Darien, Wilton advance, three FCIAC teams fall in state girls lacrosse semis (includes box scores)

The Darien Blue Wave and Wilton Warriors will clash for the CIAC Class L girls lacrosse championship on Saturday as they topped a pair of FCIAC rivals in the semis on Tuesday night. Wilton won the early contest 14-8 over the Greenwich Cardinals, while Darien won the late game 20-10 over the New Canaan Rams … Read more

Watch the CIAC Class L girls lacrosse semis tonight on HAN

A girls lacrosse doubleheader is on deck tonight as the CIAC Class L semifinals will be carried live on the HAN network starting at 5:50 p.m. The first game will feature the No. 11 Wilton Warriors (12-6) against the No. 2 Greenwich Cardinals (15-3) at 6 p.m., with the No. 8 New Canaan Rams (15-5) … Read more

Comeback kids: Darien rallies past Ridgefield in Class L boys volleyball semis

The Darien Blue Wave rallied from a 2-0 deficit and edged the Ridgefield Tigers, 3-2, in a fantastic match during the CIAC Class L boys volleyball semifinals Monday at Fairfield-Warde High School. Ridgefield won a close first set, ran away with the second and had a 20-14 lead in the third to push the Blue … Read more

Seventeen FCIAC teams in semifinal action this week

The final week of the spring sports season begins today and the FCIAC has plenty of action on tap, with 17 teams playing in the state semifinals in five sports. Monday’s action included a head-to-head conference match-up i boys volleyball as No. 3 Ridgefield takes on No. 2 Darien in the CIAC Class L semis at … Read more

FCIAC’s state tournament scoreboard for Sat., June 3

Baseball Class LL Tournament, Quarterfinals Staples 12, Westhill 11 Ridgefield 9, Enfield 5 • No. 11 Staples will face No. 7 Ridgefield in the semis at Municipal Stadium, Waterbury, 3:30 p.m. Tues., June 6 Danbury 5, Fairfield Prep 2 • No. 20 Danbury will face No. 1 Amity in the semis at Municipal Stadium, Waterbury, 7 p.m. … Read more

FCIAC Scholar-Athletes for April, 2017

Kinsley Maloney, Brien McMahon Kinsley is a two-year captain of the cheerleading team who takes pride in her team’s biggest accomplishment of placing third in its division at the U.S. Finals at Virginia Beach. Her team also was runner-up at a major competition at Quinnipiac University and made it to this year’s “Team of the … Read more

FCIAC teams with Mission, The Adventure Project and CT Challenge in the fight against cancer

The FCIAC is partnering with Mission, the Adventure Project and the CT Challenge to help spread the word about what they do to help young cancer fighters in our area. The Mission Training Center, located in Southport, offers these young people training in the areas of exercise, nutrition and mind body health in neutralizing many … Read more

FCIAC girls lacrosse state quarterfinal box scores; Five league teams advance

The FCIAC has five girls lacrosse teams still standing, including four in the Class L tournament, as the CIAC playoffs move into the semifinal round. The Class L semifinals will be played at Brien McMahon High School, with Wilton facing Greenwich at 6 p.m., Tuesday, and Darien taking on New Canaan at 8 p.m. In Class … Read more

Live on HAN: Greenwich vs. Darien in Class L boys lacrosse quarterfinals, 3 p.m., Sat.

An all-conference boys lacrosse clash will be featured on the HAN network, as the Greenwich Cardinals take on the unbeaten Darien Blue Wave in the CIAC Class L quarterfinals at 3 p.m., Saturday. Greenwich is the No. 8 seed and owns a record of 14-5. The Cardinals edged the Staples Wreckers, 12-11, in the opening … Read more