Trumbull wrestling coach Charlie Anderson earns 300th victory in win over Stamford

TRUMBULL — Trumbull coach Charlie Anderson walked across the edge of the wrestling mat to shake hands with Stamford’s Jaime Camacho following a 66-15 dual meet victory over the Black Knights. But before he could return to his team after the Eagles’ victory, Anderson was stopped short by Trumbull Athletic Director Mike King. King announced … Read more

The 2018-19 FCIAC Winter Tournament Schedule

FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament Saturday, Feb. 23 – Quarterfinals at Warde HS No. 3 Danbury 62,  No. 6 Stamford 44 No. 2 Wilton 79, No. 7 Warde 77  (OT)  No. 5 Ridgefield 51, No. 4 New Canaan 44 No. 1 Trumbull 87, No. 8 St. Joseph 72 Tuesday, Feb. 26 – Semifinals at Wilton HS … Read more

Danbury downs Mount Anthony-VT in heavyweight matchup

The Danbury wrestling team schedules the best competition it can in order to be prepared for the postseason. Even if that includes a three-plus-hour bus ride to Bennington, Vermont. The trip was a productive one for the Hatters, who dominated in a 49-22 win over rival Mount Anthony (VT) on Monday afternoon. Danbury won nine … Read more

Greenwich wrestling team pins Ridgefield

GREENWICH — Winning the first three matches, Ridgefield made an impressive opening statement in its duel meet against FCIAC rival Greenwich, but the Cardinals had the final say. Registering eight pinfall victories, Greenwich continued its resurgent season, downing another conference foe. After suffering its first loss of the season last week, Greenwich got right back … Read more

FCIAC Wrestling Scoreboard and Box Scores for Wed., Jan. 9

New Canaan 40, Norwalk 39 New Canaan won on criteria: Most 1st points scored 106 – Jack Cahill (N) dec. Jack Goetz, 7-0 113 – Michael Campos (N) won by forfeit 120 – Michael Roselle (N) won  by forfeit 126 – Sam White (N) pinned Joey Bucci, 0:43 132 – Dylan Kortman (NC) dec. Chase … Read more

Danbury claims Sabbagh holiday title for 26th time in 28 seasons

DANBURY — It’s their own tournament, so they defended their turf. Placing nine finalists across 15 weight classes is a pretty decent stamp of authority on the competition. The Danbury wrestling team claimed the Ryan Sabbagh Holiday Tournament trophy for a 26th time in 28 seasons, outlasting state rival Bristol Eastern in a showdown between … Read more

FCIAC Wrestling Scoreboard and Box Scores for Tues.-Wed., Dec. 18-19

Tuesday, Dec. 18 New Canaan 45, Staples 36 106 – Oliver D’Anna (S) pinned Jack Goetz, 2:56 113 – Eamon Brannigan (S) won by forfeit 120 – Terry Brannigan (S) won by forfeit 126 – Joey Bucci (NC) pinned Gianni Decaprio, 0:43 132 – Dylan Kortman (NC) dec. Noah Frass, 7-3 138 – Justin Mastroianni … Read more

Danbury tops Warde in clash of top wrestling programs

DANBURY — The Danbury wrestling team won eight of 14 matches against Fairfield Warde on Wednesday night, leaving the Mustangs with a respectable six triumphs over the defending FCIAC, Class LL and State Open champions. The score didn’t reflect the close gap, though. The Hatters scored a host of pins early in the meet to … Read more