The 88th New Haven Register All-State Football Teams presented by GameTimeCT.com. Compiled by Pete Paguaga, Sean Patrick Bowley and Michael Fornabaio. Written by Michael Fornabaio. Designed by Sean Patrick Bowley. Portraits by Peter Hvizdak, Arnold Gold, Sean Patrick Bowley and Pete Paguaga. Video montages by Pete Paguaga. For second team, third team and honorable mention […]
CHESHIRE, Conn. – Haley Lespier, a junior three-sport athlete from Maloney High School, has been chosen as the 2020 Michael H. Savage Spirit of Sport Award. She becomes the 11th recipient of this distinguished yearly award, and as Connecticut’s selection she will go forward as a nominee for the National Federation of State High School […]
The 2019 CIAC Football Playoffs begin Wednesday, Dec. 4 (after a postponement due to weather) with quarterfinal rounds at the sites of the higher seeds. They will continue with semifinals Monday, Dec. 9 at sites of the higher seeds, and conclude Saturday, Dec. 14 at either Trumbull’s McDougall Stadium, or Veterans Stadium at Willowbrook […]
MADISON — The championship game everyone wants to see is set.
Hand vs. St. Joseph.
Second-seeded Hand (12-0) assured itself a berth in Saturday’s CIAC Class L final with a 42-0 victory over …
The 2019 CIAC Class L football semifinal preview capsules. Compiled by Pete Paguaga and Michael Fornabaio. Written by Michael Fornabaio. 2019 CIAC PLAYOFF SCOREBOARD / SCHEDULE More semifinals previews: CLASS LL | CLASS M | CLASS S All games Monday, Dec. 9, 6:30 p.m. ♦♦♦ No. 4 New Canaan at No. 1 St Joseph WHERE – Bunnell High School, […]
MERIDEN –- Third-seeded Maloney’s quarterback-wide receiver tandem of Angel Arce and Kamron Moreno proved too much for No. 6 seed Berlin in a CIAC Class L quarterfinal at Falcon Field Wednesday night. Arce threw four touchdown passes to Moreno as the Spartans (10-1) coasted to a 35-7 victory over the Redcoats. Maloney, ranked 10th in […]
The rumbles came early on Thanksgiving, maybe mistaken at first for the wind blowing down trees in the distance on that otherwise-gorgeous fall morning, but unmistakable soon enough. Those scores they were announcing over the PA systems? They were seismic. THANKSGIVING STORY LINKS | PLAYOFF SCOREBOARD | STAFF PICKS New Canaan’s 20-0 win over Darien in […]
The 2019 CIAC Class L football quarterfinal preview capsules. Compiled by Pete Paguaga. Written by Pete Paguaga and Sean Patrick Bowley. 2019 CIAC PLAYOFF SCOREBOARD / SCHEDULE More quarterfinal previews: CLASS LL | CLASS M | CLASS S All games Wednesday, Dec. 4, 6:30 p.m. ♦♦♦ No. 8 Wilton at No. 1 St Joseph WHERE – McDougall Field, Trumbull […]
What was unofficial by the numbers has become official by committee on Friday, and the CIAC football playoff pairings are set.
The committee made no changes to the pairings that became apparent by the end o…
That game everyone was pointing to in the preseason? It lived up to the hype, and it affected a few votes in the GameTimeCT football poll. Hand’s 21-14 win over Shelton on Friday at the Surf Club kept the Tigers in the No. 1 spot they’ve held all year. Three voters, though, swung their first-place […]
Scoring one goal in the opening 10 minutes and two more in the final 10 minutes, the Wilton boys soccer team advanced to the state quarterfinals with a 3-0 second-round victory over Maloney on Wednesday at Kristine Lilly Field. The 10th-seeded Warriors will be back on their home field tomorrow to play 15th-seed Joel Barlow […]
Welcome back to Uni-Browse. Westhill won week last week with 35% of the vote. This week, we are back on the going big with a few CIAC football big boys. Vote at the bottom for your favorite uniform, this week. ANSONIA The Chargers are classic. The helmets are navy with the white knight atop […]
WETHERSFIELD – As James Tarver slipped through defenders into the end zone early in the fourth quarter, the junior running back turned to the camera and flashed five fingers. The five fingers signaled the amount of touchdowns Tarver scored in Maloney’s 35-6 win over Wethersfield on a cold Friday night. “Nah I just had […]
NEWINGTON – Playing from behind all game Newington knew that if it was going to be able to come back and knock off Maloney, it would need quarterback Nick Pestrichello to step up. The junior did just that, totaling six touchdowns – four in the second half – as the Indians defeated No. 10 […]
Nothing crazy happened. Nothing big changed. Now we’ll see what happens in a week. The GameTimeCT Top 10 remained intact, with five of the 10 taking the week off. The five who played had it relatively easy in the end, from No. 1 Hand’s 41-6 win at Norwalk to No. 7 Ridgefield’s 21-0 win to […]
We’re working our way through the bye weeks for the teams in the GameTimeCT top 10. Four had this past weekend off. Five will sit out the fun in the week to come. The biggest top-10 game of the week didn’t disappoint, though, as Newtown’s 34-24, come-from-behind victory at Shelton kept the Nighthawks at No. […]
MIDDLETOWN — Seeing the Middletown slot receiver in motion, Maloney’s Jeremiah Williams jumped on a slant, ran the interception back, and turned around the entire afternoon.
Williams’ was the first of five …
When Maloney and Platt met in the CIAC Class L football semifinals last season it was not just a big day for the town of Meriden.
It gave hope to a lot of high school football programs in the same situation…
MERIDEN — With two traditionally high-scoring teams, the last thing one would expect is a defensive battle.
But that’s exactly what happened Friday night as Maloney defeated North Haven 18-14 in a Connectic…
[Vitals] COACH — KEVIN FREDERICK (6th year, 38-17) CONFERENCE — CCC Division II West PLAYOFF CLASS — L (619 boys enrollment) HOME — Falcon Field, Meriden 2018 RECORD — 10-3, lost to Hand in Class L final 2019 OPENER — Sept. 13 at Farmington, 6:30 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps | TWITTER — @MaloneyFootball [Top Players] TREVOR SANTIAGO, […]
Here is our annual breakdown of state championships by school. This list includes only CIAC sanctioned sports and team championships. It does include both Class and State Open titles. New England and national titles are not included. Here’s a look back at 2017-18 2018-19 state championships by school Bloomfield (7) Football (S) Boys Indoor Track […]
Dave Parness confirmed in a text message that he has officially been named the boys basketball coach at Maloney in Meriden, replacing Howie Hewitt, who resigned in May to take the girls basketball job at Southington High. The appointment became official Tuesday night, first reported by the Meriden Record Journal. “Just really excited for the […]
Maloney will not be Howie Hewitt’s last stop on the coaching trail. Just one day after he announced his “retirement” from Maloney, Hewitt has taken over the vacant Southington girls basketball job, the New Britain Herald reported Tuesday. The official announcement comes Thursday. Hewitt resigned on Monday after 33 seasons as Maloney’s boys basketball coach, […]
NEW HAVEN — Entering Monday’s Class LL Swimming Championships, Greenwich knew it needed to not only win the meet in order to also contend for the State Open title, it had to do so in convincing fashion.
The 2019 Central Connecticut Conference boys basketball tournament will tip off Thursday, Feb. 21 at the sites of the higher seeds, and continue with quarterfinals at Saturday, Feb. 23 at Bulkeley. BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT HUB The semifinals will be Feb. 26 and championshiship on Feb. 28, both at Bulkeley. East Catholic (20-0) is the top […]
The 87th New Haven Register All-State Football Teams. Compiled by Pete Paguaga and Sean Patrick Bowley. Written and designed by Sean Patrick Bowley. Portraits by Arnold Gold and Pete Paguaga (Marquez). Video montages by Noah Finz, CT Sports Now. For second team, third team and honorable mention selections, click the link below. COMPLETE NHR All-STATE LINEUPS | […]
FINE PERFORMANCES Justice Ellison, South Windsor and Oliver Milledge, Greenwich: Ellison’s 54-point outing included six 3-pointers as South Windsor fell to Greenwich 86-76 in double overtime. Milledge scored 30 points in the win for Greenwich. Kyle Daniels, Wilbur Cross: Had 30 points, including 22 of 25 from the free-throw line, in the Governors’ 85-84 loss […]
It’s here. The End. With four state champions crowned on Saturday, the football season is over. It has been a long four-plus months, but the season has come to a close. For the final episode of the season, Sean and I recap the four championship games — we were at two each. We then take […]
There were a ton of highlights from all four of the football state championship games. I decided to take a look and put together some of the top touchdowns from the four state title games. Teams scored a combined 222 points across the four games, so there were a ton of touchdowns to choose from. […]