Player’s perspective: Devane, Wilton eye shot at another CT state title
It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. The 2013 Wilton Warriors were living proof of just that. Wilton won the Connecticut Class M state title after starting the season 1-4. One of the catalysts to the 17th-seeded unlikely run to glory was the play of attackman Brendan Devane. Now a senior, Devane will […]
Player’s perspective: Darien’s Matheis prepares for varsity finale
Few players in the area have had as important an offseason as Case Matheis. The Darien senior attackman’s 2011 season was cut short by a knee injury. After igniting the Blue Wave’s FCIAC title run, Matheis suffered a torn meniscus in the state quarterfinals. Darien’s quest for “Seven in 11” – a seventh straight state […]
Wiseman wakes the Warriors
Wilton has spent the better part of a decade chasing ghosts. First-year coach John Wiseman puts it more diplomatically. Expectations, he says, weren’t aligned with reality.
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Senior midfielder John Bolton and Darien are looking to win their fifth straight Class M CIAC championship today. (Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPrep.com)
CIAC state championship previews
Before we break down the matchups, here’s a look at the schedule for Saturday’s state championship tripleheader at Brien McMahon in Norwalk: Class S: St. Joseph-Trumbull vs. Weston, 10:30 a.m. Class M: Darien vs. Wilton, 1 p.m. Class L: Simsbury vs. Fairfield Prep, 3:3 p.m.
CIAC semifinal matchups, previews, predictions
The CIAC semifinals take place tomorrow at locations across the state, but Brien McMahons Jack Casagrande Field will play host to Connecticuts two marquee matchups the New Fairfield-Wilton clash in M and the Ridgefield-Prep rematch in L. Those are previewed below.
Breaking down the CIAC tournament
Guys, the conference championships are in the books. That means that its time to take a look at the Connecticut state championships, which started yesterday with some outbracket matchups. Classes L and M are previewed below the fold, with an overview of Class S. Connecticut state tournament schedule: CIAC tournament: Division L pairings […]
Blue and white upset: Wilton stuns Yorktown
John Wiseman had a dream last night. “We were playing Yorktown,” said the former Wilton standout who is now the Warriors’ first-year head coach. “And we won 9-6.” But here’s where it gets interesting.
Wednesday's Top 5/Predictions/Score updates
Most now view the FCIAC championship chase as a two-horse race between defending champion Darien and Ridgefield. Those two teams don’t meet till mid-May. But we may get a bit of an idea how the teams compare tonight when Darien visits Wilton.