First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s ranking: Week 3, January 23, 2018 Team Record Points LW 1. Danbury (16) 8-1 536 1 2. Bristol Eastern (2) 5-0 508 2 3. Fairfield Warde 8-1 424 3 4. New Milford 5-0 404 5 5. […]
Eastern Connecticut Conference
The Eastern Connecticut Conference began operation in the 1934-35 academic year. The ECC is currently an 18-school league featuring competition in 23 sports programs. A board of directors governs the operations for the league which encompasses a large geographic area in the eastern side of the state.
League Website: www.eccathletics.org
For the third consecutive week, the top nine teams remained in the poll while another SCC team took the 10th spot. Guilford, winners of its first 10 games, moves into the top 10 for the first time.
FINE PERFORMANCES Tyler Thomas, Amity: Finished with 33 points in a 62-53 win over East Haven. D.J. Ransom, Wilcox Tech: Had 31 points in a 67-62 loss to Platt Tech. Shane Henderson, Old Saybrook: Finished with 32 points, including 16 of 16 from the free-throw line in the fourth quarter,l in a 62-55 win over […]
Stratford 62, Pomperaug 54: Sean Carroll had 23 points and Aaron Christy added 14 to lead Stratford to its SWC win in Stratford. Christy and Jaahdel Cyril combined for 13 rebounds for Stratford. Cheshire Academy 70, Masters 63 (at Cheshire) MASTERS30 33—63 C. ACADEMY34 36—70 Masters (6-11) Eke 5 3-4 14, Givens 3 2-2 10, […]
East Lyme stuns No. 7 and undefeated Waterford 64-60. East Lyme celebrates on Waterford floor. #ctbb pic.twitter.com/4lbpSu0ffo — Joe Morelli (@nhrJoeMorelli) January 19, 2018 WATERFORD – Dev Ostrowski led the way with 24 points as East Lyme upset seventh-ranked and previously undefeated Waterford 64-60 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference showdownbefore a sellout of 1,500. Ostrowski, […]
First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s ranking: Week 2, January 16, 2018 Team Record Points LW 1. Danbury (16) 7-0 508 1 2. Bristol Eastern (1) 5-0 446 2 3. Fairfield Warde 5-1 392 4 4. Southington 6-2 376 5 5. New Milford 4-0 364 […]
Sacred Heart and Hillhouse both lost again – to out-of-state teams – and Danbury suffered its first loss. But just like last week, there is only one new entry into the top 10: Wilbur Cross.
FINE PERFORMANCES Tyler Thomas, Amity: Had 47 points, including the 1,000th of his career, in a 78-77 loss to Notre Dame-West Haven. Brett LeQuire, North Branford: Poured in 33 points to lead the Thunderbirds over Cromwell 56-54. Sean Conway, Fairfield Warde: Had a quadruple-double (29 pts, 13 reb, 10 assists, 11 steals) in a 74-58 […]
It wasn’t named the Kelly Award winner as the No. 1 high school football team in Connecticut, yet Killingly’s football program was the toast of the Walter Camp Football Foundation’s Breakfast of Champions Saturday morning at the Omni Hotel in New Haven. The Class M champions earned just about every other honor. Running back Spencer […]
First-place votes in parentheses, record through Saturday, points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis, and last week’s ranking: Week 1, January 9, 2018 Team Record Points LW 1. Danbury (16) 6-0 480 2. Bristol Eastern 4-0 446 3. New Milford 3-0 378 4. Fairfield Warde 4-1 346 5. Southington 4-2 330 […]
Five teams lost in the top 10 last week, but there is only one new team this week: Xavier at No. 10, thanks to win over the previous 10th-place team, Notre Dame-West Haven, and Hillhouse.
FINE PERFORMANCES Isiah Gaiter, Sacred Heart: Had 39 points and 17 rebounds in the Hearts’ 65-57 win over Holy Cross. Mikey Buscetto, Waterford: Finished with 35 points, including the 1,000th of his career, in a 78-54 win over Plainfield. Jackson Benigni, Xavier: Scored 38 points in Xavier’s 66-58 win over Notre Dame-West Haven and added […]
EAST HAVEN — East Haven girls’ basketball coach Anthony Russell figured scheduling tough non-league games would only make his Yellowjackets better.He’ll find out if that’s the case.East Haven saw its undefeated season end Wednesday nig…
Hillhouse moved up two spots this week to No. 4. Four new teams joined the top 10, led by Hamden at No. 7.
FINE PERFORMANCES Anthony Senior, Kolbe Cathedral: Scored 31 points to help the Cougars upset Trinity Catholic 76-58. Mikey Buscetto, Waterford: Had a school-record 48 points to earn tournament MVP honors at the Artie Kohs Tournament. Waterford beat Ledyard 84-64. Also had 36 points and six steals in Waterford’s 91-58 victory over McMahon. Cliff Jones, Windham: […]
Amity 106, East Lyme 73 (at East Lyme) 200 yard Medley Relay: A- 1:40.66 Colin Roy, Arsenio Bustos, Kevin Yanagisawa, Tyler Roy, 200 yard Freestyle:A- 1:51.77 Kevin Yanagisawa, 200 Ind. Medley: A-2:02.41 Arsenio Bustos, 50 Freestyle: A-22.01 Colin Roy, Diving: EL- 194.35 Ben Prouty, 100 yard Butterfly: A- 54.80 Kevin Yanagisawa, 100 Freestyle: A- 48.73 […]
MIDDLETOWN — Xavier won’t be playing in the title game of its own Christmas Tournament.Ledyard saw to that by beating the Falcons in the feature game of the Arthur M. Kohs Christmas Tourney, 66-56, in front of 450 at the Kohs Gymnasium Wed…
Some video highlight dunks and a block for your viewing pleasure from the Hillhouse-weaver #ctbb game. pic.twitter.com/dXpCQWJk9k — Joe Morelli (@nhrJoeMorelli) December 17, 2017 HARTFORD – The two-time champs are primed and ready for a three-peat it seems — albeit in a different division, so to speak. Fourth-ranked Hillhouse dismantled No. 10 Weaver 80-56 at […]
East Catholic edged out Sacred Heart for the top spot. Hillhouse which won the last two Class LL state championships, is fourth.
Player, School, Height, Pos., Year: Comment Will Antrum, Wilbur Cross, 6-0, G, Sr.: Can shoot it from deep and can get to the rim. Governors need him night in, night out. Jackson Benigni, Xavier, 6-0, G, Jr.: Averaged 20.9 ppg. for the Falcons last season. Clearly the go-to guy. Tyler Bourne, Notre Dame-Fairfield, 5-8, G, […]