The 2016-17 New Haven Register All-State Boys Basketball First Team. Capsules by Joe Morelli. Portrait photos by Catherine Avalone. Cover photo by Peter Hvizdak. Video packages produced by Noah Finz, Vantage Sports Network. Cover and web designs by Sean Patrick Bowley. [Complete All-State Lineups] First Team ••• Stats: Area’s leading scorer (23.2 ppg.) along with 6.0 assists and 4.0 […]
Going back to his days as a JV coach, Nick Augelli remembers some of Crosby’s varsity games against Harding. “They would destroy us. They would be running on all cylinders,” Augelli recalled from the glory days of the Presidents. Many years have passed, and Augelli, 70, is now is in is 38th season as head […]
Tuesday’s Star Savannah Marshall, Westbrook girls basketball: Scored 27 points in a 58-51 overtime win over Coginchaug. [polldaddy poll=”9626654″] Vote for Wednesday’s Star until 9 p.m. Thursday.
State’s all-time winningest CIAC coaches (through Jan. 3, 2017). X-indicates coach still active.
TORRINGTON >> Girls basketball coaches Mike Fritch and Phil Lott came away from a 47-32 Torrington win over Crosby wanting something extra for Christmas. Crosby Coach Phil Lott, blessed with an athletic team, wants more basketball savvy for his team (0-3). Torrington Coach Mike Fritch, with a cohesive starting lineup (2-1), wants more intensity. Red […]
Above: Highlight reel for Crosby’s fourth-year starting quarterback Mike Marshall, who’s on pace to finish his career with over 5,000 yards passing for the Bulldogs. Vitals Coach: DAVID JUREWICZ (6th year, 11-39) Conference: NVL Brass Division Playoff Class: L (648 boys enrollment) Home: Jimmy Lee Stadium, Crosby HS, Waterbury 2015 Record: 4-6 (NVL Brass Division champions) […]
TORRINGTON >> Torrington’s softball team beat Crosby 15-0 in a mercy-rule-shortened five innings Friday afternoon. It was another game that shows the disparity of competitiveness, top to bottom, not only in the NVL but across the state. It’s a problem that has athletic directors and perhaps even the CIAC gnashing their collective teeth about it. […]
FAIRFIELD >> The Crosby boys basketball team has never been shy about speeding up the pace in games, playing uptempo. Fairfield Prep loves that style too. Trying to slow down the Jesuits was a problem all night long for Crosby. Top-seeded Prep shot over 60 percent from the floor through three quarters to eliminate No. […]
Wednesday’s Star Emmett Riddick, Middletown boys basketball: Had 24 points in a 79-49 win over East Lyme in the Class L second round. [polldaddy poll=”9342389″] Vote until 9 p.m. Friday.
CIAC TOURNEY SCOREBOARD CIAC Brackets: CLASS LL | CLASS L |CLASS M | CLASS S Fairfield Prep’s Rich Kelley drives around Academics’ Byron Breland III in their 66-63 win for the SCC championship, Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at the Shelton High School gymnasium. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register) 1. Rich Kelly, Fairfield Prep Head coach Leo […]
The Shelton boys basketball team has decided to forfeit its Class LL state tournament first-round game at Crosby next Tuesday. Crosby coach Nick Augelli confirmed the fact Thursday morning. “My AD (Dave Ieronimo) told me this morning,” Augelli said. Shelton was the No. 25 seed in the tournament. Shelton athletic director John Niski did not […]
@Kingheron1 holds his own #dunk fest in @SHHS_Hearts 91-66 win over #Crosby #basketball #ctbb @AuburnMBB pic.twitter.com/lcz3IntmyK — freddie matthis (@Lidvision) February 10, 2016 Once upon a time, Crosby’s basketball team was once thought to be the only team that could give the No. 1 Hearts any kind of real resistance this season. And with 6-foot-10 […]
WATERBURY >> Every game it’s the same routine for Sacred Heart phenom Mustapha Heron soon after the final buzzer sounds. Posing for pictures and taking time to give autographs for kids and adults alike is commonplace after both home and road games. For the best player on the state’s No. 1 team, he’s more than […]
TORRINGTON >> Crosby (4-1), ranked ninth in the state in this week’s New Haven Register poll, beat Torrington 92-77 Friday night in a game in which the Red Raiders (2-3) were as close as six points away (66-60) with a minute left in the third period. The Bulldogs played their running game with team high […]
Of little consolation, but here's a sweet #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters from NL's Cunningham-Hodge to end the half #ctbb pic.twitter.com/yf4xLEv4Ix — Sean Patrick Bowley (@SPBowley) December 29, 2015 And now another episode of #TweetYourBuzzerBeaters. Even without Ty Sands in the lineup, No. 5-ranked Crosby handed New London its lunch, 90-56, in the CPTVSports Tip-Off Classic. The game was […]
Crosby’s 90-56 victory over New London was the Jordan Booker show. Behold: #ctbb pic.twitter.com/bdL2jA4GFc — GameTimeCT (@GameTimeCT) December 30, 2015 MERIDEN >> Jordan Booker finished with a game-high 28 points for Crosby, which defeated New London 90-56 in the CPTV Sports Tip-Off Classic at Maloney. Jeremiah Kendall added 24 points and 11 rebounds for the […]
Four of the top 12 teams in the GameTimeCT/NH Register preseason poll will be on hand for the second day of the inaugural CPTV Sports Tip-Off Classic at Maloney High in Meriden. The nightcap features second-ranked Weaver, last year’s Class M state champion, against No. 4 Hillhouse at 8 p.m. Weaver (2-0) petitioned the CIAC […]
TORRINGTON >> After stomping a small young Wolcott team Monday, Torrington’s boys soccer team met its match in size and talent Thursday in a 2-1 Crosby win at the Robert H. Frost Sports Complex. “In spite of our opening loss to St. Paul (3-1), this is the most talented team I’ve had in my eight […]
TORRINGTON >> Torrington High School’s football team, beset by injuries last year, made a good-health statement Friday night in a 50-31 win over Crosby at the Robert Frost Sports Complex. The game had a little bit of everything for Torrington fans – long scoring passes, long scoring runs, a 75-yard kickoff return and a 35-yard […]
BRASS Crosby Third-year quarterback Michael Marshall returns as one of the NVL’s most experience passers, giving the Bulldogs hope they can end a run of six losing seasons. But there are plenty of holes to fill elsewhere. Coach David Jurewicz is confident his team will compete. Team Preview Holy Cross The Crusaders […]