Fairfield Prep stuns No. 1 Darien in Class L boys lacrosse quarterfinals

DARIEN — Fairfield Prep has taken down the giant. The third-ranked Jesuits scored six consecutive goals overlapping the third and fourth quarters and upset No. 1 Darien 14-10 in the CIAC Class L boys lacrosse quarterfinals Saturday in Darien. Prep held a six-goal advantage with five minutes to play, but senior goalie Sam Cargill said … Read more

FCIAC State Tournament Scoreboard for Saturday, June 5

BASEBALL Class LL Quarterfinals Norwalk 10, Ridgefield 1 Brien McMahon 12, Newington 10 Greenwich 5, Warde 2 Westhill 6, Hall 4 Class L Quarterfinals Avon 10, Wilton 2 SOFTBALL Class LL Quarterfinals Ludlowe 6, Staples 1 Trumbull 8, Newtown 2 BOYS LACROSSE Class L Quarterfinals Fairfield Prep 14, Darien 10 Ridgefield 18, Simsbury 3 Wilton … Read more

Fairfield Ludlowe breaks through, upsets New Canaan in Class L boys lacrosse

All season, Fairfield Ludlowe has been a thorn in the sides of some of the state’s top boys lacrosse teams. At the biggest moment, the pesky Falcons took one of them down. Goalie Murphy Hoey didn’t allow a goal for the last 26-plus minutes, and Liam Keesser’s goal 1:24 into the second four-minute overtime period … Read more

FCIAC’s Lacrosse and Tennis State Tournament Scoreboard, Schedule, May 28-29

BOYS LACROSSE Friday, May 28 Class L Qualifying Round Glastonbury 14, Trumbull 7 Warde 21, West Haven 5 Class S Qualifying Round St. Joseph 21, Stonington 1 Saturday, May 29 Class L Qualifying Round Ridgefield 20, Southington 1 Ludlowe 8, New Canaan 7 (2 OT) GIRLS LACROSSE Friday, May 28 Class L Qualifying Round Greenwich … Read more

Darien shuts out Staples in second half, wins FCIAC boys lacrosse championship

NEW CANAAN — Many players on the field for Darien at Dunning Stadium on Friday for the FCIAC boys lacrosse championship weren’t at McMahon’s Jack Casagrande Field two years ago for the 2019 FCIAC semis. They still remembered who won in 2019: not them. The top-ranked, top-seeded Blue Wave turned that around in 2021 with … Read more

FCIAC Boys Lacrosse Final streamed by NCTV78 and DAF, Friday, 5 p.m.

The FCIAC Boys Lacrosse Championship game between No. 2 Staples and No. 1 Darien at Dunning Field in New Canaan will be streamed live by NCTV78 and DAF Media. The game is scheduled for 5 p.m., Friday. To watch, click the link below. Live stream from NCTV78 and DAF: FCIAC Boys Lacrosse Final at Dunning … Read more

FCIAC tournament schedule updates for baseball, softball, tennis and lacrosse

Due to today’s impending thunderstorms, and the forecast for more storms on Friday there have been several changes to the FCIAC tournament schedule. The full schedule and scoreboard for all sports can be found here. Girls Tennis final at Wilton High The championship match between No. 2 Staples and No. 1 Darien has been moved … Read more

No. 1 Darien leads field of eight into FCIAC boys lacrosse tournament

The Darien Blue Wave, unbeaten in conference play, will be the No.1 seed when the FCIAC boys lacrosse tournament gets underway on Monday, May 24. The top four seeds – No. 1 Darien, No. 2 Staples, No. 3 New Canaan and No. 4 Wilton – will host quarterfinal games, before the tournament shifts to New … Read more

‘A little psychotic’: Darien’s Demopoulos a commanding presence in net

Andy Demopoulos smiled when asked why, out of all the positions on a lacrosse field, he chose to play goalie.“I chose goalie because I was a little psychotic and weird in the head myself,” he said. “I think it’s going pretty well for me so far.” That’s an understatement. Demopoulos, who has committed to Brown … Read more