College Sports Roundups: Former FCIAC athletes on the big stage

The first official games of the fall athletics season are just two weeks away, so we’re taking one last look back at what some former FCIAC stars have been doing in the college ranks. Each of these stories was featured over the summer, as compiled by Bob Greeney, and include numerous brilliant performances by graduates … Read more

Trinity grad Casimir, Iona Gaels win MAAC title, earn return trip to NCAA tourney

Former Trinity Catholic High School basketball star Schadrac Casimir and his Iona Gaels are going to “The Dance” again. Iona recently defended its Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament championship to punch its ticket to “The Dance,” aka March Madness, officially also known as the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament. The Gaels are … Read more

Ridgefield’s Steidl, Vermont Catamounts head to NCAA tourney as America East champs

Former Ridgefield High School star Kurt Steidl is finishing his college basketball career in style as he and his Vermont Catamounts will get a taste of March Madness later this week. Stedil nailed a pair of three-pointers during a second-half comeback which saw top-seeded Vermont defeat third-seeded Albany, 56-53, in the America East Conference championship … Read more