Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference

Nineteen schools make up the accurately named Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference which contains programs located in Connecticut’s Fairfield County in the southwest corner of the state. Since its founding in 1961 the league has consistently produced a high number of state champions. Commissioner John Kuczo currently at the helm of the league.
League Website: www.fciac.net

Wednesday’s Greater New Haven field hockey roundup: HK blanks Morgan 3-0

Haddam-Killingworth 3, Morgan 0 >> Katie Hausherr had a pair of goals and Julie Hausherr added two assists to lead the Cougars to their Shoreline conference win in Higganum. Goalie Meghan Cerino had five saves for the Cougars (2-0-0-1). Goalie Sofia Sicignano had seven saves for the Huskies (1-3). Hopkins 2, Westover 0 >> Annie […]

Wednesday’s Greater New Haven girls soccer roundup: Caplan, Burr score to lead Sheehan to victory

Amy Caplan and Kelsey Burr scored to lead the Sheehan girls soccer team to a 2-1 SCC win over Cheshire in Wallingford on Wednesday for the Titans’ first win over the Rams in 15 years. Caplan’s goal in the 74th minute gave the Titans a 2-0 lead as they hung on for the victory. Goalie […]

Wednesday’s New Haven County Boys Soccer Roundup: Moore leads Platt Tech

PLATT TECH 2, WILCOX TECH 0 >> Connor Moore scored twice for the visiting Panthers in this CSC victory at Meriden. Roy Orellana and Brandon Duhaime had assists for Platt Tech (3-1). SHEEHAN 2, AMITY 0 >> Andrew Caplan and Alex Ramirez scored for the visiting Titans in this SCC Housatonic Division victory at Woodbridge. […]

Week 1 Connecticut High School Football Schedule / Results / Story links

Photo Peter Hvidzak

Wednesday, Sept. 10 SCC-FCIAC CHALLENGE Cheshire 41, Ridgefield 14 Harding 38, Law 10 Thursday, Sept. 11 NVL BRASS Holy Cross 34, Wilby 6 NVL INTER Ansonia 45, Oxford 0 PEQUOT UNCAS Canton 35, SMSA/University 6 SCC/FCIAC CHALLENGE Wilbur Cross 29, McMahon 14 East Haven 24, Bassick 6 Ffld.Prep 59, Stamford 40 North Haven 42, Bridg.Central […]

Girls Basketball: Northeast College Showcase All-Tournament Team

  The following girls basketball players were named to the 2014 Northeast College Showcase All-Tournament Team in voting done by college coaches in attendance at the event held on September 7 at Hamden Hall.   PLAYER CLASS HIGH SCHOOL Kayla Croswell Senior Notre Dame HS-Fairfield Caitlyn Dittman     Sophomore St. Bernard HS Sarah Gallo                 Senior Mercy HS Alexandra Goslin Junior […]

Wednesday’s cross country roundup: Hand boys, Foran girls win Neubauer Invitational

Boys cross country Neubauer Invitational 3.1 Miles (at Wallingford) Team results: 1. Hand, 32; 2. Foran, 33; 3. Law, 99; 4. Lyman Hall, 105; 5 Sheehan, 113. Individual results: 1. Kevin Mastriano (Foran), 17:27; 2. Tyler Porcello (Foran), 17:36; 3. Adam Taylor (Hand), 17:41; 4. Jeremy Doucette (Law), 17:42; 5. Colin Roth (Hand), 17:45. Hamden […]

Wednesday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Daly scores five in Platt Tech rout

Erin Daly scored five goals for the Platt Tech girls soccer team, which defeated Kolbe Cathedral 6-2 Wednesday in a non-conference game at Bridgeport. Daly now holds the school record for goals with 66, breaking the mark set by Julia Navarro (64). Veronica Buzelle contributed four assists for the Panthers (2-0). Kolbe Cathedral dropped to […]

Greater New Haven volleyball roundup: Seymour dumps East Haven

Girls volleyball Seymour 3, East Haven 1 (At Seymour) Game scores: Seymour 25-17, 19-25, 25-8, 25-19. Notes: EH-Corinne Palmer had three aces, five kills and seven digs, Allison Luzzi had six kills and four Digs and Giovanna Russo had 17 assists; S—Jill Murphy had 11 kills, Jess Litwa had 10 kills and four blocks and […]

Girls soccer 2014: Greater New Haven season outlook

(John Vanacore — Register)
The Guilford girls soccer team hoist their state championhsip plaque in front of their fans to celebrate their Class L state championship over Branford.

SCC Hammonasset The reigning league and Class L state champions reside in this division. Guilford went 21-2 a year ago. The Indians return All-New England and Register All-Area performer Julia Carr (19 goals, 15 assists), a midfielder, as well as forward Allison Stephens, Paige Dostie on defense and Emily Stephens in goal. Guilford is the […]

Cross Country: Teams search for optimal training regimens for success

The Daniel Hand High School boys cross country team runs at the school. Photo by Arnold Gold/New Haven Register)

It’s a little past 3 p.m. on a hot Tuesday afternoon in late August. But members of the Branford cross country team don’t seem to mind the heat. There’s a lot of enthusiastic chatter among the crowd as they wait for coach Kevin Connell. They seem anxious to get their feet and bodies moving. A […]

All-Time New Haven Register All-Area Girls Soccer Teams

Girls Soccer All-Area Teams 2013 Coach: Scott McMahon, Guilford MVP: Tanya Altrui, Branford Nicole Basilicato, Guilford Julia Carr, Guilford Angela Ciaramella, Sacred Heart Academy Shea Connors, Wilbur Cross Emma Dunleavy, Lauralton Hall Cassie Giza, Amity Dakota Kelly, Amity Kendra Landy, Mercy Tori Loukakes, Guilford Alexandra Pelletier, Cheshire Dana Monz, Hopkins Mary Verneris, Sacred Heart Academy […]

All-Time New Haven Register All-Area Boys Soccer Teams

All-Area Boys Soccer Teams 2013 MVP: Pablo Perez, West Haven Coach: Brian Fitzgerald, Xavier Kenneth Callahan, Xavier Ryan Chieffo, North Haven Matt Cole, Valley Regional Max Condon, Branford Christian Koshgarian, Hand Tom Gardiner, Xavier Brian Jackson, Hand Antonio Jandreau, Lyman Hall Justin Kassouf, Foran Matthew Manzo, Shelton Daniel Murphy, Old Saybrook Noah Rattet, Guilford Dean […]

Recruiting 2015: Connecticut high school football college commits [updated]

The following is a living list of players at Connecticut High Schools who have made verbal commitments for the Class of 2015. The commitments are unbinding until the player signs a letter of intent beginning on National Signing Day on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. The list is compiled through various sources, including Scout.com, Rivals.com, Connecticut […]

Welcome back to high school football: Let’s get everybody caught up…

Things happened while we weren't playing high school football, from another round of coaching turnover to future conference realignment and implementation of eight state championships (Graphic Sean Patrick Bowley)

Football. Sweet… nourishing… football. It’s back, baby. The 2014 season’s first practices begin on Wednesday for those programs that didn’t engage in spring football. We are 28 DAYS away from the 2014 kickoff. Ridgefield vs. Cheshire and Harding at Law on Sept. 10. And, if you’ve been somewhere tropical, or you don’t pay attention until […]

Hamden Hall lacrosse coaches Raccio, Keogh take similar positions at Cheshire Academy

Cheshire Academy had a pair of lacrosse head coaching openings and didn’t go too far to fill the vacancies according to an announcement by the Cats’ communication office. A.J. Raccio, the Hamden Hall boys lacrosse coach the past six seasons, returns to his alma mater to coach the Cheshire Academy boys lacrosse team. Katie Keogh, who […]

2014 New Haven County All-Area Baseball Team

(Mara Lavitt — New Haven Register) 
NH County Area Baseball MVP: John Amendola, Notre Dame-West Haven.

John Amendola Notre Dame-West Haven, Sr., P Stats: Went 10-3 with four saves, a 0.77 earned run average, 65 strikeouts and just 10 walks in 84 innings pitched. Honors: All-SCC Quinnipiac Division and NHR All-State selection, as well as the team MVP. Off the field: Member of both the Spanish Honor Society and the Spanish […]