Swimming, diving stars shine at FCIAC Regional championships

The FCIAC girls swimming and diving teams did get to compete in postseason meets to conclude their respective seasons and there were many superb performances by individuals and teams at the three regional championship meets during the second week of November. The East, Central and West regional meets were held at separate sites and those … Read more

Cross country runners get their moment in the sun at FCIAC regional championships

NEW CANAAN – It was a winning day, that Wednesday on Nov. 4, when the FCIAC gave cross country runners and teams the opportunity to run in regional championship races at Waveny Park. It was a winning day for the six runners who were individual champions, for the six team champions, and for the FCIAC, … Read more

FCIAC Tournament Schedule and Scoreboard

Volleyball East Region First Round – Thursday, Nov. 5 Trumbull 3, Warde 0 (25-12, 25-12, 26-24) Ludlowe 3, St. Joseph 2 Final – Saturday, Nov. 7 Trumbull 3, Ludlowe 0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-16) Central Region First Round – Thursday, Nov. 5 Norwalk 3, Brien McMahon 2 (25-13, 20-25, 27-25, 25-20, 16-14) Danbury 3, Wilton 1 … Read more

O’Connell lifts New Canaan girls soccer to FCIAC West title over Darien

DARIEN — New Canaan senior girls soccer player Courtney O’Connell was as surprised as anyone when her corner kick early in the second half wound up in the back of the net. O’Connell’s kick came hooking in from the left corner and an attempt to punch it over the top of the goal by Darien’s … Read more

Greenwich powers past Stamford to capture FCIAC West Region title

GREENWICH — Wednesday, the Greenwich field hockey team exhibited the 60 minutes of consistency and focus that coach Megan Wax was hoping for the majority of this season and it resulted in an inspired victory over Darien in the FCIAC West Region Tournament semifinals. Thursday, the Cardinals produced 60 more minutes of excellence and the … Read more

Trumbull, St. Joseph girls soccer play to tie, named FCIAC East co-champions

TRUMBULL — The Trumbull girls’ soccer team opened the 2020 season with a win against an opponent it had not managed to beat since 2012, next door neighbor St. Joseph. The cross-town rivals went head to head three times in the regular season and each game ended with a score of 2-1. St. Joseph took … Read more

Greenwich volleyball edges Darien in five-set thriller for FCIAC West crown

GREENWICH — When the final point hit the floor in the Greenwich gym to end the 2020 volleyball season, the host Cardinals had secured a wild 3-2 win over Darien, a perfect record, and an FCIAC West Region title. For the players, however, simply having the opportunity to play may have outweighed the championship hardware. … Read more

Trumbull adds to its championship legacy, tops Ludlowe in FCIAC East final

TRUMBULL — Back in September, when the high school volleyball season was in jeopardy, Trumbull senior Ali Castro had just one thing on her wish list. “All I wanted to do was play,” Castro said. “I told my friends, I just need one game. I really just want to come out on my home court … Read more

McMahon, Wilton draw to share Central Region boys soccer championship

WILTON — At the end of 100 scoreless minutes that left them co-champs of the FCIAC Central Region, the Brien McMahon and Wilton boys soccer teams were light years apart in reaction. Clapping and congratulating one another, the McMahon players looked as though they were at a celebration. Quiet and downcast, the Wilton players looked … Read more

St. Joseph’s Reichenbach denies Trumbull in FCIAC boys soccer

TRUMBULL — St. Joseph keeper Cameron Reichenbach played the angles, head coach Thomas Connolly went with the percentages, and the fifth-seeded Cadets defeated fourth-seeded Trumbull 1-0 in the first round of the FCIAC East Region boys’ soccer tournament at Sebe Gangemi Field on Wednesday. Click here for more