New Haven Register 2013-14 All-State Boys Basketball Team

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MVP Paschal Chukwu Fairfield Prep, Sr., 7-0, C Stats: Averaged 14.3 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks per game for the SCC champions. Finished with 21 points, 17 rebounds and 12 blocks in the Class LL state final against Bridgeport Central. Honors: Two-time All-State and All-SCC Quinnipiac Division selection. Named MVP of the SCC this […]

NH Register 2013-14 All-State boys basketball team lineups

FIRST TEAM Player                        Height    School                   Year Tyler Ancrum             5-9         Bridgeport Central    Sr. Paschal Chukwu        7-2         Fairfield Prep             Sr Raiquan Clark            6-4          Hillhouse                   Sr. E.J. Crawford             6-4   […]

Boys basketball: NH Register State Player of the Year: Paschal Chukwu, Fairfield Prep

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The NH Register State Boys Basketball Player of the Year, Paschal Chukwu of Fairfield Prep

Imagine what it would have been like if Paschal Chukwu had stuck with the sport he first became familiar with. You are the soccer team’s goalkeeper with this 7-foot striker coming at you in a one-on-one situation. Or he lines up to take a penalty kick on you. Imagine someone a foot smaller trying to […]

2014 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Basketball Team

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Most Valuable Player Paschal Chukwu Fairfield Prep, Sr., 7-0, C Stats: Averaged 14.3 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks per game for the SCC champion. Finished with 21 points, 17 rebounds and 12 blocks in the Class LL state final against Bridgeport Central. Honors: Two-time All-Area and All-SCC Quinnipiac Division selection. Named MVP of the […]

Boys basketball: Former Portland coach Gene Reilly dies

Former Portland boys basketball coach Gene Reilly, one of the all-time winningest coaches in state history, passed away Sunday at Rhode Island Hospital. He was 70. Reilly coached for 35 years at Portland (1972-2007), winning 547 games, still the sixth-best victory total in state history. Reilly also won one Class S state championship in 1982 […]

Fry named new Athletic Director of Fairfield Warde

Fairfield Warde High School didn’t have to look too far to find its new athletic director. Last Friday it was announced that Seth Fry would become the new athletic director. Fry has been involved in the Fairfield school system holding numerous positions as he currently teaches and is the Activities Director at Warde. Fry takes […]

Basketball: CT East girls, CT boys win at JCC Schoolboy/Schoolgirl Classic

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Hillhouse’s Raiquan Clark goes up for a layup during the Schoolboy/Schoolgirl All-Star Classic basketball at the Greater New Haven JCC.

WOODBRIDGE >> The last high school basketball hurrah for the state’s best players in the 53rd annual JCC Schoolboy/Schoolgirl Classic was to be bittersweet. However, the East girls All Stars and the Connecticut boys All-Stars made it heavier on the sweet as both teams won Sunday at the JCC of Greater New Haven. In the […]

Litchfield County Area Boys Basketball MVP: Jake Johnson, Terryville

Terryville's Jake Johnson averaged 17.4 points per-game, 8.5 rebounds and six assists this season.
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Before every home game at Terryville high school, after the away teams starting lineup is announced, the Kangaroos lineup, as their fans stand and cheer, is announced one by one with one senior being the last player announced. “Senior, number 21, “Mr. Everything,” Jacob Johnson,” the Terryville announcer said. The Terryville announcer wasn’t exaggerating calling […]

Litchfield County All-Area Boys Basketball Team

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Jake Johnson – Area MVP Terryville, Sr. Guard/Forward Stats: Averaged 17.4 points per-game, 8.5 rebounds and six assists to help lead the Terryville Kangaroos to a 22 win season and both the Berkshire League regular season and tournament titles. Johnson reached the 1000 career point plateauthis season and finished his career with 1,276 points. Honors: […]

As CIAC crowns champions, Public School vs. Private and ‘Choice’ School debate rages on

Public or Private or 'Choice?' East Catholic and Weaver, which battled for the Class L boys basketball title, are considered 'Schools of Choice,' but is their success overwhelming Public competition? (Photo Peter Paguaga)

UNCASVILLE >> Capital Prep, a Hartford magnet school, cruised to its second girls basketball state title Saturday morning at the Mohegan Sun Arena. Not too long after that, East Catholic, a parochial school, followed suit on its way to a Class M state championship. Meanwhile, an hour’s drive down 95-South, Fairfield Prep, another parochial school, […]

Boys basketball: All-SCC teams

All-Quinnipiac Paschal Chukwu (Fairfield Prep), Elijah Pemberton (Xavier), Brandon McPherson (Xavier), Tahj Eaddy (Notre Dame), Gary Dudley (West Haven), Keith Pettway (Fairfield Prep) All-Housatonic Dave Ryan (Amity), Andrew Yamin (Cheshire), Collin Jordan (Cheshire), Mike Tiedemann (Sheehan), Brandon Rentas (Sheehan), Pat Murphy (Shelton) All-Hammonasset Andre Frederick (Hand), Luke Dombroski (Guilford), Will Cofrances (Guilford), Shane Christie (Hillhouse), […]

Boys basketball: JCC Schoolboy Classic roster, game information

The Connecticut roster for the 53rd annual JCC Schoolboy/Schoolgirl Classic, to be held on Sunday, April 13 at the New Haven Jewish Community Center in Woodbridge, is as follows: Tyler Ancrum (Bridgeport Central) Raiquan Clark (Hillhouse) Paschal Chukwu (Fairfield Prep) Andre Frederick (Hand) Ian Gardener (Kolbe Cathedral) Levy Gillespie Jr. (Capital Prep) Chris Lowry (Woodstock […]

Boys basketball: Bridgeport Central finishes No. 1 in final GameTimeCT poll

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It was one of the most dramatic comebacks in one of the biggest games of the 2013-14 boys basketball season. Bridgeport Central trailed 47-29 at halftime against Fairfield Prep in Saturday’s Class LL state final. By the end of the third quarter, a great defensive effort had Bridgeport Central out in front. “I don’t think […]

Boys basketball: Reilly believed East Catholic would find a way to win

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East Catholic coach Luke Reilly remembers the aftermath of the Eagles’ Senior Night vividly. East Catholic lost to Weaver 76-74, their second loss to the Beavers this season. He remembered the postgame speech. “After that loss, we knew we had one month left in the season, and that night we said, ‘A month from tomorrow, […]

Boys basketball: Not an easy road to Class S title for Sacred Heart

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Sacred Heart may have been the favorite to win the Class S state championship, but it wasn’t easy. A pair of Shoreline Conference schools gave the Hearts their toughest games. East Hampton only lost by two, 64-62 in the quarterfinals. Then Valley Regional gave Sacred Heart all it could handle in the final on Sunday […]

2014 GameTimeCT / Register final boys basketball Top 10: Bridgeport Central, Fairfield Prep, Windsor finish 1-2-3

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Team                                            Points Last Class 1. Bridgeport Central (27-1) (18) 540   2   LL Final result: Def. Fairfield Prep 76-73 for the Class LL state title. Bottom line: The Hilltoppers finish No. 1 for the first time since 2010. 2. Fairfield Prep (27-1)                490   1   LL Final result: Lost to Bridgeport Central 76-73 […]

Boys basketball: NH County area final scoring leaders

From games reported to the Register. Player School Gms Pts Avg. Issac Vann Bunnell 24 557 23.2 Eric Rankin Stratford 17 388 22.8 Chris Jean-Pierre Valley Reg. 22 422 19.2 Josh Fleming Wilbur Cross 20 368 18.4 Mark DiLauro North Branford 20 361 18.1 Elijah Pemberton Xavier 21 372 17.7 Cade Muckle Westbrook 22 382 […]

Boys basketball: New Haven County area three-point leaders

From games reported to the Register Name School Player Sam Grigo Westbrook 80 Josh Fleming Wilbur Cross 69 David Bradbury Valley Regional 64 Dylan Vienneau Law 52 Patrick Murphy Shelton 50 Brendan Hughes Hand 46 Tahj Eaddy Notre Dame 45 Tyler Stevens Seymour 44 Eugene Culver Ansonia 44 Charlie Zane Hopkins 41 TJ Rountree Hamden […]

CPTVSports, NHFS Championship Weekend Replay Schedule

Tyler Ancrum raises his finger to the air in front of Central's student section after the Hilltoppers' 76-73 Class LL championship over Fairfield Prep Saturday (Screen cap Sean Patrick Bowley)

Did you miss any of the thrilling state championship games this weekend? Or do you want to just relive all of the great moments? CPTV Sports is replaying all of its coverage of the finals, including replays of its live basketball coverage and the tape-delayed hockey championships. You can watch CPTV Sports on the following […]