Mike Walsh retires after 39 years coaching Trinity boys basketball

After 39 seasons at the helm of the Trinity Catholic Boys Basketball program, Mike Walsh has announced his decision to retire from full-time coaching, hoping to spend more time as a full-time grandfather to his eight grandchildren. The decision was announced in a press release sent out by Trinity Catholic Sunday evening. Walsh plans to … Read more

College Men’s Basketball Roundup: Hoops stars shine at next level

Former Trinity Catholic basketball star Schadrac Casimir got the March Madness experience for the second consecutive year and former Wilton star Eric Houska concluded a very good career for Colorado College to highlight the many accomplishments of former FCIAC players for their respective men’s college basketball teams this past winter The accomplishments of the former … Read more

2018 All-FCIAC Boys Basketball Awards

All-FCIAC team and individual photos are available as digital images or as 8×10 glossy prints. To purchase photos, click here or email Dave Stewart, Sports Information Director at dave@newcanaansports.com. Player of the Year Sean Conway – Warde First Team Sean Conway – Warde Contavio Dutreil – Trinity Catholic Brendan McNamara – Ridgefield Jordan Brown – … Read more

2018 All-FCIAC Girls Basketball Awards

All-FCIAC team and individual photos are available as digital images or as 8×10 glossy prints. To purchase photos, click here or email Dave Stewart, Sports Information Director at dave@newcanaansports.com. First Team Olivia Parisi – Fairfield Warde Elle Fair – Staples Julie Keckler – Trumbull Ashley Wilson – Norwalk Caroline Curnal – Ridgefield Claire Gulbin – … Read more

State Tournament Schedule: Six FCIAC hoops and hockey teams in the hunt

Monday, March 12 Div. I Boys Basketball Quarterfinals No. 7 Danbury (21-3) vs. No. 2 Notre Dame-Fairfield (21-0) at Trumbull HS, 7 p.m. So far for Danbury First Round: Bye Second Round: Defeated No. 10 Trinity Catholic 77-69 So far for NDFF First Round: Bye Second Round: Defeated No. 15 Notre Dame-West Haven 70-50 Thursday, … Read more

State Hoops and Hockey scoreboard, box scores for March 8-9

Friday, March 9 CHSGCA Girls Ice Hockey State Semifinals Darien 3, New Canaan 1 New Canaan 0-0-1 1 Darien 0-2-1 3 New Canaan: Liz McCarthy 1 goal; Anika Curri 1 assist Darien: Kate Bellissimo 3 goals; Corinne Bevill 2 assists; Kiki Tropsa 1 assist; Shea van den Broek 1 assist Goalies NC – Blythe Novick … Read more

Updated state tournament schedule for Thursday and Friday, March 8-9

The majority of state playoff games involving FCIAC teams have been postponed as the cleanup from Wednesday’s storm continues on Thursday. Many schools are not in session today, and many roads remain impassable due to downed trees and wires. The updated schedule below is as of 12:50 p.m., Thursday. The only Thursday game involving an FCIAC team which … Read more

FCIAC’s state playoff basketball and hockey scoreboard and box scores for March 5-6

  Monday, March 5 CIAC Class LL Girls Basketball Quarterfinals Trumbull 40, Newtown 33 Newtown 12-5-3-13 33 Trumbull 11-12-13-4 40 Newtown: Cailin Wilson 0 1-2 1; Rylee Mulligan 3 0-0 6; Ali Kelleher 1 0-0 2; Cyleigh Wilson 1 0-0 2; Carli Smith 1 2-2 5; Jackie Matthews 1 0-0 2; Nicki DaPra 1 0-0 … Read more

Dunks and dribbles: The 2018 FCIAC boys basketball tournament

Another interesting FCIAC boys basketball season wrapped up Thursday night when the Danbury Hatters defeated the Trumbull Eagles, 75-57, for the league championship at Wilton’s Zeoli Field House. It was Danbury’s first conference boys basketball championship since 1992, and also the school’s fourth league title this winter — following boys track and field, cheerleading and … Read more

Danbury tops Trumbull, captures first FCIAC boys basketball title since 1992

For the Danbury Hatters, it seems like it was only a matter of time. After coming close the past two seasons, the Hatters are finally on top of FCIAC boys basketball as they claimed the championship with a 75-57 victory over the Trumbull Eagles Thursday night at Zeoli Field House in Wilton. The Hatters, who … Read more