Greenwich tops Pomperaug for fifth consecutive State Open swim title

“I can’t believe we won this meet.” That’s what Greenwich High School boys swimming coach Terry Lowe said out loud to himself immediately following Saturday’s State Open Swimming Championships — an event in which the Cardinals were pushed to the absolute limit by Pomperaug, yet still continued its reign of supremacy. Trailing Pomperaug for a … Read more

Trinity Catholic boys basketball captures seventh state championship

For the seventh time in program history, the Trinity Catholic Crusaders are state boys basketball champions. The Crusaders built a 36-29 lead in the first half and then held off a tough Westbrook Knights squad and claimed the CIAC Class S crown, 61-52, Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena. It’s Trinity’s first state championship since 2011, … Read more

CIAC State Open Boys Swimming & Diving – box score

Team Scores: 1. Greenwich 465.5; 2. Pomperaug 459.5; 3. New Canaan 415; 4. Fairfield Prep 330.5; 5. Weston 296; 6. Ridgefield 291; 7. Cheshire 263; 8. Staples 248; 9. Glastonbury 239.5; 10. Notre Dame-WH 220.5; 11. Darien 170; 12. Amity Regional 151; 13. Wilton 144; 14. Hand-Madison 136; 15. Farmington 124; 16. Hamden 103; 17. … Read more

Class LL Girls Basketball Final – New London 42, Trumbull 36 – box score

New London 42, Trumbull 36 At Mohegan Sun Arena, Sat., March 18 Team  1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final New London 11 12 9 10 42 Trumbull 8 12 11 5 36 Click here for the complete box score, and play by play, from New London: Rosalee Nicholson 1 0-0 2; Jada Lucas 2 2-6 7; … Read more

CIAC Class S Boys Basketball Final – Trinity Catholic 61, Westbrook 52 – box score

Trinity Catholic 61, Westbrook 52 At Mohegan Sun Arena, Sat., March 18 Team  1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final Trinity 18 18 13 12 61 Westbrook 17 12 10 13 52 Trinity Catholic wins its seventh state championship in 13 appearances in the finals The Crusaders last won in 2011 over Career (Class M), and was … Read more

CIAC Boys Ice Hockey: Ridgefield advances to D1 final; New Canaan dropped in semis

The Ridgefield Tigers and New Canaan Rams won’t be meeting for a fourth time this season, but the Tigers will play for their first-ever state championship when they take on the Northwest Catholic Lions Monday night in New Haven. Ridgefield scored the final four goals of the game as they knocked off the West Haven … Read more

Split decision: Trinity advances to Class S boys basketball final; Wilton falls in Class L semis

It was March madness and sadness on the same evening Thursday, as the Trinity Catholic Crusaders staged a dramatic rally to earn a berth in the state boys basketball finals, and the Wilton Warriors had their dream season come to a close. Trinity trailed Waterbury Career Academy by 13 points after the third quarter, but … Read more

Trumbull Eagles to play New London for Class LL girls basketball championship

The Trumbull Golden Eagles have landed on the Sun. Claudia Tucci hit a milestone basket to give her team the lead for good as the top-seeded Golden Eagles punched their ticket to the finals with a 45-38 overtime victory over the No. 5 Mercy Tigers, in the CIAC Class LL semifinals Monday night in Milford. … Read more

Updated CIAC hoops and hockey tournament scoreboard, schedules

Still Alive: Girls Basketball (Trumbull – Class LL); Boys Basketball (Trinity Catholic – Class S); and Boys Ice Hockey (Ridgefield – Div. I) State Scoreboard and Schedule Friday, March 17 Boys Ice Hockey – Div. I Semifinals at Ingalls Rink, New Haven Northwest Catholic 6, New Canaan 3 Ridgefield 5, West Haven 1 No. 2 Ridgefield (23-2-0) … Read more

Nor’easter disrupts state championship week schedule

The Nor’easter forecast for the region tonight and tomorrow has caused some major disruptions to the CIAC tournament schedule for this week. Included in the latest moves have been the postponements of tomorrow’s Div. III boys ice hockey and the Class LL and M boys basketball semifinals to Wednesday, and the postponements of Wednesday’s Class … Read more