capped its 2014 baseball season by holding its team banquet recently – an event featuring awards and the announcement of the squad’s 2015 captains. Pitchers Kyle Dunster and J.T. Hintzen, who graduated from Greenwich High on Thursday, each received the Most Valuable Player award. The co-MVP duo excelled on the mound […] [Read More]
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Charlotte Clark of Sacred Heart looks for an opening while being defended by Greenwich's Grace Paletta. Amy Mortensen photo.

Sacred Heart turns away Greenwich in lacrosse matchup

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Convent of the Sacred Heart started strong and finished with a flurry in recording a 17-14 win against neighborhood rival Greenwich High School Wednesday in a well-played matchup at Cardinal Stadium . The Tigers (10-6-1) jumped out to a 5-1 lead, then when the Cardinals cut a 15-10 deficit to 15-14 with just less than […] [Read More]
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