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* High School Scoreboard, Tuesday, April 8

The start of the regular season in Connecticut headlines the day as public schools get things going.

But the day’s best matchup in the Nutmeg State may be in the prep ranks as Taft School hosts Brunswick at 4 p.m. in a clash of national powers.

Among CT public-school openers, Darien hosts Trinity Catholic, Trumbull visits New Canaan, Greenwich hosts Danbury, Ridgefield entertains Fairfield Ludlowe, Wilton hosts Norwalk and Staples plays at defending Class S state champ Weston.

Defending CT Class L champion Fairfield Prep gets things started at home against Daniel Hand.

LL2014HSGAMEDAYThere is plenty to watch outside Connecticut.

Here are some of the best matchups: Lynbrook (NY) at Bethpage (NY); Montgomery (NJ) at Bridgewater-Raritan (NJ); Pelham (NY) at Eastchester (NY); Trinity-Pawling (NY) at Salisbury (CT); Plainedge (NY) at Garden City (NY); Sachem North (NY) at Half Hollow Hill East (NY); Northport (NY) at Half Hollow Hills West (NY); Hunterdon Central (NJ) at Immaculata (NJ); Loomis Chaffee (CT) at Hotchkiss (CT); Hunterdon Central (NJ) at Immaculata (NJ); Mercer Island (WA) at Joel Barlow (CT); Northport (NY) at Half Hollow Hills West (NY); Hauppauge (NY) at Ward Melville (NY); Horace Mann (NY) at Poly Prep (NY); West Islip (NY) at Sachem East (NY); and Wantagh (NY) at South Side (NY).

Beyond the Northeast, matchups to watch include La Costa Canyon (CA) at Salesianum (DE); Colorado Academy (CO) at Regis Jesuit (CO)

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