Ridgefield was the 14th seed in the Class L tournament, and the Tigers had to beat a team in the first round of the playoffs that had already beaten them once, and they had all kinds of obstacles to overcome this season. In the last two weeks, they overcame all of them, and on Saturday […]
Editor’s note: GameTimeCT will update as teams are released. BASEBALL Baseball: Player of the Year Miles Langhorne, Pitcher, Greenwich Coach of the Year: Brett Conner, Warde First Team Pitchers: Miles Langhorne, Greenwich; Zach Broderick, Warde; Bryan Kraus, Trumbull; Carter Kelsey, Staples. Catcher: Peter Meyerson, McMahon. First Baseman: Jack Corcoran, Warde. Infielders: Brendan Edvardsen, Norwalk; Jake […]
Darien captured its 19th state championship with a 14-6 win over Ludlowe in Saturday’s Class L final, and with that, the Blue Wave finishes the season as the No. 1 team in the Connecticut Coaches Top 10 Girls Lacrosse Poll. The Wave (18-3) had been the No. 2 team in the poll all season, with […]
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TRUMBULL — Ridgefield’s leading scorer walked onto the field at McDougall Stadium, in uniform but no pads with the hospital bracelet still on his wrist, about 20 minutes before Saturday afternoon’s Class L boys lacrosse final. Star freshman attackman Kyle Colsey was out after an emergency appendectomy, but his older brother, star attackman Ryan Colsey […]
No. 8 Fairfield Prep (17-4) vs No. 14 Ridgefield (15-7)
When: Saturday, 3:30 p.m.
FAIRFIELD — Cullen McCarthy didn’t know he’d be playing in the FCIAC boys golf championship until Wednesday evening.
That’s when New Canaan coach Bill Brown informed the sophomore he would be in the Rams’ l…
Just three teams hold the same spots they did when we last convened for the GameTimeCT Boys Lacrosse Top 10 Poll, and one of them now shares that spot. As usual, one of those three is No. 1 Darien. The FCIAC champs continue to draw every first-place vote. Conference runner-up Staples slides into the second […]
After capturing the SWC championship with a 7-4 win over Newtown in the final on Thursday, Joel Barlow has entered the Connecticut Girls Lacrosse Coaches Poll for the first time this season. The Falcons, who tied Newtown for ninth in the voting, join the FCIAC’s New Canaan and SCC’s Guilford as the three conference champs in […]
DANBURY — It has been two years since Danbury boys track and field’s streak of five straight FCIAC titles was snapped, but on Tuesday the Hatters reclaimed the crown.
Danbury finished first as a team with 1…
New Canaan completed an undefeated regular season and, for the fourth consecutive week, earned all the first-place votes in the Connecticut Girls Lacrosse Coaches Poll. At 15-0, the Rams are the only unbeaten team in Class L, and one of just three undefeated teams in the state: East Lyme in Class M and Old Saybrook […]
We have a consensus on one thing and a near-consensus on another in the GameTimeCT Boys Lacrosse Top 10 poll as we near — or, in the SWC, arrive at — the postseason. There’s pretty much a top nine. And there’s still a top one. Darien remains unanimous atop the poll in Week 6. Every […]
With the conference tournaments looming, there was no movement in the latest Connecticut Girls Lacrosse Coaches Poll released on May 17. New Canaan, which defeated CCC power Glastonbury on Saturday, held the No. 1 spot for the third consecutive week. The Rams are honing in on the top seed for both the FCIAC and Class […]
A couple of days after taking over the Norwalk baseball program in January of 2020, Ryan Mitchell told his team practices were going to be different.
Gone were the days of just shagging fly balls, getting i…
WESTPORT — Staples’ boys lacrosse team didn’t have one of its best attackmen to start the year. Then it lost its starting goalie for seven games with a concussion. Though some players remain sidelined, the pieces seem to be coming together for the No. 5-ranked Wreckers. With No. 4 Ridgefield threatening to script its own […]
Big wins for New Canaan and Staples shuffled the top of the GameTimeCT Boys Lacrosse Top 10 poll this week. New Canaan’s 11-8 victory over Ridgefield propelled the Rams into second. Fairfield Prep’s 13-9 win at Staples leapfrogged the Jesuits into third, ahead of Ridgefield and Staples. The 10 teams remained the same as last […]
Baseball All teams qualify First Round Friday, May 21 No. 1 Greenwich has a bye Norwalk 17, McMahon 1 Ridgefield 7, New Canaan 3 Westhill 9, Wilton 8 (9) Darien 8, Staples 6 (8) Trumbull 3, Ludlowe 0 Danbury 3, St. Joseph 2 Warde 5, Stamford 4 Quarterfinals Monday, May 24 Warde 4, Norwalk 1 […]
New Canaan tightened its grip on the No. 1 spot, while Newtown scored two key SWC wins and entered at No. 9 in the latest Connecticut Girls Lacrosse Coaches Poll. New Canaan (10-0) defeated No. 2 Darien for the second time this season, 10-9 in OT, and is unbeaten through 10 games. There was no […]
NEW CANAAN — The New Canaan and Ridgefield boys lacrosse teams had been here before.
When they met in the season’s first week, the Rams held a three-goal lead at halftime, but the Tigers rallied in the seco…
RIDGEFIELD — Trumbull pitcher Bryan Kraus did not add a slider to his arsenal until just prior to this season.
The righthander has so much confidence in it now, he routinely used it as his out pitch Friday …
Eight of the teams in the GameTimeCT Boys Lacrosse Top 10 are at or into the second half of their schedules. One more may have made it there by the time you read this. The other should be there by the end of Thursday. We’re turning the corner, friends. And the rematches begin. No. 2 […]
New Canaan, which emerged from a two-week quarantine to defeat defending Class L champ Darien in its first game back, is the unanimous No. 1 team in the first Connecticut Girls Lacrosse Coaches poll for 2021. The Rams garnered all 13 No. 1 votes to take the top spot, followed closely by No. 2 Darien. […]
Staples at Darien, Friday, 4 p.m.: The Wreckers, who lost to Wilton on Wednesday, face another challenge against defending FCIAC and Class L champion Darien.
Three GameTimeCT boys lacrosse top 10 polls into the season, we’re up to 20 teams with at least one vote. In our third week, we’ve got our first newcomer. Weston’s 6-0 start moved the Trojans in at No. 9 this week, pushing Greenwich to 10th and Glastonbury (by one point) out. The order of the […]
RIDGEFIELD — One of his Ridgefield boys lacrosse teammates told Matt Shepard that Wilton wanted to shoot low Saturday afternoon on the junior goalie.
He was ready with a handful of big stops in the second h…
RIDGEFIELD — They know, obviously. Your father’s in the national hall of fame for your sport, somebody’s going to bring it up, even if you never really saw him play anywhere but on video.
Maybe the kids saw…
Daniel Hand at Cheshire, Friday, 6 p.m.: Two of the SCC’s traditional powers come into this game with matching 3-1 records. Hand has won three straight since a season-opening loss to Ludlowe, while Chesh…
In a season where you’d expect teams to be finding themselves, guess who looks exactly like the team they always are? Unanimous No. 1 Darien remains unanimous No. 1 Darien after the first 10 days of boys lacrosse. The Blue Wave took care of a couple of top-10 opponents over the past week. After No. […]
RIDGEFIELD — Tighe Cummiskey outmuscled Ridgefield on faceoffs as Darien raced away with a 14-7 victory in a battle of No. 1 vs. No. 2 in the GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Lacrosse Poll Tuesday night at Tiger Hollow. Cummiskey, built like the fullback he is for Darien’s football team, helped the top-ranked Blue Wave win […]