2:19 PM EST, December 1, 2012
E.O. Smith at Northwest Catholic, Wednesday: Good early season test for Class L runner-up Panthers, who knocked Northwest out of the tournament in quarterfinals last year
Mercy at Career, Dec. 11: Classic early-season SCC matchup between the league's top teams.
Capital Prep vs. Career, Dec. 13: Capital Prep opens its season with a bang against Class LL champion Career at the Doc Hurley Classic
Northwest Catholic at Glastonbury, Dec. 13: Northwest has Hartford-bound Alyssa Reaves and Glastonbury has Courtney Latham, headed to Hartford's America East rival Boston University.
Manchester at Glastonbury, Dec. 18: Manchester lost a lot to graduation, including Player of the Year Ashley Perez, and Glastonbury will want to avenge last year's overtime loss in the Class LL quarterfinals to the Indians.
East Catholic vs. Lauralton Hall at Mercy, Dec. 27: Rematch of a Class LL second-round tournament game last year, in which 15th-seeded East Catholic upset No. 2 Lauralton Hall 45-43.
Cheney Tech at Somers, Dec. 27: Cheney Tech's 1,000-point scorer Colleen Cosker goes up against Somers' Diandra DaRosa.
RHAM at Tolland, Jan. 2: Class M runner-up Tolland blasted RHAM in their first meeting last year by 30, but the Eagles graduated their top player Kristin Schatzlein, while the Sachems' best player, Sarah Veilleux, is only a junior.
Coginchaug at Cromwell, Jan. 4: Defending Class S champs visit Shoreline foe Cromwell.
Cromwell at Bacon Academy, Jan. 5: A non-conference battle between one of the top teams in Class M (Cromwell) and the Class L defending champion.
Career at Mercy, Jan. 9: Second game of the season between the top two SCC teams.
Glastonbury at Weaver, Jan. 11: Glastonbury started its run to the CCC tournament championship with an upset of Class M champion Weaver last year.
Archbishop Malloy (N.Y.) at Capital Prep, Jan. 12: New York powerhouse, which won the state federation Class A championship in 2011, visits Hartford.
Avon at Ellington, Jan. 18: Always a good NCCC matchup
Berlin at E.O. Smith, Jan. 22: Rematch of the Class L semifinal, which E.O. Smith won, 63-52.
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