The 2019 FCIAC Spring Tournament Schedule

FCIAC Baseball Tournament Friday, May 17 Quarterfinals at higher seeds, 4 p.m. Monday, May 20 Semifinals at Cubeta Stadium, Stamford, 5 and 7:30 p.m. Note: Highest remaining seed as choice of game time Wednesday, May 22 Final at Cubeta Stadium, Stamford, 7 p.m. FCIAC Softball Tournament Friday, May 17 Quarterfinals at higher seeds, 4 p.m. … Read more

Trumbull, St. Joe’s lead softball poll; Four FCIAC teams crack baseball top 10

Trumbull and St. Joseph are ranked second and third, respectively, in the GameTimeCT Top 10 Softball Poll, while the FCIAC has four teams in the Top 10 of the most recent state baseball poll. Ledyard replaced FCIAC member Ridgefield for the No. 1 ranking in the GameTimeCT Top 10 Baseball Poll which was released April … Read more

Softball: No. 3 St. Joseph shuts out Greenwich, runs record to 7-0

GREENWICH — Watching Payton Doiron consistently control the strike zone and Charlee Horton swing her bat with authority, it’s apparent why St. Joseph won the FCIAC and state title in 2018. The dynamic duo were each on their game again Wednesday at the expense of another opponent. A junior right-hander, Doiron pitched a four-hitter with … Read more

Fahey blasts two HRs to lead New Canaan softball past Central

2019 has been a bit of a roller coaster ride for the New Canaan High softball team, as the Rams have already had a dramatic, walk-off win, a couple of blowout losses and everything in between. That being said, the ups and downs come with the territory for a team as young as New Canaan. … Read more

Bruggeman hits two home runs in No. 2 Trumbull’s win over Ridgefield

RIDGEFIELD — Even though Jacqui Sheftz wasn’t overly concerned, she still made a trip to the pitching circle in the bottom of the seventh inning. Sheftz’s unbeaten Trumbull softball team led host Ridgefield by four but the Tigers had gotten a leadoff homer from Lauren Bayer to start the bottom of the seventh and now … Read more

Vadas Continues A Never-Ending Battle With Perfection At Warde

FAIRFIELD — Olivia Vadas is in a never-ending search for perfection. The opponent for the Fairfield Warde softball pitcher is often not the opposing team. “I’m always in competition with myself,” Vadas said. “My dream would be to have 21 strikeouts in one game, so every single time that I play I always have that … Read more

Softball: No. 3 Trumbull rallies in the seventh to beat No. 8 Seymour

SEYMOUR — Trumbull’s softball team overcame a two-run deficit with a three-run, two-out rally in the top of the seventh and held off host Seymour 5-4 on Monday. “I’m really proud of their guts, they way they showed perseverance,” Trumbull coach Jacqui Sheftz said. “I’m really proud of the girls. We’ve got to build on … Read more

Greenwich softball overpowers New Canaan, moves to 2-0

NEW CANAAN — In the preseason predictions for FCIAC softball, not many people were paying much attention to Greenwich. If they maintain their early success, the Cardinals will be difficult to ignore. Greenwich improved to 2-0 to start the season, scoring nine runs in the second inning before rolling past the New Canaan Rams 14-2 … Read more

Softball: Defending FCIAC, Class M champ St. Joseph’s culture of excellence in place

Defending FCIAC and Class M state champion St. Joseph High will look for more postseason success this spring. Coach Jeff Babineau has good reason for optimism. For starters, the Cadets have won the conference in four of the last five years. And, although significant, the loss of just two graduates means a bulk of experience … Read more