Tolland’s Ryan Carlson, who expertly took over our Instagram account on game day, and then capped his career by rushing for three touchdowns and scripting perhaps the craziest play of Thanksgiving Week, has been voted the GameTimeCT star of Thanksgiving Week by, you, the fans. In his final game, the senior running back and linebacker ran 30 […]
In the postgame huddle, Tolland coach Scott Cady announced tonight’s 41-7 win will be his last game coaching the Eagles. #cthsfb — Kyle Maher (@KyleBMaher) November 27, 2019 Tolland football coach Scott Cady told his team that Tuesday’s 41-7 win over E.O. Smith will be his last game, according to reporters at the game. Cady has […]
MANCHESTER — The fabled stretch at Wickham Park that has decided the fate of many runners over the years has been long dubbed the green monster.
It might need to be changed to something honoring Conard soph…
MANCHESTER—The green monster is his home, and with it came another title.
Conard sophomore Gavin Sherry has owned the stretch that has defined Wickham Park, and a surge up it Friday provided just enough cus…
SHERRY, PUFFER DUEL IN CLASS LL
It took almost the entire afternoon of races to produce drama at the front, but two of the most talented runners in the state dueled at the front of the pack during the Class…
Welcome back to Uni-Browse. Last week, Newtown won with 38% of the vote. This week as we take a look at some sharp home uniforms. VOTE at the bottom of the post for your favorite uniform. FORAN Foran goes with the Uncle Sam look and it works. Following the growing trend, the helmets have the […]
TOLLAND – Ryan Carlson is the heart of the Tolland Eagles. The senior’s interception return for a touchdown in the third quarter, capped off the Eagles comeback as they beat Joel Barlow, 35-24 on Saturday afternoon. “Ryan Carlson, he is the blood and bones of this team there is no doubt about it,” Tolland […]
The first weekend of the 2019 high school football season did not disappoint.
Stamford honored two classmates who died earlier this month in a car accident with a pregame ceremony, then went on to stun perennial power Sta…
BERLIN — Berlin played nearly three quarters Thursday night without one of its best players, nearly two quarters without another. The Redcoats gutted out a 14-8 win over Tolland at Sage Park to open the 2019 football season, getting big plays at key moments, blocking a couple of kicks and getting a game-ending sack. “Going […]
[Vitals] COACH — SCOTT CADY (2nd year, 5-5) CONFERENCE — CCC PLAYOFF CLASS — Class M (397 boys enrollment) HOME — Tolland HS Stadium 2018 RECORD — 5-5 2019 OPENER — Sept. 12 at Belin, 6:30 p.m. TEAM WEBSITES — Maxpreps | FACEBOOK — @tollandeaglesfootball TWITTER — @EaglesTolland [Top Players] RYAN CARLSON, Sr., RB/LB AIDAN CLARK, Sr., QB […]
Chris Abbey, East Lyme, senior: Captured the ECC title last fall, before taking second place in Class MM.
Nick Bendsten, Wolcott, junior: The defending NVL champion, he finished ninth in Class M. Only two o…
This November, the CIAC will crown champions in boys soccer for the 20th time this century. In that time, 45 schools have claimed state titles in Classes S, M, L and LL, including years where co-championships were earned. Five schools, Farmington, East Catholic, Brookfield, Barlow and Avon have won titles in two different classes. Here […]
The 2019 GameTimeCT All-State Wrestling Team. Compiled by Ryan Lacey. Photos by Hearst Connecticut Media. Designed by Pete Paguaga. FIRST TEAM ♦♦♦ Wrestler of the Year Ryan Jack Danbury Weight class: 126 Stats: 40-0, FCIAC, Class LL, State Open and New England champion. Ranked No. 4 nationally by FloWrestling.com Honors: CHSCA State Wrestler of the […]
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 […]
Where: Trumbull High School
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. (finals scheduled for 5 p.m.)
Defending champion: Danbury
NEW HAVEN — While the Hillhouse boys literally ran away with the team title in the CIAC Class M indoor track and field championships at Floyd Little Athletic Center, it took a win in the final event by Hillhouse to claim t…
Travis Longo, Trumbull, Sr.: Was Wilton’s first State Open championship in 25 years last winter at 106. Transferred to Trumbull.
Ryan Jack, Danbury, Jr: A two-time All-American who has won the last two State Opens – one at 106 …
The 2018 All-Central Connecticut Conference Football Teams. Division I East East Hartford –Jaquan Allen, Jonathan Cruz, Rafael Custodio, Jaydon Gardner, Quinton Haughton, John McNeil, David Ortiz, Raquan Tompkins, Samuel Valentine Enfield –Freddy Centrella, Brendan DeBarber, Andrew Diaz, Cameron LeBlanc, Wyatt Raymond, Joel Stewart Glastonbury –Dylan Clemens, Drew Daniels, Kirill Fioletov, Brandon Myers, Ryan Smith, Matthew […]
NEW BRITAIN—The Tolland girls soccer team has been waiting a long time for this one. No. 2 Tolland, with a roster filled with 10 seniors, came out strong and never let up, defeating No. 16 Farmington 2-0 in the CIAC Class L girls soccer championship game at Veteran’s Stadium Sunday. For the Tolland seniors, many […]
Schedule, scoreboard, broadcast, live blog and story links for the 2018 CIAC Fall State Championships. Boys soccer, girls soccer, volleyball and the swimming state open will be broadcast online by the NFHS Network (a subscription is required). Purchase tickets to the state finals at CIACSports.com. Due to Thursday’s snowstorm, the entire outdoor schedule has been […]
CIAC 2018 FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCOREBOARD CLASS LL No. 5 STAPLES (17-1-3) vs. No. 7 RIDGEFIELD (20-2-1) When: Sunday, 3 p.m. Where: West Haven HS Broadcast: NFHS Network (subscription required) Championship game appearances: Staples is 1-2, making its second straight appearance; Ridgefield is the defending champion. Players to watch: Claire Middlebrook, Ridgefield: part of a rock-solid […]
Conference championship week is off and running with the CTC and CCC races in the books and a host of others set to round out the week before the season peaks with states.
There will finally be high-stakes action at a course other than Wickham…
Vitals COACH — SCOTT CADY (1st year) CONFERENCE — CCC Division III East PLAYOFF CLASS — M (393 boys enrollment) HOME — Tolland High School Field 2017 RECORD — 4-6 2018 OPENER — Sept. 7 vs. RHAM, 7 p.m. TEAM WEBSITE — Maxpreps | FACEBOOK — @tollandeaglesfootball Top Players DILLON D’AMATO, Sr., OL/DL (6-3 255) […]
SOUTHBURY — To say the very least, the end of the SWC season was not satisfactory for the Pomperaug girls basketball team.But fortunately for the Panthers, one big prize lies ahead of them: a possible Class L championship.Seventh-seeded Pomp…
NEW HAVEN >> The kings and queens of Class M Indoor Track reign once again. For the third straight year both the Hillhouse boys and Tolland girls left the Floyd Little Athletic Center with Class M indoor track state championship plaques. For Tolland’s girls it was their fourth-consecutive title. It was the 3,200 meter run that sealed […]
TORRINGTON >> In every high-level girls volleyball match, there’s a point in which the mental side of the game outweighs the physical. Torrington girls volleyball beat Tolland 3-0 (20-17, 25-23, 26-24) Friday evening in a Class M Quarterfinal match proving the deeper into the tournament the Red Raiders get, the more that’s true. The No. […]
MANCHESTER >> Zakeer Ahmad of Staples and Drew Thompson of Fairfield Prep, and Morgan McCormick of Wilton and Hayley Collins of Tolland provided cross country fans at Wickham Park with a pair of exciting finishes in their respective boys and girls races at the CIAC State Open meet on Friday. Running side by side, Thompson […]
Vitals Coach: ALEX BACKUS (1st year) Conference: CCC Division III East Playoff Class: M (397 boys enrollment) Home: Tolland High School 2015 Record: 3-7 (2-2 CCC D-III East) 2016 Kickoff: Sept. 9 vs. Plainville, 7 p.m. Team website: MaxPreps | Facebook: Tolland Eagles Football Top players CODY OUELLETTE, Sr., QB/S (5-10, 180) MATT ABBATE, Sr., RB/CB (5-8, 155) JACK LESTER, Sr., WR/CB (6-4, 180) EVAN KERECZ, Sr., C/DT (5-10, 235) […]
A year ago, Shelton has arguably the best pitcher in the state in Mike Cowell, last year’s New Haven Register Player of the Year who’s now throwing at Fordham. This season, Scott Gura and the Gaels don’t have that clear-cut ace. But they do have a squad of pitchers who that learned a lot from Cowell’s dominance last […]