Granata Gives Trinity Catholic A Familiar Presence At Quarterback

Granata Gives Trinity Catholic A Familiar Presence At Quarterback

STAMFORD — Nick Granata is familiar with the concept of filling needs. Two years ago, as a sophomore with the Trinity Catholic football team, Granata arrived at the same time as Anthony Lombardi, a highly touted quarterback, transferred into the school.

Granata, who had played quarterback in youth football, was moved to linebacker.


O'Connell A Prized Chess Piece For New Canaan Football Team

O’Connell A Prized Chess Piece For New Canaan Football Team

NEW CANAAN — In evaluating Ryan O’Connell’s value to the New Canaan football team, it is probably best to start with the positions he cannot play rather than the long list of options afforded his coach, Lou Marinelli.

So don’t expect to see O’Connell on either the offensive or defensive lines. Tight end is out. Linebacker too.


Unique Skill Set Earns Greenwich's Paul Williams Chance To Play At Fordham

For Greenwich’s Paul Williams, The Chance To Play College Football Proved A Snap

GREENWICH — When Paul Williams is asked what position he plays for the Greenwich High School football team, his first response is linebacker.

Then, as if a footnote, he adds he is also the long snapper.

“People hear that and they say it is unique,” Williams said with a smile. “How many people do it or want to do it? It does open up a lot of doors.”