Commentary: Win Over Ridgefield Gives Staples Some Swagger For State Tournament Run

Commentary: Win Over Ridgefield Gives Staples Some Swagger Back For State Tournament Run

RIDGEFIELD — For 13 days, the members of the Staples baseball team endured an unwanted holiday, touched by a combination of anger and perhaps some embarrassment.

The league preseason favorite and ranked No. 2 in the first state writers’ poll, the Wreckers ended the regular season with a loss at Danbury that cost them a berth in the FCIAC Tournament.



It Seems To Me... FCIAC Tournament Recap, State Tournament Preview Edition

It Seems To Me… FCIAC Tournament Recap, State Tournament Preview Edition

A long holiday weekend could not have come at a better time for the sports media, after a more condensed FCIAC Tournament week that, with pretty cooperative weather, will leave teams better rested for the state playoffs as we prepare for the final two games of the 2015-16 high school season.

Today we put on the rally cap to look back on what took place last week and do a little forward thinking for the CIAC Tournaments.