Silver lining: Three FCIAC gymnastics teams finished second at State class meets

Three teams from the FCIAC each placed second in their respective state class championship meets in girls gymnastics, which ended up being the last winter sport which got to complete state championships before the coronavirus pandemic caused the cancellation of the remainder of the 2019-20 high school winter sports season. Fairfield Ludlowe was runner-up in … 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

2019-20 All-FCIAC Gymnastics Awards

First Team Ava Mancini, Ludlowe Schuyler Tomey, St. Joseph Caroline Garrett, Warde Olivia Mannino, Wilton Tess Vincent, Warde Olivia Perkins, Darien Caitlin Vozzella, St. Joseph Tara Chomienne, Ludlowe Bailey Petrizzi, Westhill Hannah Chuckas, Westhill Katherine Ginsburg, Wilton Lindsay Capobianco, St. Joseph Lana Schmidt, Darien Lily Byrnes, Wilton AnNa Hughes, St. Joseph Second Team Kristie Alianiello, … Read more

2020 FCIAC Gymnastics Championship Results

Team Scores 1 Ludlowe 134.55; 2 St. Joseph 133.950; 3 Wilton 131.150; 4 Warde 130.950; 5 Trumbull 128.750; 6 Darien 127.4; 7 Staples 125.05; 8 Danbury 73.3; 9 Westhill 66.1; 10 Norwalk 60.250; 11 Greenwich 35.800. All-Around 1 Ava Mancini (FL) 35.250 2 Schuyler Tomey (SJ) 35.000 3 Caroline Garrett (FW) 34.750 4 Olivia Mannino … Read more

Ava Mancini leads Ludlowe gymnastics to first FCIAC title

STAMFORD — At previous FCIAC gymnastics championship meets, Ludlowe coach Kim Longobucco had a habit of trying to follow scores and figure out where her team stood throughout the competition. This year, she followed the less complicated path of staying in the moment, and the results were spectacular for her Falcons. With junior Ava Mancini … Read more

The 2020 FCIAC Winter Tournament Schedule

FCIAC Winter Tournaments FCIAC Girls Basketball Tournament Quarterfinals at Staples HS – Saturday, Feb. 22 No. 3 Trumbull 50, No. 6 Stamford 38 No. 7 Ridgefield 41, No. 2 Danbury 29 No. 5 Greenwich 54, No. 4 Norwalk 41 No. 1 Staples 64, No. 8 Ludlowe 48 Semifinals at Trumbull HS – Tuesday, Feb. 25 No. 1 Staples … Read more

The 2019 FCIAC Spring Tournament Schedule

FCIAC Baseball Tournament Saturday, May 18 – Quarterfinals at higher seedss Ludlowe 5, Warde 4 (9 innings) Staples 8, Brien McMahon 0 St. Joseph 11, Trumbull 10 Darien 8, Danbury 2 Tuesday, May 21 – Semifinals at Cubeta Stadium, Stamford Staples 4, St. Joseph 2 Ludlowe 5, Darien 3 Wednesday, May 22 – Final at Cubeta Stadium, Stamford … Read more

A look back: FCIAC teams racked up 13 state championships this winter

Eleven teams from the FCIAC won a total of 13 state championships to highlight the success the conference achieved during the 2018-19 high school winter sports season which concluded in late March. The Norwalk High School and Trinity Catholic High School girls’ basketball teams each won their respective state class tournaments while New Canaan won … Read more