Silver lining: Three FCIAC gymnastics teams finished second at State class meets

Three teams from the FCIAC each placed second in their respective state class championship meets in girls gymnastics, which ended up being the last winter sport which got to complete state championships before the coronavirus pandemic caused the cancellation of the remainder of the 2019-20 high school winter sports season. Fairfield Ludlowe was runner-up in … Read more

FCIAC’s winter teams were faring well before postseason ended early

When the final two weeks of 2019-20 winter high school sports season were cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, what was assured was that four of the eight sports sanctioned by the CIAC had teams win state championships and the other four sports were unable to finish their state tournaments or championship meets. The winter … Read more

2019-20 All-FCIAC Gymnastics Awards

First Team Ava Mancini, Ludlowe Schuyler Tomey, St. Joseph Caroline Garrett, Warde Olivia Mannino, Wilton Tess Vincent, Warde Olivia Perkins, Darien Caitlin Vozzella, St. Joseph Tara Chomienne, Ludlowe Bailey Petrizzi, Westhill Hannah Chuckas, Westhill Katherine Ginsburg, Wilton Lindsay Capobianco, St. Joseph Lana Schmidt, Darien Lily Byrnes, Wilton AnNa Hughes, St. Joseph Second Team Kristie Alianiello, … Read more

Ava Mancini leads Ludlowe gymnastics to first FCIAC title

STAMFORD — At previous FCIAC gymnastics championship meets, Ludlowe coach Kim Longobucco had a habit of trying to follow scores and figure out where her team stood throughout the competition. This year, she followed the less complicated path of staying in the moment, and the results were spectacular for her Falcons. With junior Ava Mancini … Read more

The 2020 FCIAC Winter Tournament Schedule

FCIAC Winter Tournaments FCIAC Girls Basketball Tournament Quarterfinals at Staples HS – Saturday, Feb. 22 No. 3 Trumbull 50, No. 6 Stamford 38 No. 7 Ridgefield 41, No. 2 Danbury 29 No. 5 Greenwich 54, No. 4 Norwalk 41 No. 1 Staples 64, No. 8 Ludlowe 48 Semifinals at Trumbull HS – Tuesday, Feb. 25 No. 1 Staples … Read more

A look back: FCIAC teams racked up 13 state championships this winter

Eleven teams from the FCIAC won a total of 13 state championships to highlight the success the conference achieved during the 2018-19 high school winter sports season which concluded in late March. The Norwalk High School and Trinity Catholic High School girls’ basketball teams each won their respective state class tournaments while New Canaan won … Read more

Congratulations to all of our state champions for the winter season!

Girls Indoor Track and Field Class LL – Danbury Hatters Wrestling Class LL, State Open and New England – Danbury Hatters Gymnastics Class LL – Greenwich Cardinals Class M – Wilton Warriors Girls Ice Hockey New Canaan Rams Final: New Canaan 3, Darien 1 Cheerleading Class LL – Danbury Hatters Boys Swimming & Diving Class … Read more

Greenwich earns 4th straight Class L gymnastics title

MILFORD — In an afternoon full of numbers, the numeral that meant the most to the Greenwich High School girls gymnastics team was four. As in the Cardinals earned their fourth consecutive Class L championship team title Saturday at Jonathan Law High gym. “It is an amazing accomplishment,” Greenwich senior Kelsey Fedorko said. “Everybody was … Read more

Wilton defends Class M state title, edges Killingly/Putnam/Tourtelotte

By nature, Gary Chadwick worries at gymnastics meets. By the time his Wilton team got down to its final floor exercise routine in Saturday’s Class M championship, Chadwick believed a second consecutive state title was a distinct impossibility. “I thought we were done,” Chadwick, Wilton’s head coach, said. “I knew we were down by a … Read more