It seems clear at this point in the season, Darien is the clear team to beat in the FCIAC.
But who’s No. 2? There are plenty of contenders right now. Two of them are playing today.
New Canaan, which is 7-3, lost to Darien 11-5. Wilton, which is 6-3, lost to Darien 9-3.
It all adds up to what should be highly contested contest today as Wilton hosts New Canaan at Fujitani Field at 7 p.m.
Elsewhere in Connecticut, Ridgefield hopes to bounce back from its loss at Yorktown on Tuesday when it hosts Brien McMahon at 6 p.m. at Tiger Hollow Stadium. Fairfield Prep plays at Glastonbury at 5 p.m. St. Joseph-Trumbull hosts Brookfield at 4 p.m. and Trinity Catholic plays at Danbury at 4 p.m.
Fox Lane (8-3) looks to bounce back from a loss to Suffern when it hosts Briarcliff (5-5) at 4:30 p.m. at Fox Lane Memorial Stadium. Also at 4:30 p.m., defending Class B sectional champion Somers, which lost to John Jay for the second time this season, plays at Byram Hills in a matchup of teams hovering around .500. Somers beat the Bobcats 13-4 earlier this season.
Arlington, whose 10-1 start under new head coach Donny Connolly and assistant Steve Settembrino has created much discussion on this blog, has its second-best test of the season so far when it plays at Mahopac (7-3). In other 4:30 p.m. action, Ossining plays at Haldane, Putnam Valley hosts North Salem, Westlake visits Pleasantville and Peekskill is at John F. Kennedy.
Rye plays at Suffern at 5 p.m. and Lakeland/Panas hosts Brewster at 7 p.m. at Lakeland High School.
In CHSAA action, Chaminade faces St. John the Baptist, St. Anthony’s takes on Fordham Prep, Holy Trinity faces Kellenberg and St. Mary’s faces Archbishop Stepinac at 4:30 p.m. At 5:30 p.m., Iona Prep takes on Monsignor Farrell.
In Suffolk, Shoreham-Wading River and Mount Sinai have had some fierce battles in recent years. But this season, SWR (8-4) and Sinai (4-8) have opposite records. The teams meet at 5:30 p.m. at Mount Sinai. In other action, Sayville visits Huntington, Babyport-Blue Point plays at Half Hollow Hills West and Babylon hosts Rocky Point at 4:30 p.m. At 4 p.m., Miller Place hosts Deer Park. In 7 p.m. action, Bellport plays at Center Moriches, Islip hosts Hauppauge and Kings Park visits Eastport/South Manor. East Hampton hosts Elwood/John Glenn at 5 p.m.
Be sure to post your thoughts and predictions on these matchups, and while you’re at your game or games today, be sure to check in here with info on the scores and game details early and often.
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