Boys basketball: Finkelstein resigns after eight seasons as Choate head coach

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Adam Finkelstein has resigned after eight years coaching boys basketball at Choate Rosemary School in Wallingford. Finkelstein, 34, is a national recruiting analyst for ESPN (@AdamFinkelstein) and that, combined with other employment opportunities, made it difficult for him to continue caching the Wild Boars. “I wanted to coach one more year,” Finkelstein said. “But it […]

Saturday’s NH County girls soccer roundup: Lauralton Hall edges Mercy

No. 5 Lauralton Hall 2, No. 4 Mercy 1 >> Sarah Haselkamp scored early in the second half for Lauralton Hall in an Southern Connecticut Conference tournament quarterfinal-round game at Middletown. Caroline Monahan scored in the first half for the Crusaders (12-4-1), who will face top-seeded and defending champion Guilford in the semifinals Monday night […]

Saturday’s NH County girls volleyball roundup: Foran, Hand, Lyman Hall all advance

Cheshire Academy 3, Chase Collegiate 0 Game scores: CA 25-16, 25-21, 25-13. Notes: CA: Elina Hoivala had nine kills and seven aces, Kelly Ryan had 25 assists, and Lexe Holmes had seven kills. Records: CA 11-1. Foran 3, Branford 0 (At Milford) Game scores: Foran 25-20, 25-19, 25-16. Notes: B: Adrienne Digioia had 5 kills […]

Saturday’s NH County cross country roundup: Hopkin, Hamden Hall win separate events

Hopkins wins Collegiate Invitational >> Hannah Springhorn finished in fourth place (16:18) to help Hopkins defend its title at the 36th annual Collegiate Invitational at the Bronx, New York. Grant Young placed 5th (14:02) in the 4K race to help the boys place third. Hamden Hall wins CISAC (at Waterbury) Team results: 1. Hamden Hall […]

Instagram challenge: But first let me take a team selfie!

Last season's Torrington boys basketball team #GTSelfieChallenge photo (Screenshot from @GameTimeCT instagram account )

We know everyone secretly loves taking a selfie. Admit it. So here at GameTimeCT we’ve decided to have a weekly selfie challenge, but with a twist. Every week we’ll be asking for weekly submission for “Team Selfies.” What is a team selfie you ask? Basically we’re asking you to get your squad together for a […]

Tuesday’s NH County boys soccer roundup: Seymour tops Oxford

Seymour 3, Oxford 1 >> Jean Virvet scored twice for Seymour in a Naugatuck Valley League home win. Anthony Ragaini also scored for the Wildcats (2-1). Joshua Selgado scored for the Wolverines (1-1). Old Saybrook 5, North Branford 1 >> Austin Reynolds scored twice for Old Saybrook in Shoreline Conference home win. Jake Hills had […]

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

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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 […]

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 […]

2014 high school fall sports schedules

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Schedules for the 2014 Fall Sports Season, via CIACsports.com. Cross Country: BOYS school schedules | GIRLS school schedules Field Hockey: School Schedules | Master schedule Football: Team and league schedules (GameTimeCT) Soccer (Boys): School Schedules | Master schedule Soccer (Girls): School Schedules | Master schedule Swimming & Diving (Girls): School schedules Volleyball (Girls): School schedules | Master schedule

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 […]

CIAC Announces 2014 Spring Football Participants

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The CIAC has announced its list of 2014 spring and non-spring football teams. Spring football teams are allowed to conduct practice for 10 days any time after Memorial Day, but must end before the end of the school’s year. Only freshmen, sophomores and juniors are allowed to participate in spring practices. The first three days […]

GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 baseball poll: Waterford stays at No. 1

Photo by Dave Phillips  Fairfield Prep's Dean Lockery dives back to first as Branford first baseman B.J. Massey waits for the throw during Friday night's game in Branford. Prep won 2-1.

Waterford holds serve at No. 1, Fairfield Prep and New Canaan flip flop and three new teams enter the poll. The records are going into Monday’s action. Team Points Last Class 1. Waterford (7-0) (13) 446 1 M Last week: Def. Ledyard 2-0; def. Old Saybrook 10-3 Bottom line: No reason to drop them, Waterford […]

CIAC’s ‘risk management’ course hopes to keep after-school events safe

CHESHIRE >> Last year’s Boston Marathon bombings killed three and injured 264. That came just months after the Sandy Hook massacre. Tragedies like these spark change. They raise both fear and awareness. They bolster security measures and make for stricter rules. That has certainly proved true for both schools and major sporting events everywhere. But […]

Litchfield County Area Ice Hockey MVP: Eric Chin, Housatonic / Northwestern / Wamogo

Eric Chin, Jr. won 13 games and posted a 1.84 GAA, .924 save %, 4 shutouts for Housatonic/Northwestern/Wamogo Mountaineers.
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Just about every hockey team has a couple of goalies, to either rest the starter or in case of injury, except for the Housatonic/Northwestern/Wamogo Mountaineers; they only had one junior Eric Chin. Entire Litchfield County All-Area Ice Hockey Team “He didn’t miss one practice or game, he was 100% determined,” Mountaineers head coach Dean Diamond […]

2014 Litchfield County All-Area Ice Hockey Team

Eric Chin Area MVP Housatonic/ Northwestern/Wamogo, Jr. Goalie Stats: 13 wins, 1.84 GAA, .924 save %, 4 shutouts as the team’s only goalie leading them to a No. 6 seed in the Division III hockey tournament. Honors: Second-Team All-State and named Team MVP Slideshow: Litchfield County All-Area Ice Hockey Team Andrew Loya Shepaug/Litchfield/Nonnewaug, Jr. Forward […]

UPDATED: Every roster you need for June’s ‘Super 100′ Senior All-Star football game

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Update, April 17, 10:54: According to John Ferazzi, the rosters previously published are incorrect, so we have reposted NEW final rosters below. Enjoy. Original Post:  The ‘Super 100′ Senior All-Star Football game held its Top 50 draft at Rentschler Field last week. A few days later, coaches John Ferazzi of Sheehan and Sean Marinan of Xavier filled […]

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, […]

Live Blog: The 2014 CIAC State Hockey Tournaments

Wade Conlon makes one of his 37 saves in the third period of Notre Dame-West Haven's Division I quarterfinal victory (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

The journey on the Road to the Connecticut Frozen Four at Ingalls Rink is underway the state’s best high school hockey teams face off in the annual CIAC state tournament at select ice rinks near you. Division III begins March 10, Division II March 11 and Division I March 12. The whole thing wraps up […]

Boys Basketball Tournament Live Blog: The Final Fours

Fairfield Preps' Paschal Chukwu gets over Hillhouse's Raiquan Clark during the 4th quarter during the Class LL boys basketball quarterfinals.  (Peter Casolino-New Haven Register)

It’s March Madness, Connecticut-style, as the 2014 boys basketball state tournaments tip off  with Class L and S first round games Monday night, March 10 and the Class LL and M first round game beginning Tuesday, March 11. The whole thing wraps up in two weeks at Mohegan Sun Arena. If you’re unable to hit […]