Nick Aprea has seen every snap taken by O’Brien Tech’s football program, first for a season as an assistant and then the past seven years as its head coach. He’s overseen the program’s transformation from nothing into a state playoff participant. He still keeps in touch with many of his former players and says he’s […]
Day brings us more semifinals, a championship game in the ECC and quarterfinal action in the CTC. Day 4 Predictions Day 3 Predictions Day 2 Predictions Day 1 Predictions Let’s get after it. BERKSHIRE LEAGUE At Northwestern No. 4 Nonnewaug vs No. 1 Housatonic Regional: HOUSATONIC No. 3 Gilbert vs No. 2 Northwestern: NORTHWESTERN CCC […]
MILFORD — Jonte Roc rushed for 125 yards and three touchdowns and Jommar Roc rushed for 195 yards and two touchdowns to lead O’Brien Tech over Platt Tech, 48-20, in a football game Thursday night at Law.
Jonte Roc had seven carries, including …
A majority of Thanksgiving games throughout the state are being postponed and moved from Thursday to Wednesday. Extreme cold is predicted for Thursday morning in Connecticut with temperatures listed at 18-20 degrees. But with an 18 mile-per-hour wind expected throughout the day the wind chill could make it feel 7-10 degrees, or chillier. Cheshire athletic […]
Jommar Roc rushed for two touchdowns and completed two touchdown passes to lead O’Brien Tech to a 50-14 win over MWC United Saturday.
Robert Hudak caught two touchdown passes for the Condors, on throws of 20 and 12 yards.
Logan Corrigan return…
ANSONIA — Simply put, the Emmett O’Brien Tech football team Roc’d the house on Saturday.
And, because of that, the Condors rolled to their third win of the season.
The one-two punch of twin brother tandem Jommar and Jonte Roc combined for 402 …
ANSONIA — Nick Aprea admits he is lucky, not just because Jommar and Jonte Roc chose to attend O’Brien Tech, but because of how long they’ve stayed.
“I’m fortunate that they actually stayed,” Aprea, the school’s football coach, said Wednesday….
Vitals COACH — NICK APREA (7th year) CONFERENCE — CTC PLAYOFF CLASS — S (342 boys enrolled) HOME — O’Brien Tech 2017 RECORD — 8-3 (Lost to St. Joseph in Class S quarterfinals) 2018 OPENER — Sept. 8 vs. Prince Tech, 12 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps Top Players JOMMAR ROC, Sr., RB/LB, (6-0, 175) […]
TRUMBULL — Thirty years from now, nobody associated with the tradition-rich St. Joseph football program is going to remember Tuesday night’s 62-0 Class S quarterfinal win.The Emmitt O’Brien Tech Condors will, though.Even in defeat, histo…
We’ve made it. The long, grueling grind that is the regular season is finally over. All 12 weeks are in the books — so is Thanksgiving. The playoffs are here. The quarterfinals begin Tuesday at the sites of the higher seeds at 6:30 p.m. The 2017 CIAC Football Playoff Schedule The semifinals, however, have been […]
MILFORD — Jonte Roc ran for 144 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries to lead O’Brien Tech within mere points of the school’s first playoff berth with a 38-20 victory over Platt Tech in the 7-Mile Bowl at the O’Brien Tech Athletic Complex Saturday. O’Brien Tech completed its regular season with a school-best 8-2 […]
ANSONIA — The good news for O’Brien Tech from Saturday’s showdown with Bullard-Havens Tech is that they made the unbeaten Tigers sweat. The bad news is that the Tigers, whose first six wins this season were by an average of 48 points, we…
ANSONIA — According to the record books, the most successful streak in the brief and unspectacular history of the O’Brien Tech football program began Sept. 9 with a 34-12 upset of Abbott Tech/Immaculate. However, an argument can be made th…
MANCHESTER — Jommar Roc ran 18 times for 131 yards and scored a pair of touchdowns to lift O’Brien Tech to a 13-7 victory over Cheney Tech. The Condors improved to 4-0, their best start in program history, which began in 2011. O’Brien Tech’s never won more than four games in a season. The game […]
Wednesday’s Star Olivia Robles, Sheehan girls basketball: Scored 21 points in a 48-43 win over East Haven. [polldaddy poll=”9648815″] Vote for Thursday’s star until 9 p.m. Friday.
Due to afternoon traffic, it took O’Brien Tech nearly two hours to reach Cheney Tech High in Manchester for a CSC showdown with the Beavers this past Friday. In an effort to avoid the delays, O’Brien Tech coach Nick Aprea used a travel app on his phone to help the bus driver navigate through the […]
O’Brien Tech quarterback Mike Macary’s junior highlight reel. Vitals Coach: NICK APREA (5th year, 8-34) Conference: CSC Playoff Class: S (335 boys enrollment) Home: O’Brien Tech Athletic Complex, Ansonia 2015 Record: 2-8 2016 Kickoff: Sept. 10 vs. Wilcox Tech, noon Team website: Twitter: @condorfootball; Facebook: Condor Football; Instagram: Condorfootball | MaxPreps Top players MIKE MACARY, Sr., QB […]
The 2015-16 New Haven Register All-Area Girls Basketball Team. Capsules by Mike Pucci. Photos by Catherine Avalone. Most Valuable Player Elise Graham Amity, 5-7, Sr., G Stats: Averaged 17.4 points, 7.0 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 3.0 steals per game. Honors: A two-time All-SCC and coaches all-state selection and a three-time New Haven Tap-Off Club pick. […]
Saturday’s Star Grace Hayes, Seymour girls basketball: Scored a career-high 20 points in a 55-41 win over Oxford. [polldaddy poll=”9304785″] Vote until Wednesday, 9 p.m.
ANSONIA >> After an auspicious debut as a freshman for the O’Brien Tech girls basketball team in 2013, Nicole Belade was poised for a successful career with the Condors. Belade scored close to 400 points that year, and with continued success, breaking the school record for career points (both genders) certainly seemed like a legitimate […]
TERRYVILLE >> Terryville outscored Northwestern by five points in the final period at Terryville High School to trim the Highlanders to their closest win of the season 60-53 Friday night. Alex Case (15 points), Devin Warren (12 points) and Tony Case (10 points) led Northwestern. Ian Schmidt (13 points) led the Kangaroo charge back up […]
Staff Reports NORTHFORD >> The Housatonic/Northwestern/Wamogo ice hockey team (1-3-1) skated undefeated Lyman Hall/Haddam-Killingworth/Coginchaug (3-0-1) to a 3-3 deadlock at the Northford Ice Pavilion Wednesday night. Nick Mierzejewski, Jason Diamond and Finn Bambery scored the Mountaineer goals. Kyle Roberts, Chris Blanchard and Hunter Boileau scored for Lyman Hall. Housatonic goalkeeper Matt Murray made 26 saves […]
Monday’s Star Tom Close, East Hampton boys basketball: Finished with 28 points in East Hampton’s 84-63 victory over Valley Regional. [polldaddy poll=”9244320″] Vote for Tuesday’s Star until 9 p.m. Wednesday.
SHELTON – Separated by only seven miles, the Platt Tech and O’Brien Tech football teams play for the aptly-named Seven Mile Trophy in relatively new Thanksgiving series. While the trophy made its way to Finn Stadium Wednesday night, it will make the return trip to Platt Tech as the Panthers used scoring drives in each quarter […]
SHELTON >> Matt Sagehorn ran for two touchdowns and George Webb caught a touchdown pass as O’Brien Tech defeated Bassick 18-14 in a CSC matchup at Finn Stadium Friday night. It was O’Brien Tech’s first victory of the season. Charlie Ricco ran for 95 yards on 14 carries while Christian Ianucci and Webb added four tackles […]
Guess who’s 4-0 for the first time since Tory and Ox were running around Penders Field #cthsfb pic.twitter.com/mrh7IYXTrk — Sean Patrick Bowley (@SPBowley) October 3, 2015 Stratford 31, Pomperaug 5 STRATFORD >> Mar’quess Daniels scored two touchdowns, including an 83-yard strike from Connor Anstis, as Stratford defeated Pomperaug 31-5 at Penders Field Stratford improved to […]
High School Football Week 4 ANSONIA >> Had Charlie Ricco not been a precocious and energetic 6-year old, his life path might have been entirely different. “I was always really hyper,” Ricco said. “So my Mom got me into karate to see if it could keep me focused.” Martial arts soon became a passion for […]
SHELTON >> Tyrese Wright ran for three touchdowns and threw for two two more as Bullard-Havens exploded for 38 points in the first half and cruised to a 58-12 CSC victory over O’Brien Tech Thursday night at Shelton’s Finn Stadium. Bullard-Havens (2-0) amassed 460 yards, 402 of which came on the ground. Wright finished with 147 […]
Vitals Coach: Nick Aprea (4th year, 5-25) Conference: Constitution State Conference Playoff Class: S (360 boys enrollment) Home: Finn Stadium at Shelton High School 2014 Record: 0-10 (0-10 CSC) 2015 Kickoff: Sept. 12 vs. Cheney Tech, 3 p.m. Captains: Not selected yet Team website: O’Brien Tech onCTTech.org, MaxPreps page Top players Michael Macary, Jr., QB (5-11, 175) Chris Marganski, Sr., T (5-11, 275) Jose Lopez, Jr., G (5-8, 240) Matthieu […]