2020 All-FCIAC Region Girls Swimming and Diving Awards

All-East Norah Hampford, Trumbull – 200 Medley Relay, 100 Back, 400 Free Relay Lauren Walsh, Trumbull – 200 Medley Relay, 500 Free, 100 Breast, 400 Free Relay Kristen Racicot, Trumbull – 200 Medley Relay, 200 IM, 100 Fly, 400 Free Relay Jacqueline Dale, Trumbull – 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay Bridget Negron, Warde – … Read more

With focus on safety, FCIAC swimmers, divers stay resilient in season of uncertainty

A pair of veteran girls swimming and diving coaches from the FCIAC acknowledged the uniqueness of this season certainly required several hurdles to clear. But given the situation, they are proud of how their athletes and the conference has dealt with it to enable the athletes to have a season and get some good competition … Read more

The 2020 FCIAC Fall Tournament Schedule

FCIAC Fall Tournaments Cross Country Regional Championships Wednesday, Nov. 4, Waveny Park, New Canaan West Region Boys Champion: Darien Girls Champion: Greenwich East Region Boys Champion: Trumbull Girls Champion: Trumbull Central Region Boys Champion: Ridgefield Girls Champion: Ridgefield Volleyball East Region First Round – Thursday, Nov. 5 Trumbull 3, Warde 0 (25-12, 25-12, 26-24) Ludlowe … Read more

Ridgefield’s dynamic duo best friends outside of pool, competitors in it

Like most best friends, Rylie Giles and Hannah Seward share a lot in common. The Ridgefield High School seniors are teammates on the Tigers’ girls swimming team and also test their skills together for Ridgefield Aquatic Club. They both excelled for the Tigers at high school championship meets in season’s past and they are among … Read more

With guidelines in place, the girls swimming season will have a different look

With virtual meets possibly being included in certain teams’ schedules and social distancing measures being followed by all squads, the girls high school swimming scene will have a different look to it this fall. That’s just fine with many of the swimmers and divers who are eager to start the season and experience some type … Read more

CIAC Board of Control: All fall sports will go on as planned in 2020

Fall sports in Connecticut will go on as planned, the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference announced Wednesday afternoon following an anticipated vote by its Board of Control. Click here for the complete story

CIAC releases fall sports plan

The following is from the CIAC’s website, casciac.org. To view the CIAC’s 2020 fall sports plan, click here The CIAC has released its plan for a return to interscholastic athletics this fall. A point of emphasis throughout the development of this plan is the fluid nature of planning around COVID. While sports in Connecticut have … Read more

FCIAC’s winter teams were faring well before postseason ended early

When the final two weeks of 2019-20 winter high school sports season were cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, what was assured was that four of the eight sports sanctioned by the CIAC had teams win state championships and the other four sports were unable to finish their state tournaments or championship meets. The winter … Read more

Cancellation of postseason denies swimmers a chance to achieve All-America times

The championship meets are what high school swimmers plan their respective seasons around. It’s when they prepare themselves to swim their fastest and register times that draw the most attention to their talents. Unfortunately, for the members of teams in Connecticut, they won’t have the opportunity to go for All-America, or personal-best times. Click here … Read more