The girls basketball league tournaments are nearing their conclusions. With snow on the way Wednesday night, many of them were getting pushed to later in the week. But the state tournament pairings have been released, and the latest top 10 poll will not be delayed. The poll was conducted through Monday night’s SCC, SWC and […]
For the first time in eight years a team will take an unbeaten record into the postseason. After clearing its Fairfield Prep hurdle, 2-1, Ridgefield polished off its sterling regular season with formality victories over Wilton (10-3) and Westhill/Stamford (7-1) to become the first Division I team to go unbeaten heading into the postseason since […]
MILFORD — The third time proved to be the charm for the Hamden girls basketball team.
After two consecutive seasons of semifinal losses, the second-seeded Green Dragons finally advanced to their first ever …
Pretty good start to the conference tournament predictions. So far, the record stands at 38-9 overall. Day 3 Predictions Day 2 Predictions Day 1 Predictions Now, prognosticating gets a little tougher as conferences play semifinal matchups. If you’re a girls hoops fan, you have to love this slate of games tonight. NVL At Kennedy No. […]
NEW HAVEN — It was a good day for the Southern Connecticut Conference at the CIAC State Open indoor track and field championships with four individual boys wins, a win by Hillhouse in the boys 4×400 relay (3 minutes, 27.47…
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 […]
It is conference tournament time for girls basketball. Let’s go! Thursday CCC No. 16 Conard at No. 1 Windsor: WINDSOR No. 15 Manchester at No. 2 East Hartford: EAST HARTFORD No. 14 Farmington at No. 3 Newington: Farmington could push Newington in this one. NEWINGTON No. 13 RHAM at No. 4 Glastonbury: A deceptively tough […]
Mercy has come all the way back, and what perfect timing. The Tigers began the preseason No. 1, but quickly fell out of favor with a 2-4 record to start the year. But Mercy has turned it around by winning 13 of its last 14 — including a 55-54 victory over East Haven — to […]
A week after taking a step back to No. 5 below No. 4 Hamden (which it beat the previous week), Fairfield Prep took two steps forward in the GameTimeCT Top 10 boys hockey poll for Feb. 12 The Jesuits split a pair of games vs. interstate competition and, at 8-7, are starting to muscle Northwest […]
As the regular season begins to wind down, Norwalk remained unbeaten and remained the unanimous No. 1 team in the latest GameTimeCT Girls Basketball poll for Feb. 6. The Bears face No. 4 Trumbull in a massive FCIAC game which will determine who is seeded where for the upcoming league tournament. Elsewhere, New London closed […]
HAMDEN — Less than a minute into the third quarter, the Hamden girls basketball team went up by nine on East Haven.
With under a minute to play in the third, East Haven had stormed all the way back, tying t…
Xavier earned just enough votes to make another return to the Top 10 thanks to a 1-1 tie with defending Rhode Island champion LaSalle Academy last week. The Falcons moved in — by one point — at the No. 10 spot while knocking out Guilford, which climbed as high as No. 8 as of last […]
East Lyme lost to New London 50-40 on Saturday, but could have lost more than a game. Leading scorer Dev Ostrowski went down with a right foot injury a couple of minutes into the game and didn’t return. East Lyme coach Jeff Bernardi said an X-ray will be taken on Monday. The Vikings don’t play […]
WEST HAVEN — Even as Hamden took Notre Dame-West Haven out of its game Saturday night at Bennett Rink, the first meeting between the two teams was on Hamden’s minds.
The No. 6 Green Dragons got some vengean…
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Fairfield Prep and Guilford were the big movers in the latest GameTimeCT Boys Hockey Top 10 Poll for Jan. 29. The Jesuits, fresh off back-to-back victories over Xavier and Hamden, inched closer to .500 and earned enough votes to jump two spots to No. 4 this week. Guilford, meanwhile, won its ninth-straight game and also […]
BRIDGEPORT — The theme Saturday at the Wonderland of Ice was obvious, at least to Fairfield Prep coach Matt Sather.
“It was all about corners being turned,” Sather said after the Jesuits started the second …
NEW HAVEN — The last thing Hillhouse coach Renard Sutton wanted to see was a larger number on the right side of his team’s record.
It’s been a long time since the Academics were below .500 in the month of J…
WEST HAVEN — Both the West Haven and Hamden hockey programs have storied histories. The two teams commemorated the long rivalry by wearing throwback jerseys Wednesday evening.
That was about all the two tea…
EAST HAVEN — Makenzie Helms knew she had to turn it on in the second half for East Haven to get past Hamden.
After being held to just two points in the second quarter and just eight total in the first half,…
Hamden’s 46-44 victory over Trumbull not only put the Green Dragons back in the good graces of voters in the GameTimeCT Top 10 Girls Basketball poll, but it has suddenly added a little extra intrigue to Saturday’s matchup between Norwalk and New London. Hamden’s win knocked Trumbull out of the No. 2 spot and replaced […]
When Taniyah Thompson of Hamden scored her 1,000th career point midway through her junior season, the record was in sight.
Midway through her senior season, it is hers.
Friday against Career…
Ridgefield is still unanimous No. 1 and the rest of the first five remained the same in the latest GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Hockey Poll as the season hits its midpoint. Darien is No. 2, Northwest Catholic 3, Hamden 4 and Notre Dame-West Haven 5. The only changes from last week are minor. Fairfield Prep, […]
Ryan Antkowiak, SGWL: Scored twice in a 4-3 win over Housatonic.
Kevin Barrett, Notre Dame-Fairfield: Scored in overtime to beat Simsbury 5-4 in a game the Lancers trailed …
Welcome back for the fourth episode of the Give and Go girls basketball podcast. This week Hamden coach Amanda Forcucci joined the show to talk about the Green Dragons’ hot start, including a win over Trumbull on Monday night. Led by Forcucci, who won a state title with Lauralton Hall in 2014, the Green Dragons […]
When two storied hockey programs meet Wednesday night, they’ll be honoring their history.
West Haven hosts Hamden at 6:30 p.m. at Bennett Rink, on Alumni Appreciation Night.
“We try to invol…
TRUMBULL—Those hoping for a sneak peek at the CIAC Class LL girls basketball tournament, got what they wanted Monday night in Trumbull in a contest between two teams ranked in the state’s top 5.
No. 5 Hamde…
WEST HAVEN — Another big regular season roadblock is out of the way for unbeaten Notre Dame-West Haven.
The fifth-ranked Green Knights knocked off Hamden for the second time this season Friday night with an…
Welcome to the fifth episode of the Inside of the Box high school hockey podcast. Former Calder Cup champion, USA U-20 Bronze Medalist, Hamden player and current Hamden coach Todd Hall joins the show to talk about his illustrious career that started in Hamden. It was a sad week in the high hockey community as […]