Team This Week Next Game 1. Southington (6-0) Def. Conard 41-6 Nov. 1 vs. Newington, 1 p.m. 2. Darien (7-0) Def. Ridgefield 50-23 Friday at Wilton, 6 p.m. 3. New Canaan (6-0) Def. Staples 35-2 Nov. 1 at St. Joseph, 1:30 p.m. 4. Newtown (7-0) Def. Brookfield 21-14 Friday […]
E.O. Smith boys soccer coach John Blomstrann became the first soccer coach, boys or girls, in state history to achieve 500 victories. Blomstrann did so on Monday, as Matt Conyers of the Hartford Courant covered the milestone win by E.O. Smith, 4-1 over Rockville. E.O. Smith reached the Class LL state tournament final in his […]
The following are confirmed state records for winning streaks. There are other streaks we are trying to confirm. Feel free to add win streaks for sports that are not listed in the comments section and we will work to confirm. Football: 49, Cheshire (1991-96) Boys basketball: 80, Middletown (1975-78). Girls basketball: 62, Seymour (1996-99) and […]
CHESHIRE 1991-1996 ANSONIA 2011-2014 1991 – Housy 2011 No. 1: North Haven 35-0 No. 1: Torrington, 49-20 No. 2: Woodland, 36-6 1992 No. 3: Derby, 59-19 No. 2: Sheehan 34-27 No. 4: Holy Cross, 45-13 No. 3: Seymour 41-14 No. 5: Seymour, 41-6 No. 4: Derby 15-6 No. 6: Watertown, 51-14 No. 5: Amity 41-6 […]
Connecticut high school football saw quite a few state records fall last season. Ansonia’s Arkeel Newsome became the state’s all-time leading rusher and then went on to become the state’s first 10,000-yard rusher. He also set the state’s single-season rushing record and scored the most touchdowns in a season. Tanner Kingsley of Woodland broke Casey […]
The concussion concern has sacked the game of football at every level from Pop Warner to the NFL, forcing change across the board. With the state’s high school football season set to kick off this week, here is a look at some of the steps taken to make the game safer. For starters, a Connecticut […]
Parents, coaches and athletes can get information about the new state concussion education law and the CIAC’s policies on concussion awareness at a new website launched Wednesday. The CIAC’s Concussioncentral.ciacsports.com provieds in-depth tools and resources to help athletes learn about the causes, diagnosis and treatments for concussions. The site has links explaining the Concussion new education state […]
The Southern Connecticut Conference, which just completed its 20th year, officially accepted Lauralton Hall this week. Here’s a look back at how the conference was built. Scroll through the timeline below, or click here for a larger view.