Ludlowe wins first FCIAC girls basketball championship, defeating St. Joseph

TRUMBULL — The emotion was all over the faces of the Ludlowe players and coaches as the final seconds ticked off in the FCIAC girls basketball championship game Thursday. Not only was Ludlowe winning its first FCIAC title in school history, 52-42 over St. Joseph, it was completing an unbeaten run to the title and … Read more

FCIAC Girls Basketball Final streamed live on NFHS tonight

Thursday’s FCIAC girls basketball championshipo game between top-seeded and undefeated Fairfield-Ludlowe and No. 2 seed St. Joseph at Trumbull HS on Tuesday will be streamed live on NFHS. Tip off is set for 7 p.m. To watch the final, or see earlier-round games, click the links below. FCIAC Final – Thurs., Feb. 23 No. 1 … Read more

FCIAC boys basketball tournament field set

The field is set for the FCIAC boys basketball tournament, which will top off with the quarterfinal round at Fairfield-Warde High School on Saturday. Ridgefield, which completed the regular season with a 53-42 win over Stamford on Wednesday, earned the No. 1 seed. The final playoff berth went to New Canaan, which defeated Greenwich 64-52 … Read more

Unbeaten Ludlowe leads eight teams into FCIAC girls basketball playoffs

The Ludlowe Falcons wrapped up an undefeated regular season on Wednesday and head into the FCIAC tournament as the league’s No. 1 seed. The playoffs begin with four quarterfinal games on Saturday at Staples in Westport, before the tournament shifts to Trumbull for the semifinals and final. Tickets for the FCIAC quarterfinals may be purchased … Read more

Ridgefield boys basketball moves up to No. 5 in state, as FCIAC playoff race rolls to wild finish

After a brief absence from the Top 10 in the weekly boys basketball state poll, four-time defending FCIAC champion Ridgefield has utilized a lengthy winning streak to ascend to No. 5 and the Tigers are now in strong position to earn the top seed in the conference tournament. The GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Basketball Poll … Read more

Undefeated Ludlowe remains No. 2 in GameTimeCT girls basketball poll on Feb. 1

Hamden and FCIAC member Fairfield Ludlowe remained unbeaten with victories Tuesday (Jan. 31), so they remain ranked 1-2 in the current GameTimeCT Top 10 Girls Basketball Poll which was released Feb. 1. Fairfield Ludlowe is the only FCIAC team in the Top 10 while two other conference teams, St. Joseph and New Canaan, received polling … Read more

Danbury, Ridgefield basketball meet in Bob DiNardo Memorial Classic at WCSU Saturday

Each year, Jackie DiNardo posts a message on Facebook for her late husband, Danbury police officer Bob DiNardo. “Happy Heavenly Birthday.” The messages that come after are telling. “Just the outpouring of people who responded about what a great man he was, what he did for them, and how much he’s missed,” DiNardo said. “It … Read more