Waterford is the last remaining undefeated team in the state and it shows this week as the Lancers garnered six first-place votes and closed the gap on No. 1 Amity.
Darien moved up the most this week going from seventh to third.
South Windsor jumped up two more spots to No. 4.
Sheehan — having lost three out of four — fell from No. 5 to No. 10. East Catholic reenters the poll after a week on the outside.
Last week: Def. Lyman Hall 2-0; Lost to Cheshire 4-3.
Bottom Line: Cheshire snapped the Spartans’ win streak at 19 games.
Last week: Def. Windham 14-1.
Bottom line: The Lancers are the last remaining undefeated team in the state.
Last week: Def. Wilton 8-2, Staples 6-1.
Bottom line: The Blue Wave have emerged as the class of the FCIAC.
|4. South Windsor||11-1||0||354||6||LL|
Last week: Def. East Hartford 5-0, Manchester 7-3.
Bottom line: The Bobcats have arrived and just keep moving up.
Last week: Lost to Plainville 2-1.
Bottom line: The Redcoats have three games on consecutive days to start the week.
Last week: Lost to Fairfield Prep 3-2; Def. West Haven 3-2.
Bottom line: With a 4-3, nine-inning win over Xavier on Monday, the Green Dragons clinched the SCC Quinnipiac outright for the first time in program history.
|7. Bristol Eastern||10-1||0||296||9||L|
Last week: Def. Simsbury 5-0, Bristol Central 3-2.
Bottom line: The Lancers have won nine straight since an extra innings loss to Tolland.
Last week: Def. Hall 4-3.
Bottom line: The Blue Knights will be tested by No. 5 Berlin on Tuesday.
|9. East Catholic||10-2||0||240||NR||M|
Last week: Def. East Hartford 6-0, Hartford Public 16-3.
Bottom line: The Eagles re-enter after a week’s absence.
Last week: Lost to Shelton 7-2.
Bottom line: The Titans are barely hanging on having lost three-of-four games.
First-place votes in parentheses and points tabulated on a 30-28-26-24-22-20-18-16-14-12-11-10-9-8-7 basis.
Others receiving votes
Montville (11-3) 125; New Britain (9-2) 119; Northwest Catholic (9-3) 92; Cheshire (9-4) 81; Haddam-Killingworth (14-2) 78; Oxford (11-2) 76; New Milford (11-2) 56; Fairfield Warde (11-5) 33; Masuk (10-4) 32; East Lyme (10-4) 28; Ridgefield (9-4) 21; Fairfield Prep (7-6) 17; Newington (9-3) 16; St. Paul Catholic (12-2), Trumbull (8-4) 14; Norwalk (8-6) 12; Holy Cross (11-3), Ellington (10-3) 8, Danbury (9-5) 7.
The following voted
Marc Allard, Norwich Bulletin; Bill Bloxom, HAN Network; Jim Bransfield, Middletown Press; Mike DiMauro, The Day of New London; Ed DiPersio, Connecticut High School All Star Baseball; Scott Ericson, Stamford Advocate; Martin Fiori, East Catholic; Francesco Graziano Jr., CPTV Sports; Ken Lipshez, Meriden Record-Journal; Mike Madera, Elm City Newspapers; Dave Phillips, Shoreline Newspapers; Dave Ruden, The Ruden Report; Mike Suppe, HAN Network; Derek Turner, GameTimeCT; Tom Yantz, Hartford Courant; Jimmy Zanor, Middletown Press.
Did not vote: Henry Chisholm, WTNH.
Poll compiled by: Derek Turner.