Tuesday’s Star Nick Durso, East Haven boys basketball: Scored his 1,000th point in a 61-49 loss to Branford. Vote for Wednesday’s Star until 9 p.m. Thursday.
Southern Connecticut Conference
The Southern Connecticut Conference ranks as the second largest in Connecticut in terms of membership with 22 schools covering a large swath of the southern part of the state and shoreline. Commissioner Al Carbone directs the organization which has existed since 1994. SCC schools won a conference-record 25 state championships in the 2011-12 academic year.
League Website: www.southernconnecticutconference.org
Joe Aloi scored in overtime to lift the host East Haven boys hockey team to a 5-4 win over Division I Hamden Wednesday night in a Southern Connecticut Conference interdivision game. Aloi added two assists for the Yellowjackets (4-8-4), who came back from a 2-0 deficit. Joe D’Albero scored in the final minute to send […]
North Haven 57, Career 47 >> Jack Steinman finished with 17 points for North Haven (6-10) in an SCC Oronoque Division win at New Haven. Career (5-12) needs to win its final three games to qualify for postseason play. NORTH HAVEN 57, CAREER 47 (at New Haven) North Haven 15 4 22 16 – 57 […]
Foran 120.4, Law 119.35 (at Milford) Vault: 1. Britney Lynch (Foran) 8.25; 2 (tie). Kylie Carino (Foran) 8.2; Kira Chandra (Law) 8.2; 3. Jessica Lavallee (Foran) 8.1; Bars: 1. Kylie Carino 7.5; Kira Chandra 7.5; 2. Melanie Coleman (Law) 7.4; 3. Britney Lynch 7.2; Megan Grabowski 7.2; Beam: 1. Kylie Carino 7.7; 2. Gabriella Muoio […]
BRANFORD 58, NORTH HAVEN 42 (at North Haven) Branford 6 19 12 21 – 58 North Haven 7 12 11 12 – 42 BRANFORD (58) Adrienne DiGioia 6 5-6 17, Kate Cabahug 1 0-0 2, Emma Pierson 4 4-4 12, Giuliana Piscitelli 2 1-2 5, Sophia Araneo 8 3-5 19, Marissa Minore 1 1-2 3, […]
Amity-North Haven-Cheshire 5, Lauralton Hall 0 (at Shelton) Lauralton Hall 0 0 0 — 0 Amity-NH-Cheshire 3 2 0 — 5 First period—ANC: Shannon Reilly (Jamie Fredericks, Peri Sosensky) 4:46; Jena Casman 3:02; Andrea Delvechio :22; Second period—ANC: Alaina Safian (Katelyn St. Peter) 5:32; Gina Driscoll (Alaina Safian) :42; Shots—LHA: 7; ANC: 43; Records—Amity-North Haven-Cheshire […]
East Haven 46, Law 25 (at East Haven) 106 – Troy Anderson (L) dec. over Victor Garcia 6-4; 113 – Albert Doheny (E) received a forfeit; 120 – Antonio Lieto (E) received a forfeit; 126 – Shayne McCourt (L) dec. over Joe Milano 5-1; 132 – Amadeo Bugatti (E) pinned Henry Liu 3:01; 138 – […]
WEST HAVEN – With seeding for the Southern Connecticut Conference Division II tournament getting tighter, it comes as no surprise Wednesday afternoon’s contest between West Haven/Sacred Heart Academy and Hand had a playoff feel. Hand’s Sara Conroy and Bridget Dwyer made sure there was not much more separation between the two teams. Behind Conroy’s goal […]
Note: This story originally was published at New Haven Register. HAMDEN >> After four hours of arguments for and against the installation of a synthetic turf field at Hamden High School, the Planning and Zoning Commission adjourned Tuesday without taking a vote on the application. Meetings must be over by 11 p.m., so the meeting was […]
WOODBRIDGE >> Hand junior Gabby Martin missed her first four free throws against Amity on Tuesday. Her next attempt came with less than a minute remaining in the game, and it gave the visiting Tigers the lead for good. Martin made five straight free throws in the final minute to lift Hand to a 53-49 […]
HAMDEN – Bruce Rich and his Sacred Heart Academy basketball team have suffered through some slow starts throughout the season. Those slow starts combined with a three-game losing streak could not have made Rich too comfortable heading into Tuesday evening’s showdown against rival Hamden. Senior Jenna D’Agostino eased those concerns. Scoring 16 points, including 10 in […]
No. 8 Wilbur Cross 64, North Haven 62 >> Justin Wagner hit the deciding basket with 0.5 seconds left to help Wilbur Cross survive at New Haven in this SCC Oronoque Division game. Kwane Taylor missed a runner in the lane before Wagner grabbed the offensive rebound and hoisted the putback while falling down for […]
Saturday’s Star Grace Hayes, Seymour girls basketball: Scored a career-high 20 points in a 55-41 win over Oxford. Vote until Wednesday, 9 p.m.
For New Fairfield/Immaculate coach Larry Vieira, hockey has been a huge part of his life since he started playing goalie for New Haven area youth hockey travel teams at age 6. While he has enjoyed many exciting experiences over the years, one of the most rewarding has been the growth and development of the New […]
Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div 1. DARIEN 12-1 13 139 1 I Last week: Defeated Fairfield Prep 6-4. Bottom line: Key rematch with FCIAC rival Greenwich on Monday at Darien Rink, 4 p.m. Darien won 3-0 on Jan. 18. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Div 2T. GREENWICH 12-2 0 114 2 I Last week: […]
First-place votes in parenthesis. First-place votes in parentheses, followed by record, total votes and last week’s ranking. Votes tabulated on a 20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2 basis: Team Points Rank 1. Danbury (17) 320 1 2. New Milford 291 2 3. Windham 280 3 4. Middletown 235 4 5. […]
Newington and Hillhouse move third and fourth, respectively while Weaver drops to fifth. Danbury returns to the top 10 as well. Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SACRED HEART 14-2 13 586 1 M Last week: Def. Kennedy 95-71; def. Torrington 105-36. Bottom line: Mustapha Heron had 25 points and 11 rebounds against […]
Thursday’s rivalry game between Fairfield Warde and Fairfield Ludlowe has plenty more than bragging rights and standing in the FCIAC tournament race. The two teams will compete in the fifth annual Coaches vs. Cancer game at 7:45 p.m. at Warde. The game is being held in honor of junior guard Giacomo Brancato, who is in […]
The championship games for the Southern Connecticut Conference boys and girls basketball tournaments will not be held at Quinnipiac University’s TD Bank Sports Center this season. SCC commissioner Al Carbone found out the news from Quinnipiac last Monday about the school’s decision to not host the two games. He alerted the league’s athletic directors on […]
FINE PERFORMANCES • Jay DeVito, Stamford: Had 28 points in Stamford’s 46-38 win over Westhill. • Nash Eppard, Valley Regional: Layup at the buzzer lifts Valley Regional over Hyde 44-43. • Angel Falero, Ansonia: Had 27 points and 13 rebounds in a 72-44 win over Derby. • T.J. Rountree, Hamden Hall: Made 7 of 9 […]