NEW HAVEN >> The first half looked almost like a carbon copy of the first game Career played against Hillhouse: Career controlled the tempo, mad shots and frustrated the Academics. Career lost the first time around by just five and did lead for most of Monday’s first half at the Floyd Little Athletic Center. Then […]
Sam Nassar scored 30 points and Dean Pettway added 12 to lead the Law boys basketball team to a 71-70 SCC win over Lyman Hall in Wallingford on Monday. It was Law’s first win since the 2014-15 regular season and snapped a 42-game losing streak. Conor Creane added 12 points for Law (1-10). Kevin Ransom […]
Saturday’s Star Zakery Santoemma, Hand wrestling: Won three matches as the Tigers placed first at the Morgan Duals. Vote for Monday’s Star of the Day until 9 p.m. on Tuesday.
MIDDLETOWN >> Middletown’s boys basketball team played well enough to win. “It was one of those games in which we did enough,” said Middletown coach Rick Privott after Middletown’s 62-48 win over Berlin at the LaBella-Sullivan Gymnasium Monday evening. “But we didn’t play very well. We didn’t shoot well, we missed a lot of layups […]
Undefeated Wilton makes its first appearance in the top 10. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. HILLHOUSE 11-0 18 596 1 LL Results: Def. Springfield Central (Mass.) 70-63; def. Fairfield Prep 79-42; def. Hamden 62-58. Bottom line: The Academics will now have to manage the rest of the regular season without senior guard […]
What started simply as helping a fellow football official in his time of need has grown into a pair of non-profit fund-raisers to help more than just those who officiate games. The New Haven Football Officials Charity (NHFOC), a non-profit organization, has two major fund-raisers, including one this Saturday night at the Italian-American Club in […]
As the regular season closes in on the midway point, a number of injuries could impact how the rest of the season goes in the Southern Connecticut Conference. Hillhouse coach Renard Sutton confirmed that senior guard Joey Kasperzyk has a fractured right wrist and is out for four more weeks, which would take him through […]
FINE PERFORMANCES • Zhyaire Fernandes, Bunnell: Had 28 points and 16 rebounds in the Bulldogs’ 57-50 loss to Notre Dame-Fairfield. • C.J. Seaforth, Hamden: Scored 35 points in a 81-79 loss to Bassick. • Jaylen Crawford, Seymour: Had 35 points in the Wildcats’ 93-55 win over Derby. • Joe Steinman, West Haven: Had a game-high […]
Through Sunday SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT CONFERENCE Hammonasset Division Division Overall W L W L Fairfield Prep 4 0 6 5 Xavier 3 1 5 5 Sheehan 1 3 6 5 Guilford 1 3 6 3 Cheshire 1 3 4 7 Housatonic Division Division Overall W L W L Hillhouse 4 0 11 0 Hamden 3 1 […]
Welcome back to a weekend edition of #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters. Here are a couple of first half buzzer-beaters submitted to us from last week’s games. Above is Stamford’s Jerome Atkinson’s sick three-quarter court prayer to end the first half of a 55-51 FCIAC loss to Darien. Atkinson finished with 17 points, including two 3-pointers. Below is Woodland […]
Friday’s Star Liam Bell, Westbrook boys basketball: Finished with 18 points, including the 1,000th of his career and completed a triple-double (11 rebounds and 10 assists, along with nine steals) to help Westbrook beat Hale-Ray 58-40.
Tremont Waters hit a 3-pointer with just seconds left in the game to lead No. 2 Notre Dame-West Haven to a 70-69 win over Bergen Catholic, the No. 4 ranked team in New Jersey. Waters finished with 33 points. Tim Dawson had 11 points and Connor Raines added 10 points for the Green Knights. NOTRE […]
The Crawford boys put on a show in Seymour’s 65-64 victory over Naugatuck Friday night. Junior Jaylen Crawford scored 18 points and sophomore Kevin Crawford scored 17 in the victory, Seymour’s fourth straight. Five of Kevin Crawford’s points particularly stood out: His insane, full extension dunk on a fast break and then his driving layup […]
@SportsCenter Easily in the top ten of all time #SCtop10 #SCTopTen @TenagliaBrett pic.twitter.com/3h8PoHQmla — Mike Farrell (@mf2531) January 21, 2017 We normally stick to varsity games here on #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters. HOWEVER… We do make exceptions in extreme circumstances. This absolutely qualifies. Behold: Brett Tenaglia’s FULL COURT buzzer-beating heave to force overtime in New Fairfield’s junior varsity […]
Thursday’s Star Anna Cheverella, Derby girls basketball: She had 18 points in a 44-42 win over Bullard-Havens. Vote for Friday’s Star until Saturday at 9 p.m.
Seymour 65, Naugatuck 64 >> Kevin Crawford’s three-point play with 7 seconds left gave Seymour this NVL home win. Jaylen and Kevin Crawford combined for 35 points for the Wildcats (6-4). Westbrook 58, Hale-Ray 40 >> Liam Bell finished with 18 points, including the 1,000th of his career, and completed a triple-double (11 rebounds and […]
ROCKY HILL >> It was one of those nights where you just knew the ball was going to go in for Middletown. The eighth-ranked team in the GameTimeCT/New Haven Register Top-10 boys basketball poll drained 12 3-pointers — eight in the second half — as it beat Rocky Hill 78-56 on McCabe Court at Rocky […]
MILFORD – If you told Branford basketball coach Jake Palluzzi before Friday night’s game at Law that his Hornets would allow 57 points, he might have asked if his team would end up on the losing end. But that wasn’t the case as the Hornets exploded for a season-high 84 points in an 84-57 Southern […]
I'll just leave this here ???????????? pic.twitter.com/lS6uDAV4Rd — C-Dolla???? (@cassie8905) January 21, 2017 We love crosstown rivalries. We love them even more when they come down to the wire… and even more if they’re in overtime. And, when they end in a moment for #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters? It’s glorious. Such was the situation at Bristol Eastern — […]
WEST HAVEN >> With his team looking to gain some respect from around the league, West Haven coach Harry Bosley knew the Westies would have to earn it. Rallying in overtime to defeat Career certainly is a step in the right direction. Behind 30 points from junior Josiah Steinman and 13 more from sophomore Marquel Bookert, […]