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

Football 2015: Familiar faces starting fresh in different Greater New Haven area coaching positions

The new coaches of the SCC in 2015. Top, from left to right, Guilford's Mike Eagle, West Haven's Rich Boshea, Fairfield Prep's Keith Hellstern. Bottom, left to right: Amity's Ted Czepiga, East Haven's Melvin Wells, Lyman Hall's Aiden Lynch (Photos John Vanacore)

Football rosters are often helpful to spectators to be able to identify players quickly. This season, spectators may also need them to figure out the many new head coaches in the Greater New Haven area. When play begins on Sept. 11, 14 coaches will officially debut at their new schools. Some were head coaches previously, […]

Football: Hopkins, Hamden Hall won’t play annual game in 2015 or 2016

Justise Antrum of Hamden Hall gets a long gain before being tackled by Charlie Streeter and Walker Schneider of Hopkins during first quarter football football action last November. This will be the last football game played between the two Fairchester League rivals for at least two seasons.
Peter Hvizdak/Register

The last memory of the Hamden Hall-Hopkins football rivalry is the Hornets’ romping to a 52-14 victory under the lights at Sonny Coughlin Field last November. That memory will have to do for awhile. The two Fairchester League football rivals will not play the next two seasons. Barbara Riley, the headmaster at Hopkins, said the […]

Soccer: 2015 All-American games to be held in December

(Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register)  St. Joseph head coach Jack Nogueira coaches the Cadets to a 5-1 win over the Cheshire Rams at the Dalling Sports Complex at St. Joseph High School in Trumbull, Thursday, November 6, 2014 in CIAC Class LL second round soccer action. The #3 Cadets will play the Fairfield Warde Mustangs ranked sixth on November 9 in Trumbull.

The 2015 Girls and Boys High School Soccer All-American games will be held Dec. 5 at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Connecticut girls on the East team watch list are as follows: Maggie Basta, Greenwich Academy, F Jenna Bike, St. Joseph, F Mara Constantino, Glastonbury, M Kaila Lozado, Newington, F Abbey […]

2015 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Lacrosse Team

(Photo: Catherine Avaloner)

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Lacrosse team. Capsules by Dan Nowak. Photos by Arnold Gold unless noted. Most Valuable Player Colin Uyeki North Haven, Sr., Attackman Stats: Had 58 goals, 45 assists and 38 ground balls, set a single-season school record for points (103) and career school records for points (285) and goals […]

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Baseball Team

North Haven catcher Nick Proto waits to slap a tag on East Lyme's Corey Levesque in the seventh inning. The Indians 3-2 win over the East Lyme Vikings for the Class L state championship game, Saturday night, June 13, 2015 at Palmer Field in Middletown. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Baseball Team. Captions by Henry Chisholm. Photos by Arnold Gold unless noted. Most Valuable Player Mike Cowell – MVP Shelton, Sr., P/IF Stats: Threw two no-hitters, went 8-1, tossed 102 strikeouts with only 11 walks in 68 innings pitched. Also batted .406 with 19 RBIs. Honors: SCC Player of […]

2015 New Haven Register All-Area Girls Lacrosse Team

2015 All Area Girls Lacrosse

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Girls Lacrosse Team. Capsules by Dan Nowak. Most Valuable Player Lauren Cole Hand, Sr., Attack Stats: Had a single-season school record 128 goals and holds the school’s all-time scoring record with 317 goals. Also had 37 assists and 75 ground balls. Had eight goals and an assist in an […]

2015 New Haven Register All-Area Girls Tennis Team

All Area Girls Tennis

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Girls Tennis Team. Capsules by Joe Morelli. Photos by Peter Hvizdak unless noted. Most Valuable Player Emily Migliorini North Haven, senior Stats: No. 1 singles player went 19-3 this season. Advanced to the third round of the State Open. Finished with a career record of 79-12. Honors: Four-time All-Area […]

2015 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Tennis Team

Amity's Jason Seidman during his match with Xavier's Rich Ciamarra Friday, May 11, 2015 at Watrous Park in Cromwell. (Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Tennis Team. Capsules by Joe Morelli. Photos by Peter Hvizdak. Most Valuable Player Jason Seidman Amity, senior Stats: Finished 20-0 during the regular season at No. 1 singles for the fourth straight year. Won the Class LL state championship for the second time and the State Open crown […]

2015 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Golf Team

Zach Iannone of Notre Dame-West Haven. Photo by Arnold Gold/New Haven Register

The 2015 New Haven Register All-Area Boys Golf Team. Capsules by Joe Morelli. Photos by New Haven Register staff. Most Valuable Player Zachary Iannone Notre Dame-West Haven, senior Stats: Finished with a stroke differential of 0.17. Co-medalist at the Division II state meet with a 73 at Crestbrook Park GC. Finished second at the SCC […]

Track and Field: CT athletes ready to shine at New Englands

Left to right, Tommy Wilson of Daniel Hand, Akiel Smith of Hllhouse and Mark Doyley of Weaver compete in the 100 meter hurdles at the CIAC Track & Field State Open in New Britain on 6/8/2015. Smith won the event.  Photo by Arnold Gold/New Haven Register   agold@newhavenregister.com

Saturday at Thornton Academy in Saco, Maine, Connecticut track and field athletes will take part in the 70th edition of the New England Track and Field Championships. Field events start at 10 a.m., track events will begin at 10:30 a.m. The top six finishers from last Monday’s CIAC State Open qualified for New Englands. If […]

Tolland girls win State Open track and field championship, sweeps seasonal Open titles

The Tolland girls celebrate winning the State Open title. Photo by Mary Albl

NEW BRITAIN >> Under the biggest spotlight of the season, Hillhouse’s Jaliyah White delivered. At the State Open Track and Field Championships at Willow Brook Park Monday, the senior won the 300-meter hurdles with a record-performance of 43.18 seconds. “That race was amazing,” White said with a smile. “I had a great start and I […]

Baseball: 2015 no-hitter / perfect game list [updated June 4]

Below is a list of the no-hitters to start the season. GameTimeCT.com will be keeping track of all the no-no’s and perfect games across the state this season. If you have thrown a no-hitter or perfect game put it in the comments. Also to get your perfect game or no-no on the list, tweet it […]

Football: Woodland’s Tim Phipps hired as head coach at The Hopkins School, replaces Tom Parr

Woodland's Tim Phipps is taking over for longtime coach Tom Parr at The Hopkins School (photo via The Hopkins School - Hopkins.edu)

Tim Phipps is the new head football coach at The Hopkins School in New Haven. He is leaving the same position at Woodland Regional in Beacon Falls. Hopkins announced the appointment on Thursday in a release. The move becomes effective July 1. Phipps, who will also teach history at the school, replaces Tom Parr, who […]

Wednesday’s lacrosse roundup: Davis’ 6 goals leads Hopkins boys to FAA championship

Bobby Davis had six goals and Jake Moscarelli added one to lead the Hopkins boys lacrosse team to a 7-1 win over King in the Fairchester Athletic Association Invitational tournament championship in Stamford on Wednesday. Jackson Kleeman had 14 saves for the Hilltoppers (9-7) and Alex McMahon had two assists. George Reeves had seven saves […]

Lacrosse notebook: League tournaments take center stage [updated with FCIAC pairings]

Fairfield Prep is favored to win Prep's fifth straight SCC tournament title (Catherine Avalone)

The Southern Connecticut Conference tournaments have recently been dominated by the Fairfield Prep boys and Cheshire girls. Each team has won the title the past four years. The boys tournament starts Tuesday with semifinals at Fairfield University’s Rafferty Stadium at 5 and 7 p.m. featuring Prep, Xavier, North Haven and Guilford. The final will be […]