Danbury’s Rob Murray named National Boys Cross Country Coach of the Year

All Rob Murray was setting out to do was to combine his passion for running and coaching with the goal of coaching up young runners to be the best they could be. And all he knew was he was going to give his best commitment and dedication toward that end, and he would also expect … Read more

Ten FCIAC teams captured state championships in 2021

The FCIAC, yet again, achieved its usual overall success in spring sports state tournaments. During this past 2021 high school spring sports season the conference’s traditional strength was displayed even more so as the FCIAC had extraordinary success. There were 10 teams from the FCIAC which won Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference state championships. In the … Read more

Three wins for Danbury’s Smith, Hatters’ championship highlight postseason for FCIAC track teams

NEW BRITAIN – Alanna Smith, Danbury’s versatile junior sprinter, pulled off the rarest of excellent achievements when she won three races to lead the defending-champion Hatters to the 2021 Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference Girls Outdoor Track and Field State Open team championship. Smith won the 100-meter dash, the 200 and 400 and by scoring 10 … Read more

FCIAC’s State and Conference Champions for Spring, 2021

FCIAC State Champions – Spring, 2021 Baseball Class LL – Norwalk Boys Lacrosse Class L – Ridgefield Class S – St. Joseph Girls Lacrosse Class L – Darien Boys Tennis Class LL – Staples Class L – Darien Girls Tennis Class LL – Staples Boys Golf Div. III – St. Joseph Boys Volleyball Class L … Read more

Smith sweeps sprints as Danbury repeats as CIAC girls track state open champions

NEW BRITAIN — At around 10:45 Thursday morning, Danbury senior Abigail Copeland ran the third leg of the team’s 4×100-meter race at the CIAC State Open in Willow Brook Park. The team’s time of 50.05 seconds earned Danbury its first point of its later-to-be meet-winning score of 44 points. Click here for the complete story

2021 All-FCIAC Girls Outdoor Track and Field Awards

Alanna Smith, Danbury – 100 dash, 200 dash, 400 dash Francine Stevens, Staples – 100 dash, 200 dash, 4×400 Samantha Dewitt, Staples – 400 dash, 4×400 Tatum Havemann, Staples – 800 run Esme Daplyn, Greenwich – 800 run Anna Keeley, Ludlowe – 1,600 run, 3,200 run Mari Noble, Greenwich – 1,600 run, 3,200 run Shelby … Read more

2021 All-FCIAC Boys Outdoor Track and Field Awards

Dante Valentino, Trumbull – 100 dash Luke Santos, Danbury – 100 dash, 4×100 Andrew O’Donnell, Greenwich – 200 dash, 400 dash, 4×400 Jon Gladstone, Warde – 200 dash Jack Myers, Wilton – 400 dash Gabriel Kwarteng, Danbury – 800 run Charlie King, Ridgefield – 800 run, 1,600 run, 4×800 Colin McLaughlin, Westhill – 1,600 run … Read more

Danbury wins FCIAC boys track title, Greenwich second

DANBURY — It has been two years since Danbury boys track and field’s streak of five straight FCIAC titles was snapped, but on Tuesday the Hatters reclaimed the crown. Danbury finished first as a team with 100.5 points, followed closely by Greenwich at 98.5. Staples finished third with 79 points and Ridgefield came in fourth … Read more