No. 1 Darien tops final girls lacrosse coaches poll; Seven FCIAC teams in Top 10

Darien may have lost the first three times to New Canaan this spring, but then Darien won yet another state championship and that enabled the Blue Wave to leapfrog over previously-undefeated New Canaan and into the top spot in the Final 2021 Top 10 Girls Lacrosse Coaches Poll. Darien and New Canaan were ranked No. … 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

State Championship Weekend Scoreboard: FCIAC teams claim five state crowns

Saturday, June 12 BASEBALL Class LL Norwalk 1, Westhill 0 – Norwalk wins its first state baseball championship SOFTBALL Class LL Southington 4, Ludlowe 3 Class L Masuk 2, St. Joseph 0 BOYS LACROSSE Class L Ridgefield 8, Fairfield Prep 5 Class S St. Joseph 13, East Catholic 9 – St. Joseph wins third consecutive … Read more

2021 All-FCIAC Girls Lacrosse Awards

Coach of the Year: Kristin Woods, New Canaan First Team Attack Molly McGuckin, Darien Dillyn Patten, New Canaan Ceci Stein, Darien Callie Cirilli, Ludlowe Shira Parower, Staples Hollis Mulry, New Canaan Midfield McKenna Harden, New Canaan Kaleigh Harden, New Canaan Ryan Hapgood, Darien Kaleigh Sommers, Ludlowe Kaci Benoit, Darien Emerson Pattillo, Wilton Morgan Lebek, Wilton … Read more

‘A great way to end it’: Ludlowe girls lacrosse ready to face Darien in Class L final

FAIRFIELD — For the first time in her career with the Ludlowe girls lacrosse team, senior Callie Cirilli knows her next game will be her last as a Falcon. No matter the outcome, playing against Darien in Saturday’s Class L final will be a shining moment for the program and its seniors. “This is the … Read more

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

FCIAC’s state tournament semifinal scoreboard: Nine FCIAC teams will play for titles

Sixteen FCIAC teams remain in the hunt for state championships in baseball, softball, lacrosse and volleyball as the CIAC semifinals will be played on Tuesday and Wednesday. The breakdown of teams included the entire final four of the Class LL baseball tournament, as well as four girls lacrosse teams, three softball teams, three boys lacrosse … Read more

FCIAC State Tournament Scoreboard for Fri., June 4

SOFTBALL Class LL Quarterfinals St. Joseph 9, Naugatuck 0 GIRLS LACROSSE Class L Quarterfinals Darien 15, Cheshire 4 Ludlowe 10, Greenwich 5 New Canaan 12, Wilton 9 Class M Quarterfinals St. Joseph 14, SHA 8 BOYS VOLLEYBALL Class L Quarterfinals Darien 3, Newtown 0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-16) Enfield 3, Ridgefield 0 (26-24, 25-21, 25-22) Class M … Read more

FCIAC State Tournament Schedule, Scoreboard for Tues., June 1

BASEBALL Class LL First Round Norwalk 4, Amity 0 Fairfield Prep 2, Ludlowe 1 Brien McMahon 3, Manchester 2 New Canaan 9, Staples 4 Trumbull 1, Danbury 0 Warde 4, East Hartford 1 Greenwich 10, Cheshire 3 Hamden 10, Darien 5 Ridgefield 3, New Britain 1 Westhill 3, NFA 0 Southington 7, Stamford 0 Class … Read more

New Canaan girls lacrosse ends ‘FCIAC Curse,’ tops Darien for league crown

NEW CANAAN — It’s an almost inconceivable fact of Connecticut girls lacrosse that despite having one of the most dominant programs in the state, New Canaan hadn’t won an FCIAC title in nearly three decades. That little bit of trivia can now be relegated to the history books. New Canaan defeated rival Darien for the … Read more