The big game of the weekend is Friday night at Tiger Hollow, where Ridgefield hosts unbeaten Brien McMahon, which can reach the FCIAC championship with two more wins. This will be the Senators’ biggest test to date.
The Darien girls swimming team is The Ruden Report FCIAC Team of the Week.
The Blue Wave will get our T shirts, courtesy of our sponsors: BlueStreak Sports Training, Karl Chevrolet, Innovative Health and Rehabilitation, Riko’s Pizza, Bobby V’s Sports Bar, Chicken Joe’s of New Canaan, Zody’s 19th Hole, Building Blocks, New Balance of New Canaan and Resource Management Group.
NEW CANAAN — The question was both premature yet fitting given the search for new story angles. Moments after New Canaan’s surprisingly easy 62-21 rout of St. Joseph on Friday night, Rams coach Lou Marinelli was asked by some reporters if this was the best team he has coached.
Given that the Rams have only played eight games, they are barely past the halfway pole in what would be a 15-game season if they were to go unbeaten. That question might be timed better on the eve of a state championship game.
FAIRFIELD — As the members of the Greenwich High School volleyball team headed back to their bench, forced to a decisive fifth set by Staples for the FCIAC championship, a sense of urgency emerged.