WATERTOWN — Watertown was game early, but couldn’t match nor stop Ansonia’s blistering attack Friday night’s matchup of NVL unbeatens. Ansonia, which hasn’t lost to a league opponent since 2010, scored on every possession in the first half en route to a 56-26 victory at John J. Mills Field. Shykeem Harmon ran 10 times for […]
TORRINGTON — The Torrington boys soccer team roared back from a three-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over Ansonia Friday evening at the Robert H. Frost Sports Complex.
The Red Raiders (5-4), led by three goals from s…
Last week’s top-10 matchup was one of two games that changed a few things in this week’s GameTimeCT Top 10 football poll. The other game that changed a few things, well, it nearly deprived us of a top-10 matchup this weekend. Shelton’s loss to Cheshire dropped the Gaels from fifth to, barely, 10th, just a […]
A week after Ridgefield’s win over New Canaan shook up last week’s GameTimeCT top 10 and moved the Tigers to No. 8, nothing changed in the top 10 of this week’s poll. Everybody won; everybody stayed where they were, including No. 11 Southington. Right under them, though? That part of the poll got a bit jumbled. […]
Three games had a seismic effect on the GameTimeCT football poll. There were the two matchups of top 10 teams, for sure. But there was also the first big FCIAC game of the season, which shook up the heart of the top 10 for the first time this year. Adam Biernat’s field goal at the […]
The first weekend of the 2019 high school football season did not disappoint.
Stamford honored two classmates who died earlier this month in a car accident with a pregame ceremony, then went on to stun perennial power Sta…
ANSONIA — Nine months and 10 days. That time frame is how long Ansonia has had to chomp on the bit since suffering a Class S semifinal loss to Bloomfield a season ago.
Returning to the scene of the devastat…
A.J. BARBER Sr., Greenwich: The Class LL champs were hit hard by graduation, but Barber’s back after catching 10 touchdown passes last year and throwing one in the state final. PHOENIX BILLINGS Sr., Hand: Standout athlete, committed to UConn to play baseball, threw for 1,740 yards and 23 touchdowns last year and ran for […]
[Vitals] COACH — TOM BROCKETT (14th year, 159-12) CONFERENCE — NVL Copper PLAYOFF CLASS — S (351 boys enrollment) HOME — Jarvis Stadium, at Nolan Athletic Complex, Ansonia 2018 RECORD — 11-1 (Lost to Bloomfield in Class S semifinal) 2019 OPENER — Sept. 12 vs. WCA, 6 p.m. TEAM WEBSITES — AnsoniaFootball.com, Maxpreps | TWITTER — @AnsoniaFootball [Top Players] […]
Pop quiz: which two conferences have won the most baseball state titles the last three seasons?
Most will get the first with the SCC winning four in that time (Cheshire, Amity, Foran, Notre Dame-West Haven)…
Welcome back to the No. 1 podcast for high school baseball in Connecticut. This week Ansonia coach Pat Lynch joins the show to talk about the NVL and his second year at the helm of his alma mater. Lynch took over the Ansonia coach, replacing Mike Vacca who won 500 career games. Lynch and the Ansonia program […]
Welcome back to Uni-Browse. Each week we will take a look at four baseball uniforms from around the state and let you vote for your favorite. Last week, Bunnell won with 30% of the vote with 445 votes cast. If you have a uniform you would like to see featured, please email Sericson@stamfordadvocate.com Here are […]
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The Naugatuck Valley League boys basketball tournament, played at Wilby’s Reggie O’Brien gymnasium, will tip off Saturday, Feb. 23 with quarterfinals and continue with semifinals on Monday, Feb. 25 and the championship Wednesday, Feb. 27. BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT HUB Sacred Heart, the No. 1-ranked team in the GameTimeCT Boys Basketball Top 10, is the top […]
Day 3 brings us to Super Saturday in girls basketball with a full slate of conference tournament games. Let’s go! BERKSHIRE LEAGUE No. 8 Wamogo at No. 1 Housatonic Regional: HOUSATONIC No. 5 Lewis Mills at No. 4 Nonnewaug: NONNEWAUG No. 7 Shepaug Valley at No. 2 Northwestern: NORTHWESTERN No. 6 Thomaston at No. 3 […]
The NVL girls basketball tournament will begin with quarterfinals on Saturday at Holy Cross, continue with semifinals Monday, Feb. 18 and concluded with the championship Wednesday, Feb. 20, both at Kennedy High School in Waterbury. Sacred Heart is the defending champion and the No. 2 seed in this year’s tournament. Unbeaten St. Paul is the […]
The semifinals are set and will be Sunday, Dec. 2. at sites of the higher seeds. The championship games will be held Saturday, Dec. 8 at sites and times to be determined. Schedule changes noted in red. You can purchase tickets online here. Sign up for the Whistle Newsletter from GameTimeCT and get this and other […]
SIXTEEN DOWN. Sixteen remaining. All with a shot to reach the glorious state championship games this Saturday. Welcome to the War room. Our own personal NORAD for the Connecticut high school football state playoffs, the place where you can track everything happening in today’s state football semifinal round. 2018 FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCOREBOARD If you’re stuck at […]
ANSONIA — Bloomfield’s Ky’Joun Butler loves to play old school football. Butler showed why Sunday afternoon.
Rushing for 162 yards and scoring a big fourth quarter touchdown, Butler led his fourth-seeded Warhawks to a 26-19 vic…
More Semifinal Previews: Class LL | Class L | Class M 2018 Class S football preview capsules, compiled by Sean Patrick Bowley and Pete Paguaga. No. 4 Bloomfield at No. 1 Ansonia WHERE — Jarvis Stadium at Nolan Athletic Complex, Ansonia TICKETS — Adults $10, Students/Senior Citizens $5 RECORDS — Bloomfield 10-1; Ansonia 11-0 ON THE AIR/WEB – WELI […]
ANSONIA — Injuries happen to every team, but it’s not an excuse Ansonia has used this year, though few would blame them if they did.
Yet, behind the emergence of Shykeem Harmon the Chargers are once again on the doorstep of ano…
Welcome to the fourteenth edition of the GameTimeCT football podcast. Thirty-two teams entered postseason season play on Tuesday and now 16 teams are left as the season heads towards the semifinals this weekend. We saw a handful of good games across the board and a couple of routs. You can check out the full postseason […]
ANSONIA — Sheldon Schuler threw four touchdowns — three to Jalen Johnson — and Ansonia rolled over Plainfield 42-0 in the Class S quarterfinals Tuesday night at Jarvis Stadium.
Johnson caught five passes for 209 yards as the to…
We’re here. We’re finally here. After a long season filled with all kinds of twists and turns — not to mention bouts with weekly inclement weather that had schools so punchy by Thanksgiving week they were postponing games on account of “cold” (It turned out chilly, but otherwise was a sunny and relatively pleasant Thanksgiving […]
The 2018 CIAC Class S football quarterfinal preview capsules. Compiled by Sean Patrick Bowley. More quarterfinal previews: CLASS LL | CLASS L | CLASS M All games Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m. No. 8 Plainfield at No. 1 Ansonia WHERE – Jarvis Stadium at Nolan Athletic Complex, Ansonia TICKETS – Adults $10, Students/Senior Citizen $5 […]
Ansonia beat Naugatuck for the eight-consecutive year and upped its win streak over NVL teams to 85 games in the annual Thanksgiving Day classic between the two programs. New Canaan held on to beat Darien in the annual Turkey Bowl for the second-consecutive year. Greenwich smothered Staples to complete a 10-0 regular season and the […]
ANSONIA — Shykeem Harmon rushed for 308 yards and three touchdowns to lead No. 10 Ansonia to a 36-22 victory over No. 9 Naugatuck at Jarvis Stadium Thursday in a matchup of Naugatuck Valley League unbeatens.
The Greyhounds (9-1) came back from…
CIAC Real-Time Qualifying Tables: CLASS LL | CLASS L | CLASS M | CLASS S It turned out to be a rainy, cold and miserable night for all of Connecticut’s football teams playing Friday, even those that pushed their games up a few hours in anticipation. But for a few teams, including a majority of […]
ANSONIA — Coming into the contest against Ansonia, the Seymour football team knew how tough the Chargers were to score on. When the Wildcats twice got inside Ansonia’s 20-yard line in the first 6 minutes of the game, Seymour had to love its po…