This wasn’t knee hockey in the basement, where most of Reed Caney’s time in goal has been spent in his young life (at least in hockey). This was his varsity boys hockey debut for Staples, and it came against the No. 1 team…
TRUMBULL —St. Joseph found another way to pull out a victory when coach Kevin Wielk’s Cadets defeated New Canaan, 72-70, on Vito Montelli Court Monday night. St. Joe’s in now 10-2 overall and a league-leading 9-1 (with Ridgefield) in the FCIAC. Paul Fabbri scored 30 points for St. Joe’s, which added this tight win to […]
Look at last year’s overall record and you would guess it would be one to forget for Cheshire Academy. The ’Cats went 2-23 in head coach Jim McCarthy’s first season as head coach.
“It’s hard to go through a…
STAMFORD — The FCIAC boys basketball season may be a marathon, but the St. Joseph boys basketball team has been sprinting past the opposition lately.
The Cadets used their depth and their hustle to earn the…
TRUMBULL — Norwalk and St. Joseph, two of the top teams in the FCIAC, met at Vito Montelli Court on Tuesday with the Bears coming away with an impressive 64-44 victory. “We finally put a full game together,” Norwalk head coach Evan Kelley said. “Throughout our seven wins we hadn’t done that. Tonight, we shared the basketball. I threw […]
NEW HAVEN — Newtown football has been almost everywhere in the month since that emotional, improbable night in the fog at Trumbull’s McDougall Stadium. But this Saturday morning was about their outside linebacker.
GREENWICH — Trailing by double digits for the majority of its game against Greenwich didn’t cause the St. Joseph boys basketball team to panic. Instead, the Cadets followed the lead of one of their youngest guards and kept…
LUDLOWE 39, STAMFORD 36 106 – Samantha Yap (S) won by forfeit; 113 – Jacob Pressler (FL) dec. Brenden Leung, 9-4; 120 – Yuri Case (FL) pinned Myles Jones, 0:44; 126 – Luis Zambrano (FL) pinned Kevin Barrera, 3:39; 132 – Ryan Zeller (FL) dec. Edward Yudolevich, 11-10; 138 – Billy Griffin (S) pinned Alex […]
TRUMBULL — St. Joseph and Westhill each featured quick guards and aggressive big men willing to go at it when the Vikings visited the Cadets at Vito Montelli Court in an FCIAC matchup on Tuesday night.
Northwest Catholic boys hockey coach Dan Melanson says he’s good at counting his blessings, and the first month of this season has given him chances to do so.
The Lions played without eight regulars, ill or…
St. Joseph running back Jaden Shirden and Sheehan coach John Ferrazzi were awarded the Connecticut High School Coaches Association’s top honors at the annual All-State Football Banquet on Jan 12. Shirden was named the CHSCA’s 2019 State Player of the Year. He was a four-year starter who played in the maximum amount of high school […]
TRUMBULL —Liz Adzima was the only player in double figures for St. Joseph when the Cadets defeated Trinity Catholic, 59-28, in a clash between FCIAC girls basketball teams at Vito Montelli Court on Tuesday. Adzima had 12 points, but 10 of the 12 players that saw considerable playing time for coach Lindwall’s Cadets scored points.” […]
GREENWICH — Delaney, Sophie and Kelsey Roth put on quite a sister act for the Greenwich girls ice hockey team on Monday night.
Combining for four goals, the Roth sisters put forth a sensational performance,…
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 […]
For three games to start the season, the West Haven hockey team made things look easy, outscoring its opponents by 17 goals.
Things were different Saturday afternoon.
Facing a St. Joseph tea…
IT’S BEEN a long and busy week since we crowned our four state champions, but what a week it was with Sheehan taking home its first state title since 1985, Weston winning its first state title, then-No. 2 St. Joseph defeating No. 1 Hand to earn its first, final No. 1 ranking since 1982 and, […]
They stalked the leader all year, then knocked off the leader on the last day of the season to win their third consecutive CIAC football championship. St. Joseph, No. 2 all regular season, finishes the year as the No. 1 team in the GameTimeCT Top 10 poll. “This means a lot, for the whole football […]
NEW BRITAIN — Jaden Shirden, after his usual big rushing day, smiled when his teammates on the other side of the ball came up in conversation, the defense that led St. Joseph to their third CIAC football championship in a row. “They’re some bad boys,” Shirden said. “They come out and play. They do their […]
The final day of the football season has arrived. Eight teams will enter with a chance to win a state title, but only four will end their seasons as champions. The 2019 CIAC Football Championships will be held at McDougall Stadium in Trumbull and Veterans Field in New Britain. The four championships will be played […]
TRUMBULL — When the young running back wasn’t running around the house, imitating his dad or Barry Sanders, the sign went on the door: “Watching film.” He watched the games of his father, or the games his father coached, f…
VITALS WHERE/WHEN – Veterans Stadium, New Britain, 3 p.m. TICKETS – $10 Everyone ON THE AIR/WEB – NFHS Network (Subscription required) | WELI-AM 960 | Livestream WELI on Facebook SEEDS/RECORDS – No. 1 St. Joseph 12-0; No. 2 Hand 12-0 COACHES – St. Joseph: Joe Della Vecchia, 22nd year (161-90); Hand: Dave Mastroianni, 3rd year (37-1) PROGRAM […]
The 2019 GameTimeCT All-State Girls Soccer team. Compiled by Joe Morelli. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga and Sean Patrick Bowley. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Player of the Year Maddie Fried St. Joseph, Junior, Forward Stats: Finished with 27 goals and 17 assists for the Cadets, an FCIAC tournament finalist. Has 65 […]
STRATFORD — The Class L semifinal game between top-seeded St. Joseph and No. 4 New Canaan was played in a heavy rain which was more befitting Noah than a football game.
But the Cadets had no need of an ark….
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, […]
St. Joseph’s Jack Wallace, a first-year quarterback who has thrived while leading the Hogs to their first unbeaten record in 35 years and a spot in the Class L quarterfinals, has been named the 2019 Gatorade Connecticut Player of the Year, the company announced Friday. He is the first St. Joseph football player to earn […]
TRUMBULL — One down, two to go.
Jaden Shirden scored six touchdowns Wednesday night, leading No. 1 St. Joseph past No. 8 Wilton, 49-7, in the Class L quarterfinals at Jerry McDougall Stadium.
Maddie Fried from the St. Joseph girls soccer team has been named to the All-American Team Wednesday by the United Soccer Coaches Association. She is joined by fellow FCIAC player Peyton McNamara from McMahon. Fried, a junior, finished this season with 27 goals and 17 assists for the Cadets, who advanced to the FCIAC tournament […]
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 […]