Ridgefield claims FCIAC girls cross country crown; Greenwich’s Noble strikes gold

NEW CANAAN — Pursuing perfection is a difficult task. Even if the Ridgefield girls cross country team sometimes makes it look easy. With five runners placing in the top 30, the Tigers followed up an unbeaten regular season by capturing the FCIAC championship Tuesday in New Canaan’s Waveny Park. Led by senior Tess Pisanelli’s third-place … Read more

Staples boys win 4th straight FCIAC Boys Cross Country title

NEW CANAAN — All hail the 4-Peat. The army known as the Staples boys cross country team ran off with the FCIAC championship Tuesday at warm and sunny Waveny Park. The Wreckers finished with 45 points from their top five finishers to hold off Ridgefield (77 points) and Danbury (96 points) to earn their fourth … Read more

The 2019 FCIAC Girls Cross Country Championships Results

Team scores 1 – Ridgefield 70; 2 – Trumbull 83; 3 – New Canaan 118; 4 – Danbury 121; 5 – Wilton 134; 6 (tie) – Greenwich and Ludlowe 147; 8 – Darien 161; 9 – Staples 185; 10 – Warde 236; 11 – St. Joseph 373; 12 – Norwalk 382; 13 – Stamford 391. … Read more

The 2019 FCIAC Boys Cross Country Championship Results

Team Scores 1 – Staples 45; 2 – Ridgefield 77; 3 – Danbury 96; 4 – Trumbull 108; 5 – Warde 155; 6 – Greenwich 184; 7 – Westhill 190; 8 – New Canaan 198; 9 – Ludlowe 240; 10 – Wilton 279; 11 – Norwalk 280; 12 – Darien 318; 13 – Stamford 373; … Read more

FCIAC cross country: Championship information, schedule and map

The 2019 FCIAC cross country championships will be held at Waveny Park in New Canaan on Tuesday, Oct. 15. Six races will be held beginning with freshman events at 2:15 p.m. The varsity championships will begin with the girls 4K race at 2:50 p.m., and the boys 5K race at 3:20 p.m. The Staples Wreckers … Read more

inCourage: You Can Do It – Spot and Stop Bullying and Hazing

Whether you’re a coach or a parent, you should be prepared to recognize and respond to one of the most common forms of negative behavior associated with sports teams: bullying. Bullying is an issue in every part of our kids’ lives — from the locker rooms to home rooms to social media. And statistics show that more … Read more

Greenwich takes No. 1 in first state volleyball poll; Ludlowe, Trumbull and Westhill in top 10

Greenwich received 11 of the 25 first-place votes to be voted No. 1 in the first State Coaches Girls Volleyball Poll which was released Oct. 3. The voting took place just after Greenwich improved to 7-0 with a 3-0 victory over St. Joseph on Sept. 26 and the following week the Cardinals had had three … Read more

2019 FCIAC Fall Tournament Schedule

There have been several changes to the FCIAC swimming and diving tournament schedule from previous years. The swim trials will be held on Saturday, Nov. 2, and the finals on Tuesday, Nov. 5 , both at Greenwich High School. The diving finals have been moved from Westhill High School, as the pool will be unavailable, … Read more

FCIAC teams featured in field hockey and girls soccer state coaches polls

The FCIAC has consistently been very strong in the fall sports of field hockey and girls’ soccer and the most recent state coaches polls in those sports confirm that is the case once again this fall. Ridgefield and Staples are ranked first and second, respectively, as the FCIAC has three teams ranked among the top … Read more