Constitution State Conference

A unique league among the 10 the Constitution State Conference is a collection of schools aligned by type, rather than geography. The league features 21 magnet and technical schools spread throughout the state.
League Website: www.cttech.org/csc/

Live Updates: The 2015 Boys Basketball Conference Tournaments

Hillhouse senior forward Troy Walters, Jr. elevates for a shot vs. Fairfield Prep earlier this season. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

The storm before the storm begins Thursday when the 2015 Connecticut boys basketball conferences commence their annual championship tournaments. The SCC, CCC and ECC start the whole shebang with first-round games on Thursday, Feb. 26. The SWC, CSC, NCC (Friday), NVL, FCIAC and Shoreline (among others, Saturday) join the fray on with quarterfinal rounds. Semifinals […]

2015 Girls Basketball Conference Championship: Live Updates

Alyssa Wright (left) of Cromwell collides with Tori Hopkins of Morgan as she drives to the basket in the first half in Clinton on 2/16/2015. Photo by Arnold Gold/New Haven Register

It’s Championship Week in Girls Basketball. Below are links to each Tournament Central page complete with schedules and brackets. Follow along with the live blog below for updates from around the state. We wrap up Championship Week with finals from the Shoreline Conference, ECC, Berkshire League and Fairchester League. You can watch the Shoreline final between Cromwell and […]

CSC Girls Basketball Championship: Capital Prep rolls to eighth-straight title

Capital Prep, the 2015 CSC Girls Basketball Champions. (via cttech.org

Capital Prep won its eighth-consecutive Constitution State Conference title, crushing Bullard Havens, 102-36, Thursday night at Kaynor Tech in Waterbury. Kiah Gillespie, the reigning Gatorade State Player of the Year, scored 35 points and had 19 rebounds. Desiree Elmore scored 31 points and had 25 rebounds. Angelique Rodriguez scored 17 points, including nine 3-pointers. “This one […]

2015 CIAC girls basketball tournament pairings, schedule

Mercy Tiger Kendra Landy (#20) drives to the hoop against Capitol Prep Trailblazer Dazha Ward during the Trailblazers 88-48 win in January. (Photo John Vanacore)

CLASS LL FIRST ROUND Monday, 7 p.m. No. 28 Danbury (9-11) at No. 5 Fairfield Warde (18-2) Tuesday, 7 p.m. Upper bracket: No. 32 New Milford (8-12) at No. 1 South Windsor (20-0); No. 17 Glastonbury (13-7) at No. 16 Southington (14-6); No. 25 Norwalk (10-10) at No. 8 Greenwich (17-3); No. 24 Amity (10-10) […]

Middletown roundup: No. 8 Blue Dragons advance to CCC quarterfinals

Boys Basketball Middletown 66, New Britain 59 >> Middletown outscored the Golden Hurricanes, 24-13, in the fourth quarter and advanced to the Central Connecticut Conference quarterfinals on Thursday night at LaBella-Sullivan Gymnasium. The second-seeded Blue Dragons (19-2) will meet No. 7 Bloomfield (17-4) on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Bulkeley High School. Bloomfield defeated No. […]

Indoor Track: New England Championship performance list

Friday, the top Connecticut indoor track athletes will travel to Boston to compete at the 28th annual New England Indoor Track and Field Championships. The meet, held at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center, is slated to start at 4:30 p.m. with field events. Track events will begin at 5. Here is the performance […]

2015 CSC Boys Basketball Tournament schedule, bracket

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The Constitution State Conference Boys Basketball Tournament will begin Friday, Feb. 27 at the sites of the higher seeds and conclude with semifinals March 4 and March 6 at Sports Medical Sciences Academy. Capital Prep is the defending champion. Live Updates from all the boys basketball tournaments Quarterfinals Friday, Feb. 27 at higher seeds, 7 […]

Girls Basketball: Henry C’s CIAC Tournament Bracket Breakdown

The CIAC Tournament brackets have officially been released. All of the fields seem to be wide open this season, with the exception of Class L where Capital Prep should be the overwhelming favorite to win the state title this season. Below is a breakdown of how the CIAC Tournament could play out. The 2015 CIAC […]

Tuesday’s NH County boys basketball roundup: Fairfield Prep edges Cheshire

Patrick Harding scored 22 points for the host Fairfield Prep boys basketball team in an 82-79 Southern Connecticut Conference interdivision win over Cheshire Tuesday in Fairfield. Rick Kelly added 18 points, while Thomas Nolan and Ryan Foley each chipped in with 14 points for the Jesuits. Andrew Yamin scored a game-high 26 points and Dyan […]

Middletown boys basketball roundup: No. 8 Blue Dragons edge Bulkeley in OT

Middletown 57, Bulkeley 56 (OT) >> At Hartford, Savon Williams scored 16 points as the No. 8 Blue Dragons edged the Panthers to clinch the Central Connecticut Conference South Division title on Monday. Tyshaun James added 13 points and Caylen Williams had 11 points for Middletown (18-2). Javon Alston had a game-high 20 points, while […]

Monday’s NH County Boys Basketball Roundup: Sheehan topples Hamden

Brad Landry scored 29 points for visiting Sheehan in a 78-59 Southern Connecticut Conference interdivision victory over host Hamden. Turner French scored 13 points, while Chris Gerzabek and Brandon Rentas each added 11 points, for the Titans. C.J. Seaforth scored 17 points for the Green Dragons (15-5). HAND 72, WILBUR CROSS 51 >> Jack Driscoll […]

GameTimeCT / Register boys basketball top 10 poll: Weaver, Middletown move up

Hillhouse's Donell Allick cuts between two Fairfield Prep defenders during an earlier game at Alumni Hall (Photo Catherine Avalone)

Not much activity this week as all 10 teams remain the same, just some position changes. The league tournaments begin on Thursday as the stretch run really begins. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SACRED HEART 19-0 18 540 1 S Last week: Def. Holy Cross 19-0. Bottom line: Only St. Paul Tuesday […]

Boys basketball: Top state performances last week, some games to go watch this week

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Whitney tech's Pha'Rod Goodjohn, right, scored 41 points in one game and surpassed 1,000 career points in another last week.

FINE PERFORMANCES • Pha’Rod Goodjohn, Whitney Tech: Senior guard surpassed the 1,000-point barrier for his career (in less than three seasons) in a 65-55 loss to Platt Tech. Goodjohn finished the game with 22 points. He then had 41 points and 15 rebounds in a 86-74 in over O’Brien Tech and another 21 points as […]

Boys basketball: New Haven County area three-point leaders

From games reported to the Register. Player Team #pts. Jason Frazer West Haven 58 Drew Nolan Hopkins 41 Tyreek Perkins Career 41 Nick Durso East Haven 40 Blair Johnson Hamden 39 Tushar Spooner Seymour 37 Brett Lequire North Branford 37 Pat Doyle Notre Dame 35 Rich Kelly Fairfield Prep 35 Joe Carbone Branford 35 Troy […]

Boys basketball: New Haven County area scoring leaders

From games reported to the Register. Head coaches only can make corrections by emailingjmorelli@nhregister.com. Player Team Gms. Pts. Avg. Mike Sulik St. Joseph 12 232 19.3 Robert Durant Wilbur Cross 18 344 19.1 Tyreek Perkins Career 19 361 19.0 Joe Carter Platt Tech 13 235 18.1 Nick Durso East Haven 18 319 17.7 Jeff Stockmal […]

GameTimeCT / Register Girls Basketball Top 10 Poll: Wilton moves up

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Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1.  Capital Prep  19-1 16 480 1 L Last week:  Def. Nazareth (New York) 90-39 and Windham Tech 108-41 in the CSC quarterfinals. Bottom line: Kiah Gillespie scored her 2,000th career point Friday. The rich get richer. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 2.  Farmington  22-0 0 434 2 […]

Girls Basketball: The Hoops Hub for Feb. 22

The Hoops Hub The News Hub GameTimeCT.com/Register Top 10 Poll: Wilton moves up! Team, first: Hand does it as a team. Court Vision: Vote for the Baller of the Week! Standings: Find out what your favorite teams record is! Leaders: Scoring leaders and three point leaders right here. The Postseason Hub Conference Tournament Central: Your […]