Boys Cross Country: Amity wins 1st Class LL state title since 2010

Amity wins the Class LL crown for the first time since 2010. The Spartans finished with a score of 90.  Photo-Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register

MANCHESTER >> The Amity boys cross country team knew it had a shot to take the Class LL title. The pre-race hype was in their favor, according to Kyle Beaudette. “We came into this pretty high in the polls,” he said. “We were looking to do some pretty big things.” The Spartans did big things […]

Week 7 High School Football Primer and Live Update Blog

Xavier's Teddy Duharte looks to maneuver past West Haven's Brandon Sebastian last week. Xavier faces Notre Dame-WH Friday at 7.

WEEK 7 SCHEDULE / RESULTS The SCC Division I race is in full effect with Xavier, Shelton and Cheshire putting their unbeaten records to the test against Notre Dame-WH, Hand and Fairfield Prep, respectively. In the SWC, Newtown goes right back into the fire vs. unbeaten Brookfield. New … [Read more...]

Football: Piccirillo, No. 5 Shelton rally past Hand

Photo by Dave Phillips
Shelton's Ed Deptula (21) and Ron Hubbard (44) try to tackle Hand's Mark Hill during Shelton's victory.

MADISON >> On a night when two undefeated Southern Connecticut Conference teams fell victim to the upset, Shelton survived and stands as the lone unbeaten team in the league. The Gaels (7-0) were pushed to the limit Friday night by Hand, but came from behind twice in the fourth quarter to … [Read more...]

Week 7 High School Football Games to Watch

Bobby Drysdale runs for yardage in the SWC championship. Brookfield's gone back to the Wing-T this year after several in the spread. The Bobcats are playing in their first state final since 2008.
(Mara Lavitt - New Haven Register)

The GameTimeCT / New Haven Register Top 10 Poll Week 7 Schedule   Brookfield at No. 4 Newtown WHEN -- Friday, 7 p.m. WHERE -- Blue and Gold Stadium, Newtown RECORDS -- Brookfield 6-0, Newtown 6-0 ON THE AIR -- CPTVSports LAST YEAR -- Newtown 35-7, Newtown 28-7 (SWC … [Read more...]