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 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

McCarthy enters lineup, helps New Canaan claim FCIAC boys golf crown

FAIRFIELD — Cullen McCarthy didn’t know he’d be playing in the FCIAC boys golf championship until Wednesday evening. That’s when New Canaan coach Bill Brown informed the sophomore he would be in the Rams’ lineup for the biggest match of the season at noon the following day. Twenty-four hours later, Brown summed up McCarthy’s performance … 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 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

Darien sweeps rival New Canaan for FCIAC boys volleyball title title

DARIEN — This wasn’t your usual championship game. The energy was there. The trophies were waiting behind the scorer’s table. The true story took place in the bench areas, after Darien defeated New Cannan to win the FCIAC boys’ volleyball title 3-0 on Friday. For Darien the match was played for last year’s seniors, who … Read more

New Canaan-Darien III Now A Reality After Impressive Semifinal Wins

Can the addition of one of the country’s best players help the eight-time defending conference girls lacrosse champion bridge the gap against the team it has lost to twice by a total of three goals this season? Some variance of this storyline has seemed inevitable since New Canaan, with one practice after two weeks of … 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

Top-ranked New Canaan leads eight teams into FCIAC girls lacrosse playoffs

The New Canaan Rams wrapped up a perfect regular season on Friday and will be the No.1 seed for the FCIAC girls lacrosse tournament, which begins on Monday, May 24. The top four seeds – No. 1 New Canaan, No. 2 Darien, No. 3 Wilton and No. 4 Ludlowe – will host quarterfinal games, before … Read more