FCIAC football teams earn top three spots in latest state poll

The FCIAC is continuing its annual tradition of having its best football teams also be among the best teams in the state. Not only is that the case once again, but in this season in particular the conference is exceptionally strong. So strong, in fact, that the FCIAC has the state’s top three ranked teams … Read more

No. 1 Ridgefield leads seven FCIAC teams in final GameTimeCT boys lacrosse poll

Ridgefield won a state championship and subsequently was voted the No. 1 team in the state to lead a group of six FCIAC teams ranked among the top seven in the Final 2021 GameTimeCT Top 10 Boys Lacrosse Poll. Ridgefield and FCIAC champion Darien were ranked first and second, respectively. Ridgefield’s 14th-seeded Tigers, who won … Read more

Darien rolls past Ludlowe, adds 19th state championship to girls lacrosse dynasty

STRATFORD — Playing in the Darien girls lacrosse program comes with a unique perspective. It’s a team which measures success with championships, a goal it has achieved on the state level many times during the past 20 years.Chalk another one up for the Blue Wave dynasty. Darien won its seventh state championship in eight seasons … Read more

Darien caps perfect season with win over Enfield, wins Class L title

MIDDLETOWN — Twenty-three games. Twenty-three wins. And a title to boot. Darien completed an unexpected perfect season Thursday night by knocking off Enfield in four sets (18-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-16) to win the CIAC Class L boys’ volleyball championship at Xavier High School. Click here for the complete story

Darien finally tops New Canaan, advances to Class L girls lacrosse final

NEW CANAAN — Having lost to its rival three times already this season, the Darien girls lacrosse team was in an unusual position for the CIAC Class L semifinals. “Coming into it 0-3,” Darien coach Lisa Lindley said, “my girls had something to prove.” Consider that mission accomplished. Click here for the complete story

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 golf, State tennis champions will be crowned on Thursday

Golf and tennis champions will be crowned on Thursday, as the FCIAC holds its annual golf tournament in Fairfield, and five conference teams are in the hunt for state titles. The FCIAC girls and boys golf championships will be held at Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course with the girls teeing off at 8:30 a.m., and the … 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 Girls Lacrosse Final live streamed by NCTV78 and DAF, Saturday, May 29, 10:30 a.m.

The FCIAC Girls Lacrosse Championship game between No. 2 Darien and No. 1 New Canaan at Dunning Field in New Canaan will be streamed live by NCTV78 and DAF Media. Ther game begins at at 10:30 a.m. To watch, click the link below. Live stream of FCIAC Girls Lacrosse Final at Dunning Field, New Canaan, Saturday, … Read more