Girls Basketball: No. 4 Norwalk swarms Trinity with defense, stays unbeaten

STAMFORD — With 2:30 left in the first half, Norwalk coach Rick Fuller pulled all-state guard Ashley Wilson out for a breather. With Wilson out, the Bears outscored Trinity Catholic by seven over those final minutes and Fuller did not re-insert Wilson until the start of the third quarter. He did not have to; the … Read more

Lops triple-double helps Walsh get first win as Trinity girls coach

WESTPORT — Prior to his first game coaching the Trinity Catholic girls basketball team, Mike Walsh felt something he not felt in years. Nervous. After winning 633 games as the boys coach at Trinity before retiring after last season, Walsh was called into duty as the Crusaders girls coach when Mike Martino stepped down last … Read more

Playoff Homestretch: FCIAC Boys Lacrosse Power Point Standings

Defending league champion Darien is unbeaten this season and leads the FCIAC in record and power points with less than two weeks to go until the postseason. Based on power points, Darien is ranked No. 1, with New Canaan at No. 2, followed closely by Ridgefield in the No. 3 spot. Staples is currently ranked … Read more

FCIAC Football Week Six Outlook: Return from bye week features several huge games

And we’re back. After an abbreviated schedule of just three games last weekend, FCIAC football returns in full swing Friday and Saturday with 16 of the league’s teams in action. The schedule is an eye-opener this week, with six teams contenders featured in three great head-to-head match-ups — two of which will be carried live … Read more

HAN’s 2017 FCIAC Fall Previews: Trinity Catholic Crusaders

The HAN Network is visiting all 17 FCIAC schools as their sports teams get ready for the fall season. The tour kicked off with visits to the three Stamford schools on Monday, Aug. 21. The third stop on the tour was at Trinity Catholic High School, where HAN Network Sports Director Frank Granito talked with … Read more

Al Malizia, FCIAC Hall of Fame, 2017

As a graduate of Stamford Catholic High School (later known as Trinity Catholic High School) in 1967, who would have guessed that Al Malizia would return to his alma mater as a teacher and a coach? In 1979, Malizia began his 22-year tenure as the head coach of the girls varsity volleyball team, during which … Read more

College Round-Up: Former FCIAC girls basketball stars light up college courts

There are many former FCIAC girls basketball players who had successful careers in high school and plenty of them have continued to pursue their passion for hoops as student-athletes at their respective colleges. Sixteen of those women’s college basketball players are listed under which high school they each graduated from along with their respective statistics … Read more

FCIAC places 21 on CHSCA All-State boys ice hockey teams

The FCIAC had 21 boys ice hockey players, including three from the Div. I state champion Ridgefield Tigers, named to the Connecticut High School Coaches Association All-State team for the 2016-17 season. The honorees were chosen by the CHSCA members. The Div. I First Team featured five FCIAC stars, including goalie Sean Keegans, defenseman Harrison … 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

2017 All-FCIAC Boys Ice Hockey Awards

First Team Forwards Nick Rich – Stamford/Westhill, Sr Matteo van Wees – Ridgefield, Sr Tyler Hill – New Canaan, Sr Defensemen Harrison Chuma – Ridgefield, Sr Drew Morris – New Canaan, Sr Goalies Christian Compolattaro – Stamford/Westhill, Sr Sean Keegans – Ridgefield, Sr Coach of the Year Shaun Gallagher – Ridgefield Second Team Division I … Read more