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3 hrs ago | The Darien Daily Voice
Coach Erin McHugh and the Darien 8th grade girls basketball team won the season-ending tournament in the Fairfield County Basketball League.
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Waterford coach Greg Gwudz couldn't bring himself to look at the time as Connor Lewis caught an offensive rebound with the clock headed for zero Tuesday night and still had to spin to face the basket and shoot the ball.
Take one look at the bodies as the Fairfield Prep boys basketball team steps on the court each night and it's easy to see why the Jesuits have been the state's benchmark this season.
Just three days after making the game-clinching play that gave the Cromwell girls basketball team its third-consecutive Shoreline Conference championship, Nicole Rojas was back in the spotlight as the Panthers started the defense of its CIAC Class M championship in an opening round match against visiting #31-seeded Enfield.
Josh Green was on fire last week. The 6'2" senior guard scored a sizzling 21 second-half points en route to a game-high 24 as Cromwell defeated East Hampton, 75-56, to earn its second Shoreline Conference Boys Basketball Championship in the last three seasons Friday, March 7, at Wilbur Cross High School.
The South Windsor senior forward missed three free throws at the start of the game.
Darien guard Matt Staubi attempts to get by his defender in the opening quarter of the Blue Wave's first round state tournament game at Guilford on Monday, March 10. Photo: Andrew Callahan George Phillips looks to pass the ball, as teammmate Chima Azuonwu finishes setting a screen in the opening quarter of Darien's first round state tournament game ... (more)
Mike McClean had never made a game-winning shot before Monday night, but the Stratford junior picked a great time to come through with his first.
Stafford coach Mike Morhardt summed up the Immaculate squad in one sentence after his Bulldogs suffered a 20-point defeat Monday night: "They've got a lot of weapons," he said.
On Monday, the second-seeded Panthers defeated seventh-seeded Lewis Mills 67-53 in the Class M quarterfinals at Cromwell High School to advance to their fourth straight semifinal.
John McGinnis had two goals and an assist to lead fifth-seeded Bowdoin to a 5-4 victory over top-seeded Trinity in a NESCAC men's hockey semifinal Saturday at the Koeppel Center in Hartford.
Hard work and dedication are supposed to trump all, but in Fairfield County high school athletics, this is simply not true.
TOUGH DRAW: LL is stacked on the top half of the bracket. You could make an argument for any of the top 10 teams making a run to Mohegan Sun and nobody's road is going to be easy.
Top row, from left to right: Busra Saral , Tianna Conway , Taylor Saunders , Erin Caesar , Victoria Santiago , Skyler O'Neil , Amber Fowler , LeeAnne Green , Andrew Owens '08 ; bottom row from left to right: Hannah Davis , Michaela Boyle , Mikayla Birney and Siobhan Boyle ; Not pictured: Coach Yassine Talhaoui and Assistant Coach Rachel Meyers .
Freshman Caitlyn Dittman scored 18 points and had 12 rebounds as St. Bernard School advanced to the quarterfinals of the CIAC Class S girls' basketball tournament, beating No.