Five FCIAC players receive CHSCA All-State boys basketball honors

Five FCIAC boys basketball players have been named to the Connecticut High School Coaches Association All-State for the 2016-17. The group included Conor Harkins of Greenwich, J.J. Pfohl of Trumbull, and Alec Preston of Darien in Class LL; Matt Kronenberg of Wilton in Class L; and Dutreil Contavio of Trinity Catholic in Class S. All … Read more

Trinity Catholic boys basketball captures seventh state championship

For the seventh time in program history, the Trinity Catholic Crusaders are state boys basketball champions. The Crusaders built a 36-29 lead in the first half and then held off a tough Westbrook Knights squad and claimed the CIAC Class S crown, 61-52, Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena. It’s Trinity’s first state championship since 2011, … Read more

CIAC Class S Boys Basketball Final – Trinity Catholic 61, Westbrook 52 – box score

Trinity Catholic 61, Westbrook 52 At Mohegan Sun Arena, Sat., March 18 Team  1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final Trinity 18 18 13 12 61 Westbrook 17 12 10 13 52 Trinity Catholic wins its seventh state championship in 13 appearances in the finals The Crusaders last won in 2011 over Career (Class M), and was … Read more

Split decision: Trinity advances to Class S boys basketball final; Wilton falls in Class L semis

It was March madness and sadness on the same evening Thursday, as the Trinity Catholic Crusaders staged a dramatic rally to earn a berth in the state boys basketball finals, and the Wilton Warriors had their dream season come to a close. Trinity trailed Waterbury Career Academy by 13 points after the third quarter, but … Read more

2017 All-FCIAC Boys Basketball Awards

All-FCIAC team and individual photos are available in 8×10 glossy prints for $20 or as digital images for $25. To purchase photos, click here or email Dave Stewart, Sports Information Director at [email protected] Player of the Year Alex Preston – Darien First Team J.J. Pfohl – Trumbull Eric Day – Brien McMahon Conor Harkins – … Read more

Updated CIAC hoops and hockey tournament scoreboard, schedules

Still Alive: Girls Basketball (Trumbull – Class LL); Boys Basketball (Trinity Catholic – Class S); and Boys Ice Hockey (Ridgefield – Div. I) State Scoreboard and Schedule Friday, March 17 Boys Ice Hockey – Div. I Semifinals at Ingalls Rink, New Haven Northwest Catholic 6, New Canaan 3 Ridgefield 5, West Haven 1 No. 2 Ridgefield (23-2-0) … Read more

Trinity grad Casimir, Iona Gaels win MAAC title, earn return trip to NCAA tourney

Former Trinity Catholic High School basketball star Schadrac Casimir and his Iona Gaels are going to “The Dance” again. Iona recently defended its Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament championship to punch its ticket to “The Dance,” aka March Madness, officially also known as the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament. The Gaels are … Read more

Nor’easter disrupts state championship week schedule

The Nor’easter forecast for the region tonight and tomorrow has caused some major disruptions to the CIAC tournament schedule for this week. Included in the latest moves have been the postponements of tomorrow’s Div. III boys ice hockey and the Class LL and M boys basketball semifinals to Wednesday, and the postponements of Wednesday’s Class … Read more

CIAC Boys Basketball Playoffs: Five FCIAC teams advance to second round

It was a mixed bag for FCIAC teams in the first round of the CIAC boys basketball tournaments on Monday, as five league teams advanced, and five had their seasons come to a close. The conference was 4-5 in Class LL, with one of those losses coming in a head-to-head matchup, with Trumbull defeating Greenwich, … Read more

FCIAC Boys Basketball Final: Wilton vs. Ridgefield caps wild playoffs tonight at 7; Watch live on HAN

This game is so big, the original site’s gymnasium couldn’t hold the fans. The crowd will surely be boisterous as the rivals Ridgefield Tigers and Wilton Warriors square off for the FCIAC boys basketball championship tonight at Fairfield University’s Alumni Hall. It’s the first appearance in the final for both teams, and one will go … Read more