Football: Fairfield Prep again facing Cheshire with season on the line

Fairfield Prep and quarterback Colton Smith face No. 6 Cheshire Friday night.
Arnold Gold/Register

Week 7: Fairfield Prep at Cheshire, Friday, 7 p.m. FAIRFIELD >> A return trip to the playoffs is still within reach for Fairfield Prep. But the Jesuits know another loss could derail their postseason dreams. It’s a position Prep has been in before. The Jesuits enter Friday’s showdown at sixth-ranked Cheshire with a 4-2 record, […]

Pooch’s Week 7 Greater New Haven Football Predictions

Andrew Yamin (45) and Cheshire are 6-0 headed into Friday's contest with Fairfield Prep.  (Photo Peter Hvizdak)

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT Fairfield Prep at No. 6 Cheshire • When: Friday, 7 p.m. • Where: Maclary Complex, Cheshire • Records: Fairfield Prep 4-2; Cheshire 6-0 • Players to watch: Fairfield Prep — Colton Smith, Sr., QB; John DelliSanti, Sr., WR/S; Anthony Palazzolo, Sr., OL/DL; Cheshire — Andrew Ya … [Read more...]

Week 7 High School Football Games to Watch

Bobby Drysdale runs for yardage in the SWC championship. Brookfield's gone back to the Wing-T this year after several in the spread. The Bobcats are playing in their first state final since 2008.
(Mara Lavitt - New Haven Register)

The GameTimeCT / New Haven Register Top 10 Poll Week 7 Schedule   Brookfield at No. 4 Newtown WHEN -- Friday, 7 p.m. WHERE -- Blue and Gold Stadium, Newtown RECORDS -- Brookfield 6-0, Newtown 6-0 ON THE AIR -- CPTVSports LAST YEAR -- Newtown 35-7, Newtown 28-7 (SWC … [Read more...]

Girls Cross Country: Top runners to watch at the state meet

The Tolland girls will look to repeat as state champs on Saturday.

Welcome to the cross country championship season! The state championships for all classifications will run all day Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester. Below are three names from each class to watch. Runners may not have the fastest times or top places, but just some names to keep an eye … [Read more...]