FCIAC Girls Basketball Season Wrap: Three league teams finish in GameTimeCT Top 10 poll

Notre Dame-Fairfield maintained its No. 1 ranking while three FCIAC teams – No. 4 Staples, seventh-ranked Trumbull and No. 9 Ridgefield – were ranked among the top nine in the GameTimeCT Top 10 Girls Basketball Poll which was released March 1 on the eve of state tournament play. Three more FCIAC teams were in the … Read more

Ridgefield boys hoop captains discuss abrupt end of best season in program history

When the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference announced last Tuesday morning that due to the coronavirus it was canceling the remainder of the state tournaments for several sports, the season came to sudden end. Among those affected was the Ridgefield boys basketball team, which had just repeated as conference champions and was set to begin the … Read more

CIAC cancels remaining winter tournament events

The CIAC has cancelled the remainder of its winter postseason tournaments due to concerns regarding the coronavirus. Here is the statement from the CIAC: “Due to continuing concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) CIAC has made the difficult decision to cancel the remainder of its winter championship tournaments. “The decision was made in light … Read more

Nelson, Greenwich put Trumbull away, advance to second Class LL semifinal in 4 years

TRUMBULL — Greenwich has had its eye on the prize all season long, and now coach Chrys Hernandez’ Cardinals are one win away from an opportunity to snatch that elusive first state title. Greenwich defeated Trumbull, 41-33, in a Class LL state quarterfinal game on Monday night. Click here for more

Trinity Catholic advances past ND-Fairfield, sends Walsh Court off in style in D1 first round

STAMFORD—It was a final celebration on hallowed ground. The Trinity Catholic boys basketball program made what should be the last official game appearance on historic Walsh Court memorable Monday night as the Crusaders conquered Notre Dame-Fairfield, 83-49 in the opening round of the 2020 Division I tournament. A packed gym, filled with Trinity Catholic students … Read more

FCIAC’s Boys Basketball State Tournament Schedule and Scoreboard

Monday, March 9 Div. I First Round No. 13 Manchester 79, No. 20 Danbury 56 No. 9 Warde 71, No. 24 Greenwich 48 No. 15 New Britain 57, No. 18 Wilton 51 No. 10 Trinity Catholic 83, No. 23 Notre Dame-Fairfield 49 No. 17 Fairfield Prep 58, No. 16 Trumbull 37 No. 6 Ridgefield has a first-round … Read more

Briody leads Ridgefield past Trinity Catholic for 2nd-straight FCIAC title, 3rd in four years

WILTON — History was cloaked in orange and black. The Ridgefield boys basketball program captured its third FCIAC title in four years by outlasting Trinity Catholic, 63-58, in the conference championship final Thursday night at Wilton’s Zeoli Fieldhouse. Click here for more

Team Chemistry Carries Ridgefield To 3rd FCIAC Basketball Title In 4 Years

WILTON — They have the better athletes and we have the better team. Those were the words Ridgefield coach Andrew McClellan said to me 20 minutes before the tip of tonight’s FCIAC boys basketball title game against Trinity Catholic. About two hours later the scoreboard revealed McClellan was right: Ridgefield 63, Trinity Catholic 58. Click … Read more

Watch the FCIAC Boys Basketball Final on LocalLive

The FCIAC Boys basketball championship game between the Ridgefield Tigers and Trinity Catholic Crusaders will tip off at 7 p.m., Thursday, at Wilton High School and the game will be carried on LocalLive. FCIAC Boys Basketball Championship To go to the live stream, click the game link below No. 1 Ridgefield vs. No. 2 Trinity … Read more