American Legion World Series: Michigan eliminates RCP

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MIDDLETOWN >> Midland (Michigan) rallied for two runs in the bottom of the ninth and eliminated Rocky Hill-Cromwell-Portland, 4-3, in the American Legion World Series Sunday night at Keeter Stadium in Shelby (N.C.). Trailing 3-2, Midland’s Steel O’Boyle drew a lead-off walk against RCP starter Jake Regula. O’Boyle went to second on a wild pitch […]

FCIAC Football 2014: Westhill preview

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Vitals Coach:  Frank F. Marcucio, III (3rd year, 8-13) Conference: FCIAC Playoff Class: LL (1,044 boys enrollment) Home: J. Walter Kennedy football field 2013 Record: 6-5 2014 Kickoff: Sept. 13 vs Norwalk, 1:30 p.m. Captains: Quaheem Dufane, Zac Cowit, Jacob Scarvey, Joe Schlessinger Team websites: MaxPreps page Top players Josh Exantus, 5-10, 175, Sr., RB/DB Isaiah Ramon, 6-0, 230, […]

FCIAC Football 2014: Harding preview

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Vitals Coach: Eddie Santiago (1st as head coach, took over Week 4 last season) Conference: FCIAC Playoff Class: L (551 boys enrollment) Home: Hedges Field, Bridgeport 2013 Record: 3-8 2014 Kickoff: Sept. 10 at Law, 7 p.m. Captains: Xavier Bass, Christian Hopkins, Jonathan Maldonado, Nick Wardlaw, Stephon O’Grinc Team websites: MaxPreps page Top players Xavier Bass, 6-2, 185, Jr., WR/DE […]

ECC Football 2014: Ledyard preview

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Above: Highlight reel for Ledyard back Josiah “JoJo” Shumaker, who is poised for another strong season running behind a veteran line. Vitals Coach: Jim Buonocore (15th year, 108-53-1) Conference: ECC Medium Playoff Class: M (434 boys enrollment) Home: William Mignault Field, Ledyard 2013 Record: 9-3 (lost to St. Joseph in Class M quarterfinals) 2014 Kickoff: Sept. 13 at RHAM, 1 p.m. […]

Pequot Football 2014: Morgan preview

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Vitals Coach: Mike Eagle (5th year, 20-22) Conference: Pequot Conference South Division Playoff Class: S (283 boys enrollment) Home: Peters Complex, Clinton 2013 Record: 10-2 (Class S state quarterfinalists) 2014 Kickoff: Haddam-Killingworth, Sept. 12, 6:30 p.m. Captains: Greg Lee, Joe Lee, Eric Peterson, Jake Ward Team websites: MaxPreps page Top players Jake Ward, 5-10, 190, Sr., […]